Emirates expands operations to Dubai from Gatwick

Emirates has announced an expansion of its operations to Dubai from Gatwick Airport with the addition of a third daily A380 flight.

The expansion will add over an additional 1,000 seats to/from Gatwick to Dubai, every day.

The new Emirates flight EK11 will depart Dubai at 2:50hrs, flight EK15 will depart at 7:40hrs and flight EK09 will depart at 14:25hrs – offering customers more flexibility and travel choices.

Emirates currently serves the UK with 119 weekly flights across seven UK hubs including: six times daily to London Heathrow; three times daily to London Gatwick; daily service to London Stansted; three times daily to Manchester; double daily service to Birmingham; daily flights to Newcastle; and a daily service to Glasgow. Tickets can be purchased on emirates.com

Operating to over 130 destinations, across six continents, Emirates is one of the world’s largest airlines. Emirates’ home and hub, Dubai, remains a popular holiday and stopover destination. Travellers from the UK can benefit from the new Dubai Experience platform that enables customers to browse, create and book customised itineraries including flights, hotel stay, visits to key attractions, and other dining and leisure experiences in Dubai and the UAE.