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Find cheap flights from Johannesburg to Dubai from R4 785

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight from Johannesburg to Dubai departing on 21/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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These are the airlines KAYAK users have selected most often from within our search results in flight searches from Johannesburg to Dubai.
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Cheap flight deals from Johannesburg to Dubai

Here are some of the best deals found on KAYAK recently from the most popular airlines for round-trip flights from Johannesburg to Dubai that are departing in the next months. While these flights were available on KAYAK in the last 72 hours, prices and availability are subject to change and deals may expire.
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16:00 - 8:30JNB-DXB
14h 30m2 stops
1:50 - 13:50DXB-JNB
14h 00m1 stop
R8 208RwandAir
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Tue, Jun 18 - Fri, Jun 21
16:00 - 8:30JNB-DXB
14h 30m2 stops
1:50 - 13:50DXB-JNB
14h 00m1 stop
R8 244RwandAir
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Tue, Jul 9 - Fri, Jul 12
8:20 - 2:55JNB-DXB
16h 35m1 stop
5:40 - 20:00DXB-JNB
16h 20m1 stop
R8 336Ethiopian Air
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Tue, Jun 18 - Fri, Jun 21
8:20 - 2:55JNB-DXB
16h 35m1 stop
4:25 - 20:00DXB-JNB
17h 35m1 stop
R8 392Ethiopian Air
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Wed, Jun 12 - Mon, Jun 17
1:15 - 23:25JNB-DXB
20h 10m1 stop
0:55 - 9:45DXB-JNB
10h 50m1 stop
R8 557Kenya Airways
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Thu, Jul 18 - Wed, Jul 24
1:15 - 23:25JNB-DXB
20h 10m1 stop
6:55 - 15:50DXB-JNB
10h 55m1 stop
R8 723Kenya Airways
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Mon, Jun 3 - Tue, Jun 11
22:20 - 8:20JNB-DXB
8h 00mdirect
14:40 - 20:50DXB-JNB
8h 10mdirect
R10 894Emirates
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Thu, May 23 - Wed, May 29
16:00 - 8:30JNB-DXB
14h 30m2 stops
4:25 - 13:05DXB-JNB
10h 40m1 stop
R11 078
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Tue, Jun 18 - Sat, Jun 22
16:00 - 8:30JNB-DXB
14h 30m2 stops
5:40 - 20:00DXB-JNB
16h 20m1 stop
R11 097
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Tue, Jul 9 - Sat, Jul 13
22:20 - 8:20JNB-DXB
8h 00mdirect
14:40 - 20:50DXB-JNB
8h 10mdirect
R11 318Emirates
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Fri, Oct 11 - Tue, Oct 15

Flights from Johannesburg to Dubai - Travel Insights & Trends

Get data-powered insights and trends into flights from Johannesburg to Dubai to help you find the cheapest flights, the best time to fly and much more.

What is the cheapest Johannesburg to Dubai flight route?

The cheapest price for flight routes found by users searching on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks for one-way flights from Johannesburg to Dubai.
Our data shows that the cheapest route for a one-way flight from Johannesburg to Dubai cost R7 104 and was between Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport and Dubai. On average, the best prices are found if you fly this route. The average price for a return flight for this route is R9 738.

What’s the cheapest day of the week to fly from Johannesburg to Dubai?

The average price of all flights from Johannesburg to Dubai clicked on KAYAK for each day over the last 12 months.
If you are looking for a flight deal from Johannesburg to Dubai, look for departures on Mondays and avoid leaving on a Saturday, as it's usually the priciest day. When flying back from Dubai, Thursday is the cheapest day to fly and Sunday is the most expensive.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg to Dubai?

To calculate monthly average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each month over the last year for flights from Johannesburg to Dubai, removes the top 0.1% to account for outliers, and then takes the median of all values for each month.
The cheapest month for flights from Johannesburg to Dubai is May, where tickets cost R9 257 on average. On the other hand, the most expensive months are December and August, where the average cost of tickets is R13 103 and R10 931 respectively.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Johannesburg to Dubai?

To calculate daily average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each day before departure over the last year for flights from Johannesburg to Dubai, removes the top 0.1% to account for outliers, and then takes the average of all the values for each month.
To get a below average price on the flight from Johannesburg to Dubai, you should book around 1 week before departure. For the absolute cheapest price, our data suggests you should book 17 days before departure.

Which airlines provide the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Dubai?

The cheapest price for the route for each airline clicked by KAYAK users in the last 72 hours.
In the last 72 hours, the cheapest one-way ticket from Johannesburg to Dubai found on KAYAK was with Kenya Airways for R4 785. RwandAir proposed a return connection from R8 208 and Ethiopian Air from R8 336.

Which airlines fly direct between Johannesburg and Dubai?

Airline and price data is aggregated from results in KAYAK’s search results from the last 2 weeks for flights from Johannesburg to Dubai.
There is just one airline that flies from Johannesburg to Dubai direct and that is Emirates. The best one-way deal found from Emirates for the route is R8 615.

How many flights are there between Johannesburg and Dubai per day?

Each day, there are 3 direct flights that take off from Johannesburg and land in Dubai, with an average flight time of 8h 11m. The most common departure time is 19:00 and most flights take off in the evening. Each week, there are 21 flights and there are the same amount of flights each day 3.

Which cabin class options are there for flights between Johannesburg and Dubai?

The average price of flights for each cabin class for the route found by users searching on KAYAK over the last 2 weeks.
There are 4 cabin class options for the route. These are First, Business, Economy and Prem Economy. Perform a search on KAYAK to find the latest prices and availability for all cabin fares, which differ across airlines.

How long does a flight from Johannesburg to Dubai take?

Flying to Dubai from Johannesburg requires at least one stopover, as there are no direct flights for this route. The shortest flight duration is 7h 55m.

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Cheapest flight

R4 785
Flight from OR Tambo Airport, Johannesburg to Dubai

When to book flights from Johannesburg to Dubai

Are your dates flexible? Find out the best times to travel from Johannesburg to Dubai based on our flight data from the last year. Discover the cheapest month and even day to fly.
Estimated return price
KAYAK looks at all historical flight data for each date to provide a predicted price for one-way trips or returns with a duration up to 40 days. While we try to provide actual minimum prices for each date, some prices are predictions and actual prices may differ.

FAQs for booking flights from Johannesburg to Dubai

  • What is the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Dubai?

    In the last 3 days, the lowest price for a flight from Johannesburg to Dubai was R260 for a one-way ticket and R446 for a return.

  • Which airports will I be using when flying from Johannesburg to Dubai?

    There are 2 airports in Johannesburg (Johannesburg Lanseria and Johannesburg OR Tambo.) and only 1 airport in Dubai (Dubai Intl). The cheapest flights are generally found on the OR Tambo Airport, Johannesburg to Dubai Intl flight route.

  • Which aircraft models fly most regularly from Johannesburg to Dubai?

    We unfortunately don’t have that data for this specific route.

  • Which airline alliances offer flights from Johannesburg to Dubai?

    SkyTeam, Star Alliance, and oneworld are the airline alliances operating flights between Johannesburg and Dubai, with Star Alliance being the most commonly used for this route.

  • How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights from Johannesburg to Dubai?

    KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Johannesburg to Dubai.

  • How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket from Johannesburg to Dubai?

    KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Dubai from Johannesburg is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.

  • What is the Hacker Fare option on flights from Johannesburg to Dubai?

    Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional return ticket. You could then fly to Dubai with an airline and back to Johannesburg with another airline.

  • What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight from Johannesburg to Dubai?

    Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Dubai from Johannesburg up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

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Prefer to fly direct from Johannesburg to Dubai Intl?

Find which airlines fly direct from Johannesburg to Dubai Intl, which days they fly and book direct flights.

Direct departures

Johannesburg to Dubai Intl

Monday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

Tuesday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

Wednesday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

Thursday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

Friday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

Saturday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

Sunday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

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Direct returns

Dubai Intl to Johannesburg

Monday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

Tuesday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

Wednesday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

Thursday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

Friday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

Saturday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

Sunday

Emirates, South African

Emirates, South African

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Recent one-way flight deals

 
Only flying one-way? Below are some of the best one-way flight deals from Johannesburg to Dubai found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours.
21/6Fri
1 stopKenya Airways
15h 15mJNB-DXB
R4 785
24/5Fri
1 stopKenya Airways
28h 30mJNB-DXB
R4 803
23/5Thu
1 stopKenya Airways
26h 10mJNB-DXB
R5 079
24/5Fri
2 stops
22h 00mJNB-DXB
R6 956
24/5Fri
3 stops
25h 25mJNB-DXB
R7 398
24/5Fri
directSouth African
8h 00mJNB-DXB
R8 060
7/8Wed
directSouth African
8h 00mJNB-DXB
R8 539
21/6Fri
directEmirates
8h 20mJNB-DXB
R8 576
20/6Thu
1 stopRwandAir
27h 20mJNB-DXB
R9 551
17/5Fri
2 stopsRwandAir
14h 30mJNB-DXB
R11 134

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Last minute flights from Johannesburg to Dubai

Last minute flight, train and bus deals

 
These last-minute flight deals are the cheapest flights found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours for flights from Johannesburg to Dubai that are departing in the next 10 days.
13/5Mon
multi-stopEthiopian Air
16h 35mJNB-DXB
19/5Sun
multi-stopEthiopian Air
16h 20mDXB-JNB
R8 336
15/5Wed
multi-stopKenya Airways
33h 15mJNB-DXB
11/7Thu
multi-stopKenya Airways
12h 00mDXB-JNB
R8 723
13/5Mon
multi-stopRwandAir
14h 30mJNB-DXB
18/5Sat
multi-stopRwandAir
15h 10mDXB-JNB
R9 367
12/5Sun
multi-stopEgypt Air
35h 10mJNB-DXB
18/5Sat
multi-stopEgypt Air
27h 50mDXB-JNB
R9 569
12/5Sun
multi-stopEgypt Air
35h 10mJNB-DXB
18/5Sat
multi-stopEgypt Air
27h 50mDXB-JNB
R9 845
12/5Sun
multi-stopRwandAir
14h 30mJNB-DXB
17/5Fri
multi-stopRwandAir
15h 10mDXB-JNB
R9 974
15/5Wed
multi-stop
28h 10mJNB-DXB
12/7Fri
multi-stop
17h 35mDXB-JNB
R10 821
12/5Sun
multi-stop
14h 30mJNB-DXB
18/5Sat
multi-stop
16h 50mDXB-JNB
R10 839
15/5Wed
directEmirates
8h 20mJNB-DXB
15/7Mon
directEmirates
8h 10mDXB-JNB
R11 262
15/5Wed
directEmirates
8h 20mJNB-DXB
12/7Fri
directEmirates
8h 10mDXB-JNB
R11 631

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