Flydubai operates flights from the United Arab Emirates to various destinations in the Middle-East, Asia, Africa and Europe. The carrier was founded in 2008 and its main hub is located at Dubai International Airport. Flydubai was initially established in 2008 and now flies to more than 90 destinations. Priding themselves on their excellent customer service and affordable travel, Flydubai has developed into a leading low-cost carrier in the Middle East.

*Information on this page is correct as of June 2018

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Why Fly with Flydubai

How to Check In

You can check in for Flydubai flights at the airport, online or, in Dubai, using Flydubai's Home Check-In service in partner with DUBZ. Online check in is available from 24 hours up to 90 minutes before scheduled departure, while you can check in at the airport either at a check in counter or at one of the self service kiosks in Dubai. Check-in counters are open from 3 hours up to 1 hour before flights leave. Both online check-in and the self service kiosk allows you to print your boarding pass and check in your bags. Flydubai have also introduced mobile boarding passes which are available at select airports. Alternatively, the staff at the check in counter will be happy to print a boarding pass off for you. If you have bags to check in, you must take them to the Flydubai counter ‘Bag Drop’. If you would prefer to travel baggage free, simply book Home Check-In anytime up to 6 hours before your flight and you will be met by a DUBZ driver at your preferred Dubai location to collect your baggage and hand you your boarding pass.

Baggage Allowance and Fees

All passengers are entitled to bring hand luggage on board not exceeding 7 kg and 55 x 38 x 20 cm in size. Business Class customers may take two items up to 14 kg on board. Checked baggage can be booked online for a fee for those flying in Economy, although some Economy fares include checked baggage free of charge. Up to three pieces are allowed that must not exceed either 20, 30 or 40 kg depending on your requirements and subject to availability. Business Class passengers have this free of charge. Those with excess baggage will be charged by the kilo - rates vary according to your destination.


Flydubai flights offer a standard Economy Class alongside a luxurious Business Class. You can either allow the airline to allocate your seat free of charge or you can select a preferred seat for a fee of between AED 5 and AED 100.

Booking Fees

Booking by credit or debit card incurs a basic administrative fee from Flybudai. Being a low cost airline, for those flying economy on flights less than 90 minutes, drinks and snacks are only available for purchase on board and are not complimentary. On flights with duration over 90 minutes food can be preordered when you book or up to 24 hours before your flight. Business passengers can pre-order meals for all flights. Wi-Fi is also available to purchase on some flights, pricing options for package options vary depending on route and flight duration.


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