Emirates Airline to boost London Stansted service with second daily flight

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Emirates Airline will adopt a second daily flight to London Stansted on July 1, 2019.

The second daily flight to Stansted will be operated by the carrier’s Boeing 777-300ER aircraft in a three-class configuration, with six private suites in first class, 42 fully-flat beds in business class and 306 seats in economy class.

“We are increasing capacity to London Stansted to meet steady demand from both leisure and business travellers to and from the region, as well as international student traffic to Cambridge,” said divisional senior vice president, commercial operations West, Emirates Airline, Hubert Frach. “We continuously seek ways to maximise convenience and flexibility for our customers and the second daily flight combined with the optimal travel schedules will do exactly that; provide a seamless travel experience with Emirates Airline.”

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Starting from July 1, the first daily flight from Dubai to London Stansted will operate as EK65, departing Dubai at 09:00 and arriving in London Stansted at 13:30. The return flight, EK66, will depart London Stansted at 15:00 and arrive in Dubai at 01:05 the following day.

Meanwhile, the second daily flight from Dubai to London Stansted will operate as EK67, departing Dubai at 14:15 and arriving in London Stansted at 18:45. The return flight, EK68, will depart London Stansted at 21:10 and arrive in Dubai at 07:10 the following day.

Emirates second daily flight to London Stansted brings its total weekly flights to the UK to 140, including six services a day from Heathrow, three daily flights from London Gatwick and Manchester, two daily flights from Birmingham, Glasgow and London Stansted, and a daily service from Newcastle and Edinburgh.