Emirates increases flights to Maldives and Seychelles

Emirates has announced it will increase services to the Maldives and Seychelles, popular holiday destinations, ahead of Easter. From March 28, the airline will offer its customers 28 weekly flights to Malé and seven weekly flights to Mahé. The added services respond to market demand and will provide customers with more flexibility, choice and connectivity when planning their trips for the Easter holidays.

Fly better with Emirates to the Maldives

Currently, Emirates offers its customers 24 weekly flights to the Maldives, operated with a Boeing 777-300ER. From March 28 to April 18, the airline will increase its services to 28 weekly flights, offering customers greater connectivity to the popular Indian Ocean destination via Dubai.

Tickets can be booked on emirates.com, at Emirates sales offices or through travel agents. Travelers will be able to enjoy world-class resorts, pristine beaches and explore stunning marine life at one of the world’s top diving destinations.

All passengers traveling to the Maldives, except citizens of this country, must present a negative PCR test result, taken within 96 hours of departure. Travelers are also encouraged to complete the online Immigration and Health Self-Declaration Form within 24 hours of arrival.

For more information on travel conditions in the Maldives, click here.

Fly better with Emirates to Seychelles

From March 28 to October 30, 2021, Emirates flights from Dubai to Mahé will increase from five to seven times a week, operated with a Boeing 777-300ER. The announcement comes as the island nation prepares to reopen its borders to international travelers without vaccinations or quarantine from March 25.

All travelers must present a negative PCR test taken 72 hours before departure. For more information on Seychelles entry requirements, click here.

Visitors to the Seychelles will be able to enjoy the island’s lush rainforests, scenic beaches and diverse marine life. Tickets can be booked on emirates.com, at Emirates sales offices or through travel agents.

Emirates has safely resumed operations to more than 90 destinations across its global network. The airline’s modern hub, Dubai, remains one of the world’s most popular stopover and vacation destinations. From sunny beaches to world-class entertainment and hospitality, Dubai offers a wealth of world-class experiences. It was one of the first cities in the world to obtain the Safe Travels Seal from the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), which endorses Dubai’s extensive and effective measures to ensure the health and safety of guests.

Flexibility and security: Emirates’ reservation policies offer customers flexibility and confidence in planning their trip. Customers who purchase an Emirates ticket to travel before September 30, 2021 can take advantage of generous terms and rebooking options, should their plans change. Customers have the option of changing their travel dates or extending the validity of their ticket by two years. More information here.

Health and safety first: Emirates has implemented an extensive set of measures at every stage of the journey to ensure the safety of its customers and employees on the ground and in the air, including the distribution of free hygiene kits containing masks, gloves, hand sanitizer and antibacterial wipes to all customers. For more information on these measures and the services available on each flight, please visit: www.emirates.com/yoursafety.

COVID-19 PCR test: Emirates customers who require a PCR test certificate before leaving Dubai can benefit from special rates at clinics in Dubai by simply presenting their ticket or boarding pass. Home or office tests are also available, with results within 48 hours. More information at www.emirates.com/flytoDubai

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