Domestic Human Remains Transportation

Reservation:

For domestic reservations and information;

Sabiha Gokcen Airport Office
Tel: +90 216 585 59 83
7/24 Operation GSM: +90 549 827 53 40
E mail: OPSPGS@wcs-turkey.com

Requested documents for reservation;

  • Death certificate
  • Burial certificate
  • ID Copy of accompanying person

Rates:

Domestic human remains transportation performed according to the following rate classes that are defined in ticket sales system.

HUM 1 (12 years and over) 600 TRY
HUM C (0 - up to 12 years) 300 TRY

Important:

  • Funeral should be brought to the airport only 2 hours before the scheduled flight.
  • Funeral can only be accepted inside an enclosed solid wooden coffin in order to prevent leakage.
  • Cremated human remains are not accepted by any means for transportation.
  • Acceptance to Turkey only from abroad is permitted. (There is no restriction of HUM transportation of which the death reason is infectious diseases, which comes from the international airport and transfer to the domestic airport in Turkey). HUM which has died in Turkey due to infectious disease will not be transported regardless of the Destination. Laissez-Passer for Human Remains form needs to be declared before acceptance. The information must be filled and signed to receive the acceptance from the office of border health division.

International Human Remains Transportation

Reservation:

Human Remain shipments from Turkey to abroad, "Pegasus Cargo" works with IATA (International Air Transport Association) certified freight forwarders. All processes need to be completed before the scheduled flight by the freight forwarder (customs procedures, documentation, pricing, etc.).

Necessary Documents:

  • Consular document
  • Death certificate

Stated documents must be transported with funeral.

Important:

  • Funeral should be brought to the airport only 2 hours before the scheduled flight.
  • Human remains can only be accepted inside an enclosed solid wooden, zinc or lead coffin which is covered with canvas sheet, plastic folio.
  • Cremated human remains are not accepted by any means for transportation.
  • Acceptance to Turkey only from abroad is permitted. (There is no restriction of HUM transportation of which the death reason is infectious diseases, which comes from the international airport and transfer to the domestic airport in Turkey). HUM which has died in Turkey due to infectious disease will not be transported regardless of the Destination. Laissez-Passer for Human Remains form needs to be declared before acceptance. The information must be filled and signed to receive the acceptance from the office of border health division.

IATA cargo agents’ telephone and fax numbers can be found in the following link:

You can click the below link for looking IATA cargo agents' phone and fax numbers.

Link: For International reservation and information;

Please contact our Cargo General Sales Agents’s in related country:

Link: General sale Agents