In a momentous development, Qatar Airways has resumed its direct flights from Doha to Ras Al Khaimah International Airport. This significant move, which took place on November 1, marks the resumption of a crucial air route between Qatar and the beautiful emirate of Ras Al Khaimah.
The flight duration is a mere one hour, ensuring a swift and convenient transition for passengers travelling between these two destinations.
Doha to Ras Al Khaimah flights to boost tourism
The renewed partnership is part of the overarching strategy of the Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAKTDA) to enhance the emirate’s global connectivity.
By collaborating with Qatar Airways, RAKTDA aims to provide travellers with an expanded array of choices and greater flexibility in planning their journeys to Ras Al Khaimah.
Qatar Airways’ extensive network, spanning over 160 destinations worldwide, allows seamless one-stop connections from key European cities, which are among the primary source markets for Ras Al Khaimah’s tourism sector.
The allure of Ras Al Khaimah
Ras Al Khaimah has been gaining global recognition and accolades, making it a must-visit destination for travellers.
Time magazine acknowledged it as one of the World’s Greatest Places in 2022, while CNN Travel highlighted it as one of the best destinations for 2023. What sets Ras Al Khaimah apart is its extraordinary natural beauty and geodiversity. The emirate offers a plethora of diverse and captivating experiences, catering to every type of traveller.
From adventure enthusiasts seeking thrilling escapades to nature lovers craving serene landscapes, and families in search of wholesome fun, Ras Al Khaimah has something special to offer.
This picturesque destination, with its unique topography and rich cultural heritage, is now easily accessible via Qatar Airways’ resumed flights.
For both international and local travellers, Ras Al Khaimah promises an unforgettable journey through the natural wonders and rich culture of the UAE.
Qatar Airways’ commitment to this route not only strengthens global connectivity but also showcases Ras Al Khaimah’s undeniable allure as a top travel destination. With this renewed collaboration, the world is now just a flight away from discovering the hidden treasures of Ras Al Khaimah.
Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority
“After announcing the partnership between Qatar Airways and Ras Al Khaimah International Airport at ITB, Berlin’s premier travel and tourism exhibition, back in March this year, we were delighted to see the commencing of operations to the emirate today. This partnership marks an important step in driving Ras Al Khaimah’s continued growth as a destination of the future,” commented Raki Phillips, Chief Executive Officer of Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority.
“Qatar Airways is one of the world’s leading airlines and this partnership will play a pivotal role in raising the overall competitiveness of our tourism ecosystem as well as meet the growing demand for travel to the Emirate. We look forward to working together to drive sustainable growth, in line with our ambition to attract three million visitors annually by 2030 and increase tourism’s contribution to Ras Al Khaimah’s GDP.”
Qatar Airways ‘unmatchable services’
Marwan Koleilat, Senior Vice President Commercial – Eastern Regions, said, “Qatar Airways flight resumption to Ras Al Khaimah, provide more connectivity to passengers from the UAE and beyond. Our award-winning airline continues to provide our passengers with unmatchable services, from the ample choice of in-flight entertainment to our world-class cuisine. Passengers travelling to and from Ras Al Khaimah will have the opportunity to enjoy Qatar Airways’ quality offerings and will be able to connect to over 160 destinations via our hub, Hamad International Airport.”