Saudi Arabian Airlines COVID-19 safety policies

See the protective measures Saudi Arabian Airlines have introduced at the airport and onboard flights during COVID-19 to maximise customer safety during the pandemic. Find out what it is like travelling with Saudi Arabian Airlines during COVID-19 by reading their guidance and policies.

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Saudi Arabian Airlines COVID-19 safety policies

Saudi Arabian Airlines COVID-19 policies

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At the Airport

Boarding pass

Get your boarding pass on the Saudia website or app before heading to the airport
Arrive at the airport at least 2 hours before your flight

Hand baggage

Only 1 carry on baggage is allowed per customer

Face mask

This must be worn at all times in the airport


Your temperature will be checked when you arrive at the airport


All self service machines will be temporarily unavailable
Baggage drop off counters will be active


Your temperature will be checked before boarding the aircraft
Zonal boarding - you will be boarded in groups
Staff will guide you to maintain social distancing

Alfursan lounge

A la carte menus will be provided and social distancing rules will apply
Onboard the flight

Face masks

Customers must wear face masks at all times of the flight

Cabin staff

Cabin crew will wear PPE


You will be provided with a personal hygiene kit - wipes, mask, sanitiser

Blankets & pillows

Blankets and pillows will be unavailable

Meals and beverages

Enjoy sealed snacks and beverages

In the airport

All terminal areas and frequently touched items will be sanitised regularly


Cabin staff will sanitise lavatories after each use
Aircraft will undergo deep cleaning and disinfection process regularly

Arrival process

Crew will control the flow as you disembark
Baggage claim floor decals will remind you to maintain social distancing


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