Qatar Airways partners with Malaysia Airlines in codeshare expansion

Qatar Airways has announced the expansion of its codeshare cooperation with Malaysia Airlines, starting 27 January 2020, the company said.

The new codeshare agreement will strengthen the two airlines´ strategic partnership, first initiated in 2001. With 10 Qatar Airways destinations covered by the airlines´ current codeshare cooperation, the expanded agreement will allow Malaysia Airlines passengers to book travel to 20 additional Qatar Airways gateways in Europe, America, and Africa.

In turn, Qatar Airways passengers will benefit from access to four exciting new destinations in South East Asia. They can now book travel on Malaysia Airlines´ flights to Sibu, Malaysia; Alor Setar, Malaysia; Medan, Indonesia; and Surabaya, Indonesia. This brings the total number of codeshare routes in Malaysia Airlines´ network to 24.