The cheapest times to fly from DXB to AKL are

  • February 12th to March 25th
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • August 6th to December 2nd

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 DXB to AKL is early November. Prices can be as high as $1853 for Friday flights during early May, or as low as $1249 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Auckland

Flying from Dubai (DXB) to Auckland (AKL) will usually cost between $1286 to $1703 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $1286. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $1767. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $481 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1431 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DXB to AKL flight.

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

DXB to AKL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DXB to AKL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Dubai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AKL, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into DXB. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Auckland, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Dubai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $74 (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 $1421. Return trip prices are from the AKL to DXB 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 DXB to AKL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 52 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking DXB to AKL

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 DXB to AKL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hong Kong (DXB > HKG > AKL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1064
  • Average savings: $368 (25.68%)

See DXB to MNL flights

Hack #2: Manila (DXB > MNL > AKL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1071
  • Average savings: $361 (25.19%)

See DXB to HKG flights

Hack #3: Taipei (DXB > TPE > AKL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1120
  • Average savings: $311 (21.73%)

See DXB to TPE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air India, Air New Zealand, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Emirates, EVA Air, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, Oman Air, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Royal Brunei, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, THAI, Turkish Airlines, Virgin Australia, Vistara, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8822 miles or 14198 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DXB to AKL flight is about 16 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Dubai and Auckland?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 50 available flights from DXB to AKL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code AKL
Destination airport name Auckland International Airport
City Auckland
Country New Zealand
Latitude -37
Longitude 174.8


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