The cheapest times to fly from ASM to DXB are

  • January 29th to July 1st (except the weeks of February 26th and March 19th)
  • October 15th to November 25th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ASM to DXB is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $519 for Friday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $369 for Thursday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Asmara (ASM) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $381 to $469 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $382. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $450. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $68 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $406 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ASM to DXB flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ASM to DXB route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ASM to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ASM to DXB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Asmara. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DXB, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into ASM. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Dubai, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Asmara. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $20 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $398. Return trip prices are from the DXB to ASM flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ASM to DXB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 16 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ASM to DXB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, flydubai, Gulf Air, Lufthansa, MEA, Qantas, Royal Brunei, Saudia, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dubai International Airport to Asmara International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1267 miles or 2039 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ASM to DXB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ASM to DXB flight is about 3 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Asmara and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 48 available flights from ASM to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeASM
Origination airport nameAsmara International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeDXB
Destination airport nameDubai International Airport
Countrythe United Arab Emirates


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