Flights From Sydney (SYD) to Dubai (DXB) from AU$873

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Cheapest Flights from Sydney (SYD) to Dubai (DXB)

Airfares from Kingsford Smith Intl. to Dubai Intl. for one-way flights were as low as AU$873 and round trip flights were AU$1,420 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Sydney to Dubai Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Sydney (SYD) to Dubai (DXB)

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

Sydney to Dubai Information

Traveling From Kingsford Smith Intl.
Origin Airport Sydney
Origin Airport IATA Code SYD
Traveling To Dubai Intl.
Destination Airport Dubai
Destination Airport IATA Code DXB
Number of Airlines Serving 2
Average Flight Time 14 hours 25 mins
Direct Flight Time 14 hours 20 mins
Flight Price AU$1,420

Frequently asked questions

Can I take a flight from Mascot Airport to DXB right now?
If you’re flying from Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) to DXB and wish to avoid getting caught out, check our Covid-19 Travel Advisor prior to booking. It’s here you’ll discover important info on your destination’s quarantine and flying restrictions.
How long is the flight from Sydney Airport to Dubai Intl. Airport (DXB)?
Take whatever you need to pamper yourself when jetsetting from Sydney Airport to Dubai Airport. Taking an average of 17 hours, this flight is no small trip.
What airlines fly direct from SYD to Dubai Airport?
Emirates is the only airline offering nonstop flights between Sydney Airport and Dubai Airport, so book ahead. Your precious holidays should be easy. No drama. Chill. And it doesn’t get any more cruisy than one simple, direct flight.
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 Intl. Airport (DXB) 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 Intl. Airport (DXB) 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 SYD to Dubai Airport?
Fling your faithful thongs in your bag, write a ripper out-of-office reply and choof off to Dubai. Take your pick of 13 flights that service the route between SYD and DXB each week.
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 Saudia. 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.
How far in advance can I 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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Sydney to Dubai Flight Deals from AU$1,420

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 SYD to DXB. With heaps of cheap fares from Sydney, 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 Sydney  

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 Sydney from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Dubai in just 14 hour(s) and 20 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Dubai from Sydney 

Choose from 4 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$1,420 and rising to AU$1,760 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 Sydney to Dubai today!  

Find cheap airfares to Dubai from Sydney 

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 Sydney and Dubai
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in February)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

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Wotif is a super-easy way to find the best flight for you to Dubai. Get more bang for your buck on flight and hotel or car rental combos and download the free Wotif app to tap into exclusive deals. Book now with Wotif and have a great flight!


Great places to stay after flight from Sydney 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$100 per night from 18 Oct. to 19 Oct.
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Dubai. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a rooftop terrace. Our guests praise the restaurant and the helpful staff ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,058 reviews)
"Very friendly staff , guys very welcoming at breakfast, Convenient and we’ll run"

Reviewed on 1 Oct. 2022

Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai
Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai
4 out of 5
Airport Road, Casablanca Street, Al Garhoud, Dubai, 13018
The price is AU$138 per night from 9 Oct. to 10 Oct.
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in Dubai. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 4 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy beds ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,000 reviews)
"This place is a treasure. Affordable and lovely!"

Reviewed on 1 Oct. 2022

Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport, an IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport, an IHG Hotel
3 out of 5
Opp. Dubai Int'l Airport Terminal 3, PO Box 35257, Umm Ramool, Dubai
The price is AU$118 per night from 8 Oct. to 9 Oct.
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Dubai. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking. Our guests praise the breakfast in their reviews. Popular ...
3.9/5 Good! (1,000 reviews)
"A little far from the central areas"

Reviewed on 21 Sep. 2022

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.