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Flights from Edinburgh to Cape Town, South Africa Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 1:32 -05:00

Edinburgh to Cape Town Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 1:32 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 31,166,420,374 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Cape Town. Turkish & Air France frequently offer the best deals to Cape Town flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Turkish
EDICPT
Wed 03/05
1 stop
CPTEDI
Wed 17/05
1 stop
£472
Air France
EDICPT
Wed 03/05
2 stops
CPTEDI
Wed 17/05
2 stops
£541
KLM
EDICPT
Wed 03/05
1 stop
CPTEDI
Wed 17/05
1 stop
£550
Qatar
EDICPT
Mon 27/03
2 stops
CPTEDI
Sun 09/04
2 stops
£590
Emirates
EDICPT
Wed 26/04
2 stops
CPTEDI
Wed 03/05
2 stops
£597
British Airways
EDICPT
Sat 04/03
2 stops
CPTEDI
Thu 09/03
2 stops
£718

How Much is a Flight from Edinburgh to Cape Town? 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 Edinburgh to Cape Town, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be £515.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Edinburgh to Cape Town?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Edinburgh to Cape Town 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 Edinburgh to Cape Town? 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 Edinburgh to Cape Town.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days £0 £575
7-14 days £0 £575
14-21 days £0 £620
21-30 days £0 £526
30-60 days £0 £474
60-90 days £0 £491
90+ days £0 £472

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

We've examined 31,176,118,170 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Edinburgh to Cape Town is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
£480 £536 £491 £474 £620 £520 £477

Compare Flight Prices from Edinburgh to Cape Town 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 Edinburgh to Cape Town flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Edinburgh Cape Town Turkish 31/01/2017 14/02/2017 2 £575
February Edinburgh Cape Town Turkish 27/02/2017 12/03/2017 1 £517
March Edinburgh Cape Town Turkish 16/03/2017 22/03/2017 1 £474
April Edinburgh Cape Town Turkish 19/04/2017 03/05/2017 1 £491
May Edinburgh Cape Town Turkish 03/05/2017 17/05/2017 1 £472
June Edinburgh Cape Town Turkish 17/06/2017 07/07/2017 2 £559
July Edinburgh Cape Town Turkish 03/07/2017 09/07/2017 2 £620
August Edinburgh Cape Town Turkish 26/08/2017 08/09/2017 2 £564

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Edinburgh to Cape Town 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 Edinburgh to Cape Town. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
£579
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
£579
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
£719
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
£719

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Edinburgh to Cape Town 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 Edinburgh to Cape Town is £634.

The average price for direct flights from Edinburgh to Cape Town is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Edinburgh to Cape Town 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 Edinburgh to Cape Town. 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 Edinburgh to Cape Town is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Edinburgh to Cape Town is £552.

Edinburgh to Cape Town Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Edinburgh to Cape Town?
Answer: London, GB

Airlines in Edinburgh flying to Cape Town Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 1:32 -05:00Number of routes searched: 11Number of itineraries searched: 29,345

Wondering which airlines fly out of Edinburgh to Cape Town? We've gathered the average price of Edinburgh airlines with flights to Cape Town. 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.

Edinburgh to Cape Town
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air France CDG
British Airways LGW
British Airways LHR
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Qatar DOH
Turkish IST
British Airways DUB / LGW
British Airways DUB / LHR
British Airways FCO / LHR
Lufthansa FRA / MUC

Edinburgh to Cape Town Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Edinburgh and Cape Town. 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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Cheap Domestic Flights from Edinburgh - EDI Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 1:32 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

FlightsLowest Price
Edinburgh to London£69

Cheap International Flights from Edinburgh - EDI Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 1:32 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Domestic Flights to Cape Town - CPT Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 1:32 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Edinburgh to Cape Town