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Flights to Cape Town in the next month
30 Dec - 25 Jan
£428 pp
LHR
London
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
CPT
Cape Town
CPT
Cape Town
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
LHR
London

Cheap flights for the next season

Find flight deals in the next 3 months
18 Jan - 29 Jan
£428 pp
LHR
London
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
CPT
Cape Town
CPT
Cape Town
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
LHR
London
27 Feb - 21 Mar
£428 pp
LHR
London
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
CPT
Cape Town
CPT
Cape Town
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
LHR
London
16 Feb - 26 Feb
£428 pp
LHR
London
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
CPT
Cape Town
CPT
Cape Town
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
LHR
London

Flights for the forward planner

Search and compare flight prices in the next 6 months
18 Mar - 03 Apr
£428 pp
LHR
London
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
CPT
Cape Town
CPT
Cape Town
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
LHR
London
16 Apr - 08 May
£428 pp
LHR
London
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
CPT
Cape Town
CPT
Cape Town
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
LHR
London
06 Mar - 09 Mar
£428 pp
LHR
London
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
CPT
Cape Town
CPT
Cape Town
Ethiopian Airlines
 
1 stop
LHR
London

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Heathrow to Cape Town

Today's exchange rate

Flight duration

11 hrs 40 mins

Airports serving Cape Town

Temp on Avg for December in Cape Town

26.8 °C

Average rainfall for December in Cape Town

17.4 mm
How much do things cost?
Small bottle of water (0.33 litre)
Cape Town 1
London 1
1 hour taxi waiting fee
Cape Town 3
London 48
A dozen eggs
Cape Town 1
London 3
Cappuccino
Cape Town 1
London 3
1 bedroom flat in city centre
Cape Town 541
London 1988

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Heathrow to Cape Town flights.
Flight FAQs
From Heathrow to Cape Town
What is the average delay time?
To go to Cape Town, a delay of 44 mins is common when flying from Heathrow
How often are flights diverted?
Diversions are not expected on flights on this route
How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?
Flights on this route have 1308 seats available per day
Which is the best aircraft?
The most frequently used plane is a Boeing 747-400 (Domestic)
What is the best airline?
From Heathrow, British Airways operates 54 flights to Cape Town per week
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