HAJJ AND UMRAH TRAVEL INFORMATION

  • flynas Guests holding Umrah Visas, and planning to travel to Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah, can book their tickets through flynas.com. Umrah season restarts on 1 November 2016 (1 Safar 1438)
  • Umrah Visa Holders are not allowed to perform Hajj
  • flynas guests holding Hajj Visas and planning to visit Saudi Arabia to perform Hajj are not allowed to book tickets on flynas.com and are advised to contact the nearest flynas office or certified travel agency by Saudi Hajj ministry
  • Hajj passenger should hold a valid passport with a valid Hajj Visa attached
  • Hajj visa holders will enter and depart from Hajj terminal
  • For pilgrims coming from the GCC countries during Hajj period, it is obligatory to get a Hajj permit to perform Hajj. Whomever performs Ihram during the flight to perform Hajj without having Hajj permit, will be returned to his/her home country according to the guidelines set by the Saudi authorities
  • During the Hajj period from 10 Dhu Alqedah 1437H (13 August 2016) to 10 Dhu Alhijja 1437H (11 September 2016), all flynas guests holding Visit Visa are permitted to enter Saudi Arabia via King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh or King Fahd International Airport in Dammam
  • flynas guests holding Visit Visa and arriving at King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah or Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz International Airport in Madinah during the Hajj season have to check with the embassies and consulates of Saudi Arabia in their countries to make sure that the instructions and directives issued by the official authorities in Saudi Arabia allow them to enter the country during the Hajj season
  • flynas will not assume liability in the event of refusal of your travel based on the instructions issued by the official authorities in Saudi Arabia

Departure phase of Hajj flights

  1. Departure of Domestic flights starts from 15 September 2016
  2. Departure of GCC Countries starts from 16 September 2016
  3. Departure of Other Countries starts from 17 September 2016

For further details about Hajj and Umrah,click here: (http://www.haj.gov.sa)