The cheapest times to fly from LYS to DXB are

  • January 8th to March 18th (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 14th to June 24th
  • September 3rd to October 7th
  • October 29th 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 LYS to DXB is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $709 for Friday flights during mid August, or as low as $317 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Lyon (LYS) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $331 to $588 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 $339. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $666. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $327 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $387 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LYS to DXB flight.

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

LYS to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LYS to DXB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lyon. 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 fly to DXB, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into LYS. 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 $36 (8%) 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 $382. Return trip prices are from the DXB to LYS 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 LYS to DXB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 34 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 26 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Algerie, Air France, Alitalia, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Eurowings, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Pegasus, Royal Air Maroc, Saudia, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dubai International Airport to Lyon Saint Exupery Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3099 miles or 4987 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LYS to DXB flight is about 6 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Lyon and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from LYS to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LYS
Origination airport name Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
City Lyon
Country France
Latitude 45.7
Longitude 5.1

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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