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Lounge access Terms and Conditions

  1. Complimentary Lounge Access. Complimentary Lounge access is available to Emirates Skywards Platinum, Gold and Silver Members travelling onwards in any cabin on Emirates flights. A Platinum or Gold Member may access Emirates Lounges on a complimentary basis across the Emirates network for themselves and eligible companion(s) travelling onwards on the same Emirates flight. A Silver Member may access the Emirates Business Class Lounge at Dubai International Airport on a complimentary basis for themselves only.
  2. Paid Lounge Access at Dubai. At Dubai International Airport, Emirates Skywards Platinum, Gold and Silver tier Members can pay for additional lounge access beyond the complimentary benefit applicable to their tier. Blue tier Members who would otherwise not be entitled to complimentary lounge access can purchase lounge access at Dubai International Airport. Hence, based on a Member’s current tier entitlement,
    • Platinum, Gold and Silver tier Members may choose to pay for additional companion(s),
    • Blue tier Members may choose to pay for lounge access for self and their companion(s),
    • Gold and Silver members may choose to pay and upgrade their complimentary Business Class lounge access benefit to the First Class lounge.
    This benefit at Emirates Lounges at Dubai International Airport is available for the fees specified below which is applicable only to Members for themselves and any additional companion(s) they wish to bring along, provided their companion is also travelling onwards on the same Emirates flight. This benefit of paid lounge access is available only at Emirates Lounges at Dubai International Airport and only in the case where onward travel is on an Emirates flight. The fees specified for availing this benefit per adult for 4 hours of lounge access at Dubai International Airport are as follows:
    • First Class Lounges = USD 200 / AED 720
    • Business Class Lounges = USD 100 / AED 360
    • Emirates Lounge = USD 100 / AED 360
    • Upgrade from Business Class Lounge to First Class Lounge = USD 100 / AED 360
  3. Paid Lounge Access at Eligible Airports. At the below mentioned Eligible Airports* (excluding Dubai International Airport), Emirates Skywards Platinum and Gold tier members can pay for additional lounge access for companion(s), over the number of complimentary companion(s) they are otherwise entitled to. At the below mentioned Eligible Airports* (excluding Dubai International Airport), Silver and Blue tier members who would otherwise not be entitled to complimentary lounge access, can now pay for lounge access for themselves only.
    • Auckland
    • Bangkok
    • Birmingham
    • Boston
    • Brisbane
    • Cape Town
    • Delhi
    • Düsseldorf
    • Frankfurt
    • Glasgow
    • Hamburg
    • Johannesburg
    • Kuala Lumpur
    • London Gatwick
    • London Heathrow
    • Los Angeles
    • Manchester
    • Melbourne
    • Milan
    • Munich
    • New York John F. Kennedy
    • Paris Charles de Gaulle
    • Perth
    • San Francisco
    • Sydney
    • Tokyo Narita
    • Zürich
    Paid lounge access at the above mentioned Eligible Airports is available for the fees specified below which is applicable only to Emirates Skywards Platinum & Gold Members for additional companion(s) they wish to bring along, provided their companion is also travelling onwards on the same Eligible Emirates Flight; and to Silver and Blue tier members for themselves only. Fees to access the Emirates Lounges at the above stated Eligible Airports is USD 100, to be paid in local currency fixed at an equivalent rate (the above excludes Dubai International Airport).
  4. Emirates reserves the right to amend the lounge access fees at any time in its sole discretion. The fees are applicable for one-time access per adult for a maximum stay in the lounge of 4 hours only and are valid only for Members and any additional companion(s) they wish to bring along. Members (including their companions) exceeding a 4-hour stay in the lounge for any reason whatsoever (including without limitation flight disruptions and delays) shall incur an additional lounge entry fee for each 4 hour segment at the rates set out in paragraph 2 above (in case of lounge accessed in Dubai International Airport) and in paragraph 3 above (in case of lounge access at other Eligible Airports).
  5. Paid lounge access per child aged below 12 years will be charged at half the adult rate set out in paragraph 2 above (in case of lounge accessed in Dubai International Airport) and in paragraph 3 above (in case of lounge access at other Eligible Airports). Infants aged below 2 years will enjoy complimentary lounge access. Members choosing to pay for lounge access will have to ensure that payments for the entire duration until departure time are made to the lounge staff prior to admittance. Payments can be made using a Credit / Debit card only (No cash payments or Miles redemption will be accepted). Refunds are not permitted once the lounge has been accessed, irrespective of the duration of access. The use of the lounge is subject to any applicable terms and conditions as determined by Emirates from time to time.
  6. It is acknowledged that the lounge entry fee set out above in paragraph 2 above (in case of lounge accessed in Dubai International Airport) and in paragraph 3 above (in case of lounge access at other Eligible Airports) is exclusive of taxes. In the event that any tax becomes applicable in respect of the lounge entry fee, Emirates reserves the right to increase the lounge entry fee to the extent of such taxes at its sole discretion.
  7. Eligible Emirates Flights include Emirates marketed and operated flights and Emirates codeshare flights operated by Qantas. Members travelling on Emirates Codeshare Flights operated by other carriers will not be eligible to access the Emirates Lounge.
  8. Emirates reserves the right to withdraw / limit the availability of the lounge access benefit from time to time. Lounge access is subject to capacity restrictions. Members travelling on Emirates Codeshare Flights operated by other carriers will not be eligible to access the Emirates Lounge, excluding members travelling on Qantas codeshare flights. In some countries minors (under 18 or 21 years of age) must be accompanied by an adult for lounge access. Learn more about lounge access.

Lounge access for Non-Emirates Skywards Members

  1. At Dubai International Airport, Non-Skywards members travelling on Economy class can now pay for lounge access at Emirates Lounges at Dubai International Airport, if travelling on an Emirates flight.
  2. The fees per adult for 4 hours of lounge access at Dubai International Airport are as follows:
    • First Class Lounges = USD 250 / AED 900
    • Business Class Lounges = USD 130 / AED 468
    • Emirates Lounge = USD 130 / AED 468
  3. Emirates reserves the right to amend the lounge access fees at any time in its sole discretion. The fees are applicable for one-time access per adult for a maximum stay in the lounge of 4 hours only. Customers exceeding a 4-hour stay in the lounge for any reason whatsoever (including without limitation flight disruptions and delays) shall incur an additional lounge entry fee for each 4 hour segment at the rates set out in the point 2 above.
  4. Paid lounge access per child aged below 12 years will be charged at half the adult rate and infants aged below 2 years will enjoy complimentary lounge access. Customers choosing to pay for lounge access will have to ensure that payments for the entire duration until departure time are made to the lounge staff prior to admittance. Payments can be made using a Credit / Debit card only (No cash payments or Miles redemption will be accepted). Refunds are not permitted once the lounge has been accessed, irrespective of the duration of access. The use of the lounge is subject to any applicable terms and conditions as determined by Emirates from time to time.
  5. It is acknowledged that the lounge entry fee set out above is exclusive of taxes. In the event that any tax becomes applicable in respect of the lounge entry fee, Emirates reserves the right to increase the lounge entry fee to the extent of such taxes at its sole discretion.
  6. Eligible Emirates Flights include Emirates marketed and operated flights and Emirates codeshare flights operated by Qantas. Members travelling on Emirates Codeshare Flights operated by other carriers will not be eligible to access the Emirates Lounge.
  7. Emirates reserves the right to withdraw / limit the availability of the lounge access benefit from time to time. Lounge access is subject to capacity restrictions. Customers travelling on Emirates Codeshare Flights operated by other carriers will not be eligible to access the Emirates Lounge, excluding members travelling on Qantas codeshare flights. In some countries minors (under 18 or 21 years of age) must be accompanied by an adult for lounge access. Learn more about lounge access.