The cheapest times to fly from DXB to MAN are

  • May 28th to July 1st
  • September 3rd to September 16th
  • October 22nd to December 9th
  • December 24th to March 25th (except the week of January 1st)

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 MAN is early November. Prices can be as high as $849 for Friday flights during mid August, or as low as $335 for Monday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Manchester

Flying from Dubai (DXB) to Manchester (MAN) will usually cost between $452 to $755 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $458. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $759. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $301 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $617 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DXB to MAN flight.

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

DXB to MAN Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MAN, 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 $79 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $546. Return trip prices are from the MAN 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 MAN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 18 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from DXB to MAN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: London Stansted Airport (STN) in London

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from MAN
  • Usually 12.40% less expensive than MAN
  • Nonstop flights available

See DXB to STN flights

Destination alternative #2: Birmingham Airport (BHX) in Birmingham

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from MAN
  • Usually 1.30% less expensive than MAN
  • Nonstop flights available

See DXB to BHX flights


Flight Hacking DXB to MAN

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 MAN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (DXB > SAW > MAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $553
  • Average savings: $65 (10.45%)

See DXB to FRA flights

Hack #2: Frankfurt (DXB > FRA > MAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $565
  • Average savings: $52 (8.43%)

See DXB to SAW flights

Hack #3: Paris (DXB > CDG > MAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $568
  • Average savings: $50 (8.02%)

See DXB to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 40 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air France, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, CSA, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, flydubai, Gulf Air, Jazeera, Jet2, Kenya Airways, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Norwegian, Oman Air, Pakistan, Pegasus, Qantas, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Saudia, SunExpress, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3514 miles or 5655 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DXB to MAN flight is about 7 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Dubai and Manchester?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 92 available flights from DXB to MAN.


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 MAN
Destination airport name Manchester Airport
City Manchester
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 53.3
Longitude -2.3


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