ETIHAD AIRWAYS

About ETIHAD AIRWAYS

The United Arab Emirates' second flag carrier is Etihad Airways. Its headquarters are in Abu Dhabi's Khalifa City, near Abu Dhabi International Airport. Etihad Airways was founded in November 2003. After Emirates, it is the UAE's second-largest airline.

With a fleet of 102 Airbus and Boeing aircraft as of February 2020, the airline flies over 1,000 times per week to over 120 passenger and cargo destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia, and North America. Abu Dhabi International Airport serves as its primary hub.

In the A380, Etihad offers 'The Residence,' a private three-room apartment for guests seeking an opulent experience while travelling. This luxurious apartment accommodates two people and includes an ensuite shower room, private bedroom, and separate sitting space. Guests traveling into The Residence will be assigned a personal VIP Travel Concierge who will help them with everything from their chauffeured car to their own private airport lounge. When travelling to or from Abu Dhabi, London, New York, Sydney, Paris, or Seoul, this luxury apartment can be reserved.

Etihad Airways operates a sophisticated fleet of aircraft that meet stringent performance and operational efficiency requirements. The Etihad fleet is one of the most modern in the world, with roughly 100 aircraft in its passenger fleet, including Airbus A380, Airbus A320, Boeing 787, and Boeing 777, and six aircraft in its cargo fleet.

Economy, Business and First Class Services

Economy Class Business Class First Class
Seats that recline and provide plenty
of personal space
Passengers flying from the UAE have
access to a chauffeur-driven automobile
Passengers flying from the UAE have
access to a chauffeur-driven automobile.
In Economy Space, there is more legroom. Passengers travelling from the United Arab Emirates
will receive a personal porter and a separate check-in counter.
Boarding priority
With Economy Neighbor-Free,
you can have a complete row to yourself.
Seating that is quite comfortable, featuring a
headrest and back support that can be adjusted.
First-class access to the First Lounge and Spa
Long trips include a special headrest
and adjustable back support.
Some aircraft include seats that recline to
a totally flat bed for long-haul journeys
For a charge, guests of First Lounge & Spa
can upgrade to a VIP room.
Blankets and pillows in full size Access to the Abu Dhabi Airport's Business Lounge choices for individualized dining
Inflight entertainment Passengers going to the United States
have access to the US Premium Lounge.
In the A380, there is a separate lobby
where passengers can relax and interact.
Meals served on board Onboard meals will be served at your leisure,
with three-course dinners available in some situations.
Depending on the aircraft, a separate bed
or seat that can be reclined to a fully flat bed.
Passengers travelling business class on
the A380 will be seated on the upper deck.
WIFI onboard
Aerial entertainment On a huge TV screen, there is in-flight entertainment.
E-BOX, which allows you to stream content
to your own device, is available on some flights.
In Abu Dhabi, access to the arrivals lounge is available.
In-flight entertainment has a parental lock feature. Lip balm, body lotion, eye mask, ear plugs,
and plush socks are included in special amenity boxes.
Wi-Fi onboard
You will be able to make calls from your phone while flying.
In Abu Dhabi, access to the arrivals lounge is available.
Eye masks, ear plugs, and luxury socks
are included in special amenity kits.

Etihad Airways Baggage Allowance

  1. On flights operated by partner airlines, your baggage allowance may be different. Please confirm with your travel agency about the baggage allowance at the specific destination.
  2. One bag with a maximum weight of 7 kg and one personal item (such as a handbag or laptop bag) with a maximum weight of 5 kg are allowed in Economy Class (Deal, Saver, Classic, and Flex).
  3. The Economy Deal allows one bag with a maximum weight of 23 kg to be checked. Checked luggage allowance is not available on all itineraries.
  4. The checked baggage limit for Economy Saver and Classic is one bag with a maximum weight of 30 kilograms.
  5. For checked luggage, the Economy Flex allowance is one bag with a maximum weight of 35 kg.
  6. Two carry-on bags with a combined weight of 12 kg and one personal item (such as a handbag or laptop bag) with a weight of 5 kg are allowed in Business Class.
  7. The combined weight limit for checked baggage in Business Class is 40 kilograms (each baggage must not exceed 32 kg).
  8. Two carry-on bags with a combined weight of 12 kg and one personal item (such as a handbag or laptop bag) with a weight of 5 kg are allowed in First Class.
  9. The combined weight limit for checked baggage in First Class is 50 kilograms (each baggage must not exceed 32 kg).
  10. The amount of luggage allowed varies based on the route taken by travelers.

Passengers traveling with children under the age of two:

  1. Infants are entitled to a free checked baggage allowance of up to 23 kg on flights to and from the United States and Canada.
  2. Infants have a complimentary checked baggage allowance of up to 10 kg on flights to/from all other destinations.
  3. A stroller, pushchair, or carrycot is permitted at no additional cost (in addition to the ticketed checked baggage allowance).

 

NB: All the information above is a summary and subject to change. You can use the Etihad baggage Calculator and get a more accurate idea, visit https://www.etihad.com/en-bh/fly-etihad/baggage

Popular Routes

Dubai is the busiest destination in terms of aviation travel. Etihad Airways is a well-known airline that flies to and from Dubai on a range of routes. You can book a seat with them to travel safely to and from the United Arab Emirates.

The following are some of the most well-known emirate routes:

COUNTRY FLIGHT ROUTE CODE FLIGHTS PER WEEK FLIGHT DURATION
EGYPT Abu Dhabi to Cairo AUH-CAI 7 4h
PHILIPPINES Abu Dhabi to Manila AUH-MNL 7 8h 20m
INDIA Abu Dhabi to Kochi AUH-COK 3 3h 55m
UNITED KINGDOM Abu Dhabi to London AUH-LCY 3 per day 7h 40m
SINGAPORE Abu Dhabi to Singapore AUH-SIN 3 7h 15m
PAKISTAN Abu Dhabi to Lahore AUH-LHE 6 3h 5m
INDIA Abu Dhabi to Mumbai AUH-BOM 6 2h 55m
THAILAND Abu Dhabi to Bangkok AUH-BKK 2 6h

How to Get Cheap Deals and Upgrades?

Download the Akbar Travels App for discounts on your flights or go visit our website www.akbartravels.com . Take advantage of our zero convenience fee Fridays and pay the flight fare only. 

You may want to book your flight in advance, as rates tend to rise as the date of departure draws near. Also, On the day of your flight, you can check-in through the Etihad Airways app. You may also want to check upgrade costs on the day of your flight as they to be lowered rates.