The route will mainly serve Saudi Arabian passengers flying to the Czech Republic, especially to the spas.
After six years, Prague has a direct air connection with Saudi Arabia. Flynas launched a seasonal service between Riyadh and Prague today. The line will operate three times a week.
The carrier will operate on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Flights from Prague are scheduled to depart at 11:35 a.m., arrive in Riyadh at 6:30 p.m., while flights from Saudi Arabia are scheduled to depart at 5:25 a.m. and arrive in the Czech Republic at 10:45 a.m. The flight time is 5 hours and 55 minutes on the way to the Arabian Peninsula, 25 minutes longer on the way to Europe.
For the first flight, Flynas deployed an Airbus A320neo with registration HZ-NS36 in Year of Arabic Calligraphy special livery. The route will mainly serve Saudi Arabian passengers flying to the Czech Republic, especially to the spas. The carrier had been discussing the new route since 2019, but preparations were interrupted by the pandemic. The cheapest return tickets start at around EUR 600.
Along with Tirana, Sarajevo and Vienna, this is the fourth European destination for the carrier, which previously flew under the name Nas Air. The airline was established in 2007 and has a fleet of 34 aircraft. It flies Airbus A319, A320 and A320neo aircrafts.