The cheapest times to fly from DXB to SBN are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • October 8th to November 25th (except the weeks of October 15th and October 29th)

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 SBN is mid November. Prices can be as high as $2147 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1026 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to South Bend

Flying from Dubai (DXB) to South Bend, IN (SBN) will usually cost between $1080 to $1654 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $1053. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1757. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $705 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1202 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DXB to SBN flight.

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

DXB to SBN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DXB to SBN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more 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

Tuesday 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 $172 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1184. Return trip prices are from the SBN 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 SBN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 57 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 SBN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago, IL

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from SBN
  • Usually 0.96% less expensive than SBN
  • Nonstop flights available

See DXB to ORD flights

Destination alternative #2: General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) in Milwaukee, WI

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from SBN
  • Usually 0.83% less expensive than SBN
  • 1-layover flights available

See DXB to MKE flights

Destination alternative #3: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from SBN
  • Usually 0.67% less expensive than SBN
  • 1-layover flights available

See DXB to IND flights


Flight Hacking DXB to SBN

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 SBN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (DXB > JFK > SBN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1092
  • Average savings: $111 (9.19%)

See DXB to KBP flights

Hack #2: Kiev (DXB > KBP > SBN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1133
  • Average savings: $70 (5.78%)

See DXB to JFK flights

Hack #3: Istanbul (DXB > IST > SBN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1148
  • Average savings: $54 (4.49%)

See DXB to IST flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, atlasglobal, British Airways, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from South Bend International Airport to Dubai International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7201 miles or 11589 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DXB to SBN flight is about 13 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Dubai and South Bend, IN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from DXB to SBN.


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 SBN
Destination airport name South Bend International Airport
City South Bend, IN
Country the United States
Latitude 41.7
Longitude -86.3


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