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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Dubai

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Dubai (DXB)

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to DXB flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Dubai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Dubai.
MEL - DXB
Price
$987 - $1,702
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Temperature
24 - 41 °C
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Precipitation
0 - 8 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

Round-trip from

$987

From Melbourne to Dubai

One-way from

$950

One-way flight from Melbourne 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 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 on the cost of your flight from Melbourne to Dubai, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 20% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,432 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,446.

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 $1,251. You can even find prices in March for less than $1,251, as users have found deals to Dubai from as low as $897. 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 47%.

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

When flying from Melbourne to Dubai, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 17% versus a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Dubai in July, August 2021

The best prices found for MEL to DXB flights in July, August
1 Aug - 4 Aug
$2,522pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
1 Aug - 4 Aug
$2,601pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
2 Aug - 9 Aug
$2,695pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Dubai 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Dubai from Melbourne found for this year
15 Sep - 18 Mar
$1,399pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
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DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
15 Sep - 19 Mar
$1,457pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
15 Sep - 19 Mar
$1,557pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Direct flights to Dubai from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Dubai direct flight deals
15 Sep - 18 Mar
$7,471pp
MEL
Melbourne
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Dubai

Late deals on return flights to Dubai from Melbourne, departing today and this week
8 Aug - 16 Aug
$2,743pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
8 Aug - 16 Aug
$2,823pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
8 Aug - 16 Aug
$3,048pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Dubai from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Dubai
18:55 - 17:10
Qatar Airways
1 stop
28h 15m
MEL - DXB
Qatar Airways
$951
CheapFaresNow
17:15 - 01:15
Qantas Airways
Direct
14h 00m
MEL - DXB
Qantas Airways
$1,133
Travelgenio
17:15 - 01:15
Emirates
Direct
14h 00m
MEL - DXB
Emirates
$1,139
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Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Dubai

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Dubai for under $1,497 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Dubai for under $1,497. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,399, but on average you can expect to pay $4,244.

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.

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.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Dubai for under $7,487 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Melbourne to Dubai under $7,487. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Dubai is less than $7,471.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Dubai for under $2,859?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Melbourne to Dubai within the next 7 days for less than $2,859.

How popular is this flight route?

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

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Dubai?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Melbourne is typically greater than that of Dubai. We can gather that this will continue over the next 15 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Dubai?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 41 °Cs in July, on average. The temperature in Dubai is generally hotter than in Melbourne. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Melbourne to Dubai?

Airlines like Qantas Airways, Emirates, and Qatar Airways fly from Melbourne to Dubai in about 14h. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 14h 15m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, Qantas Airways ($1,457), Turkish Airlines ($7,217), and Emirates ($7,471) offers the cheapest pricing from Melbourne to Dubai.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Qatar Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $946. Qantas Airways flights start at $1,133 while deals on Emirates start at $1,138 one-way.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Dubai

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Dubai

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to Dubai.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = AED 2.70
Flight duration
13h 40m
Average temperature for August in Dubai
41.0 °C
Avg rainfall for August in Dubai
2.0 mm

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing Dubai

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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Cebu Pacific
$403 $648 No cancel fee 64%
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China Eastern
$526 $679 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Philippine Airlines
$586 $736 No cancel fee 60%
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Royal Brunei Airlines
$516 $740 No cancel fee 84%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Royal Brunei Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Air China
$537 $746 No cancel fee 67%
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Etihad Airways
$613 $826 No cancel fee 75%
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SriLankan Airlines
$732 $908 No cancel fee 68%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by SriLankan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Singapore Airlines
$627 $960 No cancel fee 81%
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China Southern
$539 $962 No cancel fee 69%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Southern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Emirates
$677 $989 No cancel fee 75%
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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Dubai

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Weekly flight availability
from Melbourne to Dubai
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to Dubai.
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Wednesday
2 daily flights
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2 daily flights
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