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Flights From Melbourne (MEL) to Dubai (DXB) from

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Melbourne to Dubai Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Dubai (DXB)

Work hard, travel harder! Wotif brings you the cheapest Melbourne to Dubai flights, making it possible to have a five star holiday without that five star price tag. Browse and compare our top MEL to DXB routes and airport options. So, go ahead and treat yourself, your sweetheart, or the kids to an unforgettable holiday this year.

Melbourne to Dubai Information

Traveling From Tullamarine
Origin Airport Melbourne
Origin Airport IATA Code MEL
Traveling To Dubai Intl.
Destination Airport Dubai
Destination Airport IATA Code DXB
Number of Airlines Serving 2
Average Flight Time 14 hours 0 mins
Direct Flight Time 14 hours 0 mins
Flight Price

FAQs about flights from Tullamarine (MEL) to Dubai Intl. (DXB)

Can I take a flight from Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine) to Dubai Airport (DXB-Dubai Intl.) right now?

The initial step in planning a flight from Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine) to Dubai Airport (DXB-Dubai Intl.) is to go to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Here, you'll find everything you need to know about quarantine, flying restrictions and other policies.

How long is the flight from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to Dubai Airport?

The trip from Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine) to Dubai Airport takes approximately 15 hours and 39 minutes. Make use of the long flight to arrange the first part of your getaway and catch up on some much-needed sleep.

What airlines fly direct from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to Dubai Airport?

Emirates is the only airline offering nonstop services between Tullamarine Airport (MEL) and Dubai Intl. Airport (DXB), so book your ticket ahead of time. Holidays should be zero fuss. And things don't get any more effortless than one simple, direct flight.

What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Dubai Airport (DXB-Dubai Intl.) due to COVID-19?

If your travel plans to Dubai Airport (DXB-Dubai Intl.) have been affected by COVID-19, you may be able to make a no-change-fee cancellation and score a credit that you can use on another flight. Sign in to your Wotif account to see if your booking is eligible. If you still have questions, our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more info.

Does Wotif offer flights with flexible change policies?

Some airlines offer the option to change your Dubai Airport (DXB-Dubai Intl.) flight without a fee. That way, you won't get stung with extra costs — but you'll have to pay any difference between the old flight and the new one. Stress less by keeping your eye out for the "no change fees" filter when you book.

How many flights are there from Tullamarine Airport to Dubai Intl. Airport (DXB)?

Can you hear that? It's the sweet, sweet sound of your plane taking off to Dubai. All you need to do is lock in one of the 5 daily flights from Tullamarine Airport to Dubai Intl. Airport (DXB).

If I'm planning to fly, what are some airlines that have COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules?

There are many airlines that have social distancing rules and use COVID-19 measures, including Emirates, flydubai and SpiceJet. Now you can take that long overdue holiday with confidence knowing that strategies, which may include electrostatic cleaning and providing passenger masks, are in place.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Here's an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Tuesday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday though; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

Guess what? Boring old Thursday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights purchased on a Thursday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on a Sunday also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Tuesday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you're booking early in the week.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2020, our data shows March is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of June can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it's best to get in early if June is your preferred travel month.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Wotif up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to Wotif's 2020 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 4 weeks to 3 months prior to travel.

How can I save money on flights?

Looking for clever ways to save on your next trip? Try mixing and matching airlines and fare types. Our data tells us, travellers who booked flights on Wotif in 2020 saved close to 50% off their airfare, when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Melbourne to Dubai Flight Deals from

Considering a quick trip to Dubai, but not sure which is the best route for you? Well, you’re in luck! Wotif has done the hard work, so all you need to do is check out these flights from MEL to DXB. With heaps of cheap fares from Melbourne, we guarantee you’ll be arriving to your holiday destination in style without emptying your bank account in the process.

It’s easy to book flights to Dubai from Melbourne  

For a huge choice of flights, simply enter your travel dates and hit search and we’ll hunt out fantastic deals on one-way, return and multi-city airfares to Dubai from Melbourne from different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Dubai in just 14 hour(s) and 0 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Dubai from Melbourne 

Choose from 2 flights a day on average, with prices starting at and rising to depending on the cabin class, travel dates, and airline carrier. And if you’re up for a last-minute getaway, you can get great deals on flights from Melbourne to Dubai today!  

Find cheap airfares to Dubai from Melbourne 

Here are our insider tips for bagging a flight bargain: 

  • Look for midweek flights and late night, early morning arrival and departure times
  • Check out other airports near Melbourne and Dubai
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in )
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

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Great places to stay after flight from Melbourne to Dubai

Premier Inn Dubai International Airport
Premier Inn Dubai International Airport
3 out of 5
Opposite Terminal 3, via Street 52b, Dubai International Airport, Dubai
The price is AU$41 per night from 30 Jul. to 30 Jul.
Located in Garhoud, this hotel is 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Dubai Festival City Mall and 2.5 mi (3.9 km) from City Centre Deira. Dubai Tennis Stadium is 2.3 mi (3.7 ...
4.1/5Very Good! (17 reviews)
"Close to airport, shuttle service, very clean and new, very friendly staff"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Premier Inn Dubai International Airport
Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport, an IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport, an IHG Hotel
2 out of 5
Opp. Dubai Int'l Airport Terminal 3, PO Box 35257, Umm Ramool, Dubai
The price is AU$50 per night from 31 Jul. to 31 Jul.
Located in Garhoud, this hotel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Dubai Tennis Stadium, Dubai Festival City Mall and City Centre Deira. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club ...
3.7/5Good! (12 reviews)
"Very clean. Quiet. Convenient. Lovely staff. Great breakfast"

Reviewed on 14 Dec. 2019

Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport, an IHG Hotel
Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre
Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre
5 out of 5
Airport Road, P O Box 10001, Dubai
The price is AU$135 per night from 1 Aug. to 1 Aug.
Located in Garhoud, this luxury hotel is 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from City Centre Deira and 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Dubai Festival City Mall. Dubai Creek and BurJuman Mall ...
4.3/5Excellent! (6 reviews)
"We had an e vel lent experience with organising a tour with the travel desk."

Reviewed on 6 Oct. 2019

Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on from , as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.