The cheapest times to fly from MEX to DXB are

  • January 22nd to June 10th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 9th)
  • November 5th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 12th and November 26th)

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 MEX to DXB is late April. Prices can be as high as $2140 for Friday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $1018 for Wednesday flights around late April.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Mexico City (MEX) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $1024 to $1880 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $1117. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1869. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $752 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1253 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEX to DXB flight.

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

MEX to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MEX to DXB flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Mexico City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DXB, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into MEX. 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 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1305. Return trip prices are from the DXB to MEX 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 MEX 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 17 hour 0 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Houston, TX (MEX > IAH > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1061
  • Average savings: $192 (15.32%)

See MEX to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (MEX > JFK > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1073
  • Average savings: $180 (14.37%)

See MEX to IAH flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (MEX > MIA > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1074
  • Average savings: $179 (14.29%)

See MEX to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Dubai International Airport to Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8902 miles or 14326 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEX to DXB flight is about 17 hour 0 minutes.

How many flights go between Mexico City and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from MEX to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MEX
Origination airport name Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport
City Mexico City
Country Mexico
Latitude 19.4
Longitude -99.1

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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