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More sunshine flights from LJLA as SunExpress announce Turkey departures for Summer 2025

SunExpress, a joint venture of Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines, will launch flights from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) to Antalya in Turkey in 2025.

The award-winning airline will offer three flights a week from Liverpool to Antalya next summer, with services starting from 6th April, 2025 departing on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

Seats are on sale now with excellent value prices starting from £69.99 (per route, per person, SunEco fare) including checked baggage and can be booked at

SunExpress offers a range of ticket fare options with the basic SunEco option including at least 20 kg of checked baggage on international flights.

For small additional payments, passengers can upgrade to SunClassic and SunPremium fares with added benefits such as increased baggage allowance, pre-flight seat selection, inclusive onboard meal and the ability to amend bookings without extra charge.

Paul Winfield, Aviation Director for LJLA commented,

“We are delighted to welcome this new scheduled service with SunExpress, the latest carrier to announce operations from Liverpool.

Antalya remains a popular destination from Liverpool John Lennon Airport and a route with significant scope to grow when comparing capacity to other UK Airports.

We look forward to seeing SunExpress begin and grow their services in Liverpool, with passengers from across the North West being given the opportunity to fly to popular destinations from the Faster Easier Friendlier Airport in the North West.

Tobias Bracht, Head of Sales for SunExpress, said:

“We are thrilled to announce the launch of our exciting new route from Liverpool to Antalya in 2025.

We are dedicated to offering exceptional value and convenience to our passengers with direct flights and look forward to connecting further airports in the UK with Türkiye.”

SunExpress is a value carrier with a strong presence on the Turkish Riviera and in Anatolia. It is operating a total of 200 routes to 68 destinations across 35 countries in 2024. SunExpress is the leading carrier between Germany-Austria-Switzerland and the Turkish Riviera and Anatolia.

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