SyrianAir, also known as Syrian Arab Airlines, is the flag carrier of Syria based in Damascus, the capital of the country. SyrianAir flies to 14 destinations including three destinations in the UAE - Abu Dhabi International Airport, Dubai International Airport and Sharjah Airport. The carrier’s main hub is Damascus International Airport and it is also a member of the Arab Air Carriers Organization. First founded back in 1946 under the name of Syrian Airlines, the airline has undergone numerous transformations over the decades including merging with EgpytAir to become United Arab Airlines in the late 1950s. SyrianAir adopted its current name in 1975 and also offers membership to its SyrianAir Frequent Flyer program to loyal passengers.

*This information is correct as of March 2017

Why Fly with SyrianAir

How to Check in

Those catching flights with SyrianAir can check-in the old fashioned way at the airport. Simply visit a SyrianAir check-in counter and go through all of the formalities to receive your boarding pass. Be sure to arrive at the airport well in advance of your scheduled departure time just to stay on the safe side in case of long queues. The airline does not yet support online check-ins, so you will need to do things in person at the airport.

Baggage Allowances and Fees

Baggage allowances can vary according to your destinations and flight class, so be sure to consult directly with the airline for accurate information about allowances on your flight. All travelers flying with SyrianAir are permitted to bring hand baggage on board flights as part of the fare. Those in Economy are allowed one item up to 8kg, while in Business Class this is increased to 10kg. If you exceed your baggage allowances, be prepared to pay excess fees.


SyrianAir flights offer a regular Economy Class as well as premium Business Class seating for those looking for a superior flying experience. Those in Business Class can look forward to seats with extra legroom to stretch out and reclining seats to lie back and relax during the journey.

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