Emirates will introduce a second daily flight from Dubai (DXB) to London Stansted (STN) starting 1 July 2019. The additional flight means that Emirates customers will now have 11 daily flight options to and from three London airports.
The second daily flight to Stansted will also be operated by Emirates’ Boeing 777-300ER aircraft in a three-class configuration with 6 private suites in First Class, 42 fully-flat beds in Business Class and 306 seats in Economy Class.
“We are increasing capacity to London Stansted to meet steady demand from both leisure and business travellers to and from the region, as well as international student traffic to Cambridge. We continuously seek ways to maximise convenience and flexibility for our customers and the second daily flight combined with the optimal travel schedules will do exactly that; provide a seamless travel experience with Emirates,” said Hubert Frach, Emirates Divisional Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations West.
All Emirates First Class and Business Class customers travelling to and from Stansted enjoy complimentary chauffeur drive service within an 80-kilometre radius.
Beginning 1 July, Emirates’ flight schedule to London Stansted will be:
EK65 DXB/STN 0900/1330
EK66 STN/DXB 1500/0105 +1
EK67 DXB/STN 1415/1845
EK68 STN/DXB 2110/0710 +1
Emirates second daily flight to London Stansted brings Emirates’ total weekly flights to the UK to 140: six services a day from Heathrow, three daily from London Gatwick and Manchester, two daily from Birmingham, Glasgow and London Stansted, and a daily service from Newcastle and Edinburgh. Emirates serves a global network of 158 destinations.
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