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Flights from Cape Town to London, United Kingdom Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 1:13 -05:00

Cape Town to London Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 1:13 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 22 736 586 123 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cape Town to London. Ethiopian & Emirates frequently offer the best deals on Cape Town to London flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Ethiopian
CPTLON
Mon 02/13
1 stop
LONCPT
Thu 02/23
1 stop
R7 318
Emirates
CPTLON
Mon 02/13
1 stop
LONCPT
Thu 02/23
1 stop
R8 381
Qatar
CPTLON
Mon 02/13
1 stop
LONCPT
Thu 02/23
1 stop
R8 464
British Airways
CPTLON
Tue 12/27
nonstop
LONCPT
Wed 01/11
nonstop
R8 975
Swiss
CPTLON
Mon 02/13
2 stops
LONCPT
Mon 02/27
2 stops
R9 458
Turkish
CPTLON
Mon 01/16
1 stop
LONCPT
Thu 01/26
1 stop
R9 527

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to London? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 581.

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? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 R14 167 R9 886
7-14 days R12 524 R8 547
14-21 days R9 099 R8 823
21-30 days R8 975 R8 713
30-60 days R11 543 R7 401
60-90 days R10 522 R7 318
90+ days R10 522 R7 401

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to London Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 22 742 432 069 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 Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R7 318 R7 401 R7 401 R7 401 R7 401 R8 740 R7 401

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to London by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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
December Cape Town London Emirates 2016/12/14 2017/01/01 1 R8 547
January Cape Town London Ethiopian 2017/01/20 2017/01/30 1 R7 401
February Cape Town London Ethiopian 2017/02/13 2017/02/23 1 R7 318
March Cape Town London Ethiopian 2017/03/13 2017/03/25 1 R7 401
April Cape Town London Ethiopian 2017/04/13 2017/04/22 1 R7 429
May Cape Town London Ethiopian 2017/05/08 2017/05/20 2 R7 429
June Cape Town London Ethiopian 2017/06/29 2017/07/12 1 R7 498
July Cape Town London Ethiopian 2017/07/06 2017/07/22 1 R7 539

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to London Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
R15 616
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
R15 616

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to London Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 R8 851.

The average price for direct flights from Cape Town to London is R14 470.

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 4 3 2 2 3 3 3 19:10 21:40
Thomas Cook 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 09:00 09:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cape Town to London Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 R8 450.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to London is R7 691.

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 52 minutes.
Question: How far is London from Cape Town?
Answer: The distance from Cape Town to London is 9 631 kilometers (5 985 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Cape Town to London?
Answer: There are 22 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 86% 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: Dec 5, 2016 1:13 -05:00Number of routes searched: 44Number of itineraries searched: 2 248 340

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
British Airways -
Thomas Cook -
Air France CDG
TAAG Angola LAD
Emirates DXB
Ethiopian ADD
KLM AMS
Kenya NBO
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
Air Mauritius MRU
Qatar DOH
South African JNB
Singapore SIN
Turkish IST

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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