Turkish Cargo is committed to accomplishment of the transportation service in the fastest way within the latest option and the shortest connection time thanks to its TK COURIER service. We carry your cargo elaborately by our personnel, specialized and trained in all processes covering a wide range where the security screening, palleting, ramp handling and loading. We place your shipments, which are ready for the cargo compartment, in the appropriate position within the aircraft, and we transport such shipments to their destinations in a manner to ensure that they would be loaded and unloaded in the fastest manner.

Pre-Alert Message

Qualified Personnel Trained in IATA

Quick Apron Transfer

Dedicated Acceptance Gate

Tracking by EDI Message

Easy and Quick Reservation

Dedicated Acceptance Period

Coordinated Operations With Courier and Express Agents

TK COURIER is the transportation service "from an airport to another", which is designed to satisfy any and all kinds of transportation requirements that might be related to e-commerce, last minute, personal or courier services.  For the purpose of avoiding compromise on the quality standards, Turkish Cargo collaborates only with the designated agents. 

Security is ensured on 24/7 basis by means of the closed circuit camera system consisting of 330 CCTVs.

In respect of any booking made by making use of the TK COURIER in Istanbul, the cargo acceptance is performed until a period 120 minutes is left to the departure of the scheduled flight.  Such accepted cargo is taken from the cargo acceptance gate in the fastest manner and subjected to the security screenings as required. 

TK COURIER is one of the most privileged cargo types in respect of the capacity planning sorting.  The palletization procedures performed by the trained personnel will prepare the cargo for the flight rapidly and securely.  Any cargo, which is ready for the flight, is brought into a position for being ready to be loaded on board the aircraft as promptly as practicable in a manner that would not hinder the ramp safety. 

Any TK COURIER cargo, received as a privileged package, is prepared for the delivery for the purpose of performance of the customs procedures following performance of the privileged and rapid delivery order preparation procedures. 


For the purpose of sorting out the cost-sensitive and time-sensitive consignments, TK COURIER offers the CURMATGEN and the CURMATCOU options. If the arrival time of the consignment is the primary factor, then you may benefit from the advantages of the time-sensitive transportation by choosing the CURMATCOU booking option.  If the transportation cost of the consignment is of primary nature, then you may benefit from the advantages of the cost-sensitive transportation by choosing the CURMATGEN booking option.

Your shipment status would be informed to you as a pre-alert message.


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