Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Dubai (DXB)

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The best prices from San Diego to Dubai are usually found in February or January, booked 56 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to Dubai (DXB)

SAN - DXB
Price
$963 - $1,500
DXB
Temperature
75.2 - 105.8 °F
DXB
Rainfall
0 - 0.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$963

From San Diego to Dubai

One-way from

$691

One-way flight from San Diego to Dubai

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Diego to Dubai?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Dubai. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Diego to Dubai?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 10% on flights from San Diego to Dubai compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,022. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,127.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Dubai (SAN - DXB)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Diego to Dubai in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 7% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Dubai in February, March 2021

2 Mar - 22 Mar
$773pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
2 Mar - 23 Mar
$782pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
14 Mar - 20 Apr
$787pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Dubai 2021 flight deals

2 Mar - 22 Mar
$773pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
2 Mar - 23 Mar
$782pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
14 Mar - 20 Apr
$787pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to Dubai

2 Mar - 22 Mar
$773pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
2 Mar - 23 Mar
$782pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
7 Mar - 11 Apr
$787pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Dubai from San Diego

10:31 am - 8:25 pm
SWISS
2 Stops
21h 54m
SAN - DXB
SWISS
$691
Flights by SU
3:00 am - 7:15 pm
Delta
2 Stops
29h 15m
SAN - DXB
Delta
$811
Delta
4:40 pm - 3:25 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
35h 45m
SAN - DXB
Multiple Airlines
$1,056
Travelgenio

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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Dubai

Are flight prices decreasing from San Diego to Dubai due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both San Diego and Dubai for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Diego to Dubai Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from San Diego to Dubai Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from San Diego to Dubai Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Delta, Lufthansa, and Emirates flying from San Diego to Dubai Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from San Diego to Dubai for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Dubai for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $773, but on average you can expect to pay $950.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to Dubai for under $800 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from San Diego to Dubai, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Dubai for under $800?

There are currently 19+ open flights from San Diego to Dubai within the next 7 days for less than $800.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from San Diego to Dubai Intl was viewed by 26 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in San Diego or Dubai?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in San Diego is roughly greater than that of Dubai. You can assume this to be the case over the next 11 days.

Is San Diego weather warmer or cooler than Dubai?

With an average temperature of 106 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Dubai are hotter than in San Diego.

How long is the flight from San Diego to Dubai?

Emirates and Qatar Airways can get you from San Diego to Dubai in just under 20h 05m. Your travel time can differ by up to 11h 18m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Diego to Dubai round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Diego to Dubai round-trip from $950. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Emirates. Qatar Airways is currently priced 17% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Diego to Dubai one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $691 on SWISS. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $811 and Emirates from $1,037 one-way.

Alternative routes for San Diego to Dubai

Destination information for Dubai

Today's exchange rate
$1 = AED 3.68
Average temperature for February in Dubai
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Dubai
0.1 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Dubai

Top 4 airlines flying from San Diego to Dubai

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
$838 $949 No cancel fee N/A
Lufthansa
$969 $1,180 No cancel fee 76%
United Airlines
$926 $1,290 No cancel fee 69%
Emirates
$1,044 $1,420 No cancel fee 75%
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