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Cheap Flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town, ZA, South Africa - JNB to CPT Last modified: 28 Jun 2016 7:15 AM

Popular flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town Last modified: 28 Jun 2016 7:15 AM

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South African
JNBCPT
Wed 2016/08
nonstop
CPTJNB
Fri 2016/08
nonstop
R 1,617
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South African
JNBCPT
Fri 2016/09
nonstop
CPTJNB
Sun 2016/09
nonstop
R 1,617
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South African
JNBCPT
Tue 2016/09
nonstop
CPTJNB
Thu 2016/09
nonstop
R 1,617
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Comair Limited
JNBCPT
Mon 2016/07
nonstop
CPTJNB
Tue 2016/07
nonstop
R 1,647
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Comair Limited
JNBCPT
Mon 2016/07
nonstop
CPTJNB
Mon 2016/07
nonstop
R 1,647
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Comair Limited
JNBCPT
Mon 2016/07
nonstop
CPTJNB
Tue 2016/07
nonstop
R 1,647
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Comair Limited
JNBCPT
Tue 2016/07
nonstop
CPTJNB
Mon 2016/08
nonstop
R 1,647
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Comair Limited
JNBCPT
Tue 2016/07
nonstop
CPTJNB
Tue 2016/07
nonstop
R 1,647
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Safair
JNBCPT
Fri 2016/09
nonstop
CPTJNB
Sun 2016/09
nonstop
R 1,983
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Mango
JNBCPT
Thu 2016/08
nonstop
CPTJNB
Mon 2016/08
nonstop
R 2,089
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Johannesburg to Cape Town (JNB to CPT)?

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

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town (JNB to CPT)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Johannesburg 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 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 Johannesburg to Cape Town

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days R 1,647 R 3,355
7-14 days R 1,647 R 3,035
14-21 days R 1,647 R 3,035
21-30 days R 1,647 R 3,172
30-60 days R 1,617 R 2,669
60-90 days R 1,617 R 3,096
90+ days R 1,617 R 3,004

Cheapest Day To Fly from Johannesburg to Cape Town

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R 1,647 R 1,647 R 1,617 R 1,769 R 1,617 R 1,769 R 1,769

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Johannesburg to Cape Town

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Johannesburg Cape Town Comair Limited 2016/06/28 2016/07/06 0 R 2,059
July Johannesburg Cape Town Comair Limited 2016/07/04 2016/07/12 0 R 1,647
August Johannesburg Cape Town South African 2016/08/17 2016/08/26 0 R 1,617
September Johannesburg Cape Town South African 2016/09/09 2016/09/11 0 R 1,617
October Johannesburg Cape Town Safair 2016/10/01 2016/10/03 0 R 2,166
November Johannesburg Cape Town Safair 2016/11/18 2016/11/20 0 R 1,647
December Johannesburg Cape Town Safair 2016/12/02 2016/12/10 0 R 1,769
January Johannesburg Cape Town South African 2017/01/03 2017/01/12 0 R 2,181

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

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 Johannesburg to Cape Town.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
R 2,059
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
R 2,059 R 2,059
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
R 2,059 R 1,769
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
R 1,769 R 1,769
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
R 1,769 R 1,769
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
R 1,769

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town (JNB to CPT)

Your Johannesburg to Cape Town 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 Johannesburg to Cape Town is R 3,507.

The average price for non-stop flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town is R 1,952.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Johannesburg to Cape Town
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 12 12 12 12 12 6 10 06:05 19:50
Safair 5 5 4 5 5 3 6 05:55 20:15
Mango 10 8 8 10 10 7 8 05:55 18:00
Comair Limited 14 14 14 15 14 9 13 06:00 21:10
South African 17 19 19 18 20 14 19 06:00 21:00

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town (JNB to CPT)

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 Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Cape Town is R 1,037.

The average price for round trip flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town is R 1,952.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Nelspruit to Cape Town Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 4,590
Gaborone to Cape Town Air Botswana, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 4,788
Manzini to Cape TownCheck Dates
Johannesburg to George Cem Air, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,891
Johannesburg to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, NIKI, Iberia, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, South African, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, easyJet, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Vueling, Monarch R 9,408
Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,525
Johannesburg to Upington Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 5,200
Johannesburg to East London Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,403
Johannesburg to Kimberley Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,967
Johannesburg to Bloemfontein Cem Air, MASwings, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 2,166
Johannesburg to Durban Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,205
Nelspruit to George Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 5,017
Johannesburg to Windhoek British Airways, Comair Limited, South African, Air Namibia R 3,233
Johannesburg to Gaborone Air Botswana, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 2,745
Gaborone to George Air Botswana, South African Check Dates
Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,922
Johannesburg to Walvis Bay Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Namibia R 4,498
Johannesburg to Maputo British Airways, South African, LAM Mocambique R 4,407
Johannesburg to Nelspruit Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 2,074
Johannesburg to Richards Bay Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 3,050
Gaborone to Johannesburg Air Botswana, Safair, South African R 2,821
Nelspruit to Johannesburg Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 2,227
Johannesburg to ManziniCheck Dates
Johannesburg to Maun Air Botswana, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 5,840
Nelspruit to Port Elizabeth Safair, Mango, South African Check Dates
Johannesburg to Victoria Falls British Airways, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Zimbabwe R 2,730
Johannesburg to Paris Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, NIKI, Iberia, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, South African, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Vueling R 9,667
Johannesburg to New York American, JetBlue, South African, United R 12,625
Johannesburg to Bulawayo South African, Air Zimbabwe R 2,364
Johannesburg to Livingstone British Airways, Inter Air, Safair, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African R 4,117

Airlines Flying from Johannesburg to Cape Town (JNB to CPT) Number of flights searched: 48Last modified: 28 Jun 2016 7:15 AM

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

Johannesburg to Cape Town
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
MASwings BFN X
British Airways - X X X X X X X
Mango - X X X X X X X
Comair Limited - 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 Johannesburg and Cape Town, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Johannesburg to Cape Town Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town?
Answer: The average Johannesburg to Cape Town flight time is 2 hours and 9 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Johannesburg and Cape Town?
Answer: The distance from Johannesburg to Cape Town is 1261 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town?
Answer: There are 389 direct flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town?
Answer: South African Airways provides 32% of the non-stop flights between Johannesburg and Cape Town.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Johannesburg to Cape Town?
Answer: Bloemfontein, ZA
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