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Cheap Flights from Cape Town to East London, ZA, South Africa - CPT to ELS Last modified: 24 Jul 2016 1:01 AM

Popular flights from Cape Town to East London Last modified: 24 Jul 2016 1:01 AM

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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Cape Town to East London (CPT to ELS)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cape Town to East London, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R 2,931.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Cape Town to East London (CPT to ELS)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Cape Town to East London 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 East London

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days R 0 R 0
7-14 days R 2,931 R 4,160
14-21 days R 2,931 R 4,160
21-30 days R 2,931 R 4,160
30-60 days R 2,916 R 3,059
60-90 days R 2,945 R 3,831
90+ days R 2,859 R 3,531

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Cape Town to East London (CPT to ELS)

Your Cape Town to East London 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 East London is R 3,059.

The average price for non-stop flights from Cape Town to East London is R 2,916.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Cape Town to East London
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Safair 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:55 15:55
South African 4 3 3 3 4 2 4 06:00 17:20

Cape Town to East London Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Cape Town to East London?
Answer: The average Cape Town to East London flight time is an hour and 31 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Cape Town and East London?
Answer: The distance from Cape Town to East London is 859 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Cape Town to East London?
Answer: There are 30 direct flights from Cape Town to East London.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Cape Town to East London?
Answer: South African Airways provides 76% of the non-stop flights between Cape Town and East London.

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Cape Town to Port Elizabeth Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,487
Cape Town to Durban Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,487
Cape Town to Johannesburg MASwings, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African R 1,516
Cape Town to Bloemfontein Cem Air, MASwings, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 2,130
Cape Town to George Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 2,673
Cape Town to Kimberley Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 3,531
Cape Town to Nelspruit Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 4,703
Cape Town to Upington Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 5,461

Cheap International Flights from Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Cape Town to London Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic R 10,463
Cape Town to Maputo Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, LAM Mocambique R 5,775
Cape Town to Gaborone Air Botswana, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 3,888
Cape Town to Windhoek Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Namibia R 3,345
Cape Town to Victoria Falls Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 6,161
Cape Town to Harare Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 4,989
Cape Town to Livingstone Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African R 5,818
Cape Town to Walvis Bay Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Namibia R 3,874
Cape Town to Maun Air Botswana, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 8,348
Cape Town to Bulawayo Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 8,262
Cape Town to Bangkok Bangkok, South African, Thai R 9,291
Cape Town to Dubai Emirates, flydubai, South African R 7,347
Cape Town to Istanbul Atlasjet, South African, Turkish R 7,548
Cape Town to Paris Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic R 10,921
Cape Town to Lusaka Inter Air, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African R 4,717
Cape Town to New York American, JetBlue, South African, United R 13,665
Cape Town to Antananarivo Air Madagascar, Comair Limited, South African R 11,121
Cape Town to Beira Safair, Mango, South African, LAM Mocambique Check Dates
Cape Town to Lilongwe Mango, Proflight Zambia, South African R 7,948
Cape Town to Amsterdam Aegean, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Austrian, TAROM, South African, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic R 9,820
Cape Town to Mauritius Air Mauritius, South African R 7,433
Cape Town to Blantyre Proflight Zambia, South African R 12,893
Cheap Flights from Cape Town to East London, ZA, South Africa, from R 2,916 Round trip from CPT to ELS