Bahrain’s Gulf Air launches direct flights to Nice, France

The carrier now operates two flights per week to the French seaside town

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has announced the launch of two direct weekly flights on Wednesdays and Saturdays to Nice on France’s south coast.

Speaking about the  new addition to the airline’s network, Gulf Air acting chief executive captain Waleed AlAlawi said: “On the western side of our network map, we are launching flights to Nice on the Cote d’Azur as a boutique destination catering to our premium leisure travellers. 

“It is very exciting for the national carrier of Bahrain to reach further places and connect multiple cities in the East and West to its hub in Bahrain.


Gulf Air’s Airbus 321neo aircraft will operate on its new route.

AlAlawi added: “As we operate our flights to this popular seasonal destination with our environment-conscious Airbus 321neo aircraft featuring flat-beds and superior in-flight entertainment system, we are confident our passengers will experience more enjoyable journeys with Gulf Air.”

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