The cheapest times to fly from LAX to DWC are

  • January 15th to April 8th (except the weeks of January 29th and March 19th)
  • October 1st to October 21st
  • November 5th 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 LAX to DWC is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1225 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $879 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Jebel Ali (DWC) will usually cost between $890 to $1127 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 $899. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1187. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $288 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $942 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to DWC flight.

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

LAX to DWC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to DWC flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, 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 $51 (5%) 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 $945. Return trip prices are from the DWC to LAX 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 LAX to DWC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 0 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 LAX to DWC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dubai International Airport (DXB) in Dubai

  • 28 miles (45 km) away from DWC
  • Usually 10.99% less expensive than DWC
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to DXB flights

Destination alternative #2: Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) in Abu Dhabi

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from DWC
  • Usually 9.82% less expensive than DWC
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to AUH flights


Flight Hacking LAX to DWC

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 LAX to DWC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (LAX > SVO > DWC)

  • Price for both tickets: $908
  • Average savings: $34 (3.61%)

See LAX to SVO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LAX to DWC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Alaska, American, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, LOT, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dubai Al Maktoum International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8348 miles or 13435 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LAX to DWC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to DWC flight is about 16 hour 0 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Jebel Ali?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from LAX to DWC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LAX
Origination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4

Return Airport

Destination code DWC
Destination airport name Dubai Al Maktoum International Airport
City Jebel Ali
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 24.9
Longitude 55.2


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