Catania and Naples in Italy, Salzburg in Austria and Malta will join flydubai’s European network from May 2021, growing the number of destinations it serves on the continent to 20.

flydubai will launch a four-times-weekly service to Malta International Airport (MLA) and Catania International Airport (CTA) on May 12, while flights to Naples International Airport (NAP) will resume from May 13 with a three times weekly service.

The carrier will also become the first UAE-based airline to offer direct flights between Dubai International (DXB) and Salzburg Airport (SZG) from May 13 with a four times weekly service operated.

Emirates will codeshare on these routes and the flights will operate from Terminal 3 at Dubai International (DXB), offering travellers more seamless connections through Dubai’s international aviation hub to 155 destinations between both the Emirates and flydubai networks including Australia, China, Indian Ocean, Japan and South Asia. Flights can be booked on flydubai’s website (, the official flydubai App, the Contact Centre in Dubai on (+971) 600 54 44 45, the flydubai travel shops or through our travel partners.