Cheap flights from Dubai to San Francisco

DXB — SFO
22 May — 29 May1
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The best prices from Dubai Intl to San Francisco are usually found in February or November, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Dubai to San Francisco

All the information you need to plan the best DXB to SFO flight in 2022: compare Dubai to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.

DXB - SFO

Price

AED 985 - AED 1,377

SFO

Temperature

11 - 17 °C

SFO

Rainfall

0 - 112 mm

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 11% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Round-trip fromAED 3,617From Dubai Intl to San Francisco
One-way fromAED 2,931One-way flight from Dubai Intl to San Francisco

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Dubai to San Francisco?

Flights from Dubai to San Francisco are generally found to be more expensive on Sunday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to San Francisco.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Dubai to San Francisco?

To save on the cost of your flight from Dubai to San Francisco, book at least 45 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 28% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from AED 4,616 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as AED 5,064.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Dubai to San Francisco?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Francisco from Dubai. Users have commonly found prices around AED 4,499 for the month, but tickets can be as low as AED 2,835. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dubai to San Francisco (DXB - SFO)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Dubai to San Francisco is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 16% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Dubai to San Francisco in May, June 2022

The best prices found for DXB to SFO flights in May, June
13 Jun - 21 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 45m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

23h 45m
AED 3,078

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16/5/22

14 Jun - 21 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 45m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

23h 45m
AED 3,162

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 15/5/22

24 May - 29 May
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 45m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

37h 55m
AED 3,276

SWISS

View Deal

Deal found 17/5/22

Dubai to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Dubai found for this year
13 Jun - 21 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 45m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

23h 45m
AED 3,078

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16/5/22

14 Jun - 21 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 45m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

23h 45m
AED 3,162

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 15/5/22

24 May - 29 May
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 45m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

37h 55m
AED 3,276

SWISS

View Deal

Deal found 17/5/22

Cheap SWISS flights from Dubai to San Francisco

24 May - 29 May
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 45m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

37h 55m
AED 3,276

SWISS

View Deal

Deal found 17/5/22

13 Jun - 21 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

49h 41m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

38h 45m
AED 3,908

SWISS

View Deal

Deal found 16/5/22

24 May - 29 May
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 45m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

37h 45m
AED 4,348

SWISS

View Deal

Deal found 17/5/22

Cheap Delta flights from Dubai to San Francisco

13 Jun - 26 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

28h 40m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

36h 35m
AED 4,007

Delta

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Deal found 16/5/22

12 Jun - 26 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 30m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

36h 35m
AED 4,018

Delta

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Deal found 16/5/22

Direct flights to San Francisco from Dubai

Save time with Dubai to San Francisco direct flight deals
10 Oct - 24 Oct
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

15h 50m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

15h 35m
AED 4,664

Emirates

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Deal found 15/5/22

5 Sep - 19 Sep
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

15h 50m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

15h 35m
AED 4,793

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 16/5/22

11 Sep - 17 Sep
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

15h 50m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

15h 35m
AED 4,984

Emirates

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Deal found 14/5/22

Last-minute flights from Dubai to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Dubai, departing today and this week
24 May - 29 May
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 45m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

37h 55m
AED 3,276

SWISS

View Deal

Deal found 17/5/22

25 May - 2 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

21h 50m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

20h 10m
AED 3,360

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 17/5/22

25 May - 2 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

22h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

20h 10m
AED 3,426

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17/5/22

One-way flights to San Francisco from Dubai

The cheapest one-way flights from Dubai to San Francisco
4 Sep
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

55h 50m
AED 1,807

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17/5/22

8 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

3 stops

51h 30m
AED 1,811

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 15/5/22

12 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

SFO

San Francisco

3 stops

52h 10m
AED 1,983

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 15/5/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Dubai to San Francisco flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Dubai to San Francisco?

You will need to book a flight from Dubai Intl to San Francisco if you want to fly from Dubai to San Francisco. At least 14 different airlines have flights from Dubai Intl (DXB) to San Francisco (SFO) on a regular basis. There is 1 flight to San Francisco from the Dubai airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from DXB to SFO to be around 15h 50m.

Which airlines flying from Dubai Intl to San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Dubai Intl to San Francisco that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Emirates, Qatar Airways, and Cathay Pacific. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Dubai to San Francisco for under AED 3,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dubai to San Francisco for under AED 3,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just AED 3,078, but on average you can expect to pay AED 3,452.

Are there direct flights from Dubai to San Francisco for under AED 4,700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Dubai to San Francisco under AED 4,700. A good price for a direct flight from Dubai to San Francisco is less than AED 5,351.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dubai to San Francisco for under AED 3,300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dubai to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than AED 3,300.

How popular is this Dubai to San Francisco flight route?

This flight path from Dubai Intl to San Francisco was viewed by 407 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Dubai to San Francisco round-trip?

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to San Francisco, with prices starting at AED 3,166. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by KLM and Lufthansa, with the lowest prices starting at AED 3,177 and AED 3,415, respectively. United Airlines is currently priced 29% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Dubai to San Francisco one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Royal Jordanian, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as AED 2,868. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air Canada and Oman Air, as they are both options that can get you from Dubai to San Francisco for a low price.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Dubai to San Francisco?

Before booking your flight from Dubai to San Francisco, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air Canada, Air France or JetBlue.

What are the cheapest flights from Dubai to San Francisco?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Dubai to San Francisco? While on average our users pay AED 6,855, our data indicates the cheapest price to be AED 3,776. The most popular route (Dubai Intl - San Francisco), is priced around AED 3,507.

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Alternative routes for Dubai to San Francisco

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Top 5 airlines flying from Dubai to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Dubai to San Francisco choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air ChinaCheapestAED 1,588AverageAED 3,217FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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AeroflotCheapestAED 2,028AverageAED 3,872FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapestAED 2,583AverageAED 3,588FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestAED 2,584AverageAED 3,327FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapestAED 2,745AverageAED 3,625FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Dubai to San Francisco

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Weekly flight availability from Dubai to San Francisco

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dubai to San Francisco
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