Cheap flights from United Kingdom to Cape Town

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United Kingdom to Cape Town (CPT)

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

Users have found that booking a flight from United Kingdom to Cape Town at least 45 days early can save you up to 17% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 45 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from United Kingdom to Cape Town for as little as £532 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 £598 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from United Kingdom to Cape Town?

Flights from United Kingdom to Cape Town lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from United Kingdom to Cape Town in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at £463.

Cheap flights from United Kingdom to Cape Town in July, August 2020

The best prices found for United Kingdom to CPT flights in July, August
3 Jul - 28 Aug
£596pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
3 Jul - 2 Oct
£633pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
9 Jul - 23 Jul
£645pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

United Kingdom to Cape Town 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from United Kingdom found for this year
1 Dec - 13 Dec
£417pp
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
5 Dec - 13 Dec
£425pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
5 Dec - 13 Dec
£426pp
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Direct flights to Cape Town from United Kingdom

Save time with United Kingdom to Cape Town direct flight deals
24 Nov - 8 Dec
£674pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
12 Nov - 9 Dec
£678pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
1 Dec - 19 Jan
£681pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from United Kingdom to Cape Town

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town from United Kingdom, departing today and this week
23 Jun - 30 Jun
£4469pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
South African
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Cape Town from United Kingdom

The cheapest one-way flights from United Kingdom to Cape Town
10:20 - 06:55
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
43h 35m
STN - CPT
Multiple Airlines
£357
Kiwi.com
10:20 - 06:55
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
43h 35m
STN - CPT
Multiple Airlines
£373
Kiwi.com
10:20 - 06:55
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
43h 35m
STN - CPT
Multiple Airlines
£378
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From United Kingdom to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom to Cape Town for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from United Kingdom to Cape Town for under £500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just £417, but on average you can expect to pay £540.

Are there direct flights from United Kingdom to Cape Town for under £700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from United Kingdom to Cape Town under £700. A good price for a direct flight from United Kingdom to Cape Town is less than £693.

Are there last-minute flights available from United Kingdom to Cape Town for under £4500?

There are currently 1+ open flights from United Kingdom to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than £4500.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from United Kingdom to Cape Town Intl was viewed by 732 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from United Kingdom to Cape Town?

When booking a flight from United Kingdom to Cape Town, you may want to consider flying on Ethiopian Air, Iberia or Austrian Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most popular routes from United Kingdom to Cape Town?

While some choose either London Gatwick - Cape Town Intl or London City - Cape Town Intl, London Heathrow - Cape Town Intl is the most popular route from United Kingdom to Cape Town.

What are the cheapest flights from United Kingdom to Cape Town?

Looking for the cheapest flight from United Kingdom to Cape Town? While on average our users pay £660, our data indicates the cheapest price to be £422. The most popular route (London Heathrow - Cape Town Intl), is priced around £137.

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from United Kingdom to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
£1 = R21.22
Average temperature for July in Cape Town
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Cape Town
94.0 mm

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