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The best prices from Dublin to Cape Town Intl are usually found in January or November, booked 18 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Dublin (DUB) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best DUB to CPT flight in 2022: compare Dublin to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
DUB - CPT
Price
£545 - £782
CPT
Temperature
12 - 21 °C
CPT
Rainfall
20 - 100 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£448

From Dublin to Cape Town Intl

One-way from

£376

One-way flight from Dublin to Cape Town Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Dublin to Cape Town (DUB - CPT)?

It’s optimal to fly from Dublin to Cape Town in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 10% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 18 days in advance, which can save you up to 13% on flights from Dublin to Cape Town compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 18 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £516. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £603.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Dublin to Cape Town?

Users have found that flying from Dublin 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.

Cheap flights from Dublin to Cape Town in June, July 2022

The best prices found for DUB to CPT flights in June, July
8 Jul - 14 Jul
£983pp
DUB
Dublin
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DUB
Dublin
8 Jul - 14 Jul
£985pp
DUB
Dublin
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DUB
Dublin
27 Jul - 3 Aug
£1,013pp
DUB
Dublin
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
DUB
Dublin

Dublin to Cape Town 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Dublin found for this year
14 Nov - 27 Nov
£428pp
DUB
Dublin
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Air France
 
1 STOP
DUB
Dublin
28 Nov - 7 Dec
£430pp
DUB
Dublin
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
DUB
Dublin
27 Nov - 11 Dec
£432pp
DUB
Dublin
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
DUB
Dublin

Last-minute flights from Dublin to Cape Town

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town from Dublin, departing today and this week
8 Jul - 14 Jul
£983pp
DUB
Dublin
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DUB
Dublin
8 Jul - 14 Jul
£985pp
DUB
Dublin
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DUB
Dublin
8 Jul - 14 Jul
£1,035pp
DUB
Dublin
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
DUB
Dublin

One-way flights to Cape Town Intl from Dublin

The cheapest one-way flights from Dublin to Cape Town
12:50 - 07:25
Turkish Airlines
1 stop
17h 35m
DUB - CPT
Turkish Airlines
£376
Travel2Be
11:00 - 06:45
Qatar Airways
1 stop
18h 45m
DUB - CPT
Qatar Airways
£480
StudentUniverse
05:15 - 10:00
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
27h 45m
DUB - CPT
Multiple Airlines
£872
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Dublin</span> to <span class="emphasized">Cape Town</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Dublin to Cape Town

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

British Airways, Ethiopian Air, and Turkish Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Dublin to Cape Town for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dublin to Cape Town for under £500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £428, but on average you can expect to pay £474.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dublin to Cape Town for under £1,000?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dublin to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than £1,000.

How popular is this Dublin to Cape Town flight route?

Flights from Dublin to Cape Town Intl have been viewed 360 times in the past calendar month.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Dublin to Cape Town round-trip from £430. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Turkish Airlines, from £452, and Air France, from £459. You may be able to fly from Dublin to Cape Town for 19% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £376 on Turkish Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Qatar Airways from £480 and KLM from £487 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Dublin to Cape Town?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Dublin to Cape Town? While on average our users pay £1,441, our data indicates the cheapest price to be £266. The most popular route (Dublin - Cape Town Intl), is priced around £409.

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

Before booking your flight from Dublin to Cape Town check out the most popular airlines for this route: British Airways, Emirates or Ethiopian Air.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Cape Town, South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Cape Town from Dublin?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Dublin to Cape Town Intl

Most visitors from Dublin can enter Cape Town Intl without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Dublin are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Dublin are not required to quarantine after entering Cape Town Intl.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Do I need a test to fly back to Dublin from Cape Town?

Returning to Dublin from Cape Town Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Dublin.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Dublin.

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Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Dublin to Cape Town.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = R19.64
Average temperature for June in Cape Town
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for June in Cape Town
79.0 mm

Airports servicing Dublin

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 7 airlines flying from Dublin to Cape Town Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Dublin to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Turkish Airlines
£392 £489 No cancel fee 77%
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British Airways
£395 £467 No cancel fee 70%
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Ethiopian Air
£399 £567 No cancel fee 72%
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KLM
£404 £534 No cancel fee 75%
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Lufthansa
£419 £512 No cancel fee 76%
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Qatar Airways
£444 £535 No cancel fee 68%
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Emirates
£460 £547 No cancel fee 75%
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