Emirates braces for summer travel rush

Airline reveals busiest day to travel, when hundreds of thousands of travellers fly out for summer break

Dubai: Emirates is expecting high passenger traffic on its flights this upcoming weekend, starting from Friday, June 29, as travellers journey out for their summer holidays and long breaks.

Over 220,000 travellers will be passing through Emirates’ Terminal 3 during the upcoming two weekends. The busiest weekend day for the airline is expected to be tomorrow, Friday, as well as the following weekend starting July 6.

The airline is reminding customers to arrive at the airport at least three hours before flight departure, and customers are encouraged to plan extra time to avoid potential delays.

Passengers can physically check in at the airport as early as six hours before departing on their flight. They are requested to check in no later than 90 minutes prior to departure, regardless of class of travel.

Customers who check in less than 60 minutes prior to their scheduled flight departure will not be accepted for travel.


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