Some of the world’s most well-traveled cities are in Ireland. The most popular city to travel to in Ireland is Dublin, which momondo users choose as their landing destination 275% more often than other cities. The next most popular cities in Ireland are Cork and Shannon.
The cheapest flights to Ireland recently found by momondo users are R478 with Ryanair, R1 198 with Flybe, and R1 288 with British Airways.
Emirates, Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways are the top three most popular airlines that fly to Ireland according to our data. Emirates is the first choice among our users, with 31% of people opting to fly with this airline when travelling to Ireland. Keep in mind that there are 12 different airlines that fly to Ireland on a routine basis, so you have a few additional options to choose from.
Flight times vary depending on what airport in South Africa you fly out of and what airport in Ireland you fly into. For example, flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Dublin takes 18h 15m on average. On the other hand, flying from Cape Town Intl to Dublin takes 14h 20m on average. Keep in mind that it’s always quicker to opt for a non-stop flight, so be sure to check momondo to see if there are any available for your route.
Dublin is the most popular airport in Ireland to fly to at the moment. Out of all our users who flew to Ireland in the past year, 85% of them chose to fly into Dublin’s Dublin airport. Keep in mind that there may be other airports within Ireland that are also a great option to fly to.
The cost to fly to Ireland varies based on a variety of factors, but you can expect to find prices as low as R5 426 or as high as R34 759. Based on recent airfare data, we’ve found that a ticket to Ireland for R9 715 or less is a good deal, whereas R11 031 is the average cost.
Tuesday is the best day of the week to fly to Ireland based on flight prices. Monday is another affordable option. If you are looking to save money on flights to Ireland, then try to avoid flying out on a Saturday since this is when prices are at their highest.
|Departing||Destination||Best Time||Best Price|
|Johannesburg||Dublin||18h 15m||R4 876|
|Cape Town||Dublin||14h 20m||R5 353|
|Port Elizabeth||Dublin||21h 55m||R15 751|