Emirates to launch services to Mexico City via Barcelona

Emirates introduced these days its plan to release a new day by day carrier from dubai (dxb) to mexico metropolis international airport (mex), via the spanish city of barcelona (bcn), starting on 9 december 2019. Emiratesí mexico town flight may be a connected carrier with barcelona, that means that customers can now travel among the 2 towns in exceptional style and luxury. Citizens from mexico, spain and the uae only need their passports to experience visa-loose tour to every respective united states of america. The brand new path could be operated with a two-elegance emirates boeing 777-200lr which gives 38 enterprise magnificence seats in a 2-2-2 configuration and 264 seats in economy class. The new 777 flight may even offer up to 14 tonnes of cargo, commencing up get entry to to greater international markets for mexican exports which includes avocados, berries, mangoes, automotive parts and clinical resources. Emirates skycargo has been flying freighters to/from mexico metropolis on the grounds that 2014 already and within the last 12 months carried over 22,500 tons of cargo at the path. Sir tim clark, president of emirates airline stated: ìwe're excited so as to introduce new air connectivity between dubai and mexico. The availability of notable, daily global air offerings is vital for the development of tourism, enterprise and cultural ties. Exchange, particularly in excessive-cost and time-touchy products, could be facilitated through the adequate cargo capacity on emiratesí boeing 777 aircraft. We also assume tourism to get hold of a first-rate raise from the day by day flights on our newly-refurbished boeing 777-200lr.î

sir tim delivered: ìdue to the excessive altitude of mexico city airport, it isn't always possible to perform a non-stop flight from dubai, and barcelona become a herbal preference for a stopover. We're pleased to offer an instantaneous connection on the path between the spanish town and mexico town that has lengthy been overlooked via other airways and remains underserved in spite of the robust client call for. We would really like to thank the government and our companions in both spain and mexico for his or her support of the brand new direction and sit up for offer our precise product and award-triumphing service to travellers.î ìmexico supports the release of the lengthy-awaited flight dubai-barcelona-mexico metropolis, which responds to mexicoís authorities tourism policy toward commencing new markets and strengthening connectivity between the middle east and mexico. We are keen to acquire vacationers from this part of the arenaî, stated mexicoís minister of tourism, miguel torruco marquÈs. ìemiratesí arrival will carry a substantial contribution to our worldwide connectivity network by way of adding up day by day services to dubai and beyond. Emirates could be the 43rd carrier operating worldwide flights into mexico Ö congratulations!!î, stated rodrigo vasquez c, director preferred, mexican civil aviation authority. Mexico metropolis, the first destination in mexico to be served by means of emirates, is the largest city of mexico and the most populous town in north the united states. Mexicoís capital is one of the maximum crucial cultural and economic centres in the americas, accounting for nearly a third of the countryís gdp. Located inside the valley of mexico at an altitude of 2,240 metres, the town is famous for its historical centre known as zocalo, a designated unesco international historical past web page. Mexico town is also an essential exchange and business town, specially inside the car, clinical supplies and pharmaceutical industries. Mexico is a popular vacation spot for commercial enterprise and entertainment travellers round the arena, particularly from uae, spain, india, pakistan, singapore, egypt and lebanon. Mexico is likewise domestic to center east groups that may now take benefit of the brand new service. Dubai is likewise growing in recognition with mexican travelers. In the first five months of 2019 by myself, mexican visitor numbers to dubai have grown by 32% compared to the identical length closing 12 months*. Passengers flying with emirates can book a dubai stopover package deal in an effort to allow them to stay in dubai for some days on their way to/from one in all over 140 destinations. Dubai offers the entirety from wasteland outings to beaches to family-pleasant motels, and even ski slopes at the mall of the emirates. Having end up the fourth-most-visited city inside the international, dubai is understood for its eclectic mix of services, from futuristic structure to vibrant conventional subculture and diversity. Passengers on the path can also decide to forestall over in barcelona on their way to/from mexico or dubai. Emirates flight ek 255 will leave dubai at 03:30 nearby time, arriving in barcelona at 08:00 earlier than departing again at 09:fifty five and arriving into mexico metropolis at sixteen:15 on the same day. The return flight ek256 will depart mexico city at 19:forty local time, arriving in barcelona the following day at thirteen:25. Ek256 will depart once again from barcelona at 15:10 sure for dubai where it'll arrive at 00:forty five the next day, facilitating convenient onward connections to severa locations in india, south east asia and the middle east. Passengers in all cabin lessons can enjoy the friendly provider from emiratesí international cabin team, meals organized by way of gourmet chefs, and over four,000 channels of films, television programs, music and podcasts, inclusive of channels in spanish, on its award-triumphing ice leisure machine.