from Saudi Arabia Matarat Holding has announced a luggage service that allows passengers to check their luggage before their trip and send it to their destination.
The service is available on all domestic and international flights. It will be launched in the first quarter of this year.
Matarat Holding manages and supervises the operations of 27 airports in Saudi Arabia through its subsidiaries (Riyadh Airports, Jeddah Airports, Dammam Airports and Cluster 2).
What does baggage service entail?
The ‘Passengers without suitcases’ service allows travelers to send their luggage from home to any destination and finalize travel-related procedures before their flight date.
The service is also available for individuals and groups.
Matarat Holding said in a press release that the service will help reduce wait times at airports and limit the carrying of luggage at airports.
Passengers must have a confirmed and valid ticket or book on one of the participating airlines. They must provide all necessary travel documentation and not carry prohibited items in their luggage.
The service is aligned with the company’s efforts to achieve the highest standards of safety and comfort to ensure smooth movement at Saudi airports.
This service is aligned with the Saudi Aviation Strategy, which arises from the National Transportation and Logistics Strategy and Saudi Vision 2030.
Are you planning to travel soon?
Below are some home and city check-in facilities in the UAE:
Home and city check-in services can help ease the stress of travel, especially if you travel frequently or are traveling with your family or a large group.
Here are some convenient options available in the UAE if you plan to travel soon.
Emirates: The Dubai-based airline offers home check-in services that allow travelers to complete the check-in process in the comfort of their home, hotel or office before their trip.
In April last year, Emirates also launched a new travel and check-in store in the city, allowing customers to book trips, check-in for flights, drop off luggage and even shop for travel essentials conveniently. .
The ICD Brookfield Place joins the airline’s other baggage drop-off facilities in Ajman, as well as at Port Rashid Terminal 3 or the Port of Dubai, dedicated to travelers disembarking from cruise ships.
Etihad: Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways offers in-city check-in options at the Abu Dhabi Cruise Terminal and the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. Travelers can drop off their bags and expedite immigration checks, select seats or even upgrade their reservation between 24 and four hours before their flight departure time.
Flydubai: Passengers can take advantage of home check-in options if flying from Dubai, as well as belt-on pickup and drop-off service upon arrival in Dubai. The pick-up and drop-off carousel offers travelers the option of receiving their luggage at their home or hotel without having to wait to pick it up when they arrive.
Home check-in is available for those flying from Dubai. To take advantage of the service, passengers must complete a request form up to six hours before departure.
An airline representative will then meet them at their address, check in their luggage, and provide them with a boarding pass and luggage tags.
aerial arabia: The airline’s city check-in service allows travelers to drop off their luggage and receive their boarding passes between eight and 24 hours before departure. Passengers can also select seats.
Air Arabia check-in services are available in Ajman, Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah and Abu Dhabi.
News source: Gulf Business