Damascus

To enjoy your holiday, fly with Austrian Airlines to Damascus and experience the highlights of Syria! Situated in the foothills of southwest Syria, not far from the Mediterranean Sea, Damascus boasts a large metropolitan center full of fascinating history and culture. The Old City of Damascus is partially surrounded by ramparts, some of which date back to Roman times. Steeped in history and religion, you can visit sites such as the Chapel of Saint Paul, the House of Saint Ananias, and the Mariamite Cathedral of Damascus. Equally present are the Islamic centers such as the Umayyad Mosque, the Sayyidah Ruqayya Mosque, and the Saladin Shrine. As a previously named Arab Capital of Culture, Damascus boasts numerous museums and exquisite cuisine.

Austrian Flights to the Middle East

Austrian Airlines operates a large number of flights to the key economic centres in the Middle East: Tel Aviv, Cairo, Tehran.

Top Questions

What costs apply when changing a booking?
What do I need to do if my baggage is missing for more than 5 days?
In case we were unable to trace your baggage within 5 days we kindly ask you to fill in the "Baggage Questionnaire" form and send it to vielzos@austrian.com.
Please note: It is very important for our further tracking process that you provide a detailed list of the contents of your lost bag.
Up to how long before departure can I check in online?
Overview check-in deadlines for your departure airport
Is Wi-Fi available on board?
Yes, with myAustrian FlyNet, our on-board Wi-Fi. As of now, it is available on selected aircraft from our short-haul and medium-haul Airbus family.
Whether you are answering emails, sending WhatsApp messages to friends or streaming the latest videos, with myAustrian FlyNet you are always online, even above the clouds. You can connect to the wireless network directly after boarding and once cruising altitude is reached, you can choose from three different service packages.