TUESDAY, JUNE 30, 2020 – Emirates recently added new destinations, bringing its roster to 52 destinations and restarting passenger flights to the following cities:
- July 1 – Cairo and Tunis
- July 15 – Glasgow
- July 16 – Malé
International travellers will be able to travel to Dubai following the announcement that the city will be open to business and entertainment commencing on July 7. New travel protocols in conformity with health and safety COVID-related regulations that shall facilitate travel for UAE citizens, residents and tourists are also implemented. However, Emirates clarified that only Tunisian nationals and permanent residents of Tunisia can travel to Tunis from the UAE.
Health and Safety Protocols
The airline ensured the implementation of comprehensive protocols on the ground and in the air. Complimentary hygiene kits containing masks, gloves, hand sanitiser and antibacterial wipes are also distributed to travellers for safety and hygienic purposes. More information on these measures and services available on each flight can be viewed online at www.emirates.com/yoursafety. Visitors to Dubai should hold an international health insurance policy covering illness from COVID-19 for the duration of their stay. More information on entry requirements for international visitors to Dubai can be found here.
Customers are reminded that certain travel restrictions remain in place. Travellers must comply with eligibility and entry criteria requirements of their destination countries to gain entry to their chosen destinations. Travellers can book flights on the airline's website at www.emirates.com or via travel agents.
UAE Citizens and Residents
Residents returning to Dubai can check the latest requirements at: www.emirates.com/returntoDubai.