Emirates offers special rates to US destinations from Cairo

July 1, 2014 3:09 pm

Emirates, a global connector of people and places, is offering Egyptian travellers the opportunity to travel to any of its eight destinations in the United States with special fares during this summer. In addition, travellers can also book tickets for Emirates latest US destination, Chicago, which launches on the 5th of August.

Chicago will become Emirates 9th US destination and the second addition to the airline’s US route network in 2014, following the launch of a daily service to Boston in March.

The special fares are applicable to New York, Houston, Washington DC, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston, Dallas and Seattle. The offer is available for booking up to 10 July for travel from September 10 until November 30, 2014. Fares start from EGP 6,134 to Houston and New York. Passengers can also book flights to Emirates’ new destination, Chicago, at reduced fares from EGP 5,944 for travel between August 5 and November 30, 2014.

“With the summer travel peak just around the corner we wanted to be able to offer our passengers an opportunity to travel for business or leisure to our US points at a fares that offer real value for money,” said Haitham Al Battawy, Country Manager for Egypt and Libya.

“Emirates offers the unique A380 experience to passengers on the New York and Los Angeles routes with the exceptional and innovative on-board features including the industry first Shower Spas, the First and Business Class On-Board lounge and an award-winning inflight system offering 1800 channels of on-demand entertainment. Combine this with our gourmet cuisine as well as a network spanning six continents, and you have a product which has become extremely popular with our global travellers.” added Haitham.

For passengers starting or ending their journey in the US outside of the eight direct destinations, Emirates’ agreement with JetBlue provides convenient connections to and from 39 destinations across the US. Passengers on both Emirates and JetBlue can also earn reciprocal miles and redeem reward flights on both airlines.

Travelling to Chicago means visiting a quintessentially American city with an awe-inspiring cityscape and skyline. Each year around 46 million visitors to Chicago are offered an array of music, sporting and cultural events and can tour the downtown district, which boasts world class shopping and dining. Travellers to Chicago can also explore the city’s network of parks, the miles of bike trails or attend exciting professional sporting events.

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