Middle East, once an empty land full of deserts is now economic power hub of the modern world. The amazing transformation in 2 decades have attracted all the world to this region. With ever increasing number of travelers visit middle eastern countries, the region has become home to some of the largest and best airlines of the world.

Middle eastern countries such as UAE, Qatar, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia owns world’s best airlines providing direct flights across the globe.

Here is a list of the best airlines in the middle east in terms of travel experience, facilities, ease of travel and quality of services.

Best 10 Airlines in Middle East 2024

RankAirline NameHeadquarters/CountryYear EstablishedOfficial Website
1Qatar AirwaysQatar Airways Towers,
Doha, Qatar
22-Nov-1993Visit Official Website
2EmiratesGarhoud, Dubai, United Arab Emirates25-Mar-1985Visit Official Website
3Etihad AirwaysKhalifa City, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates1-Jul-2003Visit Official Website
4Saudi Arabian AirlinesJeddah, Saudi Arabia1-Sep-1945Visit Official Website
5Oman AirMuscat, Oman15-Jun-1905Visit Official Website
6Gulf Air Muharraq, Bahrain3-May-1905Visit Official Website
7Kuwait AirwaysKuwait6-May-1905Visit Official Website
8FlynasRiyadh, Saudi Arabia1-Feb-2007Visit Official Website
9flyDubaiDubai, UAE19-Mar-2008Visit Official Website
10Air ArabiaSharjah, UAE3-Feb-2003Visit Official Website