The cheapest times to fly from DXB to LAX are

  • January 22nd to April 15th
  • September 10th to December 16th

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 LAX is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $1505 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $887 for Wednesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Dubai (DXB) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $893 to $1295 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $899. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1418. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $519 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $994 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DXB to LAX flight.

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

DXB to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DXB to LAX flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Dubai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, 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 $42 (4%) 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 $1030. Return trip prices are from the LAX 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 LAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 58 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking DXB to LAX

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 LAX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (DXB > DME > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $809
  • Average savings: $185 (18.61%)

See DXB to SVO flights

Hack #2: Moscow (DXB > SVO > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $810
  • Average savings: $184 (18.51%)

See DXB to DME flights

Hack #3: Stockholm (DXB > ARN > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $823
  • Average savings: $171 (17.2%)

See DXB to ARN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 37 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Finnair, Gulf Air, Hawaiian, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, MEA, Norwegian, Philippine Airlines, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Dubai International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8325 miles or 13398 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DXB to LAX flight is about 15 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Dubai and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 82 available flights from DXB to LAX.


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 LAX
Destination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4


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