Emirates will Fly to Auckland via Bali from 14th June 2018

Emirates Boeing 777-300

Emirates Boeing 777-300ER

Emirates officially announced that rumors which came early January that they are flying to Auckland via Bali from next 14th of June 2018. This will be an addition of two flights which are flying to New Zealand from Dubai. Emirates planning to operate this service via 777-300ER flight which does have 8 seats of First Class, 42 Seats in business class and 304 seats in the economy class plus 20 tonnes of cargo capacity.

"We are pleaseed to introduce additional capacity to serve the strong demand for travel to Bali, and to Auckland. We are confident that our year round service between Auckland and Bali will be well received by our customers, not only in New Zealand and Indonesia, but also from our global network particularly from markets like the UK, Europe and Middle East." - Sir Tim Clark, President Emirates

Bali is one of the famous and popular travel destination in Asia, and Emirates will attempt to be competitive with the regional airliner, Air Asia on this. As per Emirates stats there were more than 4.5 millions of foreigners who came to Bali in 2016 and there are 40,500 New Zealand citizens among that 4.5 million foreigners.

Source - Emirates