Air Arabia broadens horizons with direct flights to Phuket
In a significant expansion of its flight network, Air Arabia, the premier low-cost carrier in the Middle East and North Africa, has announced a new route connecting Sharjah, UAE to the picturesque island of Phuket in Thailand. Starting December 15, 2023, this move marks a notable enhancement in the carrier’s reach within Southeast Asia. The airline will offer non-stop services four times a week, linking Sharjah International Airport directly with Phuket International Airport.
This new service aims to provide travelers with affordable, convenient travel options to explore one of Southeast Asia’s most beloved destinations. Adel Al Ali, Group Chief Executive Officer of Air Arabia, emphasized the company’s vision to broaden its network, highlighting the new route as a step towards diversifying travel options and ensuring a seamless travel experience. Phuket, Thailand’s largest island, is famed for its stunning beaches, crystal-clear waters, and vibrant cultural offerings. It provides a range of experiences from lively markets to the serene beaches of Kata and Karon.
The carrier operates a fleet of Airbus A320 and A321 neo-LR, known for their comfort and efficiency. The aircraft feature spacious seating and ‘SkyTime’, a complimentary in-flight streaming service. Passengers can also enjoy a range of dining options from the ‘SkyCafe’ menu. Bookings for direct flights from Sharjah to Phuket are now open via Air Arabia’s website, call center, or through travel agencies, offering an accessible gateway to this tropical paradise.