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How to find the cheapest flight from
Southampton (SOU) to Cape Town (CPT)

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

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Southampton 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 Southampton to Cape Town?

To save on the cost of your flight from Southampton to Cape Town, book at least 37 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 4% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £638 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £655.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Cape Town from Southampton. Prices for May average £632 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £418. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 38% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from Southampton to Cape Town (SOU - CPT)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Southampton to Cape Town is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 28% on airfare.

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From Southampton to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from Southampton 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 Southampton 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 Southampton to Cape Town for under £692 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Southampton to Cape Town for under £692. The cheapest flight booked recently is on KLM for just £692, but on average you can expect to pay £692.

Are there direct flights from Southampton to Cape Town for under £692 on Cheapflights?

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

Does it rain more in Southampton or Cape Town?

In Southampton, there will be greater rainfall in Southampton compared to Cape Town over the next 12 days.

Is Southampton 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 Southampton.

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

For as low as £694, KLM can have you in Cape Town from Southampton in 27h 10m.

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

Currently priced at £693, KLM will fly you from Southampton to Cape Town and back. In addition to KLM, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip.

Alternative routes for Southampton to Cape Town

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Southampton to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
£1 = R21.21
Average temperature for October in Cape Town
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Cape Town
37.0 mm

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