DUBAI, UAE, 19 July 2021: Emirates resumed passenger services to Mauritius from 15 July, with two weekly flights as the island nation gradually reopens its borders to international tourists.
To serve market demand, the airline has also announced it will deploy its iconic Emirates A380 aircraft to Mauritius starting 1 August. Fully vaccinated travellers can enjoy a relaxing and safe getaway in a list of pre-approved COVID-19 safe resorts across the island.
flights to Mauritius will operate on Thursdays and Saturdays. Starting from 15
July, the route will be served to utilise a Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, and from
1 August, using the Emirates A380 aircraft. Emirates flight EK 701 will depart
Dubai 0235 and arrive in Mauritius at 9:10hrs local time. The return flight
will operate on Fridays and Sundays. Emirates flight EK 704 will depart
Mauritius at 2310 and arrive in Dubai at 0545, the following day.
flights to Mauritius can be booked on emirates.com,
via travel agents or Emirates Sales Office.
remains one the most popular holiday destinations, attracting travellers across
the Americas, Europe, and the Middle East. Emirates passengers can also enjoy
other Indian Ocean destinations, as the airline offers 28 weekly flights to
Maldives and seven weekly flights to Seychelles.
Travellers can also book with Emirates Holidays and enjoy tailor-made packages at world-class hotels and resorts across the island. For more information, click here.
From 15 July to 30 September 2021, Mauritius will open its borders to vaccinated passengers and Mauritian nationals. Fully vaccinated travellers can enjoy a “hotel holiday” and choose from an extensive list of approved hotels across the island. From 1 October, Mauritius will start to welcome fully vaccinated travellers who can explore the island freely with no restrictions. For more details on entry requirements to Mauritius, customers can check the travel requirements page on