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Distance between London (LHR) and Dubai (DXB)

Flight distance from London to Dubai (London Heathrow Airport – Dubai International Airport) is 3420 miles / 5505 kilometers / 2972 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 58 minutes.

Map of flight path from London to Dubai.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Dubai International Airport (DXB).

How far is Dubai from London?

There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Dubai. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3420.472 miles
  • 5504.716 kilometers
  • 2972.309 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
  • 3416.257 miles
  • 5497.933 kilometers
  • 2968.646 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).

Airport information


A London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

London

 GMT

Dubai

 +04

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 385 kg (849 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Dubai (DXB).

Distance:
3420
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3420

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