Lisbon Airport welcomes new Emirates flight to Dubai Lisbon Airport (ANA) welcomes today’s announcement from Emirates Airlines that it will begin a new daily Lisbon-Dubai service from 9 July.
The new long-haul service will be the first direct link to the Middle East and will facilitate further connectivity into India, China, Eastern Africa and Australasia, a key strategic goal for the Lisbon Airport.
Emirates will operate daily flights to Dubai from 9 July with a Boeing 777-200ER operating in a three-class configuration, offering passengers a choice of 12 First class seats, 42 Business class and 220 Economy class travel. It will also give its Emirates SkyCargo business a direct service to Lisbon, as it will offer cargo capacity on every passenger flight with a capacity of 16ton. The new Lisbon-Dubai flight will have a daily departure from Lisbon at 17.55 arriving in Dubai at 0435 the following day. The return flight leaves Dubai at 0915 with a scheduled arrival in Lisbon at 14.45.
Emirates, one of the fastest growing airlines in the world, serves 121 destinations in 72 countries. From its industry leading hub in Dubai, the airline operates more than 1,200 departures per week to destinations in six continents. With a fleet of 169 modern aircraft, Emirates has a world-renowned reputation for service excellence, endorsed by hundreds of international awards.