The cheapest times to fly from GIG to DXB are

  • January 22nd to March 25th (except the weeks of February 12th and February 19th)
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • June 4th to June 17th
  • August 6th to October 7th

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 GIG to DXB is early March. Prices can be as high as $1926 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $910 for Tuesday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Rio de Janeiro (GIG) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $914 to $1451 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $914. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1628. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $713 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1014 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GIG to DXB flight.

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

GIG to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GIG to DXB flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Rio de Janeiro. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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. 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 $96 (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 $1046. Return trip prices are from the DXB to GIG 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 GIG to DXB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 16 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, EgyptAir, Emirates, Gulf Air, Iberia, KLM, LATAM, Lufthansa, MEA, Saudia, South African, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dubai International Airport to Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7383 miles or 11882 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GIG to DXB flight is about 14 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Rio de Janeiro and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from GIG to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeGIG
Origination airport nameGaleao Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport
CityRio de Janeiro

Return Airport

Destination codeDXB
Destination airport nameDubai International Airport
Countrythe United Arab Emirates


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