Suspension or cancellation of Flights in Dubai, UAE due to CoronaVirus (nCoVid 19)
Due to CoronaVirus (nCoVid 19), some of the flights to / from the following countries have been temporarily suspended or cancelled until further notice.
• Iraq (effective as of March 17)
• Islamic Republic of Iran
• Italy, except for Rome
• Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
• Lebanon (effective as of March 17)
• People’s Republic of China, except for Beijing
• Syria (effective as of March 17)
• Turkey (effective as of March 17)
For more details, please visit https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019
CoronaVirus (nCoVid 19) travel advisories or procedures for the passengers arriving to the United Arab Emirates (UAE)
If you feel any symptoms of the respiratory infection or you have been or traveled from any country who has a widespread outbreak of COVID-19, please
- visit the nearby health center or hospital, inform the doctor about your recent travel history and your symptoms.
- follow the doctor’s advice, and if you were advised to self-isolate, please avoid any direct contact with people.
For any assistance regarding medical support or inquiry, please call
“Estijaba” service at the operation center – Department of Health at 8001717
Ministry of Health & Prevention at 80011111
Dubai Health Authority (DHA) at 800342
Screening at Dubai International Airport (DXB) due to CoronaVirus (nCoVid 19) for the passengers on arrival or departure
Screening on Arrival
All the passengers who arrives to Dubai airport (DXB) will go through a non-intrusive thermal scanning process as they pass through customs.
Passengers who is arriving from Italy – Rome, Lebanon (until March 16), People’s Republic of China – Beijing, Syria (until March 16), Thailand will go through a thermal scanning process and nasal swab.
Screening on Departure
All passengers departing on passenger flights bound for destinations in the United States will also undergo thermal screening.
For more details, visit https://www.dubaiairports.ae/alert/latest-covid-19-update-15-3
Turkish Airlines Suspended flights from UAE due to CoronaVirus COVID 19
Turkish flights have been suspended until April 17, 2020.