Flydubai lands in Thessaloniki
Emirates will codeshare on this route and as part of the Emirates flydubai partnership, each airlines’ passengers will have the opportunity to connect in Dubai to hundreds of destinations across the world.
Thierry Aucoc, Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations at Emirates said, “Our partnership with flydubai enables travellers in Thessaloniki and the greater surrounding area to easily access destinations across Emirates network, particularly cities in Australia, Thailand, and China, all of which are popular for local travellers. We also expect the route to boost the number of visitors to the region, from important inbound markets like Melbourne and Sydney, as well as China and Japan.”
For bookings under the codeshare, Emirates passengers receive complimentary meals and the Emirates checked baggage allowance on flights operated by flydubai in Business and Economy classes.
Commenting on the launch, Alexander Zinell, the Chief Executive Officer of Fraport Greece said: “I wholeheartedly welcome the start of flydubai’s year-round flights from Dubai to Thessaloniki. Our commitment to the local communities in Greece has always been the introduction of more flights and new services connecting this beautiful country with the rest of the world. More travel options and more connectivity will result in more passengers and help drive Greek tourism.
“flydubai, our latest airline partner, begins its service connecting Thessaloniki with Dubai. Travelling between those two enchanting destinations is now easier than ever before. I would like to thank the flydubai team for working with Fraport Greece and realizing for the first time ever this very important route,” Alexander Zinell, the Chief Executive Officer of Fraport Greece added.
With flights to Catania in Italy, Dubrovnik in Croatia, Krakow in Poland, and the start of flights to Helsinki, Finland in October, flydubai’s route network in Europe will reach 27 points.
Business Class return fares to Thessaloniki will start at AED 8,365/EUR 1,250 while Economy Class return fares will start at AED 1,879/EUR 447 including taxes. Flights can be purchased from flydubai’s website (flydubai.com), its Customer Centre (+971) 600 54 44 45, flydubai travel shops or through travel partners.
Flights can be booked through flydubai’s website (flydubai.com), the official flydubai App, Contact Centre in Dubai on (+971) 600 54 44 45, the flydubai travel shops or through our travel partners.
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