Flights from Dubai to Islamabad

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Here you can compare cheap flights from Dubai (DXB) to Islamabad (ISB) for one-way or return trips. The following offers were searched for and found on idealo during the last few days. Or start your own flight search to Islamabad. Prices and availability may change at any time.

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Favourite airline: Emirates
Emirates is the most popular airline for flights from Dubai to Islamabad.
38 %
31 %
28 %
Stopover flights are the cheapest connection
Flights with a stopover are on average £41.00 cheaper than direct flights.
non stop flight
1 stop
03h 10min
17h 40min
Favourite connection: via Riyadh
The most popular flights on this route are via Riyadh and are booked by 45 % of all travellers.
1 stopover Riyadh King Khaled International
17h 40min, from £223
45 %
Direct flights
03h 10min, from £264
35 %
1 stopover Karachi Jinnah
18h 10min, from £330
15 %

Useful information about the flight from Dubai to Islamabad

The relaxing Pakistan capital

This well-designed city has a grid system of tree-lined streets. It is divided into sectors and surrounded by the Margalla Hills. At the foothills of the Himalayas these hills are home to leopard, deer and many exotic birds.

The best months to visit and annual highlights

From November until April the weather is mild. The region's five seasons are Winter, from November until February (January is the coldest month), Spring: March and April and Summer, when temperatures can reach 38C, in May and June. July is the wettest month as the Monsoon season is in July and August. September and October are Autumn months.

Useful information about Islamabad

A visa is required by British passport holders. Passports must also be valid for at least 6 months on application date. It is advisable to get vaccinated for Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Typhoid and Polio and best to consult a doctor at least two months before the planned travel date. All the usual routine inoculations should also be up do date and boosters given if necessary. Islamabad is a relatively quiet place, unlike neighbouring Rawalpindi. Head to Gandharan, city of Taxila for archaeology. Living here is cheaper than London and Islamabad is more expensive than other Pakistan regions. A basic meal costs approximately 200Rs and a business lunch about 500Rs.

Arrival, transport and accommodation

Use shared Suzuki cars for travel from the airport to the central city as there are no buses. Taxis cost around 400Rs, less if hailed outside the airport. Negotiate the price, especially with black and white taxis before hiring. The airport is often busy so allow two hours to catch a departing flight. Guesthouse and cheap hotel accommodation costs around 1000Rs. More luxurious hotels cost about 2200PKR per night. Minibuses are cheap with monthly travelcards costing about 3,500Rs.

Flight information: Dubai - Islamabad

Outbound and return from £182.70
Flight duration min. 03:00 / max. 03:05
Return flight duration min. 03:20/ max. 03:35
Distance 1951 km
Flights per week 28
Departure airport Airport Dubai (DXB)
Departure country Flights from United Arab Emirates
Arrival airport Airport Islamabad International (ISB)
Destination country Flights to Pakistan
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