flynas announce 11 new routes; Salzburg and Tirana among new airports
flynas has announced 11 new non-stop summer-seasonal routes from Saudi Arabia. Four destinations – Hurghada, Salalah, Salzburg, Tirana – are brand-new to its network. With one exception, all will operate three-weekly, including Qassim – Sarajevo. There’s very little competition to any of them.
|Start date||Weekly frequency||Competition (weekly frequency)|
|Dammam – Batumi||19 May||3||No|
|Dammam – Sharm el Sheikh||19 May||3||No|
|Jeddah – Baku||20 May||4||Azerbaijan Airlines (1)|
|Jeddah – Batumi||20 May||3||No|
|Jeddah – Hurghada||Not yet known||Not yet known||No|
|Jeddah – Salzburg||19 May||3||No|
|Qassim – Sarajevo||27 May||3||FlyBosnia (2)|
|Riyadh – Hurghada||19 May||3||No|
|Riyadh – Salalah||18 Jun||3||No|
|Riyadh – Salzburg||20 May||3||No|
|Riyadh – Tirana||20 May||3||No|
|Source: flynas website and OAG Schedules Analyser.|
Flynas started Sharm el Sheikh many years ago, Baku in S18, and Batumi and Sarajevo last summer. Batumi is the second-largest city in Georgia, located on the coast of the Black Sea. It’s a popular tourist destination known for its bustling seaside resorts during the summer.