Emirates flies daily to Algiers

DUBAI, 31 October 2017: Emirates will add an extra flight between Dubai and Algiers, offering daily services from 13 December.

Currently the airline offers six flights a week to the north African city.

The new service will operate every Wednesday with an Emirates Boeing 777-300, in a three-class configuration offering eight seats in first class, 42 in business class and 310 in economy class.

Emirates won TripAdvisor’s top airline award this year, based on travellers’ reviews and a score rating.

The daily services to Algiers will connect with Emirates’ A380s services from Beijing, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Shanghai, Mumbai, Sydney and Melbourne.

Emirates launched services to Algiers in early 2013 and in less than five years, the route has carried over half a million passengers and nearly 27,000 tonnes of cargo to date.

The country is home to a rich variety of architecture and a vibrant cultural scene with a diverse heritage of Phoenician, Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman and French influences. It boasts some of the world’s most spectacular coastlines as well as vast mountainous and desert landscapes.

The new flight will depart Dubai as EK757 at 0810 and arrive in Algiers at 1240. The return flight EK758 will depart Algiers at 1510 and arrive in Dubai at 0040 the next day.