Antskip From Australia, joined Jan 2006, 948 posts, RR: 6
Reply 2, posted (8 years 10 months 3 weeks 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 7517 times:
If you want to fly non-stop SYD-DXB, I think EK are the only ones. Great airline (I'm travelling MEL-DXB non-stop next week with EK). If you want something different, you could instead go to EY direct to AUH, then car/bus to Dubai.
OK, if you're not too worried about doing it as a one stop, then there are many options, with overall flight times comparable to EK's one stop services via BKK...
9:10p SYD 1 5:45a+1 DXB 1 EK 413 Non-stop 345 14:35
6:45p SYD 1 5:35a+1 DXB 1 EK 419 1-Stop 77W 16:50
8:05a SYD 1 6:35p DXB 1 SQ 220/SQ 494 Via SIN 744/773 16:30
3:40p SYD 1 2:55a+1 DXB 1 SQ 222/SQ 490 Via SIN 744/773 17:15
10:00a SYD 1 9:35p DXB 1 TG 994/TG 517 Via BKK 777/333 17:35
2:20p SYD 1 3:00a+1 DXB 1 MH 122/MH 156 Via KUL 744/332 18:40
7:35a SYD 1 8:45p DXB 1 CX 110/CX 731 Via HKG 333/330
if you have a preference for daylight flights, SQ, CX and TG offer good options, and fares would be pretty competitive.
Zeke From Hong Kong, joined Dec 2006, 10740 posts, RR: 76
Reply 5, posted (8 years 10 months 3 weeks 1 day 7 hours ago) and read 7350 times:
No surprise you put SQ/Star alliance at the top of your list and dropped a CX flight or two off the list
Quoting 6thfreedom (Reply 4): 8:05a SYD 1 6:35p DXB 1 SQ 220/SQ 494 Via SIN 744/773 16:30
Only available tues, thurs, sat, other days of the week its a 23/24 hr trip with SQ220/376 (23:15) or 220/490 (24:50)
Quoting 6thfreedom (Reply 4): 3:40p SYD 1 2:55a+1 DXB 1 SQ 222/SQ 490 Via SIN 744/773 17:15
Only available tues, thurs, sat, sun, other days of the week its a 32:55 hr trip with SQ220/494
Quoting 6thfreedom (Reply 4): 10:00a SYD 1 9:35p DXB 1 TG 994/TG 517 Via BKK 777/333 17:35
Only operates thurs & sun, they also have other flights via BNE and MAA
CX has two flights a day via HKG (CX110/731 & CX100/745), some days 3 flights (the addition of CX138 connecting to 751 or 745), also have the option of connecting off VS201 or QF187 at HKG or QF1 connecting to CX751 at BKK.
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