Cheap flights from Stansted to Cape Town

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The best prices from Stansted to Cape Town are usually found in October or February, booked 39 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Stansted (STN) to Cape Town (CPT)

STN - CPT
Price
£506 - £985
CPT
Temperature
19 - 29 °C
CPT
Rainfall
9 - 94 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£506

From Stansted to Cape Town

One-way from

£350

One-way flight from Stansted 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 Stansted to Cape Town?

Flights from Stansted to Cape Town are generally found to be more expensive on Friday. 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 Stansted to Cape Town?

To save on the cost of your flight from Stansted to Cape Town, book at least 45 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 17% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £636 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £715.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Cape Town from Stansted average £627. You can even find prices in May for less than £627, as users have found deals to Cape Town from as low as £443. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cape Town from Stansted. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 39%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Stansted to Cape Town (STN - CPT)?

It’s optimal to fly from Stansted to Cape Town in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 25% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Stansted to Cape Town in October, November 2020

The best prices found for STN to CPT flights in October, November
13 Nov - 21 Nov
£465pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
8 Nov - 21 Nov
£469pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
27 Nov - 5 Dec
£472pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted

Stansted to Cape Town 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Stansted found for this year
13 Nov - 21 Nov
£465pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
8 Nov - 21 Nov
£469pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
27 Nov - 5 Dec
£472pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted

Last-minute flights from Stansted to Cape Town

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town from Stansted, departing today and this week
28 Oct - 9 Nov
£494pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
27 Oct - 7 Nov
£504pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
27 Oct - 31 Oct
£520pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
STN
London Stansted

One-way flights to Cape Town from Stansted

The cheapest one-way flights from Stansted to Cape Town
05:15 - 06:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
23h 05m
STN - CPT
Multiple Airlines
£351
Kiwi.com
16:15 - 06:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
37h 05m
STN - CPT
Multiple Airlines
£362
Kiwi.com
12:50 - 00:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
33h 30m
STN - CPT
Multiple Airlines
£365
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Stansted to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from Stansted 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 Stansted 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.

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

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

Can I find flights from Stansted to Cape Town for under £536 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Stansted to Cape Town for under £536. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £465, but on average you can expect to pay £488.

Are there direct flights from Stansted to Cape Town for under £459 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Stansted 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 Stansted to Cape Town for under £536?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Stansted to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than £536.

Does it rain more in Stansted or Cape Town?

In Stansted, there will be same rainfall in Stansted compared to Cape Town over the next 10 days.

Is Stansted weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 29 °C range in February. The weather in Cape Town is generally hotter than Stansted's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

Alternative routes for Stansted to Cape Town

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Stansted to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
£1 = R21.39
Average temperature for October in Cape Town
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Cape Town
37.0 mm

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