Qatar Airways Launches New Service to Seattle
Qatar Airways will launch new flights to Seattle from 15 March 2021, marking the 7th new destination the airline has launched since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Seattle service will be operated four times a week using a state-of-the-art Airbus A350-900 featuring 36 seats in the award-winning Qsuite Business Class and 247 seats in Economy Class.
Qatar Airways also announced a frequent flyer partnership with Alaska Airlines. From 15 December 2020, Qatar Airways Privilege Club and Alaska Mileage Plan members will be able to earn frequent flyer miles.
From 31 March 2021 members can also redeem frequent flyer miles on both carriers’ full networks, and elite status perks including lounge access.
The two airlines are also working closely on developing a codeshare agreement and commercial cooperation in line with the U.S. carrier joining oneworld on 31 March 2021.
Seattle Flight Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday
Doha (DOH) to Seattle (SEA) QR719 departs: 08:00 arrives: 12:20
Seattle (SEA) to Doha (DOH) QR720 departs: 17:05 arrives: 17:15+1
The launch of flights to Seattle will increase Qatar Airways’ US network to 11 destinations, connecting onwards to hundreds of American cities through partnerships with Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, and JetBlue.
Qatar Airways currently flies to over 100 destinations across the globe. By the end of March 2021, the airline plans to rebuild its network to 126 destinations including 20 in Africa, 11 in the Americas, 29 in Asia-Pacific, 38 in Europe, 13 in India, and 15 in the Middle East.