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Tips from flydubai for the busy Eid Al Fitr travel period

Tips from flydubai for the busy Eid Al Fitr travel period

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 05 April 2024: flydubai, the Dubai-based carrier, is expecting the airport to be busier than usual over the Eid holiday period. Passengers travelling from Dubai International (DXB) over the coming days can benefit from these travel tips:

  • Make sure their contact details are up to date. Passengers can do this in the Manage Booking section of
  • Check in online between 48 hours and 75 minutes before the departure time of their flight from Dubai.
  • Remember to check their booking for their baggage allowances. Passengers will find more information on baggage here:
  • Passengers should aim to arrive at the airport at least 4 hours before their flight departs. Please note that check-in closes 60 minutes before the departure time of their flight.
  • Passengers can also save time at the airport by using one of our new self-service kiosks in Terminal 2, where they can print their baggage tag and complete check-in (if they have not completed online check-in already) then go directly to the dedicated bag drop desk.
  • We encourage passengers to regularly check the flight information screens for their departure gate and ensure that they are at the gate in plenty of time to board their flight.

For last-minute Eid packages, please visit:

Holidays by flydubai provides a one-stop-shop where customers can choose from a variety of specially curated holiday packages, including flights and hotels with the option to add on excursions, car rentals and much more.




About flydubai

From its home in Dubai, flydubai has created a network of more than 125 destinations served by a fleet of 86 aircraft. Since commencing operations in June 2009, flydubai has been committed to removing barriers to travel, creating free flows of trade and tourism and enhancing connectivity between different cultures across its ever-expanding network.

flydubai has marked its journey with a number of milestones:

An expanding network: Created a network of more than 125 destinations in 58 countries across Africa, Central Asia, the Caucasus, Central and South-East Europe, the GCC and the Middle East, the Indian Subcontinent, and South-East Asia.

Serving underserved markets: Opened more than 90 new routes that did not previously have direct air links to Dubai or were not served by a UAE national carrier from Dubai.

An efficient single fleet-type: Operates a single fleet-type of 86 Boeing 737 aircraft and includes: 29 Next-Generation Boeing 737-800, 54 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and 03 Boeing 737 MAX 9 aircraft.

Enhancing connectivity: Carried more than 100 million passengers since it began operations in 2009.


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