Best time to go: what is the RIGHT price for a round-trip flight to Dubai (from: New York City)

The average price to go to Dubai from New York City airport is $ 975 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 808 (in november) and $ 1279 (in august), which is a saving of $ 168 or a surplus of $ 304 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $652 to $706 and it is generally more economical to leave on a wednesday and return on a tuesday on a flight with 1 or more layovers.

Be careful, the cheapest months may correspond to unfavorable weather periods . Check out our page best time to go to Dubai before booking your flight.

If you want to know when to book your flight at the best price, go straight to the second part of this page: When to buy your New York City-Dubai plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 78016 airfare prices from previous years for flights to Dubai from New York City and can thus establish precise and credible price variation trends based on different parameters. Of course, prices can vary from year to year, but the seasonal aspect of this data (recurrence of school holidays, events... from year to year) makes these statistics quite reliable.

Average price depending on the departure month

Data analysis:

By leaving in november, the price of the plane ticket will statistically be the cheapest ($ 808, saving $ 168 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 975). Conversely, august will be the most expensive ($ 1279).

Flight New York City-Dubai: when is the best time to go for the best price?

Month Average price Our opinion
January $ 880 good price
February $ 851 good price
March $ 834 good price
April $ 894 good price
May $ 906 good price
June $ 1152 high price
July $ 1262 high price
August $ 1279
very high price
September $ 907 good price
October $ 867 good price
November $ 808
very good price
December $ 1058 fair price

Price breakdown to travel from New York City to Dubai

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from New York City to Dubai range from $542 to $1520. 5% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $543 to $597), 1% at the maximum price (from $1466 to $1520). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $652 to $706 (11% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the New York City->Dubai flight

There are 10 companies that serve New York City from Dubai airport: Emirates, Saudia, Kuwait Airways, United, Royal Jordanian, Turkish Airlines, Swiss, Air France, Lufthansa and KLM.

Data analysis:

Of the 78016 flights analyzed in previous years, Emirates was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (42% of the time) on the New York City->Dubai route.

Direct flight or flight with layover?

Data analysis:

To get the best price for the New York City-Dubai flight, you should take a flight with one or more layovers (you will save an average of $ 442 compared to a direct flight).

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, New York City-Dubai flights departing on a wednesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a wednesday as your departure date, you can save an average of $20. On the other hand, departing on a saturday may cost you an additional $40.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from Dubai to New York City departing on a tuesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a tuesday for your return date, you will save an average of $41. Conversely, departing from Dubai on a saturday may cost you an additional $46.

Top prices New York City-Dubai

Round tripDatesPrice
New York City → Dubai13-01 to 20-01-2024$ 684 
New York City → Dubai03-02 to 07-02-2024$ 686 
New York City → Dubai15-02 to 24-02-2024$ 739 
New York City → Dubai02-03 to 23-03-2024$ 638 
New York City → Dubai11-03 to 24-03-2024$ 729 
New York City → Dubai16-03 to 24-03-2024$ 765 
New York City → Dubai21-04 to 29-04-2024$ 724 
New York City → Dubai05-05 to 12-05-2024$ 677 
New York City → Dubai02-10 to 16-10-2024$ 753 
New York City → Dubai01-11 to 05-11-2024$ 720 

When to book your flight New York City - Dubai to get the cheapest price?

Statistically, you will make the biggest savings by buying your plane ticket between 4 to 5 months in advance. However, you may end up paying a high price if you book between 0 to 1 month in advance.

Did you know: the price of plane tickets not only varies depending on how far in advance you book, but also on the day of the week you book! So, to maximize your chances of getting the best price for a New York City-Dubai flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a tuesday.

What month are you going to Dubai?

We specifically give you the best time to buy your plane ticket and the right price to pay based on your departure month:

january february march april may june july august september october november december

How far in advance should I buy my flight?

Data analysis:

To get the cheapest flight ticket from New York City to Dubai, it is recommended to buy it 4 to 5 months before departure (it is then on average 874 $, which is a saving of 101 $ compared to the overall average price). On the other hand, if you buy your ticket 0 to 1 month in advance, you will pay the full price (138 $ more than the average price).

What day of the week should I book my flight ticket?

Data analysis:

Statistically, tuesday is the day when plane tickets for New York City->Dubai are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a tuesday, you will save $11. Conversely, by buying it on a thursday, you may end up paying $12 more.

New York City to Dubai: flight price when booking today

Information: this data is not statistics but comes from real prices collected less than 7 days ago. Some months may not be available as we do not have enough data for them.

Month Current price
December 2023$ 1505
$772 to $1924
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January 2024$ 1128
$684 to $1786
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February 2024$ 977
$686 to $1276
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March 2024$ 930
$638 to $1099
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April 2024$ 1080
$704 to $2817
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May 2024$ 947
$677 to $1027
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June 2024$ 1036
$913 to $1784
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July 2024$ 1075
$910 to $1408
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August 2024$ 1062
$835 to $1191
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September 2024$ 937
$756 to $1129
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October 2024$ 919
$753 to $1118
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November 2024$ 935
$720 to $1038
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Data analysis:

Compared to the average price, june, july and august are cheaper to travel to Dubai. So it may be interesting to book now to leave during these months!

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