Sharjah-based Air Arabia on Tuesday announced plans to launch direct flights to Vienna, the capital of Austria, from September 15.
The non-stop six-hour flight to Vienna will operate seven times a week, the airline said in a statement.
Flights on Sundays, Tuesdays, and Fridays depart Sharjah International Airport at 5:35 pm local time arriving at Vienna International Airport at 9:50 pm local time.
Flights operating on Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays depart Sharjah at 7:25 am local time arriving at Vienna at 11:40 am local time.
On Wednesdays, flights are scheduled to depart from Sharjah early in the morning at 7:15 am local time arriving at Vienna at 11:30 am local time.
Adel Al Ali, a group CEO of Air Arabia, said: "We are pleased to announce the new route from Sharjah to Vienna, one of Europe's leading cultural and economic centres. This daily service linking the two cities will further strengthen the trade and tourism ties between both nations while providing our leisure and business travellers with a new choice for value-for-money air travel."
Air Arabia, a low-cost carrier, currently operates flights to more than 170 routes across the world.
Source: Arabian Business