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The best prices from Cape Town to Sydney are usually found in August or March, booked 57 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cape Town (CPT) to Sydney (SYD)

CPT - SYD
Price
R15,347 - R17,899
SYD
Temperature
0 - 24 °C
SYD
Rainfall
84 - 160 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

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

Round-trip from

R15,347

From Cape Town to Sydney

One-way from

R49,352

One-way flight from Cape Town to Sydney

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 Sydney?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 5%.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Cape Town to Sydney, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 9% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R17,156 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R18,125.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Sydney from Cape Town. Prices for August average R15,814 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R12,504. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 20% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to Sydney (CPT - SYD)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Cape Town to Sydney at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 4% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

One-way flights to Sydney from Cape Town

The cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town to Sydney
13:05 - 5:00
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
54h 55m
CPT - SYD
Multiple Airlines
R49,353
Kiwi.com
15:00 - 5:00
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
53h 00m
CPT - SYD
Multiple Airlines
R50,241
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Cape Town to Sydney

Can I find flights from Cape Town to Sydney for under R21,001 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to Sydney for under R21,001. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just R20,387, but on average you can expect to pay R31,114.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. New policies for travellers booking flights from Cape Town Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Cape Town Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Cathay Pacific, Emirates, and Qatar Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Cathay Pacific with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Cape Town to Sydney for under R21,001 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Cape Town to Sydney, 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?

This flight path from Cape Town Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith was viewed by 2 385 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 Sydney?

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 less than Sydney. You can assume this to be the case over the next 11 days.

Is Cape Town weather warmer or cooler than Sydney?

Expect the weather to be around 29 °C on average in February. 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 Sydney is generally colder than in Cape Town.

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

For as low as R32,180, Qatar Airways can have you in Sydney from Cape Town in 40h. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at R32,180, Qatar Airways will fly you from Cape Town to Sydney and back. In addition to Qatar Airways, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on KLM for as low as R33,085.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Qatar Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R86,912.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Cape Town to Sydney
Today's exchange rate
R1 = $0.09
Average temperature for October in Sydney
14.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Sydney
147.0 mm

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