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The best prices from Dubai to San Francisco are usually found in February or November, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Dubai (DXB) to San Francisco (SFO)

DXB - SFO
Price
AED 3,618 - AED 5,057
SFO
Temperature
15 - 25 °C
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 120 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

AED 3,618

From Dubai to San Francisco

One-way from

AED 1,476

One-way flight from Dubai to San Francisco

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
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?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 45 days in advance to save up to 28% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 45 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Dubai to San Francisco 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as AED 4,616, or AED 5,065 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to San Francisco from Dubai average AED 4,499. You can even find prices in February for less than AED 4,499, as users have found deals to San Francisco from as low as AED 2,835. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to San Francisco from Dubai. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 12%.

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

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 69% on flights from Dubai to San Francisco by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap flights from Dubai to San Francisco in December, January 2021

The best prices found for DXB to SFO flights in December, January
16 Dec - 13 Jan
AED 3,871pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
15 Dec - 13 Jan
AED 3,996pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
28 Jan - 3 Mar
AED 4,143pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl

Dubai to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Dubai found for this year
16 Dec - 13 Jan
AED 3,871pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
15 Dec - 13 Jan
AED 3,996pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
15 Dec - 13 Jan
AED 4,341pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl

Direct flights to San Francisco from Dubai

Save time with Dubai to San Francisco direct flight deals
7 May - 21 May
AED 5,333pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
1 Apr - 30 Apr
AED 5,369pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
1 Apr - 30 Apr
AED 5,388pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl

Last-minute flights from Dubai to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Dubai, departing today and this week
12 Dec - 4 Jan
AED 13,930pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
12 Dec - 4 Jan
AED 13,948pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
12 Dec - 4 Jan
AED 14,055pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl

One-way flights to San Francisco from Dubai

The cheapest one-way flights from Dubai to San Francisco
22:15 - 15:10
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
28h 55m
DXB - SFO
Multiple Airlines
AED 1,477
Kiwi.com
08:00 - 15:10
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
43h 10m
DXB - SFO
Multiple Airlines
AED 1,892
KAYAK
00:20 - 11:55
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
47h 35m
DXB - SFO
Multiple Airlines
AED 2,193
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Dubai to San Francisco

Can I find flights from Dubai to San Francisco for under AED 3,673 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dubai to San Francisco for under AED 3,673. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just AED 3,504, but on average you can expect to pay AED 3,816.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Dubai Intl to San Francisco to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Dubai Intl to San Francisco include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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, Cathay Pacific, and Turkish Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Dubai to San Francisco for under AED 5,509 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 6 direct flights from Dubai to San Francisco under AED 5,509. A good price for a direct flight from Dubai to San Francisco is less than AED 18,693.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dubai to San Francisco for under AED 13,956?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dubai to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than AED 13,956.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 412 users have taken a look at flights from Dubai Intl to San Francisco.

Does it rain more in Dubai or San Francisco?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Dubai is typically less than San Francisco. We can gather that this will continue over the next 3 days.

Is Dubai weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 41 °C on average in the month of July. The temperature in San Francisco is typically colder than in Dubai. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Dubai to San Francisco?

Airlines like Air Canada and Cathay Pacific fly from Dubai to San Francisco in about 24h 11m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 34m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Dubai to San Francisco return?

Cathay Pacific, at AED 3,915, was found to be the cheapest airline from Dubai to San Francisco.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Air Canada and Turkish Airlines. Cathay Pacific is currently priced 12% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Dubai to San Francisco
Today's exchange rate
AED 1 = $0.28
Average temperature for December in San Francisco
15.0 °C
Avg rainfall for December in San Francisco
120.0 mm

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Top 10 airlines 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.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
British Airways
AED 454 AED 780 No cancel fee 70%
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Air China
AED 432 AED 876 N/A 67%
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China Eastern
AED 836 AED 904 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Aeroflot
AED 552 AED 1,054 N/A 79%
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Cathay Pacific
AED 1,100 AED 1,234 No cancel fee 72%
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KLM
AED 92 AED 1,247 No change fee 75%
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Air France
AED 555 AED 1,249 No change fee 77%
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Turkish Airlines
AED 937 AED 1,274 No cancel fee 77%
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Delta
AED 1,150 AED 1,395 No cancel fee N/A
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Emirates
AED 646 AED 1,469 No cancel fee 75%
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