Written on 19th January 2017

Qatar Airways prepares to land in Las Vegas 

Qatar Airways has commenced its four times weekly non-stop service to Las Vegas, Nevada. The new route will be the airline’s 11th to the United States, connecting McCarran International Airport to Hamad International Airport in Doha, making Qatar Airways the first Gulf carrier to provide regular scheduled service to Las Vegas. The new route also provides US-based flyers with an additional point of departure, when travelling abroad to Qatar Airways’ global network of over 150 destinations. It will be Qatar Airways’ second route from the American west, after the airline launched their popular Los Angeles to Doha route in January 2016. Qatar Airways currently serves 10 American cities. Las Vegas will join Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York City/JFK International Airport, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. The new route will operate with a Boeing 777-200LR. Flight Schedule: Operates Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday Doha (DOH) to Las Vegas (LAS) QR737 departs: 08:05 arrives: 13:00 Las Vegas (LAS) to Doha (DOH) QR738 departs: 14:55 arrives: 17:20+1 Source: Qatar Airways