The cheapest times to fly from DXB to GRK are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 27th to December 2nd (except the week of 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 GRK is early September. Prices can be as high as $2255 for Saturday flights during early July, or as low as $1287 for Wednesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Killeen

Flying from Dubai (DXB) to Killeen, TX (GRK) will usually cost between $1330 to $1972 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $1334. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $2012. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $677 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1458 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DXB to GRK flight.

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

DXB to GRK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DXB to GRK 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 $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GRK, and Tuesday 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 $124 (8%) 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 $1460. Return trip prices are from the GRK 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 GRK can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 40 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from DXB to GRK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: San Antonio International Airport (SAT) in San Antonio, TX

  • 113 miles (182 km) away from GRK
  • Usually 14.20% less expensive than GRK
  • 2-layover flights available

See DXB to SAT flights

Destination alternative #2: Austin – Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) in Austin, TX

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from GRK
  • Usually 12.41% less expensive than GRK
  • 1-layover flights available

See DXB to AUS flights

Destination alternative #3: Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from GRK
  • Usually 11.18% less expensive than GRK
  • Nonstop flights available

See DXB to DFW flights


Flight Hacking DXB to GRK

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 GRK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (DXB > IST > GRK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1042
  • Average savings: $416 (28.53%)

See DXB to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (DXB > JFK > GRK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1129
  • Average savings: $330 (22.6%)

See DXB to IST flights

Hack #3: Budapest (DXB > BUD > GRK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1170
  • Average savings: $288 (19.75%)

See DXB to BUD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, American, British Airways, Emirates, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Brunei, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Robert Gray AAF Airport to Dubai International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8160 miles or 13132 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DXB to GRK flight is about 15 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Dubai and Killeen, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from DXB to GRK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDXB
Origination airport nameDubai International Airport
Countrythe United Arab Emirates

Return Airport

Destination codeGRK
Destination airport nameRobert Gray AAF Airport
CityKilleen, TX
Countrythe United States


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