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Update on stopovers in Dubai

Last updated: 13 September 2021, 07:43 Dubai (GMT+4)

Emirates customers travelling through Dubai with a flight connection time of 10 hours or more, can now avail different stopover options.

Requirements for entry into Dubai including visas and COVID-19 travel documents apply.

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Suspension of flights to and from Kabul

Last updated: 28 August 2021, 21:58 Dubai (GMT+4)

Customers are advised that  due to the developing situation in Afghanistan, all Emirates flights to/from Kabul have been suspended until further notice. 

Customers holding tickets with final destination to Kabul will not be accepted for travel at their point of origin.

Emirates regrets any inconvenience caused. Affected customers should contact their booking agents or the local Emirates office for rebooking options.

Customers can check the latest information on their flights by visiting the flight status page.

In order to receive the latest updates on their flights, customers are also advised to ensure that their contact details are correct by visiting Manage Your Booking

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Updated COVID-19 PCR test requirements for flights from India to the UAE from 22 April.

Last updated: 20 April 2021, 14:55 Dubai (GMT+4)

From 22 April 2021, travellers from India to the UAE must hold a negative COVID-19 PCR test certificate for a test taken no more than 48 hours before departure if arriving in Dubai.

COVID-19 PCR results will only be accepted from authorised laboratories that generate a QR Code linked to the original report.

Those connecting in Dubai to other destinations will need a negative COVID-19 PCR test certificate for a test taken no more than 72 hours before departure, and/or as required by their final destination.

UAE nationals are exempt from this requirement, but must take a COVID-19 PCR test on arrival at Dubai International airport.

Travellers arriving in Dubai from certain countries may need to take another PCR test on arrival at Dubai airport. Check the latest requirements for Dubai.

Travellers should check the travel requirements for Dubai as well as the travel requirements for their final destination and ensure they comply with the entry requirements of their destination country if they have a connecting flight in Dubai.

Travel regulations change frequently and customers are advised to check for updates before they travel.

 

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New requirement for Dubai arrivals from 31 Jan 2021

Last updated: 27 January 2021, 23:30 Dubai (GMT+4)

Effective 31 January 2021, all passengers arriving into Dubai from any point of origin (GCC countries included) must hold a negative PCR test certificate, for which the test must be taken no more than 72 hours prior to time of departure.

UAE nationals are exempt from the above, but will be required to take a PCR test on arrival at Dubai airport. 

Passengers arriving into Dubai from certain countries will be required to take another PCR test on arrival at DXB.

Passengers transiting through Dubai must ensure that they comply with the entry requirements of their respective destination country.

Please visit our COVID19 information hub for details of the latest travel requirements.

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