The cheapest times to fly from CTA to DXB are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • May 7th to June 24th (except the weeks of May 14th and May 28th)
  • October 15th to December 16th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 CTA to DXB is late May. Prices can be as high as $932 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $369 for Wednesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Catania (CTA) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $401 to $637 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $417. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $751. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $334 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $456 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CTA to DXB flight.

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

CTA to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CTA to DXB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Catania. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DXB, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into CTA. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $107 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $465. Return trip prices are from the DXB to CTA 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 CTA to DXB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 29 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aeroflot, Air France, Air Malta, Alitalia, Austrian, British Airways, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Eurowings, flydubai, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Pegasus, Pobeda, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian, S7, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dubai International Airport to Catania-Fontanarossa Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2501 miles or 4025 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CTA to DXB flight is about 5 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Catania and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 39 available flights from CTA to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CTA
Origination airport name Catania-Fontanarossa Airport
City Catania
Country Italy
Latitude 37.5
Longitude 15.1

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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