Condor, legally incorporated as Condor Flugdienst GmbH, is a German leisure airline based in Frankfurt and a subsidiary of the Thomas Cook Group. The company specializes in vacation flights and caters to popular tourist destinations in Asia, Africa, North and South America and the Caribbean. Together with Air Namibia, she offers codeshare flights to Windhoek and Air Baltic is also a partner on selected routes. The fleet of Condor is currently (as of June 2019) at 41 aircraft, some of the type Airbus A320-200 and A321-200, partly from the manufacturer Boeing. According to the non-profit organization "atmosfair", Condor is by far the most environmentally friendly airline in the world.
While the airline only offers Economy and Premium Economy travel packages for short-haul and medium-haul flights, long-haul flights also offer a Business Class option. Frequent flyers can earn miles on all Condor flights with the Miles & More loyalty card. These are redeemable at all participating partners, including Turkish Airlines.
On shorter flights with Condor entertainment is also provided. In addition to a varied film and music program on board the holiday flier also offers a large selection of duty-free products. Upon request, passengers can pre-order certain products before their trip and then receive them during the flight. Condor received the "Service Champion Gold" award in 2017 from the prestigious "Die Welt" newspaper for the third year in a row. The airline also owns awards such as the German Fairness Prize or the title "Brand of the Year 2016".
👜 Baggage regulations at Condor
Condor baggage policies vary by zone: for Zone 1 (Balearic Islands, Bulgaria, Balkans, Croatia, Italy, France, Spain and Portugal) and Zone 2 (Iceland, Cape Verde, Canary Islands, Madeira, Malta, Cyprus, Turkey, Greece , Gambia, Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt and United Arab Emirates) are in the Economy Class Classic per person 20 kg, in the Premium Class 25 kg allowed. The Economy Class Light does not provide any checked baggage.
Condor flights in Zone 3 (Asia, East Africa, Caribbean, South and Central America) and Zone 4 (South Africa and the Indian Ocean) are 20 kg in Economy Class, 25 kg in Premium Class and 30 kg in Business Class allowed. Exceptions are flights from Brazil. Here, passengers of all classes are allowed to carry two pieces of baggage each weighing 32 kg.
For flights in Zone 5 (US, Canada and Puerto Rico), the baggage allowance in Economy Class and Premium Class is 23 kg and in Business Class two bags of 32 kg. The sum of the external dimensions (length + width + height) must not be more than 158 cm per piece of luggage. If the permissible dimensions or weights are exceeded, a corresponding fee will be charged. Prams, car seats and wheelchairs transported Condor free.
🕗 Condor Web Check-in
From 24 hours to two hours before departure, travelers can - of course for free - check in online at Condor. You can print the boarding pass yourself or upload it to your mobile phone. At the airport, they then drop their luggage quickly and easily at the drop-off counter. If you travel only with hand luggage, go with the boarding pass directly to the gate.
At US airports and in Windhoek and Hurghada, mobile boarding passes are not accepted. Passengers can still check in online and pick up their boarding pass at the check-in counter if they do not want to print it themselves. For departures from airports in Turkey, the Dominican Republic and Costa Rica, Condor online check-in is not possible due to government regulations.
To avoid unnecessary stress, travelers should arrive at the airport at least two hours before departure. At least 45 minutes before the scheduled departure time, they should have gone through all the controls and be at the gate. The passport (if necessary with visa) as well as the air ticket or the boarding pass are to be kept.