The cheapest times to fly from CAN to DXB are

  • February 5th to March 25th
  • August 6th to December 23rd (except the weeks of September 24th and October 1st)

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 CAN to DXB is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1076 for Thursday flights during late January, or as low as $359 for Sunday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Guangzhou (CAN) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $445 to $787 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $483. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $774. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $291 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $609 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CAN to DXB flight.

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

CAN to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CAN to DXB flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Guangzhou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Dubai, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Guangzhou. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $111 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $501. Return trip prices are from the DXB to CAN 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 CAN to DXB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 30 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking CAN to DXB

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from CAN to DXB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Manila (CAN > MNL > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $506
  • Average savings: $103 (16.84%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 33 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air China, Air India, Biman, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Cebu Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Gulf Air, Hainan, Iraqi, JAL, Kenya Airways, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, Oman Air, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, RwandAir, S7, Saudia, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, THAI, Turkish Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3620 miles or 5826 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CAN to DXB flight is about 7 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Guangzhou and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 105 available flights from CAN to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CAN
Origination airport name Baiyun International Airport
City Guangzhou
Country China
Latitude 23.4
Longitude 113.3

Return Airport

Destination code DXB
Destination airport name Dubai International Airport
City Dubai
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 25.3
Longitude 55.4


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