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The best prices from Dubai International to Cape Town International are usually found in May or March, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

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

DXB - CPT
Price
AED 2,145 - AED 3,849

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

AED 2,145

From Dubai International to Cape Town International

One-way from

AED 1,520

One-way flight from Dubai International to Cape Town International

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 Dubai International to Cape Town International?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Sunday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 46 days in advance to save up to 13% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 46 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Dubai International to Cape Town International 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as AED 3,573, or AED 3,632 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Cape Town International from Dubai International average AED 2,963. You can even find prices in May for less than AED 2,963, as users have found deals to Cape Town International from as low as AED 1,991. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cape Town International from Dubai International. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 29%.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Dubai International to Cape Town International in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 19% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

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

The best prices found for DXB to CPT flights in January, February
17 Jan - 24 Jan
AED 2,075pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
17 Jan - 22 Jan
AED 2,093pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
10 Feb - 18 Feb
AED 2,104pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl

Dubai International to Cape Town International 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town International from Dubai International found for this year
17 Jan - 24 Jan
AED 2,075pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
17 Jan - 22 Jan
AED 2,093pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
10 Feb - 18 Feb
AED 2,104pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl

Direct flights to Cape Town International from Dubai International

Save time with Dubai International to Cape Town International direct flight deals
19 Jan - 3 Feb
AED 3,192pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
10 Feb - 18 Feb
AED 3,232pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
20 Jan - 3 Feb
AED 3,254pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl

Last-minute flights from Dubai International to Cape Town International

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town International from Dubai International, departing today and this week
20 Jan - 3 Feb
AED 2,126pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
20 Jan - 3 Feb
AED 2,160pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
20 Jan - 3 Feb
AED 2,167pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl

One-way flights to Cape Town International from Dubai International

The cheapest one-way flights from Dubai International to Cape Town International
20:45 - 15:40
Kenya Airways
1 stop
20h 55m
DXB - CPT
Kenya Airways
AED 1,521
Travel2Be
21:50 - 05:35
Emirates
Direct
9h 45m
DXB - CPT
Emirates
AED 2,432
Travel2Be
05:05 - 05:10
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
26h 05m
DXB - CPT
Multiple Airlines
AED 2,895
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Flight FAQs

From Dubai International to Cape Town International

Can I find flights from Dubai International to Cape Town International for under AED 2,204 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dubai International to Cape Town International for under AED 2,204. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Kenya Airways for just AED 2,104, but on average you can expect to pay AED 2,204.

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

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

Are there direct flights from Dubai International to Cape Town International for under AED 3,305 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Dubai International to Cape Town International under AED 3,305. A good price for a direct flight from Dubai International to Cape Town International is less than AED 7,132.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dubai International to Cape Town International for under AED 2,204?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dubai International to Cape Town International within the next 7 days for less than AED 2,204.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 1,550 users have taken a look at flights from Dubai Intl to Cape Town Intl.

Does it rain more in Dubai or Cape Town?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Dubai is typically similar to Cape Town. We can gather that this will continue over the next 5 days.

Is Dubai weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

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

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

A quick flight from Dubai International to Cape Town International can take about 11h 20m. Ethiopian Air provides one of the quickest options available for as low as AED 2,557. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Dubai International to Cape Town International from AED 2,105 return. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is RwandAir. Kenya Airways is priced at 28% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Kenya Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as AED 1,308. Check flights for Emirates, as they currently have the next best price.

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Top 5 airlines flying from Dubai International to Cape Town International

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Dubai International to Cape Town International choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
RwandAir
AED 402 AED 624 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
AED 51 AED 662 No cancel fee 82%
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Ethiopian Air
AED 565 AED 687 No cancel fee 72%
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Emirates
AED 63 AED 927 No cancel fee 75%
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South African
AED 67 AED 1,000 No cancel fee 78%

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

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Hourly flight availability from Dubai International to Cape Town International

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Weekly flight availability
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