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Manchester to Dubai flights

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Departure Mon, 28 Sep Return Mon, 05 Oct
MAN Manchester
DXB Dubai
return from £357
Departure Thu, 15 Oct Return Wed, 21 Oct
MAN Manchester
DXB Dubai
return from £362
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From stunning attractions, luxury hotels to exciting activities, Dubai has something for everyone.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 4.78 AED
British Pound Sterling United Arab Emirates Dirham
1 AED = 0.21 GBP
Last checked on 18 September 2020
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Dubai are 58% cheaper than in Manchester.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Dubai is 48% cheaper than a meal in Manchester.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 1% more expensive in Dubai than in Manchester.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 40% more expensive in Dubai than in Manchester.

Manchester airports
  • ( Manchester International (MAN)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
  • ( Birmingham Intl (BHX)
    How far from city centre: 74 miles
  • ( Liverpool John Lennon (LPL)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
Dubai airports
  • ( Dubai International Airport (DXB)
    How far from city centre: 12 miles
  • ( Al Maktoum International (DWC)
    How far from city centre: 13 miles
  • ( Sharjah International Airport (SHJ)
    How far from city centre: 20 miles
  • ( Dubai Creek Spb (DCG)
    How far from city centre: 12 miles
  • ( Jebel Ali Free Zone (ZJF)
    How far from city centre: 10 miles
  • ( Minhad Ab (NHD)
    How far from city centre: 31 miles
K Distance: 3517 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from Manchester

With a blend of cultural heritage, history and sporting prominence, Manchester is definitely a must-visit destination. With a wide variety of exciting sporting events, tourists visit from all over the world to participate, especially to watch the city's football teams play with their opponents.

Underlined by Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester is the third largest city in England and is typically considered to be the capital of the North, due to its size. The bustling metropolis is located in the northwest of England. Manchester Airport is the main airport serving the city and its surrounding areas. Flights from Manchester to Dubai are operated by several airlines from Manchester Airport.

Getting to Manchester airport

Manchester Airport (MAN) is one of the busiest airports in the UK. The airport is the main gateway and hub in northwest of England. The airport consists of three passenger terminals, which are dotted with modern amenities and handle arrivals and departures. Emirates operate non-stop Manchester Dubai flights from Manchester Airport several times a day.

Getting to the airport from the city is easy. Manchester Airport is well-connected to the city by rail and by road. For an easy and quick journey, you can opt for a train ride with Northern Rail or First TransPennine rail services. You can also get a bus or taxi for transfer from the city centre.

Arriving to Dubai

Dubai provides visitors and tourists an opportunity to sample the Arabian culture and a wide variety of activities all through the year. With year-round sunshine, Dubai is always amazing for sun, sand, beaches and adventurous activities. Experience the rich culture, hospitality and authentic traditions that Dubai offers.

The cosmopolitan city is home to the biggest and finest attractions, such as the tallest building in the world, Burj Khalifa, and the biggest indoor theme park in the world, Ferrari World. Explore the city, indulge in a desert adventure, marvel at several skyscrapers, and visit its museums and art galleries to discover its history and numerous art collections.

How to get to the city centre

Flights to Dubai from Manchester land at Dubai International Airport (DXB), which is one of the largest and most beautiful airports in the world. The airport serves millions of passengers every day. The airport is a booming metropolis on its own, well-equipped with high-tech amenities and magnificent architecture.

Getting to the city centre from Dubai Airport is easy. There are several transport options to any part of the city. You can opt for Dubai Metro which connects terminal 1 and 3 to the city or hop on an air-conditioned Airport Shuttle Bus for a ride to the city. You can also take a taxi, which is a popular option to transfer you to your destination.

Frequent asked questions about flights from Manchester to Dubai

How is COVID-19 affecting flights from Manchester to Dubai?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions United Arab Emirates may apply when travelling from Manchester. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Manchester to Dubai at Opodo?
Our search engines have found flights from 357€ for the route Manchester - Dubai. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Dubai expensive to visit compared to Manchester?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Dubai costs an average of 2.52 GBP, 1% more expensive than Manchester, with a fare of 2.50 GBP, while train tickets costs 58% less in Dubai: 1.26 GBP against 3.00 GBP in Manchester. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 6.99 GBP in Dubai, 48% less than the 13.50 GBP in Manchester. The price of the coffee is around 40% more expensive in Dubai, with an average of 3.91 GBP , while in Manchester the coffee costs 2.80 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Manchester to Dubai?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from Manchester to Dubai are December, November and October.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Manchester to Dubai?
The best time of the year to go to Dubai when flying from Manchester depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1 month to fly to  Dubai from Manchester in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by February and April. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period June, May and September are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Manchester -  Dubai.
How long does the flight take to go from Manchester to Dubai?
The total flight time between Manchester and Dubai is of around 07:50 hours on average, considering an average distance of 5,821 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in oter cities in between).
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