flyadeal - The Brand New Low-Cost Airline in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
flyadeal is new airline from Saudi Arabia hat promises to offer affordable travel option. The airline intends to fly by end of 2017. Flyadeal was established in 2016 with headquarters at Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Jeddah’s King Abdul-Aziz International Airport will be the airline’s main hub airport from where it plans to fly domestic flights between Jeddah to Dammam, Jeddah to Riyadh, and Dammam to Riyadh and also looks to expand into other regional markets soon after the launch of first flight in the Kingdom.
The Saudi airline’s slogan “‘When we fly, we fly together” confirms flyadeal motto to become the favourite low cost travel option in the Kingdom and beyond. The airline now has leased a fleet of six Airbus A320’s. Saleh al-Jasser, The Director General of flyadeal affirms that they aim to operate a fleet of up to 50 narrow-body jets by 2020. Flyadeal is the low cost wing of Saudi Airlines which owns the airline completely.
Flyadeal – Things to Know
Low cost air travel
Convenient option to choose own service and pay accordingly
Snacks and drinks to purchase on-board
Free newspaper and reading materials
Flyadeal Booking Classes
The airline will have only economy class configuration on-board. Comfortable seats with good leg pitch will ensure a relax journey.
Amenities offered by all Flyadeal Flights
Assistance to specially abled guests
Care for kids and pregnant mothers
Well trained cabin-crew
Flyadeal Online Check In
The airline has not decided on online check in yet. Keep checking the page to know about flyadeal online check in.
Flyadeal Airport Check In
The airline has not decided on airport check in timings yet. Keep checking the page to know about flyadeal airport check in.
Flyadeal Flight Status Updates
Flyadeal will update the flight status information on its webpage. There would also be a customer support for recent flyadeal flight status updates.
Flyadeal Baggage Allowance
Jeddah based airline, flyadeal stays true its tag of Saudi Arabia’s new Low Fare Airline. Flyadeal baggage allowance conforms to that.
Flyadeal baggage allowance for cabin is the best among low cost carriers. Guests can carry up to 10kg in weight and an extra item like a slim laptop case or handbag that fits under the seat.
Restricted items for flyadeal cabin baggage allowance has everything that would be a concern for safety and security. Please note: Your item may not be listed below but can be stopped by airline security.
Antique, toy or replica guns
Swords, knives, archery bows, arrows or similar weapons
Explosives and flammable substances
Chemical and toxic substances
Scissors and any other sharp/bladed objects (e.g. ice-pick, nail clippers)
Aerosols (hair sprays, perfumes, medicines containing alcohol) exceeding 0.5KG/L per article and 2.0KG/L in total weight
Flyadeal baggage allowance for check also is in line with cabin baggage permit. The airline allows 25 kgs of free luggage with booking. However, guests can benefit from the excess baggage facility which charges as follows:
For domestic flights, guests can purchase excess baggage before they reach the airport. For such cases, the fees for excess baggage allowance would be:
1 piece up to 15kg – SAR 55
1 piece up to 25kg – SAR 90If you have not booked prior to reaching the airport, the baggage allowance charges would be:
1 piece of up to 15kg – SAR 105
1 piece of up to 25kg – SAR 160
Note: Any additional weight beyond the 15kg or 25kg will be charged at SAR21 per kg
Flyadeal Food & Drinks
Since most of the flyadeal flight duration will be for short period, there won’t be full-fledged meals service. However, the airline will have provision to purchase snacks and beverages on-board.