Oman Air: Route Reviews
Oman Air is the national carrier of Oman and its main hub is based in Muscat. A 4 Star airline, Oman Air is a company on the rise and has been voted the world's 22nd best airline in 2013 following up on a 23rd place finish in 2012.
This is no mean feat in the ultra competitive industry and sees Oman Air outperforming some heavyweights like British Airways, Virgin America, KLM and Air France. Lets take a look at Oman Air route reviews to Kuala Lumpur and Zanzibar and breakdown how to get there from the UK.
Destinations: Kuala Lumpur and Zanzibar
There is a regular route from the UK flying from London Heathrow to Muscat and you can find return flights starting at around £340 at Skyscanner. This flight takes just over 8 hours and once in Muscat you are opened to the expansive network that Oman Air operate into Asia and a few top class destinations in Africa. For an overview on all Oman Air routes visit www.omanair.com/FlightSearch/networkmap.jsp. For now though, lets focus on two top destinations serviced by Oman Air and give you reviews on flight times and prices.
Kuala Lumpur offers plenty in terms of culture and nightlife. From the iconic Petronas Towers to the hustle and bustle of the streets you will have plenty to entertain you while in town. This flight takes just under 7 hours with Oman Air and costs around £300 return. Check out www.skyscanner.net for reasonably priced flights with Oman Air.
Oman Air do not run many flights to Africa as yet but of the current destinations, Zanzibar stands head and shoulders above the others as a holiday destination. Zanzibar has everything you could want ranging from utopian beaches with turquoise tinted water to the unique history and cultural experiences that Stone Town has to offer. Flights from Muscat to Zanzibar, taking around 5 hours, can be snapped up from around £300 for a round trip at www.omanair.com.
Travelling from the UK
From these Oman Air route reviews you should now be able to piece together a trip to exotic destinations by using the hub in Muscat to your advantage. Visit www.omanair.com to get prices for flights from London. For our two featured routes you can book London to Kuala Lumpur return from about £560 return and London to Zanzibar from around £680 return.