The airline resumes its connections with the Andalusian city with 4 weekly flights between June 2 and September 11
Qatar Airways continues to strengthen its global network with more than 140 destinations, increasing its presence in Spain, with connections to Madrid, Barcelona and Malaga
Qatar Airways resumes one more year in its flight schedule for the summer of 2022 its connection with Malaga, thus strengthening its presence in Spain, adding a third destination to the already existing connections with Madrid and Barcelona. Malaga maintains its growth, positioning itself as one of the main Spanish destinations for travelers from all over the world. Now, thanks to Qatar Airways, all its customers will be able to enjoy the connection between the city and the more than 140 destinations of the global network.
From June 2 and until September 11, the city on the Costa del Sol will offer four weekly flights to Doha (Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday). The link will be operated by an A350/900 aircraft, with a capacity of 36 seats in Business Class and 247 in Tourist Class.
Flights will depart Malaga at 3:45 p.m. and arrive in Doha at 11:45 p.m. From Doha, they will connect to several destinations including Dubai, Kuwait, Muscat, Maldives, Zanzibar, Colombo, Bangkok, Delhi, Cochin, Manila, Clark, Nairobi, Kathmandu, Bali, etc. and countless other options. Return flights will leave Doha at 07:50 and arrive in Malaga at 14:15.
Qatar Airways GCEO, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, said: “We are very pleased to be able to connect Malaga to Doha and our entire global network of destinations for another summer. Spain is a very important market for Qatar Airways and it is always good news to be able to strengthen our connections to the destination. We are sure that our international travelers and our Spanish passengers are looking forward to traveling this summer, and we are working to continue to offer them the best service. »
Marimar Laveda, Country Manager Iberia, Qatar Airways, added: “The return of our route to Malaga for another year is another example of Spain’s importance to Qatar Airways’ global network of destinations. This is a great opportunity for passengers from six continents to enjoy the services of the best airline in the world during their travels this summer”.
Additionally, Pedro Alberto Bendala, Airport Manager Malaga, Costa del Sol, added: “It’s great news for Malaga and the Costa del Sol to be back on the Qatar Airways route this summer, allowing our travelers to connect with the best destinations. in the world. We are the main gateway for tourism to and from the famous Costa del Sol, and we look forward to welcoming all visitors this summer with Qatar Airways.
Malaga is one of the main tourist destinations in Spain, a city that not only has an enviable climate but also offers a wide variety of activities and plans. Visiting all of its historical monuments, such as the Roman Theater or the Alcazaba, discovering its museums and artistic works or enjoying its beaches are just some of the plans that travelers who visit the Andalusian city will be able to take advantage of this summer. In addition, the trip can be combined with the visit of other perfect cities to enjoy the summer on the Costa del Sol, such as Marbella.
Since 2018, Malaga has been a recurring destination in the Qatar Airways network in Spain, which is added in the summer season to its usual connections to Madrid and Barcelona, which will also be reinforced this summer. From Barcelona, the airline will drop from 10 weekly flights to two daily flights to Doha, a frequency that will also be maintained on its flights from Madrid to the Qatari capital.
Winner of multiple awards, Qatar Airways has been named “Airline of the Year” at the 2021 World Airline Awards, organized by international airline rating organization Skytrax. It was also named “Best Business Class”, “Best Business Class Lounge”, “Best Business Class Seat”, “Best Business Class Catering”, and “Best Airline in the Middle East”. The airline continues to stand alone at the top of the industry after winning the top prize for an unprecedented sixth time (2011, 2012, 2015, 2017, 2019 and now 2021).
Additionally, Qatar Airways is the first global airline to earn the prestigious 5-Star COVID-19 Safety Rating from Skytrax. This recognition follows the success of Hamad International Airport (HIA) as the first airport in the Middle East and Asia to receive a 5-star COVID-19 airport safety rating from Skytrax. These achievements assure passengers around the world that airline health and safety standards are subject to the highest levels of professional and independent review and assessment. For more details on the measures implemented on board and at HIA, please visit qatarairways.com/safety.
Flight times from Malaga from June 2 (Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday):
From Doha (DOH) to Malaga (AGP) QR155 Departure 07:50 / Arrival 14:15 (local time)
From Malaga (AGP) to Doha (DOH) QR156 Departure 3:45 p.m. / Arrival 11:45 p.m. (local time)