Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Dubai

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Flight information Edinburgh to Dubai

Cheapest roundtrip price last month

AED 1,343

Non-stop airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 5782 kilometers

7h 25min

Most popular airline last month


Dubai and Dubai Creek SPB

2 airports

Frequently asked questions

There are 2 airports in Dubai: Dubai and Dubai Creek SPB.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Edinburgh to Dubai is AED 1,343. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
7h 25min is the average flight time from Edinburgh to Dubai.
There are 2 airlines who fly non-stop from Edinburgh to Dubai.
There are 5 flights per week flying from Edinburgh to Dubai, as of December.

If you are traveling from Edinburgh to Dubai you will be able to make the journey directly from October 2018. Emirates, the flag carrier of Dubai, will be providing direct flights from Edinburgh to Dubai, with all flights arriving at Dubai International Airport.

* This information is correct as of June 2018

Airport Information - Arriving

Dubai International Airport is the primary airport in the emirate and one of the busiest airports in the world. Once your flight has touched down at the airport there are a few ways to make your way into the city. One of the most convenient ways to travel is on the Dubai metro network which is connected to Terminals 1 and 3, while there are plenty of bus services available as well as metered taxis. Alternatively, car rental agencies can be found at the airport for those looking to rent their own vehicle. During your time at the airport you can browse through a huge range of shops which includes designer shops and duty-free stores. There are also many different places to eat and drink at the airport as well as additional luxuries like free Wi-Fi, airport lounges and on-site spa services.

Airport Information - Departing

Edinburgh Airport is located less than 10 km from the center of Edinburgh and is housed within a single terminal complex. If you don’t want to take a taxi you can find public transport to reach the airport from Edinburgh, with both bus and tram services available. Alternatively, the airport offers ample short-term and long-term parking for vehicle owners driving themselves. While you wait for flights at the airport you can look forward to a decent range of amenities and facilities. There are a variety of restaurants, cafés and fast food chains available to grab a bite to eat, while the airport also offers duty-free shopping as well as other travel and bookshops. You can also enjoy free Wi-Fi during your time at the airport to keep yourself occupied.

What to Expect in Dubai

In Dubai the weather is far hotter compared to Edinburgh with scorching summers and warm temperatures throughout the rest of the year. Although EU nationals are able to enter the UAE on a visa free basis, UK nationals traveling to the country will be required to obtain a visa upon arrival. You will need to put your clocks forward by three hours to get on local time in Dubai, while the city is served by an extensive public transport network consisting of a metro system and public buses to help travelers get around. If you’re also looking for somewhere to stay, check out great deals for Dubai accommodation.

Further reading on Dubai

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10 things to do and places to visit in Dubai

Guide to the best free things to do in Dubai

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.