Air Arabia is a brand name in the Middle East and North Africa as it is the first and the largest low-cost carrier in the region with services to over 101 destinations. Headquartered in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Air Arabia is a budget airline operating out of Sharjah Freight Centre, Sharjah International Airport. It has a secondary hub in Ras Al Khaimah and focus cities in Alexandria, Egypt, and Casablanca, Morocco.
Established on February 3, 2003, Air Arabia started operations on October 28, 2003, with its first flight from Sharjah to Muharraq, Bahrain International Airport. Their foundation is based on offering travellers comfort, trust and value for money to its expanding network of destinations.
IATA code: G9
Air Arabia Fleet & Destinations
As of May 2016, Air Arabia has a fleet of 44 Airbus A320-200 aircraft. Air Arabia flies across Middle East, North Africa, Asia, and Europe to 118 cities currently. These include Alexandria, Amman, Amsterdam, Baghdad, Baku, Barcelona, Chittagong, Cologne, Doha, Dubai, Goa, Karachi, Kochi, Kuwait City, London, Lyon, Paris, Mumbai, Muscat, Naples, Nairobi, Sialkot, Venice, and Yerevan among many others!
Code Share Partner Airlines
Emirates Airlines is not a member of any international airline alliances. However the airline has codeshare agreements with Air Mauritius, Air New Zealand, Alaska Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Cathay Pacific Airways, Garuda Indonesia, JetBlue, Jetstar, Jetstar Asia, Korean Air, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian Airlines, Silk Air, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, TAP Portugal, Thai Airways International and Virgin America.
Air Arabia On-Board Services
Air Arabia has one of the most spacious cabin seating space in budget airlines category, providing a very comfortable journey to all its flyers. For in-flight entertainment, a wide range is available to keep one occupied. These include in-flight magazine, Al Nawras, and pre-selected in-flight entertainment such as TV programmes, movies, sports, news, and comedy. Fun onboard with songs and performances are also encouraged in the flight.
Sky mall is the onboard duty-free shopping which offers accessories, watches, jewellery, sweets, perfumes, and much more. Sky Café allows you to pre-book your meals on flights at an affordable price. A variety of sumptuous meals is available to select from which include light snacks, chocolates, sandwiches, hot meals and, non-alcoholic beverages.
Air Arabia Baggage Information
Air Arabia allows you to customize your travel and pay for the luggage you need only. On most routes, you can opt to purchase a luggage allowance of 20, 30 or 40 kg, with no baggage exceeding 32 kg and a total dimension of 160 cm (w+d+l).
Air Arabia allows a whole 10 kg as cabin baggage, not exceeding the dimension of 55cm x 40cm x 20cm (22in x 16in x 8in).
Please visit the airline website for detailed information.
Air Arabia Frequent Flyer Program
Airewards is the frequent flyer loyalty program offered by Air Arabia. You can join the program for free and collect miles as you fly. Points can be used towards free flights, meals, seat selection, baggage allowance, travel insurance, and airport services.
A family account can also be created for more benefits..
Book Air Arabia Flights Online
With online booking you can be assured of best possible prices; you can scan flight times, fares and duration to select a flight as per your budget and convenience. You can also purchase extra luggage online, check-in online and modify your journey as per your comfort.
Khan Saheb Building,
Industrial area no.10,
Near Geeco roundabout, Sharjah Industrial area,
Call Centre: 00971 6 558 00 00