How far is Cape Town from Dubai?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Dubai and Cape Town. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 4734.703 miles
- 7619.765 kilometers
- 4114.344 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.Haversine formula
- 4749.502 miles
- 7643.583 kilometers
- 4127.205 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).
Estimated flight time from Dubai International Airport (DXB) to Cape Town International Airport (CPT) is 9 hours 27 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Dubai and Cape Town is 2 hours. Cape Town is 2 hours behind Dubai.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 557 kg (1 228 pounds).
Dubai to Cape Town flight path
Shortest flight path between Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Cape Town International Airport (CPT).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Dubai (DXB) → Cape Town (CPT).