Cheap flights from Cape Town to Wellington

The best prices from Cape Town Intl to Wellington are usually found in May or November, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Cape Town to Wellington

All the information you need to plan the best CPT to WLG flight in 2022: compare Cape Town to Wellington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Wellington.

CPT - WLG

Price

R924 - R1 593

WLG

Temperature

9 - 17 °C

WLG

Precipitation

70 - 130 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Average price

R24 259

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

R14 071

From Cape Town Intl to Wellington

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

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 16% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Cape Town to Wellington, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 41% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R21 639 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R25 523.

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

Flights from Cape Town to Wellington lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from Cape Town to Wellington in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at R12 152.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to Wellington (CPT - WLG)?

It’s optimal to fly from Cape Town to Wellington in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 18% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Related info for your journey

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

How popular is this Cape Town to Wellington flight route?

The Cape Town Intl to Wellington flight path was viewed by 683 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

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

Most visitors from Cape Town Intl will not be allowed to enter Wellington.

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

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher - Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Can I fly back to Cape Town Intl from Wellington?

Returning to Cape Town Intl from Wellington

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

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

Alternative routes for Cape Town to Wellington

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Cape Town to Aucklandfrom R9 111 pp
Durban to Aucklandfrom R14 940 pp
Cape Town to Nelsonfrom R23 396 pp

Top 2 airlines flying from Cape Town to Wellington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cape Town to Wellington choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
CheapestR12 757
AverageR16 550
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
CheapestR19 181
AverageR20 886
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety