Cheap flights from Melbourne to Dubai

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The best prices from Melbourne to Dubai Intl are usually found in March or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Dubai

All the information you need to plan the best ME1 to DXB flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Dubai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Dubai.

ME1 - DXB

Price

$725 - $1,250

DXB

Temperature

18 - 35 °C

DXB

Precipitation

10 - 40 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

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

Average price

$1,012

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$968

From Melbourne to Dubai Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Dubai?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 11% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

To save up to 14% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 60 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Melbourne to Dubai from $1,174 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,237 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Dubai?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Dubai from Melbourne average $1,160. You can even find prices in March for less than $1,160, as users have found deals to Dubai from as low as $832. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Dubai from Melbourne. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 43%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Dubai (ME1 - DXB)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Melbourne to Dubai in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 17% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Dubai in October, November 2021

The best prices found for Melbourne to DXB flights in October, November
27 Oct. - 3 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

14h 00m
DXB

Dubai Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 20m
$1,318

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

9 Nov. - 15 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

23h 20m
DXB

Dubai Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 20m
$1,345

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/10/21

16 Nov. - 22 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

19h 00m
DXB

Dubai Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 20m
$1,346

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

Melbourne to Dubai 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Dubai from Melbourne found for this year
27 Oct. - 3 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

14h 00m
DXB

Dubai Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 20m
$1,318

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

9 Nov. - 15 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

23h 20m
DXB

Dubai Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 20m
$1,345

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/10/21

16 Nov. - 22 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

19h 00m
DXB

Dubai Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 20m
$1,346

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

Direct flights to Dubai from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Dubai direct flight deals
16 Jan. - 11 Apr.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

14h 10m
DXB

Dubai Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 10m
$1,302

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 26/10/21

9 Feb. - 12 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

14h 10m
DXB

Dubai Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 20m
$1,305

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

24 Jan. - 30 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

14h 10m
DXB

Dubai Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 20m
$1,329

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Dubai

Late deals on return flights to Dubai from Melbourne, departing today and this week
3 Nov. - 24 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

14h 10m
DXB

Dubai Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 20m
$1,441

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

3 Nov. - 25 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

35h 55m
DXB

Dubai Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

35h 45m
$1,502

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 24/10/21

2 Nov. - 8 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

23h 20m
DXB

Dubai Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 20m
$1,541

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/10/21

One-way flights to Dubai Intl from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Dubai
7 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

36h 55m
$1,006

Cathay Pacific

View Deal

Deal found 23/10/21

11 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

47h 25m
$1,010

Finnair

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

11 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

47h 25m
$1,011

Finnair

View Deal

Deal found 23/10/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Dubai flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Dubai from Melbourne?

Dubai Intl (DXB) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Melbourne to Dubai. You should not have trouble finding flights to Dubai Intl from Melbourne; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Melbourne per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 14 airlines have flights to the Dubai airport from Melbourne. It is only a 10.9 km journey from Dubai Intl (DXB) to Dubai’s city centre.

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

Emirates, Royal Brunei Airlines, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Philippine Airlines and Etihad Airways are some 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 travellers flying from Melbourne to Dubai Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Dubai for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Dubai for under $1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Philippine Airlines for just $1,243, but on average you can expect to pay $1,343.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Dubai for under $1,400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne to Dubai under $1,400. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Dubai is less than $1,462.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Dubai for under $1,500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne to Dubai within the next 7 days for less than $1,500.

How popular is this Melbourne to Dubai flight route?

Within the past month, 6,339 users have taken a look at flights from Melbourne to Dubai Intl.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne to Dubai return?

Currently priced at $1,243, Philippine Airlines will fly you from Melbourne to Dubai and back. In addition to Philippine Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Emirates and Qantas Airways - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $1,302 and $1,334, respectively.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Cathay Pacific, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $1,006. However, be on the lookout for offers from Finnair and Singapore Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Melbourne to Dubai for a low price.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne to Dubai?

Before booking your flight from Melbourne to Dubai, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Cebu Pacific, Royal Brunei Airlines or Air China.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Dubai?

The cheapest flight price from Melbourne to Dubai is $488. On average you can expect to pay $2,143. The most popular route, (Melbourne - Dubai Intl), can usually be booked for $1,243.

Other flights to Dubai

Can I fly to Dubai Intl from Melbourne right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Dubai Intl

Most visitors from Melbourne need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Dubai Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Dubai Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Dubai Intl.

Can I fly back to Melbourne from Dubai Intl?

Returning to Melbourne from Dubai Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Dubai Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Dubai Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

Top 10 airlines flying from Melbourne to Dubai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Dubai choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Cebu Pacific
Cheapest$538
Average$866
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time64%
COVID-19 safety
Royal Brunei Airlines
Cheapest$689
Average$988
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time84%
COVID-19 safety
China Eastern
Cheapest$703
Average$907
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Air China
Cheapest$717
Average$997
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
China Southern
Cheapest$720
Average$1,284
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Philippine Airlines
Cheapest$783
Average$982
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time60%
COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
Cheapest$818
Average$1,103
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
Cheapest$837
Average$1,282
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$905
Average$1,321
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
SriLankan Airlines
Cheapest$978
Average$1,212
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Dubai

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