Cheap Flights from Muscat

Kayak kindly provide RSS feeds which show the lowest fares found by users during the past two days. They are economy class fares (displayed here in Omani Rials), including taxes, that were actually available on the dates mentioned, not merely ‘hypothetical’ fares that ‘might’ be available (but in reality are almost impossible to find)! Having said that, bear in mind that the fares may no longer be available by the time you try to find them. Nevertheless, they should give a pretty good indication of what the current lower end of the market fares are.

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Lowest Return Fares From Muscat, Oman to ...Anywhere

FromToFare in OMRAirlineDeparting on MM/DD/YY
MCTDubai, United Arab Emirates (DXB-Dubai International)39flydubai05/29/2015
MCTSharjah, United Arab Emirates (SHJ-Sharjah)35Air Arabia05/29/2015
MCTMina Jebel Ali, United Arab Emirates (DWC-Al Maktoum Intl )79Qatar Airways06/6/2015
MCTIstanbul, Turkey (IST-Ataturk & other airports)144flydubai06/19/2015
MCTLondon, United Kingdom (LON-All airports)226KLM Royal Dutch08/24/2015
MCTDubai, United Arab Emirates (XNB-Dubai Shei Bus Station)100Etihad Airways05/30/2015
MCTLondon, United Kingdom (LGW-Gatwick)247Turkish Airlines08/18/2015
MCTLondon, United Kingdom (LHR-Heathrow)226KLM Royal Dutch08/24/2015
MCTBangkok, Thailand (BKK-Suvarnabhumi Airport)158Etihad Airways09/21/2015
MCTIstanbul, Turkey (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen)144flydubai06/19/2015
MCTMumbai, India (BOM-Chhatrapati Shivaji)112Multiple Airlines05/29/2015
MCTLondon, United Kingdom (LCY-London City Airport)247Multiple Airlines08/23/2015
MCTCairo, Egypt (CAI-Cairo)129Emirates06/3/2015
MCTBahrain, Bahrain (BAH-Bahrain Intl )63Gulf Air05/28/2015
MCTJeddah, Saudi Arabia (JED-King Abdulaziz Intl)112Kuwait Airways07/9/2015
MCTSalalah, Oman (SLL-Salalah)153Oman Air05/26/2015
MCTAmman, Jordan (AMM-Queen Alia Intl)140Emirates06/9/2015
MCTKuala Lumpur, Malaysia (KUL-Kuala Lumpur Intl )157Etihad Airways11/24/2015
MCTManila, Philippines (MNL-Ninoy Aquino Intl)259Kuwait Airways06/7/2015
MCTNew York, NY (NYC-All airports)220Air Berlin12/31/2015

Lowest Return Fares From Muscat, Oman to Europe

FromToFare in OMRAirlineDeparting on MM/DD/YY
MCTIstanbul, Turkey (IST-Ataturk & other airports)144flydubai06/19/2015
MCTIstanbul, Turkey (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen)144flydubai06/19/2015
MCTMunich, Germany (MUC-Franz Josef Strauss)244Multiple Airlines07/26/2015
MCTBarcelona, Spain (BCN-Barcelona)237Turkish Airlines10/28/2015
MCTParis, France (CDG-Charles de Gaulle)213Multiple Airlines08/4/2015
MCTZagreb, Croatia (ZAG-Pleso)269Qatar Airways08/13/2015
MCTParis, France (ORY-Orly)239British Airways06/9/2015
MCTLarnaca, Cyprus (LCA-Larnaca)190Gulf Air05/29/2015
MCTBasel, Switzerland (BSL-EuroAirport Swiss)258Turkish Airlines07/9/2015
MCTGeneva, Switzerland (GVA-Geneve-Cointrin)221Etihad Airways09/18/2015
MCTZurich, Switzerland (ZRH-Zurich Intl)213Emirates07/10/2015
MCTMilan, Italy (LIN-Linate)232Lufthansa06/4/2015
MCTMilan, Italy (MXP-Malpensa)208Qatar Airways06/4/2015
MCTAthens, Greece (ATH-Eleftherios V.)200Turkish Airlines10/25/2015
MCTPrague, Czech Republic (PRG-Václav Havel Prague)255Emirates08/13/2015
MCTMadrid, Spain (MAD-Barajas)218Multiple Airlines09/22/2015
MCTAmsterdam, Netherlands (AMS-Schiphol)236British Airways05/31/2015
MCTBrussels, Belgium (BRU-Brussels & other airports)248Lufthansa07/21/2015
MCTVenice, Italy (VCE-Marco Polo)257Turkish Airlines07/13/2015

Lowest Return Fares From Muscat, Oman to Asia

FromToFare in OMRAirlineDeparting on MM/DD/YY
MCTBangkok, Thailand (BKK-Suvarnabhumi Airport)158Etihad Airways09/21/2015
MCTMumbai, India (BOM-Chhatrapati Shivaji)112Multiple Airlines05/29/2015
MCTKuala Lumpur, Malaysia (KUL-Kuala Lumpur Intl )157Etihad Airways11/24/2015
MCTManila, Philippines (MNL-Ninoy Aquino Intl)259Kuwait Airways06/7/2015
MCTJakarta, Indonesia (CGK-Soekarno-Hatta Intl)209Emirates07/8/2015
MCTNew Delhi, India (DEL-Indira Gandhi Intl)140Gulf Air06/19/2015
MCTChennai, India (MAA-Chennai)117Emirates07/29/2015
MCTKochi, India (COK-Kochi)111Emirates06/7/2015
MCTColombo, Sri Lanka (CMB-Bandaranayake Intl )126Qatar Airways06/3/2015
MCTHyderabad, India (HYD-Rajiv Gandhi Intl)142Etihad Airways07/21/2015
MCTSeoul, South Korea (ICN-Incheon Intl Airport)344Multiple Airlines06/9/2015
MCTDhaka, Bangladesh (DAC-Zia International)148Qatar Airways05/31/2015
MCTPhuket, Thailand (HKT-Phuket)214Etihad Airways07/1/2015
MCTTbilisi, Georgia (TBS-Novo Alexeyevka)155flydubai06/11/2015
MCTBengaluru, India (BLR-Bengaluru Intl )133Etihad Airways07/29/2015
MCTMale, Maldives (MLE-Male)157Multiple Airlines05/31/2015
MCTKrabi, Thailand (KBV-Krabi)311Etihad Airways07/16/2015
MCTDenpasar, Indonesia (DPS-Bali Ngurah Rai)344Etihad Airways06/11/2015
MCTSingapore, Singapore (SIN-Changi)225Emirates06/11/2015
MCTTaipei, Taiwan (TPE-Taoyuan Intl )282Multiple Airlines11/6/2015

Lowest Return Fares From Muscat, Oman to Africa

FromToFare in OMRAirlineDeparting on MM/DD/YY
MCTCairo, Egypt (CAI-Cairo)129Emirates06/3/2015
MCTDar Es Salaam, Tanzania (DAR-Dar Es Salaam)199Qatar Airways06/11/2015
MCTZanzibar, Tanzania (ZNZ-Kisauni)182Ethiopian Air06/11/2015
MCTCasablanca, Morocco (CMN-Mohamed V)234Emirates06/2/2015
MCTPraslin Island, Seychelles (PRI-Praslin Island)414Etihad Airways07/26/2015
MCTMahe Island, Seychelles (SEZ-Seychelles Intl)272Jet Airways07/24/2015
MCTCape Town, South Africa (CPT-Cape Town Intl )260Turkish Airlines10/28/2015
MCTPort Louis, Mauritius (MRU-Sir Seewoosagur Ram.)492Multiple Airlines06/11/2015
MCTNairobi, Kenya (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl)209Ethiopian Air06/11/2015
MCTAlexandria, Egypt (HBE-Borg El Arab)185Qatar Airways06/1/2015
MCTJuba, South Sudan (JUB-Juba airport)246Multiple Airlines06/13/2015
MCTMarrakesh, Morocco (RAK-Menara)302Multiple Airlines05/29/2015
MCTLagos, Nigeria (LOS-Murtala Muhammed)367Ethiopian Air07/16/2015
MCTKilimanjaro, Tanzania (JRO-Kilimanjaro)223Turkish Airlines10/19/2015

Lowest Return Fares From Muscat, Oman to Australia & Oceania

FromToFare in OMRAirlineDeparting on MM/DD/YY
MCTMelbourne, VIC, Australia (MEL-Tullamarine & other airports)469Air India07/14/2015
MCTSydney, NSW, Australia (SYD-Kingsford Smith)491Air India06/14/2015

Lowest Return Fares From Muscat, Oman to the USA

FromToFare in OMRAirlineDeparting on MM/DD/YY
MCTNewark, NJ (EWR-Newark)340KLM Royal Dutch06/3/2015
MCTNew York, NY (JFK-John F Kennedy Intl)220Air Berlin12/31/2015
MCTLos Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles)394Etihad Airways05/29/2015
MCTCleveland, OH (CLE-Hopkins Intl )417Lufthansa08/24/2015
MCTNew York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia)349American Airlines05/31/2015
MCTAkron, OH (CAK-Akron/Canton )437Lufthansa05/29/2015
MCTDallas, TX (DFW-Dallas/Ft Worth & other airports)372British Airways05/27/2015
MCTBaltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore/Washington)348American Airlines06/2/2015
MCTChicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare International)343Emirates08/24/2015

NOTE: The fare data on this page is not static. It updates automatically every 4 hours or so. Feel free to bookmark it and check back whenever you wish.

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Comparison: ITA Matrix vs Momondo vs Opodo & more

Lets put some of the airfare search engines to the test. I’ll use 3 ‘test’ routes for this comparison: The first a straight-forward point-to-point economy class fare search on a route with direct flights. The second will be a more complicated routing with several connections required, also in economy class. The third will be a business class fare search which I’ll publish as a separate post.

I will include the result from ITA Marix with each example, even though tickets cannot be booked through their site, as a reference to see how close we come to matching their lowest fare. (All fares will be converted to US$ irrespective of the currency used by the supplier.)

Route 1: Muscat, Oman (MCT) to London, England (LON). Departing 7 October 2009 and returning 14 October 2009.

Website ITA Matrix Bestflights Jetabroad Mobis- simo Momondo Openjet Opodo
Fare (US$)
$476 $504 $737** $468 $464 $498
Rank NR 3 5 6 2 1 4

*Qatar Airways with return flight from Gatwick but arrival at Heathrow.

** All sites returned Qatar Airways as being the cheapest, except Mobissimo which only returned a fare from British Airways and nothing else.

Note:- If booked via the Qatar Airways website, this ticket would cost US$453.

Route 2: Muscat, Oman (MCT) to Las Vegas, USA (LAS). Departing 22 October 2009, return 31 October.

Website ITA Matrix Bestflights Jetabroad Mobis- simo Momondo Openjet Opodo
Fare (US$) $1,230 $1,012 $1,370 -* $1,114 $1,476 $1,346
Rank NR 1 4 2 5 3

* no results returned


Based solely on these two examples, the average rankings in terms of lowest fares found are:

1) Bestflights and Momondo with an average score of 2

2) Openjet with an average score of 3

3) Opodo with an average score of 3.5

4) Jetabroad with an average score of 4.5

So there you have it. It’s worth noting that in the second test, Bestflights and Momondo returned an even lower fare than that found by ITA Matrix.