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About Flights to Dubai

Summary info about Dubai flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

R3 854

Best Return Price

R5 733

Fastest flight time

14h 00m

Operated By

4 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Dubai from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R3 854 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Dubai Intl).
The best return flight price to Dubai from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R5 733 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Dubai Intl).
The fastest flight to Dubai from South Africa takes 14h 00m (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Dubai Intl).
There are 4 airlines operating flights to Dubai, including Egypt Air, Qatar Airways and Kenya Airways.

Cheapest flights to Dubai airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Dubai airports from your nearest city or airport
Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport
Dubai

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Johannesburg TO Dubai

Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB) to Abu Dhabi (AUH)

Typically, flights to Dubai from Johannesburg are cheaper when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Abu Dhabi Intl, which has an average price of R6 479

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO DUBAI FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTMay14% cheaperFlying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Dubai costs on average just R6 633 in May
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO DUBAI FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTDecember11% more expensiveIt costs about R8 528 for flights to Dubai from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO DUBAI FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTDecember425% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Dubai from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in December than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Dubai?

R259 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Dubai. This flight is from Tel Aviv and is 98% cheaper than most flights to Dubai. To find the cheapest price to Dubai from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

In general, May is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Dubai. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around R6 633. If you’re not able to fly to Dubai in May, then February is your next best option. Flight prices from South Africa to Dubai during February average around R6 902.

The ideal time to book your flight to Dubai is 24 days in advance, when prices tend to average R7 701. Keep in mind that you might be able to find cheaper flights to Dubai at any time. In fact, our users found flights for as low as R5 733 in the past 72 hours.

The cheapest day to depart from South Africa to Dubai is on a Wednesday when prices can be found for as low as R7 335. On the other hand, Friday is the most expensive day to depart from South Africa because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travellers. As a result, prices tend to be around R7 809.

At midday is the cheapest time of day to fly from South Africa to Dubai when you can find flight prices for as low as R6 898. Flying to Dubai at midday is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Dubai is in the evening when prices are around R9 530.

Sharjah Airport, Dubai Al Maktoum Intl Airport, Ras Al Khaimah Airport, Abu Dhabi Intl Airport or Al Ain Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Dubai.

You can find deals at Dubai Al Maktoum Intl Airport for R5 883pp on average, but that price can change based on your departure airport. To save money, try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.



Dubai flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in South Africa to Dubai found recently by users on momondo
Qatar Airways
Oct 20
JNB9:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
11h 25m
1 stop
DXB21:20Dubai Intl
Oct 27
DXB19:00Dubai Intl
12h 55m
1 stop
JNB7:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
Sep 1
JNB3:45Johannesburg OR Tambo
17h 35m
1 stop
DXB21:20Dubai Intl
Sep 13
DXB19:30Dubai Intl
12h 25m
1 stop
JNB7:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
Jul 28
JNB3:45Johannesburg OR Tambo
11h 10m
1 stop
DXB14:55Dubai Intl
Aug 12
DXB19:00Dubai Intl
12h 55m
1 stop
JNB7:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
Oct 15
JNB3:45Johannesburg OR Tambo
11h 45m
1 stop
DXB15:30Dubai Intl
Oct 22
DXB19:00Dubai Intl
12h 55m
1 stop
JNB7:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
Jul 26
JNB3:45Johannesburg OR Tambo
11h 10m
1 stop
DXB14:55Dubai Intl
Aug 4
DXB19:00Dubai Intl
30h 40m
1 stop
JNB1:40Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
Sep 19
JNB3:45Johannesburg OR Tambo
17h 35m
1 stop
DXB21:20Dubai Intl
Sep 26
DXB19:00Dubai Intl
30h 40m
1 stop
JNB1:40Johannesburg OR Tambo

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Dubai

If you're looking for one-way flights from South Africa to Dubai, view some of our deals below provided by Egypt Air, Kenya Airways and RwandAir
RwandAir
Oct 21
JNB12:30Johannesburg OR Tambo
14h 00m
2 stops
DXB2:30Dubai Intl
Kenya Airways
Oct 22
JNB21:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
19h 40m
1 stop
DXB16:55Dubai Intl
Kenya Airways
Jul 7
JNB8:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
31h 15m
1 stop
DXB15:25Dubai Intl

Which airlines fly to Dubai?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Dubai

Which airlines fly to Dubai?

For flights from South Africa to Dubai, most momondo users will book with popular airlines such as Qatar Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian Air and Kenya Airways. Depending on what airport you fly from, you may have other airlines to choose from.

SWISS Flights to Dubai

There are 4 SWISS flights to Dubai in a normal week. The most common departure point is Zurich and the best SWISS ticket price seen on momondo is R14 620 (last 72 hours, from Johannesburg OR Tambo, to Dubai). SWISS has a score of 8,4 from 134 user reviews on momondo.

Turkish Airlines Flights to Dubai

Turkish Airlines flies to Dubai 20 times per week usually, making it a popular airline to fly with, particularly when heading to Dubai from Istanbul. Turkish Airlines (rating: 8,3, 128 reviews) varies in price depending on when and where you want to fly to Dubai from. The best Turkish Airlines ticket price found on momondo to Dubai was from Cape Town Intl (R7 971 return).


Best first class flights to Dubai

Compare and see reviews for airlines with premium cabins that fly to Dubai
AirlineRatingFirst ClassPrice
EmiratesPriceFrom R7 081First ClassRating
8,6
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South AfricanPriceFrom R11 830First ClassRating
8,1
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      Popular routes to Dubai

      Most frequently searched flights to Dubai along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
      Johannesburg to Dubai Flights
      Fastest flight time8h 15m
      Cheapest priceR5 733
      Durban to Dubai Flights
      Fastest flight time8h 20m
      Cheapest priceR5 812
      Cape Town to Dubai Flights
      Fastest flight time9h 25m
      Cheapest priceR6 302

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