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The best prices from Leeds/Bradford to Cape Town Intl are usually found in May or June, booked 33 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Leeds (LBA) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best LBA to CPT flight in 2021: compare Leeds to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
LBA - CPT
Price
£532 - £1,315
CPT
Temperature
19 - 29 °C
CPT
Precipitation
9 - 94 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 43% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop

Average price

£727

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

£532

From Leeds/Bradford to Cape Town Intl

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 Leeds to Cape Town?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 13% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 33 days in advance, which can save you up to 42% on flights from Leeds to Cape Town compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 33 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £856. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £856.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cape Town from Leeds. Users have commonly found prices around £745 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £492. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Leeds to Cape Town (LBA - CPT)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Leeds to Cape Town at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 20% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Leeds to Cape Town in September, October 2021

The best prices found for LBA to CPT flights in September, October
17 Sep - 19 Sep
£1,109pp
LBA
Leeds/Bradford
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LBA
Leeds/Bradford

Leeds/Bradford to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Leeds found for this year
17 Sep - 19 Sep
£1,109pp
LBA
Leeds/Bradford
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LBA
Leeds/Bradford

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Flight FAQs

From Leeds to Cape Town

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like British Airways, KLM, and Emirates flying from Leeds/Bradford to Cape Town Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are flight prices decreasing from Leeds 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 Leeds 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 Leeds to Cape Town for under £600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Leeds to Cape Town for under £600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on KLM for just £516, but on average you can expect to pay £516.

How popular is this Leeds to Cape Town flight route?

This flight path from Leeds/Bradford to Cape Town Intl was viewed by 138 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Leeds to Cape Town from £516 return. KLM is priced at 30% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Cape Town, South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Cape Town from Leeds?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Leeds/Bradford to Cape Town Intl

Most visitors from Leeds/Bradford need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Cape Town Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Leeds/Bradford must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Leeds/Bradford are not required to quarantine after entering Cape Town Intl.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Do I need a test to fly back to Leeds from Cape Town?

Returning to Leeds/Bradford from Cape Town Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Leeds/Bradford.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Leeds/Bradford.

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Alternative routes for Leeds to Cape Town

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Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Leeds to Cape Town.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = R19.86
Average temperature for September in Cape Town
21.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Cape Town
44.0 mm

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