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Flights from Cape Town to London, United Kingdom Last modified: 28 Sep 2016 1:06 AM

Cape Town to London Last modified: 28 Sep 2016 1:06 AM

We've scanned 26 771 905 517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cape Town to London. Turkish & Ethiopian frequently offer the best deals on Cape Town to London flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Turkish
CPTLON
Tue 11/01
1 stop
LONCPT
Tue 11/08
1 stop
R7 149
Select
Ethiopian
CPTLON
Mon 10/10
2 stops
LONCPT
Sun 10/23
2 stops
R7 506
Select
Emirates
CPTLON
Sun 10/16
1 stop
LONCPT
Sun 10/30
1 stop
R8 771
Select
Emirates
CPTLON
Tue 11/01
1 stop
LONCPT
Tue 11/08
1 stop
R8 771
Select
Emirates
CPTLON
Wed 11/02
1 stop
LONCPT
Mon 11/14
1 stop
R8 771
Select
Emirates
CPTLON
Thu 11/03
1 stop
LONCPT
Sun 11/20
1 stop
R8 771
Select
Emirates
CPTLON
Sun 11/06
1 stop
LONCPT
Thu 11/17
1 stop
R8 771
Select
Qatar
CPTLON
Sun 10/30
1 stop
LONCPT
Mon 11/14
1 stop
R9 431
Select
Thomas Cook
CPTLON
Fri 12/16
nonstop
LONCPT
Sun 01/01
nonstop
R9 665
Select
Air France
CPTLON
Thu 11/10
1 stop
LONCPT
Wed 11/30
1 stop
R9 706
Select
British Airways
CPTLON
Wed 11/09
2 stops
LONCPT
Tue 11/29
2 stops
R10 627
Select
Lufthansa
CPTLON
Wed 12/14
2 stops
LONCPT
Fri 12/30
2 stops
R10 875
Select
KLM
CPTLON
Thu 11/10
1 stop
LONCPT
Wed 11/30
1 stop
R11 328
Select
Air Mauritius
CPTLON
Tue 12/20
1 stop
LONCPT
Tue 01/03
1 stop
R24 567
Select
Tap Portugal
CPTLON
Sun 10/30
1 stop
LONCPT
Mon 11/14
1 stop
R26 794
Select
TAAG Angola
CPTLON
Wed 11/09
1 stop
LONCPT
Tue 11/29
1 stop
R29 172
Select
TAAG Angola
CPTLON
Wed 01/11
1 stop
LONCPT
Tue 01/31
1 stop
R29 172
Select

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to London?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cape Town to London, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R7 685.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cape Town to London?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Cape Town to London based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Cape Town to London?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Cape Town to London.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R31 825 R10 407
7-14 days R15 576 R7 506
14-21 days R12 029 R7 534
21-30 days R13 459 R7 534
30-60 days R11 507 R7 149
60-90 days R9 665 R7 534
90+ days R10 710 R7 616

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to London

We've examined 26 779 839 826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cape Town to London is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R7 355 R7 149 R7 768 R7 534 R7 534 R8 840 R7 534

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to London by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Cape Town to London flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Cape Town London Ethiopian 2016/10/10 2016/10/23 2 R7 506
November Cape Town London Turkish 2016/11/01 2016/11/08 1 R7 149
December Cape Town London Ethiopian 2016/12/09 2016/12/29 1 R8 084
January Cape Town London Ethiopian 2017/01/20 2017/01/27 2 R8 730
February Cape Town London Ethiopian 2017/02/10 2017/02/19 1 R7 616
March Cape Town London Ethiopian 2017/03/12 2017/03/18 2 R7 616
April Cape Town London Ethiopian 2017/04/03 2017/04/11 2 R7 644
May Cape Town London Ethiopian 2017/05/02 2017/05/09 1 R8 359

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to London

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cape Town to London. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
R9 321
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
R9 321 R9 624
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
R9 624

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to London

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 London is R14 628.

The average price for direct flights from Cape Town to London is R12 359.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Cape Town to London - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 19:20 19:20

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cape Town to London

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 London. 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 London is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to London is R14 435.

Cape Town to London Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Cape Town to London?
Answer: The average Cape Town to London flight time is 11 hours and 55 minutes.
Question: How far is London from Cape Town?
Answer: The distance from Cape Town to London is 9 673 kilometers (6 011 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Cape Town to London?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Cape Town to London.
Question: What are the most popular Cape Town airlines for direct flights from Cape Town to London?
Answer: British Airways provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Cape Town and London.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cape Town to London?
Answer: Johannesburg, ZA

Airlines in Cape Town flying to London Last modified: 28 Sep 2016 1:06 AMNumber of routes searched: 48Number of itineraries searched: 2 665 900

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cape Town to London? We've gathered the average price of Cape Town airlines with flights to London. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Cape Town to London
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Qatar DOH
South African JNB
Turkish IST
Ethiopian ADD
Lufthansa MUC
Emirates DXB
Air France CDG
Kenya NBO
British Airways -
Lufthansa FRA
Singapore SIN
KLM AMS
Swiss ZRH
Air Mauritius MRU
TAAG Angola LAD

Cape Town to London Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cape Town and London. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap International Flights from Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cape Town to Paris Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Air Mauritius, Qatar, Turkish R7 328
Flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Turkish R6 874
Flights from Cape Town to Birmingham Air France, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Turkish R8 661
Flights from Cape Town to Manchester Air France, British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R9 472
Flights from Cape Town to Southampton Air France, KLM, Lufthansa R19 384
Flights from Cape Town to Frankfurt Air France, British Airways, Condor, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Air Namibia, Turkish R6 929
Flights from Cape Town to Brussels Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Turkish R7 534
Flights from Cape Town to Bristol KLM, Lufthansa R15 219
Flights from Cape Town to Dublin Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Turkish R6 187
Flights from Cape Town to Norwich KLM Check Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Dusseldorf Air France, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Turkish R8 744
Flights from Cape Town to Cardiff KLM R18 353
Flights from Cape Town to Munich Air France, British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Turkish R8 524
Flights from Cape Town to Zurich Air France, British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Turkish R7 630
Flights from Cape Town to NottinghamCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Leeds Bradford British Airways, KLM, Qatar Check Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Edinburgh Air France, British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Turkish R9 486
Flights from Cape Town to Newcastle Air France, British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Qatar, Brussels R12 263
Flights from Cape Town to Glasgow Air France, British Airways, KLM, Qatar R11 796
Flights from Cape Town to Barcelona Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R8 139
Flights from Cape Town to Rotterdam British Airways, Lufthansa, Turkish R15 934
Flights from Cape Town to Hamburg Air France, British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Turkish R8 620
Flights from Cape Town to Humberside KLM Check Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Geneva Air France, British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R8 428
Flights from Cape Town to Milan Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R6 723
Flights from Cape Town to Istanbul Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Turkish R6 434
Flights from Cape Town to Berlin Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R8 111
Flights from Cape Town to Jersey British Airways Check Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Copenhagen Air France, British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R7 314
Flights from Cape Town to Madrid Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, SAS, Brussels, Turkish R7 410
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