Qatar Airways resumes flights to Doha from Pulkovo Airport
Qatar Airways plans to resume regular flights between St. Petersburg and Doha on 23 July 2021. Flights from Pulkovo Airport to Hamad International Airport will initially be operated twice-weekly on Fridays and Sundays. The route will be served with an A320.
“We are happy to resume scheduled flights to Saint-Petersburg and increase number of frequencies from Moscow and continue the process of rebuilding our network in Russia that was initiated by the relaunch of Moscow-Doha route in March,” said Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker. “Having become the largest international carrier during the early stages of the pandemic, has enabled us to accumulate unrivalled experience of how to safely and reliably carry passengers during these uncertain times. Our wide network of flights during these challenging times has ensured we have kept up-to-date with the latest in international airport procedures and implemented the most advanced safety and hygiene measures onboard our aircraft and in our hub, Hamad International Airport. We have been the airline passengers can rely on during this crisis and we will continue to ensure the safest and most reliable experience for our passengers as global travel recovers.”
Leonid Sergeev, CEO Northern Capital Gateway LLC, noted: “The resumption of the Doha – St. Petersburg flight in cooperation with Qatar Airways opens up new opportunities for both business and travel. Russia is a visa-free country for citizens of Qatar. We are proud that St. Petersburg will be able to use all its tourism potential and great history.”