As the flag carrier, Royal Jordanian Airlines exhibits royalty of the small desert kingdom of Jordan. Marked with a golden crown, the Jordanian carrier has come a long way achieving milestones since 1963.Formerly known as Alia Airlines; the carrier operates scheduled international services over four continents. From its primary hub, Queen Alia International Airport, it flies non-stop to about 60 destinations across Middle East, Asia, Europe, Africa and North America. With improved infrastructure and cutting-edge facilities, Royal Jordanian is no doubt the best choice for the majority of Jordanians flying to different destinations, either on its direct route or on the network served by the Oneworld alliance.
Airports Served by Air Royal Jordanian in UAE
The leading Middle East airline operates over 500 flights every week, with at least 110 daily departures. Most of its non-stop direct flights operate from its chief aviation base, Queen Alia International Airport. In UAE, the Jordanian carrier serves Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH). From Dubai, it offers 4 daily flights to Amman. The first flight of the day leaves at 09:30 am from Dubai to reach Amman while the last flight departs at 01:45 AM. From Abu Dhabi, it offers 3 non-stop daily flights to Amman. While Royal Jordanian has been operating flights to Abu Dhabi since 1970, today it flies nine weekly flights to the UAE Capital, with a twice daily frequency in the summer.
Dubai International Airport (DXB)
Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH)
Dubai – Amman
The flight RJ 613 departs from the Dubai International Airport (DXB) at 6:24am and arrives at Queen Alia International Airport Amman (AMM) at 8:45am. The total flight duration is 2hrs.21mins. Daily 4 flights operate on this route.
Amman – Dubai
The flight RJ 612 departs from the Queen Alia Intl Airport (AMM) at 11:30pm and arrives at Dubai International Airport (DXB)) at 3:30am. The total flight duration is 4hrs overnight.
Abu Dhabi – Amman
The flight RJ 623 departs from the Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) at 7:12am and arrives at Queen Alia International Airport Amman (AMM) at 9:12am. The total flight duration is 2hrs.21mins.
Passengers Served by Royal Jordanian in UAE
Almost 3 million passengers annually fly in Royal Jordanian to 60 destinations over 4 continents. While 35% are Jordanian, 22% Arabs, 24% Europeans, 12% Americans & 18% of other nationality, the leading international airline has been a pioneer in establishing a solid base for air transport locally and regionally. It’s popular destinations include Cairo, Bangkok, Kuwait, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Montreal, Detroit, Cleveland, Paris, Milan and Amsterdam.
Facilities in Royal Jordanian
Royal Jordanian provides an excellent in-flight experience to passengers with its variety of on-board facilities including food, beverages and in-flight entertainment. Passengers of every class receive a selection of complimentary items onboard like sleep masks, pillows and blankets. Also liquor/ wine are complimentary on Royal Jordanian Airlines international flights.
Some of Royal Jordanian’s facilities are given below:
- Online booking
- Web check-in
- In-flight entertainment
- World class cuisine
- In-flight Wi-Fi
- Complimentary pillows, blankets, and sleep mask
- Special children’s meal
- Exclusive Onboard Lounges
Alliance and Code Shares
To expand its network across Middle East and the Gulf region, Royal Jordanian joined Arab Air Carriers Organization. In 2007, it entered into alliance with Oneworld, the leading global airline network. The member airlines in the alliance offer Royal Jordanian passengers the possibility to fly to more than 1,000 cities in 150 countries from/to Amman with one stop only. Also, it shares code sharing agreements with some popular international airlines that are listed below.
- American Airlines
- British Airways
- Etihad Airways
- Gulf Air
- Malaysia Airlines
- Middle East Airlines
- Oman Air
- Qatar Airways
- S7 Airlines
- Turkish Airlines