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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.

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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 10 mins
Direct Flight Time 14 hours 10 mins
Flight Price

FAQs about flights from Kingsford Smith Intl. (SYD) to Dubai Intl. (DXB)

Can I take a flight from Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) to Dubai Airport (DXB-Dubai Intl.) right now?

The Covid-19 Travel Advisor is the place to go for important info on Dubai Airport (DXB-Dubai Intl.) quarantine and flying restrictions. Look before you fly to avoid getting caught out.

How long is the flight from SYD to Dubai Airport?

The typical flight from Sydney Airport to Dubai Airport takes about 16 hours and 52 minutes. Board with whatever creature comforts you need to pass the time without getting restless.

What airlines fly direct from Mascot Airport to DXB?

Emirates is the only airline offering nonstop services between Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) and DXB, so book ahead. Your precious holidays should be zero fuss. And things don't get any easier 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 Sydney Airport to Dubai Airport?

Hear that? It's the sweet-as sound of your plane on its way to Dubai. All you have to do is choose one of the 6 flights that operate daily from Sydney Airport to Dubai Airport (DXB-Dubai Intl.).

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.

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 holiday with confidence knowing that strategies, which may include electrostatic cleaning and providing passenger masks, are in place.

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Great places to stay after flight from Sydney to Dubai

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$55 per night from 7 Jul. to 7 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$140 per night from 4 Jul. to 4 Jul.
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
Flora Inn Hotel Dubai Airport
Flora Inn Hotel Dubai Airport
4 out of 5
Airport Road, Garhoud, Dubai
The price is AU$57 per night from 1 Jul. to 1 Jul.
This family-friendly Dubai hotel is located near the airport, within 1 mi (2 km) of Dubai Tennis Stadium and City Centre Deira. Dubai Creek and Dubai Festival ...
4/5Very Good! (3 reviews)
"Staff was extreanly cooperetive and looked after us very well. Reception managers and cleaners and other staff was awesome. Rooms were clean , spacious and well maintained. Only issue the hotel was not close to most of eateries."

Reviewed on 3 Dec. 2019

Flora Inn Hotel 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.