The cheapest times to fly from DXB to SAW are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • September 3rd to December 23rd

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 SAW is late January. Prices can be as high as $878 for Friday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $201 for Monday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Istanbul

Flying from Dubai (DXB) to Istanbul (SAW) will usually cost between $219 to $821 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $225. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $838. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $613 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $284 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DXB to SAW flight.

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

DXB to SAW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DXB to SAW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Dubai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 (19%) 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 $339. Return trip prices are from the SAW 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 SAW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 18 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Alitalia, Austrian, Azerbaijan Airlines, EgyptAir, Emirates, flydubai, Flynas, Jazeera, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Pegasus, Pobeda, Qantas, SalamAir, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Dubai International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1844 miles or 2968 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DXB to SAW flight is about 4 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Dubai and Istanbul?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 44 available flights from DXB to SAW.


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 SAW
Destination airport name Sabiha Gokcen Airport
City Istanbul
Country Turkey
Latitude 40.9
Longitude 29.3


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