Travellers Set to Explore New Horizons with special seat rates from Emirates this August

This August, Emirates is offering special rates to key destinations in Europe, US, Africa, and the Middle East, where travelers can embark on travel adventures and enjoy flights for as low as $649 for Economy Class and $2199 for Business Class.

To take advantage of the special rates, travellers can visit the Emirates website at and book their flight from August 1 to August 3, 2018 or by visiting the nearest travel agent. Travel period for both Business Class and Economy Class is until March 15, 2019, and for departures from Ninoy Aquino International Airport, Clark International Airport as well as Mactan–Cebu International Airport. Blackout periods and other terms and conditions apply.


Economy Class Fares From Business Class Fares From
London $ 819 $ 2549
Paris $ 839 $ 2339
Barcelona $ 799 $ 2449
Madrid $ 889 $ 2499
Copenhagen $ 829 $ 2549
Johannesburg $ 1019 $ 3379
New York $ 899 $ 3309
Dubai $ 649 $ 2199

For those who plan to travel from one destination to another, open-jaw flights provide flexibility for customers to book flights to one city and return from another city, allowing them to make the most of their travel and build an exciting itinerary.

Travelers can take advantage of Emirates’ wider network of destinations through its partnership with flydubai, which offers codeshare flights to 91 destinations across four continents including Europe and Africa. As part of the codeshare, Emirates passengers will receive complimentary meals and the Emirates checked baggage allowance on flights operated by flydubai in both Business and Economy Classes.

Every Mile counts with Skywards, Emirates’ award-winning frequent flyer program, where passengers can earn Miles that they can use to enjoy perks with Emirates and its partners whenever they fly with the airline.

A new world filled with new experiences

Whether you are a budget-conscious traveler or prefer premium travel filled with perks,Emirates’ special offers travellersmake dream trips possible to a host of exciting global destinations:

  1. London

The City of London is the perfect destination for those who love to see history come to life. Among the locations in the city that tourists can visit is the Tower of London, a UNESCO World Heritage site dating back to the 11th century that provides a glimpse into the rich history of the city. Other popular destinations include the London Bridge, an architectural marvel spanning the River Thames that offers a unique view of the historical river, the London Eye, which is among the tallest Ferris wheels in the world and the not-to-be-missed wax museum Madame Tussauds.

Emirates flies nine times daily from Dubai into three gateways in London: Heathrow – five times daily; Gatwick – three times daily; and Stansted – once daily.

  1. Paris

The Eiffel Tower is just one of the many things in Paris that will make the awe-inspired say “magnifique!” From the grandeur of the Chateau de Versailles, to the divine beauty of the Notre-Dame de Paris, to the rare pieces of art housed in The Louvre, there is more to the City of Light than the breath-taking view on top of the iconic tower can offer.Lovers of fashion will find in the city all that is opulent and luxurious, may it be clothing, bags, or shoes. For those who want to relax as they watch time go by, there are cafes, patisseries, and specialty-bread boulangeries on just about every corner.

From Dubai, Emirates flies to Paris 20 times weekly.

  1. Barcelona

Barcelona is known for its romantic sensibilities as much as it is known for its museums, such as the Picasso Museum and the Museum of Catalan History, where visitors can browse through rare artifacts from times long past. After a trip to the city’s numerous museums, tourists can either take a stroll through the gardens and formations of the Guell Park or go on a hunt for unique finds—or their next favorite dish—at the Boqueria Market.

Emirates has twice daily flights to Barcelona from Dubai.

  1. Madrid

More than just Spain’s capital city, Madrid offers an experience that visitors can get from nowhere else. At its heart lies Puerta del Sol, a busy, bustling spot where visitors can feel one with the city; here they can try different cuisines or go on a shopping spree to their hearts’ content. Aside from this, Madrid also offers attractions like the Mercado San Miguel, where exquisite flavors and aromas await foodies; the Prado Museum, which houses pieces of art dating back from as early as the 12th century; and the Madrid Palace, where tourists can pay the Spanish royal family a visit.

Emirates flies twice daily from Dubai to Madrid.

  1. Copenhagen

The City of Copenhagen is known for colorful houses that dot its picturesque canals. One area, in particular, isChristianshauvn, a neighborhood made up of small artificial islands that is home to a sprawling hip culture; a haven for those who want to contemplate life while taking a sip of coffee at the docks. Helping to attract trendy visitors is its equally renowned jazz scene, making Copenhagen a haven for those who truly appreciate the genre.

Emirates has daily flights from Dubai to Copenhagen.

  1. Johannesburg

Back in the eighties, no one would have thought that Johannesburg would become a tourist destination. Many years later, after victories that have vastly improved the quality of life for the locals, Johannesburg now stands as a gateway to Africa for tourists. Among its attractions are museums such as the Apartheid Museum, the Hector Pieterson Museum, and the Mandela Museum, where visitors can familiarize themselves with the noteworthy events in Africa’s history.

From Dubai, Emirates flies four times daily to Johannesburg.

  1. New York

Also known as the Big Apple, the City of New York is a concrete jungle that offers an experience that is not like any other. It is home to round-the-clock retail and dining establishments that ensure enjoyment day and night, as well as historic attractions that not only embody the city, but the United States as a whole.

There is the Statue of Liberty, which can be accessed by visiting Liberty Island. For those who are passionate about musicals, the Broadway theater is the place to be. A visit to Central Park is a must, with its expansive gardens and activities, while a sunset cruise is the perfect way to end the day.

Emirates has three times daily flights to New York from Dubai.

  1. Dubai

Dubai is a destination for any kind of traveler as it offers something for everyone and caters to a spectrum of budgets and interests, for all ages.  World-class shopping options are perfect for those who love designer labels and high fashion while adventure-seekers will find plenty of attractions to visit. For gastronomic adventurers, a wide range of cuisines are waiting to be discovered. Dubai also has a selection of amusement and theme parks for the whole family, such as Motiongate Dubai, Bollywood Parks Dubai, Legoland Dubai, and Legoland Water Park. Luckily for travelers who fly Emirates, they will have exclusive access to a special bundle offer that gives them a two-day entry pass to all these attractions as part of the airline’s partnership with Dubai Parks & Resorts.

Customers with an existing Emirates booking can simply go the ‘Manage your booking’ tab to book the specially-priced entry tickets that provide discounts for all merchandise at the retail outlets inside the parks, as well as three Q-Fast passes each day to jump the queues at these parks.

Families visiting Dubai together can also avail of Skywards Family Benefits, where they can combine their Miles into one account and reach rewards faster, add their family’s details when booking to save time, and redeem Skywards Miles for flights for their family, among other benefits.

Dubai is one of the most popular destinations in the world, especially among Filipinos, with the Philippines ranking 11th amongst the top source markets for visitors to the city. In 2017, more than 405,000 Filipinos traveled to Dubai, according to visitor numbers published by the Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM). With so many Filipinos residing in or visiting Dubai, there are now a range of dining options and things to do that can make Filipinos feel at home, such as karaoke booths, Filipino street food, access to Filipino radio stations and live music band performances, among others.

Award-winning services and on-board offers from Emirates

Travelers are in for a memorable journey when flying Emirates. Dining on air is a delight with the airline’s exquisite in-flight meals, inspired by cuisines from different corners of the world. High-quality entertainment is also a click away with the airline’s award-winning in-flight entertainment system, providing access to more than 3,500 channels including Filipino content. Those who need to stay connected can make use of the free onboard Wi-FI.

Business Class flyers can enjoy spacious seating, multi-lingual cabin crew, and a selection of the finest premium spirits, wines, and delicious canapés.

For Economy Class flyers, personal seatback monitors and contoured seats onboard the make flights more comfortable and entertaining, while regionally inspired dishes with locally sourced ingredients and prepared by Emirates’ master chefs allow for a memorable dining experience.

Emirates currently operates 18 weekly flights from Manila to Dubai, as well as a daily service from Cebu and Clark to Dubai, connecting passengers to a wide number of destinations in Europe, the Middle East, and the Americas. For more information about Emirates or to book tickets, please visit

Written by editorial team




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