Etihad Airways is the United Arab Emirates’ second flag carrier airline, and it is the UAE’s second-largest airline after Emirates. Etihad Airways provides a wide range of services and connectivity packages to keep you in touch with family and friends while you fly, work from your seat, or browse social media.

Etihad Airlines offers both complementary and paid WiFi packages. Here’s everything you need to know about how to access their WiFi service and what to expect from it!

Airline Details

Airline Full NameEtihad Airways
HeadquartersKhalifa City, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Frequent-flyer Program NameEtihad Guest
In-Flight Wi-FiFree and Paid Plans
Wi-Fi ProviderPanasonic

Connecting to Etihad Airways onboard WiFi is straightforward. The guide below explains how to connect to the aircraft’s WiFi while you travel.

Does Etihad Have WiFi?

Etihad provides paid in-flight WiFi plans and free WiFi access for Etihad Guest Platinum members or First Class passengers. Etihad Airways WiFi is branded as “Wi-Fly”. The coverage area of the airline WiFi varies depending on the type of aircraft and the route travelled.

WiFi can be paid can be paid while onboard the aircraft for any Wi-Fi package of your choice. Payment method accepted for WiFi are Credit cards, PayPal, and Etihad Guest miles. No cash is accepted on the aircraft.

You may use your cellphone to make calls or send messages just like you would on the ground. Charges are equivalent to international roaming fees and will be applied directly by your domestic mobile service provider.

How To Connect to Etihad WiFi?

  1. Enable Wi-Fi on your device.
  2. Connect to “Wi-Fly”.
  3. Launch your browser and navigate to
  4. Follow the instructions and purchase a WiFi plan.

If you are unable to connect, the cabin crew is able to assist with configuring the WiFi on your device.

Etihad WiFi Prices

The pricing for Etihad Airways WiFi plans are listed below.

PackagePrice (USD)
Chat (20MB)$1.99
One hour (100MB)$6.99
Six hours (200MB)$15.99
24 hours (350MB)$29.99
WiFi plans on selected Etihad Airways aircraft

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Etihad Have TVs On the Plane?

Seatback TV systems are installed in almost every Etihad aircraft. Seatback TV’s are available on all long-haul A320s and a few short-haul A320s aircrafts.

Which Devices Work On Wi-Fly?

All of today’s modern devices should be compatible with Etihad Airway’s Wi-Fly WiFi. Supported devices include:

  • Windows and Mac Computers
  • Android smartphones and Android Tablets
  • iPhones and iPads
  • Amazon Fire devices

What is Etihad’s Mission Statement

Etihad Airways mission is “make a real change to the world we live in. Across the globe, we are committed to improving the wellbeing of people everywhere”

What is Etihad’s Vision Statement

Etihad Airways vision is “to be the best airline in the world that connects the world across Abu Dhabi.”

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