Flynas Airlines is the first privately owned low-cost airline in Saudi Arabia. It was launched in 2007 as Nas Air. In 2013 the airline’s name was changed to Flynas. The main headquarters of the airline is in Riyadh. The main operational bases of the airline are the King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, King Fahd International Airport in Dammam and Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz International Airport in Madinah. The airline flies to 35 domestic and 53 international destinations in Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Europe. It is the largest and fastest-growing low-cost airline in the Middle East. The airline offers affordable airfares along with quality services. The airline operates more than 1,500 flights per week to various destinations. In 2012, the airline signed a codeshare agreement with Etihad to offer more destinations and in 2016 the airline signed a codeshare agreement with Pegasus Airlines.
Flynas Airlines operates the youngest fleet in the region consisting of 58 aircraft. The fleet consists of 13 A320ceo, 41 A320neo and 4 A330 aircraft. The A320ceo and A320neo are narrow-body airliners and A330 is a wide-body airliner. The aircraft has been specially designed to offer the passengers a high level of comfort. The seats offer the best pitch and size when compared to the other low-cost carriers in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East. The aircraft is designed to offer optimum relaxation at affordable prices. It is the first airline in Saudi Arabia to introduce the A320neo in its fleet. The A320neo is an eco-friendly aircraft and delivers 20% fuel savings, 50% reduction in noise and less CO2 emissions which helps in lower fuel consumption.
The airline has been offering quality services and its efforts have been recognised. The latest awards won by the airline are as follows:
The airline offers different classes of travel on its flights. The services offered vary depending on the type of Flynas Airlines bookings. The various classes of travel are as follows:
This class offers leather seats with a 5” recline and ample legroom. Available international flights only.
This class offers comfortable seats with enough legroom.
This class offers comfortable seats with enough legroom.
This class offers comfortable seats with ample legroom.
For Economy Class, the Plus fare type passengers can carry 1 piece of 30 kg or 2 pieces of 20 kg each depending on the destination. The Value fare type allows passengers to carry 1 piece of 20 kg or 30 kg depending on the destination. The light fare type allows 0 or 20 kg of checked-in baggage depending on the destination. The Premium Class passengers can carry 2 pieces of 20 kg each as checked-in baggage. A cabin bag of 7 kg is allowed.
Passengers can web check through the airline’s website or mobile check-in by downloading the airline’s app for select flights. The rules for Flynas online check-in are as follows:
Passengers can web check-in 48 hours to 1 hour before the flight departure. Boarding passes can be downloaded and printed. At the airport, baggage can be dropped at the Bag Drop counter.
Passengers can check in 48 hours to 2 hours before the flight departure. Enter the required details and continue to download the boarding pass. At the airport, the checked-in baggage can be dropped off at the Bag Drop counter.
Passengers can pre-book hot meals and snacks up to 12 hours before the flight departure. Special children’s meals are also available. Passengers can purchase snacks and beverages from the Sky Menu. Passengers can shop onboard through the in-flight shopping catalogue. The in-flight magazine ‘Flynas’ is offered to all the passengers. Passengers can easily book preferred seats for a small fee.
The airline offers a Frequent Flyer program called ‘Nasmiles’. Passengers can earn SMILE points on the airline’s flights, seat selection, pre-booked meals, additional pre-booked baggage and airport services. For every 1 Saudi Riyal spent the passengers can earn 1 SMILE point. Points can be redeemed to get benefits like booking flights, selecting a seat, purchasing excess baggage, accessing airport lounges and more. The two membership Tiers offered provide exclusive benefits to members.
The airline assists passengers with special needs like expectant mothers, passengers travelling with infants, passengers travelling with children and young passengers travelling alone. Passengers with mobility problems are provided with wheelchair assistance. Passengers can book a special service as required. Passengers should read the policies and the regulations before flying.
Flynas bookings can be cancelled online through the airline’s website under ‘Manage My Booking’. Cancellation charges apply. The refund is held as credit in a Nas Wallet for future bookings with the airline.
Flynas Airlines offers affordable fares along with quality services. The low-cost airline flies to domestic and international destinations. You can easily make Flynas bookings online at Cleartrip. You can make one-way, round-trip or multi-city bookings. The interface provided is simple and the booking process is hassle-free. The promotions and the sales provided by the airline are made available on the Checkout page and can be accessed easily. You can get all the information you need to plan a trip like flight schedules, flexible date views, ticker prices, discounts and more. When you book with Cleartrip you can even track the Flynas PNR status. When you register with Cleartrip you can get alerts about price drops, festive sales, cashback offers and discounts on expensive air tickets. Cleartrip offers a Search function to find the cheapest flight to the preferred destination. You have to enter the from and to airports, the travel date and the number of travellers. You will get a list of flights with the cheapest flight displayed at the top. You can review the list and make bookings. Cleartrip also offers an app to search for and make Flynas Airlines bookings using mobile devices like tablets and mobiles.
Passengers can check-in online through the airline’s website or the mobile app 48 hours to 2 hours before the international flight departure and 1 hour before the domestic flight departure.
For Economy Class, Plus fare type the checked-in baggage allowance is 1 piece of 30 kg or 2 pieces of 20 kg depending on the destination. For Economy Class, Value fare type the checked-in baggage allowance is 1 piece of 20 kg or 30 kg depending on the destination. For Economy Class, the Light fare type checked in baggage allowance is 0 or 20 kg depending on the destination. For Premium Class the checked-in baggage allowance is 2 pieces of 20 kg each. Passengers of all classes can carry a handbag of up to 7 kg.
No, an infant does not need a separate seat on the airline.
No, it is not mandatory to check-in online when flying via the airline.
The airline covers 53 international destinations across Asia, Africa, Europe and the Middle East.
Passengers can now enjoy movies, TV shows, podcasts, music, publications and games on personal tablets, laptops or mobile phones.
No, pets are not allowed in the cabin.
No, the airline does not serve alcohol onboard.
The airline’s airline code is XY.
You can contact the airline for the required information.