Qatar expands to 14 new destinations including the world’s longest flight to Auckland

Posted on March 11, 2016 by in Qatar Airways


What’s the scoop with flights to Qatar?

On the opening day of ITB Berlin, the world’s largest international travel fair, Qatar Airways announced 14 new global routes across four continents. This will include the world’s longest flight, between Doha and New Zealand’s Auckland, as well as new destinations in Africa, Asia and Europe. Flights will begin from July 2016, and over the next few months after that, depending on the route.

Tell me more about the new routes with Qatar…

There will be five new European routes from Doha including Pisa, Sarajevo, Helsinki, Skopje and Nice and six African destinations including Marrakech, Windhoek, Douala, Libreville, Lusaka and the Seychelles. In the South West Pacific and Southeast Asia, there will be a daily service to Auckland, which will be Qatar’s first route to New Zealand, as well as flights to Krabi and Chiang Mai.

The service to Auckland will start on December 3rd of this year,  and will last 18 hours.

What else do I need to know about the flights to Qatar?

Stating that these destinations are due to customer demand, Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive H.E. Akbar Al Baker explained that they look forward to welcoming new passengers to the airline.

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About the author: Torsten is a serial entrepreneur who started almost a dozen ventures on four continents. Torsten's love for travel has brought him to 130+ countries and travel with most of the world's airlines. You can reach Torsten at [email protected]

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