Thursday - Oct 19, 2017

EY274: Abu Dhabi to Hyderabad -Business Class Trip Report


Etihad Airways is one of big middle east airlines that has a significant presence in India market. Etihad operates 3 daily flights between Abu Dhabi and Hyderabad along with another flight operated by Jet Airways.

EY274 is the popular route for all the passengers traveling between USA and Hyderabad as it is most convenient for catching the flights . This is a 2 cabin flight with 16 recliner seats in business class in 2X2 configuration.

 

With Abu Dhabi Airport, one of the uncomfortable portion of the travel is the bus ride from the terminal to the flight, this is 5 minute ride from the gate to the flight stationed on the tarmac. This could be a little inconvenient if you have any kids.

This flight is scheduled to depart at 9.40PM (Abu Dhabi time)  and is scheduled to arrive at 3.10 AM(IST)

Tray table is loaded on the right side of the seat and the entertainment unit is loaded on the left side of the seat.

 

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Here is the menu offered in this flight.

 

 

 

 

 

Flight duration is approximately 3.5 hours and you get a welcome drink before departure.

 

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As soon as the plane is leveled, Dinner service is offered.

 

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followed by a choice of coffee/tea.

 

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This plane offers in-flight internet service. You could purchase in various time increments starting at 30 minutes for $5. Note that there is no coverage as soon as you enter India.

 

 

The best part of traveling in business class is the complimentary Chauffeur service. This service covers up to 70 Kms.  This service is contracted to Avis in India, and you typically get Mercedes vehicle.

 

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Conclusion:

EY274 Abu Dhabi to Hyderabad is one of the popular route for travelers from USA to India on Etihad Airways.  You can just choose to upgrade this segment of the flight using Etihad Guest miles

 

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You can review this post to learn about all the ways to earn Etihad guest miles and upgrade process.

 

 

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