Founded in 2007, flynasطيران ناسi, previously Nas Air, is a Saudi Arabian low-cost airline and operates domestic and international flights. It is one of the main Saudi Arabian low-cost airlines alongside flyadeal.
The airline has its main operating base at Jeddah, at King Abdulaziz International Airport, with its head office located in Riyadh. In addition, the airline has secondary hubs in Riyadh, Medina, and Dammam.
At the time they launched, the only other Saudi airline was Saudi Arabian Airlines. Under the Nas Air name, they became the only Saudi low-cost airline in the country. In 2009, they launched its first international route connecting Assiut with Sharm el-Sheikh. In November 2013, the airline changed its name to Flynas from Nasair. After some success, flynas later launched more international routes to cities in Turkey and Pakistan and more destinations later on. In April 2014, it became the first low-cost airline to serve a Saudi Arabia to UK route, with its Jeddah to London Gatwick route.
In 2012, they made a codeshare agreement with Etihad, which placed the airline's code on flights from Abu Dhabi. The codeshare agreement between flynas and Etihad as been highly successful and still stands today. In 2013, flynas rebranded and changed its name from Nasair to flynas, which it still operates as today.
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The airline operates flights to an extensive list of domestic destinations, including Abha, Al-Jawf, Dammam, Gassim, Jeddah, Jizan, Medina, Riyadh, and Tabuk.
|Abha||Abha Regional Airport (AHB)|
|Al-Jawf||Al-Jawf Domestic Airport (AJF)|
|Dammam||King Fahad International Airport (DMM)|
|Gassim||Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz International Airport (ELQ)|
|Ha'il||Ha'il Regional Airport (HAS)|
|Jeddah||King Abdulaziz International Airport (JED)|
|Jizan||Jizan Regional Airport (GIZ)|
|Medina||Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz International Airport (MED)|
|Qurayyat||Gurayat Domestic Airport (URY)|
|Riyadh||King Khalid International Airport (RUH)|
|Tabuk||Tabuk Regional Airport (TUU)|
As well as domestic destinations, the airline operates flights to the following international destinations.
|Algeria||Algiers||Houari Boumediene Airport (ALG)|
|Austria||Vienna||Vienna International Airport (VIE)|
|Azerbaijan||Baku||Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD)|
|Bahrain||Manama||Bahrain International Airport (BAH)|
|Bosnia-Herzegovina||Sarajevo||Sarajevo International Airport (SJJ)|
|Egypt||Cairo||Cairo International Airport (CAI)|
|Egypt||Sharm El Sheikh||Sharm El Sheikh International Airport (SSH)|
|Georgia||Tbilisi||Tbilisi International Airport (TBS)|
|Greece||Athens||Athens International Airport (ATH)|
|India||Delhi||Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL)|
|India||Hyderabad||Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (HYD)|
|India||Kozhikode||Calicut International Airport (CCJ)|
|Indonesia||Jakarta||Soekarno–Hatta International Airport (CGK)|
|Indonesia||Makassar||Hasanuddin International Airport (UPG)|
|Indonesia||Medan||Kualanamu International Airport (KNO)|
|Indonesia||Surabaya||Juanda International Airport (SUB)|
|Iraq||Baghdad||Baghdad International Airport (BGW)|
|Jordan||Amman||Queen Alia International Airport (AMM)|
|Kuwait||Kuwait City||Kuwait International Airport (KWI)|
|Lebanon||Beirut||Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY)|
|Nigeria||Kano||Kano International Airport (KAN)|
|Pakistan||Islamabad||Islamabad International Airport (ISB)|
|Pakistan||Karachi||Jinnah International Airport (KHI)|
|Pakistan||Lahore||Allama Iqbal International Airport (LHE)|
|Sudan||Khartoum||Khartoum International Airport (KRT)|
|Turkey||Adana||Adana Şakirpaşa Airport (ADA)|
|Turkey||Antakya||Hatay Airport (HTY)|
|Turkey||Istanbul||Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW)|
|United Arab Emirates||Dubai||Dubai International Airport (DXB)|
|United Arab Emirates||Sharjah||Sharjah International Airport (SHJ)|
Please note that the following information is a guide and subject to change. Baggage allowance will be confirmed during the booking process.
Passengers are permitted one item of cabin baggage, or carry-on baggage. This item must not exceed the dimensions 56 x 36 x 23cm and 7kg in weight.
In addition, passengers are permitted a small laptop bag or handbag, which must be able to fit under the seat in front of you.
Checked baggage allowance is dependent on the class and route flying. The dimensions of any bag must fit within 75 x 33 x 50cm.
Domestic flights, or to the following destinations: Kuwait, Dubai, Amman, Sharm El Sheikh, Istanbul, Trabzon, Beirut, Tbilisi, Batumi, Baku, Vienna, Athens and Sarajevo
Flights for the following destinations: Antakya, Lahore, Islamabad, Adana, Sohag, Aswan, Luxor, Alexandria, Assiut, Hyderabad, New Delhi, Lucknow, Calicut & Karachi
Flights for the following destinations: Cairo, Kano, Khartoum, Baghdad, Erbil and Algeria
Online check-in is available for most flights operated by Flynas. This service will open 48 hours before flying, and will close 2 hours before the flight departure for international flights, or 1 hour before for domestic flights.
flynas also offer the online check-in service from their mobile app. This is only available for selected flights operated by flynas departing from Saudi airports and Dubai International Airport. Passengers checking-in using the mobile app can also obtain and download a mobile boarding pass.
Passengers can also check-in for their flights at the airport, where they can visit the check-in desk. It is recommended that passengers arrive 3 hours before scheduled departure time, to ensure there is enough time to check-in, check any baggage and pass through security. Check-in will close 60 minutes before departure.
Economy Class is one of two cabin classes that the airline offers. With Economy Class, the airline offers a number of different fares — 'Light', 'Plus' and 'Premium'. While these fares make no difference to the Economy Class in-flight experience, they do give added extras such as increased baggage allowance, seat selection and more flexible change and cancellation policies.
Economy Class passengers can order food and drink from the airline's in-flight menu with hot, cold, alcoholic and non-alcoholic options. Those flying on the Premium fare are given a complimentary snack.
The Economy Class cabin is set out in a 3 x 3 formation and is designed to give sufficient legroom and space for each passenger. There are a number of different seat options available for those who choose to pre-select their seats, including extra legroom, front row and 'ladies only' seats.
Flynas do not currently offer a premium economy class.
The Business Class cabin offers a luxurious in-flight experience with a number of added extras.
Passengers flying in Business Class are given an extended baggage allowance, free cancellations/changes on all flights and access to the airline's executive lounge.
After passengers board with priority boarding, the airline's Business Class flight attendants will serve the Business Class cabin with special care, attending to all needs.
Passengers can enjoy complimentary hot meals and snacks, as well as hot, cold, alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks during the flight.
The Business Class cabin has just 8 seats, for an exclusive in-flight experience. Seats are set out in a 2 x 2 formation, with a seat pitch of 48 inches. All seats are made from genuine leather and guarantee relaxed and comfortable journey.
There is currently no first class cabin onboard Flynas planes. Upgrade to Business class for a luxurious flying experience.
Flynas do not currently provide its passengers with any form of in-flight entertainment in terms of movies or TV shows. However, they welcome passengers to bring their own devices on board to keep themselves entertained and also provide an in-flight magazine for passengers to read.
Passengers in business class can enjoy complimentary meals, snacks and drinks included as part of their ticket price. Passengers in economy class do not get food included on their ticket, however, food can be pre-purchased as an add-on before flying (at least 12 hours before travelling). Food on the pre-order menu includes breakfast items, salad, pasta, curries, kebabs, sandwiches and also children's meals.
Flynas do not currently provide any WiFi services on board their flights.
Flynas have their own frequent flyer programme called nasmiles. This offers frequent flyers the opportunity to collect miles and then spending them on flights, seat upgrades, excess baggage or airport lounge access.
Flynas is not currently part of any airline alliance. However, it has codeshare agreements with Etihad and Pegasus Airlines.
Passengers who are flying whilst pregnant are allowed to fly without a doctors certificate for up to 32 weeks. Between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy, a doctors certificate must be provided to prove you are safe to fly.
Children under 12 years old and travelling on their own are not allowed to fly, unless accompanied by a responsible adult of 18 years or older who is their parent, guardian or companion. The airline does not provide an unaccompanied minor service.
Passengers will need to provide details of their reduced mobility or special needs at the time of booking. Some passengers may need to provide a valid doctors certificate to state the nature of the illness and declaring that you are 'fit to fly'.
One of the busiest airports in Saudi Arabia with passenger and cargo flights. The airport is also a hub for Saudia.
Airlines that fly from and to King Abdulaziz International Airport include Aegean, Air Algerie, British Airways, Ethiopian Airlines, Egypt Air, Flydubai, Garuda Indonesia, Royal Falcon and Turkish Airlines.
The flynas fleet contains only Airbus models, with 4 different types. The fleet currently has 32 aircraft, although there are an additional 127 on order.
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17 April 2021
Flynas, the Saudi Air leading low-cost airline and leading carrier in the Middle East, has completed its inaugurated first flight to the historical city of AlUla, on Wednesday March 17, 2021. The airline hopes to increase access to the historical city of AlUl.
17 January 2020
In 2020, Flynas has plans to add the Pakistani destinations of Lahore and Islamabad to its route network. The announcement comes as Flynas plans further expansion in the Indian sub-continent. As well as adding the Pakistani destinations of Lahore and Islamabad to its route network, the airline aslso also intends to increase its route map northwards, with flights to Batumi and Tbilisi (Georgia) and Baku (Azerbaijan). As part of its growth plan, Flynas also hopes to start services to Vienna (Austria) and Sarajevo (Bosnia-Herzegovina).