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Cheap Flights from Cape Town to East London, ZA, South Africa - CPT to ELS Last modified: 27 Aug 2016 1:24 AM

Popular flights from Cape Town to East London Last modified: 27 Aug 2016 1:24 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

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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 R3 048.

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 R2 906 R4 145
7-14 days R2 906 R4 059
14-21 days R2 891 R4 031
21-30 days R2 920 R4 173
30-60 days R2 948 R3 831
60-90 days R2 920 R3 803
90+ days R2 920 R3 803

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Cape Town to East London

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Cape Town to East London.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
R2 906
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
R2 906
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
R2 891
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
R2 891

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 R3 803.

The average price for non-stop flights from Cape Town to East London is R2 920.

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.

Airlines Flying from Cape Town to East London (CPT to ELS) Number of flights searched: 7Last modified: 27 Aug 2016 1:24 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Cape Town to East London 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 East London.

Cape Town to East London
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
South African - X X X X X X X

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, South African R2 621
Cape Town to Durban Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R1 652
Cape Town to Johannesburg MASwings, Air Botswana, Ethiopian, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Namibia R1 467
Cape Town to Bloemfontein MASwings, Mango, South African R3 290
Cape Town to George Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R2 735
Cape Town to Kimberley MASwings, South African R3 546
Cape Town to Nelspruit South African R4 914
Cape Town to Upington South African R5 398

Cheap International Flights from Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Cape Town to London Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Cathay, TAAG Angola, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Swiss, Air Mauritius, Egyptair, Thomas Cook, Qatar, South African, SAS, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish, Tap Portugal R7 349
Cape Town to Maputo Ethiopian, Kenya, Qatar, South African R5 953
Cape Town to Gaborone Air Botswana, Kenya, South African R3 831
Cape Town to Windhoek British Airways, TAAG Angola, Ethiopian, Kenya, Qatar, South African, Air Namibia R3 418
Cape Town to Victoria Falls Qatar, South African, Air Namibia R6 281
Cape Town to Harare Air Botswana, Ethiopian, Kenya, Qatar, South African, Air Namibia R5 469
Cape Town to Livingstone Kenya, South African R2 792
Cape Town to Walvis Bay South African, Air Namibia R3 845
Cape Town to Maun Air Botswana, South African, Air Namibia R7 277
Cape Town to Bulawayo South African R6 095
Cape Town to Bangkok Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R7 292
Cape Town to Dubai Air France, British Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Swiss, Air Mauritius, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, SAS, Singapore, Turkish R6 679
Cape Town to Istanbul Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R6 338
Cape Town to Paris American, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Swiss, Air Mauritius, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish R6 893
Cape Town to Lusaka Air Botswana, Ethiopian, Kenya, South African, Air Namibia R7 149
Cape Town to New York American, Air France, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish, United R12 660
Cape Town to Antananarivo Air France, KLM, Kenya, Air Mauritius, South African, Turkish R11 407
Cape Town to Beira South African R9 641
Cape Town to Lilongwe Ethiopian, Kenya, South African R6 708
Cape Town to Amsterdam Air France, Finnair, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Swiss, Air Mauritius, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Singapore, Turkish R6 423
Cape Town to Mauritius Air France, British Airways, Condor, Kenya, Air Mauritius, South African, Turkish R7 420
Cape Town to Blantyre Ethiopian, Kenya, South African R7 975
Cheap Flights from Cape Town to East London, ZA, South Africa, from R2 891 Round trip from CPT to ELS