Qatar Airways has announced that scheduled passenger services to Almaty, Kazakhstan, will begin on November 19, 2021. An Airbus A320 aircraft will fly the new service, featuring 12 Business Class seats and 132 Economy Class seats.

Through this service, passengers flying to and from Almaty will be able to connect to over 140 destinations via the World’s Best Airport, Doha’s Hamad International Airport.

“We are proud to bring our award-winning services to Kazakhstan, adding this unique destination to our growing network. This new service reinforces the warm relations between the State of Qatar and the Republic of Kazakhstan, and reaffirms our commitment to further developing trade and tourism between our two great countries.”

His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, Group Chief Executive of Qatar Airways

Kazakhstan is Central Asia’s economic and powerhouse. With landscapes ranging from snow-capped mountains to vast deserts, rocky canyons, evergreen woods, and pristine river deltas, it is an adventurer’s dream. The bright yellow towers of Almaty’s renowned Zenkov Cathedral are among the historical attractions that visitors can appreciate.

Qatar Airways, the country’s national carrier, is continually expanding its network, which now includes over 140 destinations. Qatar Airways also offers flexible booking policies, including the ability to modify travel dates and locations at any time, as well as fee-free refunds for any tickets bought for travel completed by May 31, 2022.

Qatar Airways, a multi-award-winning airline, was voted “World’s Best Airline” in the most recent World Airline Awards, managed by the international air transport rating organisation Skytrax. Hamad International Airport (HIA), the airline’s hub, was recently awarded the ‘Best Airport in the World 2021′ by the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2021.

In addition, Qatar Airways has earned the renowned 5-Star COVID-19 Airline Safety Rating from Skytrax, making it the first global airline to do so. This follows the success of Hamad International Airport (HIA) receiving the first Skytrax 5-Star COVID-19 Airport Safety Rating in the Middle East and Asia. Passengers all around the world can be certain that the airline’s health and safety standards have been subjected to the most stringent levels of independent scrutiny and assessment.

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From November 19, 2021, the following flights will be available to Almaty:

  • Doha (DOH) to Almaty (ALA) QR 391 departs: 01:15 arrives: 08:35
  • Almaty (ALA) to Doha (DOH) QR 392 departs: 21:40 arrives: 23:55

These flights will run twice a week on Fridays and Mondays.

– India’s new age travel digital media


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