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Flights to United Arab Emirates in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 11% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average priceR6 612Average for round-trip flights in October 2021
Round-trip fromR5 941From Johannesburg to United Arab Emirates
One-way fromR146One-way flight from Johannesburg to United Arab Emirates

Cheap flights to United Arab Emirates in October, November 2021

The best prices found for AUH flights for October, November
25 Nov - 5 Dec
R3 532pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
25 Nov - 28 Nov
R4 423pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
10 Nov - 20 Nov
R4 423pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SHJ
Sharjah
SHJ
Sharjah
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

United Arab Emirates 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to United Arab Emirates found for this year
25 Nov - 5 Dec
R3 532pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
10 Nov - 20 Nov
R4 423pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SHJ
Sharjah
SHJ
Sharjah
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
25 Nov - 28 Nov
R4 423pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last minute flights to United Arab Emirates

Late deals on return flights to United Arab Emirates, departing today and this week
21 Oct - 27 Oct
R6 233pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
22 Oct - 29 Oct
R6 262pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
22 Oct - 23 Oct
R6 627pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
DXB
Dubai Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Cheapest prices for United Arab Emirates flights by month

The cheapest ticket to United Arab Emirates found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
R7 109
February
R6 846
March
R6 612
April
R6 831
May
R6 802
June
R7 109
July
R7 298
August
R7 459
September
R6 977
October
R6 729
November
R6 525
December
R8 160
Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to United Arab Emirates. Flying to United Arab Emirates in December will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to United Arab Emirates?

Average Dubai Intl flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
ZA1 - DXB
Price
R6 532 - R11 230
DXB
Temperature
24 - 41 °C
DXB
Precipitation
0 - 8 mm

 

Peak season:                                                        

The United Arab Emirates has its peak tourism season between October and May, although a lot of travelers also visit the country from November through February. Prices on flights will probably be at their most expensive during the peak season, so keep in mind that you’ll have to do your admin well in advance if you want to see the country during the busiest and most tepid time of the year.

 

Off season:

The off tourism season of the United Arab Emirates falls between the months of June and September, which is also when temperatures tend to soar. This can be a perfect time to seize the opportunity of booking your cheap flights to the United Arab Emirates since a lot of hotels and airlines offer discounted rates.

 

 

When is the best time to book a flight to United Arab Emirates?

 

Hotels are usually fully booked months in advance in the United Arab Emirates, which means that before trying to find the ideal time to book your flights, you’ll have to determine which one of the seven emirates you want to visit. The cities of Abu Dhabi and Dubai both host year-round, world-renowned cultural and sporting events, which can considerably impact the prices of flights and accommodation. Generally speaking, when you make your flight bookings to the United Arab Emirates, the best way of ensuring you’re landing a great deal is by doing your admin three or four months in advance of your traveling dates. 

 

Which day is cheapest to fly to United Arab Emirates?

The cheapest flights to United Arab Emirates are usually found when departing on a Wednesday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Friday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to United Arab Emirates?

United Arab Emirates flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight at midday. Booking a flight in the evening will likely mean higher prices.

Comprising of seven sheikdoms (Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Ajman, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah, and Umm al-Quwain) the United Arab Emirates is what most of us picture typical Arab countries to look like: crystal clear beaches lined by never-ending stretches of desert, but the difference with the United Arab Emirates is that it embraces western ideals while staying faithful to its traditions. By taking a cheap flight to the United Arab Emirates, you’ll be welcomed by a brilliant blend of the old and the new as you gaze upon glitzy shopping complexes that defend old souks and ancient cities, all waiting for travelers to come and explore the ‘Vegas of the East’!

 

How long is the flight to the United Arab Emirates?

 

Johannesburg to Abu Dhabi               8 hours, 10 minutes
Johannesburg to Dubai                       8 hours, 15 minutes
Johannesburg to Sharjah                     24 hours, 20 minutes

 

 

Which airlines operate flights to the United Arab Emirates?

 

Depending on where exactly you want to go in the United Arab Emirates, you’ll have to make a choice between a variety of different airways that all operate cheap flights to and from the UAE. Once you’ve narrowed down your options, you’ll likely see names such as JetBlue Airways, British Airways, Royal Brunei Airlines, Aegean Airlines, and Jet Airlines coming up as the most popular carriers. Go ahead and compare the offerings from each of these airlines, not forgetting to compare them based on different dates, and then decide whether or not comfort or a more affordable price ranks higher on your traveling needs scale.

 

 

How to get from the airport to the city center?

 

The United Arab Emirates has a very efficient public transport system, and getting from any one of the emirate airports to the centers of the city will be easy to do. All of the major airports have car hire companies based on site from which you’ll be able to rent a car. Alternatively, you can also choose to use any of the taxis (which are found in plentiful supply at all the airports). Taxi services are cheap and easy to use in the United Arab Emirates and can be very affordable if you’re looking at long-distance traveling.

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