Cheap flights from England to Cape Town

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30 May — 6 Jun1
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How far in advance should I book a flight from England to Cape Town?

To save on the cost of your flight from England to Cape Town, book at least 37 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 4% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £662 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £679.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cape Town from England. Users have commonly found prices around £655 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £433. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from England to Cape Town (ENG - CPT)?

When flying from England to Cape Town, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from England to Cape Town in May, June 2022

The best prices found for England to CPT flights in May, June
1 Jun - 11 Jul
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

24h 10m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

22h 30m
£425

KLM

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Deal found 25/5/22

1 Jun - 11 Jul
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

23h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

22h 55m
£430

Lufthansa

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Deal found 25/5/22

1 Jun - 11 Jul
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

26h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

22h 55m
£433

Lufthansa

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Deal found 25/5/22

England to Cape Town 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from England found for this year
9 Nov - 16 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

13h 55m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

14h 30m
£404

KLM

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Deal found 23/5/22

9 Nov - 13 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

13h 55m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

14h 30m
£407

KLM

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Deal found 24/5/22

16 Nov - 23 Nov
MAN

Manchester

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

14h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

MAN

Manchester

1 stop

15h 40m
£408

KLM

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Deal found 23/5/22

Cheap Lufthansa flights from England to Cape Town

1 Jun - 11 Jul
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

23h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

22h 55m
£430

Lufthansa

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Deal found 25/5/22

1 Jun - 11 Jul
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

26h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

22h 55m
£433

Lufthansa

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Deal found 25/5/22

1 Jun - 11 Jul
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

26h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

15h 55m
£440

Lufthansa

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

Cheap Air France flights from England to Cape Town

5 Nov - 9 Nov
MAN

Manchester

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

38h 20m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

MAN

Manchester

2 stops

23h 00m
£477

Air France

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Deal found 25/5/22

25 Sep - 19 Oct
MAN

Manchester

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

38h 40m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

MAN

Manchester

2 stops

18h 15m
£529

Air France

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Deal found 25/5/22

7 Nov - 18 Nov
BHX

Birmingham

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

51h 00m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

BHX

Birmingham

2 stops

23h 25m
£602

Air France

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Deal found 24/5/22

Direct flights to Cape Town from England

Save time with England to Cape Town direct flight deals
7 Nov - 21 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

11h 40m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

11h 55m
£671

Virgin Atlantic

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Deal found 23/5/22

17 Nov - 26 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

11h 40m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

11h 55m
£686

Virgin Atlantic

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Deal found 23/5/22

9 Nov - 24 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

11h 40m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

11h 55m
£694

Virgin Atlantic

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Deal found 24/5/22

Last-minute flights from England to Cape Town

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town from England, departing today and this week
1 Jun - 11 Jul
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

24h 10m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

22h 30m
£425

KLM

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Deal found 25/5/22

1 Jun - 11 Jul
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

23h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

22h 55m
£430

Lufthansa

View Deal

Deal found 25/5/22

1 Jun - 11 Jul
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

26h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

22h 55m
£433

Lufthansa

View Deal

Deal found 25/5/22

One-way flights to Cape Town Intl from England

The cheapest one-way flights from England to Cape Town
13 Sep
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

27h 40m
£282

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 23/5/22

25 Sep
MAN

Manchester

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

29h 00m
£289

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 23/5/22

25 Sep
LGW

London Gatwick

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

30h 45m
£297

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 23/5/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to Cape Town from England?

Most people fly into Cape Town Intl (CPT) if they book a flight to Cape Town from England. Cape Town Intl is conveniently located just 9.7 mi from Cape Town’s city center.

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

Lufthansa, British Airways, and KLM 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 England to Cape Town for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from England to Cape Town for under £500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on KLM for just £404, but on average you can expect to pay £428.

Are there nonstop flights from England to Cape Town for under £700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from England to Cape Town under £700. A good price for a nonstop flight from England to Cape Town is less than £705.

Are there last-minute flights available from England to Cape Town for under £500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from England to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than £500.

What days are nonstop flights available from England to Cape Town?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Friday.

How many flights depart from England to Cape Town on average per day?

Per day, 4 flights depart from England to Cape Town on average.
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How long is the flight from England to Cape Town?

For as low as £404, KLM can have you in Cape Town from England in 13h 55m. The distance from England to Cape Town is about 6049 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the most popular routes from England to Cape Town?

The most popular flight routes from England to Cape Town are London Heathrow - Cape Town Intl, London Gatwick - Cape Town Intl and London City - Cape Town Intl.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from England to Cape Town?

Before booking your flight from England to Cape Town check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air France, British Airways or Emirates.

What are the cheapest flights from England to Cape Town?

The cheapest flight price from England to Cape Town is £390. On average you can expect to pay £2,761. The most popular route, (London Heathrow - Cape Town Intl), can usually be booked for £407.

Departure points for flights from England to Cape Town

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Top 5 airlines flying from England to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from England to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air FranceCheapest£343Average£619FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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Austrian AirlinesCheapest£362Average£518FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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TAP AIR PORTUGALCheapest£380Average£553FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapest£416Average£578FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AtlanticCheapest£431Average£679FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from England to Cape Town

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