KUWAIT: The Department General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) announced through its circular no (2020/45) that it would receive the requests of airlines to conduct flights for evacuation from Kuwait. Cabinet ministers accepted on April 9 the operation of all airline flights for expats who are wishing to return back to their countries.

Lufthansa German Airlines planned for a commercial flight tomorrow, leaving Kuwait to four cities: Frankfurt, Chicago, Newark, and Toronto.
It published the prices as follows:

  • Frankfurt: KD 361
  • Chicago: KD 580
  • Newark: KD 523
  • Toronto: KD 540

On the other hand, Jazeera Airways announced a special flight from Kuwait to Frankfurt for EU nationals and transit passengers for KD 200 one way ticket. Qatar Airways announced two daily flights from Kuwait to selected destinations via Doha, starting from yesterday till May 30, 2020.