Thread regarding Saudi Aramco layoffs

International Flights Out of Saudi Arabia

For the several hundred expats who lost their jobs, were you folks able to get flights out of Saudi Arabia? Did you encounter problems with getting your final exit visa and getting a flight out?

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Post ID: @OP+15LblwMc

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No problem at all getting out. Lufthansa has scheduled flights every week. Easy to connect from Frankfurt. Saudia also regular flights. So anyone whinging and whining about not being able to get flights is taking nonsense.

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Post ID: @rhhu+15LblwMc

Company is inept and this is a cluster #uck if their ever was one! Cannot wait to leave this! Thanks for the Memorie$!

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Post ID: @hqcn+15LblwMc

You have to demand the company to book your flights or they will give you cash instead. They really want you to take the cash because it's much easier for them. Usually the cash is a better deal for you as well. In the current situation not so much.

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Post ID: @ctkm+15LblwMc

I think the company is obliged to provide exit flights. Especially if the number is big We still don’t know how many employees have been terminated does anyone know how many

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Post ID: @cmrw+15LblwMc

Reliable information is getting harder to obtain. My wife still talks to the ladies over there and has learned that Company aircraft is being used to fly people to Dubai, but from that point onward one has to use commercial flights.

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Post ID: @9wah+15LblwMc

Lots of flights out via Riyadh, Jeddah and sometimes Dammam. If you go from Riyadh, taxi there is SR1450. Easy trip. Saudia run most flights but LH also has regular schedule.

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Post ID: @3wwv+15LblwMc

How often are these flights occurring? With the Causeway set to reopen at the end of the month, I guess Bahrain exits will be an option, too.

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Post ID: @2oyd+15LblwMc

Does the company pay you towards "figuring it out" ?

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Post ID: @1jhd+15LblwMc

Aramco flights to dubai. Then you figure it out yourself.

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Post ID: @1fxp+15LblwMc

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