Three Arab and one Turkish airline companies will enter the Romanian market next year, which will bring benefits for passengers, who will get shorter race and more favorable prices to and from the Middle East.

Emirates, Qatar Airways, Watania and Pegasus Airlines are companies that will operate flights from Bucharest in 2011. Starting January, Qatar will introduce flights from Bucharest to Doha. Travel time will be four and a half hours today while on the same route, the flight - operated by a Turkish company - is to stop and takes about 12 hours.

Starting January 2011, Pegasus Airlines will launch flights Bucharest-Istanbul euro 20 cheaper than they are now on the same route. In addition, Emirates will introduce the Dubai race year-Budapest via Bucharest.