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Wi Fi charge on emirates !!

jersey channel...
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Wi Fi charge on emirates !!

Hi all,

Can anybody tell me do I have to pay for Wi Fi on emirates buisness class !! Can I email from my I pad or not ???

Thanks

Ps I'm booked on the 380 !

29 replies to this topic
Liverpool, UK
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1. Re: Wi Fi charge on emirates !!

emirates.com/uk/…staying_connected.aspx

Northumberland...
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2. Re: Wi Fi charge on emirates !!

That doesn't say if there is a charge or not though!

From memory I think you do have to pay.

Llandudno North...
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3. Re: Wi Fi charge on emirates !!

I went on the A380 to Australia and WiFi cost me about $20 on the Dubai - Sydney leg..

:-)

Leeds, United...
Destination Expert
for Leeds, Bradford
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4. Re: Wi Fi charge on emirates !!

I believe they charge different tarrif's depending on the device used.

I found a news item here from a year ago which details the prices. Not sure if these prices are still current but should give you an idea.

emirates247.com/business/wi-fi-internet-on-e…

Leeds, United...
Destination Expert
for Leeds, Bradford
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5. Re: Wi Fi charge on emirates !!

**Too late to edit above post**

Found another story which also says charges are dependant on data used.

businesstraveller.com/middle-east/news/emira…

Slough, England...
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6. Re: Wi Fi charge on emirates !!

Wifi on Tablets does not need to be payed for.

Syracuse, New York
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for Seven Mile Beach, West Bay, Syracuse
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7. Re: Wi Fi charge on emirates !!

I have yet to see any free WiFi on any of the flights I have taken - and by that I mean anything beyond accessing the captive apps that the airline provide. I'd be curious to see reference as to which airlines provide any sort of free WiFi in any class.

Brisbane, Australia
posts: 1
8. Re: Wi Fi charge on emirates !!

Do you have to pay to access wifi on an ipad on long haul flights if you are in business class ?

I will be travelling on a Boeing 777-300ER from Brisbane to Dubai and an Airbus industrie 380-800 from Dubai to Heathrow.

Maidstone, UK
posts: 13
reviews: 8
9. Re: Wi Fi charge on emirates !!

Yes it does,I had to pay.

New York City, New...
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10. Re: Wi Fi charge on emirates !!

They charge basically around 50 CENTS Per MEGABYTE!!! OMG! So, if you use 2 gigabytes on a long-haul 12 hour trip (which you could easily do), it would cost $1,000!!!

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