February 2009
Chicago, non-stop, from
September 2
Athens, non-stop, from June 2
Istanbul, from June 1
Melbourne, from March 29
Celebrate Inspired Service with our premium specials
Book online, earn 2500 miles
Three new codeshare partners
Flying from Abu Dhabi? Check your terminal
Tune into the F1™ Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
World Deals from Etihad Holidays
Chicago, non-stop, from September 2
Starting September 2, 2009, Etihad Airways will fly non-stop from Abu Dhabi to Chicago, offering excellent connections via Abu Dhabi to and from destinations in the Indian Subcontinent, the Gulf, Middle East, Africa and Australia. The service will initially operate three times a week and will go up to daily in October 2009.
Flight No Origin Destination Departure Arrival Days
EY 151 Abu Dhabi Chicago 10:20 16:40 Wed, Fri, Sun
EY 150 Chicago Abu Dhabi 20:30 19:55 (+1) Wed, Fri, Sun
Local times
 
Athens, non-stop, from June 2
Starting June 2, 2009, Etihad Airways will fly non-stop from Abu Dhabi to Athens — the first and only direct service between the UAE capital and the capital of Greece. The service will initially operate three times a week and will go up to 5 times a week in October 2009 and daily from the beginning of 2010. More... 
Flight No Origin Destination Departure Arrival Days
EY 91 Abu Dhabi Athens 09:15 13:05 Tue, Fri, Sun
EY 90 Athens Abu Dhabi 14:30 20:00 Tue, Fri, Sun
Local times
 
Istanbul, from June 1
This June, we will boost our flying programme to Europe with the launch of flights to Istanbul in Turkey. Starting June 1, we will offer four flights a week between Abu Dhabi and Istanbul, before increasing the frequency to five flights a week from October. More... 
Flight No Origin Destination Departure Arrival Days
EY 97 Abu Dhabi Istanbul 09:15 12:50 Mon, Wed, Thu, Sun
EY 96 Istanbul Abu Dhabi 14:00 19:20 Mon, Wed, Thu, Sun
Local times
 
Melbourne, from March 29
Etihad will operate daily flights between Abu Dhabi and Melbourne from March 29, 2009. Melbourne is our third destination in Australia and complements our existing 11-flights-a-week service to Sydney and three-flights-a-week service to Brisbane.
Flight No Origin Destination Departure Arrival Days
EY 460 Abu Dhabi Melbourne 22:35 18:15 + 1 Daily
EY 461 Melbourne Abu Dhabi 22:00 06:35 + 1 Daily
Local times
 
Celebrate Inspired Service with our premium specials
Inspired Service in Diamond First and Pearl Business Class is now available across our global network. And to celebrate this important milestone, we have a very special offer for Guests at various destinations across our network: For the price of a Coral Economy ticket, you can fly in our Pearl Business Class, and for the price of a Pearl Business Class ticket, you can fly higher in our Diamond First Class. For more details, visit etihadairways.com now and check the offers specific to your location.
 
Book online, earn 2500 miles
etihadairways.com continues to be the smartest way to book your flights. We now bring you another exciting reason to book on our website: A bonus of 2500 Etihad Guest Miles on all online bookings. click here
 
Three new codeshare partners
Etihad has entered into codeshare agreements with three more airlines: Kuwait Airways, Bangkok Airways and Aer Arann. The pact with Kuwait Airways allows us to offer Guests as many as 21 weekly flights between Abu Dhabi and Kuwait. With the Bangkok Airways codeshare, we now extend our reach beyond Bangkok to the popular islands of Phuket and Koh Samui. And the partnership with Aer Arann opens up a greater choice of destinations via Dublin, including Cork, Galway and the Isle of Man.
 
Flying from Abu Dhabi? Check your terminal
Etihad now operates flights from three terminals at Abu Dhabi International Airport: 1, 1A and 3, all located close to each other. To check which terminal your flight departs from, please click here
 
Tune into the F1™ Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
Etihad will sponsor the first-ever Formula 1™ Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix later this year. Tickets to the last race of the season will go on sale soon. For information, register now at www.yasmarinacircuit.com
 
World Deals from Etihad Holidays
Etihad Holidays is offering fantastic World Deals from the UAE to destinations across four continents this month. On sale until February 28, 2009 for travel until May 31, 2009, the offers include Malaysia from AED 3205, Thailand from AED 2665, London from AED 3065, New York from AED 5995 and Melbourne from just AED 4905.* World Deals are also available to Brisbane, Sydney, Gold Coast, Munich, Beirut and Muscat. To book, visit Etihad Holidays at Al Wahda Mall, Khalidiya Mall, Abu Dhabi Marina Mall, Dubai Marina Mall, Madinat Zayed, or Al Ain, or call 8002324 (in the UAE)

*Conditions apply. Prices mentioned are per person. Packages include return Coral Economy flights and 3 nights accommodation, except Melbourne, which is a 5-night package (Melbourne holidays valid for travel from April 1 to June 30, 2009).