Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways

From Abu Dhabi to the World

4.1/5
Based on 16594 ratings

About Etihad Airways

IATA code EY
ICAO code ETD
Abu Dhabi headquarters Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Main operational airport Abu Dhabi International Airport
Number of destinations covered by Etihad Airways 76
Most popular destination MNL, AUH, CGK, DAC
Most popular routes RUH - MNL, RUH - DAC, RUH - AUH, RUH - CGK
Year of establishment 2003
Parent company Etihad Aviation Group
Popular fleet  Airbus A320 family, Airbus A350-1000, Boeing 777 and Boeing 787 Dreamliner
Official airline website  www.etihad.com/en-eg/

UAE’s national airline connecting the globe via Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways has come a long way since it began operations in 2003 in Abu Dhabi. Guests are the highest priority of the airline, which is why Skytrax has rated Etihad a certified 5-star airline. Etihad has an environmentally friendly fleet of more than 120 aircraft and flies to more than 110 passenger and cargo destinations across six continents.

With Etihad bookings, travellers can also sign up for its frequent flyer programme, Etihad Guest, and benefit from a wide range of rewards. 

Passengers who book Etihad flights can enjoy a host of amenities, including Etihad online check-in and many more exclusive services.

Etihad Airways Recognitions and Awards

Year Award

Award Type

2021

Best Cabin Crew at Business Traveller Middle East Awards

2019

World’s Leading Airline by World Travel Awards

2019

World's Leading Airline - Customer Experience

2019

World's Leading Airline Inflight Entertainment

2019

World's Leading Excellence Inflight Service

(Awards & Recognitions)

Etihad Airways Codeshare Partners

Since a codeshare agreement is one way to expand services to more destinations, Etihad Airways has partnered with the below airlines:

EGYPTAIR

AccesRail 

Virgin Australia 

Garuda Indonesia 

Aegean Airlines

Precision Air 

Gulf Air 

Aer Lingus 

Royal Air Maroc

Hongkong Airlines 

Aerolineas Argentinas 

Royal Jordanian Airlines

ITA Airways 

Air astana 

S7 Airlines 

JetBlue 

airBaltic 

SAS Scandinavian Airlines 

Kenya Airways 

SNCF 

Saudia

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Air Canada

Oman Air

Korean Air

Air Europa 

Pakistan International Airlines

kulula.com 

Air France 

Malaysia Airlines

Kuwait Airways

Air Malta 

Middle East Airlines

Lufthansa

Air New Zealand 

SriLankan Airlines

Avianca 

Brussels Airlines 

Air Serbia 

Bangkok Airways

China Eastern 

Air Seychelles 

Belavia 

Czech Airlines 

Swiss International Airlines

All Nippon Airways 

TAP Portugal 

Asiana Airlines 

(Partners Source)

 

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Etihad Airways services for Economy Class, Business Class and First Class

Economy Class

  • Full-size blankets & pillows
  • On-demand entertainment
  • Complimentary food and drinks
  • Reclining spacious seats
  • Extra legroom
  • USB charging points
  • Adjustable device holders.
  • Snacks on board
  • Variey of meal options
  • Children's meals

Business Class

  • Access to lounges
  • Priority boarding
  • Reclining seats
  • Food menus
  • Chauffeur-driven Mercedes-Benz
  • A porter to finalize check-in
  • International cuisine
  • Shower facility
  • Adjustable headrest, back support, and cushion firmness function
  • Amenity kit
  • Inflight entertainment
  • Noise-canceling headset

First Class

  • A private suite
  • Chauffeur to the airport
  • Priority check-in
  • First class lounge
  • Refreshments cabinet
  • Shower facility
  • Gourment dining
  • Snacks on board
  • Reclining seats
  • Complimentary onboard Wi-Fi
  • Noise-cancelling headset
  • On-demand movies and TV shows
  • Complimentary wellness kits

Etihad Airways Baggage Allowance

  • The maximum carry-on luggage allowance for Economy Class (Deal, Saver, Classic, and Flex) is one bag of up to 7 kg and one personal item with a maximum weight of 5 kg (handbag or laptop bag).
  • The maximum checked baggage allowance for the Economy Deal category is one bag of up to 23 kg.
  • The maximum checked baggage allowance for Economy Saver and Classic categories is one bag of up to 30 kg.
  • The maximum checked baggage allowance for the Economy Flex category is one bag of up to 35 kg.
  • The maximum carry-on luggage allowance for Business Class is two bags with a maximum combined weight of 12 kg and one personal item of up to 5 kg (handbag or laptop bag).
  • The maximum checked baggage allowance for Business Class is two bags with a combined weight of 40 kg (each baggage must not exceed 32 kg).
  • The maximum carry-on luggage allowance for First Class is two bags with a maximum combined weight of 12 kg and one personal item of up to 5 kg (handbag or laptop bag).
  • The maximum checked baggage allowance for First Class is two bags with a combined weight of 50 kg (each baggage must not exceed 32 kg).

 

For infants:

  • For flights to/from USA and Canada, infants get complimentary checked baggage allowance of up to 23 kg.
  • For flights to/from all other destinations, infants get complimentary checked baggage allowance of up to 10 kg.
  • One stroller/pushchair/carrycot is allowed at no extra charge as checked baggage (in addition to the ticketed checked baggage allowance).

Etihad Airways Check-in Information

Online check-in via Eithad Airways mobile app is available between 30 hours and 1 hour before departure time. After checking in, passengers should drop off their bags at the airport. 

Currently, only verified passengers can download the boarding pass. 

Home check-in is also available for all non-transit passengers traveling from Abu Dhabi International Airport. All passengers, including infants and children, must be ready at the time of home check-in. 

FAQs for Etihad Airways

  • Does Etihad Airways allow web check-in?

    Yes, Etihad Airways allows web check-in.

  • Does Etihad Airways provide online seat selection?

    Yes, Etihad Airways offers online seat selection at a nominal fee or free. It depends on your flight booking.

  • How many routes does Etihad Airways service in total/as overall?

    The total number of routes serviced by Etihad Airways is 99.

  • Does Almosafer offer any discounts on Etihad Airways?

    Enjoy 7% Instant discount on international flights aboard Etihad Airways using Al Rajhi Bank cards. Code: ARB. Valid till 3 July 2022