Emirates enhances Nigeria service


Emirates has announced that it will reinstate its second daily service to Lagos and resume operations to Nigeria’s capital city, Abuja, with four weekly flights from 15 December.

Similar to the current daily service between Dubai and Lagos, the added frequencies to Lagos will be operated with Emirates’ Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, offering eight private suites in first class, 42 lie-flat seats in business class and 310 seats in economy class.

The reinstated service to Abuja will be served by a 360-seat Boeing 777-300 in a three-class configuration.

The added Lagos flight EK781 will depart Dubai every day at 03h55s and arrive in Lagos at 09h05.

The return flight EK782 will depart Lagos at 12h40 and arrive in Dubai at 22h55.

The Abuja flight EK785 will depart Dubai every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday at 10h35 and arrive in Abuja at 15h35.

The return flight EK786 will depart Abuja at 18h55 and arrive in Dubai at 04h35 the next day.