Sat, 17 September 2016

Emirates to Launch Daily Flights Between Bangkok and Auckland, via Sydney

[HD video below] Emirates is to launch a new daily flight between Bangkok and Auckland, via Sydney.

Effective from 30 October 2016, flight EK418 will depart Bangkok at 19:30 to arrive in Auckland at 15:55 the next day, after a short stop in Sydney.

The return flight, EK419 departs Auckland at 16:30, makes a stop in Sydney at 17:55, before arriving in Bangkok at 01:10 the next morning.

The service then continues onwards to Dubai, arriving at 06:45.

The service is part of a planned reroute of the EK418/419 service, currently operating from Dubai to Christchurch, via Bangkok and Sydney. The new route will operate from Dubai to Auckland, via Bangkok and Sydney.

Thanks to Emirates codeshare agreement with Bangkok Airways, passengers will also be able to connect seamlessly onto this service from 14 destinations in Southeast Asia, including eight destinations in domestic Thailand, with their luggage checked through to their final destination.

Emirates is the only airline offering year-round scheduled A380 services to and from New Zealand.

All New Zealand services will continue to offer three classes of travel First Class, Business Class and Economy Class, with a generous free baggage allowance of up to 35kg in Economy Class, 40kg in Business Class and 50kg in First Class.

Emirates A380 First Class and Business Class - HD

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