Emirates A340-500

Overview



Class Comparison

Class Seat Width Seat Recline Seat Pitch Rating

Economy class

17.5-18" 6" 32-34" N/A

Business class

20" 50 deg 55" N/A

First class

20" 180 deg 82" N/A

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  • Flight on 09/01/2013
    1 Review

    Emirates Business

    on: A340-500

    6.3

    I fly almost every week with Emirates. NEVER take this plane in business or economy flight. Seat discomfort is extremely high in both classes. Business class you have to clamber across passengers and the seat is almost impossible to make comfortable. Economy class the seats tilt up tiring ...

    Boarding
    8
    Seat for Sitting
    1
    Seat for Sleeping
    1
    Service
    8
    Entertainment
    8
    Food & Drink
    8
    Punctuality
    8
    Baggage
    8
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  • Flight on 12/08/2011
    1 Review

    Emirates First

    on: A340-500

    9.3

    Boarding
    7
    Seat for Sitting
    10
    Seat for Sleeping
    10
    Service
    8
    Entertainment
    10
    Food & Drink
    9
    Punctuality
    10
    Baggage
    10
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User Reviews

User Reviews


  • Flight on 09/01/2013
    1 Review

    Emirates Business

    on: A340-500

    6.3

    I fly almost every week with Emirates. NEVER take this plane in business or economy flight. Seat discomfort is extremely high in both classes. Business class you have to clamber across passengers and the seat is almost impossible to make comfortable. Economy class the seats tilt up tiring ...

    Boarding
    8
    Seat for Sitting
    1
    Seat for Sleeping
    1
    Service
    8
    Entertainment
    8
    Food & Drink
    8
    Punctuality
    8
    Baggage
    8
    read more

  • Flight on 12/08/2011
    1 Review

    Emirates First

    on: A340-500

    9.3

    Boarding
    7
    Seat for Sitting
    10
    Seat for Sleeping
    10
    Service
    8
    Entertainment
    10
    Food & Drink
    9
    Punctuality
    10
    Baggage
    10
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  • Flight on 04/03/2010
    1 Review

    Emirates Business

    on: A340-500

    6.5

    My wife and I have just travelled to New Zealand with Emirates business class. On our journey we encountered 5 different seating types across the fleet. Our journey from Auckland to Dubai was on the A340-500. The seats on this aircraft type leave a lot to be desired. I might almost say that they ...

    Boarding
    8
    Seat for Sitting
    3
    Seat for Sleeping
    3
    Service
    7
    Entertainment
    8
    Food & Drink
    8
    Punctuality
    6
    Baggage
    9
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  • Flight on 18/07/2009
    1 Review

    Emirates Economy

    on: A340-500

    5.8

    My wife and I recently travelled Dubai to Brisbane in economy class: a long flight of over 13 hours. We were in Row 38,middle section. I had the aisle seat and my wife was in the inside seat. The flight was fully booked. the seats were probably the most uncomfortable airline seats we have ever ...

    Boarding
    7
    Seat for Sitting
    2
    Seat for Sleeping
    2
    Service
    6
    Entertainment
    6
    Food & Drink
    6
    Punctuality
    8
    Baggage
    9
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  • Flight on 15/02/2009
    6 Reviews

    Emirates First

    on: A340-500

    9.0

    Flew DXB-KIX on 01/02/09, this aircraft offers superb privacy and you arrive relaxed and refreshed. Service was excellent, another good performance.

    Boarding
    9
    Seat for Sitting
    8
    Seat for Sleeping
    10
    Service
    8
    Entertainment
    9
    Food & Drink
    8
    Punctuality
    10
    Baggage
    10
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  • Flight on 02/01/2009
    15 Reviews

    Emirates First

    on: A340-500

    6.5

    Superb 1st class cabin, very private and able to get ultimate sleep when travelling from SYD to DXB. But some of the planes now very shabby.

    Boarding
    5
    Seat for Sitting
    8
    Seat for Sleeping
    8
    Service
    9
    Entertainment
    8
    Food & Drink
    5
    Punctuality
    4
    Baggage
    5
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