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R830+ Cheap flights to Cape Town

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Jul 17 — Jul 241
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Flights to Cape Town in 2024

Find the latest flights to Cape Town in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 574 541 searches and data was last updated on 12 July 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

November

Average price

R2 219

Return from

R1 786

One-way from

R830
High demand for flights, 2% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average for return flights in July 2024
From Johannesburg to Cape Town Intl
One-way flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town Intl (CPT)

Cheap flights to Cape Town in July & August 2024

Discover affordable flights and deals to Cape Town in July and August 2024. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 574 541 searches and data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
The following deals offer some of the lowest prices we've found on flights heading to Cape Town in July and August 2024. Prices refresh often so be sure to come back soon for more deals.
Fri 12/76:30JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mLift
Mon 15/719:00CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mLift
Deal found 11/7R1 462
Fri 12/76:30JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mLift
Mon 15/719:00CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mLift
Deal found 11/7R1 498
Fri 12/76:30JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mLift
Mon 15/719:00CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mLift
Deal found 11/7R1 552
Fri 12/76:30JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sun 14/75:45CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7R1 660
Sun 14/75:55HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 20mFlySafair
Fri 19/76:20CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R1 678
Fri 12/76:30JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mLift
Sun 14/77:00CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mLift
Deal found 11/7R1 714
Sat 13/719:35JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mMultiple Airlines
Tue 16/720:20CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7R1 750
Sat 13/719:35JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Mon 15/719:15CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R1 768
Thu 11/719:50HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Sun 14/76:05CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 10/7R1 786

Cape Town 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for Cape Town in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 574 541 searches and data were last updated on 12 July 2024.
Browse some of the best deals on flights to Cape Town in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Fri 12/76:30JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mLift
Mon 15/719:00CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mLift
Deal found 11/7R1 462
Fri 12/76:30JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mLift
Mon 15/719:00CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mLift
Deal found 11/7R1 498
Fri 12/76:30JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mLift
Mon 15/719:00CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mLift
Deal found 11/7R1 552
Fri 12/76:30JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sun 14/75:45CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7R1 660
Sun 14/75:55HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 20mFlySafair
Fri 19/76:20CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R1 678
Fri 12/76:30JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mLift
Sun 14/77:00CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mLift
Deal found 11/7R1 714
Sat 13/719:35JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mMultiple Airlines
Tue 16/720:20CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7R1 750
Sat 13/719:35JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Mon 15/719:15CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R1 768
Thu 11/719:50HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Sun 14/76:05CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 10/7R1 786

Flights to Cape Town departing soon

Discover available last-minute flight options to Cape Town, providing immediate availability and potentially lower prices. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 574 541 searches and data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
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Fri 19/75:55HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 20mFlySafair
Tue 30/716:45CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 10mFlySafair
Deal found 10/7R1 786
Fri 19/75:55HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 20mFlySafair
Mon 22/76:20CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R1 804
Fri 19/75:55HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 20mFlySafair
Mon 22/717:05CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 10mFlySafair
Deal found 10/7R1 859
Fri 19/75:55HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 20mFlySafair
Mon 22/77:20CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R1 877
Fri 19/75:55HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 20mFlySafair
Fri 26/719:50CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R1 895
Fri 19/75:55HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 20mFlySafair
Sun 21/77:00CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R1 913
Fri 19/75:55HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 20mFlySafair
Sun 21/77:00CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 10/7R2 003
Thu 18/719:50HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Wed 31/715:00CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Deal found 10/7R2 021
Tue 16/76:30JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mMultiple Airlines
Tue 23/78:50CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7R2 039

One-way flights to Cape Town

Explore one-way flight options to Cape Town for greater flexibility in your travel plans. Find up-to-date pricing and availability for one-way flights. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 574 541 searches and data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
If you're looking for options on one-way flights to Cape Town, check out these fares. Those seeking round-trip flights to Cape Town should utilise the search form at the top of the page.
Fri 19/75:55HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 10/7R830
Wed 24/710:00HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R884
Tue 23/719:30HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R920
Tue 23/719:30HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Deal found 10/7R938
Sun 6/1011:30JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 10/7R956
Sun 14/716:00JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mCemair
Deal found 10/7R974
Mon 22/719:50HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R974
Sun 4/811:30JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R992
Mon 22/710:00HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Deal found 10/7R992

Direct flights to Cape Town

Sat 27/79:55JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mSouth African
Mon 29/720:20CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mSouth African
Deal found 11/7R1 840
Wed 24/79:00HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Wed 24/715:00CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R1 840
Sat 27/720:40HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Mon 29/77:20CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R1 859
Mon 22/719:50HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Mon 29/76:20CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R1 877
Sat 27/79:55JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mSouth African
Tue 30/720:20CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mSouth African
Deal found 11/7R1 913
Mon 22/720:20JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 10mMultiple Airlines
Mon 29/720:20CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7R1 949
Tue 23/719:30HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Tue 30/716:45CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 10mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R1 985
Mon 18/117:15JNB - CPT
Nonstop2h 25mFlySafair
Sat 30/116:15CPT - JNB
Nonstop2h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R2 021
Mon 22/719:50HLA - CPT
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Tue 23/710:05CPT - HLA
Nonstop2h 15mFlySafair
Deal found 11/7R2 039

Find flights to Cape Town within your budget

Locate flights to Cape Town that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 574 541 searches and data was last updated on 12 July 2024.

Fly from

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Budget

R1 786 - R3 519

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Johannesburg LanseriaCape Town Intl

HLA - CPT

HLACPT

Johannesburg Lanseria

Fri 19/7

Nonstop2h 20m

Cape Town Intl

Tue 30/7

Nonstop2h 10m

R1 786

Johannesburg LanseriaCape Town Intl

HLA - CPT

HLACPT

Johannesburg Lanseria

Fri 19/7

Nonstop2h 20m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 22/7

Nonstop2h 05m

R1 804

Johannesburg OR TamboCape Town Intl

JNB - CPT

JNBCPT

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sat 27/7

Nonstop2h 10m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 29/7

Nonstop2h 00m

R1 840

Johannesburg LanseriaCape Town Intl

HLA - CPT

HLACPT

Johannesburg Lanseria

Wed 24/7

Nonstop2h 15m

Cape Town Intl

Wed 24/7

Nonstop2h 15m

R1 840

Johannesburg OR TamboCape Town Intl

JNB - CPT

JNBCPT

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sat 27/7

Nonstop2h 10m

Cape Town Intl

Tue 30/7

Nonstop2h 00m

R1 913

Johannesburg OR TamboCape Town Intl

JNB - CPT

JNBCPT

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 22/7

Nonstop2h 10m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 29/7

Nonstop2h 00m

R1 949

Johannesburg OR TamboCape Town Intl

JNB - CPT

JNBCPT

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 23/7

Nonstop2h 10m

Cape Town Intl

Sat 27/7

Nonstop2h 05m

R2 129

Johannesburg OR TamboCape Town Intl

JNB - CPT

JNBCPT

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Fri 22/11

Nonstop2h 15m

Cape Town Intl

Tue 26/11

Nonstop2h 05m

R2 310

Johannesburg OR TamboCape Town Intl

JNB - CPT

JNBCPT

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Fri 16/8

Nonstop2h 15m

Cape Town Intl

Fri 23/8

Nonstop2h 00m

R3 519

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Best time to book a flight to Cape Town

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Temperature and rainfall in Cape Town by month

Plan your trip to Cape Town by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CPT

Temperature

12 - 21 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Cape Town, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 21.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 12.0 C).

When is the best time to book a flight to Cape Town?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on 5 July 2024.

Some great bargains can be found on cheap flights to Cape Town if you do your admin during the months of June and July. When booking you flight tickets during the winter months of June through August and even in the month of November, you may be able to land a great deal. One of the best ways of ensuring you have a shot of scoring a bargain on flights to Cape Town is by being flexible with your travel dates. Keep in mind that if you’re aiming at visiting Cape Town during January, you’ll have to book your flight tickets as far along in advance as possible just to avoid the risk of overpaying for late bookings.

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When is the cheapest time to fly to Cape Town?

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Users looking for the lowest fares to Cape Town should consider flying on Tuesday afternoons, when prices are typically cheapest. Budget-minded travellers will want to avoid Sunday at midday, when prices are usually at their highest.
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Reviews of airlines servicing Cape Town

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Cape Town. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Cape Town. Reviews last updated 12 July 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Airlink, FlySafair and South African to Cape Town by reading reviews from past customers. Reviews also offer insight into each airline's entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,4
Very Good
71 reviews

Food

7,5

Comfort

8,1

Boarding

8,2

Crew

8,8

Entertainment

6,2

Overall

8,4

Reviews

1 / 1

Loved the customer service and the fact that everything was on time, the served refreshments are a cherry on top

8,4
Very Good
71 reviews
8,4
Very Good
71 reviews

Food

7,5

Comfort

8,1

Boarding

8,2

Crew

8,8

Entertainment

6,2

Overall

8,4

Reviews

1 / 1

Loved the customer service and the fact that everything was on time, the served refreshments are a cherry on top

8,2
Very Good
107 reviews
8,4
Very Good
71 reviews

Food

7,5

Comfort

8,1

Boarding

8,2

Crew

8,8

Entertainment

6,2

Overall

8,4

Reviews

1 / 1

Loved the customer service and the fact that everything was on time, the served refreshments are a cherry on top

7,9
Good
164 reviews
8,4
Very Good
71 reviews

Food

7,5

Comfort

8,1

Boarding

8,2

Crew

8,8

Entertainment

6,2

Overall

8,4

Reviews

1 / 1

Loved the customer service and the fact that everything was on time, the served refreshments are a cherry on top

Dominated by the majestic backdrop of the iconic Table Mountain (pretty much from every angle of the city), Cape Town is one of South Africa’s most visited and most captivating destinations. The city offers visitors the opportunity of submerging themselves in a beautiful mash of cultures, and with the laid-back vibe in the air, you might find that getting around to seeing all the “must see sights” here, is something that happens at a slow and steady pace. With a sense of magic extending well beyond the city limits, Cape Town might be the one place you’ll end up never wanting to leave!

What is good to know if travelling to Cape Town?

  • If you’re a budget-conscious traveler who’d like to see and do as much as possible while you’re in Cape Town (without breaking the bank), go ahead and check out our top recommendations for things to do in the city for R200 or less!
  • Cape Town has a hot and happening food scene, which means that any visitor to the city should at least consider swinging by one of the Mother City’s many fantastic markets!
  • Cape Town is a visually-appealing destination, but there’s more to discover than meets the eye. Why not consider undertaking an incredible (and perhaps thrilling) adventure while you’re visiting Cape Town?
  • If you feel like exploring the landscapes surrounding Cape Town, you’re in luck! The Mother City offers some great day-trip opportunities for its visitors!
  • When is the best time to fly to Cape Town ?

    Peak season: Since Cape Town enjoys year-round mild temperatures, you might be able to find a great deal on flights to Cape Town with a bit of planning and some flexibility. Flights to and from Cape Town are generally at their most expensive from November through January since this is the city’s peak tourism season. Over Easter, which falls in April, you may be able to find a cheap flight to Cape Town, but only if you’re booking your tickets as far along in advance as possible. If you’re keen on joining the crowds and don’t mind paying a little more for flights and accommodation, January can be the perfect time to visit Cape Town since you’ll have the opportunity of partying up a storm at the Second New Year Parade, a colorful and truly authentic local festival. Another reason why you might want to consider flying to Cape Town in January is to witness the action that takes place each year at the Kenilworth Racecourse which showcases equestrian expertise and some serious fashion trends! Off season: If you’re not a crowd-loving traveler, the months of February, March, and October might be ideal for you to take a cheap flight to Cape Town. During these off season months, crowds thin out considerably in the city and the weather is also delightful. You may be able to pick up cheap flight deals to Cape Town by making your bookings for off season flights about two or three weeks ahead of your travel dates.

  • How long is the flight to Cape Town ?

    Johannesburg to Cape Town 2 hours, 10 minutes Durban to Cape Town 2 hours, 10 minutes Bloemfontein to Cape Town 1 hour, 40 minutes

  • Which airlines operate flights to Cape Town ?

    There are a plethora of airlines which operate flights to and from Cape Town, but generally speaking, carriers such as South African Airlink, South African Airways, British Airways, Kulula, and Mango are the most popular airlines that are being used for cheap flights to this city. You’d be doing yourself a favor by deciding whether or not more reasonable price on flight tickets ranks higher up on your needs list when compared to something such as more onboard comfort. A budget option compared to a comfier experience will ultimately be what differentiates these airlines from each other, and what will help you pick the right carrier for your needs.

  • How to get from the airport to the city center?

    Cape Town International Airport lies 20 kilometers outside of the city center, and there are a few ways in which you can get to the heart of the city once you’ve arrived at the airport. You can make use of metered taxis, but if you’re on a tight budget, why not consider using the MyCiti bus? This bus service is one of the most cost-effective ways of getting from the airport to the city and departs every 20 minutes or so.

  • What does CPT mean?

    This is just an IATA (International Air Transport Association) code. IATA codes are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Cape Town Intl Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a CPT flight.

  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Cape Town?

    If you book a flight to Cape Town, you will be flying into Cape Town Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Cape Town Intl (CPT) is located 15,6 km from the centre of Cape Town. Booking flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town Intl should be relatively easy as there are 80 daily flights from 10 different airlines.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to Cape Town if I am willing to have stopovers?

    Yes, flights with stopovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to Cape Town on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to Cape Town?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, South African is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to Cape Town.

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in Cape Town?

    Cape Town Intl is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in Cape Town. One-way flights to Cape Town Intl typically cost R638, while return flights cost around R1 133.

  • How much is a return flight to Cape Town?

    A return flight to Cape Town will typically cost around R142, however they can be found for as little as R63.

  • Where does the fastest flight to Cape Town depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to Cape Town, Port Elizabeth offers the quickest one-way flight (1 hour 25 minutes).

  • Does Cape Town Intl have car hire?

    Yes. Those touching down at Cape Town Intl can take advantage of the car hire services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to Cape Town Intl?

    Yes. Cape Town Intl has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. Hotel Verde Cape Town Airport is the closest property to Cape Town Intl (0,0 km away from Cape Town Intl).

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