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Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth, ZA, South Africa - CPT to PLZ Last modified: 28 Jun 2016 6:57 PM

Popular flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth Last modified: 28 Jun 2016 6:57 PM

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Comair Limited
CPTPLZ
Tue 2016/07
nonstop
PLZCPT
Tue 2016/08
nonstop
R 1,601
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Comair Limited
CPTPLZ
Wed 2016/07
nonstop
PLZCPT
Sat 2016/07
nonstop
R 1,601
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Comair Limited
CPTPLZ
Wed 2016/07
nonstop
PLZCPT
Wed 2016/08
nonstop
R 1,601
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Comair Limited
CPTPLZ
Wed 2016/07
nonstop
PLZCPT
Thu 2016/08
nonstop
R 1,601
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Comair Limited
CPTPLZ
Tue 2016/07
nonstop
PLZCPT
Tue 2016/08
nonstop
R 1,601
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Safair
CPTPLZ
Tue 2016/07
nonstop
PLZCPT
Tue 2016/08
nonstop
R 1,861
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South African
CPTPLZ
Tue 2016/07
nonstop
PLZCPT
Tue 2016/08
nonstop
R 2,821
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Mango
CPTPLZ
Tue 2016/07
1 stop
PLZCPT
Tue 2016/08
1 stop
R 3,019
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth (CPT to PLZ)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R 1,693.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth (CPT to PLZ)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days R 3,492 R 4,864
7-14 days R 1,769 R 3,736
14-21 days R 1,601 R 3,736
21-30 days R 1,601 R 2,928
30-60 days R 1,601 R 3,767
60-90 days R 1,678 R 3,858
90+ days R 1,601 R 3,736

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R 1,678 R 1,601 R 1,601 R 1,769 R 1,769 R 1,678 R 1,678

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Cape Town Port Elizabeth South African 2016/06/29 2016/07/05 0 R 3,507
July Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 2016/07/19 2016/08/02 0 R 1,601
August Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 2016/08/17 2016/08/24 0 R 1,601
September Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 2016/09/11 2016/09/16 0 R 1,678
October Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 2016/10/18 2016/10/31 0 R 1,678
November Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 2016/11/11 2016/11/28 0 R 1,769
December Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 2016/12/02 2016/12/05 0 R 1,678
January Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 2017/01/27 2017/01/29 0 R 1,601

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

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 Port Elizabeth.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
R 3,873
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
R 3,873 R 2,715
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
R 2,715 R 2,181
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
R 2,181 R 1,769
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
R 1,769 R 1,678
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
R 1,678

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth (CPT to PLZ)

Your Cape Town to Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth is R 3,263.

The average price for non-stop flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth is R 2,181.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:35 11:35
Safair 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:55 18:45
South African 6 6 7 6 5 3 3 06:00 18:30

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth (CPT to PLZ)

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 Port Elizabeth. 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 Port Elizabeth is R 1,327.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth is R 2,394.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Cape Town to East London Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 3,111
Cape Town to George Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,967
Cape Town to London Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SmartWings, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic R 10,186
Cape Town to Johannesburg MASwings, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African R 1,617
Cape Town to Durban Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,540
Cape Town to Bloemfontein Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 2,821
Cape Town to Kimberley Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 2,775
Cape Town to Upington Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 5,017
Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg Safair, Comair Limited, South African R 6,099
Cape Town to Nelspruit Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 4,529
Cape Town to Maputo Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, LAM Mocambique R 6,481
Cape Town to Gaborone Air Botswana, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 3,965
Cape Town to Richards Bay Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African R 6,938
Cape Town to Windhoek Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Namibia R 3,446
Cape Town to ManziniCheck Dates
Cape Town to Victoria Falls Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 6,770
Cape Town to Walvis Bay Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Namibia R 4,011
Cape Town to Harare Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 5,916
Cape Town to Maun Air Botswana, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 8,249
Cape Town to Livingstone Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 6,664
Cape Town to Bangkok Bangkok, South African, Thai R 10,658
Cape Town to Dubai Emirates, flydubai, South African R 7,807
Cape Town to Paris Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic R 10,978
Cape Town to Istanbul Atlasjet, South African, Turkish R 8,005
Cape Town to Bulawayo Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 6,557
Cape Town to New York American, JetBlue, South African, United R 14,897
Cape Town to Lusaka Inter Air, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African R 7,502
Cape Town to Amsterdam Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, South African, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic R 11,375
Cape Town to Antananarivo Air Madagascar, South African R 11,405
Cape Town to Lilongwe Safair, South African R 8,021

Airports for Your Route

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

Cape Town to Port Elizabeth Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth?
Answer: The average Cape Town to Port Elizabeth flight time is an hour and 22 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth?
Answer: The distance from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth is 645 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth?
Answer: There are 50 direct flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth?
Answer: South African Airways provides 72% of the non-stop flights between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth.
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