MIAMI – flydubai (FZ) continues to expands its routes by starting services to Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH), its second destination in Egypt.

The service will operate on three flights per week basis – Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday – effective June 15 and comes in completion of FZ effort to offer holidays destinations, including Alexandria-Borg el Arab (HBE), the second Egyptian city served by the airline, Turkey’s Bodrum (BJV) and Trabzon (TZX), Georgia’s Batumi (BUS), Santorini (JTR) and Mykonos (JMK) in Greece, and Montenegro’s Tivat (TIV).

The start dates are set for June 25 for TIV and BUS, where UAE residents may obtain visas on arrival. Destinations in Turkey will be open from June 4 to BJV and 24 to TZX while Greece services will start on June 18. In addition, FZ plans to start services to Naples (NAP), and Salzburg (SZG) effective July 2021.

Flydubai Boeing 737-800 A6-FDY. Photo: Marco Macca/Airways

Growing Network amid Increased Demand


The airline counts on an increasing demand, confirmed by the reservation enquiries uptrend, showing that customers are keen to return to travel againand they are making travel plans accordingly and the resort city of Sharm el-Sheeikh is an appealing destination.?

“As more countries gradually lift restrictions on international travel, we are excited to grow our network and give passengers more options to travel this summer." Ghaith Al Ghaith, flydubai CEO Click To Tweet

“Sharm El Sheikh has been a popular holiday destination for many years and we expect to see strong demand for travel from the United Arab Emirates and Gulf Cooperation Council”, commented FZ CEO Ghaith Al Ghaith.


Featured image: Flydubai A6-FMN Boeing 737-8 MAX. Photo: Brad Tisdel/Airways