The cheapest times to fly from LHR to DXB are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to June 24th (except the week of May 21st)
  • September 10th to September 30th
  • October 29th to December 2nd

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 LHR to DXB is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $764 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $381 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from London (LHR) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $395 to $595 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $399. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $656. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $258 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $425 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LHR to DXB flight.

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

LHR to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LHR 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 $0.08, 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 to Dubai, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to London. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $33 (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 $438. Return trip prices are from the DXB to LHR 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 LHR 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 8 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 LHR to DXB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) in Abu Dhabi

  • 72 miles (116 km) away from DXB
  • Usually 3.65% less expensive than DXB
  • Nonstop flights available

See LHR to AUH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 37 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Algerie, Air Astana, Air France, Air India, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Austrian, Azerbaijan Airlines, British Airways, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Eurowings, Finnair, flydubai, Gulf Air, Jazeera, Kenya Airways, KLM, Kuwait Airways, LOT, Lufthansa, MEA, Oman Air, Pakistan, Qantas, Royal Jordanian, S7, Saudia, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, TAROM, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3416 miles or 5498 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LHR to DXB flight is about 7 hour 8 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 100 available flights from LHR to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LHR
Origination airport name London Heathrow Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.5
Longitude -0.5

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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