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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)52SWISS02/10/2015
MCTDubai, United Arab Emirates (XNB-Dubai Bus Station Shei)118Etihad Airways02/2/2015
MCTMina Jebel Ali, United Arab Emirates (DWC-Al Maktoum Intl )104Qatar Airways02/5/2015
MCTBangkok, Thailand (BKK-Suvarnabhumi Airport)167Etihad Airways02/15/2015
MCTSharjah, United Arab Emirates (SHJ-Sharjah)66Air Arabia01/31/2015
MCTJeddah, Saudi Arabia (JED-King Abdulaziz Intl)128Saudia02/21/2015
MCTAbu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (AUH-Abu Dhabi Intl)69British Airways02/4/2015
MCTCairo, Egypt (CAI-Cairo)115Gulf Air02/21/2015
MCTMumbai, India (BOM-Chhatrapati Shivaji)70Air India02/14/2015
MCTManila, Philippines (MNL-Ninoy Aquino Intl)213Multiple Airlines04/14/2015
MCTKuala Lumpur, Malaysia (KUL-Kuala Lumpur Intl )175Etihad Airways02/25/2015
MCTIstanbul, Turkey (IST-Ataturk & other airports)151Royal Jordanian02/9/2015
MCTIstanbul, Turkey (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen)192flydubai02/5/2015
MCTDoha, Qatar (DOH-Doha)92Gulf Air01/30/2015
MCTRiyadh, Saudi Arabia (RUH-King Khaled Intl)82Gulf Air02/25/2015
MCTTunis, Tunisia (TUN-Carthage)235Multiple Airlines06/18/2015
MCTBeirut, Lebanon (BEY-Beirut)109Qatar Airways02/12/2015
MCTBahrain, Bahrain (BAH-Bahrain Intl )80Turkish Airlines02/3/2015
MCTLondon, United Kingdom (LON-All airports)238Turkish Airlines03/28/2015
MCTAmman, Jordan (AMM-Queen Alia Intl)129Gulf Air01/31/2015

Lowest Return Fares From Muscat, Oman to Europe

FromToFare in OMRAirlineDeparting on MM/DD/YY
MCTIstanbul, Turkey (IST-Ataturk & other airports)151Royal Jordanian02/9/2015
MCTIstanbul, Turkey (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen)192flydubai02/5/2015
MCTVienna, Austria (VIE-Vienna International)246Egypt Air03/13/2015
MCTBarcelona, Spain (BCN-Barcelona)238Turkish Airlines01/31/2015
MCTParis, France (CDG-Ch. De Gaulle)217Turkish Airlines02/17/2015
MCTMilan, Italy (MXP-Malpensa)216Turkish Airlines02/19/2015
MCTAmsterdam, Netherlands (AMS-Schiphol)235SWISS02/17/2015
MCTParis, France (ORY-Orly)313Air Berlin02/18/2015
MCTCopenhagen, Denmark (CPH-Kastrup Copenhagen )252Turkish Airlines06/30/2015
MCTFrankfurt am Main, Germany (FRA-Frankfurt)204Gulf Air03/3/2015
MCTMilan, Italy (LIN-Linate)233Lufthansa02/19/2015
MCTLarnaca, Cyprus (LCA-Larnaca)207Gulf Air02/24/2015
MCTVerona, Italy (VRN-Verona)285Lufthansa04/3/2015
MCTRome, Italy (FCO-Fiumicino)254Turkish Airlines02/14/2015
MCTVenice, Italy (VCE-Marco Polo)290Etihad Airways02/18/2015
MCTStavanger, Norway (SVG-Sola)304Multiple Airlines07/4/2015
MCTBerlin, Germany (TXL-Tegel)285Air Berlin04/1/2015
MCTFlorence, Italy (FLR-Peretola)584Qatar Airways07/16/2015
MCTErcan, Cyprus (ECN-Ercan)300Turkish Airlines03/28/2015

Lowest Return Fares From Muscat, Oman to Asia

FromToFare in OMRAirlineDeparting on MM/DD/YY
MCTBangkok, Thailand (BKK-Suvarnabhumi Airport)167Etihad Airways02/15/2015
MCTMumbai, India (BOM-Chhatrapati Shivaji)70Air India02/14/2015
MCTManila, Philippines (MNL-Ninoy Aquino Intl)213Multiple Airlines04/14/2015
MCTKuala Lumpur, Malaysia (KUL-Kuala Lumpur Intl )175Etihad Airways02/25/2015
MCTNew Delhi, India (DEL-Indira Gandhi Intl)118Etihad Airways02/28/2015
MCTColombo, Sri Lanka (CMB-Bandaranayake Intl )133Multiple Airlines02/1/2015
MCTJakarta, Indonesia (CGK-Soekarno-Hatta Intl)217Qatar Airways01/31/2015
MCTMale, Maldives (MLE-Male)203Multiple Airlines03/17/2015
MCTKochi, India (COK-Kochi)117Qatar Airways04/10/2015
MCTPhuket, Thailand (HKT-Phuket)237Qatar Airways05/20/2015
MCTKathmandu, Nepal (KTM-Tribhuvan)122Jet Airways03/10/2015
MCTTokyo, Japan (NRT-Narita)460Turkish Airlines03/25/2015
MCTShanghai, China (SHA-Hongqiao & other airports)259SriLankan Airlines05/12/2015
MCTShanghai, China (PVG-Pu Dong)259SriLankan Airlines05/12/2015
MCTChennai, India (MAA-Chennai)134Air India02/6/2015
MCTKarachi, Pakistan (KHI-Quaid-E-Azam Intl)113Etihad Airways02/27/2015
MCTLucknow, India (LKO-Amausi)141Multiple Airlines03/28/2015
MCTKolkata, India (CCU-Netaji S. Chandra)189Air India02/1/2015
MCTTokyo, Japan (HND-Haneda)486Korean Air03/1/2015
MCTBengaluru, India (BLR-Bengaluru Intl )142Jet Airways02/1/2015

Lowest Return Fares From Muscat, Oman to Africa

FromToFare in OMRAirlineDeparting on MM/DD/YY
MCTCairo, Egypt (CAI-Cairo)115Gulf Air02/21/2015
MCTTunis, Tunisia (TUN-Carthage)235Multiple Airlines06/18/2015
MCTAlgiers, Algeria (ALG-Houari Boumediene)192Turkish Airlines02/1/2015
MCTZanzibar, Tanzania (ZNZ-Kisauni)263Ethiopian Air02/11/2015
MCTDar Es Salaam, Tanzania (DAR-Dar Es Salaam)176Turkish Airlines03/11/2015
MCTCasablanca, Morocco (CMN-Mohamed V)200Turkish Airlines02/15/2015
MCTMahe Island, Seychelles (SEZ-Seychelles Intl)380Air Seychelles03/13/2015
MCTCape Town, South Africa (CPT-Cape Town Intl )310Turkish Airlines06/27/2015
MCTSharm el Sheikh, Egypt (SSH-Ophira)192Turkish Airlines02/19/2015
MCTMarrakesh, Morocco (RAK-Menara)291Multiple Airlines02/1/2015
MCTNairobi, Kenya (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl)226Qatar Airways01/30/2015
MCTEntebbe, Uganda (EBB-Entebbe)266Multiple Airlines03/5/2015
MCTJohannesburg, South Africa (JNB-OR Tambo)317Ethiopian Air03/12/2015
MCTKhartoum, Sudan (KRT-Civil)299Qatar Airways06/25/2015

Lowest Return Fares From Muscat, Oman to Australia & Oceania

FromToFare in OMRAirlineDeparting on MM/DD/YY

Lowest Return Fares From Muscat, Oman to the USA

FromToFare in OMRAirlineDeparting on MM/DD/YY
MCTLos Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles)399Gulf Air06/1/2015
MCTNew York, NY (JFK-John F Kennedy Intl)255American Airlines03/2/2015
MCTPhoenix, AZ (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl)293American Airlines03/17/2015
MCTChicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare International)264American Airlines02/25/2015
MCTNewark, NJ (EWR-Newark)255American Airlines03/2/2015
MCTCleveland, OH (CLE-Hopkins Intl )355American Airlines02/11/2015
MCTNew York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia)260American Airlines03/2/2015
MCTWashington, DC (IAD-Dulles Intl)267American Airlines02/14/2015
MCTDallas, TX (DAL-Love Field)494Delta04/4/2015

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BartK

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$)
$453*
$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
Airlines Used QR/AA/UA UA/KU/LX NW/EK - UA/EK BA/US AA
Rank NR 1 4 - 2 5 3

* no results returned

Conclusion

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.