Tap Portugal is the state-owned carrier for Portugal and flies to 78 destinations in 34 countries worldwide. Tap Portugal has its key hub in Lisbon and serves as the crossroads to the African, North and South American continents. A member of the Star Alliance it has won numerous awards including 'Best Airline in Europe' in 2011 and 2013 by Global Traveler Magazine. Offering discounts to university and Erasmus students it is committed to innovation and technology.
Tap Portugal operates a modern fleet of Airbus aircraft out of its Lisbon hub and has recently strengthened its routes between Portugal and Germany with a new route to Hannover and improved services to Munich and Berlin.
Tap Portugal offers both Economy and Business classes on their long haul routes, which use modern Airbus aircraft, flying to Europe, Africa, North and South America. Premium boarding is offered and entitles you to the boarding time of your choosing, a dedicated area at the boarding gate and exclusive buses.
In economy class on A330 and A340 aircraft passengers receive blankets, pillows and headphones. The meal options vary depending on the route taken and range from a hot meal to a snack. A wide variety of special meals are available, which can be booked at the time of ticket purchase. Entertainment is either a ceiling mounted screen or personal screen, depending on the aircraft flown. OnAir wifi internet access is available on Airbus A330 aircraft.
As part of the Star Alliance network you will have earned vital Miles & More frequent flyer points that can be redeemed against future flights. As you take a moment to reflect after a long flight perhaps, for business travellers, now might be the opportunity to relax in one of the lounges before continuing on your onward journey or to your important business meeting. For those with children, perhaps 'Flip and Flap' - Tap Portugal's project created for children aged 2-9 - make the journey a pleasant one.
With its motto of 'Arms Wide Open', Tap Portugal wants to embrace you with a magical European travel experience. Innovative in its approach there is a real vibe of Portugal in the way it does things. If you are a student then take advantage of their special discounts. If not you can still take advantage of the Tap Victoria frequent flyer program by collecting Victoria miles for every trip you make.
All Airbus aircraft have either ceiling mounted screens (A319-A321) where you can enjoy content including sports, destinations, cartoons and more or individual screens (A330, A340) allowing on-demand access to a selection of up to 30 films, 12 audio channels 15 TV channels as well as a Kids' channel, 10 games and 60 CDs. On Air wifi internet is available on the A330 'Perdo Nunes'. A selection of magazines and newspapers are available for collection at Porto and Lisbon airports, while onboard there is the award-winning UP Magazine.
Tap Portugal offers high quality hot andcold meals, light meals and snacks, all benefitting from a unique Portuguese influence. Dietary meals are also available, which can be reserved at the time of booking your ticket. These include diabetic, gluten-free, Halal, vegetarian, Kosher, children'smeals and seafood only meals. The Airbus fleet is modern and sleek and in keeping with an innovative airline; the Airbus A340, for example, has been redesigned to provide more legroom.
If you're at home you can check-in online or using our mobile app if you're on the train or in a car. Of course, you can check-in at the airport and be greeted by one of Tap Portugal's friendly and helpful check-in staff, or perhaps you like the thought of using a self-service check-in. If you are flying from Lisbon you can take advantage of the personalised Home Check-in and have your luggage collected from your home or hotel.