Link has been copied

 Akasa Air

Akasa Air’s Mumbai (India) – Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) route has been opened.

Flights will start from 15 July. Tickets cost from $330 roundtrip.

Currency exchange rate SAR to INR

Updated 15.07.2024


Saudi Arabia: country’s borders status

Borders are open with restrictions.

Entry conditions for citizens and tourists

Holders of a Hajj visa must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated.

This rule does not apply to children under 12.

Vaccines accepted are:
AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Covovax, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Nuvaxovid (Novavax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm (BIBP), Sinovac and Sputnik V.
More details can be found here.

Holders of a visit visa must have medical insurance to cover COVID-19 expenses.

Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Iran are not allowed to enter.

National holidays in Saudi Arabia in 2024

Public holidays and festivals in Saudi Arabia in 2024. Non-working days:

  • Thursday, 22 February: Foundation Day (يوم التأسيس);
  • Tuesday to Friday, April 9 to April 12: Eid al-Fitr (عطلة عيد الفطر);
  • Saturday to Tuesday, June 15 to June 18: Eid al-Adha (عطلة عيد الأضحى);
  • Monday, 23 September: National Day (اليوم الوطني).

India: country’s borders status

Borders are open. Currently there are no imposed COVID-related restrictions.

National holidays in India in 2024

Public holidays and festivals in India in 2024. Non-working days:

  • January 26, Friday: Republic Day (गणतंत्र दिवस);
  • August 15, Thursday: Independence Day (स्वतंत्रता दिवस);
  • October 2, Wednesday: Birthday of Mahatma Gandhi (महात्मा गांधी की जयंती).

There are currently three national public holidays in India. Along with this, many religious and secular holidays are observed in the country, which are traditionally widely celebrated either in some states or by representatives of a certain part of the population. So, in the Hindu calendar there are a total of 32 holidays, for Muslims — 8, for Christians — 6, for Sikhs — 4, and in the calendars of Buddhists and Jains only 2 holidays each. The dates of most religious holidays are determined by the corresponding lunar calendars, so they fall on different dates according to the Gregorian calendar.


To create a poll or leave a comment, please login or register

News - Saudi Arabia

12.07.2024 18:05
Emirates opens a new lounge at Jeddah Airport (Saudi Arabia). Pin to board
12.07.2024 08:55
The Damascus (Syria) – Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) route of Syrian Airlines has been opened. Pin to board
11.07.2024 18:29
In Medina, Saudi Arabia, lampposts have been installed that turn into umbrellas during the day. Pin to board
09.07.2024 21:29
Severe dust storms have been recorded in Saudi Arabia. Pin to board
07.07.2024 22:15
Akasa Air’s Mumbai (India) – Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) route has been opened. Pin to board
04.07.2024 14:11
Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) from 3 July to 25 August will host the World Championship on cyber sports. Pin to board

News - India

12.07.2024 21:32
Air India is introducing an advanced passenger baggage tracking system. Pin to board
12.07.2024 21:18
AirAsia’s Guwahati (India) – Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) route has been inaugurated. Pin to board
12.07.2024 17:51
The state of Uttar Pradesh (India) suffered from flooding. Pin to board
12.07.2024 08:48
The Tripura border crossing on the India-Bangladesh border has reopened. Pin to board
11.07.2024 07:47
Akasa Air (India) has launched the “Extra Seat” option. Pin to board
09.07.2024 21:18
Air Kerala Airlines has received an operating certificate for 3 years. Pin to board