Cheap flights from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town

AUH — CPT
4 Oct — 11 Oct1
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The best prices from Abu Dhabi Intl to Cape Town Intl are usually found in January or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best AUH to CPT flight in 2022: compare Abu Dhabi to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.

AUH - CPT

Price

AED 494 - AED 1,163

CPT

Temperature

12 - 21 °C

CPT

Rainfall

20 - 100 mm

Popular inMayHigh demand for flights, 31% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 39% potential price drop
Average priceAED 3,357Average for round-trip flights in September 2022
Round-trip fromAED 1,814From Abu Dhabi Intl to Cape Town Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town?

Users have found that flying from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town on a Friday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 19% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from AED 3,379 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as AED 3,661.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, November can be a great choice for travel to Cape Town. Flights to Cape Town from Abu Dhabi in November are about AED 3,014 on average during November, but can be found for as low as AED 2,321.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town (AUH - CPT)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 13% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town in September, October 2022

The best prices found for AUH to CPT flights in September, October
19 Oct - 26 Oct
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

13h 15m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

22h 20m
AED 2,681

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 29/9/22

26 Oct - 1 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

19h 15m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

22h 10m
AED 2,685

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 28/9/22

25 Oct - 31 Oct
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

23h 40m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

12h 20m
AED 3,478

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 28/9/22

Abu Dhabi to Cape Town 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Abu Dhabi found for this year
8 Nov - 15 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

13h 15m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

2 stops

19h 30m
AED 2,416

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 29/9/22

19 Oct - 26 Oct
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

13h 15m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

22h 20m
AED 2,681

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 29/9/22

26 Oct - 1 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

19h 15m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

22h 10m
AED 2,685

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 28/9/22

Cheap Turkish Airlines flights from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town

27 Jan - 1 Feb
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 25m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

29h 20m
AED 3,342

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 29/9/22

9 Jan - 2 May
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

35h 15m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

29h 55m
AED 3,603

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 28/9/22

9 Jan - 3 May
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

35h 15m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

29h 55m
AED 3,775

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 28/9/22

Cheap Qatar Airways flights from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town

8 Nov - 15 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

13h 15m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

19h 05m
AED 3,647

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 29/9/22

28 Jan - 1 Feb
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

19h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

13h 25m
AED 3,687

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 29/9/22

27 Oct - 1 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

19h 00m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

19h 05m
AED 4,157

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 28/9/22

One-way flights to Cape Town from Abu Dhabi

The cheapest one-way flights from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town
13 Nov
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

40h 05m
AED 4,289

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 26/9/22

28 Jan
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

56h 25m
AED 4,539

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 29/9/22

28 Jan
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

49h 10m
AED 4,844

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 29/9/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Abu Dhabi to Cape Town flights.

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

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

Can I find flights from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town for under AED 2,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town for under AED 2,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just AED 2,416, but on average you can expect to pay AED 3,290.

How popular is this Abu Dhabi to Cape Town flight route?

Within the past month, 152 users have taken a look at flights from Abu Dhabi Intl to Cape Town Intl.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town round-trip?

Currently priced at AED 3,342, Turkish Airlines will fly you from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town and back. In addition to Turkish Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Qatar Airways and Air France - these airlines can fly you to your destination from AED 3,647 and AED 3,966, respectively.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Egypt Air, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as AED 5,703. However, be on the lookout for offers from Turkish Airlines and Qatar Airways, as they are both options that can get you from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town for a low price.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town?

Emirates, Etihad Airways and KLM are the most popular airlines when flying from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town.

What are the cheapest flights from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town?

While on average a flight from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town is generally AED 8,353, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is AED 2,374. When looking at the most popular route, (Abu Dhabi Intl - Cape Town Intl), you can expect to pay AED 3,478 for that flight.

Other flights to Cape Town

Top 2 airlines flying from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Abu Dhabi to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Etihad AirwaysCheapestAED 995AverageAED 1,377FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestAED 1,802AverageAED 3,655FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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