The Dubai-based carrier, Emirates has issued a set of fresh travel rules for passengers travelling from the United Kingdom.
All passengers travelling to Dubai from the UK should possess a negative Covid19 PCR test certificate, and the test should be done not more than 72 hours prior to departure.
The certificate should be a Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction (RTPCR) test.
The NHS Covid Test certificates are not acceptable for travel from the UK, the statement specified.
Other test certificates, including antibody tests and home testing kits are not acceptable in Dubai.
The UAE nationals travelling to Dubai from the UK are exempted from Covid-19 test requirements prior to departure, but they will have to take up a PCR test upon arrival in Dubai.