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|Cheapest price||R2 061||From Cape Town to East London|
East London marks the starting point of some of the most dramatic scenery in South Africa – the Eastern Cape. The landscape is diverse, so you could spend days hopping between seaside cities, footprint-free sandy beaches, game reserves and rickety villages.
Tempted? Getting there is easy. The shortest flights from Cape Town to East London are just 1 hour 25 minutes, and depart up to five times a day.
Direct flights last between 1 hour 25 minutes and 1 hour 45 minutes.
South African Airways, Mango Airlines and Safari offer direct Cape Town to East London flights. Chuck in a stopover to get a bigger choice of carriers.
Direct? Up to 5 times a day. Indirect flights are longer, but more frequent – you can choose from up to 28 routes.
Flights travel between Cape Town International Airport and East London Airport.
The cheapest Cape Town to East London flights are usually the short, direct routes from national airlines. Fly in the early morning or evening to get some of the best prices.
East London is often seen as a stepping stone to the wide-open seascapes of the Eastern Cape. Start off things at Nahoon Beach, where white-gold sand and long boardwalks kick off the spectacular scenery beyond the city.
For some of the most dramatic coastline in South Africa, tour the Wild Coast Route. The underrated Hluleka Nature Reserve is a highlight – campsites share space with zebras and birds.
Use our smart search engine to find just right flights from Cape Town to East London for you.
On average, you can expect to see 8 flights from Cape Town Intl to East London a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 25% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Midday) - 38% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 38% of flight departures
A typical direct flight can take about 2 hours, covering about 538 kilometres.