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Onboard Wi-Fi

Connect on board

Stay connected next time you fly. Choose from our great value Wi-Fi plans and take a look at our free options for Emirates Skywards members.

Our Wi-Fi plans

Unlimited chat. Connect to all your favourite text apps for the whole flight

  • USD 2.99 - USD 5.99 depending on the length of the flight.
  • Chat using WhatsApp, iMessage, Facebook Messenger, WeChat, Line or Viber with our text-only service.

Wi-Fi internet for the whole flight

  • USD 9.99- USD 19.99 depending on the length of the flight. 

Easy connect - available in selected regions

  • USD 9.99 for 30 minutes with no data limit.

Emirates Skywards members

Emirates Skywards members can take advantage of our free Wi-Fi services.

Free unlimited chat

Complimentary access to WhatsApp, Messenger and other text messaging services throughout the flight as an Emirates Skywards Blue member travelling in Business Class, Premium Economy or Economy Class, and as an Emirates Skywards Silver or Gold member travelling in Premium Economy and Economy Class.

Free Wi-Fi internet for the whole flight

Enjoy free Wi‑Fi throughout your flight as an Emirates Skywards Blue member travelling in First Class or an Emirates Skywards Gold or Silver member travelling in Business Class or First Class. If you’re an Emirates Skywards Platinum member, you can enjoy free Wi‑Fi throughout your flight in any cabin class.

Please note that Skywards Skysurfers are not eligible for free or paid Wi‑Fi services.

To use the free Wi‑Fi services, you must add your Emirates Skywards membership number to your booking on the Emirates App or through Manage your booking online before your flight. Then use your Emirates Skywards account details and remember your password to access Wi-Fi services on board.

How to buy your Wi-Fi plan

  • Connect to the OnAir Wi-Fi network after take-off
  • Log in if you’re an Emirates Skywards member
  • Choose a Wi-Fi plan
  • Pay online

More information

Due to limited bandwidth and satellite data cost, media streaming and some sync services are restricted. Available bandwidth is optimised to provide a better or fairer experience for everyone.

Pricing may vary on some routes and prices are subject to change. Due to regulations, we can’t always offer communications services over every country. Our service providers are working with regulators to extend coverage. We can’t guarantee these services will be fault-free. Emirates liability is limited accordingly.

Disclaimer: Emirates operates a mixed fleet of earlier and later models of A380 and B777 aircraft. Products, services and features on actual flights may vary depending on routes and aircraft configuration. Operational requirements may also cause last-minute changes to the aircraft used on scheduled flights. If you have questions about our products or have specific requirements, please contact us before booking a flight.