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The best prices from Sheffield to Cape Town are usually found in March or May, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Tuesday

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

MAN - CPT
Price
£534 - £784
CPT
Temperature
19 - 29 °C
CPT
Rainfall
9 - 94 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Average price

£599

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

£534

From Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Cape Town?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Sheffield to Cape Town at least 37 days early can save you up to 4% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 37 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Sheffield to Cape Town for as little as £608 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £624 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

May can be a great time to fly to Cape Town from Sheffield with a flight ticket averaging about £602. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as £398. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sheffield to Cape Town (MAN - CPT)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 17% on flights from Sheffield to Cape Town by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Sheffield to Cape Town in January, February 2021

The best prices found for MAN to CPT flights in January, February
28 Feb - 26 Mar
£459pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
28 Feb - 14 Mar
£461pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
28 Feb - 14 Mar
£463pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

Sheffield to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Sheffield found for this year
30 Nov - 15 Dec
£439pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
7 Mar - 22 Mar
£447pp
MAN
Manchester
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
28 Feb - 26 Mar
£459pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

Last-minute flights from Sheffield to Cape Town

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town from Sheffield, departing today and this week
27 Jan - 6 Feb
£519pp
MAN
Manchester
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
27 Jan - 7 Feb
£528pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
27 Jan - 6 Feb
£529pp
MAN
Manchester
KLM
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Sheffield 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Manchester to Cape Town Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Manchester to Cape Town Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

Can I find flights from Sheffield to Cape Town for under £439 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sheffield to Cape Town for under £439. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just £389, but on average you can expect to pay £468.

Are there direct flights from Sheffield to Cape Town for under £366 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Cape Town for under £586?

There are currently 9+ open flights from Sheffield to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than £586.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Manchester to Cape Town Intl was viewed by 4,417 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 less than in Cape Town. You can expect this to be the case over the next 19 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.

How long does is the flight from Sheffield to Cape Town?

For as low as £517, KLM can have you in Cape Town from Sheffield in 14h 35m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Sheffield to Cape Town return?

Our cheapest airline available from Sheffield to Cape Town is Ethiopian Air. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £389 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa, starting at £466 and £487 round-trip. You may be able to fly from Sheffield to Cape Town for 36% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

Alternative routes for Sheffield to Cape Town

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Sheffield to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
£1 = R20.38
Average temperature for January in Cape Town
28.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Cape Town
9.0 mm

Airports servicing Manchester

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 10 airlines flying from Sheffield to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sheffield to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
£468 £649 No cancel fee 72%
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Turkish Airlines
£575 £766 No cancel fee 77%
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Austrian Airlines
£562 £807 No cancel fee 78%
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Qatar Airways
£636 £834 No cancel fee 68%
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Virgin Atlantic
£656 £850 No cancel fee 72%
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Emirates
£671 £860 No cancel fee 75%
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Air France
£618 £904 No cancel fee 77%
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SWISS
£586 £928 No cancel fee 79%
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Etihad Airways
£727 £969 No cancel fee 75%
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Lufthansa
£605 £983 No cancel fee 76%
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