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How to find the cheapest flight from
Glasgow (GLA) to Cape Town (CPT)

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

Users have found that flying from Glasgow to Cape Town on a Friday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

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 Glasgow to Cape Town 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £634, or £713 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Cape Town from Glasgow average £626. You can even find prices in May for less than £626, as users have found deals to Cape Town from as low as £442. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cape Town from Glasgow. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 39%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Glasgow to Cape Town (GG1 - CPT)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Glasgow to Cape Town is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 12% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Glasgow to Cape Town in October, November 2020

The best prices found for GLA to CPT flights in October, November
1 Nov - 7 Nov
£542pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
1 Nov - 7 Nov
£549pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
1 Nov - 7 Nov
£552pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl

Glasgow to Cape Town 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Glasgow found for this year
15 Dec - 20 Jan
£528pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
15 Dec - 20 Jan
£542pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
1 Nov - 7 Nov
£542pp
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Glasgow Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
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Glasgow Intl

Last-minute flights from Glasgow to Cape Town

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town from Glasgow, departing today and this week
1 Nov - 7 Nov
£542pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
1 Nov - 7 Nov
£549pp
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Glasgow Intl
KLM
 
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Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
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Glasgow Intl
1 Nov - 7 Nov
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Glasgow Intl
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Cape Town Intl
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Glasgow to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from Glasgow 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 Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Glasgow to Cape Town Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Emirates, British Airways, and Qatar Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Emirates with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Glasgow to Cape Town for under £534 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Glasgow to Cape Town for under £534. The cheapest flight booked recently is on KLM for just £528, but on average you can expect to pay £572.

Are there direct flights from Glasgow to Cape Town for under £534 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Glasgow to Cape Town, 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 Glasgow to Cape Town for under £610?

There are currently 11+ open flights from Glasgow to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than £610.

Is Glasgow 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 Glasgow'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 Glasgow to Cape Town?

There are many flights that can get you from Glasgow to Cape Town in 14h 25m. Fly via KLM or British Airways to get the fastest option. 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 Glasgow to Cape Town return?

Currently priced at £528, KLM will fly you from Glasgow to Cape Town and back. In addition to KLM, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on British Airways for as low as £548.

Alternative routes for Glasgow to Cape Town

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Glasgow to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
£1 = R21.34
Average temperature for October in Cape Town
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Cape Town
37.0 mm

Airports servicing Glasgow

Prestwick (PIK)

Airports servicing Cape Town

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