By Emirates on June 19, 2020
Emirates is pleased to announce the resumption of flights for passengers from Kuala Lumpur. Following the UAE Federal Government’s announcement to lift restrictions on transit passenger services, travellers from Malaysia can connect to any destination on Emirates’ current network of 40 destinations in the GCC, Asia Pacific, Europe and the Americas.
The services for passengers between Dubai and Kuala Lumpur, which commenced on 17 June, will be offered two times per week in June, on its Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. In Kuala Lumpur, customers can book flights on EK347 to Dubai on Wednesdays and Saturdays, and onwards to destinations that Emirates currently operates to.
Ten additional cities have been added to Emirates’ scheduled flights including Colombo (from 19 June), Sialkot (24 June), Istanbul (from 25 June); Auckland, Beirut, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh (all from 1 July); and Barcelona, Brussels, and Washington DC (all from 15 July).
Emirates’ flights from Colombo and Vietnam will only carry outbound passengers to the UAE and onward destinations. Flights to Beirut and Hanoi are subject to government approvals.
In addition, Emirates will add flights to Kuala Lumpur and the following cities in July: London Heathrow, Manchester, Frankfurt, Paris, Zurich, Madrid, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Dublin, New York JFK, Toronto, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Customers can find more information about Emirates’ flights and current services at www.emirates.com/wherewefly. With travel restrictions remaining in place in most countries, customers are reminded to check entry and exit requirements before their journeys.
Health and safety first: Emirates has implemented a comprehensive set of measures at every step of the customer journey to ensure the safety of its customers and employees on the ground and in the air, including the distribution of complimentary hygiene kits containing masks, gloves, hand sanitiser and antibacterial wipes to all customers. For more information on these measures and the services available on each flight, visit: www.emirates.com/yoursafety
Travel restrictions: Customers are reminded that travel restrictions remain in place, and travellers will only be accepted on flights if they comply with the eligibility and entry criteria requirements of their destination countries. Residents returning to the UAE can check the latest requirements at: https://www.emirates.com/my/english/help/flying-you-home/