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05 April 2016

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Emirates And Malaysia Airlines Announce Codeshare Enhancements

Emirates and Malaysia Airlines today unveiled new routes and frequent flyer benefits for their codeshare agreement which will see the addition of 15 cities within Malaysia and enhanced rewards for loyal customers. 

The routes comprise of key points of interest in Malaysia: Langkawi, Penang, Alor Setar, Kota Bharu, Kuantan, Kuala Terengganu, Johor Bahru, Kuching, Miri, Bintulu, Sibu, Kota Kinabalu, Sandakan, Tawau, and Labuan.

“The codeshare with Malaysia Airlines will provide more seamless travel options for our passengers to visit 15 cities in Malaysia and elsewhere in the region with a convenient connection in Kuala Lumpur. Reciprocally, travellers from the region will also benefit from an expanded network including 90 destinations spanning Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Americas. At the same time, they will be able to earn and redeem miles when flying on any Emirates and Malaysia Airlines-operated flights,” said Thierry Antinori, Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, Emirates.

Announce Codeshare Enhancements

Apart from enjoying the convenience of a single combined ticket for Emirates and Malaysia Airlines-operated flights, passengers will also enjoy seamless travel options, and will be able to receive their tickets – as well as check in their baggage – at point of origin, to their final destination.

Emirates Skywards members and Malaysia Airlines’ Enrich members, members of the airlines’ frequent flyer programmes, will be able to accrue and redeem miles on all international and domestic flights operated by both airlines.

On all routes covered in the codeshare, passengers will also enjoy generous baggage allowance in all cabins – 30kg for Economy Class, 40kg for Business Class and 50kg for First Class.

To mark this occasion, Emirates is delighted to offer special fares for travellers in Malaysia from now until 8 April for travel until 31 December. From Penang, passengers can enjoy Economy Class fares starting from RM2,839 to Paris, RM2,989 to London, and RM3,499 to Dubai whilst from Miri, Kuching or Sibu, Economy Class fares start from RM3,239 to Paris, RM3,389 to London and RM3,899 to Dubai.*

To make bookings and for more information, passengers can visit the Emirates website or their local travel agent.

*Terms and conditions apply