The cheapest times to fly from DWC to LAX are

  • January 15th to April 8th
  • November 5th to December 9th

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 DWC to LAX is late March. Prices can be as high as $1310 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $877 for Tuesday flights around late March.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Jebel Ali (DWC) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $888 to $1190 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $899. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1206. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $307 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $970 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DWC to LAX flight.

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

DWC to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DWC to LAX flight is priced close to the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Dubai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $51 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $961. Return trip prices are from the LAX to DWC 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 DWC to LAX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 0 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DWC to LAX

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 DWC to LAX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (DWC > SVO > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $813
  • Average savings: $158 (16.24%)

See DWC to BUD flights

Hack #2: Budapest (DWC > BUD > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $965
  • Average savings: $5 (0.52%)

See DWC to SVO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DWC to LAX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Dubai Al Maktoum International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8348 miles or 13435 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DWC to LAX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DWC to LAX flight is about 16 hour 0 minutes.

How many flights go between Jebel Ali and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 33 available flights from DWC to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DWC
Origination airport name Dubai Al Maktoum International Airport
City Jebel Ali
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 24.9
Longitude 55.2

Return Airport

Destination code LAX
Destination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4


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