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Cheap Flights from London to Cape Town - LON to CPT

Popular flights from London to Cape Town

If your flight days are flexible and you looking for a good deal, our charts on cheap flights provide some insight regarding affordable flight options for your next big adventure.

Aer Lingus
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 18, 2016 Apr 1, 2016 GBP2,955
Air Berlin
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 1, 2016 Jun 10, 2016 GBP2,520
Air France
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 10, 2016 May 24, 2016 GBP529
Alitalia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 31, 2016 Apr 10, 2016 GBP2,104
Austrian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Feb 19, 2016 Feb 26, 2016 GBP2,441
British Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 3, 2016 Mar 23, 2016 GBP669
Mar 3, 2016 Mar 23, 2016 GBP669
Mar 8, 2016 Mar 15, 2016 GBP669
Mar 9, 2016 Mar 24, 2016 GBP669
Mar 15, 2016 Mar 24, 2016 GBP669
Brussels Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 8, 2016 Mar 15, 2016 GBP1,145
Condor Flugdienst
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Apr 15, 2016 Apr 21, 2016 GBP623
Czech Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 8, 2016 Mar 27, 2016 GBP3,318
Iberia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 28, 2016 Apr 9, 2016 GBP2,513
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 10, 2016 May 24, 2016 GBP588
Lufthansa German Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Apr 10, 2016 Apr 25, 2016 GBP716
Apr 11, 2016 Apr 25, 2016 GBP716
Apr 17, 2016 Apr 25, 2016 GBP716
Apr 20, 2016 May 2, 2016 GBP716
Apr 26, 2016 May 2, 2016 GBP716
South African Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Feb 21, 2016 Mar 3, 2016 GBP603
Feb 22, 2016 Mar 9, 2016 GBP603
Feb 22, 2016 Mar 2, 2016 GBP603
Feb 23, 2016 Mar 2, 2016 GBP603
Feb 23, 2016 Mar 9, 2016 GBP603
Tap Portugal
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 18, 2016 Mar 27, 2016 GBP1,596
Mar 18, 2016 Apr 1, 2016 GBP1,596
Virgin Atlantic Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Apr 15, 2016 Apr 21, 2016 GBP582

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from London to Cape Town (LON to CPT)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from London to Cape Town, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be GBP546.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from London to Cape Town (LON to CPT)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days GBP1,068 GBP725
7-14 days GBP1,068 GBP603
14-21 days GBP845 GBP603
21-30 days GBP786 GBP603
30-60 days GBP786 GBP543
60-90 days GBP784 GBP535
90+ days GBP740 GBP529

Cheapest Day To Fly from London to Cape Town

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
GBP535 GBP538 GBP545 GBP539 GBP578 GBP549 GBP539

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from London to Cape Town

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February London Cape Town South African 2/21/16 3/3/16 1 GBP603
March London Cape Town South African 3/1/16 3/15/16 1 GBP603
April London Cape Town Air France 4/25/16 5/3/16 1 GBP535
May London Cape Town Air France 5/10/16 5/24/16 1 GBP529
June London Cape Town Air France 6/13/16 6/22/16 2 GBP588
July London Cape Town British Airways 7/4/16 7/11/16 2 GBP671
August London Cape Town South African 8/31/16 9/7/16 1 GBP610
September London Cape Town South African 9/22/16 10/6/16 1 GBP605

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
GBP1,068
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
GBP1,068 GBP1,259
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
GBP1,259 GBP1,189
28 29 1 2 3 4 5
GBP1,189 GBP1,015
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
GBP1,015 GBP1,068
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
GBP1,068

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from London to Cape Town (LON to CPT)

Your London 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 London to Cape Town is GBP1,562.

The average price for non-stop flights from London to Cape Town is GBP784.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from London to Cape Town
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 17:35 21:35

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from London to Cape Town (LON 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 London 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 London to Cape Town is GBP1,581.

The average price for round trip flights from London to Cape Town is GBP1,562.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Manchester to Cape Town Virgin Atlantic, Turkish, KLM, Swiss, Brussels, British Airways, Etihad, Egyptair, Air Mauritius, Qatar, Air France, Condor, Lufthansa, Emirates, South African GBP478
Birmingham to Cape Town Air Mauritius, Turkish, Swiss, Condor, Lufthansa, Brussels, Emirates, Etihad GBP533
Bristol to Cape Town Air Mauritius, Lufthansa, Brussels, Etihad GBP675
Norwich to Cape TownGBP704
Leeds Bradford to Cape Town British Airways GBP638
Humberside to Cape TownGBP2,990
Cardiff to Cape Town Etihad GBP664
Southampton to Cape Town Etihad GBP1,017
Rotterdam to Cape Town Turkish, Lufthansa, British Airways GBP623
Jersey to Cape Town Lufthansa, Etihad GBP898
Nottingham to Cape TownGBP1,386
London to New York Virgin Atlantic, Turkish, Swiss, LOT, Norwegian Shuttle, Aeroflot, Delta, Iberia, Air Europa, Korean, Icelandair, Royal Air Maroc, US Airways, Transaero, KLM, Austrian, Brussels, Alitalia, Finnair, British Airways, Kuwait, Air Canada, United, American, Air Berlin, Ethiopian, Air France, Lufthansa, Aer Lingus GBP285
London to Johannesburg Kenya, Virgin Atlantic, Turkish, KLM, El Al, Swiss, Austrian, Brussels, Alitalia, British Airways, Etihad, Tap Portugal, Egyptair, Saudi Arabian, Air Berlin, Air Mauritius, Ethiopian, Air France, Qatar, Lufthansa, Emirates, South African GBP495
London to Dubai Gulf Air, Virgin Atlantic, Turkish, Swiss, TAROM, Royal Jordanian, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, MEA, Royal Brunei, Qatar, Oman Air, Qantas, KLM, Azal, Austrian, Alitalia, British Airways, Kuwait, Egyptair, Ethiopian, Pakistan, UIA, Air France, Lufthansa, TunisAir, Emirates, Pegasus GBP307
London to Toronto Virgin Atlantic, Jet Airways, Turkish, Swiss, Air Transat, Aeroflot, Delta, Condor, Iberia, Air Europa, Icelandair, US Airways, KLM, Austrian, Alitalia, Brussels, Finnair, British Airways, Air Canada, United, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Lufthansa GBP265
London to Istanbul Aegean, Turkish, KLM, Germanwings, Swiss, airBaltic, LOT, Austrian, TAROM, Alitalia, Croatia, British Airways, Aeroflot, UIA, Air France, Lufthansa, Astana, Pegasus GBP71
London to Sydney Thai, Jet Airways, Virgin Atlantic, Air New Zealand, JAL, Turkish, Garuda, Vietnam, Air China, Malaysia, Virgin Australia, Korean, Qantas, China Southern, China Eastern, Cathay, KLM, Asiana, SAS, Austrian, Alitalia, Finnair, British Airways, Etihad, Singapore, Air Canada, China Airlines, United, American, Air Berlin, Philippine, Air France, Lufthansa, Air India, Emirates, South African GBP657
London to Lagos Royal Air Maroc, Kenya, Arik Air, Virgin Atlantic, Turkish, KLM, Brussels, Alitalia, British Airways, Etihad, Royal Jordanian, Egyptair, Ethiopian, Qatar, Air France, Lufthansa, Iberia, Emirates, South African GBP300
London to Melbourne Thai, Jet Airways, Virgin Atlantic, Air New Zealand, JAL, Vietnam, Garuda, Air China, Malaysia, Royal Brunei, Virgin Australia, Qatar, Qantas, China Southern, China Eastern, Cathay, KLM, SAS, Austrian, Alitalia, Finnair, British Airways, Etihad, Singapore, United, American, Air Berlin, Philippine, Air France, Lufthansa, Air India, Emirates GBP655
London to Singapore Thai, Virgin Atlantic, Jet Airways, JAL, Turkish, EVA Air, Vietnam, Garuda, Swiss, Air China, Saudi Arabian, Malaysia, Royal Brunei, Qatar, Oman Air, Korean, Qantas, China Southern, China Eastern, Cathay, KLM, Asiana, SAS, Austrian, Alitalia, Srilankan, Finnair, British Airways, Etihad, Singapore, China Airlines, All Nippon, Air Berlin, Philippine, Air France, Lufthansa, Emirates GBP442
London to Harare Kenya, Turkish, KLM, British Airways, Etihad, Egyptair, Ethiopian, Air France, Lufthansa, Emirates, South African GBP458
London to Manila Thai, Gulf Air, JAL, EVA Air, Vietnam, Air China, Saudi Arabian, Malaysia, Royal Brunei, Qatar, Korean, China Southern, Qantas, China Eastern, Cathay, KLM, Asiana, Kuwait, Etihad, Singapore, China Airlines, All Nippon, Philippine, Emirates GBP425
London to Durban KLM, Swiss, British Airways, Etihad, Egyptair, Air Mauritius, Ethiopian, Lufthansa, Emirates, South African GBP548
London to Los Angeles Air New Zealand, Virgin Atlantic, Turkish, Swiss, LOT, Norwegian Shuttle, Aeroflot, Delta, Iberia, Air Europa, Korean, US Airways, KLM, Austrian, SAS, Alitalia, Brussels, Finnair, British Airways, Air Canada, United, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Lufthansa GBP389
London to Nairobi Kenya, Turkish, KLM, Swiss, Brussels, Alitalia, British Airways, Etihad, Egyptair, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Air Berlin, Ethiopian, Air Mauritius, Qatar, Air France, Condor, Lufthansa, Emirates, South African GBP414
London to Port Elizabeth KLM, Swiss, Lufthansa, British Airways, Etihad, South African GBP609
London to Bangkok Vietnam, El Al, Swiss, Royal Jordanian, Malaysia, Qatar, Condor, Qantas, China Eastern, Transaero, Alitalia, Srilankan, Finnair, British Airways, Etihad, Egyptair, All Nippon, Air Berlin, Ethiopian, Philippine, Air France, UIA, Air India, Emirates, Thai, Gulf Air, Jet Airways, Turkish, JAL, EVA Air, Garuda, Air China, Aeroflot, Royal Brunei, Oman Air, Korean, Astana, China Southern, Cathay, KLM, Asiana, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Kuwait, Singapore, China Airlines, Pakistan, Lufthansa GBP427
London to Kuala Lumpur Thai, Jet Airways, JAL, Turkish, EVA Air, Garuda, Vietnam, Royal Jordanian, Saudi Arabian, Malaysia, Royal Brunei, Qatar, Oman Air, Korean, Astana, Qantas, China Southern, China Eastern, Cathay, KLM, SAS, Austrian, Alitalia, Srilankan, Finnair, British Airways, Etihad, Kuwait, Egyptair, Singapore, China Airlines, Air Berlin, Philippine, Pakistan, Air France, Lufthansa, Emirates GBP459
London to Perth Thai, Virgin Atlantic, Jet Airways, Air New Zealand, JAL, Garuda, Malaysia, Virgin Australia, Air Mauritius, Qatar, China Southern, Qantas, China Eastern, Cathay, KLM, SAS, Austrian, Finnair, British Airways, Etihad, Singapore, United, American, Lufthansa, Emirates, South African GBP617
London to Hong Kong Thai, Jet Airways, Virgin Atlantic, JAL, Turkish, EVA Air, Vietnam, Air Seychelles, Swiss, Air China, Royal Jordanian, Aeroflot, Malaysia, Royal Brunei, Air Mauritius, Qatar, Oman Air, Korean, Astana, China Southern, China Eastern, Cathay, KLM, Transaero, Asiana, Srilankan, Finnair, British Airways, Etihad, Singapore, China Airlines, All Nippon, Ethiopian, Philippine, Pakistan, Air France, Lufthansa, Emirates GBP443

Airlines Flying from London to Cape Town (LON to CPT)

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

London to Cape Town
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air France CDG X X X
British Airways - X X X X X X X
British Airways JNB X X X X X X X
Emirates DXB X X X X X X X
Ethiopian ADD X X
Ethiopian ADD / JNB X X X X X X X
KLM AMS X X X X X X X
Lufthansa MUC X X X X X X X
Lufthansa FRA / MUC X X X X X X X
Qatar DOH X X X X X X X
South African JNB X X X X X X X
South African JNB / NTY X X X X X X X
Turkish IST X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in London and Cape Town, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

London to Cape Town Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from London to Cape Town?
Answer: The average London to Cape Town flight time is 11 hours and 30 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between London and Cape Town?
Answer: The distance from London to Cape Town is 9673 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from London to Cape Town?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from London to Cape Town.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from London to Cape Town?
Answer: British Airways provides 100% of the non-stop flights between London and Cape Town.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from London to Cape Town?
Answer: Dubai, AE
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