flynas signs partnership agreement with Careem


Announcement made at Jeddah Travel and Tourism Exhibition


Riyadh, February 8, 2015:
flynas, Saudi Arabia’s national carrier, has entered into a strategic partnership with Careem, the Middle East’s leading private car booking service, offering customers up to 10% discount on Careem’s published car service fares when they book a flight with flynas. The announcement was made on February 8th at the Jeddah Travel and Tourism Exhibition (JTTX) 2015.

Moreover, to celebrate the signing between the two companies, for a period of two weeks starting from the day of the announcement on February 8, flynas guests can enjoy a free scheduled ride to the airport with Careem up to the value of SAR150 by entering the promo code #flynas rocks in notes to driver on Careem website or mobile application.  Moreover, they will receive a credit of SR 75 when signing up for the first time using the code flynas75.

Commenting, Mr. Yazeed Al Rasheed, Brand Manager at flynas, the parent company of flynas, said: “We are always looking for new ways to enhance and add value to our services and this partnership with Careem makes travel more affordable and easier by offering a discount on car services to take them to the airport.   The partnership is all the more meaningful since flynas and Careem share the same commitment to excellence and making travel easier and more comfortable for our passengers.”

Adding his comments, Dr. Abdulla Elyas, Managing Director and Founding Partner at Careem Saudi Arabia said: “We are honored to be aligning with such a well-known and respected company as flynas. Furthermore, it is a partnership that makes total sense since we both have a strong commitment to our customers to be on time. In fact at Careem we are so confident in our ability to be punctual that we have implemented a regional airport promise.

Careem, the UAE-headquartered app and web-based chauffeur-driven car booking service, operates across 14 cities in the Middle East. Careem acts as a value-added aggregator matching customer demand for private, chauffeur-driven cars, with customers who need a ride in real-time and also for scheduled bookings for a specific time in the future. 

flynas and Careem share the same ambition to build world-class brands in the region and become number one in their respective fields of operation by taking the air and ground transportation of people to new high levels of care, comfort and convenience.