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The best prices from Cape Town to London are usually found in March or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Cape Town (CPT) to London (LON)

CPT - LON
Price
R10 889 - R13 365
LON
Temperature
9 - 23 °C
LON
Rainfall
35 - 71 mm
Popular in December High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Cheapest in March Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop
Round-trip from R10’889 From Cape Town to London
One-way from R393 One-way flight from Cape Town to London
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 Cape Town to London?

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

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Cape Town to London, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 8% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R207 584 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R213 444.

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

February can be a great time to fly to London from Cape Town with a flight ticket averaging about R10 756. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as R8 307. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

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

When flying from Cape Town to London, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the midday, which can drop the price by up to 14% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Cape Town to London in August, September 2020

The best prices found for CPT to LON flights in August, September
28 Aug - 19 Feb
R664pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
28 Aug - 19 Feb
R695pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
14 Aug - 6 Sep
R698pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Cape Town to London 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to London from Cape Town found for this year
10 Sep - 19 Feb
R544pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Austrian Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
31 Oct - 7 Nov
R565pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Austrian Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Austrian Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
23 Nov - 5 Jan
R567pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Austrian Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Direct flights to London from Cape Town

Save time with Cape Town to London direct flight deals
15 Dec - 10 Jan
R621pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
British Airways
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
22 Dec - 4 Jan
R624pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
British Airways
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
22 Nov - 7 Jan
R626pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl

One-way flights to London from Cape Town

The cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town to London
13:50 - 17:15
Turkish Airlines
1 stop
28h 25m
CPT - LHR
Turkish Airlines
R6 903
10:35 - 3:00
Ethiopian Air
1 stop
17h 25m
CPT - LHR
Ethiopian Air
R6 990
mytrip.com
14:40 - 2:20
Qatar Airways
1 stop
36h 40m
CPT - LHR
Qatar Airways
R8 272
DreamWorldTravel

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Cape Town to London

Can I find flights from Cape Town to London for under R600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to London for under R600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just R544, but on average you can expect to pay R588.

Are there direct flights from Cape Town to London for under R700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Cape Town to London under R700. A good price for a direct flight from Cape Town to London is less than R652.

Is Cape Town weather warmer or cooler than London?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 29 °Cs in February, on average. The temperature in London is generally colder than in Cape Town. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Cape Town to London
Today's exchange rate
R1 = £0,05
Flight duration
11h 52m
Average temperature for August in London
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for August in London
48.0 mm

Airports servicing Cape Town

Airports servicing London

Heathrow (LHR)
Luton (LTN)
Stansted (STN)
City (LCY)
Southend (SEN)
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