The cheapest times to fly from MEM to DXB are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of March 5th)
  • August 20th 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 MEM to DXB is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1554 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $999 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Memphis, TN (MEM) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $1016 to $1394 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $1014. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1404. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $390 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1161 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEM to DXB flight.

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

MEM to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MEM to DXB flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Memphis. 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 $128 (9%) 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 $1147. Return trip prices are from the DXB to MEM 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 MEM 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 50 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Baltimore, MD (MEM > BWI > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1006
  • Average savings: $156 (13.39%)

See MEM to BWI flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (MEM > IAD > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1071
  • Average savings: $91 (7.8%)

See MEM to IAD flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (MEM > DCA > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1078
  • Average savings: $83 (7.17%)

See MEM to DCA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7693 miles or 12381 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEM to DXB flight is about 14 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Memphis, TN and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from MEM to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMEM
Origination airport nameMemphis International Airport
CityMemphis, TN
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeDXB
Destination airport nameDubai International Airport
Countrythe United Arab Emirates


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