Etihad Airways on Sunday announced a new air fares promotion, offering 20 percent discounts on economy flights.

Its "Up, Up and Away" sales promotion is available for purchase within the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain until April 5, valid for travel between April 10 and May 31, the airline said in a statement.

On offer are more than 20 destinations across the Middle East, Europe, Africa, Far East and Australia, it added.

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Peter Baumgartner, Etihad Airways chief commercial officer, said: "Last year's 'Up, Up and Away' sale was a huge success with our guests and an indicator that the early summer season is a popular time to take advantage of attractively priced travel deals.

"We are very excited to revive this offer for our guests and offer them yet another opportunity to book a fantastic holiday with Etihad Airways at great value."

To purchase the "Up, Up and Away" fares, visit or Etihad retail shops. The fares can also be booked through local travel agents, Etihad said.