Communication

Stay connected.

Communication

We've made it easier for you to stay in touch with friends, family, and colleagues when you fly. Connect to our onboard Wi-Fi, make a call on your cellphone, or use our in-seat phone. Check the Services by Flight tool to see which communications services are available on your flight.

The Emirates App

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Wi-Fi in the Sky

Wi-Fi in the Sky

It’s free to blog, post, or tweet from your seat on nearly all our A380 aircraft. Enjoy 10MB of data free (that’s enough to search, send emails, and update Facebook). Or pay just US$1 and enjoy 500MB. You can also pay US$1 to get online on select Boeing 777s.* We’re rolling this service out across our fleet, so soon you'll be able to connect on even more of our flights.

 

In-seat phone, SMS, and email

Use the in-seat satellite phone to stay in touch with home or your office, or call other people on your flight. You can also send messages using our onscreen SMS and email services.

In-seat phone, SMS, and email
 
Cellphone and data roaming

Cellphone and data roaming

Make calls on your cellphone just as you would when you’re on the ground.** You can use your cellphone on over 300 flights a day, including nearly all of our A380 flights. You can also connect to the internet using our GPRS/EDGE services on select A380s and Boeing 777s.

 

Seat-to-seat messaging

Send an onscreen text message to friends or family from your seat to theirs.

Seat-to-seat messaging
 
Inflight entertainment

Inflight entertainment

Find out which movies, TV shows, music, and games you can choose from on your flight. Explore our listings, watch our highlights trailer, and pick out the entertainment for your journey.

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Duty free

Duty free

Explore the Emirates Duty Free Collection magazine and shop as you fly. Pick out a great value gift or a treat for yourself from our choice of fragrances, watches, jewelry, and more.

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Open Skies

Open Skies

Browse your copy of Open Skies from your seat pocket and get absorbed in a great inflight read. Our award-winning monthly magazine is your guide to what’s happening in the world right now.

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*Unfortunately our Wi-Fi service isn’t available over certain countries, including China and India. Our service provider is working with regulatory authorities to extend the coverage.
**To make calls or use data on your cellphone, your phone or global roaming provider must have a roaming agreement with OnAir or Aeromobile, our service providers. You’ll be charged by your service provider in line with international roaming rates.