West Australian travellers now have twice the opportunity to experience the Emirates A380, with the airline now flying its flagship aircraft daily on its EK425 early morning Perth to Dubai flight and the inbound EK424 flight.
The second daily A380 to Perth will increase capacity on the route by almost 100,000 additional seats per year, inbound and outbound between Perth and Emirates’ hub, Dubai. Additionally, the early morning flight will give travellers the added benefit of a same-day arrival to 23 of Emirates 39 European destinations and 9 Middle East destinations, via Dubai.
While travelling on board the Emirates A380, passengers in all three cabins can enjoy more than 2,500 channels of the latest movies, TV shows, music and games on the award-winning ice inflight entertainment system, while staying connected throughout the flight with Wi-Fi access.
First and Business Class passengers will also be able to enjoy the unique features of the Emirates A380. First Class customers can freshen up in the two onboard Shower Spas, while both First and Business Class travellers can socialise at 40,000 feet in the popular Onboard Lounge.
Australia is the third largest A380 destination for Emirates globally and following this aircraft up-gauge, seven of the airline’s 11 daily flights from Dubai to Australia will be serviced by an A380. Emirates now offers double daily A380 services from Sydney, Melbourne and Perth, as well as daily A380 services Brisbane.
The Emirates’ A380 operating as EK424/EK425 is a wide-bodied double decker aircraft with a capacity of 519 passengers including 14 luxurious First Class Private Suites, 76 lie-flat beds in Business Class and 429 spacious seats in Economy Class.
EK424 departs Dubai 10.10am, arriving in Perth at 12.50am the next day. EK425 departs Perth at 6.00am, arriving in Dubai at 1pm same day.