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San Francisco to Dubai Flights

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Selected fares from San Francisco to Dubai

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SFO DXB Mon, Apr 13 - Mon, Apr 20 $1,187
SFO DXB Sun, Nov 23 - Sun, Nov 30 $1,206
SFO DXB Fri, Nov 21 - Fri, Nov 28 $1,213
SFO DXB Sun, Nov 23 - Sun, Nov 30 $1,221
SFO DXB Sun, Sep 14 - Thu, Sep 25 $1,221
SFO DXB Mon, Nov 17 - Sun, Nov 23 $1,228
SFO DXB Mon, Jan 5 - Mon, Jan 19 $1,239
SFO DXB Fri, Oct 24 - Thu, Oct 30 $1,250
SFO DXB Mon, Nov 17 - Sun, Nov 23 $1,255
SFO DXB Sat, Sep 27 - Tue, Oct 7 $1,259
SFO DXB Mon, Nov 17 - Sun, Nov 23 $1,268
SFO DXB Tue, Oct 28 - Mon, Nov 10 $1,308
SFO DXB Fri, Apr 17 - Fri, Apr 24 $1,319
SFO DXB Fri, Mar 20 - Tue, Mar 24 $1,342
SFO DXB Wed, Nov 12 - Sun, Nov 16 $1,470
SFO DXB Fri, Apr 17 - Fri, Apr 24 $1,472
SFO DXB Sat, Oct 18 - Tue, Nov 11 $1,484
SFO DXB Sun, Sep 14 - Thu, Sep 25 $1,540
SFO DXB Fri, Oct 3 - Sat, Oct 18 $1,658
SFO DXB Sun, Sep 14 - Thu, Sep 25 $1,756
SFO DXB Thu, Apr 2 - Sun, Apr 12 $2,049
SFO DXB Mon, Nov 17 - Sun, Nov 23 $2,442

San Francisco and Dubai airports and terminals

Airports in San Francisco CA, US
map of airports in San Francisco
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    San Francisco Airport (SFO)

    Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to DXB

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal I jetBlue
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Airports in Dubai , AE
map of airports in Dubai
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    Dubai International Airport (DXB)

    Distance from City Center: 13.6 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to DXB

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 jetBlue
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Cheap flights from San Francisco to Dubai

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Featured Dubai Airport Hotels

Hotel only $184

The Address Dubai Marina

5 stars
3.8 / 5 4 reviews

Dubai Marina Map

15% Off

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The Radisson Blu Residence, Dubai Marina

5 stars
4.5 / 5 13 reviews

Plot No. 392-260, Street K Map

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Moevenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach

5 stars
4.4 / 5 11 reviews

The Walk Map

Rate includes Half Board

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Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach Residence

3 stars
4.0 / 5 3 reviews

Bahar 7 Jumeirah Beach Res Map

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Hilton Dubai The Walk

4 stars
3.7 / 5 6 reviews

The Walk, Jumeirah Beach Residence Map

Early Saver - Save up to 30%, Includes Breakfast

Enjoy an extended stay at Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Residences in Dubai, located on ‘The Walk,’ a bustling promenade in the heart of Jumeirah Beach. Accommodation options include contemporary studios,... More

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The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai

5 stars
4.8 / 5 4 reviews

P.O. Box 26525 Map

Rate includes breakfast

Located on 350 meters of prime, private beachfront on the fashionable Jumeirah Beach is The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai and it is the city's most intimate luxury hotel. Here, you will find The Ritz-Carlton... More

August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from San Francisco to Dubai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 29 San Francisco (SFO) Dubai (DXB) Cathay Pacific $1,658
Earn $16.58
Return Mon, Sep 1 Dubai (DXB) San Francisco (SFO) Cathay Pacific

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from San Francisco to Dubai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Aug 3 San Francisco (SFO) Dubai (DXB) Lufthansa $1,521
Earn $15.21
Return Sat, Aug 30 Dubai (DXB) San Francisco (SFO) Lufthansa

Best one-week trip in August from San Francisco to Dubai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Aug 17 San Francisco (SFO) Dubai (DXB) Delta Air Lines $1,590
Earn $15.90
Return Sun, Aug 24 Dubai (DXB) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines
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September

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from San Francisco to Dubai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Sep 14 San Francisco (SFO) Dubai (DXB) British Airways $1,221
Earn $12.21
Return Thu, Sep 25 Dubai (DXB) San Francisco (SFO) British Airways

Best one-week trip in September from San Francisco to Dubai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Sep 17 San Francisco (SFO) Dubai (DXB) Lufthansa $1,259
Earn $12.59
Return Wed, Sep 24 Dubai (DXB) San Francisco (SFO) Lufthansa
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from San Francisco to Dubai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 10 San Francisco (SFO) Dubai (DXB) Emirates $1,558
Earn $15.58
Return Sun, Oct 12 Dubai (DXB) San Francisco (SFO) Emirates

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from San Francisco to Dubai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 17 San Francisco (SFO) Dubai (DXB) United Airlines $1,228
Earn $12.28
Return Fri, Oct 24 Dubai (DXB) San Francisco (SFO) United Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from San Francisco to Dubai

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 17 San Francisco (SFO) Dubai (DXB) United Airlines $1,228
Earn $12.28
Return Fri, Oct 24 Dubai (DXB) San Francisco (SFO) United Airlines
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Flights to Dubai

San Francisco International Airport Information

The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).

Parking at San Francisco International Airport

San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.

Ground Transportation Information

A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.

Restaurant Options at the Airport

The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.

Trips to Dubai

The city of Dubai possesses the largest population in the United Arab Emirates. Located on the coastline of the Persian Gulf, Dubai has become a popular destination for tourists from around the world. Using Orbitz.com, you can find cheap flights to Dubai year-round and fly into the Dubai International Airport to enjoy everything this international tourist attraction has to offer. The airport is used by more than 130 airlines, which arrive from more than 200 locations worldwide. The airlines operating out of Dubai include Aeroflot, Air India, Cathay Pacific, Delta Air Lines, British Airways and Air France. The airport is conveniently located only 2.5 miles from the city.

Transportation From Dubai International Airport

Taxis are the primary method for traveling from the airport to a final destination in Dubai. Dubai Transport taxis provide metered rides into the city starting at about $5.50, with the total cost depending on the destination. Hotels in the area also offer transportation from the airport for their guests. Buses run regular routes throughout the city, servicing most of the hotels within the city center, and an automated train runs at 10-minute intervals between all 10 stations in the city. If taking the train, you'll be limited to only two pieces of luggage.

The Weather in Dubai

Dubai enjoys a hot and arid climate throughout the year. During the summers, temperatures average between 80 degrees Fahrenheit at night and 108 degrees during the day. Winter provides some escape from the intense summer heat, with temperatures running between 57 degrees at night and 73 degrees in the daytime. Clothing during the summer should be very light and airy to handle both the heat and humidity of the city. During the winter, a light jacket may be required for colder nights.

Things to Do in Dubai

Dubai is a growing city and features a variety of events that attract a large number of tourists each year. The city prides itself on having some of the world's premiere attractions, such as the Dubai Airshow, which is held each year as one of the world's largest aerospace exhibitions. The Race to Dubai is the world's richest golf tournament, while the Dubai World Cup is the world's richest horserace. A large number of shops are also available, providing a place to enjoy your savings from the low fare on cheap flights to Dubai that you reserve through Orbitz.com.

Interesting facts about flights from San Francisco to Dubai

    • 1 direct flights are operating from San Francisco to Dubai today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 15h 35m.
    • jetBlue flight 5016 (11:45 AM GMT, Boeing 777-300ER) is today's earliest available flight from San Francisco to Dubai.
    • jetBlue flight 5016 (11:45 AM GMT, Boeing 777-300ER) is today's latest available flight from San Francisco to Dubai.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from San Francisco to Dubai (jetBlue flight 5016, Boeing 777-300ER) takes 15h 35m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from San Francisco to Dubai (jetBlue flight 5016, Boeing 777-300ER) takes 15h 35m.
    • Flights from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Dubai International Airport (DXB) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between San Francisco and Dubai

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 777-300ER jetBlue