The cheapest times to fly from MCT to DXB are

  • July 16th to April 8th (except the weeks of July 30th 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 MCT to DXB is early October. Prices can be as high as $273 for Friday flights during mid April, or as low as $166 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Muscat (MCT) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $166 to $213 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $166. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid April, with an average price of $204. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $38 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $167 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCT to DXB flight.

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

MCT to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCT to DXB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Muscat. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.48, which is a bit above 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 MCT. 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 $16 (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 $168. Return trip prices are from the DXB to MCT 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 MCT to DXB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 22 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 MCT to DXB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Khasab Air Base Airport (KHS) in Khasab

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from DXB
  • Usually 8.38% less expensive than DXB
  • Nonstop flights available

See MCT to KHS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Air India, Air-India Express, Azerbaijan Airlines, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, flydubai, GoAir, Gulf Air, IndiGo, Korean Air, Kuwait Airways, MEA, Oman Air, Pakistan, Pegasus, Qantas, Royal Jordanian, SalamAir, Saudia, SpiceJet, SriLankan, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dubai International Airport to Muscat International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 215 miles or 346 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCT to DXB flight is about 1 hour 22 minutes.

How many flights go between Muscat and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 47 available flights from MCT to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MCT
Origination airport name Muscat International Airport
City Muscat
Country Oman
Latitude 23.6
Longitude 58.3

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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