Once a private airline, the
Kuwait Airways was purchased by the central government following
the oil boom and was rebranded as the national carrier. Initially,
there connectivity was limited to Beirut, Abadan, Jerusalem and
Damascus, but after coming under the central government, the
Airlines expanded their route map to other destinations as well.
The airline is known for its excellent service and hospitality.
Passenger safety is one of their top priorities and they even won
an award for it in 2000. There low air fares have earned them a
strong customer following.
As a First Class passenger, you’ll be allowed to carry 40kg of free checked baggage. The weight reduces to 30kg for Business Class travellers and 20kg for Economy Class passengers. In addition to the free allowance, you can also carry a hand baggage which should be small enough to fit in into the overhead compartment or under the seat in front of the passenger. The maximum size of the hand luggage must not exceed 23 x 36 x 56 cm (115 cm total) and the weight should not exceed 7 kgs. Rates for excess baggage depends on the destination you’re travelling to and it is recommended that you purchase it online, before hand and avoid paying extra while checking in.
Major Flight Destinations
The Airline operates from Kuwait International Airport, and have a wide range of connectivity worldwide. They offer flights to popular destinations across Europe, Middle-East, Asia and Africa. There flights connect various European locations such as London, Frankfurt, Vienna, Paris, Rome and Geneva. They also offer regular flights to Indian cities, such as Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram. There other Asian destinations include Pakistan, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Jakarta and Colombo. They also have presence in African destinations like Cairo, Sohag and Addis Ababa.
Kuwait Airlines offer a number of services like web check-in, e-bookings and in-flight entertainment facilities and in-flight shopping.
Flywidus offer great deals and discounts on Kuwait Airways flights. Our cooperation and strong supplier relationship with them makes it possible for us to provide you with some of the cheapest flight options. Search for your destination and book with us to avail special offers.