Salam Air launches first direct flight from Oman’s Suhar to Shiraz in Iran

posted on 8th February 2022 by Eddie Saunders
Salam Air launches first direct flight from Oman’s Suhar to Shiraz in Iran

Connectivity between Oman and Iran received a boost with Sultanate’s fastest-growing value-for-money airline, SalamAir, announcing a direct flight from Suhar in Oman to Shiraz in Iran.

With the launch of this flight, SalamAir has become the first operator from Oman to connect the two cities. The new route which will operate every Monday flight will depart from Suhar at 2.25 pm and arrive in Shiraz at 4 pm.

Captain Mohamed Ahmed, CEO of SalamAir, said: “There is tremendous demand for travel between Oman and Iran, thanks to the social, cultural, and business ties.

“We are excited to bring SalamAir’s convenience, and reliability to people traveling between Suhar and Shiraz be it for business, medical, leisure, or visiting family & friends. With the launch of this destination, SalamAir is opening Suhar to international destinations.

“We look forward to welcoming passengers from both popular destinations.

“With unmatched Omani hospitality, SalamAir offers impeccable service and we are happy that travelers continue to enjoy flying with us.

“We will continue to increase our network across the world to meet the requirements of both business and leisure travelers.”

He added; “The connectivity reflects the strong ties between Oman and Iran in a number of areas as well as the network expansion is in line with our vision to expand our footprint in strategic markets and grow our business profitably and meet Oman Vision 2040.”