In April 2020, Qatar Airways returns to Osaka
The oneworld member will restart the route, previously served until March 2016, on April 6th 2020. The route will be flown with Airbus A350-900s five time weekly.
Osaka will be the 3rd Japanese destination served by QR after Tokyo Narita (flights started in 2010) and Tokyo Haneda (2014). Flights will initially begin with a 5 times weekly service, increasing to a daily service from 23 June 2020. The Airbus A350-900s used on the route will offer 36 seats in Business Class and 247 seats in Economy.
QR802 Doha – Osaka 0210 – 1750 359 / daily, except Tuesday and Thursday
QR803 Osaka – Doha 2330 – 0450+1 359 / daily, except Tuesday and Thursday
Qatar Airways currently operates a fleet of more than 250 aircraft via its hub, Hamad International Airport (HIA) to over 160 destinations worldwide. The airline has recently launched several new destinations: Rabat, Morocco; Izmir, Turkey; Malta; Davao, Philippines; Lisbon, Portugal; and Mogadishu, Somalia. The airline will add Langkawi, Malaysia and Gaborone, Botswana to its route network in October 2019 and Luanda, Angola in March 2020.