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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.

London – Dubai

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3420
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5505
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2972
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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)
  • 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from London Heathrow Airport to Dubai International Airport is 6 hours 58 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 385 kg of CO2 per passenger, 385 kilograms is equal to 849 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 Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Dubai International Airport (DXB).

Airport information

Origin 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
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