The cheapest times to fly from MCI to DXB are

  • January 1st to March 18th
  • August 27th 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 MCI to DXB is early December. Prices can be as high as $1824 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $949 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Kansas City, MO (MCI) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $959 to $1403 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $966. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1458. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $493 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1200 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCI to DXB flight.

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

MCI to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCI to DXB flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Kansas City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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 $136 (10%) 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 $1127. Return trip prices are from the DXB to MCI 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 MCI to DXB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 37 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Boston, MA (MCI > BOS > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1003
  • Average savings: $197 (16.42%)

See MCI to BOS flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (MCI > SFO > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1051
  • Average savings: $149 (12.42%)

See MCI to SFO flights

Hack #3: London (MCI > LHR > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1055
  • Average savings: $145 (12.05%)

See MCI to LHR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Fiji Airways, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Jordanian, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dubai International Airport to Kansas City International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7576 miles or 12192 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCI to DXB flight is about 14 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Kansas City, MO and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from MCI to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MCI
Origination airport name Kansas City International Airport
City Kansas City, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.3
Longitude -94.7

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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