VFS Global named official ticket reseller for Expo 2020 Dubai

The visa application centre will offer Expo 2020 tickets in the GCC, India, China, Russia, UK and Germany

Sanjive Khosla, chief commercial officer – Commercial, EXPO 2020 (left) and Zubin Karkaria, CEO, VFS Global Group (right) signing the contract in Dubai, UAE
Sanjive Khosla, chief commercial officer – Commercial, EXPO 2020 (left) and Zubin Karkaria, CEO, VFS Global Group (right) signing the contract in Dubai, UAE

VFS Global has been named an official ticket reseller for Expo 2020 Dubai, the World’s Greatest Show, to be held in the UAE between 20 October 2020 and 10 April 2021. Customers travelling to the UAE during Expo 2020 can visit their nearest VFS Global Visa Application Centre in the GCC, India, China, Russia, UK and Germany to plan their trip, leverage VFS Global’s services and reserve their Expo 2020 tickets.

Business travellers can start booking their tickets from now, from destination management companies, travel agents and educational institutions, while leisure travellers will be able to do so early next year on vfsglobal.com.

Mr. Sanjive Khosla, Chief Commercial Officer, Expo 2020 Dubai, and Mr. Zubin Karkaria, CEO, VFS Global Group, signed the contract in Dubai.

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VFS Global will offer a range of packages with suggested itineraries that include single- and three-day passes to visit Expo 2020 Dubai. Customers who opt to submit their visa application through the Premium Lounge, or hold a VFS Global Privilege Program membership, can also enjoy discounts on the packages they purchase.

VFS Global Group CEO Zubin Karkaria said: “We have enjoyed a long-standing relationship with the UAE, one that has grown from strength to strength over the years. We have been offering visa and citizen services for the UAE government in several countries across the globe, and are pleased to use our extensive operational network to provide yet another service for them in various regions worldwide. We are proud to be an official ticket reseller for Expo 2020 Dubai and look forward to extending our new, special range of packages to customers.”

Expo 2020 Dubai chief commercial officer Sanjive Khosla said: “Having VFS Global on board puts us in a great position to meet our ambitious targets and draw 25 million visits through the gates of the World’s Greatest Show. Expo 2020 will be a never-before-seen extravaganza with something to excite, entertain and inspire everyone. It’s going to be the greatest celebration of human brilliance and achievement, and VFS Global will help make sure everyone in the world has the opportunity to experience it.”

Customers can also visit the VFS Global Dubai Travel Shop available in select Visa Application Centres to reserve their tickets and passes.

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