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Cheap flights from London to Cape Town from R6 302

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Cape Town departing on 10/4. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
LON — CPT
Mrz 5 — Mrz 121
1 adult
Di 5/3
Di 12/3

The best prices from London to Cape Town Intl are usually found in May or June, booked 88 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from London to Cape Town

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from London (LON) to Cape Town (CPT). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 1 März 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

May

Round-trip from

R38 029

One-way from

R7 878
High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop
From London (LON) to Cape Town Intl
One-way flight from London (LON) to Cape Town Intl

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

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from London 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.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from London to Cape Town, book at least 14 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 3% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R18 080 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R19 771.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Cape Town. Flights to Cape Town from London in May are about R19 182 on average during May, but can be found for as low as R10 721.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Cape Town (LON - CPT)?

It’s optimal to fly from London to Cape Town at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 24% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap Lufthansa flights from London to Cape Town

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Lufthansa for the route between London and Cape Town. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest Lufthansa flights we've detected travelling from London to Cape Town. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Do 15/811:15LGW - CPT
1 stop21h 45mLufthansa
Do 5/917:45CPT - LGW
1 stop24h 15mLufthansa
Deal found 29/2R11 432
Do 15/813:30LHR - CPT
1 stop19h 30mLufthansa
Do 5/917:45CPT - LHR
1 stop23h 55mLufthansa
Deal found 29/2R11 471
Do 15/813:30LHR - CPT
1 stop19h 30mLufthansa
Fr 6/917:45CPT - LHR
1 stop15h 55mLufthansa
Deal found 29/2R11 817
Do 15/819:10LCY - CPT
1 stop13h 50mLufthansa
Do 5/917:45CPT - LCY
1 stop14h 30mLufthansa
Deal found 29/2R12 201
Do 15/818:30LHR - CPT
1 stop14h 30mLufthansa
Fr 6/917:45CPT - LHR
2 stops17h 10mLufthansa
Deal found 29/2R12 777
Mo 20/518:30LHR - CPT
1 stop14h 30mLufthansa
So 30/617:45CPT - LHR
1 stop14h 55mLufthansa
Deal found 29/2R14 929
Di 19/318:15LCY - CPT
1 stop14h 40mLufthansa
Mi 27/318:30CPT - LCY
1 stop14h 30mLufthansa
Deal found 29/2R21 789
Di 19/318:15LCY - CPT
1 stop14h 40mLufthansa
Do 28/318:30CPT - LCY
1 stop24h 10mLufthansa
Deal found 29/2R23 518
Di 5/318:15LCY - CPT
1 stop14h 40mLufthansa
Do 28/318:30CPT - LCY
1 stop24h 10mLufthansa
Deal found 28/2R23 768

Cheap Ethiopian Air flights from London to Cape Town

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Ethiopian Air for the route between London and Cape Town. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Ethiopian Air flights we've found from London to Cape Town. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Mo 24/610:10LGW - CPT
1 stop27h 20mEthiopian Air
Mi 10/714:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 45mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R11 548
Mo 24/610:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 50mEthiopian Air
Mi 10/714:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 45mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R11 605
Di 5/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Sa 9/313:50CPT - LGW
1 stop17h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R11 624
Mo 24/610:10LGW - CPT
2 stops21h 05mEthiopian Air
Mi 10/714:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 45mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R11 759
Mo 24/610:10LGW - CPT
2 stops21h 05mEthiopian Air
Mi 10/714:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 45mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R11 778
Do 18/410:10LGW - CPT
1 stop26h 35mEthiopian Air
Mi 24/48:55CPT - LGW
2 stops22h 25mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R11 797
Di 19/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Mi 27/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R11 855
So 10/310:05LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 40mEthiopian Air
Mo 18/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R11 874
Do 16/510:10LGW - CPT
1 stop26h 35mEthiopian Air
Do 30/521:20CPT - LGW
2 stops58h 00mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R11 893

Cheap London to Cape Town flights in March & April 2024

Find cheap flight options from London to Cape Town specifically for the months of March and April 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Prices were last updated on 1 März 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from London to Cape Town in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Di 12/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Mo 18/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R11 432
Di 19/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Mi 27/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R11 855
Di 12/310:10LGW - CPT
2 stops20h 00mEthiopian Air
Mo 18/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R11 874
Di 12/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Di 19/317:15CPT - LGW
2 stops38h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R11 913
Di 12/310:10LGW - CPT
2 stops20h 00mEthiopian Air
Di 19/317:15CPT - LGW
2 stops38h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 143
Di 5/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Mo 18/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 316
So 10/310:05LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 40mEthiopian Air
Mo 25/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 355
Di 5/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Di 19/317:15CPT - LGW
2 stops38h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 566
So 10/310:05LGW - CPT
2 stops20h 05mEthiopian Air
Mo 25/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 585

London to Cape Town 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between London and Cape Town in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from London to Cape Town in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Do 15/817:45LGW - CPT
1 stop15h 15mLufthansa
Do 5/917:45CPT - LGW
1 stop17h 40mLufthansa
Deal found 29/2R11 240
Do 15/818:30LHR - CPT
1 stop14h 30mLufthansa
Do 5/917:45CPT - LHR
1 stop14h 55mLufthansa
Deal found 29/2R11 279
Di 12/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Mo 18/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R11 432
Mo 24/610:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 50mEthiopian Air
Mi 10/714:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 45mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R11 605
Fr 8/1117:25LHR - CPT
1 stop17h 25mKenya Airways
Sa 16/1114:10CPT - LHR
1 stop27h 20mKenya Airways
Deal found 29/2R11 644
Mi 13/1117:25LHR - CPT
1 stop17h 25mKenya Airways
Sa 30/1114:10CPT - LHR
1 stop27h 20mKenya Airways
Deal found 29/2R11 701
Fr 15/1117:25LHR - CPT
1 stop17h 25mKenya Airways
Sa 30/1114:10CPT - LHR
1 stop27h 20mKenya Airways
Deal found 29/2R11 740
Do 16/510:10LGW - CPT
1 stop26h 35mEthiopian Air
Do 30/521:20CPT - LGW
2 stops58h 00mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R11 759
Di 28/510:10LGW - CPT
1 stop26h 35mEthiopian Air
Mi 5/68:50CPT - LGW
2 stops22h 30mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R11 778

Direct flights to Cape Town from London

Discover direct flight options from London to Cape Town. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
Consider booking one of these non-stop flights heading from London to Cape Town. Users can also choose from other London to Cape Town flights by using the search form above.
So 10/319:05LHR - CPT
Nonstop11h 35mVirgin Atlantic
Mo 25/310:30CPT - LHR
Nonstop11h 45mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 29/2R20 290
Di 12/318:20LHR - CPT
Nonstop11h 35mVirgin Atlantic
Di 19/310:30CPT - LHR
Nonstop11h 45mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 29/2R20 309
So 17/320:30LGW - CPT
Nonstop11h 50mBritish Airways
Mo 25/320:10CPT - LGW
Nonstop12h 10mBritish Airways
Deal found 29/2R20 328
So 17/320:30LGW - CPT
Nonstop11h 50mBritish Airways
Mo 25/320:10CPT - LGW
Nonstop12h 10mBritish Airways
Deal found 28/2R20 348
Di 19/320:30LGW - CPT
Nonstop11h 50mBritish Airways
Mo 25/320:10CPT - LGW
Nonstop12h 10mBritish Airways
Deal found 29/2R20 655
Mi 13/318:45LHR - CPT
Nonstop11h 35mVirgin Atlantic
Fr 22/310:30CPT - LHR
Nonstop11h 45mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 29/2R20 674
Do 14/318:20LHR - CPT
Nonstop11h 35mVirgin Atlantic
Di 26/310:30CPT - LHR
Nonstop11h 45mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 29/2R20 905
Sa 16/318:20LHR - CPT
Nonstop11h 35mVirgin Atlantic
Sa 23/310:30CPT - LHR
Nonstop11h 45mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 29/2R21 039
Mi 5/622:25LHR - CPT
Nonstop11h 35mBritish Airways
Mi 19/618:40CPT - LHR
Nonstop12h 00mBritish Airways
Deal found 29/2R21 058

London to Cape Town flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from London to Cape Town for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
Check out these flights departing soon from London to Cape Town. Users should examine the flight details to ensure there are no surprises.
Di 5/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Sa 9/313:50CPT - LGW
1 stop17h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R11 624
Do 7/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Mo 11/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R11 759
So 10/310:05LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 40mEthiopian Air
Mo 18/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R11 874
So 10/310:05LGW - CPT
2 stops20h 05mEthiopian Air
Mo 18/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R12 297
Di 5/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Mo 18/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 316
Di 5/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Mi 13/314:35CPT - LGW
1 stop16h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R12 335
Do 7/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Sa 16/313:50CPT - LGW
1 stop17h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R12 355
Di 5/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Mi 13/38:50CPT - LGW
2 stops22h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 566
Di 5/310:10LGW - CPT
1 stop25h 35mEthiopian Air
Di 19/317:15CPT - LGW
2 stops38h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R12 585

One-way flights to Cape Town from London

Search for one-way flight options from London to Cape Town. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights we've detected from London to Cape Town. Those seeking round-trip flights from London to Cape Town should utilize the search form at the top of the page.
Mi 10/421:20LTN - CPT
3 stops35h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R6 302
Mi 10/412:55LTN - CPT
2 stops18h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R6 533
Mi 10/48:20LGW - CPT
2 stops23h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R6 725
Mi 10/48:20LGW - CPT
2 stops23h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2R6 802
Di 9/421:05LGW - CPT
3 stops34h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R7 013
Mi 10/411:05LTN - CPT
2 stops20h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2R7 052
Mi 10/421:05LGW - CPT
3 stops35h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R7 224
Mi 10/49:35LGW - CPT
3 stops21h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2R7 417
Di 9/48:10LGW - CPT
2 stops23h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2R7 551

Find flights from London to Cape Town within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from London to Cape Town that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.

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R11 432 - R18 253

Route

Depart

Return

Price

London GatwickCape Town Intl

LGW - CPT

LGWCPT

London Gatwick

Do 15/8

1 stop21h 45m

Cape Town Intl

Do 5/9

1 stop24h 15m

R11 432

London HeathrowCape Town Intl

LHR - CPT

LHRCPT

London Heathrow

Do 15/8

1 stop19h 30m

Cape Town Intl

Do 5/9

1 stop23h 55m

R11 471

London GatwickCape Town Intl

LGW - CPT

LGWCPT

London Gatwick

Mo 24/6

1 stop27h 20m

Cape Town Intl

Mi 10/7

1 stop16h 45m

R11 548

London GatwickCape Town Intl

LGW - CPT

LGWCPT

London Gatwick

Mi 24/4

1 stop14h 15m

Cape Town Intl

So 5/5

1 stop34h 20m

R11 663

London HeathrowCape Town Intl

LHR - CPT

LHRCPT

London Heathrow

Do 2/5

1 stop14h 30m

Cape Town Intl

So 19/5

1 stop24h 15m

R12 527

London HeathrowCape Town Intl

LHR - CPT

LHRCPT

London Heathrow

Mi 10/4

2 stops21h 15m

Cape Town Intl

Do 25/4

2 stops26h 45m

R13 565

London GatwickCape Town Intl

LGW - CPT

LGWCPT

London Gatwick

Fr 3/5

1 stop17h 35m

Cape Town Intl

So 19/5

1 stop18h 15m

R14 833

London CityCape Town Intl

LCY - CPT

LCYCPT

London City

Sa 22/6

1 stop35h 45m

Cape Town Intl

So 30/6

1 stop33h 00m

R16 159

London StanstedCape Town Intl

STN - CPT

STNCPT

London Stansted

So 21/4

1 stop18h 40m

Cape Town Intl

Mi 24/4

1 stop30h 40m

R18 253

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from London to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The best time to book flights from London to Cape Town is 88 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Cape Town?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from London to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.
Morning
Midday
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Travellers seeking maximum savings on their London to Cape Town flight should consider departing on Monday at midday when fares are most often at their lowest. Saturday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Cape Town by month

Plan your trip from London to Cape Town by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from London to Cape Town is currently R6 958 while a return flight costs R13 495. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.

Currently, June is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from London to Cape Town (average of R103). Flying from London to Cape Town in December is currently the most expensive (average of R143). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

R2 056

February

R2 325

March

R2 575

April

R2 575

May

R2 056

June

R1 979

July

R2 248

August

R2 286

September

R2 383

October

R2 306

November

R2 210

December

R2 748

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

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 1 März 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from London to Cape Town, see what other customers have to say about Lufthansa, Ethiopian Air and Kenya Airways. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Entertainment

8,3

Overall

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

8,1

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Entertainment

8,3

Overall

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

8,1

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

8,1
Very Good
59 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Entertainment

8,3

Overall

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

8,1

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

7,8
Good
2 258 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Entertainment

8,3

Overall

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

8,1

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

7,8
Good
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