The cheapest times to fly from DXB to YVR are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 30th to May 13th
  • October 15th to December 9th

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 YVR is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1880 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1072 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Vancouver

Flying from Dubai (DXB) to Vancouver (YVR) will usually cost between $1104 to $1654 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $1096. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1657. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $562 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1399 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DXB to YVR flight.

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

DXB to YVR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DXB to YVR 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 $0.12, 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 to Vancouver, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Dubai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $80 (6%) 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 $1313. Return trip prices are from the YVR 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 YVR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 6 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DXB to YVR

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 YVR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (DXB > CDG > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $866
  • Average savings: $534 (38.13%)

See DXB to AMS flights

Hack #2: Amsterdam (DXB > AMS > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1003
  • Average savings: $397 (28.34%)

See DXB to CDG flights

Hack #3: Dusseldorf (DXB > DUS > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1012
  • Average savings: $387 (27.66%)

See DXB to DUS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, Alaska, American, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, Icelandair, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Saudia, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7291 miles or 11734 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DXB to YVR flight is about 14 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Dubai and Vancouver?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from DXB to YVR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDXB
Origination airport nameDubai International Airport
Countrythe United Arab Emirates

Return Airport

Destination codeYVR
Destination airport nameVancouver International Airport


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