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Cheapest flights to Cape Town

Cheapest flights to Cape Town in the next 3 months

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Flights from Dubai to Cape Town

Flights from Dubai to Cape Town will get you to this glittering African metropolis within approximately 9 hours and 40 minutes. Airlines fly from Dubai International Airport (DXB) to Cape Town International Airport (CPT). Some of the main airlines flying the Dubai to Cape Town route are: South African Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways, Etihad Airways, and British Airways. Direct flights from Dubai to Cape Town are available.

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Things to know before you travel to Cape Town

General information

Essential details you need to know before your trip.

Country South Africa
Currency South African Rand
Exchange rate 1 ZAR = 0.27 AED
Language Afrikaans / English / Xhosa
Hub airport Cape Town International Airport (CPT)
Time difference Dubai is 2 hours ahead of Cape Town.
Travel adaptor Type C / D / G

Travel documents

You will need a valid passport and UAE visa to travel from Dubai to Cape Town.

Airport information

It is a 20-minute drive, or 45-minute train ride from Cape Town International Airport to the Cape Town CBD.

Main attractions

Table Mountain, the V&A Waterfront, and Robben Island are some of the most iconic attractions in Cape Town.

Cost of living in Cape Town

Compare the costs of everyday items in Dubai and Cape Town

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

Dubai R 109.97
Cape Town R 100.00

Local beer

0,5L Draught

Dubai R 146.62
Cape Town R 25.00

Pack of cigarettes


Dubai R 36.66
Cape Town R 39.00

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

Dubai R 7.33
Cape Town R 10.00



Dubai R 60.50
Cape Town R 23.48
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