In line with new baggage rules at Dubai International (DXB), if you’re travelling with checked baggage please ensure that it is appropriately packed with at least one flat surface. Please click here for further information about the dimensions and weight of checked baggage.
Due to the temporary closure of Zhulyany International Airport (IEV) from 14 May to 24 May, all flydubai flights to and from Kiev will depart from and arrive at Boryspil International Airport (KBP). Passengers who have purchased tickets for travel to or from Kiev during this period are being contacted. We apologise for any inconvenience caused to our passengers’ travel schedules as a result.
Please note that there has been a change to visa requirements for passengers entering Tajikistan.
If you do not hold a passport from one of the countries listed in the table below you will need to apply for a visa before arriving in Tajikistan.
Certain passport holders, including UAE, GCC, EU, Indian and Pakistani nationals, can apply for an e-visa online before they travel. To apply for an e-visa and for a list of passport holders entitled to an e-visa, please click here.
If the visa changes have affected your travel plans, please call the flydubai Customer Centre on (+971) 600 54 44 45 where you can rebook to the same destination on the next available flydubai flight free of charge until 31 March 2017.
Please note that we expect Colombo Bandaranaike International Airport to be busier than usual due to partial closure of the airport runway between 6 January 2017 and 6 April 2017. Please make sure you arrive at the airport at least 4 hours before your flight and note that check-in closes 60 minutes before departure. Kindly be at the correct boarding gate no later than 40 minutes before departure.
Please note that from 20 September 2016 all flydubai flights to and from Ashgabat will operate from Terminal 1 at Ashgabat International Airport instead of Terminal 2.
Read the important new visa rules applicable to GCC residents flying to the United Arab Emirates.
Please note that, for safety reasons, we cannot allow you to take items powered by lithium battery such as hoverboards, mini segways, balance wheels and solowheels on board any of our flights. This applies to hand baggage and checked baggage. If you’re carrying one of these items with or without batteries in your hand baggage or checked baggage, you’ll not be allowed to take it with you on your flight. For more information about restrictions on the carriage of lithium batteries and other dangerous goods, please read our baggage policy.
Please check the information below if you are flying to or from Jeddah or Taif.
You can travel on our extra flights (FZ 7000 to 7999) to Jeddah if:
These flights arrive into and depart from the Hajj Terminal. Non-GCC nationals travelling on Umrah Visa need to report to the Hajj Terminal in Jeddah for check-in. However, GCC nationals can arrive into and depart from the North Terminal.
Please note that the flydubai bus service between Dubai International Airport and Abu Dhabi and Al Ain has been cancelled for operational reasons.
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