The cheapest times to fly from LAX to DXB are

  • January 8th to May 13th
  • October 1st to December 9th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 22nd)

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 DXB is late January. Prices can be as high as $1274 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $736 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $750 to $1102 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $752. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1198. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $446 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $839 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to DXB flight.

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

LAX to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to DXB flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DXB, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. 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 $42 (4%) 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 $842. Return trip prices are from the DXB 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 DXB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 58 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAX to DXB

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 DXB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Copenhagen (LAX > CPH > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $792
  • Average savings: $47 (5.61%)

See LAX to CPH flights

Hack #2: Barcelona (LAX > BCN > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $810
  • Average savings: $29 (3.4%)

See LAX to BCN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 35 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, Azerbaijan Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Finnair, Gulf Air, Hawaiian, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, MEA, Norwegian, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Sichuan Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8325 miles or 13398 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to DXB flight is about 15 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 89 available flights from LAX to DXB.


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


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