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Distance between London (LGW) and Dubai (DXB)

Flight distance from London to Dubai (London Gatwick Airport – Dubai International Airport) is 3405 miles / 5480 kilometers / 2959 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 56 minutes.

London – Dubai

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5480
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2959
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How far is Dubai from London?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3405.057 miles
  • 5479.908 kilometers
  • 2958.914 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 3400.846 miles
  • 5473.131 kilometers
  • 2955.254 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from London Gatwick Airport to Dubai International Airport is 6 hours 56 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between London and Dubai is 4 hours. Dubai is 4 hours ahead of London.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from London to Dubai generates about 383 kg of CO2 per passenger, 383 kilograms is equal to 844 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from London to Dubai

Shortest flight path between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Dubai International Airport (DXB).

Airport information

Origin London Gatwick Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LGW
ICAO Code: EGKK
Coordinates: 51°8′53″N, 0°11′25″W
Destination Dubai International Airport
City: Dubai
Country: United Arab Emirates Flag of United Arab Emirates
IATA Code: DXB
ICAO Code: OMDB
Coordinates: 25°15′10″N, 55°21′51″E

Airlines flying from London (LGW) to Dubai (DXB)

Emirates
Qantas