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Flights from San Francisco to Dubai, United Arab Emirates Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:23 AM

San Francisco to Dubai Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:23 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Dubai. China Eastern & Air Canada frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Dubai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
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Tue 11/22
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Sat 12/10
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China Eastern
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Tue 11/22
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Sat 12/10
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Air Canada
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Thu 11/10
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Sun 11/20
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$713
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United
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Thu 11/10
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Sun 11/20
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$713
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Turkish
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Thu 11/10
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Sun 11/20
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Lufthansa
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Tue 10/4
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Sun 10/9
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$762
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Lufthansa
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Thu 10/6
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Wed 10/12
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Lufthansa
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Fri 10/14
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Lufthansa
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Wed 10/19
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Lufthansa
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Wed 10/19
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Swiss
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Fri 11/4
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Fri 11/11
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Swiss
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Mon 11/21
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Sun 12/4
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Swiss
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Sat 11/26
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Sun 12/4
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Swiss
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Wed 11/30
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Wed 12/7
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Air France
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Sun 9/25
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Wed 10/5
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Air France
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Air France
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Air France
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Tue 10/18
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Air France
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KLM
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Sat 11/12
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Thu 11/17
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Virgin Atlantic
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Fri 1/13
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Fri 1/27
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Emirates
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Tue 10/25
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Wed 11/2
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$889
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Air China
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Sun 11/20
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Fri 11/25
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Air China
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Sat 11/26
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Air China
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Wed 11/30
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Air China
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Fri 11/25
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Fri 12/9
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Qatar
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Tue 10/25
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Tue 11/8
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Qatar
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Sun 11/13
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Tue 11/29
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American
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Tue 11/8
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Tue 11/15
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American
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American
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American
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American
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British Airways
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British Airways
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Cathay
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Qantas
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Sat 11/26
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$1,187
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Qantas
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Mon 12/12
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China Southern
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Mon 11/28
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Finnair
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Aer Lingus
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JetBlue
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Mon 11/14
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Sat 11/19
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Tap Portugal
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Korean
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Air India
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Singapore
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Sat 11/19
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Singapore
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Singapore
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Singapore
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Singapore
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Sat 11/26
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JAL
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How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Dubai?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Dubai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $715.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Dubai?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from San Francisco to Dubai based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

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

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from San Francisco to Dubai.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,071 $714
7-14 days $890 $714
14-21 days $890 $714
21-30 days $889 $714
30-60 days $889 $709
60-90 days $990 $719
90+ days $890 $714

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Dubai

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Dubai is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$718 $709 $714 $713 $714 $714 $719

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Dubai by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for San Francisco to Dubai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Francisco Dubai Air Canada 9/27/16 10/7/16 1 $747
October San Francisco Dubai United 10/1/16 10/7/16 1 $714
November San Francisco Dubai China Eastern 11/22/16 12/10/16 2 $709
December San Francisco Dubai Turkish 12/1/16 12/8/16 1 $719
January San Francisco Dubai Air Canada 1/10/17 1/25/17 1 $714
February San Francisco Dubai Air Canada 2/2/17 2/22/17 1 $714
March San Francisco Dubai Turkish 3/17/17 3/26/17 1 $717
April San Francisco Dubai Turkish 4/1/17 4/8/17 1 $719

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Dubai

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Francisco to Dubai. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

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16 17 18 19 20 21 22
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23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$719 $1,356
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Dubai

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from San Francisco to Dubai is $1,656.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Dubai is $1,356.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from San Francisco to Dubai.

Weekly Direct Flights from San Francisco to Dubai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Emirates 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 16:45 16:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to Dubai

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from San Francisco to Dubai. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from San Francisco to Dubai is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Dubai is $1,649.

San Francisco to Dubai Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from San Francisco to Dubai?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Dubai flight time is 15 hours and 40 minutes.
Question: How far is Dubai from San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Dubai is 8,086 miles (13,013 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Dubai?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from San Francisco to Dubai.
Question: What are the most popular San Francisco airlines for direct flights from San Francisco to Dubai?
Answer: Emirates provides 100% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Dubai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Dubai?
Answer: London, GB

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Dubai Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:24 AMNumber of routes searched: 50Number of itineraries searched: 118,126

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Dubai? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to Dubai. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

San Francisco to Dubai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Turkish IST
Lufthansa FRA
Cathay HKG
Air France CDG
KLM AMS
British Airways LHR
JetBlue -
Air Canada YYZ
Swiss ZRH
JetBlue JFK
JetBlue BOS
Korean ICN
Air China PEK
Singapore SIN
Air India DEL
Philippine MNL
China Southern CAN
China Eastern KMG
China Eastern PVG
China Southern WUH
Qantas SYD
JAL HND

San Francisco to Dubai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and Dubai. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $186

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to Sharjah Air India, Qatar $1,684
Flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Etihad, Korean, KLM, All Nippon, Philippine, Turkish $819
Flights from San Francisco to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, WOW air $600
Flights from San Francisco to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $506
Flights from San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic, WOW air $660
Flights from San Francisco to Mumbai Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, All Nippon, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $739
Flights from San Francisco to Bangkok American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam $477
Flights from San Francisco to Doha American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Turkish, United $799
Flights from San Francisco to Istanbul American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Etihad, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Asiana, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore, Turkish, United $733
Flights from San Francisco to Tokyo American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $449
Flights from San Francisco to Muscat American, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Pakistan, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Turkish, United $840
Flights from San Francisco to Bahrain American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Philippine, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Turkish, United $820
Flights from San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $528
Flights from San Francisco to Bangalore Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, All Nippon, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $750
Flights from San Francisco to Beijing American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $478
Flights from San Francisco to Karachi American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Etihad, Pakistan, Qatar, Thai, Turkish, Srilankan $680

Cheap International Flights to Dubai - DXB

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sacramento to DubaiCheck Dates
Flights from San Jose to Dubai American, Air Canada, Air France, JetBlue, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, United, Virgin Atlantic $771
Flights from Oakland to Dubai American, Air France, JetBlue, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Emirates, Korean, KLM, China Eastern, Qatar, Virgin Atlantic $985
Flights from Fresno to DubaiCheck Dates
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Flights from Sacramento to Abu DhabiCheck Dates
Flights from San Jose to Abu Dhabi American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, KLM, All Nippon, Qatar $918
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