The cheapest times to fly from STN to DXB are

  • January 1st to March 18th
  • September 3rd to December 16th

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 STN to DXB is late January. Prices can be as high as $3776 for Saturday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $269 for Thursday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from London (STN) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $283 to $1660 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $288. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $2164. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1877 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $520 can be considered a good price for a round-trip STN to DXB flight.

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

STN to DXB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the STN to DXB flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DXB, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into STN. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Dubai, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to London. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $97 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $753. Return trip prices are from the DXB to STN 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 STN to DXB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 5 minutes may be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Copenhagen (STN > CPH > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $417
  • Average savings: $104 (19.9%)

See STN to OTP flights

Hack #2: Bucharest (STN > OTP > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $428
  • Average savings: $92 (17.69%)

See STN to CPH flights

Hack #3: Oslo (STN > OSL > DXB)

  • Price for both tickets: $447
  • Average savings: $73 (14.04%)

See STN to OSL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air Moldova, Air Transat, Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Eurowings, Lufthansa, Pegasus, Qantas, SAS, SWISS, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dubai International Airport to London Stansted Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3392 miles or 5459 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop STN to DXB flight is about 7 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Dubai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from STN to DXB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code STN
Origination airport name London Stansted Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.9
Longitude 0.2

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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