According to circular issued by saudi arab Cival aviation authorities all airlines operating from the Saudi airports about the change of the date mentioned in an earlier circular for allowing Saudi citizens to travel abroad, as well as the complete lifting of the suspension of international flights, and the opening of the Kingdom’s airports.
The move comes into effect from 1:00am on May 17, 2020.
However, the international flights coming in from the countries that the authority has decided to suspend to travel to and from, would not be allowed to fly into Saudi Arabia. This would be mostly due to the outbreak of pandemic in the concerned country
The General Authority of Civil Aviation of Saudi Arabia (GACA) has outlined plans to resume international flights from 17 May. On 29 January, Saudi Arabia extended the travel ban for its citizens to 17 May instead of 31 March and delayed the reopening of its airports, sea and land