current preparations for Haj Season (2019– 1440) the below instructions and
procedures are to be followed during this season. They will be effective for
all flights starting from Egypt (Cairo and all domestic airports) to Jeddah
during the period from 01 Dhi Elqueda 1440/ 4 JULY 19 to 04 Dhi
Elhejja 1440/ 5AUG19 and the flights starting from Jeddah to Egypt during the
period from 15 Dhi Elhejja 1440 /17AUG19 to 15 Muharram 1440 / 14
Passengers holding Haj Visa will be accepted on Hajj Flights only (according to
the schedule which will be sent after obtaining approvals from the authorities))
holding Haj Visa are strictly prohibited on non-Hajj Flights..
Passengers holding Haj Visa are strictly prohibited to book any flight heading
to (/ Yanbu / Riyadh). - -Jeddah
Airport shall be closed to the holders of the Hajj visas as of the end 04 Dhi
Elhejja 1440/ 5AUG19
issued tickets to Jeddah must be confirmed both ways according to instructions
which regulate Hajj season.
-All Hajj tickets
issued to a travel route (Jeddah) must be confirmed in return and not in be against
the regulations governing the Hajj season..
- It strictly
prohibited to book any passenger holding Visit Visa ( all types ) on all Jeddah
headed flights from 10 Dhi Elqueda 1440/ 13 July 19 to 10 Dhi Elhejja 1440 /12
AUG19according to Saudi authorities’ instructions.In case the visit
visa holders are granted during the mentioned period to enter through Hajj
airports for businessmen media professionals doctors experts or diplomats
the Ministries of Interior Hajj and Umrah shall be notified of their arrival
in sufficient time to ensure the proper functioning of the work.- Completely
prohibited booking and acceptance for Passengers holding (commercial Visa /
Passengers holding seasonal work visa are accepted on all Jeddah / Yanbu headed
flights until 30 Dhi Elqueda 1440/2 AUG19 and they are not accepted afterwards
according to Saudi authorities’ instructions.
travel agents and sales offices in and outside Egypt must follow the
instructions of the Saudi civil aviation authorities when booking the return
phase from Jeddah to passengers with Haj Visa which state that the first
return flight must be on 15 Dhi Elhejja 1440/ 27 AUG 19 at 08:00 Saudi local
Any bookings prior
that date will be cancelled without any notification.