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

Airfares from Tullamarine to Dubai Intl. for one-way flights were as low as AU$868 and round trip flights were AU$1,431 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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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
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Origin Airport IATA Code
Traveling To
Dubai Intl.
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Number of Airlines Serving
Average Flight Time
14 hours 48 mins
Direct Flight Time
13 hours 50 mins
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Frequently asked questions

Can I take a flight from Tullamarine Airport to Dubai Intl. Airport (DXB) right now?
If you’re travelling from Tullamarine Airport to DXB and wish to avoid getting caught out, check the Covid-19 Travel Advisor before booking. Here, you’ll discover any and all important info on this destination’s flying restrictions and quarantine.
How long is the flight from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to Dubai Airport?
Make sure you pack all your little creature comforts when heading from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to Dubai Airport. With an average travel time of 16 hours, this long-haul flight is no small jaunt.
What airlines fly direct from Tullamarine Airport to Dubai Intl. Airport (DXB)?
Stale, expensive sandwiches, metal chairs … Stopovers can be a drag. But you won’t have to put up with any of that if you book your seat with Emirates. The airline offers direct flights from MEL to DXB.
What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Dubai Intl. Airport (DXB) due to COVID-19?
If your travel plans to Dubai Airport 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 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.
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 IndiGo. Now you can take that long overdue vacation 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: Monday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2021, we found that flights departing on a Monday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Saturday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Thursday 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? It turns out that early in the week is the best time to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2021, we found that flights purchased on a Monday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on the weekend also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Friday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you’re booking on that day.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2021, our data shows February is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of December 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 December 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 2021 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing just 1 week prior to travel.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.
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Melbourne to Dubai Flight Deals from AU$1,431

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 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Dubai in just 13 hour(s) and 50 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Dubai from Melbourne 

Choose from 6 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$1,431 and rising to AU$1,895 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 March)
  • 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$118 per night from 10 Oct to 11 Oct
per night
10 Oct - 11 Oct
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Dubai. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a rooftop terrace. Our guests praise the bar and the property condition ...
8.6/10 Excellent! (1,392 reviews)
"Great Great friendly place"

Reviewed on 30 Sep. 2023

Premier Inn Dubai International Airport
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$308 per night from 13 Oct to 14 Oct
per night
13 Oct - 14 Oct
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Dubai. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and 5 outdoor pools. Popular attractions Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa are located nearby. ...
9/10 Wonderful! (1,004 reviews)
"Nothing out of the ordinary , hotel is getting older but still decent stay. Staff is really great."

Reviewed on 26 Sep. 2023

Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre
Aloft Dubai Airport
Aloft Dubai Airport
4 out of 5
Airport Road, Al Garhoud, Next to Airport Terminal 1, Dubai
The price is AU$141 per night from 7 Oct to 8 Oct
per night
7 Oct - 8 Oct
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in Dubai. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and breakfast. Popular attractions Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa are located ...
8.6/10 Excellent! (227 reviews)
"The room was very comfortable, bed was good and comfortable. Room quiet"

Reviewed on 30 Sep. 2023

Aloft Dubai Airport
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.