Mubasher: Jazeera Airways announced that it prepares to launch a new direct service to Abha, making the capital of the Asir Region its sixth destination in Saudi Arabia.
The new destination will be served with three weekly return flights every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, the Kuwait-based low-cost airline said in a statement on Tuesday.
Commenting on the announcement, Jazeera Airways CEO, Rohit Ramachandran, said: “We are very pleased to be launching the first direct service between Kuwait and Abha, connecting our customers to the popular Saudi tourist destination known for its unique scenic landscapes, historic monuments and breathtaking views from its surrounding mountains."
“The launch comes as part of our expansion in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, adding to our services to Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam and Taif, as we continue to provide our customers with more direct and connecting routes across the region and on to Europe and the Indian Subcontinent,” he added.
Fares for the new flight start from KWD 70 (SAR 866) for a return flight.