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 March or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Sunday

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

LGW - CPT
Price
£510 - £929
Popular in December High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise
Cheapest in March Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
Round-trip from €510 From Gatwick to Cape Town International
One-way from €487 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 45 days in advance to save up to 17% 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 45 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 £496, or £558 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 £634 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £447. 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 September, October 2020

The best prices found for LGW to CPT flights in September, October
16 Oct - 2 Nov
£563pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
16 Oct - 1 Nov
£570pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
23 Oct - 1 Nov
£579pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick

Gatwick to Cape Town International 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town International from Gatwick found for this year
16 Oct - 2 Nov
£563pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
1 Dec - 8 Dec
£569pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
16 Oct - 1 Nov
£570pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
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
23 Sep - 7 Oct
£1,202pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
24 Sep - 1 Oct
£1,311pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick

One-way flights to Cape Town International from Gatwick

The cheapest one-way flights from Gatwick to Cape Town International
12:55 - 07:20
Turkish Airlines
1 stop
17h 25m
LGW - CPT
Turkish Airlines
£377
StudentUniverse
17:50 - 06:55
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
36h 05m
LGW - CPT
Multiple Airlines
£408
Kiwi.com
10:00 - 06:55
Qatar Airways
1 stop
19h 55m
LGW - CPT
Qatar Airways
£409
Tripmonster

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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.

Can I find flights from Gatwick to Cape Town International for under £600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Gatwick to Cape Town International for under £600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £563, but on average you can expect to pay £586.

Are there direct flights from Gatwick to Cape Town International for under £600 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 £1,300?

There are currently 2+ open flights from Gatwick to Cape Town International within the next 7 days for less than £1,300.

Does it rain more in Gatwick or Cape Town?

In Gatwick, there will be less rainfall in Gatwick compared to Cape Town over the next 9 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 £459. 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 Gatwick to Cape Town International return?

Currently priced at £456, 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. Check Cheapflights for deals on Qatar Airways for as low as £462. Turkish Airlines is currently priced 27% 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 £377. Check flights for Qatar Airways, as they currently have the next best price.

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