Air Marakanda, the operator of Samarkand Airport, has launched a new route from Samarkand – with flydubai. The twice-weekly service will commence on September 20 to operate on Tuesdays and Fridays between Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Samarkand International Airport (SKD), departing DXB at 22:40 to arrive at SKD at 02:50, with the return flight departing at 04:05 and arriving at 06:30.