UAE and Qatar - CLOSED

Flight suspension between UAE and Qatar


We’re aware major UAE-based airlines have announced that flights between the UAE and Qatar will be suspended from today, 6 June 2017, until further notice.

The following carriers Etihad, Emirates and Qatar Airways have all confirmed refund or re-arrangement of affected flights. Additionally Qatar Airways have organised some charter flights to carry its passengers from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) via Muscat to Doha.

If you have a booking with any of these carriers, or are currently in transit, please contact them directly to manage your flight and travel re-arrangement. 

Etihad Airways:  

+64 9 977 2207 (flight reservations)
+61 1300 532 215 (outside office hours)


050 836 4728 (within NZ only)

Qatar Airways:                   

0800 174 865 (0900-2200 NZDT)


Keep up to date

You can also stay up to date with current travel advice issued by MFAT via its website

Finally, all airlines provide up to date information on their websites, so please check back regularly to your carrier’s website for further information.



Etihad Airways:


Qatar Airways


All claims will be reviewed in line with the policy you purchased for your trip. Your Policy Wording outlines the benefits and exclusions that apply.

If you have any questions or queries, please contact our Allianz Global Assistance Information Hotline on 0800 800 048.