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Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam, NL, Netherlands - CPT to AMS Last modified: May 28, 2016 6:59 AM

Popular flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam Last modified: May 28, 2016 6:59 AM

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Air France
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 ZAR 15,166
British Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 3, 2016 Aug 17, 2016 ZAR 13,484
Aug 11, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 ZAR 13,484
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 ZAR 13,484
Iberia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 5, 2016 Aug 20, 2016 ZAR 14,122
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 25, 2016 Aug 5, 2016 ZAR 14,154
Jul 25, 2016 Aug 5, 2016 ZAR 14,154
Lufthansa German Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 2, 2016 Jun 9, 2016 ZAR 13,235
South African Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 27, 2016 Jul 4, 2016 ZAR 11,429
Tap Portugal
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 29, 2016 Jul 19, 2016 ZAR 20,942
Virgin Atlantic Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 4, 2016 Aug 18, 2016 ZAR 19,805

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Cape Town to Amsterdam (CPT to AMS)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cape Town to Amsterdam, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be ZAR 12,363.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Cape Town to Amsterdam (CPT to AMS)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Cape Town to Amsterdam based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Cape Town to Amsterdam should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days ZAR 0 ZAR 16,909
7-14 days ZAR 15,866 ZAR 16,473
14-21 days ZAR 15,866 ZAR 16,193
21-30 days ZAR 15,866 ZAR 15,228
30-60 days ZAR 14,154 ZAR 14,994
60-90 days ZAR 15,306 ZAR 13,484
90+ days ZAR 15,757 ZAR 12,129

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to Amsterdam

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Cape Town to Amsterdam.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
ZAR 11,429 ZAR 13,453 ZAR 11,693 ZAR 11,958 ZAR 12,254 ZAR 12,456 ZAR 13,235

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Cape Town to Amsterdam

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Cape Town to Amsterdam.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Cape Town Amsterdam South African 6/27/16 7/4/16 2 ZAR 11,429
July Cape Town Amsterdam South African 7/6/16 7/19/16 2 ZAR 11,693
August Cape Town Amsterdam South African 8/3/16 8/17/16 2 ZAR 11,974
September Cape Town Amsterdam South African 9/21/16 9/26/16 2 ZAR 11,522
October Cape Town Amsterdam South African 10/14/16 10/24/16 2 ZAR 12,892
November Cape Town Amsterdam South African 11/21/16 11/27/16 2 ZAR 10,183
December Cape Town Amsterdam South African 12/12/16 12/27/16 2 ZAR 11,569
January Cape Town Amsterdam South African 1/15/17 1/29/17 2 ZAR 10,183

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam (CPT to AMS)

Your Cape Town to Amsterdam flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam is ZAR 15,119.

The average price for non-stop flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam is ZAR 15,306.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam.

Nonstop Flight Details from Cape Town to Amsterdam
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
KLM 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 22:55 22:55

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam (CPT to AMS)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Cape Town to Amsterdam. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam is ZAR 18,420.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam is ZAR 15,119.

Cape Town to Amsterdam Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Cape Town to Amsterdam?
Answer: The average Cape Town to Amsterdam flight time is 11 hours and 35 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Cape Town and Amsterdam?
Answer: The distance from Cape Town to Amsterdam is 9678 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam?
Answer: There are 6 direct flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam?
Answer: KLM Royal Dutch Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Cape Town and Amsterdam.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cape Town to Amsterdam?
Answer: Doha, QA

Airlines Flying from Cape Town to Amsterdam (CPT to AMS) Number of flights searched: 131Last modified: May 28, 2016 6:59 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Cape Town to Amsterdam with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam.

Cape Town to Amsterdam
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
British Airways JNB / LHR X X X X X X X
Emirates DXB X X X X X X X
KLM - X X X X X X
Qatar DOH X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Cape Town and Amsterdam, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap International Flights from Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Cape Town to London Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 11,943
Cape Town to Paris Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, South African, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 9,965
Cape Town to Brussels Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 13,173
Cape Town to Frankfurt Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 10,666
Cape Town to Dusseldorf Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 13,936
Cape Town to Hamburg Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 13,157
Cape Town to Cologne - Bonn Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Condor, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African Check Dates
Cape Town to Munich Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 9,950
Cape Town to Manchester Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 11,631
Cape Town to Zurich Swiss, South African ZAR 9,825
Cape Town to Berlin Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 11,289
Cape Town to Birmingham Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, Brussels ZAR 14,138
Cape Town to Copenhagen Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 10,152
Cape Town to Dublin Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, South African, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 10,557
Cape Town to Bremen Air France, British Airways, Condor, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic Check Dates
Cape Town to Munster - Osnabruck British Airways, Condor, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African Check Dates
Cape Town to Hanover Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Condor, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 17,050
Cape Town to Milan Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, BMI Regional, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 10,495
Cape Town to Luxembourg Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 13,344
Cape Town to Geneva Swiss, South African ZAR 11,413
Cape Town to Istanbul Atlasjet, South African, Turkish ZAR 7,801
Cape Town to Edinburgh Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 11,911
Cape Town to Stuttgart Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 14,185
Cape Town to Barcelona Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 11,055
Cape Town to Rome Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 10,370
Cape Town to Newcastle Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 16,473
Cape Town to Vienna Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 11,662
Cape Town to Prague Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, South African, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 10,946
Cape Town to Glasgow Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, South African, Virgin Atlantic Check Dates
Cape Town to Venice Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 10,790
Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam, NL, Netherlands, from ZAR 734 Round trip from CPT to AMS