Emirates will launch the 3 daily flight to Nairobi
Emirates will serve Kenya with 21 weekly flights!
Starting June 1, 2017, Emirates will introduce the 3rd daily flight on the Dubai - Nairobi route. The additional flight will increase their number to 21 / week between the 2 destinations. Also, by introducing this flight, Emirates is strengthening its commitment to Kenya, thus operating one of the busiest routes to Africa.
As with other 2 daily flights, it will also be operated with Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. They can carry up to 354 passengers, in a configuration with 3 classes: 8 seats in First Class, 42 seats in Business Class and 304 seats in Economy Class.
Dubai - Nairobi flight schedule with Emirates:
EK-717 Dubai 01:40 - 05:40 Nairobi - new
EK719 Dubai 10:25 - 14:25 Nairobi
EK721 Dubai 16:00 - 20:10 Nairobi
EK-718 Nairobi 07:10 - 13:15 Dubai - nou
EK720 Nairobi 16:35 - 22:40 Dubai
EK722 Nairobi 22:45 - 04:50 + 1 Dubai
The new flights introduced facilitate better transfers for passengers from France, the Czech Republic, Ireland, the Netherlands and Italy, who want to reach Nairobi. At the same time, the return flight provides Kenyans with better connections to destinations in Europe and North America.
Emirates has a strong business in Africa. In addition to the 3 daily flights to Nairobi, Emirates also operates daily flights to Entebbe in Uganda, Dar es Salaam in Tanzania and Addis Ababa in Ethiopia.