Dubai-based airline flydubai has announced the launch of flights to Sharm el-Sheikh. The carrier will operate three weekly flights to Sharm el-Sheikh International Airport (SSH) from June 15.
The route will become flydubai’s second destination in Egypt alongside Alexandria Borg El Arab International Airport (HBE). Flights from Terminal 2, DXB to SSH will operate Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.
Ghaith Al Ghaith, CEO of flydubai, said: “As more countries gradually lift restrictions on international travel, we are delighted to expand our network and offer passengers more options to travel this summer. . Sharm El Sheikh has been a popular vacation destination for many years and we anticipate high demand for travel from UAE and GCC. “
flydubai will restart operations in Batumi, Georgia and Tivat, Montenegro from June 25, and both destinations will offer UAE residents a visa on arrival.
Flights to Bodrum and Trabzon in Turkey will start on June 4 and 24 respectively with Mykonos and Santorini flights starting June 18. The carrier plans to start flights to Naples in Italy and Salzburg in Austria from July.
Commenting on the announcement, Sudhir Sreedharan, Senior Vice President of Business Operations (UAE, CCG, Africa and Indian Subcontinent) at flydubai said, “With the return request, we can see from the requests we receive. that our customers are eager to travel. again and start making their travel plans. Sharm El Sheikh is another exciting destination for our passengers to visit for their summer vacation. “