The cheapest times to fly from DXB to ASM are

  • January 8th to July 8th (except the weeks of April 9th and May 7th)
  • October 8th to November 4th

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 ASM is early July. Prices can be as high as $478 for Thursday flights during mid August, or as low as $407 for Saturday flights around early July.


When to Fly to Asmara

Flying from Dubai (DXB) to Asmara (ASM) will usually cost between $407 to $449 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early July with an average ticket price of $407. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $446. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $39 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $408 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DXB to ASM flight.

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

DXB to ASM Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ASM, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into DXB. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Asmara, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Dubai. 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 Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $410. Return trip prices are from the ASM 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 ASM 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 DXB to ASM? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Austrian, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, flydubai, MEA, Saudia, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

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

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

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

How many flights go between Dubai and Asmara?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 30 available flights from DXB to ASM.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDXB
Origination airport nameDubai International Airport
Countrythe United Arab Emirates

Return Airport

Destination codeASM
Destination airport nameAsmara International Airport


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