Emirates expands in China

Published: Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Emirates recently announced that it has launched new services from Dubai to Yinchuan and Zhengzhou, two of the fastest growing cities in Midwest China. Other destinations include Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou.

Using a Boeing 777-200LR aircraft, the flights to and from China will also cater to the needs of the Chinese market with Mandarin-speaking cabin crew on board, and inflight gourmet cuisine options including popular Chinese dishes. Passengers will also enjoy the generous Emirates baggage allowance of 30kg in Economy Class, 40 kg in Business Class and 50kg in First Class.

Flights to Yinchuan and Zhengzhou will depart on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from Dubai as EK326 at 02:50hrs, arriving at Yinchuan Hedong International Airport at 13:35hrs. The service will then depart from Yinchuan at 15:35hrs and arrive at Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport at 17:15hrs. The return flight, EK327, will depart Zhengzhou at 21:15hrs, arriving at Yinchuan at 23:00hrs. It will then depart Yinchuan at 00:40hrs, arriving in Dubai at 04:30hrs local time the next day.