A second daily Dubai – Venice service will commence on 25 March 2012 to be operated by Airbus A340-300 aircraft. The timings are:

EK137 Dubai 1545 – Venice 2000
EK138 Venice 2150 – Dubai 0535+1

As a result the current EK137/EK138 Dubai – St Petersburg rotation will be renumbered EK175/EK176 commencing on the same date.