The cheapest times to fly from DXB to FCO are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • September 3rd 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 DXB to FCO is mid November. Prices can be as high as $682 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $325 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Rome

Flying from Dubai (DXB) to Rome (FCO) will usually cost between $362 to $589 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $356. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $629. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $273 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $509 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DXB to FCO flight.

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

DXB to FCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DXB to FCO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Dubai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FCO, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into DXB. 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 $35 (7%) 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 $460. Return trip prices are from the FCO 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 FCO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 50 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking DXB to FCO

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 FCO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bucharest (DXB > OTP > FCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $507
  • Average savings: $2 (0.29%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 38 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aeroflot, Air Algerie, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, Blue Air, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Croatia, CSA, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, flydubai, Flynas, Gulf Air, Kenya Airways, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Norwegian, Pegasus, Pobeda, Qantas, Royal Jordanian, S7, Saudia, Smartwings, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, United, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2698 miles or 4342 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DXB to FCO flight is about 5 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Dubai and Rome?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 84 available flights from DXB to FCO.


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 FCO
Destination airport name Fiumicino Airport
City Rome
Country Italy
Latitude 41.8
Longitude 12.3


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