Air Arabia marks its first flight to Athens from Sharjah

GTRS (Global Travel Representation Solutions) as the official GSA office of AirArabia in Greece, plays a crucial role in ensuring excellent customer service and promoting these new routes. Through this strategic partnership, contributes to strengthening Air Arabia’s presence in the Greek market and further expanding the airline’s network in Europe.

Οn Friday June 28, 2024, Air Arabia, the Middle_East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier operator, marked the inauguration of its first flight connecting Sharjah International Airport and Athens International Airport with four non-stop weekly flights  on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday.

An inaugural ceremony was held at Sharjah International Airport, followed by a welcome ceremony upon arrival at Athens International Airport. The events were attended by Adel Al Ali, Group Chief Executive Officer of Air Arabia, His Excellency Antonis Alexandridis, Ambassador of the Hellenic Republic to the UAE, along with senior management and distinguished guests.

Adel Al Ali, Group Chief Executive Officer of Air Arabia, commented: “Athens is the latest addition to our expanding EU network from Sharjah, joining Milan and Krakow. This new route provides our customers in the UAE and beyond with more opportunities to explore Greece with our renowned value-driven service. The launch of direct flights to Athens reaffirms our commitment to offering our passengers seamless, accessible, and affordable connectivity options. We look forward to welcoming our customers onboard to experience the rich history and cultural heritage of Athens.”

Air Arabia operates a modern fleet of 74 Airbus A320 and A321 aircraft, the most modern and best-selling single-aisle aircraft in the world. Offering passengers a value-added onboard experience, the aircraft is equipped with ‘SkyTime’, a free in-flight streaming service, and ‘SkyCafe’, an onboard catering service at affordable prices. In addition, Air Arabia offers ‘Air Rewards’, an innovative and generous loyalty program through which passengers can earn, transfer, and spend points.