There are 6 ways to get from France to Dubai by plane, train or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Nice to Dubai  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Dubai (DXB) NCE - DXB

$188 - $379

Cheapest option

Fly Paris CDG to Dubai  •  10 h

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Dubai (DXB) CDG - DXB

$173 - $374

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Fly Lyon to Dubai  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Dubai (DXB) LYS - DXB

$194 - $471

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Dubai  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Dubai (DXB) ZRH - DXB

$241 - $676

Train to Geneva, fly to Dubai  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Dubai (DXB) GVA - DXB

$223 - $452

Fly Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi, shuttle  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) CDG - AUH
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Abu Dhabi Airport to Dubai

$183 - $364

Questions & Answers

The distance between France and Dubai is 5244 km.

It takes approximately 9 h 13 min to get from France to Dubai, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Dubai Airport is the direct flight which takes 6 h 15 min.

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Dubai is 3 h ahead of France. It is currently 9:59 AM in France and 11:59 AM in Dubai.

Emirates, Lufthansa, Air France and four other airlines offer flights from Nice Airport to Dubai Airport.

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There are 1458+ hotels available in Dubai. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Nice Airport is to line 99 bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from France to Dubai.
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  • Distance: 3277.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 13 min

What companies run services between France and Dubai, United Arab Emirates?

Emirates, Turkish Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Nice to Dubai every 2 hours.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Nice to Dubai via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $900
Flights from Lyon to Dubai via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubai via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Dubai via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Dubai via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Nice to Dubai
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Dubai
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubai
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,600
Flights from Zurich to Dubai
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from Geneva to Dubai
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Dubai via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Lyon to Dubai via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,700
Flights from Lyon to Dubai via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,800
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubai
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Zurich to Dubai via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Geneva to Dubai via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Dubai via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Lyon to Dubai via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubai via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,400
Flights from Zurich to Dubai
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Zurich to Dubai via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Geneva to Dubai via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Dubai via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubai via Beirut
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Dubai via Beirut
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi via Beirut
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,700
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubai via Cairo
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Geneva to Dubai via Cairo
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi via Cairo
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Nice to Dubai via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Lyon to Dubai via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Lyon to Dubai via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Zurich to Dubai via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Geneva to Dubai via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Dubai via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,800
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubai
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubai via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Zurich to Dubai
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Geneva to Dubai via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubai via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Zurich to Dubai via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to Dubai via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubai via Muscat
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Dubai via Muscat
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi via Muscat
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dubai via Manama
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi via Manama
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $900
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Zurich to Dubai via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Geneva to Dubai via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Paris CDG to Abu Dhabi via Riga
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Nice to Dubai via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Nice to Dubai via Oslo
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,100
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Dubai via Amman
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,700
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Geneva to Dubai via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Kuwait Airways
Website
kuwaitairways.com
Flights from Geneva to Dubai via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Azerbaijan Airlines
Website
azal.az
Flights from Geneva to Dubai via Baku
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
Etihad Courtesy Shuttle
Phone
+97126177700
Website
etihad.com
Shuttle from Abu Dhabi Airport to Dubai
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
etihad.com

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