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The best prices from Cape Town to Dubai are usually found in May or March, booked 43 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Sunday and return on a Thursday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cape Town (CPT) to Dubai (DXB)

CPT - DXB
Price
R8 516 - R12 721
DXB
Temperature
24 - 41 °C
DXB
Rainfall
0 - 8 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R8 516

From Cape Town to Dubai

One-way from

R5 860

One-way flight from Cape Town to Dubai

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cape Town to Dubai?

Flights from Cape Town to Dubai are generally found to be more expensive on Friday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Dubai.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Cape Town to Dubai at least 61 days early can save you up to 6% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Cape Town to Dubai for as little as R7 909 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as R8 319 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cape Town to Dubai?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Dubai from Cape Town. Users have commonly found prices around R7 598 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R4 934. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to Dubai (CPT - DXB)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Cape Town to Dubai in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 28% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Cape Town to Dubai in January, February 2021

31 Jan - 9 Feb
R6 087pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
12 Feb - 15 Feb
R6 148pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
3 Feb - 6 Feb
R6 406pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Cape Town to Dubai 2021 flight deals

31 Jan - 9 Feb
R6 087pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
12 Feb - 15 Feb
R6 148pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
5 Mar - 13 Mar
R6 209pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Direct flights to Dubai from Cape Town

12 Feb - 14 Feb
R7 863pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
24 Feb - 2 Mar
R7 924pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
9 Jun - 25 Jun
R7 939pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Last-minute flights from Cape Town to Dubai

3 Feb - 6 Feb
R6 406pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
3 Feb - 6 Feb
R6 421pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
1 Feb - 28 Feb
R7 469pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl

One-way flights to Dubai from Cape Town

9:35 - 23:30
Ethiopian Air
1 stop
11h 55m
CPT - DXB
Ethiopian Air
R5 860
Kiwi.com
9:20 - 0:30
Kenya Airways
1 stop
13h 10m
CPT - DXB
Kenya Airways
R6 255
mytrip.com
13:20 - 16:10
Qatar Airways
1 stop
24h 50m
CPT - DXB
Qatar Airways
R7 591
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Cape Town to Dubai

Can I find flights from Cape Town to Dubai for under R7 590 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to Dubai for under R7 590. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just R6 087, but on average you can expect to pay R6 786.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Dubai Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Cape Town Intl to Dubai Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Dubai Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Cape Town Intl to Dubai Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Emirates, Ethiopian Air, and South African. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Cape Town to Dubai for under R9 108 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 18 direct flights from Cape Town to Dubai under R9 108. A good price for a direct flight from Cape Town to Dubai is less than R39 468.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cape Town to Dubai for under R7 590?

There are currently 17+ open flights from Cape Town to Dubai within the next 7 days for less than R7 590.

What days are direct flights available from Cape Town to Dubai?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Cape Town Intl to Dubai Intl was viewed by 5 642 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from Cape Town to Dubai on average per day?

On average 1 flight departs from Cape Town Intl to Dubai Intl per day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Cape Town or Dubai?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Cape Town is roughly similar to Dubai. You can assume this to be the case over the next 7 days.

Is Cape Town weather warmer or cooler than Dubai?

Temperatures around the 41 °Cs can be experienced in July. The weather in Dubai is hotter than in Cape Town. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Cape Town to Dubai?

For as low as R7 940, Emirates can have you in Dubai from Cape Town in 9h 25m. There are 7685 km between Cape Town and Dubai. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Cape Town to Dubai return?

According to our current data, Qatar Airways (R6 088), Kenya Airways (R6 437), and RwandAir (R7 666) offers the cheapest pricing from Cape Town to Dubai. These flights start at 38% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Cape Town to Dubai one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Qatar Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at R4 615. Ethiopian Air flights start at R4 980 while deals on Kenya Airways start at R6 255 one-way.

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Today's exchange rate
R1 = AED 0,25
Flight duration
9h 36m
Average temperature for January in Dubai
24.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Dubai
8.0 mm

Airports servicing Cape Town

Airports servicing Dubai

Top 6 airlines flying from Cape Town to Dubai

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
RwandAir
R496 R577 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by RwandAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Kenya Airways
R469 R593 No cancel fee 82%
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Ethiopian Air
R488 R609 No cancel fee 72%
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Emirates
R520 R755 No cancel fee 75%
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Turkish Airlines
R589 R776 No cancel fee 77%
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South African
R810 R931 No cancel fee 78%

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