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Qatar Airways Celebrates Ramadan by Offering Passengers Extra Baggage Allowance on Select Flights

Qatar Airways celebrates Ramadan by offering passengers 15kg of additional baggage allowance on flights between Doha and Jeddah

DOHA, Qatar – Qatar Airways, the national carrier of the State of Qatar, will offer an extra 15kg baggage allowance free of charge to passengers flying from Doha to Jeddah and vice versa during the holy month of Ramadan, effective from 15 March to 10 April 2024.


This initiative reflects Ramdan’s giving spirit and facilitates the journey for visitors as well as passengers travelling to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah by accommodating their unique needs during this sacred period. By allowing additional baggage at no extra cost, passengers on Doha-Jeddah route and vice versa can now bring essential items for their spiritual journey and carry gifts for their loved ones with greater ease.


Renowned for its commitment to customer satisfaction, Qatar Airways recognises the spiritual siginificance of this holy month and is dedicated to offering seamless and unparalleled travel experiences to passengers. The seven-time winner of Skytrax’s “World's Best Airline” award invites passengers from Doha and Jeddah to experience the difference with its world-class services and umatched offerings.


Qatar Airways operates 35 weekly flights to Jeddah onboard its modern fleet and through its award-winning hub, Hamad International Airport. Additionally, the multiple award-winning airline’s extensive network covers 10 cities in Saudi Arabia including AlUla, Dammam, Qassim, Jeddah, Medina, Neom, Riyadh, Tabuk, Taif, and Yanbu.

About Qatar Airways

A multiple award-winning airline, Qatar Airways won the ‘World’s Best Business Class’ for the tenth time at the 2023 World Airline Awards, managed by the international air transport rating organisation, Skytrax. The airline continues to be synonymous with excellence, also taking home, 'Best Airline in the Middle East', 'World's Best Business Class Lounge' and 'World's Best Business Class Lounge Dining' at the prestigious awards held during the 2023 Paris Air Show. Qatar Airways is an unprecedented seven-time winner of the 'World’s Best Airline' voted by Skytrax (2011, 2012, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2021 and 2022). As leaders in industry innovation and digital adoption, Qatar Airways was recently voted the 'World’s Best Airline Website' by World Travel Tech Awards.

Qatar Airways was the first Airline in the Middle East to be certified to the highest level of IATA’s Environmental Assessment (IEnvA) programme, based on recognised environmental management system principles (such as ISO 14001). As an inaugural signatory to the Buckingham Palace Declaration in March 2016, Qatar Airways became the first airline globally to be certified to the industry standard for the prevention of illegal wildlife trafficking in aviation.

Qatar Airways currently flies to nearly 170 destinations worldwide, connecting through its Doha hub, Hamad International Airport, the ‘World’s Best Airport’, as voted by Skytrax in 2021, 2022, and 2024. In 2024, Hamad International Airport also received the ‘Best Airport in the Middle East’ accolade for 10 consecutive years, as well as ‘World’s Best Airport Shopping’ for the second year in a row.

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