flydubai

flydubai

Dubai's low-cost airline

4.4/5
Based on 3741 ratings

About flydubai

IATA code FZ
ICAO code FDB
flydubai headquarters Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Main operational airport Dubai International (DXB)
Number of destinations covered by flydubai 90
Most popular destination DXB, MNL, LKO, EBB
Most popular routes RUH - EBB, DXB - MUX, RUH - LKO, DXB - HYD
Year of establisment 2008
Parent company Government of Dubai
Popular fleet  Boeing 737 MAX, Next-Generation Boeing 737-800,
Official airline website  www.flydubai.com/en/

flydubai was founded in 2009 and flies to over 90 destinations across Africa, Europe, Middle East, and Southeast Asia. The airline has been consistently expanding its network to meet an ever-increasing need for efficient, affordable and comfortable flights connecting via Dubai.  As a step in this direction, flydubai has partnered with Emirates  to offer customers better travel options. With this partnership, flydubai customers can enjoy connectivity to Emirates’ worldwide destinations and Emirates customers can get access to flydubai’s network.

Passengers who make flydubai bookings often can enjoy various benefits with Skywards Miles, the airline’s frequent flyer programme. This is also the loyalty program of Emirates.

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Flydubai Recognitions and Awards

Year Award/Nomination

Award / Nomination Type

2021

Best Low-Cost airline in the Middle East by Business Traveller Middle East Awards

2019

Air Cargo Operator of the Year by Business Traveller Middle East Awards

2018

Best Cabin Innovation by APEX

2018

Best Passenger Comfort Innovation by APEX

2018

Flydubai Recognised at the CEO Middle East Awards. Ghaith Al Ghaith received the ‘Aviation CEO of the Year’ award

(Awards & Recognitions)


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flydubai services for Economy Class and Business Class

Economy Class

  • High-quality comfortable seats
  • Legroom
  • In-flight entertainment
  • Individual touchscreen
  • A variety of snacks and beverages available for purchase
  • Onboard WiFi packages

Business Class

  • Extra comfortable wide seats
  • More legroom
  • Reclining seats into flat-beds
  • onboard entertainment
  • Onboard WiFi packages
  • Personal touchscreens
  • Delicious meals & snacks
  • Complimentary hot and cold beverages
  • priority service for fast-tracking
  • Business Class check-in desks
  • Access to business lounge

flydubai Baggage Allowance

  • The maximum carry-on baggage allowance for flydubai flights in Economy Class is one bag of up to 7 kg. You can also carry one of the following: a laptop bag, a handbag or a duty-free shopping bag. 
  • The maximum checked baggage allowance for Economy Class Value ticket is up to 20 kg on most routes. You can carry up to 3 pieces of baggage.
  • The maximum checked baggage allowance for Economy Class Flex ticket is up to 30 kg on most routes. You can carry up to 3 pieces of baggage.
  • The maximum carry-on baggage allowance for flydubai flights in Business Class is two bags with a combined weight of up to 14 kg. You can also carry one of the following: a laptop bag, a ladies handbag or a duty-free shopping bag. 
  • The maximum checked baggage allowance for Business Class is up to 40 kg. You can carry up to 3 pieces of baggage. Each piece must be less than 32 kg.
  •  If you are travelling with an infant and baggage is included in your flight fare, you can carry hand baggage of up to 5 kg and checked baggage of up to 10 kg.

flydubai Check-in Information

Online check-in is available on flydubai website and mobile app between 48 hours and 90 minutes before departure time. 

Yet, passengers who check-in online still must go to the airport check-in counter to verify their documents and issue the boarding pass.

It’s essential to be mindful of all the following deadlines in order not to miss your flight: 

  • Arrive at the airport 3 hours before departure time 
  • Check-in closes 60 minutes before departure
  • Boarding starts 45 minutes before departure and closes 20 minutes before flight departure

See the official website to get the full list of countries where online check-in is available. 

Airport check-in

  • Airport check-in opens 3 hours before departure and closes 60 minutes before departure
  • Boarding starts 45 minutes before flight departure
  • Boarding gates close 20 minutes before flight departure

Home check-in & Belt pick-up and delivery

  • Home check-in & Belt pick-up and delivery are only available for passengers using Dubai International Airports 
  • Home Check-in service is available up to 6 hours before flight departure. Flydubai agent will arrive at the specified location between 24 and 4 hours before departure to finalize the check-in procedure and take your baggage directly to the airport
  • For passengers landing at Dubai International Airport, belt pick-up and delivery service can be requested up to 4 hours before flight arrival. The agent will handle your baggage and deliver it to your hotel/ home

FAQs for Flydubai

  • Does Flydubai allow web check-in?

    Yes, Flydubai allows web check-in.

  • Does Flydubai provide online seat selection?

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

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

    The total number of routes serviced by Flydubai is 326.

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