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Passengers travelling from Pakistan to Dubai and beyond on Emirates will only be accepted on the flight upon presenting a negative COVID-19 PCR test result certificate at the time of check-in. Bring an official printed certificate – SMS and digital certificates are not accepted. This is mandatory regardless of local entry requirements at the passenger’s destination. The COVID-19 PCR test must be taken up to 4 days prior to the travel date (96 hrs maximum) and must be conducted at the Emirates authorised Health Centre below at the passenger’s expense.

Aga Khan University Hospital

Chughtai Labs

Dr. Essa Laboratory & Diagnostic Centre  

Excel Lab (Pvt) Ltd.

Islamabad Diagnostic Centre

Shaukat Khanum Memorial Trust

Passengers must bring their Emirates booking and passport to the test lab.

Passengers will be required to undergo a COVID-19 PCR test on arrival in Dubai.

If you are a UAE resident flying from Pakistan to Dubai, you must first check if you are eligible to travel to the UAE on the ICA Smart Services website. This is in addition to GDRFA approval for Dubai residence visa holders. If you are not eligible you will not be able to travel. If you have already booked your flight, speak to your travel agent and check our flexible ticket options to find out what you can do with your ticket.