As They Fly

Business Class guests will be taken to and from the airport by our Etihad Chauffeur, anywhere in the UAE. Paid transfer services are available in the rest of the world. Guests have a private check-in area and can enjoy one of our Premium Lounges before departing from Abu Dhabi, and our Arrivals Lounge when arriving into Abu Dhabi.  On board, guests can choose to eat whenever they like, and enjoy fully-flat beds on all long-haul flights.

 

Cabin details:

  • The Business Studio (A380 and 787 Dreamliner) has direct aisle access, a seat that reclines into a fully-flat bed and lots of storage space. Guests who are travelling on the A380 can also use The Lobby.
  • The Business Flatbed (wide-body aircraft) is a seat that reclines into a fully-flat bed.
  • The Business Seat (narrow-body aircraft) offers a generous recline and ample legroom, with an adjustable headrest, footrest and lumbar support.

 

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Etihad Economy offers choice, value and an experience that is designed exclusively around our guests.

 

With a choice of seats, guests can pick their favourite spot on board before they fly. Stretch out with extra legroom in Economy Space or keep an entire row free with Economy Neighbour Free. Get cosy with full-sized blankets and pillows, reclining seats and even more personal space.

 

We’ve improved the quantity and quality of our main meals, with protein-rich dishes inspired by the destinations we fly to. Guests can choose from three main meals, including one vegetarian option, or request a special meal. If they’re still hungry, they can also purchase premium treats, hot dishes, drinks and snacks from our Sweet or Salty menu.

 

E-BOX offers hundreds of hours of on-demand entertainment with films, boxsets and live TV on selected aircraft. Theirs also music, news, magazines and a moving flight map.

 

Our Economy cabins are now even more sustainable. We’ve removed 27 million plastic lids and introduced new cutlery which is 85 percent lighter, reducing fuel burn and CO2 emissions by 1,200 tonnes.

 

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Our Flying Nanny is here to help keep your little ones entertained on long-haul flights. With goody bags of games, arts and crafts and activities, she can help make the flight more fun.

 

Important to note:

  • Our Flying Nanny cannot carry children, take them to the bathroom or dedicate her full attention to one family
  • Children’s meals must be pre-booked at least 24 hours before the flight here

First Class guests will be taken to and from the airport by our Etihad Chauffeur, anywhere in the UAE. Guests have a private check-in area and can enjoy our First Class Lounge & Spa before departing from Abu Dhabi, and a paid airport transfer service and access to our Premium Lounges elsewhere in the world. Upon arrival into Abu Dhabi, guests are welcome to use our Arrivals Lounge before they leave the airport.

 

On board, guests can enjoy à la carte dining, complimentary loungewear and fully-flat beds. For guests who are travelling with companions on the A380, The Lobby is a meeting place for up to six guests to have drinks and snacks, or work together.

 

Cabin details:

  • The First Apartment (A380 only) has a wardrobe, shower, vanity unit, wide leather armchair and separate bed.
  • The First Suite has a wardrobe, chilled refreshments cabinet and a leather seat which reclines into a fully-flat bed.

 

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E-BOX offers hundreds of hours of on-demand entertainment with films, boxsets and live TV on selected aircraft. There's also music, news, magazines and a moving flight map.

 

Guests flying on one of our A320 or A321 aircraft? Make sure they download our free E-BOX Stream app to stream entertainment straight to their phone, tablet or laptop.  Find out more

 

On long-haul flights, guests can stay connected with onboard Wi-Fi. On shorter flights, Aeromobile lets them use their device exactly as they would on the ground to stream, surf or share.

 

All guests can buy Wi-Fi access to use during their flight. Plans start from USD 4.95. Guests flying in First receive 90MB of complimentary Wi-Fi access.

Etihad has a young fleet of Boeing and Airbus aircraft with the latest inflight entertainment systems, great food and a warm welcome on board.

 

The Residence is the world’s only three-room suite in the sky and the ultimate in comfort and privacy. Designed for up to two guests travelling together, The Residence features an ensuite shower room, private bedroom and separate living area. Guests can fly in The Residence to or from Abu Dhabi, London, New York, Sydney, Paris and Seoul.

 

Take a look around the only three-room apartment in the sky with a 360o virtual tour of The Residence.

 

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VIP Travel Concierge

 

Before their trip, our VIP Travel Concierge will be in touch to take care of all arrangements for your guest, including luxury airport transfers, exclusive access to The Residence Lounge and personalised menu on board. It’s important that we have all of this information ahead of time so that we can deliver the best possible experience for your guests. You can reach our VIP Travel Concierge by emailing viptravelconcierge@etihad.ae  or calling +971 2 5990380. If you’d prefer us to get in touch directly with the guest, please just let us know. 

 

Dedicated onboard team

 

In the air, the dedicated Etihad Butler will attend to your guest’s every need. Whilst your guests choose a drink from their personal chilled refreshments cabinet, the Inflight Chef will prepare a perfect meal exactly to their liking.

 

The Residence Lounge

 

Guests flying in The Residence will have the chance to unwind and relax in their own exclusive lounge within the First Lounge & Spa at Abu Dhabi airport.