Take off to exotic locales across the globe with Emirates Memorial Day Sale valid for travel starting in September through March. Departures to the airline's base in Dubai (DXB) are available starting at just $800 roundtrip, and it's Fifth Freedom routes to Europe can be purchased for $470+.

If you're looking to tick off that bucket list trip to Africa for a safari, fares to South Africa and Kenya are on sale starting at $779 roundtrip and flights to Bangkok and Singapore for $899+.

Travel Availability

Sale fares are available for travel starting in early September through November, then again from mid-January through the end of February, returns available into March 2020. Depart from the USA on Sunday through Wednesdays, return Monday through Thursdays.

For flights to Dubai (DXB), departures are available through November 20 with returns into December. Travel in 2020 not available at the listed sale prices.

Sale Period

Tickets at these sale rates must be purchased by Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at 23:59 PST.

Sample Fares:

New York-JFK to Milan $470 roundtrip, nonstop

Newark to Athens $599 roundtrip, nonstop

Washington DC-IAD to Johannesburg $779 roundtrip

Boston to Johannesburg $779 roundtrip

Chicago-ORD to Nairobi $789 roundtrip

Washington DC-IAD to Nairobi $799 roundtrip

Newark to Nairobi $799 roundtrip

New York-JFK to Dubai $800 roundtrip, nonstop

Orlando to Dubai $800 roundtrip, nonstop

Dallas-DFW to Dubai $800 roundtrip, nonstop

Ft. Lauderdale to Dubai $800 roundtrip, nonstop

Houston-IAH to Nairobi $849 roundtrip

Dallas-DFW to Nairobi $899 roundtrip

Los Angeles to Dubai $900 roundtrip, nonstop

San Francisco to Dubai $900 roundtrip, nonstop

Seattle to Dubai $900 roundtrip, nonstop

Chicago-ORD to Bangkok $930 roundtrip

Newark to Singapore $950 roundtrip

Los Angeles to Nairobi $972 roundtrip

San Francisco to Male $1019 roundtrip


Fares include carry-on baggage up to 15lbs/7kg and one piece of checked luggage up to 50lbs/23kg.

Seat Assignments

Seat assignments are not included in Saver tickets, seat selection will become available during check-in or randomly assigned to you.

Related: What Are Fifth Freedom Flights?

Example Booking

Searching the Emirates site, I found a flight departing New York JFK on Wednesday, February 19, with a return leg from Milan MXP on Wednesday, February 26, 2019, for $470 roundtrip.

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