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Member since 22 Jan 2015
Total posts 85
Has anyone had experience requesting a larger vehicle from Emirates for their chauffeur drive service?
Member since 28 Oct 2011
Total posts 210
Strictly speaking, the CD is only supposed to cover one passenger and their luggage. In practice, they're happy for other pax to tag along, but it may be different if the additional pax mean a change of vehicle. At any rate, you will get a call 24-48 hours prior to the flight, from the CD company (in Sydney, it's Brunel Worldwide) and that will be the time to tell them you'd like a larger vehicle (and to discuss any applicable fee).
Member since 04 Dec 2013
Total posts 65
If you can't fit 3 pax into whatever vehicle they send, I think you need to tell your mates to stop eating so many pies!
Member since 17 May 2017
Total posts 5
Originally Posted by Rufus1
Not sure about that - given in PER they insisted on a mini bus in lieu of a sedan for 2 adults plus 2 medium suitcases and I small cabin sized case & hand bag. Apparently "for safety reasons", could not carry small hand luggage in the sedan cabin, even though it sat loose next to us on the mini bus. Plus had a sedan on return with same luggage.
Member since 27 Jan 2016
Total posts 9
We ordered a big vehicle during last holidays both from Qantas and Emirates and they were happy to accommodate us. We got a Merc van tbough.
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