Cheap flights from Cape Town to Harare

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The best prices from Cape Town Intl to Harare are usually found in July or May, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Cape Town to Harare

All the information you need to plan the best CPT to HRE flight in 2021: compare Cape Town to Harare flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Harare.

CPT - HRE

Price

R385 - R446

HRE

Temperature

15 - 22 °C

HRE

Precipitation

2 - 191 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 6% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R6 099

From Cape Town Intl to Harare

One-way from

R2 614

One-way flight from Cape Town Intl to Harare

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

Flights from Cape Town to Harare are generally found to be more expensive on Saturday. 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 Harare.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Cape Town to Harare, book at least 48 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 2% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R6 654 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R6 859.

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

July is one of the best times of the year to fly to Harare from Cape Town. Prices for July average R6 502 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R5 687. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a July flight can save you 8% on your journey compared to booking in July

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to Harare (CPT - HRE)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 10% on flights from Cape Town to Harare by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap flights from Cape Town to Harare in November, December 2021

The best prices found for CPT to HRE flights in November, December
Dec 1 - Dec 31
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

3h 20m
HRE

Harare

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

3h 20m
R5 180

RwandAir

View Deal

Deal found 11/22/21

Nov 26 - Dec 5
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

3h 20m
HRE

Harare

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

3h 20m
R5 244

RwandAir

View Deal

Deal found 11/21/21

Nov 23 - Nov 30
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

3 stops

20h 15m
HRE

Harare

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

3h 20m
R5 323

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 11/22/21

Cape Town to Harare 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Harare from Cape Town found for this year
Dec 1 - Dec 31
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

3h 20m
HRE

Harare

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

3h 20m
R5 180

RwandAir

View Deal

Deal found 11/22/21

Nov 26 - Dec 5
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

3h 20m
HRE

Harare

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

3h 20m
R5 244

RwandAir

View Deal

Deal found 11/21/21

Nov 23 - Nov 30
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

3 stops

20h 15m
HRE

Harare

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

3h 20m
R5 323

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 11/22/21

Direct flights to Harare from Cape Town

Save time with Cape Town to Harare direct flight deals
Jan 25 - Feb 5
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

3h 10m
HRE

Harare

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

3h 20m
R5 228

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 11/21/21

Jan 14 - Feb 12
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

3h 10m
HRE

Harare

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

3h 20m
R5 259

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 11/24/21

Jan 21 - Jan 30
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

3h 20m
HRE

Harare

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

3h 20m
R5 434

RwandAir

View Deal

Deal found 11/24/21

Last-minute flights from Cape Town to Harare

Late deals on return flights to Harare from Cape Town, departing today and this week
Dec 1 - Dec 31
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

3h 20m
HRE

Harare

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

3h 20m
R5 180

RwandAir

View Deal

Deal found 11/22/21

Dec 1 - Dec 31
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

3h 10m
HRE

Harare

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

18h 35m
R5 545

Airlink

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Deal found 11/22/21

Nov 30 - Dec 3
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

1 stop

22h 00m
HRE

Harare

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

24h 05m
R5 782

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 11/23/21

One-way flights to Harare from Cape Town

The cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town to Harare
Feb 2
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

1 stop

5h 35m
R1 790

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 11/21/21

Feb 7
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

1 stop

22h 45m
R1 806

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 11/23/21

Jan 23
CPT

Cape Town Intl

HRE

Harare

1 stop

22h 55m
R2 044

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 11/22/21

Related info for your journey

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

What airports serve Cape Town to Harare flights?

When going to Harare from Cape Town, most individuals will be departing from Cape Town International Airport. This is the fourth busiest airport in Africa and the second busiest in South Africa. The airport has direct flights to Durban and Johannesburg and acts as a hub for FlySafair, South African Express, and Mango. After the flight, passengers will land at Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport in Harare. Some of the airlines available from this airport are Kenya Airways, South African Airways, Proflight Zambia, and Air Tanzania. It is a hub for Fastjet Zimbabwe and Air Zimbabwe.

Which airlines fly directly from Cape Town to Harare?

There are direct, nonstop flights to Harare from Cape Town but they are quite limited. These flights are offered by RwandAir and typically have a 3h 20m duration. These are the only direct flights connecting the two areas, but there are also stopover flights to choose from. Some of the airlines that offer one or two stopover flights include South African Airways, British Airways, and Hahn Air Systems. In most cases, the flights with a single stop are less expensive than direct flights or flights that touch down twice during a trip.

What are the stopover options between Cape Town to Harare?

Travelers who want the least expensive flights from Cape Town to Harare are often offered by British Airways and get passengers to the destination at 5h 00m. Some of the stopover locations passengers may visit include Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport, Durban King Shaka International Airport, or both. Kenya Airways also offers stopover flights at Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Airport and Lusaka Airport. With these stopover flights into Harare, travelers can leave at nearly any time of day because there are dozens of flights to choose from on most days.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Cape Town to Harare?

Passengers flying from Cape Town to Harare do not need a visa to travel as long as they are in possession of a passport valid for a stay of up to 90 days.

What airports do I use to fly from Cape Town to Harare?

Booking a flight from Cape Town Intl (CPT) to Harare (HRE) is your only option if you wish to fly from Cape Town to Harare. On a typical day, there is 1 flight from Cape Town Intl to Harare, all of which are around 3h 10m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 6 airlines when you book a flight from Cape Town Intl to Harare.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like British Airways, South African, and RwandAir flying from Cape Town Intl to Harare have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Cape Town to Harare for under R4 000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to Harare for under R4 000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Airlink for just R3 976, but on average you can expect to pay R4 848.

Are there direct flights from Cape Town to Harare for under R5 300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Cape Town to Harare under R5 300. A good price for a direct flight from Cape Town to Harare is less than R6 622.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cape Town to Harare for under R5 200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Cape Town to Harare within the next 7 days for less than R5 200.

What days are direct flights available from Cape Town to Harare?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Thursday.

How popular is this Cape Town to Harare flight route?

Flights from Cape Town Intl to Harare have been viewed 5 638 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Cape Town to Harare on average per day?

On average 1 flight departs from Cape Town to Harare per day.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Cape Town to Harare?

A quick flight from Cape Town to Harare can take about 3h 20m. Airlink provides one of the quickest options available for as low as R3 976. The distance between Cape Town and Harare is about 2184 km. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Cape Town to Harare from R3 976 return. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is RwandAir. You may be able to fly from Cape Town to Harare for 38% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Airlink. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R1 790. Users have also found prices from R2 154 and R2 614 on Airlink and Kenya Airways, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Cape Town to Harare?

When booking a flight from Cape Town to Harare, you may want to consider flying on British Airways, Ethiopian Air or Qatar Airways as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Cape Town to Harare?

While on average a flight from Cape Town to Harare is generally R5 932, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is R5 807. When looking at the most popular route, (Cape Town Intl - Harare), you can expect to pay R3 976 for that flight.

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Can I fly to Harare from Cape Town Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Cape Town Intl to Harare

Most visitors from Cape Town Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Harare.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Harare.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Harare.

Can I fly back to Cape Town Intl from Harare?

Returning to Cape Town Intl from Harare

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Harare must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Harare are not required to quarantine after entering Cape Town Intl.

Alternative routes for Cape Town to Harare

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 4 airlines flying from Cape Town to Harare

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cape Town to Harare choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
CheapestR4 261
AverageR7 759
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
CheapestR5 939
AverageR6 678
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
South African
CheapestR5 954
AverageR6 606
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
RwandAir
CheapestR6 319
AverageR7 036
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Cape Town to Harare

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Weekly flight availability from Cape Town to Harare

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