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Cheap flights from Madrid to Cape Town from R8 896

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 11/6. 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.
MAD — CPT
Mar 5 — Mar 121
1 adult
Tue 5/3
Tue 12/3

The best prices from Madrid Barajas to Cape Town Intl are usually found in February or January, booked 89 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Madrid to Cape Town

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Madrid (MAD) 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 March 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

February

Round-trip from

R38 029

One-way from

R9 184
High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
From Madrid Barajas to Cape Town Intl
One-way flight from Madrid Barajas to Cape Town Intl

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

Flying to your destination on a Sunday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Cape Town. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 90% by booking at least 22 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Madrid to Cape Town within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at R13 969.

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

February can be a great time to fly to Cape Town from Madrid with a flight ticket averaging about R15 735. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as R9 415. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Madrid to Cape Town (MAD - CPT)?

When flying from Madrid to Cape Town, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 30% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap Ethiopian Air flights from Madrid to Cape Town

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Ethiopian Air for the route between Madrid 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 March 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest Ethiopian Air flights we've detected travelling from Madrid to Cape Town. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
Thu 2/519:25MAD - CPT
2 stops18h 20mEthiopian Air
Tue 14/517:20CPT - MAD
3 stops39h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 220
Thu 25/419:25MAD - CPT
3 stops47h 25mEthiopian Air
Mon 13/514:35CPT - MAD
2 stops18h 35mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 278
Tue 23/419:25MAD - CPT
3 stops36h 50mEthiopian Air
Mon 13/514:35CPT - MAD
2 stops18h 35mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 374
Tue 23/419:25MAD - CPT
3 stops36h 50mEthiopian Air
Mon 13/521:20CPT - MAD
3 stops59h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 412
Sat 27/419:25MAD - CPT
2 stops17h 35mEthiopian Air
Tue 7/58:50CPT - MAD
3 stops48h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 604
Thu 25/419:25MAD - CPT
3 stops40h 40mEthiopian Air
Thu 9/521:20CPT - MAD
3 stops59h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 681
Thu 25/419:25MAD - CPT
3 stops40h 40mEthiopian Air
Sun 12/57:45CPT - MAD
3 stops49h 25mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 739
Thu 25/419:25MAD - CPT
3 stops40h 40mEthiopian Air
Sat 11/513:50CPT - MAD
2 stops19h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 777
Thu 25/419:25MAD - CPT
3 stops47h 25mEthiopian Air
Fri 10/521:20CPT - MAD
3 stops35h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 912

Cheap KLM flights from Madrid to Cape Town

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by KLM for the route between Madrid 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 March 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on KLM flights from Madrid to Cape Town. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
Tue 18/66:00MAD - CPT
1 stop15h 25mKLM
Thu 27/623:15CPT - MAD
1 stop17h 10mKLM
Deal found 29/2R12 239
Mon 3/66:00MAD - CPT
1 stop15h 10mKLM
Tue 18/623:15CPT - MAD
1 stop24h 10mKLM
Deal found 29/2R14 929
Sun 2/66:00MAD - CPT
1 stop15h 25mKLM
Sun 16/623:15CPT - MAD
1 stop24h 10mKLM
Deal found 29/2R17 158

Cheap Madrid to Cape Town flights in March & April 2024

Find cheap flight options from Madrid 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 March 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Madrid to Cape Town in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Mon 11/321:25MAD - CPT
1 stop19h 10mQatar Airways
Mon 25/312:35CPT - MAD
1 stop26h 20mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R12 451
Mon 11/321:25MAD - CPT
1 stop19h 10mQatar Airways
Mon 22/413:00CPT - MAD
1 stop18h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R12 989
Mon 18/315:25MAD - CPT
1 stop18h 05mQatar Airways
Tue 30/413:00CPT - MAD
1 stop32h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R13 046
Sun 10/321:25MAD - CPT
1 stop19h 10mQatar Airways
Wed 24/413:00CPT - MAD
1 stop18h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R13 680
Mon 11/321:25MAD - CPT
1 stop19h 10mQatar Airways
Sat 27/413:00CPT - MAD
1 stop32h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R13 738
Thu 7/319:25MAD - CPT
2 stops17h 20mEthiopian Air
Tue 23/417:20CPT - MAD
3 stops39h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R14 122
Thu 7/321:25MAD - CPT
1 stop19h 10mQatar Airways
Tue 23/413:00CPT - MAD
1 stop18h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R14 180
Sun 10/321:25MAD - CPT
1 stop19h 10mQatar Airways
Sun 21/413:00CPT - MAD
1 stop18h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R14 353
Mon 11/321:25MAD - CPT
2 stops23h 30mMultiple Airlines
Mon 25/312:35CPT - MAD
1 stop26h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R14 391

Madrid to Cape Town 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Madrid 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 March 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Madrid to Cape Town in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Thu 2/519:25MAD - CPT
2 stops18h 20mEthiopian Air
Tue 14/517:20CPT - MAD
3 stops39h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 220
Tue 18/66:00MAD - CPT
1 stop15h 25mKLM
Thu 27/623:15CPT - MAD
1 stop17h 10mKLM
Deal found 29/2R12 239
Thu 25/419:25MAD - CPT
3 stops47h 25mEthiopian Air
Mon 13/514:35CPT - MAD
2 stops18h 35mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 278
Tue 23/419:25MAD - CPT
3 stops36h 50mEthiopian Air
Mon 13/514:35CPT - MAD
2 stops18h 35mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 374
Tue 23/419:25MAD - CPT
3 stops36h 50mEthiopian Air
Mon 13/521:20CPT - MAD
3 stops59h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R12 412
Mon 11/321:25MAD - CPT
1 stop19h 10mQatar Airways
Mon 25/312:35CPT - MAD
1 stop26h 20mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R12 451
Tue 23/422:30MAD - CPT
1 stop18h 45mQatar Airways
Mon 13/513:00CPT - MAD
1 stop18h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R12 527
Thu 25/422:30MAD - CPT
1 stop18h 45mQatar Airways
Fri 10/513:00CPT - MAD
1 stop32h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R12 566
Thu 25/49:30MAD - CPT
1 stop31h 45mQatar Airways
Mon 13/513:00CPT - MAD
1 stop18h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R12 585

Madrid to Cape Town flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Madrid 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 March 2024.
Have a look at some of the last-minute flights available departing from Madrid to Cape Town. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
Sun 10/321:25MAD - CPT
1 stop19h 10mQatar Airways
Wed 24/413:00CPT - MAD
1 stop18h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R13 680
Thu 7/319:25MAD - CPT
2 stops17h 20mEthiopian Air
Tue 23/417:20CPT - MAD
3 stops39h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R14 122
Thu 7/321:25MAD - CPT
1 stop19h 10mQatar Airways
Tue 23/413:00CPT - MAD
1 stop18h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R14 180
Sun 10/321:25MAD - CPT
1 stop19h 10mQatar Airways
Sun 21/413:00CPT - MAD
1 stop18h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R14 353
Sun 10/321:25MAD - CPT
1 stop19h 10mQatar Airways
Sat 27/413:00CPT - MAD
1 stop32h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R14 410
Thu 7/319:25MAD - CPT
2 stops40h 35mEthiopian Air
Sat 27/415:20CPT - MAD
2 stops17h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R14 430
Sat 9/319:25MAD - CPT
2 stops18h 05mEthiopian Air
Tue 23/417:20CPT - MAD
3 stops39h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R14 699
Fri 8/321:25MAD - CPT
1 stop19h 10mQatar Airways
Mon 22/413:00CPT - MAD
1 stop18h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R14 852
Sat 9/319:25MAD - CPT
2 stops18h 05mEthiopian Air
Sat 27/415:20CPT - MAD
2 stops17h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R14 891

One-way flights to Cape Town from Madrid

Search for one-way flight options from Madrid 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 March 2024.
Users travelling one-way from Madrid to Cape Town can select one of these great deals. For those needing a return trip from Madrid, there is a search form available above.
Tue 11/615:30MAD - CPT
2 stops25h 10mEgypt Air
Deal found 29/2R8 896
Sun 18/815:30MAD - CPT
2 stops25h 10mEgypt Air
Deal found 29/2R9 184
Tue 23/415:30MAD - CPT
2 stops40h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R9 761
Tue 23/414:25MAD - CPT
3 stops44h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R9 818
Wed 12/623:40MAD - CPT
1 stop14h 20mTAAG
Deal found 29/2R9 972
Sun 18/819:25MAD - CPT
3 stops36h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R10 068
Wed 12/69:15MAD - CPT
3 stops35h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R10 145
Tue 11/69:45MAD - CPT
3 stops35h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R10 241
Wed 12/613:15MAD - CPT
2 stops23h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R10 376

Find flights from Madrid to Cape Town within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Madrid 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 March 2024.

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Any airport

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Any airport

Budget

R12 220 - R17 216

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Madrid BarajasCape Town Intl

MAD - CPT

MADCPT

Madrid Barajas

Thu 2/5

2 stops18h 20m

Cape Town Intl

Tue 14/5

3 stops39h 50m

R12 220

Madrid BarajasCape Town Intl

MAD - CPT

MADCPT

Madrid Barajas

Tue 18/6

1 stop15h 25m

Cape Town Intl

Thu 27/6

1 stop17h 10m

R12 239

Madrid BarajasCape Town Intl

MAD - CPT

MADCPT

Madrid Barajas

Mon 11/3

1 stop19h 10m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 25/3

1 stop26h 20m

R12 451

Madrid BarajasCape Town Intl

MAD - CPT

MADCPT

Madrid Barajas

Tue 18/6

2 stops28h 45m

Cape Town Intl

Thu 27/6

1 stop17h 10m

R12 662

Madrid BarajasCape Town Intl

MAD - CPT

MADCPT

Madrid Barajas

Tue 18/6

2 stops28h 45m

Cape Town Intl

Thu 27/6

2 stops20h 05m

R13 104

Madrid BarajasCape Town Intl

MAD - CPT

MADCPT

Madrid Barajas

Thu 23/5

1 stop23h 50m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 27/5

1 stop20h 55m

R13 546

Madrid BarajasCape Town Intl

MAD - CPT

MADCPT

Madrid Barajas

Wed 31/7

2 stops19h 05m

Cape Town Intl

Thu 5/9

1 stop18h 30m

R15 333

Madrid BarajasCape Town Intl

MAD - CPT

MADCPT

Madrid Barajas

Mon 11/3

2 stops41h 20m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 25/3

2 stops20h 15m

R16 851

Madrid BarajasCape Town Intl

MAD - CPT

MADCPT

Madrid Barajas

Sat 13/4

1 stop21h 00m

Cape Town Intl

Sun 28/4

1 stop24h 45m

R17 216

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 29/2

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Madrid to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Madrid to Cape Town may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 89 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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Average price of flights to Cape Town by month

Plan your trip from Madrid to Cape Town by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Madrid to Cape Town is currently R9 829 while a return flight costs R13 958. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.

Currently, June is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Madrid to Cape Town (average of R103). Flying from Madrid 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 March 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Ethiopian Air, KLM and Qatar Airways from Madrid 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.
8,1
Very Good
939 reviews

Overall

8,1

Entertainment

7,1

Crew

8,5

Boarding

7,8

Comfort

7,8

Food

7,5

Reviews

1 / 10

Too many changes of the hours of the flight The worst experience I need my money back 4 am flight Even Ryanair is better than you at this

8,1
Very Good
939 reviews
8,1
Very Good
939 reviews

Overall

8,1

Entertainment

7,1

Crew

8,5

Boarding

7,8

Comfort

7,8

Food

7,5

Reviews

1 / 10

Too many changes of the hours of the flight The worst experience I need my money back 4 am flight Even Ryanair is better than you at this

7,8
Good
2 258 reviews
8,1
Very Good
939 reviews

Overall

8,1

Entertainment

7,1

Crew

8,5

Boarding

7,8

Comfort

7,8

Food

7,5

Reviews

1 / 10

Too many changes of the hours of the flight The worst experience I need my money back 4 am flight Even Ryanair is better than you at this

7,8
Good
1 766 reviews
8,1
Very Good
939 reviews

Overall

8,1

Entertainment

7,1

Crew

8,5

Boarding

7,8

Comfort

7,8

Food

7,5

Reviews

1 / 10

Too many changes of the hours of the flight The worst experience I need my money back 4 am flight Even Ryanair is better than you at this

7,8
Good
4 644 reviews
8,1
Very Good
939 reviews

Overall

8,1

Entertainment

7,1

Crew

8,5

Boarding

7,8

Comfort

7,8

Food

7,5

Reviews

1 / 10

Too many changes of the hours of the flight The worst experience I need my money back 4 am flight Even Ryanair is better than you at this

7,6
Good
1 966 reviews
8,1
Very Good
939 reviews

Overall

8,1

Entertainment

7,1

Crew

8,5

Boarding

7,8

Comfort

7,8

Food

7,5

Reviews

1 / 10

Too many changes of the hours of the flight The worst experience I need my money back 4 am flight Even Ryanair is better than you at this

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Madrid to Cape Town. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

Can I find flights from Madrid to Cape Town for under R12 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Madrid to Cape Town for under R12 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just R12 220, but on average you can expect to pay R12 643.

Are there last-minute flights available from Madrid to Cape Town for under R13 700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Madrid to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than R13 700.

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

Ethiopian Air, at R12 220, was found to be the cheapest airline from Madrid to Cape Town.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include KLM and Qatar Airways. Users have found that Ethiopian Air is 22% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

R8 896 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Egypt Air. You may also be able to find cheap deals on TAAG and Ethiopian Air, with prices starting from R9 972 and R10 068, respectively.

What does MAD to CPT mean?

MAD stands for Madrid Barajas Airport, while CPT stands for Cape Town Intl Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

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