Cheap flights from Gatwick to Cape Town International

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The best prices from Gatwick to Cape Town International are usually found in September or May, booked 43 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Sunday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Gatwick (LGW) to Cape Town International (CPT)

LGW - CPT
Price
£535 - £901

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£535

From Gatwick to Cape Town International

One-way from

£396

One-way flight from Gatwick to Cape Town International

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 Gatwick to Cape Town International?

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Gatwick to Cape Town International. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cape Town International.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 37 days in advance to save up to 4% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 37 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Gatwick to Cape Town International 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £622, or £638 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Gatwick to Cape Town International?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cape Town International from Gatwick. Users have commonly found prices around £616 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £407. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Gatwick to Cape Town International (LGW - CPT)?

When flying from Gatwick to Cape Town International, 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 12% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Gatwick to Cape Town International in November, December 2020

The best prices found for LGW to CPT flights in November, December
31 Dec - 27 Jan
£523pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
30 Dec - 6 Jan
£528pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
31 Dec - 31 Jan
£537pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

Gatwick to Cape Town International 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town International from Gatwick found for next year
31 Dec - 27 Jan
£523pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
30 Dec - 6 Jan
£528pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
31 Dec - 31 Jan
£537pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

Last-minute flights from Gatwick to Cape Town International

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town International from Gatwick, departing today and this week
3 Dec - 18 Dec
£659pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
3 Dec - 18 Dec
£677pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
4 Dec - 20 Dec
£686pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
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London Gatwick

One-way flights to Cape Town International from Gatwick

The cheapest one-way flights from Gatwick to Cape Town International
02:35 - 06:20
Qatar Airways
1 stop
25h 45m
LGW - CPT
Qatar Airways
11:45 - 07:00
Turkish Airlines
1 stop
17h 15m
LGW - CPT
Turkish Airlines
£398
Flights by SU
11:10 - 08:45
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
19h 35m
LGW - CPT
Multiple Airlines
£439
KAYAK

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Flight FAQs

From Gatwick to Cape Town International

Are flight prices decreasing from Gatwick to Cape Town due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Gatwick and Cape Town for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from London Gatwick to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

British Airways, Emirates, and Turkish Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Gatwick to Cape Town International for under £450 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Gatwick to Cape Town International for under £450. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £431, but on average you can expect to pay £446.

Are there direct flights from Gatwick to Cape Town International for under £450 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Gatwick to Cape Town International for under £674?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Gatwick to Cape Town International within the next 7 days for less than £674.

Does it rain more in Gatwick or Cape Town?

In Gatwick, there will be greater rainfall in Gatwick compared to Cape Town over the next 11 days.

Is Gatwick weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 29 °C range in February. The weather in Cape Town is generally hotter than Gatwick's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from Gatwick to Cape Town International?

A quick flight from Gatwick to Cape Town International can take about 17h 15m. Turkish Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as £445.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Gatwick to Cape Town International return?

Currently priced at £443, Turkish Airlines will fly you from Gatwick to Cape Town International and back. In addition to Turkish Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Turkish Airlines is currently priced 28% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Turkish Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as £378. Check flights for Qatar Airways, as they currently have the next best price.

Alternative routes for Gatwick to Cape Town International

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Top 9 airlines from Gatwick to Cape Town International

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Gatwick to Cape Town International 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
Ethiopian Air
£511 £667 No cancel fee 72%
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Condor
£635 £691 N/A 76%
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Thomas Cook Airlines
£568 £766 No cancel fee N/A

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

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Turkish Airlines
£548 £789 No cancel fee 77%
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Emirates
£590 £823 No cancel fee 75%
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Qatar Airways
£581 £834 No cancel fee 68%
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RwandAir
£540 £843 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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South African
£797 £983 No change fee 78%

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

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British Airways
£650 £1,083 No cancel fee 70%
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