Qatar Airways to fly to Malta from June
December 25 (TravelAndy): Come summer, Qatar Airways will launch direct services to Valletta, Malta – the newest addition among the airline’s European destinations.
The operations will begin on June 4, 2019, making it Qatar Airways’ first entry into the Mediterranean country. The airlines will fly an A320 aircraft to the Maltese capital daily in summer, and four times a week in winter.
Talking about the new route, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, group chief executive, Qatar Airways, said the airline looked forward to introducing travellers from across the globe to the captivating city of Valletta.
“This new direct route demonstrates our commitment to enhancing connectivity for both business and leisure travelling to and from Europe, which we have enhanced during the past year with the launch of non-stop services to Prague, Kyiv, Skopje, and many more,” he added.
Flights from Doha will depart at 01.25 hours and reach Valletta at 06.45 hours, local time, and fly back from Valletta to Doha between 09.20 hours and 15.55 hours, local time, on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.
On Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, flights will depart from Doha at 08.05 hours and arrive Valletta at 13.25 hours, local time, and leave Valletta at 17.45 hours to reach Doha at 00.20 hours, local time, on the following day.