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Cheap flights from Cape Town to Mthatha

CPT — UTT
Jun 18 — Jun 251
1 adult
Tue 18/6
Tue 25/6

The best prices from Cape Town Intl to Mthatha Umtata are usually found in July or August, booked 73 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Cape Town to Mthatha

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Cape Town (CPT) to Mthatha (UTT). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 13 June 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

July

Average price

R7 509

Round-trip from

R4 216
High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From Cape Town Intl to Mthatha Umtata

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 33% by booking at least 51 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Cape Town to Mthatha within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at R7 877.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, July can be a great choice for travel to Mthatha. Flights to Mthatha from Cape Town in July are about R7 884 on average during July, but can be found for as low as R5 963.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from CPT to UTT?

When flying from Cape Town to Mthatha, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 8% versus a flight in the morning.

How far ahead should I book a flight from Cape Town to Mthatha?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Cape Town to Mthatha. Price data was last updated on 12 June 2024.
The best time to book flights from Cape Town to Mthatha is 73 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Cape Town to Mthatha?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Cape Town to Mthatha. Price data was last updated on 9 June 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Cape Town to Mthatha flight should consider departing on Saturday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Cape Town to Mthatha

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Mthatha from Cape Town with our price prediction graph.
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Related info for your journey

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  • What airports serve Cape Town to Mthatha flights?

    Travellers going to Mthatha, Umtata from Cape Town will start the journey in Cape Town International Airport. The airport was opened in 1954 and is located 20 kilometres from the city centre. This airport is the second busiest in South Africa and offers domestic and international flights into Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. It is a hub for FlySafair, South African Express, and Mango airlines. Once flying to Umtata, passengers will disembark at Mthatha Airport in the Eastern Cape area of South Africa. The airport has a single runaway and is operated by the provincial government.

  • Which airlines fly directly from Cape Town to Mthatha?

    Unfortunately, there are currently no flights that run directly from Cape Town to Mthatha, Umtata. This may change in the future, but for now, travellers can take a flight with stops along the way to reach the destination. The only airline that offers these flights is South African Airways. It is the flag carrier of South Africa and has its headquarters in O.R. Tambo International airport. The airline flies to 26 countries in Europe, Africa, Asia, and America. It has a large presence in South Africa where it operates in five cities.

  • What are the stopover options between Cape Town to Mthatha?

    The least expensive and shortest flights into Mthatha are going to be through one-stop flights. Each of these flights will have a stopover during the journey in O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg. The shortest flights can reach the destination in 4h 30m, while longer flights may last as long as 18h 00m. While stopover flights that stop twice are often more expensive, there are a variety of options when leaving Cape Town. These flights might stop in Johannesburg as well as at George Airport, King Shaka International Airport, or Bloemfontein Airport.

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

    Going to Mthatha from Cape Town does not require a passport or a visa. Passengers will need a valid form of identification in order to take a flight between these locations.

  • What does CPT to UTT mean?

    This is defined as Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT) and Mthatha Umtata Airport (UTT). Codes like Mthatha Umtata Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Cape Town to Mthatha that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Cape Town to Mthatha flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Cape Town to Mthatha with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Cape Town to Mthatha flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Cape Town to Mthatha that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Cape Town to Mthatha flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Cape Town to Mthatha?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Cape Town to Mthatha.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Cape Town to Mthatha?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Cape Town to Mthatha by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Cape Town to Mthatha that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Cape Town to Mthatha offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Cape Town to Mthatha?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Cape Town to Mthatha flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Cape Town to Mthatha?

    Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Cape Town to Mthatha (average of R229). Flying from Cape Town to Mthatha in December is currently the most expensive (average of R264). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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