The flight from Auckland to Dubai will take 17 hours and 15 minutes.
You can already buy tickets for the March 1st, when the airliner Boeing 777-200LR will go to the first non-stop flight from Dubai to New Zealand. The flight lasts nearly 16 hours: the plane will start at 10:05 am and arrives in Auckland the next day at 11 am. The way back is a little longer, it takes 17 hours and 15 minutes: passengers depart from New Zealand at 21:30 and arrive in Dubai at 5:45 am.
Non-stop flight will be held on Boeing 777-200LR. They provides 8 First Class suites, 42 business-class seats (comfortable chairs are transformed into a comfortable bed), and 216 economy class seats on board. «For Europeans, it’s a great opportunity to get to New Zealand with only one stop,» — CEO and President of The Emirates Group Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum says.