Cheap flights from Cape Town to Mumbai

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The best prices from Cape Town to Mumbai are usually found in October or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Friday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cape Town (CPT) to Mumbai (BOM)

All the information you need to plan the best CPT to BOM flight in 2021: compare Cape Town to Mumbai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Mumbai.
CPT - BOM
Price
R6 584 - R8 816
BOM
Temperature
30 - 34 °C
BOM
Rainfall
0 - 736 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

Average price

R7 615

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

R6 584

From Cape Town to Mumbai

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 Mumbai?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Mumbai. 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 Mumbai?

To save up to 3% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Cape Town to Mumbai from R6 259 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R6 273 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Mumbai from Cape Town. Prices for March average R5 675 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R4 507. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 31% on your journey compared to booking in March

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to Mumbai (CPT - BOM)?

When flying from Cape Town to Mumbai, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 29% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Cape Town to Mumbai in May, June 2021

The best prices found for CPT to BOM flights in May, June
3 Jun - 14 Jun
R9 381pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
BOM
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl
BOM
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
3 Jun - 14 Jun
R10 313pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
BOM
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl
BOM
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
3 Jun - 14 Jun
R10 455pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BOM
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl
BOM
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Cape Town to Mumbai 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Mumbai from Cape Town found for this year
8 Oct - 23 Oct
R9 042pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
BOM
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl
BOM
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
3 Jun - 14 Jun
R9 381pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
BOM
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl
BOM
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
8 Oct - 23 Oct
R10 101pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BOM
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl
BOM
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl

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Flight FAQs

From Cape Town to Mumbai

Can I find flights from Cape Town to Mumbai for under R9 889 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to Mumbai for under R9 889. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just R9 042, but on average you can expect to pay R17 250.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Cape Town Intl to Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Cape Town Intl to Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Ethiopian Air, Emirates, and RwandAir are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Ethiopian Air with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Cape Town to Mumbai for under R8 477 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Cape Town to Mumbai, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

The Cape Town Intl to Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl flight path was viewed by 3 677 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Cape Town or Mumbai?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Cape Town is roughly greater than that of Mumbai. You can assume this to be the case over the next 13 days.

Is Cape Town weather warmer or cooler than Mumbai?

Expect the weather to be around 34 °C on average in May. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Mumbai is generally hotter than in Cape Town.

How long does is the flight from Cape Town to Mumbai?

A quick flight from Cape Town to Mumbai can take about 16h 20m. Emirates provides one of the quickest options available for as low as R10 130. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

According to our current data, Emirates (R9 042), Qatar Airways (R10 314), and KLM (R16 940) offers the cheapest pricing from Cape Town to Mumbai.

Alternative routes for Cape Town to Mumbai

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

Destination information for Mumbai

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Cape Town to Mumbai.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = ₹5
Average temperature for May in Mumbai
34.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Mumbai
27.0 mm

Airports servicing Cape Town

Airports servicing Mumbai

Top 8 airlines flying from Cape Town to Mumbai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cape Town to Mumbai choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air Seychelles
R339 R420 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Air Seychelles. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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RwandAir
R411 R451 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by RwandAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Ethiopian Air
R437 R537 No cancel fee 72%
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Singapore Airlines
R449 R585 No cancel fee 81%
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Kenya Airways
R424 R606 No cancel fee 82%
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Emirates
R445 R639 No cancel fee 75%
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Etihad Airways
R590 R689 No cancel fee 75%
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Qatar Airways
R539 R812 No cancel fee 68%
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