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Emirates


4.5 of 5 stars
3,181 Reviews
Headquarters: PO Box 686, Dubai United Arab Emirates +971-600-555555 Website

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Wow !!!! Little wonder they are the worlds´s no 1 airline. They deserve it

The Emirates airlines is the only airline that I know of that has a full bar in the back of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Malaga, Spain
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  • 4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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  • 4.5 of 5 stars
    Customer Service
    4 of 5 stars
    Value for Money
  • 4.5 of 5 stars
    Cleanliness
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  • 4.5 of 5 stars
    Food and Beverage
    4.5 of 5 stars
    In-flight entertainment (WiFi, TV, movies)
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Malaga, Spain
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256 reviews
165 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Emirates airlines is the only airline that I know of that has a full bar in the back of the A380. Absolutely fantastic for passing the time. First class food and drink galore, great staff. Great seating, great meals, great service and a fleet of limos (free) to take you on to your hotel. No other airline even comes...

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International Business Class Madrid - Dubai

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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What sets them apart is their desire to be the best but backing this up with investment. The key investment that makes a difference is staff to customer ratio. So many airlines have reduced staff numbers but Emirates have either maintained them or increased them. They where friendly and attentive. The seats comfortable and highly manoeuvrable. The bar whilst a...

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International Business Class Sydney - Dubai

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Larnaka City, Cyprus
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16 reviews
3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Flying with Emirates is an amazing experience in every respect. Employees at the check-in desks as well as all of the cabin crew are very friendly and always willing to assist in every way possible. The in-flight entertainment system offers numerous options to choose from. The food was of a remarkably high standard (can be easily compared to what is...

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International Economy Larnaka City - Dubai

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41 reviews
9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This has been the worlds best airline to date. a380 is the new gauge in terms of travel. All their fleet are amazing and the FA are the best. inflight entertainment is best and food is absolutely delicious and overflowing

International Economy Manila - New York City
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Visakhapatnam, India
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168 reviews
78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fantastic experience with Huge flight like A380! Lot of entertainment with Big on seat screens. Nearly 1000 movies. Spacious seats even in economy class. Lot of leg room and vacancy in flight even to sleep. Finest food of all varieties. costliest hot drinks. Highly cooperative and cordial people and services very fast. Very clean flight with most efficient pilots.

International Economy Austin - Hyderabad
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Hellingly, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It can be several hours quicker flying from London to Johannesburg on a direct flight, but as there are often saving running into hundreds of pounds flying via Dubai, when flying for leisure the savings can more than make up for the inconvenience! What also makes the additional time more than acceptable is the truly great service provided on Emirates,...

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International Economy London - Johannesburg

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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our first long haul flight - 12 hours with a break at Dubai. There was, of course, restricted space but, once settled into our seats, it really was not too bad at all. The choice of inflight entertainment was huge, albeit a little American biased. The food was of a remarkably high standard. It was really very good...

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International Economy London - Kuala Lumpur

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I take international flights often for business and one thing for certain is Emirates staff goes above and beyond the call of duty to make their customers feel like royalty. Make sure you sign up for Emirates specials on their website we saved A TON of money on our family trip. I found a "buy one get one free" special...

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International Economy Washington DC - Dubai

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had an experience to fly from Saint-Petersburg (Russia) to Sydney (Australia) and to Rio (Brazil). It was very comfortable, food is perfect (one of the best food), all alcohol is free, good choice of entertainment, fantastic welcoming personnel! Good value for money! Always chose them for long flights!

International Economy St. Petersburg - Sydney
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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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11 reviews
1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was the best flying experience, excellent services, comfortable and reliable. Big selection of on flight movies, on big touchscreens. Very good selection of food and drinks. I recommend it 100%.

International Economy Frankfurt - Dhaka City
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“If you book way in advance the price really comes down”
 of 5 stars Stewart1234567, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Any seat is best! Plenty of food.”
 of 5 stars tarajog, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Keep cabin baggage light and pack everything into the hold (min 30kg allowance)”
 of 5 stars ChrisJ708, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you have active children it may be best to take the four seats in the middle for easier aisle access.”
 of 5 stars globalgirl111, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Be aware you cannot check in on line if it is a co-flight with QANTAS”
 of 5 stars JennyJ970, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
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About Emirates
United Arab Emirates-based Emirates (EK) is the largest airline in the Middle East and one of the country's two flag carriers. The airline operates non-stop flights to more than 140 destinations in 78 countries from its hub at the Dubai International Airport (DXB). It is one of just a few airlines that flies to six continents. The airline's fleet of aircraft consists primarily of three-class cabin configurations (First Class, Business Class and Economy Class) as well as some two-class aircraft (Business Class and Economy Class). Within its First Class cabin, there are several types of seating, including suites, flat beds and sleeper seats. Emirates operates 33 Emirates Lounges for First Class passengers, Business Class passengers and Skyward Gold members.
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