Cheap flights from Stansted to Cape Town

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How to find the cheapest flight from Stansted to Cape Town

All the information you need to plan the best STN to CPT flight in 2021: compare Stansted to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.

STN - CPT

Price

£542 - £1,186

CPT

Temperature

12 - 21 °C

CPT

Precipitation

20 - 100 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£406

From London Stansted to Cape Town Intl

One-way from

£349

One-way flight from London Stansted to Cape Town Intl

How far in advance should I book a flight from London Stansted Airport 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 37 days in advance, which can save you up to 4% on flights from London Stansted Airport to Cape Town compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 37 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 £622. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £639.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Cape Town from London Stansted Airport average £616. You can even find prices in May for less than £616, as users have found deals to Cape Town from as low as £407. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cape Town from London Stansted Airport. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 38%.

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

When flying from London Stansted Airport to Cape Town, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Stansted to Cape Town in November, December 2021

The best prices found for STN to CPT flights in November, December
28 Nov - 5 Dec
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

26h 05m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

24h 40m
£352

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27/11/21

29 Nov - 6 Dec
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

26h 05m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

24h 35m
£412

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 27/11/21

1 Dec - 9 Dec
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

35h 55m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

STN

London Stansted

3 stops

31h 30m
£421

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/11/21

Stansted to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Stansted found for this year
28 Nov - 5 Dec
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

26h 05m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

24h 40m
£352

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 27/11/21

29 Nov - 6 Dec
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

26h 05m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

24h 35m
£412

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 27/11/21

1 Dec - 9 Dec
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

35h 55m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

STN

London Stansted

3 stops

31h 30m
£421

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/11/21

Last-minute flights from Stansted to Cape Town

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town from Stansted, departing today and this week
4 Dec - 13 Dec
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

21h 10m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

23h 25m
£510

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 28/11/21

4 Dec - 24 Dec
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

34h 25m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

33h 55m
£525

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/11/21

4 Dec - 25 Dec
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

34h 25m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

STN

London Stansted

3 stops

31h 35m
£533

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/11/21

One-way flights to Cape Town Intl from Stansted

The cheapest one-way flights from Stansted to Cape Town
9 Dec
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

42h 05m
£331

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 29/11/21

8 Dec
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

37h 15m
£347

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 29/11/21

9 Dec
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

25h 25m
£349

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 29/11/21

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to Cape Town from London Stansted?

Most people fly into Cape Town Intl (CPT) if they book a flight to Cape Town from London Stansted. On average, Cape Town Intl has 0 inbound flights from London Stansted per day from 2 airlines. Cape Town Intl is conveniently located just 9.7 mi from Cape Town’s city centre.

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 London Stansted Airport to Cape Town for under £600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London Stansted Airport to Cape Town for under £600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £558, but on average you can expect to pay £893.

Are there last-minute flights available from London Stansted Airport to Cape Town for under £600?

There are currently 10+ open flights from London Stansted Airport to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than £600.

What are the cheapest flights from London Stansted Airport to Cape Town?

On average you can expect to pay £592 for a flight from London Stansted Airport to Cape Town. The cheapest flight overall is £522 while the most popular route, (London Stansted - Cape Town Intl) is currently priced at £450.

Can I fly to Cape Town Intl from London Stansted right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London Stansted to Cape Town Intl

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London Stansted 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.


Can I fly back to London Stansted from Cape Town Intl?

Returning to London Stansted 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 London Stansted.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering London Stansted.

Alternative routes for Stansted to Cape Town

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top airline flying from Stansted to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Stansted to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest£443
Average£635
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety