United has Dubai on sale $631 to $725 many airports, many dates in 2015

United has dropped airfare to Dubai DXB from many U.S. airports for travel most months into early 2016.

  • New York $625,
  • Chicago $675,
  • Dallas $675,
  • Houston $675,
  • Los Angeles $725,
  • San Francisco $725
  • Seattle $725.

Interestingly, most of these fares route through IAD, yet Washington Dulles IAD low fare is $786.

Lowest fares are Monday to Wednesday departures. Thursday and Sunday departures are about $25 more, Friday and Saturday $50 more. Lowest fares are for travel in the fall months. May and June departures are a few dollars more.

United Airlines economy K booking class.

San Francisco SFO-DXB Dubai $730.80 United Economy K class

SFO-DXB $731 United May15

United Base Fare is $630 for 3,150 redeemable Mileage Plus miles.

This fare matches a low fare from United two weeks ago. This route can also be scheduled with Lufthansa for about $30 more round trip.

Skyteam Option

Skyteam Alliance is competing at about $40 to $50 more.


Earns 4338 Flying Blue miles (V fare)

Minimum stay 4 days, max 6 months.

SFO-DXB KLM May15 $760

About Ric Garrido

Ric Garrido of Monterey, California started Loyalty Traveler in 2006 for traveler education on hotel and air travel, primarily using frequent flyer and frequent guest loyalty programs for bargain travel. Loyalty Traveler joined BoardingArea.com in 2008.

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