Swiss is currently offering business class flights from Luxembourg to Dubai starting at €1,022. There’s availability at this price until April 2022, with the long-haul flights being operated using an Airbus A330 with lie-flat seats.
For a couple of Euros more, you could also fly with Lufthansa via Frankfurt. Interestingly, however, these flights can’t be booked directly at lufthansa.com but only on the SWISS website. Simply use this extended booking form and select Lufthansa Group instead of Swiss.
Foreigners looking to enter the UAE (e.g. tourists or businessmen) can enter the country, as long as they comply with the general entry rules. You need to show a negative test, as well as an international medical insurance. Make sure to check your own country’s rules as well for people returning from the UAE.
Lufthansa and Swiss allow you to rebook all tickets without paying a fee. You can not only change the dates but the route as well. However, you’ll always have to pay the fare difference between the original and the new flight price.
Using our form, you can select your preferred dates and then be redirected to Swiss’ booking site. There’ high availability until March 2022 (except in October):
If you decide to fly with Swiss, you’ll fly to Zurich, usually on an Embraer 190 operated by Helvetic. The long-haul flight is then operated by Swiss with an Airbus A330. The business class has an alternating 1-2-1 and 2-2-1 alignment.
Alternatively, you can also fly with Lufthansa via Frankfurt for roughly €25 more. The flight to Frankfurt is operated by Lufthansa Cityline before the long-haul flight is operated with a Boeing 747-400.
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According to the fare rules, this deal will remain available until July 4, 2021 for flights before April 30, 2022. The inbound flight can also take place at a later point in time. The minimum stay requirement is of 6 days (or a Sunday), the maximum being set at 3 months.
The tickets are issued in booking class P. Flying with Swiss via Zurich, you’d get:
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Don’t forget, that you’ll get double tier miles at Miles&More for flights in 2021.
Hotels in Dubai
Luxury hotels in Dubai usually offer relatively affordable rates. 5-star hotels can be found starting at roughly €100 for a double room. You can, however, also pay €500 per night for e.g. the Waldorf Astoria or the W Dubai – The Palm. Whatever you do, don’t forget to use one of these coupons to save some money:
Information & Tips for Dubai
Thanks to oil billions, Dubai has created a world of splendour and glitter that is second to none. Whether it’s an artificial island or skiing in the desert, everything is possible there. Thanks to Emirates, there are non-stop flights to many destinations worldwide, from Europe you can reach Dubai within 5-6 hours even with cheap flights.
The Best Time to Visit
Dubai reaches temperatures of up to 45° in summer, and even in winter, the weather is hot. The best time to travel is from November to March when temperatures are comparatively low.
From the airport to the city
A taxi from the airport to Jumeirah Beach (where many hotels are located) costs around €13 – €17. By metro, the journey to Burj Khalifa takes about 20 minutes and costs only €1.
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