Pakistan International Airline Online Ticket Reservation & Booking
Pakistan International Airlines commonly known as PIA is the national flag carrier of Pakistan. Its main hub is Karachi.
PIA was founded in 1946 as Orient Airways and based in Calcutta. After the partition and creation of Pakistan in 1947, the head office was shifted to Karachi. In 1955, the Orient Airways was nationalized, and renamed as Pakistan International Airline (PIA).
Pakistan International Airline grew tremendously in its early years and is credited for being a pioneer in a number of achievements that changed the course of commercial passenger flights.
- • PIA is credited with being the first non-communist airline to operate flights to Beijing, China.
- • PIA was the first to fly to Beijing over the Karakorum Mountains, thus opening a new air route for other airlines.
- • PIA was the first airline to introduce in-flight movies and entertainment on international flights.
- • PIA was the first Asian airline to operate a jet aircraft in its passenger flights.
- • PIA was the first Asian airline to fly to Oslo, the capital city of Norway.
- • PIA was the first Asia airline to induct Boeing 737-300 in its fleet.
PIA is the largest airline in Pakistan with a fleet of 33 aircrafts comprising 11 Aifrbus 320-200 having 2-Class seating configuration for 8 Business Class and 150 Economy Class passengers, 6 Boeing 777-200ER offering 3-Class seating configuration of 35 Business Class, 45 First Class and 240 Economy Class seating, 4 Boeing 777-300ER offering 35 Business Class seating with 54 First Class and 304 Economy Class seating for passengers, 2 Boeing 777-200LR having 35 Business Class seating with 60 First Class and 215 Economy Class seating. In addition, PIA also has 5 ATR 42/500 with 2-Class configuration offering 10 First Class and 38 Economy Class seating and 5 ATR 72/500 having 2-Class configuration offering 12 First Class and 58 Economy Class seating for use in private charter routes across Pakistan.
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Business Class and First Class Facilities
PIA offers its Business Class that feels like First Class. Promoted as Business Plus for the class conscious and comfort driven passengers, the PIA Business Plus is offered on both domestic as well as international routes. Travelling to your destination on the Business Plus seats is a privilege and includes the following perks.
Business Plus Seats: PIA wants you to enjoy the luxury of First Class in PIA’s Business Plus Seats. The seats are custom designed in Italy and Switzerland to provide amazing levels of leg-room and shoulder space. The PIA Business Plus seats ensure that your personal space is truly your own and you are never feeling cramped. The PIA Business Plus Seats make you feel right at home when you are sleeping, eating, working, reading a book or just lying back and enjoying our in-flight entertainment.
Business Plus Lounges: PIA wants to ensure that your comfort and convenience means the world and has designed their Business Plus Lounges to reflect this spirit. The Business Plus Lounges of PIA are there to serve all international and major domestic stations where you can sit back and relax. Conveniently located in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad airports, the Business Plus Lounges accord comfort and our hospitable staff ensure that you are well looked after during your stay with us at the airport. The passengers of Business Plus Lounges have access to latest magazines and newspapers, internet access, cable television and snack giving you an opportunity to enjoy the best of Pakistani traditions in a modern and comfortable environment.
Kerb-Side Counters: PIA extends beyond the counters to facilitate the Business Class travellers using PIA. PIA offers the Kerb-Side Counter facility at Islamabad and Karachi airport where PIA Business Plus passengers and avail exclusive on-ground privilege the moment your vehicle arrives at the airport terminal. The Business Plus Kerb-side Counters are conveniently located the moment you step out of your vehicle.
Business Plus Porters and Check-in Counters: PIA offers its Business Plus passengers the Business Plus Porter and Check-in services. The efficient and trained porters in sparkling white uniforms of PIA will collect your baggage and take you straight to the Business Plus Check-in Counter where you will receive priority baggage tags as well as priority boarding facilities. No queue or worry about handling your baggage as the PIA Business Plus Porters and the Check-in Staff will take care of everything.
Fast Track Immigration: The Business Plus passengers of PIA on arrival at Karachi, Islamabad, Lahore, Heathrow or Dubai International airport will receive a warm welcome from PIA. The efficient and trained staff representatives will walk you through all the arrival formalities so you don’t have to stand in line or worry about clearance.
PIA Airlines Flights & Ticket Booking
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is the most trusted and widely used Airline mainly by Pakistan nationals, Afghans, and other foreigners living within Pakistan. Pakistan International Airlines is most popular for destinations like Dhaka, Toronto, Beijing, Paris, Delhi, Milan, Tokyo, Kuwait City, Oslo, Muscat, Salalah, Quetta, Islamabad, Peshawar, Lahore, Doha, Moscow and Dammam.
Pakistan International (PIA) offers its passengers the option to book tickets either online or by visiting their offices in all major cities including through their franchise DSA or PSA offices. In addition, PIA has given access to a number of travel agents including Rehman Travels to book flights and issue tickets on their behalf for both international as well as domestic sector travel.
PIA Airlines Local Flights Online Reservation
Pakistan International Airlines is always the first choice for local flights within Pakistan due to its wide coverage across the country. Pakistan International Airlines or PIA has the most destinations for scheduled local flights and has a reservation system that is accessible from all across the country. Some of the popular destinations for PIA exclusive local flight sectors include, Zhob, Chitral, Gilgit, Skardu, Saidu Sharif, Turbat, Sukkur, Larkana (Moenjodaro) and Turbat.
PIA Discount Offers
Pakistan International Airlines or PIA is regularly offering discount schemes for various sectors of their flights. Rehman Group of Travels in collaboration with PIA provides discount on domestic and international flights of Pakistan International Airlines in order to build and develop customer loyalty with the company and PIA. The discounts and special offer fares through Rehman Group of Travels are highly appreciated by our all valued customers.
PIA Airlines Loyalty Program
Pakistan International Airlines Awards+Plus Program is a richly rewarding loyalty scheme for valued passengers. When you travel on Pakistan International Airlines flights or use PIA designated partners such as other airlines, hotels, car rental companies or affinity credit cards, you will build A+ Miles which can be exchanged for free travel and other exciting awards. Pakistan International Airlines Loyalty Awards +Plus Miles can be redeemed for free tickets, excess baggage vouchers, cabin upgrades and a variety of exciting rewards and special deals.
PIA Airlines Flight Schedule, Flight Status & Baggage Allowance Information
Pakistan International Airline has a handsome baggage allowance even for economy passengers on flights returning to Pakistan from different countries.
On the domestic flights for check-in baggage, PIA allows two pieces of luggage with total weight not exceeding 30kg for Business Plus passengers and one piece of luggage not exceeding 20kg. The hand-carry allowance by PIA on domestic flights is one piece of 7kg for economy class and upto two pieces of hand carry baggage not exceeding 12kg for business class.
PIA Baggage Allowance for USA & Canada
On the international flights, Pakistan International Airlines or PIA, the free check-in baggage allowance for USA and Canada is two pieces of 28kg each for both economy and business class passengers. The excess baggage charge for international flights by PIA is USD 110 per piece of not more than 23kg.
PIA Baggage Allowance for UK
The free baggage allowance for PIA passengers going to UK or coming from UK is 35kg and 10kg for infant (without seat) on the economy class. The Business Plus passengers on PIA are allowed 45kg and 10kg (for infant without seat) for outbound and inbound sectors.
PIA Baggage Allowance for India, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Nepal
PIA has special baggage offers for regional countries. The baggage allowance for PIA flights India, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Nepal is 30kg for economy class and 40kg for business plus class. PIA charges for excess baggage from these regional countries are USD 5-10 per kg.
For passengers coming from these countries to board flights to UK/ Europe/UAE/Saudi Arabia/Gulf/China/Japan/Malaysia/Hong Kong/Thailand countries, the baggage allowance is 40kg on economy class and 50kg on business plus class. The excess baggage rates are USD 10-15 per kg.
PIA Baggage Allowance for China, Japan, Malaysia, Hong Kong and Thailand
Pakistan International Airlines or PIA has great baggage allowance offers for the Far East travellers. PIA allows free baggage allowance of 40kg for economy and 50kg for Business Plus passengers from these sectors. Only from Hong Kong and Bangkok the PIA baggage allowance is 35kg for economy and 45kg for Business Plus passengers.
Top PIA Airlines Deals Today
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