Gulf Air (GF) is the dominant flag carrier of Bahrain. Gulf Air is headquartered at Muharraq nearby Bahrain International Airport, Bahrain and has international hubs at Bahrain International Airport. Gulf Air was founded in 1950 as Gulf aviation and further named as Gulf Air.
Gulf Air flies to nearly 40 international destinations in 23 countries across Asia, Europe and Africa to form its International hub. Most frequent destination of Gulf Air includes Cairo in Egypt, Addis Ababa in Ethiopia, Paris, Hong Kong, Bangalore, Dubai, and Jakarta in Indonesia, Durban in South Africa Kuwait, Islamabad in Pakistan, Moscow in Russia, Riyadh and Jeddah in Saudi Arabia.
Checked Baggage in Gulf Air is 1 bag of 40 kg and 95cm (38ins) x 75cm(30ins) x 45cm(18ins) for Falcon Gold class and 30 kg and for Economy class respectively. One handbag is also allowed for each class not exceeding 6kg in economy and 9kg in gold class. Gulf Air allows excessive baggage allowances with applicable excessive charges like traveling from London to Delhi would cost $7 for per kg.
The Fleet size of Gulf Air is 28 and includes Airbus A320-200, Airbus A320neo, Airbus A321-200, Airbus A320neo, Airbus A330-200, Boeing 787-9 and Bombardier CS100.
Gulf Air offers special meals to all passengers with suitable to their chosen dietary requirements. Special orders are booked at least 24 hours prior to boarding. Special meals include baby meals, child meal, Fruit platter, Hindu meal, Moslem Meal, Low-calorie meal, Vegetarian, non-vegetarian meal and much more. Gulf air has Falcon flier as the frequent flyer program which serves more advantages and benefits including loyalty points, memberships, etc.
Gulf Air initiates to enhance your comfort and allows upgrading seats to legroom with some additional charges. Passengers can upgrade their seats 9 hours prior to departure. The preferred seats include bulkhead and those in the exit rows are subject to availability and eligibility.
Gulf Air allows passengers to check-in up to 24 hours prior to their departure time with respective baggage. Gulf air allows web check-in as well as mobile check-in for more comfort and convenience of passengers. Passengers can check-in 24 hours until 90 minutes prior to departure of respective flights.