Flynas Airlines: Saudi Arabia’s Low-Cost Airline
Founded in 2007 Nas Air was renamed in 2013 to flynas
and is Saudi Arabia’s first low-cost carrier based in Riyadh. The airline came up with the Global Flight Routes program in 2014 offering economical flights from Jeddah to Europe, Asia and Africa. It has in its fleet, 30 aircraft comprising Airbus. It operates under codeshare agreement with Etihad
and Pegasus Airlines
. Its frequent flyer program is called nasmiles. To register for the same, visit the airline’s website and fill up the form. The passengers can also use the ‘smile points’ calculator which calculates the number of points needed to buy your next flynas Airlines
flight ticket. Gold and Platinum members receive a complimentary access to the nasmiles lounges at select Saudi Arabia airports.
Flynas in-flight services
Aboard a flynas flight, you can expect snacks and beverages that can be purchased. You can pre-select your choices from the airline’s menu, nas-cafe and book a hot meal. A meal can be pre-ordered while booking a flight. Select your seat of choice under ‘Manage Booking’ on the website while you make your flynas flight booking
. Please note that passengers with special needs can’t choose exit row seats. The airline also offers passengers the option to buy perfumes and gifts on board. This aside, the airline has its in-flight magazine covering the latest happenings in the travel and lifestyle sector in the Arab world. Upgrade to its business class and travel in luxurious leather seats with a 45-inch seat pitch. Business class passengers also have access to lounges and a dedicated flight personnel attending to their needs.
Flynas Online Booking
If you ‘re looking to make a flynas booking
then visit the website and select one-way, round or multi-city flights, then fill in the origin and onward destination. Choose the date of travel and number of passengers and hit on search flights. You can also select preferred seats and in-flight meal and check the baggage allowance before you finalise your flynas online booking. The airline also provides options to book car rentals, airport transfers, hotels and holidays along with flights.
Flynas Web check-in
Don’t forget to do a flynas web check in
as it will only make things easier for you. To do the same, go to the airline’s website and enter your booking reference number followed by your last name and hit find booking. The window for online check-in for flynas opens 48 hours before departure and closes 2 hours before international departures while for domestic routes web check-in is allowed up to an hour before the flight. If you are travelling from Dubai then the limit for web check-in stretches to 4 hours before the departure.
Flynas Flight status
Enter the flight number and select search to know your flynas flight status
. Being well-informed about the status of your flight is always good and makes your travel hassle-free.
Flynas Baggage allowance
Passengers can carry 20 kg of check-in baggage on purchasing a flynas Plus seat while the premium option allows you to carry 30 kg of luggage. Business passengers are granted 50 kg of checked luggage. The limit for cabin luggage is 7 kg for both business and economy cabins. The excess baggage can be bought in advance saving up to 50 percent off the cost compared to the one bought at the airport.
Flynas Popular Routes
A few popular domestic routes of flynas are Jeddah to Riyadh
, Jeddah to Dammam
and Dammam to Riyadh
. The airline also provides services to passengers flying for Hajj.
Some of the top international routes for flynas are Riyadh to Cairo, Riyadh to Karachi, Riyadh to Hyderabad, Jeddah to Dubai, Riyadh to Beirut, Jeddah to Adana and Madinah to Kuwait.
Flynas Customer Care
In case of technical issues while booking your flight or feedback or suggestions drop in a mail to CSU@flynas.com or you can reach out to the international number for flynas customer service at 966 11 261 1126 between Sunday to Thursday. Alternatively, get a quick reply to your queries by starting a live chat on the airline’s website.