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Emirates aircraft taking off from London Heathrow Airport

Emirates began flying in 1985 with just two aircraft. The airline grew rapidly. At the Dubai air show in 2007 it placed orders for 143 aircraft. Four years later it gave Boeing its largest-ever order in terms of value.


Contact information

Telephone numbers

Reservation: 0344 800 2777* Customer service: 0344 800 2777* Special assistance: 0344 800 2777*

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Facilities at Heathrow

Which terminal?

This airline operates from Terminal 3

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Airline lounges are invitation-only – please check entry rules with your airline. The following information is provided as a service to passengers and may be subject to change.

Terminal 3

Emirates Lounge

Departures, after security

Lounge E, near Gate 7

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Flight information

Flight numbers begin with IATA code EK.

Alliance membership

This airline is not currently a member of the main airline alliances.

It may operate some routes under codeshare agreements (where partner airlines sell seats on the same aircraft, each using its own flight number). Your airline can advise whether this applies to any part of your journey.

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Destinations served from Heathrow

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