Qatar Airways will begin operating daily direct flights from Cardiff Airport on May 1, 2018. The new service between the Welsh capital and Doha will be operated by a Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The service will be the first regular direct longhaul flight linking Wales and South West England to a major global hub in the Gulf region.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, ighted to announce the launch date for our direct service to Cardiff. Many travellers currently fly to and from London, using ground transport between London and Cardiff, so this new route will allow passengers to fly direct from Wales to Doha and beyond for the first time.”