Qatar Airways is to launch services to Yanbu and Tabuk in – its ninth and tenth destinations in KSA.
It will operate three-weekly flights to Yanbu from May 9 and to Tabuk from June 19.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker said: “We have been steadily growing our presence and services to Saudi Arabia for the past 20 years; both Yanbu and Tabuk will bring additional flight options for passengers connecting from Asia, the Middle East, Europe and the Americas.”
Qatar Airways began operations to Saudi Arabia in 1997 with non-stop flights to Jeddah. The airline has added Riyadh, Dammam, Madinah, Gassim, Ta’if, Al Hofuf and Abha to its portfolio of destinations, all non-stop to and from Doha.
The airline currently operates 158 weekly flights to eight key cities in Saudi Arabia. The addition of Yanbu and Tabuk will increase the number of Qatar Airways’ weekly flights to the kingdom to 164 non-stop flights.