Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier has comenced service to Asmara, the capital of Eritrea with effect from 10 December 2017.
The flight will operate once a week on Sundays, departing Sharjah International Airport at 22:00 hours, and arriving at Asmara International Airport at 01:00 hours local time.
Return flight will depart Asmara, Eritrea on Mondays at 01:40, landing in Sharjah International Airport the next day at 06:20 hours local time.
Eritrea is on the path to becoming an important market for the United Arab Emirates. Through the launch of this route, Air Arabia will boost the trade and bilateral relations between the two countries.
Situated in the Horn of Africa, Eritrea is home to some delightful modernist architecture, and a unique art deco scene for visitors to behold.
Asmara is well known for its vibrant traditions, and hosts an abundance of cafés, restaurants and attractions for tourists to immerse themselves into the local culture.
Air Arabia currently operates flights to 133 routes across the globe from five hubs located in the Middle East and North Africa.