Emirates flights in Italy return to 100% of the network. With the restart of operations from Venice to Dubai – on 1 July – and on Milano-New York (Jfk) already restarted, the UAE airline re-establishes a normal flight plan. This is also possible due to the expansion of the Covid tested flight scheme established by the Italian Ministry of Health, which allows those entering or returning to Italy to avoid quarantine.
According to the agreements, passengers returning or arriving from New York and Dubai in Italy do not have to observe the period of fiduciary isolation, imposed by the Italian laws on travel during the pandemic for those coming from the countries of Cluster D and E.
Emirates flights to Italy in summer 2021
From 1 July, Emirates will resume flights between Venice and Dubai, completely restoring its network of Italian destinations.
Initially there will be 3 weekly frequencies fromMarco Polo airport, eg go to connect with all branches beyond Dubai. Then travel options to the Middle East, West Asia and Africa.
In Dubai for work, health and necessities
It is good to know that the United Arab Emirates and Dubai they are open exclusively for business trips, for health reasons and of study or absolute necessity. Naturally, the return to one’s home, home or residence is allowed. However, travel for tourism is not allowed.
The UAE authorities have ordered the gradual resumption of air connections with various destinations around the world. The rules for entry include a negative certificate of Pcr Covid19 test. Swabs performed in any Italian diagnostic laboratory are accepted.
Specifically, from 2 June onwards, Emirates customers traveling from Italy (Rome, Milan and Venice), aged 2 years or older, must have a negative result from a molecular Covid test or a rapid antigen test performed 48 hours before departure.
All travelers must also undergo, at their own expense, to a rapid swab test upon arrival in Italy.
Check here the entry regulations for the United Arab Emirates.
Dubai, in particular, has obtained the “safe travel” stamp from World Travel and Tourism Council (Wttc) for the application of anti-contagion rules in its reception facilities.
Emirates flights to Italy: increases in July
Emirates will also increase services to Milan from 8 to 10 weekly frequencies in July.
In fact, there is a daily service on the Dubai-Milan-New York JFK route and an additional return flight three times a week between Dubai and Milan.
Together with Emirates’ 5 weekly flights to Rome and 3 weekly flights to Bologna, this will bring the airline’s total services from Italy to 21 weekly flights from 4 cities in July.
The carrier will serve Venice, Milan, Rome and Bologna con i Boeing 777-300ER.
Read about Emirates’ Covid19 insurance for all destinations.
Emirates: direct flight Milan-New York
From June 1st, Emirates has restored the Milan – New York flight, inaugurated 8 years ago, in October 2013 thanks to the special “5th freedom regime”. In fact, the connection is an extension of the EK205 service from Dubai to Milan with 8 seats in First Class, 42 reclining seats in Business e 304 in Economy.
It is operated 4 days a week. It becomes daily from July.
It arrives at Malpensa at 2:20 pm and leaves at 4:10 pm for the Big Apple, where it lands at 7 pm on the same day. The return, the EK206, is scheduled at 22:20 by john Fitzgerald Kennedy, and lands in Milan at 12:15 the next day.
In the United States, Emirates serves 11 stopovers, including the other New York airport of Nerwark e Orlando, in Florida.
Flavio Ghiringhelli, country manager of Emirates in Italy, he notes: “Things are going well in Italy: the flight to New York becomes ‘covid tested’, an expression we use when we talk about flights that allow passengers to double-test Covid before departure and immediately after disembarkation to avoid quarantine . But he will not be the only one to observe this procedure: our connections between Milan, Rome and Dubai are also operated in this way and, when it is operational, also Venice. This news is the exceptional result of constant contacts with the Italian authorities. A measure that we have welcomed with great favor, especially in view of Expo 2020 ”.
Here you will find the summary of the rules according to the latest Ordinance of the Ministry of Health of May 14, valid until July 30.
Emirates Booking Policy
The booking policy has been made very flexible.
Customers who purchase an Emirates ticket to travel by 30 September 2021 can take advantage of convenient conditions and re-booking options if they need to change their travel plans.
They can change the dates or extend the validity of the ticket for 2 years.
Read about the Gds fee from 1 July.