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Cheap flights from Cape Town to East London from £40

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to East London departing on 13/3. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
CPT — ELS
5 Mar — 12 Mar1
1 adult
Tue 5/3
Tue 12/3

The best prices from Cape Town Intl to East London are usually found in May or August, booked 9 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Cape Town to East London?

Users have found that leaving on a Saturday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 48% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Cape Town to East London at least 10 days early can save you up to 3% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 10 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Cape Town to East London for as little as £99 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 £106 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Cape Town to East London lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Cape Town to East London in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at £62.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to East London (CPT - ELS)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 77% on flights from Cape Town to East London by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap FlySafair flights from Cape Town to East London

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by FlySafair for the route between Cape Town and East London. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 936,534 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
Sun 30/613:20CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Sat 13/708:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£95
Wed 13/313:10CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Wed 20/312:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£100
Fri 5/406:05CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 12/415:10ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£116
Sat 23/306:40CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 29/308:15ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£120
Fri 29/313:10CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 5/415:10ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£132
Wed 20/306:40CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Sun 24/308:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£149
Thu 28/306:05CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Sun 31/308:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£153
Thu 21/306:05CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 22/308:15ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£168
Tue 26/310:00CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Mon 1/415:10ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£178

Cheap Cape Town to East London flights in March & April 2024

Find cheap flight options from Cape Town to East London specifically for the months of March and April 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 936,534 searches. Prices were last updated on 1 March 2024.
Wed 13/313:10CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Wed 20/312:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£100
Fri 1/313:10CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Sat 2/308:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£108
Sat 2/306:40CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Tue 5/308:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£110
Sat 23/306:40CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 29/308:15ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£120
Fri 29/313:10CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 5/415:10ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£132
Wed 20/306:40CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Sun 24/308:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£149
Thu 21/306:05CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 22/308:15ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£168
Tue 26/310:00CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Mon 1/415:10ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£178
Fri 1/306:05CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 1/315:25ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£188

Cape Town to East London 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Cape Town and East London in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 936,534 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
Sun 30/613:20CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Sat 13/708:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£95
Wed 13/313:10CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Wed 20/312:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£100
Fri 1/313:10CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Sat 2/308:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£108
Sat 2/306:40CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Tue 5/308:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£110
Fri 5/406:05CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 12/415:10ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£116
Sat 23/306:40CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 29/308:15ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£120
Fri 29/313:10CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 5/415:10ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£132
Wed 20/306:40CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Sun 24/308:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£149
Thu 21/306:05CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 22/308:15ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£168

Direct flights to East London from Cape Town

Discover direct flight options from Cape Town to East London. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 936,534 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
Sun 30/613:20CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Sat 13/708:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£95
Wed 13/313:10CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Wed 20/312:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£100
Fri 5/406:05CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 12/415:10ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£116
Sat 23/306:40CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 29/308:15ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£120
Fri 29/313:10CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 5/415:10ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£132
Wed 20/306:40CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Sun 24/308:50ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£149
Thu 21/306:05CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Fri 22/308:15ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£168
Tue 26/310:00CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Mon 1/415:10ELS - CPT
Nonstop1h 40mFlySafair
Deal found 29/2£178

One-way flights to East London from Cape Town

Search for one-way flight options from Cape Town to East London. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 936,534 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
Wed 13/313:10CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£40
Sun 30/613:20CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£47
Sat 16/306:40CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£56
Thu 28/306:05CPT - ELS
Nonstop1h 35mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£85
Sat 16/318:40CPT - ELS
2 stops23h 30mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£153
Wed 13/306:00CPT - ELS
2 stops10h 45mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£164
Sun 30/618:20CPT - ELS
2 stops22h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 28/2£164

Find flights from Cape Town to East London within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Cape Town to East London that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 936,534 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.

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£95 - £467

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Price

Cape Town IntlEast London

CPT - ELS

CPTELS

Cape Town Intl

Sun 30/6

Nonstop1h 35m

East London

Sat 13/7

Nonstop1h 40m

£95

Cape Town IntlEast London

CPT - ELS

CPTELS

Cape Town Intl

Wed 13/3

Nonstop1h 35m

East London

Wed 20/3

Nonstop1h 40m

£100

Cape Town IntlEast London

CPT - ELS

CPTELS

Cape Town Intl

Fri 5/4

Nonstop1h 35m

East London

Fri 12/4

Nonstop1h 40m

£116

Cape Town IntlEast London

CPT - ELS

CPTELS

Cape Town Intl

Sat 23/3

Nonstop1h 35m

East London

Fri 29/3

Nonstop1h 40m

£120

Cape Town IntlEast London

CPT - ELS

CPTELS

Cape Town Intl

Fri 29/3

Nonstop1h 35m

East London

Fri 5/4

Nonstop1h 40m

£132

Cape Town IntlEast London

CPT - ELS

CPTELS

Cape Town Intl

Wed 20/3

Nonstop1h 35m

East London

Sun 24/3

Nonstop1h 40m

£149

Cape Town IntlEast London

CPT - ELS

CPTELS

Cape Town Intl

Thu 28/3

Nonstop1h 35m

East London

Sun 31/3

Nonstop1h 40m

£153

Cape Town IntlEast London

CPT - ELS

CPTELS

Cape Town Intl

Sat 15/6

1 stop5h 10m

East London

Sat 6/7

1 stop7h 15m

£251

Cape Town IntlEast London

CPT - ELS

CPTELS

Cape Town Intl

Sat 15/6

2 stops16h 25m

East London

Sat 6/7

2 stops25h 30m

£467

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When is the best time to book a flight from Cape Town to East London?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Cape Town to East London. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Cape Town to East London, you should look to book at least 9 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to East London?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Cape Town to East London. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Cape Town to East London flight should consider departing on Friday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Reviews of airlines servicing East London

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to East London. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to East London. Reviews last updated 1 March 2024.
8.4
Very Good
85 reviews

Entertainment

6.5

Overall

8.4

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.6

Reviews

1 / 1

Loved the customer service and the fact that everything was on time, the served refreshments are a cherry on top

8.4
Very Good
85 reviews
8.4
Very Good
85 reviews

Entertainment

6.5

Overall

8.4

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.6

Reviews

1 / 1

Loved the customer service and the fact that everything was on time, the served refreshments are a cherry on top

8.1
Very Good
103 reviews
8.4
Very Good
85 reviews

Entertainment

6.5

Overall

8.4

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.6

Reviews

1 / 1

Loved the customer service and the fact that everything was on time, the served refreshments are a cherry on top

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Cape Town to East London. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

What airports do I use to fly from Cape Town to East London?

If you book a flight from Cape Town to East London, you will be flying from Cape Town Intl to East London. Flights to East London (ELS) from Cape Town Intl (CPT) take 1h 25m for a nonstop flight. There is 1 flight from Cape Town Intl to East London per day from 1 airline.

Can I find flights from Cape Town to East London for under £100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to East London for under £100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on FlySafair for just £95, but on average you can expect to pay £202.

Are there nonstop flights from Cape Town to East London for under £100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 8 direct flights from Cape Town to East London under £100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Cape Town to East London is less than £132.

How popular is this Cape Town to East London flight route?

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Cape Town to East London round-trip?

Flying on FlySafair is currently your cheapest option to East London, with prices starting at £95. Another option worth looking into is Airlink, starting at £251 return. FlySafair is 14% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest flights from Cape Town to East London?

The cheapest flight price from Cape Town to East London is £35. On average you can expect to pay £60. The most popular route, (Cape Town Intl - East London), can usually be booked for £49.

What does CPT to ELS mean?

Great question - CPT to ELS just means Cape Town Intl Airport to East London Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

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Top airline flying from Cape Town to East London

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
FlySafairCheapest£33Average£95FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Hourly flight availability from Cape Town to East London

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Weekly flight availability from Cape Town to East London

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