Flights from Dubai to Cape Town, South Africa

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Dubai to Cape Town Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 9:12 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Cape Town. Qatar & RwandAir frequently offer the best deals to Cape Town flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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How Much is a Flight from Dubai to Cape Town?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Dubai to Cape Town, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be AED2,479.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Dubai to Cape Town?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Dubai to Cape Town based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Dubai to Cape Town?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Dubai to Cape Town.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days AED4,069 AED2,508
7-14 days AED3,298 AED2,508
14-21 days AED3,302 AED2,508
21-30 days AED3,302 AED2,508
30-60 days AED3,302 AED2,439
60-90 days AED3,302 AED2,424
90+ days AED3,298 AED2,508

Cheapest Day To Fly from Dubai to Cape Town

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Dubai to Cape Town is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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AED2,508AED2,424AED2,508AED2,508AED2,439 AED2,479

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Dubai to Cape Town

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Dubai to Cape Town. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Dubai to Cape Town

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Dubai to Cape Town is AED2,545.

The average price for direct flights from Dubai to Cape Town is AED3,305.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Dubai to Cape Town

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Dubai to Cape Town. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Dubai to Cape Town is AED1,576.

The average price for round trip flights from Dubai to Cape Town is AED2,545.

Dubai to Cape Town Flight Questions

Dubai to Cape Town Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Dubai and Cape Town. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap International Flights to Cape Town - CPT Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 9:12 -05:00

Cheap Flights from Dubai to Cape Town