Flights from Dubai to Kozhikode (Calicut)

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Here you can compare cheap flights from Dubai (DXB) to Kozhikode (Calicut) (CCJ) 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 Kozhikode (Calicut). Prices and availability may change at any time.

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Favourite airline: Oman Air
87 % of travellers choose to book flights on this route with Oman Air, flydubai and Air India.
Oman Air
40 %
flydubai
27 %
Air India
20 %
Stopover flights are the cheapest connection
Direct flights on this route are £11.00 more expensive on average than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
04h 05min
18h 55min
£341
£330
Favourite connection: via Muscat
Flights with a stopover in Muscat are the most popular connection for this route.
Route
bookings
1 stopover Muscat Seeb
18h 55min, from £330
55 %
1 stopover Mumbai (Bombay)
17h 05min, from £359
27 %
Direct flights
04h 05min, from £341
18 %

Useful information about the flight from Dubai to Kozhikode (Calicut)

A fascinating city on the spice route

Kozhikode, or Calicut, was the ancient capital of Malabar before British rule in India, and has a long history as a spice trading centre. Vasco da Gama was the first European to land on the beaches of Calicut in the late 15th century. The English word for calico, a tough cotton textile, has its origins in the name of the city - Calicut.

When is the best time to travel to Kozhikode

Like all of India, Kozhikode is hot throughout the year, with milder weather running from December to March. Generally the climate is humid, and particularly hot from March to May, with the monsoon months being June to September and October to November. The major Hindu festivals are celebrated in Kozhikode, including Diwali in October. Other festivals are Shivarathri Utsavam, held in the Mahaganapathy Temple in October, and Malabar Mahotsavam, celebrated with music, dance and drama over five days in January.

Important facts to know before you set-off

All visitors to India need visas, but British citizens holding UK passports are eligible for e-Tourist Visas. All passports need two blank pages and a minimum validity of 180 days from the date of visa application. Essential vaccinations in Kerala are hepatits A, cholera, typhoid, diphtheria, polio and tetanus. Malaria is also a risk in parts of India. Visitors should avoid drinking local tap water. Eating out in Kozhikode is very cheap compared to London, approximately Rs 50 for a basic meal. Crime levels in Kozhikode are generally low.

Local information about transport and accommodation
 
Calicut International Airport is 28 km from Kozhikode, linked by the airport shuttle bus, which costs around between INR 3 and 4 per km. The bus leaves from the Kondotty bus stand, located 2 km from the airport. Local buses around the city generally cost around Rs 7 per km, with rickshaws starting at Rs 15 per km.

The quietest areas of Kozhikode city are near the beach, away from the heaviest traffic. Budget accommodation starts at around Rs 500, while luxury hotel rooms will set you back from Rs 4,200.

Flight information: Dubai - Kozhikode (Calicut)

Outbound and return from £350.18
Flight duration min. 03:40 / max. 04:00
Return flight duration min. 04:05/ max. 04:30
Distance 2678 km
Flights per week 43
Departure airport Airport Dubai (DXB)
Departure country Flights from United Arab Emirates
Arrival airport Airport Kozhikode (Calicut) (CCJ)
Destination country Flights to India
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