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Cheap Flights to Dubai
|Popular in||February||High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||August||Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop|
|Average price||HK$ 4,294||Average for round-trip flights in August 2020|
|Round-trip from||HK$ 2,906||From Hong Kong to Dubai|
|One-way from||HK$ 468||One-way flight from Hong Kong to Dubai|
Cheapest prices for Dubai flights by month
When is the best time to fly to Dubai?
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HKG - DXB
HK$ 3,480 - HK$ 6,083
24 - 41 °C
0 - 8 mm
When is the best time to book a flight to Dubai?
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Dubai, you should look to book at least 60 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Dubai?
At the moment, Tuesday is the most economical day to take a flight to Dubai. Friday is likely to be the most costly.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to Dubai?
To get the best value, try booking a flight at midday when visiting Dubai. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the evening as these tend to have higher demand.
Often nicknamed the “Vegas of the Middle East”, Dubai is much more than a town filled with tacky hotels and flashing lights. Yes everything is here is larger than life and it’s true that some of its shopping malls verge on being slightly ostentatious. But if you look beyond its shiny exterior you’ll discover a tiny emirate that has everything you could ask for in a holiday. Miles of white sandy beaches provide great spots for a barbeque or for simply relaxing beneath a palm tree, while adrenaline-seekers can go para-sailing or jet skiing instead. And since most travellers taking flights to Dubai merely use it as a hub to stopover on route to Asia why not stay a few days – or a week – and explore all that this desert city has to offer.
Dubai’s shopping malls and souks surmount any in the region and are usually the first stop for travellers coming off their flights to Dubai. The Mall of the Emirates is the largest and has an indoor ski slope, the first of its kind in the Middle East; while Deira’s Gold Souq has an extensive selection of Indian and Arabian gold.
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Dubai is scorching hot and sunny, as you would expect from the desert. Summer days average 11 hours of sunshine a day with temperatures more than 37 degrees (Celsius). On the hottest days the temperature can reach 49 degrees. Evening temperatures drop to the 20s, but the humidity rises to an uncomfortable level.Between December and March, daytime temperatures range from the upper 20s to upper 30s, with evenings cooling down to the teens. Rainfall is limited, but what Dubai does get falls mostly from January to March.
Tourists usually choose to make their way through Dubai by taxi. The privately owned taxis are the only ones allowed at the airport and are not metered, so you will have to agree on a fare before departing. Metered taxis can be found everywhere else and will be beige-coloured with uniformed drivers. You can also get around by bus or the new metro system. Buses crisscross the city and routes are easy to decipher. Routes are printed in both Arabic and English and discounted tickets offer unlimited travel on one or both sides of Dubai Creek. Walking is the best way to see the older parts of Dubai, where you can visit the souqs and museums.
If you need to cross the Creek, abras (water taxis) are convenient and provide a nice view of the waterfront. Pay your fare once you’re afloat.