Flydubai Airlines is a low-cost airline based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The airline was established in 2008 by the Government of Dubai. Its head office and the main operational hub are in Terminal 2 of Dubai International Airport.
The airline flies to 120 destinations in 52 countries across Africa, Central Asia, Europe, the GCC, the Middle East, Southeast Asia and the Indian subcontinent. The airline offers affordable travel and aims to take more people to more places often. It plans to provide regular flights and direct routes to various destinations. The airline offers excellent services and makes the passengers feel relaxed and comfortable during the journey. The airline has codeshare agreements with other airlines and offers access to more global destinations.
The airline offers Economy Class and Business Class on all its flights. It is a sister airline of the Emirates as both are owned by the Government of Dubai. Though both airlines operate independently.
With Flydubai Airlines bookings, you can also join the frequent flyer program for the airlines known as Emirates Skywards and get the benefit from a variety of rewards.
The airline fleet consists of Boeing aircraft models Boeing 737-800 and Boeing 737 MAX. The fleet consists of 30 Boeing 737-800 and 49 Boeing 737 MAX. The Boeing 737 MAX is a reliable and efficient aircraft and forms the largest part of the airline’s fleet. The Boeing 737-800 is a narrow-body aircraft and has a seating capacity of 189 passengers.
Both aircraft use less fuel and have reduced carbon emissions. The aircraft are environmentally friendly and use the latest quiet-engine technology. Both aircraft are designed to offer Economy Class and Business Class seatings. The Economy Class offers new RECARO seats and the new Business Class seats turn into fully flat beds. This offers more space and comfort to the passengers in both travel classes.
The airline has been offering quality services and has been recognised for its efforts. The latest awards won by the airline are as follows:
The airline offers two classes of travel on all its flights. The services provided depend on the class of travel chosen. The services offered for different travel classes are as follows:
This class offers seats with innovative designs and ergonomic comfort with ample legroom
This class offers wide leather seats with a good recline and extendable leg rests. The seats convert into fully flat beds.
The baggage allowance for Economy Class depends on the type of fare selected. Passengers can carry up to 20, 30 or 40 kg of checked-in baggage. A maximum of 3 pieces of baggage can be checked-in and the weight of each piece should not exceed 32 kg. A handbag of 7 kg is allowed. Passengers with Business Class Flydubai bookings can carry up to 40 kg of checked-in baggage. Maximum 3 pieces are allowed and the weight of each piece should not exceed 32 kg. A handbag of 14 kg is allowed.
You can easily check the baggage policy here.
Passengers can check in online 48 hours and 75 minutes before the scheduled flight departure using the Flydubai online check-in option on the website or the mobile app. Go to the ‘Check-in’ tab and enter the booking reference number and the last name.
Click the ‘Check-in’ button to check in online. During the online check-in passengers can select seats, add excess baggage, upgrade to Business Class and more. Boarding passes can be downloaded on the device and printed. At the airport, the baggage can be dropped off at the baggage drop counter. At some airports, the passengers will have to collect the boarding pass from the airline’s counter.
The in-flight entertainment system offers tv shows, music, the latest movies, games, news and more. Passengers can pre-purchase or buy snacks onboard which are served with complimentary hot or cold beverages. Passengers can select from window or aisle seats or seats with extra legroom for a small fee. Onboard WiFi packages help passengers to browse the web, send emails and more.
The airline offers a Frequent Flyer program called ‘Emirates Skywards’. Passengers can earn miles and Tier miles on every Flydubai flight. The miles earned depend on the class of travel, route and Tier status. The different types of Tier statuses are Blue, Silver, Gold and Platinum. Each Tier offers unique benefits to the passengers. Miles can be spent on Flydubai or Emirates flights or airline partners or hotel partners or car rental partners.
The airline offers assistance to passengers with special needs like expectant mothers and passengers with restraint devices. Passengers with mobility problems are provided with wheelchair assistance up to the aircraft ramp, door and seat. Wheelchairs can be booked 48 hours before departure. Passengers should read the regulations and the policies of the airline before making Flydubai bookings.
Flydubai bookings can be cancelled online through the airline’s website. The refund is given in the form of a voucher which can be used for future travel with Flydubai. Depending on the type of fare cancellation fee is charged.
The airline is a low-cost carrier that offers high-quality services at affordable fares. It offers a comfortable travelling experience and flies to some of the popular destinations. You can do Flydubai flight bookings online at Cleartrip. You can book one-way, round-trip or multi-city Flydubai tickets. The booking process is simple and easy to follow. You can compare the airfares across multiple dates before you do Flydubai bookings.
The promotions and the offers provided by the airline are made available on the Checkout page and can be accessed easily. Once you register with Cleartrip, you can get alerts about Flydubai ticket price drops, discounts, sales and offers on expensive air tickets. You can find the cheapest flight to the final destination by using the Search function. You have to enter the from and to airports, the number of travellers and the travel date.
You will get a list of flights with the cheapest flight displayed at the top. You can review the list and do Flydubai flight bookings as required. Cleartrip’s customer service executives are always ready to address the queries and concerns of the customers. Cleartrip also offers an app to search for and do Flydubai online bookings.
|Airline call sign||SKYDUBAI|
|Founded||19 March 2008|
|Commenced operations||1 June 2009|
|Hubs||Dubai International Airport|
|Frequent-flyer program||Emirates Skywards|
|Parent company||Government of Dubai|
|Headquarters||"Dubai International Airport,Dubai, UAE"|
|Most popular destinations||DXB, KWI, DOH, DXB, MCT, KXI|
|Most popular routes||DXB-KWI, DOH-DXB, DXB-MCT, KHI-DXB, JED-DXB|
|Popular fleet||Boeing 737 MAX, Next-Generation Boeing 737-800|
|FlyDubai Airlines Official Website||www.flydubai.com/en/|
|FlyDubai Airlines contact number||
(+971) 600 54 44 45.
Passengers with Flydubai bookings can check in 48 hours to 75 minutes before the scheduled flight departure. Online check-in can be done using the airline’s website or the mobile app.
Economy Class passengers can carry 20, 30 or 40 kg of checked-in baggage depending on the fare type (Light, Value and Flex). A handbag of 7 kg is allowed. Business Class passengers can carry 40 kg of checked-in baggage and a handbag of 14 kg.
No, an infant does not need a separate seat on Flydubai flights.
No, online check-in is not mandatory when flying via the airline.
The airline flies to 120 destinations in 52 countries.
The airline’s in-flight entertainment system offers the latest movies, tv shows, music, news and games. Passengers can enjoy complimentary in-flight entertainment streaming services on personal devices.
The airline allows only Falcons in the cabin of its aircraft. Service dogs are allowed on specific routes.
Passengers can purchase alcohol from the airline’s onboard menu.
The airline’s airline code is FZ.
You can contact the airline for the required information.