The cheapest times to fly from LGW to DXB are

  • January 1st to March 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 20th
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 15th 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 LGW to DXB is mid November. Prices can be as high as $860 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $331 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from London (LGW) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $332 to $727 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 $337. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $703. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $367 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $471 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGW to DXB flight.

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

LGW to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGW to DXB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from London. 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. Fridays 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 $83 (14%) 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 $447. Return trip prices are from the DXB to LGW 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 LGW to DXB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 6 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking LGW 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 LGW to DXB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kiev (LGW > KBP > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $424
  • Average savings: $47 (9.98%)

See LGW to CPH flights

Hack #2: Copenhagen (LGW > CPH > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $426
  • Average savings: $45 (9.55%)

See LGW to KBP flights

Hack #3: Paris (LGW > CDG > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $462
  • Average savings: $9 (1.91%)

See LGW to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 39 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Baltic, atlasglobal, Austrian, Azerbaijan Airlines, Belavia, Blue Air, British Airways, CSA, EgyptAir, Emirates, flydubai, Georgian Airways, Iberia, Iraqi, Jazeera, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Pegasus, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian, RwandAir, Saudia, Smartwings, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, TAROM, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dubai International Airport to London Gatwick Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3401 miles or 5473 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGW to DXB flight is about 7 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from LGW to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LGW
Origination airport name London Gatwick Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.1
Longitude -0.2

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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