Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated Qatar Airways Information for May and June Flights

Qatar Airways has informed us that their May 23 flight from Kabul has sold out.

Qatar has added additional commercial flights from Kabul (KBL) on May 30, June 6 and June 13, all with connections to Chicago O’Hare (ORD) through Doha. We encourage all U.S. citizens and Legal Permanent Residents (LPR/“green card” holders) who wish to return to the United States to utilize these flights while they remain available.

To purchase a ticket, please go to (Discount Code: TRAVELHOME).

  • This is a commercial flight is offered by Qatar Airways, it is not a U.S. government charter flight.
  • Tickets are first come-first served and must be purchased directly from Qatar Airways.
  • You must book a connecting ticket from Kabul (KBL) all the way to Chicago (ORD) in order to board the flight.
  • For additional assistance, please contact the Qatar Airways ticket office in Islamabad at +92 213 565 1124.

U.S. Citizens, Legal Permanent Residents (“green card” holders) and travelers with valid Special Immigrant Visas (SIVs) are eligible to purchase tickets for this flight.

(b) The suspension and limitation on entry pursuant to section 1 of this proclamation shall not apply to:

(i)  any lawful permanent resident of the United States;

(viii)  any alien seeking to enter the United States pursuant to a Special Immigrant Visa in the SI or SQ classification, and any spouse and children of any such individual;

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