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Flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth, South Africa Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:18 -04:00

Cape Town to Port Elizabeth Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:18 -04:00

We've scanned 26 216 477 370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth. Safair & South African frequently offer the best deals on Cape Town to Port Elizabeth flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Safair
CPTPLZ
Fri 11/04
nonstop
PLZCPT
Sat 11/05
nonstop
R2 303
Select
South African
CPTPLZ
Fri 11/04
nonstop
PLZCPT
Sat 11/05
nonstop
R2 753
Select

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth?

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 R2 753.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth?

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 Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R3 216 R4 484
7-14 days R2 821 R4 061
14-21 days R2 835 R3 734
21-30 days R2 821 R3 789
30-60 days R2 303 R3 216
60-90 days R2 821 R3 870
90+ days R1 908 R3 094

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

We've examined 26 224 294 390 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 Port Elizabeth is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R2 821 R2 835 R2 821 R2 821 R2 303 R2 835 R2 821

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Cape Town Port Elizabeth South African 2016/10/10 2016/10/14 0 R2 821
November Cape Town Port Elizabeth Safair 2016/11/04 2016/11/05 0 R2 303
December Cape Town Port Elizabeth South African 2016/12/02 2016/12/04 0 R2 821
January Cape Town Port Elizabeth South African 2017/01/03 2017/01/07 0 R2 835
February Cape Town Port Elizabeth South African 2017/02/13 2017/02/17 0 R2 821
March Cape Town Port Elizabeth Safair 2017/03/10 2017/03/14 0 R1 908
April Cape Town Port Elizabeth South African 2017/04/02 2017/04/09 0 R2 821
May Cape Town Port Elizabeth South African 2017/05/22 2017/06/01 0 R2 835

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
R3 216
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
R3 216 R4 061
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
R4 061 R4 061
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
R4 061
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
R2 821
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
R2 821

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

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 Port Elizabeth is R3 693.

The average price for direct flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth is R2 685.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth - By Carrier
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 7 7 7 5 3 3 06:00 18:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

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 R1 404.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth is R2 644.

Cape Town to Port Elizabeth Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth?
Answer: The average Cape Town to Port Elizabeth flight time is an hour and 21 minutes.
Question: How far is Port Elizabeth from Cape Town?
Answer: The distance from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth is 645 kilometers (401 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth?
Answer: There are 52 direct flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth.
Question: What are the most popular Cape Town airlines for direct flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth?
Answer: South African Airways provides 73% of the non-stop flights between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth?
Answer: Johannesburg, ZA

Airlines in Cape Town flying to Port Elizabeth Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:18 -04:00Number of routes searched: 19Number of itineraries searched: 82 554

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cape Town to Port Elizabeth? We've gathered the average price of Cape Town airlines with flights to Port Elizabeth. 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 Port Elizabeth
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Safair -
South African -
Safair JNB
Mango JNB
South African DUR
South African ELS
South African JNB

Cape Town to Port Elizabeth Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. 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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