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Gulf Air


316 Reviews
Headquarters: PO Box 138, Manama Bahrain +973-1737-3737 Website
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Manama, Bahrain
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323 reviews
132 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Luckily we booked this flight prior to GA bringing in the extortionate charges to pre book seats so these seats were free to pre book. Inflight entertainment limited as already watched on previous flights, there is a very small selection of films and tv shows which only get changed about twice a year. The food was inedible and I have...

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Middle East Economy Bahrain - Dubai

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I've flown Gulf Air to London and to Dubai a few times. The service is hap-hazard, sometimes the flight is delayed (my flight to London in Nov '16 was delayed for 5 hours and I've not had a resolution to my compensation claim, now May '17). Generally, Gulf Air is more expensive than BA to the UK. I do not...

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International Economy Bahrain - London

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9 reviews
4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing to fancy __food..the worst you can get in any flight .. absolutely worst .Toilets... can find a fly enjoying flight with us .I had to find another toilet since there was no toilet paper at all...in the first one.Domestic flights in India are far better than this..( GF271) This is my experience flying from Cochin to Bahrain. There was...

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International Economy Kochi (Cochin) - Bahrain

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Kolhapur, India
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219 reviews
27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

my flight to Mumbai via Bahrain was great . everything about the airline was perfect .be it the departure, arrival, service ,food and flying experience.Guess they should increase some beverages assortment.

International Economy Riyadh - Mumbai (Bombay)
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GulfAir-AZ, Manager at Gulf Air, responded to this review

We are glad to hear that from you and hope to welcome you onboard soon. Thank you

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International Economy Riyadh - Mumbai (Bombay)

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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94 reviews
60 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

When looking at the options for a day trip on Business from Abu Dhabi to Bahrain, Gulf Air offered the flight times that would best suit me to get in early enough in the morning and back late enough in the evening. Check in and boarding procedures were well handled by Etihad employees at Abu Dhabi International Airport, and the...

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Middle East Economy Abu Dhabi - Bahrain

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GulfAir-AZ, Manager at Gulf Air, responded to this review

Dear James, We are glad to hear that from you and hope to welcome you onboard soon. Thank you

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Middle East Economy Abu Dhabi - Bahrain

Stavanger, Norway
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64 reviews
31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Snapped up a bargain return flight from LHR to BKK in business class for just over £1000. I was very impressed with them for that price. Yes the beds are not 180 degree fully flat but I still got a good sleep. The food was some of the best I've had on an aeroplane. Lounges in Heathrow and Bahrain were...

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International Business Class London - Bahrain

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southampton
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36 reviews
24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was quite worried about our flight to Bahrain for the Grand Prix last month as some of the reviews were pretty horrific and having flown with Emirates three times in the past three years to various destinations I thought what have we letourselves in for! Online check-in was easy & check in at Heathrow as we had already checked...

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International Economy London - Bahrain

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Negombo, Sri Lanka
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19 reviews
10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were coming from Baharain to Sri Lanka and I was sitting near the back area. service was terrible and I have noticed they have done some clearance once the flight landed also. no food no drinks and finally I eat the leftovers almost. I have experienced the services Colombo to Baharain, Baharain to Athens , Athens to Baharain and...

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International Economy Bahar Dar - Colombo

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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45 reviews
8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the price is good and service is acceptable the only issue is the connecting flights has to much time difference

International Economy Dubai - Cairo
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of those airlines that I would never recommend anyone to. Booked my parents a holiday to Bangkok. The luggage was misplaced due to connection flight. The compensation offered was abysmal for a 2 day delay. Non responsive and non compassionate. Thumbs Down !

International Economy Dubai - Bangkok
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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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