Emirates, Uber partner to give passengers free rides, discounts

The offer lasts until 31 August 2019

Image courtesy: Emirates Airline
Image courtesy: Emirates Airline

Emirates Airlines and Uber have entered into a partnership to offer travellers in the UAE, free, discounted airport transfers.

In an online statement, officials from the airline said: “Guests who fly the Emirates Economy Class Flex Plus and Economy Class Flex customers can receive free or discounted airport rides to and from DXB.”

The offer lasts until  31August 2019, the statement revealed. 

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According to the airline, customers who book their travel in Economy Flex Plus can receive two free rides to and from DXB from anywhere in Dubai up to the value of AED120 per trip. Meanwhile, customers booked in Economy Flex will get 50% off two rides, to and from DXB to anywhere in Dubai up to the value of AED60 per trip.

Speaking about the partnership, Khalid Bel Jaflah, Emirates’ divisional vice president commercial operations UAE and Oman said: “We are very pleased to strengthen our partnership with Uber and extend this popular offer to customers in our home market of Dubai. We remain committed to providing a fantastic customer experience for our customers in the UAE so they can enjoy a seamless journey on the ground and in the air.”

This promotion offer is currently available for Emirates passengers visiting Dubai from more than 50 global destinations within North America, South America, Europe, Middle East, Australasia and Far East.

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