Etihad Airways : New home service for travellers flying from Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways
From PCR tests to check-in, here’s what you need to know.

Etihad Airways has introduced a new home check-in and check-out facility. Those passengers flying out from Abu Dhabi International Airport can take advantage of this facility.

With the comfort of your home, now you can collect luggage, check-in for flights or take a PCR test. This service is exclusive and stress bursting only for travellers flying with the National airline of the UAE. It starts from Dh209 to four bag, and allows travellers to complete preflight procedures from their home.

NOT ALL PASSENGERS CAN USE THIS SERVICE! Only if you are located within 70 kms radius, a request is granted free of cost. On the contrary, passengers will have to pay an additional fee to request the same.

This service is not available for anyone flying to the U.S., accompanied minors, passengers travelling with pets or those requiring medical assistance.

How does it work?

Travellers need to book this service anytime at the time of booking or 7 hours before departure. Select the required date & time for check-in procedure. Appointments are available from 8 AM – 8 PM, all days a week. After bookings, agents will check travel documents & collect bags.

Followed by seat selection & guidance on the safety protocols, they provide protection from microbes for up to 72 hours before bags are loaded on the aircraft.

Skip the queue!

However, travellers skip the mandatory pre-flight Covid test, involving a certified nurse. Dubz allows passengers using home check-in services to book a PCR test at home too. Please check the time-frame as it varies from city to city.  Cost of test : Dh239

To book your flights with Etihad Airways click here.


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