(14 July 2021)
Emirates will resume flights to Mauritius on Thursday,
The Dubai-based carrier will operate two flights
per week to the island-nation using Boeing 777-300ER aircraft up
to 1 August when Emirates’ popular Airbus A380 will begin flying
Emirates’ flights to Mauritius will operate on
Thursdays and Saturdays. Flight EK701 is timed to depart Dubai at
02:35 and arrive in Mauritius at 09:10.
The return flight, EK704, will operate on Fridays
and Sundays, departing Mauritius at 23:10 and arriving in Dubai at
05:45 the following day.
From 15 July to
30 September 2021, Mauritius will open its borders to vaccinated
passengers and Mauritian nationals. Fully vaccinated travellers
can enjoy a “hotel holiday” and choose from an extensive list of
approved hotels across the island.
From 1 October, Mauritius is
planning to welcome fully vaccinated travellers who can explore the
island freely with no restrictions.
Emirates has resumed
passenger services to over 120 destinations and by the end of
July will have recovered close to 90% of its pre-pandemic
The Emirates A380 experience remains a favourite
amongst travellers for its spacious and comfortable cabins and the
airline has said that it will continue to expand its deployment in line with the
gradual return in demand.
Emirates currently operates the A380 to
New York JFK, Los Angeles, Washington D.C, Toronto, Paris, Munich,
Vienna, Frankfurt, Moscow, Amman, Cairo, and Guangzhou.
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