Cheap flights from Cape Town to Cairo

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cape Town (CPT) to Cairo (CAI)

All the information you need to plan the best CPT to CAI flight in 2022: compare Cape Town to Cairo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cairo.
CPT - CAI
Price
R426 - R697
CAI
Temperature
13 - 28 °C

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R7 073

From Cape Town Intl to Cairo

One-way from

R5 213

One-way flight from Cape Town Intl to Cairo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Cape Town to Cairo?

Flights from Cape Town to Cairo lean towards being more expensive in August. Prices are generally better when you fly from Cape Town to Cairo in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at R6 724.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to Cairo (CPT - CAI)?

Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 47% on flights from Cape Town to Cairo by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cape Town to Cairo?

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Cape Town to Cairo. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cairo.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Cape Town to Cairo?

To save on the cost of your flight from Cape Town to Cairo, book at least 59 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 15% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R9 663 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R10 327.

Cheap flights from Cape Town to Cairo in August, September 2022

The best prices found for CPT to CAI flights in August, September
30 Sep - 9 Oct
R11 522pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
12 Sep - 12 Oct
R12 884pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
12 Aug - 21 Aug
R13 016pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Cape Town Intl to Cairo 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cairo from Cape Town found for this year
24 Oct - 3 Nov
R8 484pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
South African
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
South African
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
13 Nov - 19 Nov
R10 294pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
South African
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
South African
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
25 Oct - 25 Nov
R10 360pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Cheap Kenya Airways flights from Cape Town to Cairo

25 Oct - 25 Nov
R10 360pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
30 Sep - 9 Oct
R11 522pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
10 Sep - 24 Sep
R13 564pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Cheap Qatar Airways flights from Cape Town to Cairo

24 Oct - 2 Nov
R10 725pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
2 Oct - 6 Oct
R14 809pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Last-minute flights from Cape Town to Cairo

Late deals on return flights to Cairo from Cape Town, departing today and this week
19 Aug - 23 Aug
R13 747pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
17 Aug - 23 Aug
R13 946pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
South African
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
South African
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
17 Aug - 23 Aug
R14 477pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
South African
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl

One-way flights to Cairo from Cape Town

The cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town to Cairo
12:00 - 0:35
South African
1 stop
12h 35m
CPT - CAI
South African
R5 213
Booking.com
9:35 - 4:05
Aegean Airlines
2 stops
18h 30m
CPT - CAI
Aegean Airlines
R7 687
Bravofly
13:35 - 21:40
Turkish Airlines
1 stop
32h 05m
CPT - CAI
Turkish Airlines
R10 194

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Flight FAQs

From Cape Town to Cairo

Which airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Cairo have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Cape Town Intl to Cairo have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Qatar Airways, Emirates, and South African are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Qatar Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Cape Town to Cairo for under R8 500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to Cairo for under R8 500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on South African for just R8 484, but on average you can expect to pay R11 738.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cape Town to Cairo for under R13 800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Cape Town to Cairo within the next 7 days for less than R13 800.

How popular is this Cape Town to Cairo flight route?

The Cape Town Intl to Cairo flight path was viewed by 3 272 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Cape Town to Cairo round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Cape Town to Cairo is South African. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as R8 484 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Kenya Airways and Qatar Airways, starting at R10 360 and R10 725 round-trip. South African is currently priced 8% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Cape Town to Cairo one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with South African, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at R4 516. Turkish Airlines flights start at R6 375 while deals on Aegean Airlines start at R7 687 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Cape Town to Cairo?

While on average a flight from Cape Town to Cairo is generally R17 168, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is R6 719. When looking at the most popular route, (Cape Town Intl - Cairo), you can expect to pay R9 679 for that flight.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Cape Town to Cairo?

Before booking your flight from Cape Town to Cairo, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Emirates, Ethiopian Air or Etihad Airways.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Cairo, Egypt

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Cairo from Cape Town?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Cape Town Intl to Cairo

Most visitors from Cape Town Intl can enter Cairo without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Cairo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Cairo.

Do I need a test to fly back to Cape Town from Cairo?

Returning to Cape Town Intl from Cairo

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cairo are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cairo are not required to quarantine after entering Cape Town Intl.

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Top 7 airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Cairo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cape Town to Cairo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
R6 772 R8 092 No cancel fee 68%
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Emirates
R7 522 R8 464 No cancel fee 75%
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South African
R8 015 R9 678 No cancel fee 78%
Search South African flights
Kenya Airways
R9 675 R10 207 No cancel fee 82%
Search Kenya Airways flights
Turkish Airlines
R10 601 R12 147 No cancel fee 77%
Search Turkish Airlines flights
Ethiopian Air
R11 470 R16 285 No cancel fee 72%
Search Ethiopian Air flights
Etihad Airways
R12 494 R15 562 No cancel fee 75%
Search Etihad Airways flights
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