JED-BRU

flynas inaugurated operations between Jeddah in Saudi Arabia and Brussels on Saturday 2 December. The 3-weekly 4,420-kilometre service will be maintained on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, with the A320neo aircraft. The airline faces no competition on the route. Flight XY641 departs Jeddah at 03:40 local time, arriving in Brussels at 08:25 local time. The return […]

December 6, 2023 | Latest Route News +

JED-BHX

SAUDIA began a 3-weekly service between Jeddah and Birmingham on Sunday 2 July. The 4,880-kilometre route will be flown using the airline’s fleet of 787-9s. SAUDIA faces no competition between the two cities. Flight SV251 departs Jeddah at 08:10 local time on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays, arriving in Birmingham at 13:00 local time. The return service, operating as flight SV250, leaves […]

July 11, 2023 | Latest Route News +

RUH-NCE

SAUDIA began 3-weekly seasonal service between Riyadh and Nice on Friday 16 June. The 4,130-kilometre route will be flown using the airline’s fleet of A320s. SAUDIA faces no competition between the two cities. The SkyTeam member last served the airport in 2009. Flight SV129 will depart Riyadh at 09:25 local time on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, arriving in France at 14:40 […]

June 22, 2023 | Latest Route News +

IST-EWR

Analysis of the latest Cirium airline schedule data indicates that capacity between Europe and all regions outside of Europe is down just 2% in 2023 Q2 versus 2019 Q2. However, this apparent stability hides a number of significant changes at a country, airline and airport level. The US is still by far the biggest country […]

Wizz Air Budapest

Few intercontinental markets have grown so quickly recently as Saudi Arabia to Europe. It is part of the country’s highly ambitious drive towards Vision 2030 and is assisted by the government’s Air Connectivity Program (ACP). This subsidises new routes and, therefore, facilitates greater connectivity and more tourism. According to Cirium schedules information data, the market […]

April 13, 2023 | Airports, Europe, Top Story

VCE-JED ROUTE LAUNCH

Wizz Air has had a busy start to the summer season launching several new routes. One of those was between Venice VCE and Jeddah in Saudi Arabia, which commenced on Tuesday 28 March. The 3,600-kilometre route will initially operate 2-weekly on Tuesdays and Saturdays and faces no direct competition. Frequencies will be reduced to weekly on Tuesdays during July and August […]

March 30, 2023 | Latest Route News +