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Gulf Air


418 Reviews
Headquarters: PO Box 138, Manama Bahrain +973-1737-3737 Website
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Manama, Bahrain
Level 6 Contributor
808 reviews
213 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Flight took off on time and landed on time. Emergency exit seat was comfy enough for an economy. Flight attendants were courteous. Screaming babies at take off and landing wasn't an airliners mistake.

Middle East Economy Amman - Bahrain
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though the flight is small, it was a neat and clean flight. Service was also good. I was having connecting flights and the food served was the same..

International Economy Paris - Bahrain
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Doha
Level 6 Contributor
81 reviews
34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a great experience. Enjoyed hospitality and services. Crew was very nice and helpful. Time and schedule was well followed.

International Economy Islamabad - Doha
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Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia
Level 6 Contributor
117 reviews
13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Smart combination of flights and great service and crew staff is very politely and helpful, flight booking is always secure and there customer service also 24 X 7 This flight short destination also provides snack and juices and long destination flight good and healthy food serve .On time airline

International Economy Dammam - Mumbai (Bombay)
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

after a short delay leaving Heathrow we made good time flying to Bahrain to meet my connecting flight to Riyadh in Saudi Arabia

International Economy London - Bahrain
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Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
Level 6 Contributor
348 reviews
55 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My flight was from Frankfurt to Bangkok via Bahrain and back. I flew economy and managed to get seats at the emergency exit on three of the four flights. The check-in was always impeccable. The quality of the in-flight service was unstable. On the stretch from Bangkok to Bahrain, some flight attendee didn't know the use of the words “please”,...

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International Economy Frankfurt - Bangkok

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the 3rd time I flew with gulf air. The staff were welcoming when we boarded but I didn't feel the warmth of their welcome. It was like part of their job and they didn't seem happy or their happiness didn't show. It was like they were all tired and fed up. Can't say we didn't get a good...

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International Economy London - Abu Dhabi

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Level 6 Contributor
79 reviews
67 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you fly in their business class it's a great experience but there economy is pretty average . Overall a small airline in between its regional mega rivals . Nothing really to praise as it's an average airline but the staff and crew's attitude is always nice . But it won't matter as It just can't match with its top...

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Middle East Business Class Bahrain - Jeddah

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Saudi Arabia
Level 4 Contributor
43 reviews
6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

the flight was comfortable with the Pillow, quilt, meals . it was 6 seats each row. The service was changed ( between arrival and depature ) may be it back to the diffrent times during the day.

International Economy Riyadh - Paris
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Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Flight was pleasant both ways except for food (oriental veg - not worth tasting). While returning the flight was delayed by almost 3 hours (which gave me an excuse to finish reading a novel "everyone has a story" by Savi; (purchased at the Kochi airport ). I was so much caught up in the novel, the 3 hours felt like...

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International Economy Bahrain - Kochi (Cochin)

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About Gulf Air
Based in Muharraq, Gulf Air (GF) is the flag carrier of the island nation of Bahrain. From its hub at Bahrain International Airport (BAH), the airline flies to more than 40 destinations in 23 countries in the Middle East, Asia, Europe and Africa. The airline's fleet features two-cabin and three-cabin configurations. Travelers in its premium cabins (known as Falcon Gold) have access to the airline's Falcon Gold Lounges in Bahrain, Dubai and London. Premium passengers at other airports have access to certain lounges operated by other airlines. Although not a part of any major airline alliance, Gulf Air does have codesharing arrangements with about 15 other airlines.

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