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 map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Dubai (DXB) → Cape Town (CPT).