Cheap flights from Manchester to Cape Town

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The best prices from Manchester to Cape Town are usually found in May or November, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Manchester (MAN) to Cape Town (CPT)

MAN - CPT
Price
£735 - £1071
CPT
Temperature
19 - 29 °C
CPT
Rainfall
9 - 94 mm
Popular in December High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Cheapest in May Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Average price £850 Average for round-trip flights in July 2020
Round-trip from £735 From Manchester to Cape Town
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 Manchester to Cape Town?

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Manchester to Cape Town. 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.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 17% by booking at least 45 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Manchester to Cape Town within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £526.

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

May can be a great time to fly to Cape Town from Manchester with a flight ticket averaging about £652. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as £460. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Manchester to Cape Town in July, August 2020

The best prices found for MAN to CPT flights in July, August
14 Jul - 21 Jul
£669pp
MAN
Manchester
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
14 Jul - 21 Jul
£787pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
14 Jul - 21 Jul
£911pp
MAN
Manchester
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

Manchester to Cape Town 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Manchester found for this year
14 Nov - 9 Dec
£606pp
MAN
Manchester
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
5 Nov - 19 Nov
£622pp
MAN
Manchester
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
5 Nov - 19 Nov
£623pp
MAN
Manchester
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Manchester to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from Manchester 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 Manchester 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 Manchester to Cape Town for under £700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manchester to Cape Town for under £700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just £606, but on average you can expect to pay £644.

Are there direct flights from Manchester to Cape Town for under £600 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Manchester to Cape Town, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Manchester to Cape Town Intl was viewed by 4,452 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Manchester or Cape Town?

Expected rainfall in Manchester is more than in Cape Town. You can expect this to be the case over the next 17 days.

Is Manchester weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

Expect the weather to be around 29 °C on average in February. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Cape Town is generally hotter than in Manchester.

Alternative routes for Manchester to Cape Town

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Manchester to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
£1 = R21.42
Average temperature for July in Cape Town
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Cape Town
94.0 mm

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