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Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth, ZA, South Africa - CPT to PLZ

Popular flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

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.

Comair Limited
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 18, 2016 May 25, 2016 ZAR 1,534
Jun 1, 2016 Jun 7, 2016 ZAR 1,534
Aug 17, 2016 Aug 24, 2016 ZAR 1,534
Mango
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 17, 2016 Jun 20, 2016 ZAR 3,514
Safair
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 17, 2016 Jun 20, 2016 ZAR 2,159
South African Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 16, 2016 May 23, 2016 ZAR 2,918
May 20, 2016 May 23, 2016 ZAR 2,918
May 25, 2016 May 31, 2016 ZAR 2,918
May 27, 2016 May 30, 2016 ZAR 2,918
Jun 10, 2016 Jun 17, 2016 ZAR 2,918

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 ZAR 1,727.

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 ZAR 0 ZAR 0
7-14 days ZAR 1,534 ZAR 3,603
14-21 days ZAR 1,623 ZAR 3,543
21-30 days ZAR 1,534 ZAR 3,543
30-60 days ZAR 1,623 ZAR 2,993
60-90 days ZAR 1,623 ZAR 3,603
90+ days ZAR 1,534 ZAR 3,662

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
ZAR 1,623 ZAR 2,114 ZAR 1,534 ZAR 1,712 ZAR 1,831 ZAR 1,623 ZAR 1,623

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
May Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 5/18/16 5/25/16 0 ZAR 1,534
June Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 6/1/16 6/7/16 0 ZAR 1,534
July Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 7/4/16 7/9/16 0 ZAR 1,623
August Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 8/17/16 8/24/16 0 ZAR 1,534
September Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 9/30/16 10/4/16 0 ZAR 1,623
October Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 10/11/16 10/20/16 0 ZAR 1,534
November Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 11/27/16 11/29/16 0 ZAR 1,534
December Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 12/15/16 12/18/16 0 ZAR 1,623

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
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
ZAR 2,978
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
ZAR 2,978 ZAR 1,787
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
ZAR 1,787 ZAR 1,891
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
ZAR 1,891
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
ZAR 2,040
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
ZAR 2,040

TIPSave ZAR 358 by flying into East London instead of Port Elizabeth from Cape Town

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 ZAR 3,290.

The average price for non-stop flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth is ZAR 2,233.

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 ZAR 1,385.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth is ZAR 2,546.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Cape Town to East London Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 2,635
Cape Town to George Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 1,861
Cape Town to London Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Comair Limited, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 9,899
Cape Town to Johannesburg Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African ZAR 1,772
Cape Town to Durban Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African ZAR 1,519
Cape Town to Bloemfontein Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 3,275
Cape Town to Kimberley Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 2,739
Cape Town to Upington Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 5,806
Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg Safair, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 5,062
Cape Town to Nelspruit Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 4,332
Cape Town to Maputo Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, LAM Mocambique ZAR 6,372
Cape Town to Gaborone Air Botswana, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 3,871
Cape Town to Richards Bay Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African Check Dates
Cape Town to Windhoek Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Namibia ZAR 2,888
Cape Town to ManziniCheck Dates
Cape Town to Victoria Falls Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Zimbabwe ZAR 6,342
Cape Town to Walvis Bay Safair, Mango, South African, Air Namibia ZAR 3,990
Cape Town to Harare Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Zimbabwe ZAR 5,851
Cape Town to Maun Air Botswana, Safair, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 7,175
Cape Town to Livingstone Inter Air, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 6,059
Cape Town to Bangkok Bangkok, South African, Thai ZAR 12,549
Cape Town to Dubai Emirates, flydubai, South African ZAR 7,205
Cape Town to Paris Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 10,093
Cape Town to Istanbul Atlasjet, South African, Turkish ZAR 7,577
Cape Town to Bulawayo Safair, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 5,776
Cape Town to New York American, JetBlue, South African, United ZAR 14,752
Cape Town to Lusaka Inter Air, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African ZAR 7,294
Cape Town to Amsterdam Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Austrian, TAROM, South African, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 9,304
Cape Town to Antananarivo Air Madagascar, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 11,492
Cape Town to Lilongwe Safair, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 8,247

Airlines Flying from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth (CPT to PLZ)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth.

Cape Town to Port Elizabeth
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
British Airways - X X X X X X X
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 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 23 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 49 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 71% of the non-stop flights between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth.
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