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Last Updated on 3 February 2023 04:57 (UTC +0)

Company Profile

SunExpress which operates with IATA code (XQ) and ICAO code SXS, is a low cost carrier airline that flies domestic & international routes. The airline flies to destinations all over the world from its main hub located in İzmir Adnan Menderes Airport (ADB). Although the airline operates using the name SunExpress, it is the trade name for SunExpress. The company is lead by the CEO, Max Kownatzki. The address of the head office is Turkey.


SunExpress which operates with IATA (XQ) and ICAO (SXS) is managed by SunExpress. The airline was established in 1989. Across the years, SunExpress continued to innovate its business by establishing a worthwhile and enjoyable experience for their passengers. This airline started its operation on 02-04-1990. The first ever flight route was Frankfurt to Antalya using Boeing 737-300. SunExpress has been awarded Sixth place in Airline Index (2018),Germany’s most punctual airline (2018),Türkiye’s (Turkey’s) safest airline (2018),Fifth best leisure airline in the world (2018 & 2019),World’s Best Leisure Airline (2022). The milestone that has been obtained by the airline is 2016 - New modern Call Center in Izmir,2017 - Market leader for Egypt flights,2018 - Entertainment on board,2018 - Introduction of SunExpress Bonus.

Flight Attendant

SunExpress cabin crew wears a uniform in black and white. For male flight attendants, they wear white long sleeve with black vest and orange tie and black trousers. For female flight attendants, they wear white short sleeve with black vest and yellow scarf and black trousers or black skirt. Besides a beautifully made uniform, SunExpress cabin crew always committed to exceed their passengers’ expectations by providing excellent flight services.


SunExpress operates using a number of aircrafts, all of which can be checked in the following table:
Type Quantity
Airbus A320-200 6
Boeing 737-800 45
Boeing 737 MAX 8 9

Call Center

If you have any question for the airline or are facing difficulties during your travel such as lost baggage or cancelled flights, you can directly contact the airline. The SunExpress customer service call center can be contacted on one of the following phone numbers :
Country Phone
Austria 0820-898797
Denmark 0787 72825
Germany 069 9023 4000
Finland 0931579405
France 0821 770193
Netherlands 020 811 0777
Norway 800-11263
Turkey +90 444-0-797
Sweden 08-50 639542
Switzerland +41 900 444797
Italy and Rome 06 976 285 70
UK 020 349 985 70
Belgium 02 808 59 46
other countries 0090 – 232 444 0 797

Live Chat

Another way is to access their live chat page here.

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