Emirates Expands Its Network To 70 Destinations Resuming Flights To Kuwait City And Lisbon


Emirates has announced plans to restart passenger services to Kuwait City (August 5) and Lisbon (August 16). This will bring Emirates’ passenger network to 70 destinations in August, more than 50% of the pre-pandemic network.

The airline is gradually resuming operations with the safety of its customers, crew members and communities top priority.


Flights from Dubai to Kuwait City are offered daily and flights from Dubai to Lisbon three times a week.

The flights are operated with the Emirates Boeing 777-300ER and can be booked on emirates.com or through travel agencies.


Passengers traveling between America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and the Asia Pacific region can enjoy safe and convenient connections via Dubai.

Emirates network customers can make a stopover or travel to Dubai as the city has reopened for international business and vacation visitors.

COVID-19 PCR testing is mandatory for all inbound and transit passengers coming to Dubai (and the UAE), including UAE citizens, residents and tourists, regardless of which country they come from.

Destination Dubai:

From sun-soaked beaches and historical activities to first-class hospitality and leisure facilities, Dubai is one of the most popular travel destinations worldwide.

  • In 2019, the city welcomed 16.7 million visitors and hosted over hundreds of global meetings and exhibitions, as well as sports and entertainment events.
  • Since Dubai was reopened to tourists on July 7, the number of new COVID 19 cases in the United Arab Emirates has remained constant and has been on a downward trend.
  • Dubai was one of the first cities in the world to receive the SafeTravels stamp from the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC). This supports Dubai’s comprehensive and effective measures to ensure the health and safety of guests.

Free worldwide coverage of COVID-19 costs

Customers can now travel with confidence as Emirates has committed to covering COVID-19 related medical costs free of charge if they are diagnosed with COVID-19 from home while traveling .

This coverage now applies to customers flying with Emirates through October 31, 2020 (first flight must be completed on or before October 31, 2020) and applies to 31 days from the date they begin the first leg of their journey to fly.

Health and safety: Emirates has implemented a comprehensive set of measures at every step of the customer journey to ensure the safety of its customers and employees on the ground and in the air, including the distribution of complimentary hygiene kits containing masks, gloves, hand sanitiser and antibacterial wipes to all customers.

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