International airline, Emirates has announced that it will introduce First Class services on the Dubai to Thiruvananthapuram route starting from 3rd February, 2022. The airline is currently the first and only international carrier to serve Thiruvananthapuram with First Class services – offering customers superior products, services and comfort in air and on-ground.
Emirates will deploy its wide-body Boeing 777-300ER aircraft in a three-class cabin configuration – offering 8 seats in First Class, 42 in Business Class and 185 spacious seats in Economy Class.
Travellers from Thiruvananthapuram can experience Emirates’ First Class product on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. Emirates flight EK 523 will depart Thiruvananthapuram at 4:30hrs local time and arrive in Dubai at 7:15hrs, local time. On Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, Emirates flight EK 522 will depart Dubai at 21:40hrs and arrive in Thiruvananthapuram at 3:10hrs, the following day, local time.
Premium passengers can now experience ultimate luxury on-board Emirates’ First Class cabins boasting private suites with seats that recline to a full-flat bed, a personal electrically-controlled mini-bar, a wide-screen 32” HD LCD screen, electrically-operated privacy dividers, and gourmet fine dining. First Class customers can look forward to ultimate privacy, more personal space, and superior comfort on-board. Emirates’ First Class passengers can also enjoy the luxury of First Class Lounge at Dubai Airport and complimentary chauffeur-driven airport transfer in Dubai.
Emirates launched its operations to Thiruvananthapuram in 2006 and the airline currently operates three weekly flights to/from the city. The airline has led the industry with its innovative products and services, including a comprehensive set of health and safety measures at every step of the journey, contactless technology at Dubai Airport, generous and flexible booking policies, and COVID-19 medical insurance.