Royal Jordanian Airlines

Royal Jordanian Airlines

Bringing the World to Your Seat

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About Royal Jordanian Airlines

IATA code

RJ

ICAO code

RJA

Jordan headquarters

Amman, Kingdom of Jordan

Main operational airport

Queen Alia International Airport (AMM)

Number of destinations covered by Royal Jordanian Airlines

More than 45

Most popular destination

AMM, RUH, JED, DMM

Most popular routes

RUH - AMM, JED - AMM, DMM - AMM, AMM - RUH

Year of establishment

1963

Parent company

Government of Jordan

Popular fleet

Airbus A330, Airbus A321, Airbus A320, Airbus A319, Airbus A310, Embraer 195, Embraer 175

Royal Jordanian website

rj.com

Royal Jordanian contact number

+962.6.5100000

Being the national carrier of Jordan, Royal Jordanian is an essential contributor to the national economy. As a result of the airline’s efforts, tourists from everywhere around the world fly to Jordan. 

In 2007, Royal Jordanian became a member of the Oneworld alliance. And with the airline bookings on the rise, Royal Jordanian continues to grow its network and connect more destinations globally.

Royal Jordanian's vision is "To be the Airline of choice connecting Jordan and the Levant with the world". Therefore, it adopts state-of-the-art operating systems across the entire company. Consequently, in 2015, it was reported that 3 million passengers were carried on 36,000 Air Jordanian flights.

Royal Jordanian is renowned for its excellent services both internationally and locally. Passengers who book Royal Jordanian Airlines can expect impeccable service in-flight as well as at the airport. 

Royal Jordanian booking is available on Almosafer. You just need to enter your traveling dates, check the filters, and choose between royal Jordanian flights.

Royal Jordanian Fleet 

Royal Jordanian owns a young fleet of aircraft, an average of 5 years. Since its establishment, Royal Jordanian has kept a clean safety record and a global reputation as a risk-free airline.

Aircraft

Seating Capacity

Boeing 787 Dreamliner

270

Airbus A321

162

Airbus A320

150

Airbus A319

120

Embraer 195

104

Embraer 175

72

Royal Jordanian Cargo

Royal Jordanian aims to build a cargo network connecting Jordan with the world.

  • Shipments will be quickly processed while guaranteeing reliability and live-tracking.
  • Royal Jordanian facilities in the Cargo Hub at Queen Alia International Airport ensure delivery on the same day.  

Royal Jordanian Cargo Hub Shipments include:

  • Vaccines, foodstuffs, and perishables (Cold storage +2 to +8°C) 
  • Processed foods and seafood (Deep freeze storage -20°C)
  • Fresh fruits & vegetables (Climate-controlled)
  • Valuables (Safe-Room storage)
  • Dangerous goods (Isolated area)
  • Radioactive materials (Isolated area)
  • Human remains (Cool storage)
  • Living animals

For more information, check RJ-Cargo official website

Royal Jordanian Recognitions and Awards

Year Award

Award Type

2019

Four Stars Major Regional Airline in Global APEX

2018

Four Stars Major Regional Airline in Global APEX

2018

Royal Jordanian is listed as one of the top 20 safest airlines in the world

2018

Royal Jordanian has been listed among the top 100 Best Airlines by Skytrax

2009

Air Cargo Award of Excellence in the Air Carrier category

(Awards & Recognitions)

 

Royal Jordanian Codeshare Partners

Since a codeshare agreement is one way to expand services to more destinations, Royal Jordanian has partnered with the below airlines:

American Airlines

Malaysia Airlines

Gulf Air

ITA

Oman Air

Middle East Airlines

British Airways

Qatar Airways

Tarom

Etihad Airways

Royal Air Maroc

Turkish Airlines

(Partners Source)

Travel Updates

Check out the latest travel, safety and entry requirements for Jordan.

Royal Jordanian Airlines services for Economy Class and Business Class

Economy Class

  • Meals on long flights
  • Snacks on short flights
  • Variety of dishes from international cuisine
  • Kids meals
  • Seats equipped individual fans, reading lights & pockets
  • Headrest covers
  • Legroom
  • In-flight entertainment

Business Class

  • A wide selection of meals & beverages
  • Full-course meals
  • Special request menu
  • Reclining seats
  • Comfortable seats
  • Full-flat beds on selected flights
  • In-flight entertainment

Royal Jordanian Airlines Baggage Allowance

Royal Jordanian Airlines Baggage Allowance

Check the guidelines to guarantee you a relaxing trip. We have collected the necessary information to adjust the appropriate weight for your Royal Jordanian Airlines baggage allowance.

Checked Baggage

The following entails are based on the piece concept on all RJ destinations.

From/To Cairo 

Class 

Baggage Allowance

Max Size

# of Pieces

Crown Class

32  kg

158 cm/ 62 inches.

2 Pieces 

Economy Class

23 kg

158 cm/ 62 inches.

2 Pieces 

Royal Jordanian Airlines Check-in Information

Web check-in is available between 24 hours and 4 hours before departure time. Passengers can check in on behalf of their travel group as well as select their seats. 

For airport check-in, passengers must arrive at the airport check-in counter 3 hours before departure time.

Moreover, self-check-in services enable passengers to get their boarding pass while avoiding the queues at counters. You just need to provide your personal information, select a seat, and enter your luggage information. After reviewing the security regulations, you can collect the boarding pass and baggage tags. Finally, move to the check-in counter to drop off your baggage and get your documents checked before proceeding to immigration to stamp your passport and enter the gate.

*Note that Royal Jordanian crown class is referenced on Almosafer as business class.

FAQs for Royal Jordanian Airlines

  • Does Royal Jordanian Airlines allow web check-in?

    Yes, Royal Jordanian Airlines allows web check-in.

  • Does Royal Jordanian Airlines provide online seat selection?

    Yes, Royal Jordanian Airlines offers online seat selection at a nominal fee or free. It depends on your flight booking.

  • How many routes does Royal Jordanian Airlines service in total/as overall?

    The total number of routes serviced by Royal Jordanian Airlines is 62.

  • Does Almosafer offer any discounts on Royal Jordanian Airlines?

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