Beirut is the capital city of Lebanon, located on the Mediterranean coast. It is the country’s main and largest seaport. It is also thought to be one of the oldest cities in the world, with historical references to the city dating back to the 15th century BC. Beirut is Lebanon’s political, financial and business center, with many banks and other large businesses based in the city’s central district. Beirut is ranked as a Beta World City by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. As well as the many travelers who visit this region for business and finance reasons, there are plenty of tourists who want to take a look at the city that has stood the test of time for an estimated 5000 years.
Flying to Beirut
1. Which Airports serve Dubai to Beirut?
Flights from Dubai to Beirut depart from Dubai International Airport and arrive at Beirut-Rafic Hariri International Airport, conveniently situated just 6 miles from the city center, in the southern suburbs of Beirut. There are no public transport options to get you into the city, so a taxi is your best option.
2. Which Airlines operate flights from Dubai to Beirut?
There are a few carriers offering direct flights to Beirut from Dubai. The majority of flights are run by Fly Dubai, but both Emirates, and MEA also offer daily non-stop routes. There are multiple flights each day, and both Emirates and MEA also offer this route with a layover in Larnaca.
3. How long is the flight?
A direct flight from Dubai to Beirut tend to take about 3 hours and 50 minutes from departure to arrival. A layover can push the travel time to up to 6 hours or more. There is a small time zone difference, with Dubai being 1 hour ahead of Beirut.
4. Climate changes between Dubai and Beirut
While Dubai is very hot and dry all year round, Beirut experiences a little more seasonal variation. Beirut will generally be somewhat cooler than Dubai, and this difference is more pronounced in the winter.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
While the national currency is the Lebanon pound, the US dollar is widely accepted, and most ATMs in Beirut will give you your cash in US dollars. Major credit cards such as Visa, Mastercard and American Express are accepted at most large hotels and shops in Beirut, but certainly not everywhere, so carry some cash.
Most travelers need a visa to enter Lebanon. Many nationalities, including US citizens, can obtain a one-month tourist visa on arrival.
Many travelers to the region are of the opinion that everyone should visit Lebanon at least once in their lifetime. If you take their advice, you will almost certainly start your trip in Beirut – not least because it is the only city in the country with an operational commercial airport. As you are likely to be passing through anyway, take some time to soak up the atmosphere of one of the world’s oldest cities, and check out some of the local attractions. Popular ones include Martyrs’ Square, Hamra Street (sometimes referred to as Beirut’s Champs Elysees), Pigeon Rocks, and Sursock Museum.
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Dubai to Beirut
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The average price for connecting flights from Dubai to Beirut is AED1,440.
The average price for direct flights from Dubai to Beirut is AED1,543.
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The average price for one way flights from Dubai to Beirut is AED1,062.
The average price for round trip flights from Dubai to Beirut is AED1,440.
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