The cheapest times to fly from DXB to GLA are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 19th)
  • April 30th to June 24th (except the weeks of May 14th, May 28th, and June 11th)
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the weeks of September 24th, October 1st, and October 15th)

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 GLA is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1144 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $574 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Glasgow

Flying from Dubai (DXB) to Glasgow (GLA) will usually cost between $601 to $899 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $611. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $945. 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 $680 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DXB to GLA flight.

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

DXB to GLA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DXB to GLA 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

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GLA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into DXB. Fridays 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 $90 (12%) 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 $660. Return trip prices are from the GLA 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 GLA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 31 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking DXB to GLA

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 GLA — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $587
  • Average savings: $93 (13.68%)

See DXB to DUB flights

Hack #2: Dublin (DXB > DUB > GLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $595
  • Average savings: $86 (12.57%)

See DXB to OTP flights

Hack #3: Amsterdam (DXB > AMS > GLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $609
  • Average savings: $71 (10.44%)

See DXB to AMS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air France, British Airways, EgyptAir, Emirates, Finnair, Gulf Air, KLM, Lufthansa, MEA, Qantas, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3629 miles or 5840 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DXB to GLA flight is about 7 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Dubai and Glasgow?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from DXB to GLA.


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 GLA
Destination airport name Glasgow Airport
City Glasgow
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 55.9
Longitude -4.4


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