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We’re marking a UAE vaccination milestone and our safe return to travel with a special flight on 10 April 2021. If you’re a UAE citizen or resident and have completed the two required doses of any of the four COVID-19 vaccines available in the UAE, come join us on special flight EK2021.

Book by 9 April with fares from AED 1,000 in Economy Class. All fares collected on this special flight will support Emirates Airline Foundation initiatives aimed at improving the lives of children worldwide.

Take this opportunity to experience our newest A380 aircraft which features our brand-new Premium Economy and refreshed interiors across all cabins. You can expect the full Emirates experience on board, from the award-winning ice inflight entertainment and the iconic A380 Onboard Lounge, to a full-course gourmet meal and the friendly Emirates cabin crew.

You’ll also be able to try out our latest measures to help you enjoy a safe and smooth journey, including new biometric and contactless technology at the check-in areas and boarding gates at Dubai International airport.

Terms and conditions

  • Tickets for flight EK2021 will be available to UAE citizens and residents who have completed the two week period after their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
  • All customers travelling on EK2021 will be provided pre-departure rapid Covid-19 testing free of charge.
  • Flight duration is 3 hours with service.
  • Valid for booking from 29 March 2021 until 9 Apr 2021 for travel on EK 2021 on 10 Apr 2021.
  • Only Economy Class tickets are available.
  • Passengers must present their UAE ID or passport and vaccination certificate. The vaccination certificate can be presented in electronic or paper form.
  • Passengers on this special flight will not be required to take a COVID-19 PCR test before departure.
  • Special meals cannot be booked for EK 2021.
  • Economy Class passengers are eligible to access Emirates airport lounges.
  • Fares may differ slightly due to currency fluctuations.
  • All fares are subject to availability of required sub-booking class at the time of booking.
  • Tickets on the special flight cannot be refunded or cancelled unless the passenger tests positive for COVID-19 during the pre-departure rapid testing at the airport.
  • Flight restrictions may apply.
  • Skywards Miles cannot be earned or spent on this special flight, including payments using Cash+Miles.
  • Tickets can be purchased though Emirates contact centres and sales offices in the UAE.
  • All fares collected for special flight EK2021 will be donated to the Emirates Airline Foundation, the airline’s non-profit charity organisation which supports projects around the world aimed at improving quality of life for disadvantaged children.
  • Passengers on EK2021 agree to Emirates processing sensitive personal information (vaccination certificate) for the sole purpose of determining their eligibility for this flight. For information on how we process your personal information, please see our Privacy policy.