31 July, 2018

Emirates increasing Toronto flights

Emirates to fly to Toronto five times a week starting August 18

Fresh from the news that Etihad was increasing its schedule to Toronto, it's United Arab Emirates rival in Dubai, Emirates also announces its intention to increase schedules.

The carrier will introduce two additional flights to its current operations to Pearson Airport with effect from the 18th August. The additional Toronto flights will operate on a Saturday departing Dubai as EK241 at 03:30 to arrive in Toronto at 09:30. The return flight, EK242, leaves Toronto at 14:25 and arrives in Dubai at 11:40 the next day. On Sundays, EK241 will depart at 03:30 and arrive in Toronto at 09:30. The return flight, EK242, will leave Toronto at 14:30 and arrives in Dubai at 11:25 the next day. These new flights to the Toronto schedule will be operated by the airlines iconic and luxurious Airbus A380 aircraft with private suites in First Class, lie-flat seats in Business Class and spacious seats in Economy Class.

Emirates is currently the only airline operating the A380 out of Toronto and takes great pride in providing best-in-class service for both business and leisure passengers in Canada. The Emirates A380 is renowned for its First Class Private Suites and Shower Spas, as well as onboard lounge for First and Business Class passengers to mingle whilst enjoying canapés and beverages prepared by the onboard bartender. Passengers in all classes can enjoy Wi-Fi to stay in touch with family and friends. Emirates’ award-winning entertainment system, ice, has more than 3,500 channels and this year was awarded the World’s Best Inflight Entertainment at the Skytrax World Airline Awards for the 14th consecutive year. Passengers travelling on the Emirates A380 will enjoy spacious cabins and experience a peaceful journey in the world’s quietest long-range jet.