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The best prices from Cape Town International to Heathrow are usually found in November or May, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

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Cape Town International (CPT) to Heathrow (LHR)

CPT - LHR
Price
£462 - £562
LHR
Temperature
8 - 24 °C
LHR
Rainfall
39 - 66 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 7% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£462

From Cape Town International to Heathrow

One-way from

£233

One-way flight from Cape Town International to Heathrow

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 Cape Town International to Heathrow?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Cape Town International to Heathrow. 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 Heathrow.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Cape Town International to Heathrow?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 58 days in advance to save up to 37% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 58 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Cape Town International to Heathrow 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £80, or £96 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cape Town International to Heathrow?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Heathrow. Flights to Heathrow from Cape Town International in March are about £72 on average during March, but can be found for as low as £45.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town International to Heathrow (CPT - LHR)?

It’s optimal to fly from Cape Town International to Heathrow at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 13% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Cape Town International to Heathrow in February, March 2021

15 Mar - 21 Mar
£371pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
15 Mar - 21 Mar
£375pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
15 Mar - 21 Mar
£376pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Cape Town International to Heathrow 2021 flight deals

15 Mar - 21 Mar
£371pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
14 Jun - 23 Jun
£374pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
25 Apr - 9 May
£375pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Direct flights to Heathrow from Cape Town International

3 May - 7 Jun
£507pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
14 Jun - 23 Jun
£510pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
4 May - 4 Jun
£513pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Last-minute flights from Cape Town International to Heathrow

3 Mar - 31 Mar
£397pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
4 Mar - 12 Mar
£409pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
3 Mar - 31 Mar
£431pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl

One-way flights to Heathrow from Cape Town International

19:10 - 12:15
KLM
1 stop
18h 05m
CPT - LHR
KLM
£233
KLM
20:20 - 17:45
Air France
2 stops
23h 25m
CPT - LHR
Air France
£245
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14:20 - 03:05
Emirates
1 stop
37h 45m
CPT - LHR
Emirates
£247
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Flight FAQs

From Cape Town International to Heathrow

Are flight prices decreasing from Cape Town to Heathrow 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 Cape Town and Heathrow 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 Cape Town Intl to London Heathrow have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Cape Town Intl to London Heathrow that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are British Airways, Ethiopian Air, and KLM. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Cape Town International to Heathrow for under £424 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town International to Heathrow for under £424. The cheapest flight booked recently is on KLM for just £371, but on average you can expect to pay £381.

Are there direct flights from Cape Town International to Heathrow for under £566 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 7 direct flights from Cape Town International to Heathrow under £566. A good price for a direct flight from Cape Town International to Heathrow is less than £626.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cape Town International to Heathrow for under £424?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Cape Town International to Heathrow within the next 7 days for less than £424.

Does it rain more in Cape Town or Heathrow?

In Cape Town, there will be less rainfall in Cape Town compared to Heathrow over the next 6 days.

Is Cape Town weather warmer or cooler than Heathrow?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 29 °Cs in February, on average. The temperature in Heathrow is generally colder than in Cape Town. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Cape Town International to Heathrow?

Departing from Cape Town International to Heathrow will take you 15h 40m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Cape Town International to Heathrow return?

Our cheapest airline available from Cape Town International to Heathrow is KLM. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £372 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Air France and Turkish Airlines, starting at £401 and £405 round-trip. These flights start at 28% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Cape Town International to Heathrow one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with KLM, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at £229. Air France flights start at £245 while deals on Emirates start at £247 one-way.

Destination information for Heathrow

Today's exchange rate
£1 = £1.00
Average temperature for February in Heathrow
9.0 °C
Avg rainfall for February in Heathrow
50.0 mm

Airports servicing Cape Town

Airports servicing London

Top 10 airlines flying from Cape Town International to Heathrow

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
£551 £671 No cancel fee 72%
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Kenya Airways
£614 £713 No cancel fee 82%
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Turkish Airlines
£592 £714 No cancel fee 77%
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Air France
£592 £727 No cancel fee 77%
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KLM
£524 £731 No cancel fee 75%
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Qatar Airways
£583 £739 No cancel fee 68%
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Emirates
£572 £797 No cancel fee 75%
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British Airways
£531 £809 No cancel fee 70%
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Lufthansa
£581 £874 No cancel fee 76%
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South African
£619 £894 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by South African. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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