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The best prices from San Francisco to Dubai are usually found in February or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Dubai (DXB)

SFO - DXB
Price
$901 - $1,493
DXB
Temperature
75.2 - 105.8 °F
DXB
Rainfall
0 - 0.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

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

Round-trip from

$901

From San Francisco to Dubai

One-way from

$739

One-way flight from San Francisco 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 Francisco to Dubai?

Flying to your destination on a Friday 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 Francisco to Dubai?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 23 days in advance to save up to 18% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 23 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from San Francisco to Dubai 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,203, or $1,448 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Dubai?

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Dubai from San Francisco. Users have commonly found prices around $1,203 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $930. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Dubai (SFO - DXB)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Francisco to Dubai in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 37% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Dubai in September, October 2020

The best prices found for SFO to DXB flights for September, October
25 Oct - 13 Nov
$823pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
SWISS
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
26 Oct - 8 Nov
$856pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
28 Oct - 3 Nov
$857pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Dubai 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Dubai from San Francisco found for this year
31 Dec - 9 Jan
$803pp
SFO
San Francisco
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
25 Oct - 13 Nov
$823pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
SWISS
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
9 Dec - 18 Dec
$830pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
SWISS
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Dubai

Late deals on round-trip flights to Dubai from San Francisco, departing today and this week
10 Oct - 18 Jan
$901pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
8 Oct - 26 Nov
$915pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
SWISS
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
8 Oct - 27 Nov
$919pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Dubai from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Dubai
4:35 am - 7:10 pm
Lufthansa
2 Stops
27h 35m
SFO - DXB
Lufthansa
$739
KAYAK
5:00 am - 3:30 am
British Airways
2 Stops
35h 30m
SFO - DXB
British Airways
$787
Ovago
7:00 pm - 11:45 am
Ethiopian Air
2 Stops
29h 45m
SFO - DXB
Ethiopian Air
$806
JustFly

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Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to Dubai flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Dubai

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco 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 Francisco 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Dubai for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Cathay Pacific for just $751, but on average you can expect to pay $821.

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

There are no nonstop flights from San Francisco 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 Francisco to Dubai for under $1,000?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Dubai within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to Dubai Intl have been viewed 141 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Dubai?

In San Francisco, there will be same rainfall in San Francisco compared to Dubai over the next 3 days.

Is San Francisco 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 Francisco.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Dubai?

Airlines like Turkish Airlines, Major Airline, and Lufthansa fly from San Francisco to Dubai in about 18h 50m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 1h 15m. 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 Francisco to Dubai round-trip?

Cathay Pacific, at $751, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Francisco to Dubai.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Turkish Airlines and Major Airline. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Dubai for 31% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Lufthansa, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $721. However, be on the lookout for offers from Delta and British Airways, as they are both options that can get you from San Francisco to Dubai for a low price.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Dubai

Destination information for Dubai

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to Dubai
Today's exchange rate
$1 = AED 3.68
Average temperature for September in Dubai
102.2 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Dubai
0.0 ″

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