SINGAPORE, March 17, 2022: Emirates has confirmed that it will launch daily flights to Tel Aviv on June 23, 2022.
The airline will serve the Dubai-Tel Aviv route with a three-class Boeing 777-300ER on the route, comprising eight private suites in first class, 42 sleeper seats in business class and 304 seats in economy class.
Emirates Airline Chief Commercial Officer Adnan Kazim said: “We look forward to finally welcoming customers on board our flights to and from Tel Aviv this summer and offering them substantial connectivity to and through our Dubai hub as Covid travel restrictions continue to ease around the world and more borders open As well as unleashing huge pent-up demand, Emirates’ debut in Israel will mean more choice for travelers to their return to the air and more opportunities for businesses to visit Dubai and beyond in our network of nearly 130 destinations, alongside our hospitality and signature award-winning onboard experience.
EK931 will depart Dubai at 3:50 p.m. and arrive at Ben Gurion Airport at 6:00 p.m. local time. The return flight EK 932 will depart Tel Aviv at 7:55 p.m. and arrive in Dubai at 11:59 p.m. Flight times have been scheduled to provide optimal connecting times in Dubai for flights to Thailand, India , the Philippines, the Maldives, Sri Lanka and South Africa.
Travelers from the United States and Brazil can choose to stop for the Dubai Stop Over package before continuing their journey to Tel Aviv, which includes stays in some of the best hotels in the world, visits to the newest sites that the city has to offer, among an abundance of other activities.
In 2021, Israel was ranked among the top 20 source markets for Dubai, according to Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism. This ranking is expected to rise further as the city continues to welcome more and more visitors in 2022 with its ever-expanding list of diverse experiences and offerings.
Emirates Holidays, the airline’s tour operator arm, will also offer Israeli travelers personalized vacations in Dubai and across the Emirates network, with travel advisors who select hotels and experiences to meet the diverse needs of Israeli customers. Packages also include insurance at every stage, great value on flights and hotel combined, meals and extras, low deposits, flexible booking policies and 24/7 support. /7. Additionally, Emirates Skywards members can enjoy 20% bonus Skywards miles on their next booking with Emirates Holidays.
Emirates has an extensive network in the Middle East and currently flies to 12 cities in the region from Dubai.