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Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth, ZA, South Africa - CPT to PLZ Last modified: May 26, 2016 12:56 PM

Popular flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth Last modified: May 26, 2016 12:56 PM

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Comair Limited
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 30, 2016 Aug 1, 2016 ZAR 1,671
Aug 3, 2016 Aug 5, 2016 ZAR 1,671
Aug 17, 2016 Aug 24, 2016 ZAR 1,671
Aug 25, 2016 Sep 9, 2016 ZAR 1,671
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 ZAR 1,671
Mango
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 ZAR 3,249
Safair
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 2, 2016 Sep 4, 2016 ZAR 1,687
South African Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 2, 2016 Sep 4, 2016 ZAR 2,624

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 1,781.

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 1,843 ZAR 3,904
7-14 days ZAR 1,968 ZAR 3,764
14-21 days ZAR 2,140 ZAR 4,279
21-30 days ZAR 2,046 ZAR 3,920
30-60 days ZAR 1,749 ZAR 3,608
60-90 days ZAR 1,671 ZAR 3,264
90+ days ZAR 1,671 ZAR 2,827

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 1,749 ZAR 1,843 ZAR 1,671 ZAR 1,749 ZAR 1,749 ZAR 1,671 ZAR 1,937

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 5/27/16 5/28/16 0 ZAR 1,843
June Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 6/1/16 6/2/16 0 ZAR 1,968
July Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 7/30/16 8/1/16 0 ZAR 1,671
August Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 8/3/16 8/5/16 0 ZAR 1,671
September Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 9/6/16 9/7/16 0 ZAR 1,671
October Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 10/1/16 10/3/16 0 ZAR 1,671
November Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 11/15/16 11/26/16 0 ZAR 1,671
December Cape Town Port Elizabeth Comair Limited 12/4/16 12/6/16 0 ZAR 1,749

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
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
ZAR 1,968
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
ZAR 1,968 ZAR 2,265
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
ZAR 2,265 ZAR 2,515
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
ZAR 2,515 ZAR 3,061
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
ZAR 3,061 ZAR 2,671
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
ZAR 2,671

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 3,452.

The average price for non-stop flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth is ZAR 2,437.

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 1,125.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth is ZAR 2,437.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Cape Town to East London Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 2,437
Cape Town to George Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 1,906
Cape Town to London Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 10,838
Cape Town to Johannesburg MASwings, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African ZAR 1,687
Cape Town to Durban Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 1,531
Cape Town to Bloemfontein MASwings, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 2,452
Cape Town to Kimberley MASwings, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 2,843
Cape Town to Upington Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 5,201
Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg Comair Limited, South African ZAR 4,888
Cape Town to Nelspruit Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 4,467
Cape Town to Maputo Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, LAM Mocambique ZAR 6,590
Cape Town to Gaborone Air Botswana, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 4,123
Cape Town to Richards Bay Safair, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African ZAR 6,387
Cape Town to Windhoek Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Namibia ZAR 3,467
Cape Town to ManziniCheck Dates
Cape Town to Victoria Falls Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Zimbabwe ZAR 6,559
Cape Town to Walvis Bay Safair, Mango, South African, Air Namibia ZAR 4,029
Cape Town to Harare Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Zimbabwe ZAR 5,669
Cape Town to Maun Air Botswana, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 7,309
Cape Town to Livingstone Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 6,153
Cape Town to Bangkok Bangkok, South African, Thai ZAR 9,792
Cape Town to Dubai Emirates, flydubai, South African ZAR 7,387
Cape Town to Paris Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, South African, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 10,151
Cape Town to Istanbul Atlasjet, South African, Turkish ZAR 7,762
Cape Town to Bulawayo Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Zimbabwe ZAR 5,903
Cape Town to New York American, JetBlue, South African, United ZAR 15,007
Cape Town to Lusaka Inter Air, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African ZAR 7,418
Cape Town to Amsterdam Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Austrian, South African, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 9,370
Cape Town to Antananarivo Air Madagascar, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 11,400
Cape Town to Lilongwe South African ZAR 8,464

Airlines Flying from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth (CPT to PLZ) Number of flights searched: 14Last modified: May 26, 2016 12:56 PM

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 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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