“flydubai to Connect Dubai and Sochi: A Comprehensive Guide to Summer in Russia”

Flydubai is excited to announce new direct flights from Dubai to Sochi, Russia this summer. The flights will operate three times a week on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, providing a convenient option for UAE residents looking to escape the heat and explore Russia’s picturesque Black Sea coast.

Sochi is known as Russia’s premier summer seaside resort destination, offering beautiful beaches, lush forests, and stunning mountain scenery. Located on the eastern shores of the Black Sea, it enjoys a subtropical climate that makes it an ideal getaway during the summer months.

Flydubai’s new route makes getting to Sochi easier than ever. The short 4.5 hour flight means travelers can maximize their time enjoying everything this region of Russia has to offer. With flights departing from Dubai International’s Terminal 2, passengers can look forward to an effortless travel experience from start to finish.

Importance of exploring Sochi as a holiday destination

Sochi provides a unique holiday experience that showcases the diversity of Russia’s landscape and culture. As the host city of the 2014 Winter Olympics, it underwent massive development and offers world-class hotels, restaurants, and amenities.

Beyond the sandy beaches and sunny weather, Sochi has emerging food and arts scenes, fascinating Soviet-era architecture, and proximity to outdoor adventures in the Caucasus Mountains, like skiing and hiking. There are also many family-friendly attractions, like amusement parks, an oceanarium, dolphin shows, and mineral water parks.

For history and culture buffs, Sochi offers tours of centuries-old fortresses, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, museums, Orthodox churches, and insight into the traditional way of life in rural mountain villages just outside the city.

Travel Details with flydubai

Flydubai will operate flights between Dubai and Sochi three times a week on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays during the summer season.

The flight details are as follows:

Flight Number: FZ-7705

Departure from Dubai: 9:45am, arriving Sochi at 2:35pm

Departure from Sochi: 3:35pm, arriving Dubai at 7:20pm

This convenient schedule allows travelers to maximize their time exploring everything Sochi has to offer. Whether planning a long weekend or a week-long holiday, flydubai’s three weekly flights make getting to and from Sochi a breeze.

Departure location and key information about the service

Flydubai’s Dubai to Sochi flights will depart from Dubai International Airport’s Terminal 2.

Terminal 2 offers a smooth and streamlined travel experience. Passengers can take advantage of online and mobile check-in options 72 hours prior to departure. At the airport, flydubai customers can use dedicated check-in desks and passport control channels.

The route will be serviced by flydubai’s fleet of brand new Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, featuring comfortable economy and business class cabins. Passengers can relax and enjoy the 4.5 hour flight knowing they’ll arrive refreshed and ready to start their Russian holiday.

Sochi: The Seaside Resort by the Black Sea

Nestled between the shimmering Black Sea and the rugged Caucasus Mountains, Sochi boasts incredibly scenic and diverse natural surroundings that make it a premier summer destination.

Sochi’s coastline stretches over 100 miles and is dotted with sandy beaches tucked between rocky outcroppings and rolling hills. The warm, clear waters offer prime swimming, snorkeling, and scuba diving conditions. Beachgoers can choose between lively, activity-filled resorts or quiet coves for a more secluded experience.

Inland from the coast, Sochi’s landscape is blanketed in lush, subtropical forests and crisscrossed by rapid rivers flowing down from the mountains. The region contains the UNESCO-protected Caucasus State Nature Biosphere Reserve, home to over 1,800 plant species and rare animals like the Caucasian tur (mountain goat).

Mention of cultural and historical attractions in Sochi

In addition to its wealth of natural beauty, Sochi also boasts a number of fascinating cultural, historical and sporting attractions for visitors to discover.

As a popular 19th century aristocratic resort, Sochi is home to many well-preserved imperial Russian estates, parks, and orthodox churches. Notable sites include the Vorontsov Palace, the winter residence of a prominent governor, and the Friendship Tree Park, commemorating Soviet-era international relations.

As host of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Sochi offers tours of its world-class sporting facilities like the Fisht Olympic Stadium, skating arena, ski jumps, and the Olympic village. These sites provide a fascinating look into Russia’s recent history.

Flydubai’s Perspective

“We are excited to launch flights between Dubai and Sochi this summer,” said Jeyhun Efendi, Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations and E-commerce at flydubai. “As Dubai’s residents seek new destinations to explore during the hot summer months, we recognized the demand for more options in southern Europe and Russia.”

“Sochi offers something for everyone – beautiful beaches, lush nature, outdoor adventures, historical and cultural attractions, world-class amenities, and a convenient location on the Black Sea coast.”

“With our new direct route, we look forward to connecting passengers from the UAE and GCC with Russia’s premier resort city and giving them easy access to all that this unique region has to offer,” Efendi added.

Explore More with flydubai

In addition to the new Dubai-Sochi route, flydubai serves an extensive network spanning Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.

Founded in 2008, flydubai has rapidly grown to become one of the largest low-cost carriers in the region. Its young, efficient fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft serves over 70 destinations across 44 countries.

With an affordable price structure and convenient flight schedules, flydubai opens up the world for UAE residents to travel more often and to more places.

Reference to recent additions in Europe and total destinations served

Flydubai continues to expand its network, with recent additions across Europe including flights to Corfu, Crete, Krakow, Naples and Trabzon.

In total, flydubai now serves over 70 destinations across Africa, Central Asia, the GCC, Europe and the Middle East. Some popular destinations include:

  • Zanzibar, Tanzania
  • Moscow, Russia
  • Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Belgrade, Serbia
  • Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

With extensive options across these regions and affordable fares, flydubai makes global travel more accessible than ever for Dubai residents.

The new Dubai-Sochi route provides the perfect getaway this summer for those seeking stunning scenery, outdoor adventures, and cultural discoveries.


Flydubai’s new direct flights between Dubai and Sochi provide UAE residents with the perfect summer holiday gateway to Russia’s beautiful Black Sea coast. Offering travelers a convenient travel schedule, comfortable cabin options, and affordable fares, flydubai makes getting to Sochi easier than ever. From sunny beaches and lush nature to fascinating history and cultural attractions, Sochi has something for every type of traveler. And with an extensive network that spans Europe, Africa, and Asia, flydubai connects Dubai residents to over 70 destinations for unique and memorable global travel experiences.

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