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The best prices from Johannesburg to Cape Town are usually found in May or January, booked 0 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

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Thu 10/29
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How to find the cheapest flight from
Johannesburg (JNB) to Cape Town (CPT)

JNB - CPT
Price
R1 848 - R2 904
CPT
Temperature
19 - 29 °C
CPT
Rainfall
9 - 94 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R1 848

From Johannesburg to Cape Town

One-way from

R858

One-way flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town

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

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town. 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 Cape Town.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg to Cape Town?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cape Town from Johannesburg. Users have commonly found prices around R2 252 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R1 469. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Cape Town (JNB - CPT)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Johannesburg to Cape Town in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 9% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town in October, November 2020

The best prices found for JNB to CPT flights in October, November
26 Nov - 30 Nov
R1 568pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Cemair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Cemair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
13 Nov - 20 Nov
R1 584pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Cemair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Cemair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
30 Nov - 7 Dec
R1 601pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Mango
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Johannesburg to Cape Town 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Johannesburg found for this year
13 Oct - 14 Oct
R1 518pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
26 Nov - 30 Nov
R1 568pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Cemair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Cemair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
13 Nov - 20 Nov
R1 584pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Cemair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Cemair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Direct flights to Cape Town from Johannesburg

Save time with Johannesburg to Cape Town direct flight deals
15 Feb - 22 Feb
R1 386pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Mango
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Mango
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
25 Feb - 3 Mar
R1 436pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Mango
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Mango
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
27 Jan - 1 Feb
R1 469pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Mango
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Mango
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last-minute flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town from Johannesburg, departing today and this week
20 Oct - 28 Oct
R1 733pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Airlink
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Airlink
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
20 Oct - 27 Oct
R1 799pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
20 Oct - 3 Nov
R1 815pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to Cape Town from Johannesburg

The cheapest one-way flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town
1:15 - 3:15
Cemair
Direct
2h 00m
JNB - CPT
Cemair
R859
CheapTickets.com
8:10 - 10:20
Mango
Direct
2h 10m
JNB - CPT
Mango
R1 238
Kiwi.com
8:10 - 10:20
Airlink
Direct
2h 10m
JNB - CPT
Airlink
R1 271
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Johannesburg to Cape Town flights.

Flight FAQs

From Johannesburg to Cape Town

Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town for under R1 650 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town for under R1 650. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Mango for just R1 386, but on average you can expect to pay R1 617.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cape Town Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. FlySafair is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cape Town Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

Are there direct flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town for under R1 650 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town under R1 650. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town is less than R1 617.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg to Cape Town for under R3 300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than R3 300.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 248 935 users have taken a look at flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cape Town Intl.

Does it rain more in Johannesburg or Cape Town?

In Johannesburg, there will be greater rainfall in Johannesburg compared to Cape Town over the next 15 days.

Is Johannesburg weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

With an average temperature of 29 °C, peak weather can be found in February. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Cape Town are hotter than in Johannesburg.

How long does is the flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town?

Departing from Johannesburg to Cape Town will take you 2h. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Johannesburg to Cape Town return?

Mango, at R1 387, was found to be the cheapest airline from Johannesburg to Cape Town.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Cemair and FlySafair. Users have found that Mango is 38% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with FlySafair, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at R727. Cemair flights start at R793 while deals on Mango start at R941 one-way.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Johannesburg to Cape Town
Flight duration
2h 04m
Average temperature for October in Cape Town
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Cape Town
37.0 mm

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Hourly flight availability from Johannesburg to Cape Town

Morning 6 AM to midday 42% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 39% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 12% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 7% of flight departures
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6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Johannesburg to Cape Town
Sunday
39 daily flights
Monday
46 daily flights
Tuesday
41 daily flights
Wednesday
43 daily flights
Thursday
47 daily flights
Friday
47 daily flights
Saturday
34 daily flights
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