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Emirates to increase flight connections between Glasgow Airport and Brisbane
26 July 2017
Scottish travellers have received a further boost as Emirates reveal plans to increase flight connections between Glasgow Airport and Brisbane, Australia.
From 01 December 017 the airline will add a new third daily flight between its Dubai hub and Brisbane, offering Scottish travellers more convenience and improved connectivity.
Emirates flight EK26 departs Glasgow Airport daily at 20:50, arriving into Dubai at 08:05 the following morning, with the onward flight departing Dubai at 10:25, arriving into Brisbane at 06:40 the following morning.
Passengers returning from Brisbane have the choice of two daily flights to Glasgow.
The first departs Brisbane at 20:45, arriving into Dubai at 05:20 the following morning, with the onward flight departing Dubai at 07:20, arriving into Glasgow at 11:30.
The second daily service departs Brisbane at 22:25, arriving into Dubai at 07:00 the following morning, with the onward flight departing Dubai at 14:50, arriving into Glasgow at 19:00.
With a total journey time of just 23 hours and 50 minutes, Emirates offer Scotland's shortest journey to Brisbane.
Passengers connecting in Dubai with Emirates benefit from checking-in at Glasgow Airport with their bags being checked through to their final destination and when checking-in at Glasgow, passengers will receive boarding passes for their flight to Dubai and those for the onward connecting flight to Brisbane, giving passengers a seamless and hassle-free connection.
Brisbane is a lively, cosmopolitan city with excellent restaurants, beautiful riverside parks, a busy cultural calendar and a great nightlife. Its fantastic weather year-round has allowed outdoor activities to thrive and develop a vibrant café culture. The city is surrounded by some of the state’s major tourist attractions, and there is an abundant choice of daytrips whether it be to the coast for the golden beaches, or inland for some of Queensland’s serene bushland, there is something for everybody.
Already Scotland's gateway to the world and the nation's fastest growing airport, Glasgow Airport has enjoyed huge success in recent times establishing itself as one of Europe's fastest growing airports with new flights taking-off to over 20 exciting destinations including Brussels, Cape Verde, Dubrovnik, Jamaica, Krakow, Lisbon, Madrid, New York JFK and Valencia - offering passengers over 1 million additional seats.
Emirates flights from Glasgow to Brisbane can be booked now through Air Glasgow ensuring you get the cheapest flights every time you book.