Saudia offers Wi-Fi onboard to 47 destinations


JEDDAH — Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia), the national carrier of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, offers guests flying to 47 international destinations the option to connect onto its Wi-Fi service to experience the airline’s onboard connectivity.

On six of these routes, to Los Angeles, Washington, New York, London Heathrow, Manchester and Dubai, passengers in Guest Class (Economy) can access complimentary Wi-Fi for a 20 minute segment, after which several packages are available for purchase.

Guests travelling in First and Business Class will receive a complimentary Wi-Fi session on all 47 routes (quota provided varies by route).

Packages may be purchased in advance of travel, with a code sent directly by email and to a mobile device, or passengers may use their e-ticket number as the Wi-Fi access code. Pre-purchased packages can be selected during the booking stage on Alternatively, packages can also be purchased inflight using a valid credit card.

The options provide valuable solutions for guests who wish to casually surf the net, or be connected throughout their journey.

The onboard Wi-Fi experience is simple and easy-to-use with a two-step login process which the guest can selects upon choosing their desired package.

Saudia utilizes the SITAONAIR system – an inflight Wi-Fi hub providing seamless inflight internet connectivity to travelers. The user-experience has been enhanced with faster speeds, a new sleeker, more intuitive design, with improved navigation and user interface.

The following 47 destinations have access to Saudia onboard Wi-Fi service:

• Los Angeles • Frankfurt • Singapore • Cairo • Casablanca • Istanbul • Lucknow • Washington • Munich • Algiers • Kuala Lumpur • Alexandria • Colombo Ankara • Cochin

• New York • Geneva • Maldives • Sharm El Sheikh • Mauritius

• Delhi • Islamabad • Rome • Bombay • Karachi

• Toronto • London • Beirut • Dubai • Tunis

• Kuwait • Paris • Milan • Manchester • Manila

• Madrid • Johannesburg •Multan • Trivandrum • Dhaka •Jakarta • Chennai • Khartoum • Bahrain • Baghdad • Hyderabad • Guangzhou. — SG