Emirates adds more flights to Pakistan, 10 new destinations from Dubai

Emirates adds more flights to Pakistan, 10 new destinations from Dubai

ISLAMABAD-The Dubai-based airline Emirates on Thursday announced to offer scheduled flights for travellers in 10 more international cities Colombo (from June 20), Sialkot (June 24), Istanbul (June 25); Auckland, Beirut, Brussels, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City ( July 1); and Barcelona and Washington DC (July 15).

Emirates’ flights from Sri Lanka, Vietnam and Pakistan, would only carry outbound passengers to the UAE and onward destinations.

This will take the total number of Emirates destinations on offer for travellers, providing more options for customers who wish to return home or those travelling for essential purposes, Gulf news reported .

Adnan Kazim, Emirates’ chief commercial officer said: “Thanks to the UAE authorities’ support and partnership, Emirates has been able to provide smooth and safe journeys for those who need to travel, and we look forward adding flights to more destinations in the coming weeks. The UAE government’s recent announcement to ease travel for UAE citizens and residents show the thorough approach that our country is taking with regards to resuming economic activities, and as we gradually return to regular services, Emirates’ number one priority will always be the health and safety of our customers, our crew and our communities.”

Additionally, Emirates will add flight frequencies to the following 14 cities in July: London (Heathrow), Manchester, Frankfurt, Paris, Zurich, Madrid, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Dublin, New York (JFK), Toronto, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore and Hong Kong.