Emirates Airlines has released a statement regarding flights to Qatar, following the closure of air, land and sea space to Qatari transport.
The airline is following suit with Etihad, in suspending flights to and from Qatar, effective tomorrow.
The Emirates full statement is below:
As instructed by the UAE government, Emirates will suspend its flights to and from Doha, starting from the morning of 6 June 2017, until further notice.
The last flight from Dubai to Doha will depart as EK847 at 02:30am on 6 June.
The last flight from Doha to Dubai will depart as EK848 at 03:50am on 6 June.
Emirates’ flights to and from Doha today (5 June), will operate as normal. Travellers bound for Doha, who are boarding their flight from airports around the Emirates network today (5 June), will be advised to make alternative arrangements.
All customers booked on Emirates’ flights to and from Doha will be provided with alternative options, including full refunds on unused tickets and free rebooking to the nearest alternate Emirates destinations.
For more information, customers can call the Emirates Contact Centre on 600 555555, or visit www.emirates.com. We apologise for the inconvenience caused to our customers.