Fuel surcharge


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Emirates will charge “fuel surcharge” (an additional charge for fuel) between Japan and Dubai commencing from 1 February 2016 (tickets issued on and after that date). Please see Fuel Surcharge chart for further details.

Please note that occasionally fares quoted may exclude the fuel surcharge.

Travel originating Japan

1 February to 31 March 2016 (based on the ticket issuance date)

Type of fare/charge:Fares (Fuel surcharge/ Flight insurance)

Fuel surcharge:
Japan/Dubai
Ticket issue date1 February to 31 March 2016
Origin of Departure in JapanJPY 5,000 for one-way

Fuel surcharge:
Japan/Beyond Dubai
Ticket issue date1 February to 31 March 2016
Origin of Departure in JapanEurope JPY 9,500 for one-way
Middle East JPY 13,500 for one-way
South Asian subcontinent (except Maldives) JPY 17,500 for one-way
Maldives JPY 16,000 for one-way
Africa (except Mauritius and Seychelles) JPY 17,500 for one-way
Mauritius and Seychelles JPY 16,000 for one-way
South America JPY 15,000 for one-way
North America JPY 20,500 for one-way
If the itinerary includes a separate leg a “fuel surcharge” for the separate leg may be charged.
Flight insurance cost:For Japan route, USD 5 for one leg
Target subject:All airline tickets including those for infants and children (includes ticket issued with other companies’ plates).
Tickets for infants with no seat occupancy are excluded.
Collection method:At the time of airline ticket issuance
Condition for charge reduction/discontinuation:
Japan/Dubai
(Tickets issued on and after 1 April 2015)
Confirm Singapore Kerosene Jet Fuel price published in April, June, August, October, December and February [table 1]. If the average price of preceding two months after being multiplied by the average dollar-yen exchange rate stays below the conditions of price indicated in Table 2, approval for a price change will be submitted, and for the commencement of travel from the 1st of two months after this submission, the charge will be reduced or discontinued.

[Table 1]
Implementation date (based on ticket issuance date)Confirmation timeGrasp the tendency Average of 2 months
1 AprilFebruaryFrom December to January
1 JuneAprilFrom February to March
1 AugustJuneFrom April to May
1 OctoberAugustFrom June to July
1 DecemberOctoberFrom August to September
1 FebruaryDecemberFrom October to November
[Table 2]
In case it goes below JPY 9,000, the price will be reduced to JPY 7,000 for one-way.
In case it goes below JPY 8,000, the price will be reduced to JPY 5,000 for one-way.
In case it goes below JPY 7,000, the price will be reduced to JPY 3,000 for one-way.
In case it goes below JPY 6,000, it will be abolished starting from the commencement of travel on the 1st of the two months after application for approval of discontinuation.

Travel originating Japan

1 December 2015 to 31 January 2016 (based on the ticket issuance date)

Type of fare/charge:Fares (Fuel surcharge/ Flight insurance)

Fuel surcharge:
Japan/Dubai
Ticket issue date1 December 2015 to 31 January 2016
Origin of Departure in JapanJPY 5,000 for one-way

Fuel surcharge:
Japan/Beyond Dubai
Ticket issue date1 December 2015 to 31 January 2016
Origin of Departure in JapanEurope JPY 9,500 for one-way 
Middle East JPY 13,500 for one-way 
South Asian subcontinent (except Maldives) JPY 17,500 for one-way  
Africa (except Mauritius and Seychelles) JPY 17,500 for one-way
Mauritius and Seychelles JPY 16,000 for one-way
South America JPY 15,000 for one-way 
North America JPY 20,500 for one-way
If the itinerary includes a separate leg a “fuel surcharge” for the separate leg may be charged.
Flight insurance cost:For Japan route, USD 5 for one leg
Target subject:All airline tickets including those for infants and children (includes ticket issued with other companies’ plates).
Tickets for infants with no seat occupancy are excluded.
Collection method:At the time of airline ticket issuance
Condition for charge reduction/discontinuation:
Japan/Dubai
(Tickets issued on and after 1 April 2015)
Confirm Singapore Kerosene Jet Fuel price published in April, June, August, October, December and February [table 1]. If the average price of preceding two months after being multiplied by the average dollar-yen exchange rate stays below the conditions of price indicated in Table 2, approval for a price change will be submitted, and for the commencement of travel from the 1st of two months after this submission, the charge will be reduced or discontinued.

[Table 1]
Implementation date (based on ticket issuance date)Confirmation timeGrasp the tendency Average of 2 months
1 AprilFebruaryFrom December to January
1 JuneAprilFrom February to March
1 AugustJuneFrom April to May
1 OctoberAugustFrom June to July
1 DecemberOctoberFrom August to September
1 FebruaryDecemberFrom October to November
[Table 2]
In case it goes below JPY 9,000, the price will be reduced to JPY 7,000 for one-way.
In case it goes below JPY 8,000, the price will be reduced to JPY 5,000 for one-way.
In case it goes below JPY 7,000, the price will be reduced to JPY 3,000 for one-way.
In case it goes below JPY 6,000, it will be abolished starting from the commencement of travel on the 1st of the two months after application for approval of discontinuation.

Please note that the fuel surcharge and the insurance surcharge are subject to change without notice.

For more details, please contact your travel agency or local Emirates office.

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We very much appreciate your understanding.