Qatar Airways flies to Toulouse

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The airline company qatarairways inaugurates this Tuesday its new link between Doha And Toulousehis fourth destination in France.

From July 18, 2023, the Qatari national company offers three flights per week between its base in Doha Hamad International and the airport of Toulouse-Blagnac, operated by Airbus A330-200 that can accommodate 24 passengers in Business class and 236 in Economy. Departures from France are scheduled for Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday at 4.10 p.m. to arrive at 11.55 p.m., the “return” flights leaving Qatar at 8.25 a.m. to land at 2.40 p.m.

The alliance company Oneworld is without direct or indirect competition on this line unveiled in the spring, which is added to another French novelty, Lyon-Saint Exupéry (since July 3), in addition to the return to Nice-Cote d’Azur early May and flights to Paris CDG. Toulouse now benefits from a second long-haul intercontinental destination, after Montreal (Air Transat and Air Canada).

Eric Odone, VP Sales Europe at Qatar Airways, said when announcing the route to Blagnac: ” Qatar Airways is delighted to reinforce its commitment to France with its first flights from Toulouse from July. We are passionate about bringing the world together through travel, and look forward to offering passengers from Toulouse and the West the opportunity to visit Doha and Qatar, or take advantage of our connections to over 160 destinations via the best airport in the Middle East, Hamad International Airport. The opening of this line represents the first connection to the Middle East at Toulouse-Blagnac Airport, we hope that this new offer will appeal to travelers in the region and we would like to thank the airport for its partnership. “.

Philippe Crébassa, Chairman of the Management Board of Toulouse-Blagnac Airport, added: ” Toulouse is one of the seven new destinations unveiled this year by Qatar Airways, voted best airline in the world in 2022 by Skytrax. A plane that Toulouse knows well, the Airbus A330-200, will make three flights a week. We are delighted to welcome the Qatari company, which is consolidating its interest in our region. The Doha line will expand the range of destinations to the Middle East, Asia, Africa and Oceania. This offer is aimed at both our French customers and our international customers, whether they are traveling for professional, leisure or personal reasons. I would like to thank the tourist promotion and economic development organizations of Toulouse and the Occitanie region with whom we have been working closely for 5 years for the opening of this line. “.

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