April 21, 2014 


Philippine Airlines Express flights to Dubai 

PAL  Express  flights  to  Dubai  -- 2P 658/659 will temporarily land at Al Maktoum International Airport (airport code: DWC) starting May 1, 2014 to give  way to the refurbishment of the runway of Dubai International Airport (airport code: DXB). 

Al  Maktoum  International  Airport  is  a  short  distance from the Marina residential complex  and less  than  45  minutes  away  from  the  Dubai International  Airport  and  the emirate's tourist and commercial districts (Bur  Dubai  and Deira). Arriving passengers at DWC can take the RTA bus to 
IBN  Battuta  Metro  Station  which  easily  connects to Dubai's Metro Rail System. 

DWC  is  part  of  Dubai  World Central, a multi-purpose complex located in Jebel Ali, south west of Dubai.

PAL Express' mono-class Airbus 330-300 aircraft flies to Dubai five times a week  --  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday with an additional Saturday departure starting March 30. 

The flight  schedule will slightly be adjusted with the transfer and leave Manila 1:05 PM and arrive at Al Maktoum International Airport 6:05 PM. The return flight departs Dubai at 8:30PM and arrives Manila 9:40 AM the next day. 

Flight 2P 658 from Manila will resume landing at Dubai International Airport on July 20, 2014.


Passengers affected by the change in airport are being notified by PAL Express Reservations. For inquiries, passengers may call 855-8888 (Manila) or 316-6631/32 (Dubai), check the website -- www.philippineairlines.com, or visit any PAL Express ticket office in the Philippines or Dnata Travel Center (on Sheikh Zayed Road) in Dubai.