The cheapest month to fly to Dubai from South Africa is in March. Flight prices, which tend to average around R7 667, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you are unable to visit Dubai during the month of March, then departing from South Africa during the month February is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around R7 684.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Dubai is about 27 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are R8 371. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from South Africa for as low as R7 374.
Our data shows that Wednesday is the least expensive day to fly to Dubai. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as R7 984. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Friday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Dubai on Friday is R8 471.
According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Dubai is at midday. momondo users have found flights departing from South Africa to Dubai at midday for as low as R7 422. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. In the evening is when there is more demand to fly to Dubai, so prices are often more expensive at around R8 889 per ticket.