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Dublin to Cape Town flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Dublin and Cape Town take, on average, 21 hours minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Dublin with Cape Town found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High seasonAccording to search data from our customers, December is the busiest time to fly from Dublin to Cape Town
Best time to bookAccording to real data October is the most popular time to book a flight to Cape Town when departing from Dublin

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Departure Fri, 06 Aug Return Fri, 13 Aug
DUB Dublin
CPT Cape Town
return from £411
Departure Fri, 20 Aug Return Mon, 23 Aug
DUB Dublin
CPT Cape Town
return from £436
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 20.32 ZAR
British Pound Sterling South African Rand
1 ZAR = 0.05 GBP
Last checked on 30 July 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
62%

Trains in Cape Town are 62% cheaper than in Dublin.

Dublin
£2.57
Cape Town
£0.98
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
47%

A meal in Cape Town is 47% cheaper than a meal in Dublin.

Dublin
£12.84
Cape Town
£6.86
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
81%

A taxi fare in Cape Town is 81% cheaper than in Dublin.

Dublin
£3.43
Cape Town
£0.66
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
51%

Coffee in Cape Town is 51% cheaper than in Dublin.

Dublin
£2.89
Cape Town
£1.42
Dublin airports
  • ( Dublin (DUB)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
Cape Town airports
  • ( Cape Town International Airport (CPT)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
K Distance: 6211 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Dublin to Cape Town

😷 Is it safe to travel from Dublin to Cape Town during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions South Africa may apply when travelling from Dublin. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Dublin to Cape Town at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Dublin to Cape Town is 411£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Cape Town expensive to visit compared to Dublin?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Cape Town costs an average of 0.66 GBP, 81% cheaper than Dublin, with a fare of 3.43 GBP, while train tickets costs 62% less in Cape Town: 0.98 GBP against 2.57 GBP in Dublin. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 6.86 GBP in Cape Town, 47% less than the 12.84 GBP in Dublin. The price of the coffee is around 51% cheaper in Cape Town, with an average of 1.42 GBP, while in Dublin the coffee costs 2.89 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Dublin to Cape Town?
The most popular months to book a trip from Dublin to Cape Town are October, November and December, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Dublin to Cape Town?
The best time of the year to go to Cape Town when flying from Dublin depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1º month to fly to Cape Town from Dublin in terms of searches from our customer, followed by January and March. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, June and September are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Dublin -  Cape Town.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Dublin to Cape Town?
The total flight time between Dublin and Cape Town is of around 21:00 hours on average, considering an average distance of 15,195 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Cape Town compared to Dublin?
While in Dublin the temperatures can reach an average of 23.67 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 12.0 mm ,Cape Town's temperatures can go up to 28.98 ºC during the hot season, with 9.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 4.54 ºC in Cape Town, compared to the -2.3 ºC average degrees reported in Dublin. During the winter period, Dublin can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while Cape Town have an average of 12.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from Dublin to Cape Town are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Dublin to Cape Town are:
  • British Airways, stoping in London for 80 minutes minimun.
  • Turkish Airlines, with 125 minutes scale in Istanbul.
  • Turkish Airlines, with 125 minutes scale in Istanbul.
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