The cheapest times to fly from KWI to DXB are

  • July 23rd to March 25th (except the weeks of August 6th and December 24th)

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 KWI to DXB is mid November. Prices can be as high as $260 for Friday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $163 for Sunday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Kuwait (KWI) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $163 to $198 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 $164. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $197. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $33 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $195 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KWI to DXB flight.

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

KWI to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KWI to DXB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Kuwait City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DXB, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into KWI. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Dubai, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Kuwait City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $4 (2%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $186. Return trip prices are from the DXB to KWI 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 KWI to DXB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 56 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 KWI to DXB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sharjah International Airport (SHJ) in Sharjah

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from DXB
  • Usually 4.37% less expensive than DXB
  • Nonstop flights available

See KWI to SHJ flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Air India, Air-India Express, Azerbaijan Airlines, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, flydubai, Flynas, GoAir, Gulf Air, IndiGo, Iraqi, Jazeera, Kuwait Airways, MEA, Oman Air, Pegasus, Royal Jordanian, SalamAir, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 530 miles or 853 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KWI to DXB flight is about 1 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Kuwait and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 81 available flights from KWI to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KWI
Origination airport name Kuwait International Airport
City Kuwait
Country Kuwait
Latitude 29.2
Longitude 48

Return Airport

Destination code DXB
Destination airport name Dubai International Airport
City Dubai
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 25.3
Longitude 55.4


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