Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has in the past ten years established itself as the World’s Leading Airline.
Here are just a few reasons why you should book with the best.
Choice of more than 90 destinations
Etihad Airways, the world’s fastest growing airline, is continuing to expand its global network offering 32 flights per week from Australia to a network of over 90 destinations, all via our home Abu Dhabi. So whether you want to visit Europe’s greatest cities, discover North America or venture off the beaten track to South Africa and South America, Etihad Airways can take you there.
This year alone, we are launching 9 new destinations. We continue to expand along with our equity and partner airlines which currently give you access to over 325 destinations worldwide. So the next time you want to say bonjour, ciao or hola to anywhere, look no further than Etihad Airways.
Flying Reimagined. By Etihad.
Etihad continues to reimagine flying. Our pioneering spirit and traditions of hospitality, drawn from our home Abu Dhabi, have been harnessed to create contemporary living spaces in the air and deliver unparalleled comfort and service.
We are delighted to introduce you to the exquisite cabins on our aircraft including our new product on our A380 and B787, joining our fleet this December.
The Etihad Economy Seat is an ergonomically designed seat offering adjustable lumbar support and headrest. Relax in comfort and enjoy over 750 hours of on-demand movies, music, shows, and live TV channels on your personal 10.4-inch video screen.
Our economy smart seat is the ultimate in clever design, with a unique “fixed wing” headrest that will make the journey even more comfortable. Stay entertained with more than 750 hours of on-demand entertainment on your personal 11.1 inch screen, along with our special noise-reduction headsets.
Etihad is the only global airline that guarantees a fully-flat bed with aisle access on every long-haul flight. Rest-assured with the opportunity to sleep undisturbed in one of the most spacious cabins in the air.
The Business Studios are the embodiment of style, simplicity and functionality. The seat converts into a comfortable fully-flat bed of up to 79-inches.
Enjoy uncompromised privacy behind closed doors. We have redefined luxury air travel with individual suites, higher levels of comfort and more personal space than ever before.
Etihad revolutionises First Class with the First Apartment. More than a seat, it is a living space for the discerning traveller, spacious enough to walk around in.
The world’s most exclusive cabin in the sky, where a truly unique and bespoke experience is delivered with complete discretion and limitless hospitality. With a living room, separate bedroom and ensuite bathroom, The Residence by Etihad is the only three-room suite in the sky.
Etihad Airways Premium Lounge in Abu Dhabi
Dine, relax, work and freshen up prior to flying.
Etihad’s Premium Lounges in both Terminal 1 and Terminal 3 at Abu Dhabi airport offer our renowned world class services and facilities.
Building upon Etihad's pledge to offer the very best in the hospitality industry, walk into facilities closer to those you’d find in a boutique hotel. Look forward to spending the next few hours watching a film, enjoying a gourmet meal, or having a spa treatment.
A family room also provides children of all ages with their own world of fun and entertainment in a colourful and engaging setting.
Etihad Premium Lounges are located in Terminal 3 close to gate 35 and in Terminal 1 beside the Al Reem lounge after you clear security.
Etihad Airways First & Business Class Lounge at Melbourne Airport
Etihad Airways has opened its spectacular new Premium Lounge at Melbourne Airport, offering guests a stylish, comfortable environment in which they can relax, re-energise, dine, work or be entertained pre-flight.
A natural light filled space with floor-to-ceiling glass, it offers expansive views across the runway. At more than 800m2 with seating capacity for up to 133 guests, it is the airline’s largest Premium Lounge outside Abu Dhabi.
A centrepiece of the new lounge is the intimate 26-seat dining area. Here guests will enjoy the airline’s signature hospitality with restaurant-style a la carte dining and an international buffet.
The kitchen prides itself on making everything in-house. Professional chefs prepare each dish on site using the freshest, locally sourced, seasonal produce. Another striking feature is the sculptural showcase bar, here guests can enjoy a selection of refreshments.
Custom furnishings – by Boss – offer lounge guests a choice of seating styles, each designed for maximum comfort while dining, working and relaxing. High-speed Wi-Fi connectivity is complimentary and multi-zone electric and USB power outlets are conveniently located throughout the lounge.
Guests in The Residence, First Apartments and Business Studios will be invited to visit the lounge pre-flight. Platinum, Gold and Silver members of Etihad Guest and eligible members of Etihad Airways Partners and partner airline loyalty programs will also be able to use the lounge when travelling in Economy Class. Guests must be booked on an Etihad Airways-operated flight on the same day.
Located in Terminal 2 adjacent to gate 10, the lounge will open approximately three hours prior to the departure of Etihad Airways twice daily Melbourne-Abu Dhabi flights.
World’s Leading Airline four years running!
It’s great to be a winner - not once, but four years in a row.
Etihad Airways was voted ‘World’s Leading Airline’ at the 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 World Travel Awards and awarded ‘World’s Best First Class’ at the Skytrax World Airline Awards in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.
Etihad have also swept the pool of the Skytrax First Class category in 2012 and 2013!
These prestigious awards, voted by travel executives and consumers the world over, mean you can feel confident you are booking with the best.
Isn't it time you experienced the best?
*2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 World Travel Awards.