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Gulf Air’s New Destinations this June!

We are delighted to announce the launch, this month, of five new Gulf Air destinations!

On 10th June, we will commence our three-weekly service to Borg el Arab Airport, Alexandria in Egypt
On 11th June, we will commence our five-weekly service to Mohammed V Airport, Casablanca in Morocco
On 12th June, we will commence our five-weekly service to Heydar Aliyev International Airport, Baku in Azerbaijan
On 15th June, we will commence our daily service to Kozhikode International Airport in Calicut, India
On 16th June, we will commerce our twice-weekly service to Sharm El Sheikh International Airport in Egypt

Gulf Air flights can be booked online at Fare/booking queries can also be directed to the airline’s 24-hour Worldwide Contact Centre on (+973) 17373737, or any Gulf Air sales offices and approved travel agencies.


Change to Check-in Counter Closing Time at Bahrain International Airport

Gulf Air is committed to ensuring the best possible experience for all our valued passengers. In line with this, we would like to inform you that check-in counters for all Gulf Air flights at Bahrain International Airport will close 60 minutes prior to scheduled flight departure times.

This is to ensure that there are no unnecessary flight delays and provide sufficient time for passengers to check-in, ensure baggage drop off, proceed through immigration, security and board the aircraft at ease.

You are strongly advised to arrive at Bahrain International Airport at least 3 hours in advance of your scheduled flight departure time in order to complete all check-in procedures in a timely fashion.

Gulf Air always strives to serve all its passengers to the highest standards and appreciates their understanding and cooperation.


Gulf Air’s Inaugural Abha and Tabuk Operations

Gulf Air’s inaugural Abha and Tabuk operations will commence in mid-September 2018.

The Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier is honored to add these 2 cities to our Saudi network taking us to a total of 7 destinations served by Gulf Air in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Abha is known for its hilltop fortresses, winding mountainous roads, cable car rides and mild climate making it a great destination for a family trip; Tabuk is famous for its archaeological sites, amazing desert nature and marine tourism.

Schedule information and launch dates will be shared with our valued Falconflyer members at the earliest.


Lounge Access at Kozhikode International Airport in Calicut, India

We regret to inform our valued Falconflyer members that access to the premium lounge at Kozhikode International Airport in Calicut, India is temporarily unavailable. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and will provide further updates as and when available.