Emirates has announced a schedule of upcoming flights

Siobháin Spear
Apr 23, 2020

All you need to know about the Emirates flights that have been scheduled until the end of April.

April 23: Following an earlier announcement that the airline carrier has stepped up its flight safety measures and introduced PPE for staff, Emirates has released a flight schedule for upcoming outbound flights from the UAE until the end of the month. The flights will be carrying passengers who wish to return to their home country, and they are now available for booking.

Emirates flight schedule

The following passenger flights will will be operated across the next 7 days:

  • Frankfurt: April 25, 27 and 29
  • Jakarta: April 26
  • Johannesburg: April 25
  • Lagos: April 26
  • London Heathrow: April 23, 24, 26, 28 and 30
  • Madrid: April 29
  • Manila: April 24, 28, 30
  • Tunis: April 30

These flights will facilitate residents and visitors wishing to return home from the UAE.

How can I book an Emirates flight?

Those who wish to travel to Johannesburg, Lagos, and Tunis must contact the respective embassy or consulate for these countries in the UAE.

All other flights on the Emirates flight schedule can be booked by eligible passengers on www.emirates.com or through a travel agent; ensure you select ‘one-way’ when booking.

Remember that travel restrictions are in place at destinations around the world, and travellers are urged to check entry criteria before they fly.

If you are seeking further clarity on repatriation bookings, Emirates has outlined steps for how to book a repatriation flight; you can check emirates.com for the latest travel updates.

Important information for passengers

With the increase of services and flights out of Dubai, Emirates have recommenced its operation at Dubai International airport Terminal 3. Customers will be required to follow all health and safety measures required by the UAE authorities and the country of destination.

Passengers are required to apply social distancing guidelines during their journey and wear their own masks when at the airport and on board the aircraft.  Travellers should arrive at Dubai International airport Terminal 3 for check-in, three hours before departure.

Emirates’ check-in counters will only process passengers holding confirmed bookings to the above destinations.

During this time, there will be no online check-in and seat selection available and services such as chauffeur drive and lounge will not be available in any of the destinations.

Emirates will also offer amended services on these flights. Magazines and other print reading material will not be available, and while food and beverages will continue to be offered on board, packaging and presentation will be modified to reduce contact during meal service and the risk of infection.

Cabin baggage will not be accepted on these flights. Carry-on items allowed in the cabin will be limited to laptop, handbag, briefcase or baby items. All other items have to be checked in, and Emirates will add the cabin baggage allowance to customers’ check-in baggage allowance.

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