IN response to the Middle East region booming, Korean Air has resumed service between Seoul/Incheon and Saudi Arabia starting from November 9.
The carrier plans to commence direct service three times a week, flying first to Riyadh and then onto Jeddah. The Seoul/Incheon-Riyadh-Jeddah flights will operate on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
Flight KE961 departs at 2155 hrs and will arrive in Riyadh at 0310 hrs the next day. The flight continues its journey departing from Riyadh at 0420 hrs, landing in Jeddah at 0615 hrs. On the return KE962 flies from Jeddah at 1100 hrs and arrives in Riyadh at 1235 hrs. The flight departs from Riyadh at 1355 hrs and will be in Seoul at 0500 hrs next day.
The Seoul-Riyadh-Jeddah route will be operated with an Airbus 330-200.
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