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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Cape Town, ZA, South Africa - MEL to CPT Last modified: 26/06/2016 7:21 PM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Cape Town Last modified: 26/06/2016 7:21 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Jetstar Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
01/09/2016 21/09/2016 $1,952
Qantas Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
15/08/2016 04/09/2016 $1,617
South African Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
26/07/2016 02/08/2016 $1,636
02/08/2016 17/08/2016 $1,636
05/08/2016 12/08/2016 $1,636
18/08/2016 31/08/2016 $1,636
19/08/2016 02/09/2016 $1,636
Virgin Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
27/09/2016 12/10/2016 $1,929

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Melbourne to Cape Town (MEL to CPT)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to Cape Town, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,648.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Melbourne to Cape Town (MEL to CPT)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Melbourne 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.

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Cape Town

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$1,617 $1,636 $1,636 $1,636 $1,636 $1,636 $1,734

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Melbourne to Cape Town

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Melbourne Cape Town Virgin Australia 30/06/16 10/07/16 3 $3,059
July Melbourne Cape Town South African 26/07/16 2/08/16 2 $1,636
August Melbourne Cape Town Qantas 15/08/16 4/09/16 2 $1,617
September Melbourne Cape Town South African 1/09/16 13/09/16 2 $1,636
November Melbourne Cape Town South African 30/11/16 14/12/16 2 $1,754
December Melbourne Cape Town South African 1/12/16 21/12/16 2 $1,852
January Melbourne Cape Town South African 16/01/17 30/01/17 2 $1,826
February Melbourne Cape Town South African 9/02/17 23/02/17 2 $1,691

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Melbourne to Cape Town (MEL 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 Melbourne 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 Melbourne to Cape Town is $1,407.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Cape Town is $1,775.

Melbourne 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 Melbourne to Cape Town?
Answer: Doha, QA

Airlines Flying from Melbourne to Cape Town (MEL to CPT) Number of flights searched: 192Last modified: 26/06/2016 7:21 PM

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

Melbourne to Cape Town
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Emirates DXB X X X X X X X
Emirates SIN / DXB X X X X X X X
Qatar DOH X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $118

Cheap International Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,422
Melbourne to Johannesburg Jetstar, Qantas, South African, Virgin Australia $1,367
Melbourne to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,379
Melbourne to Paris Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,276
Melbourne to Bangkok Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $553
Melbourne to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $537
Melbourne to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $786
Melbourne to Istanbul Jetstar, Atlasjet, Pegasus, Qantas, Turkish, Virgin Australia $1,169
Melbourne to Port Elizabeth Jetstar, Qantas, South African, Virgin Australia $1,617
Melbourne to Durban Jetstar, Qantas, South African, Virgin Australia $1,603
Melbourne to Dubai Emirates, Etihad, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,286
Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $522
Melbourne to Jakarta Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar $602
Melbourne to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Emirates, Jetstar, SilkAir, Qantas, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Virgin Australia $450
Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, AirAsia X, Emirates, Jetstar, Malaysia, Malindo, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $494
Melbourne to Delhi Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $934
Melbourne to Mumbai Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,013
Melbourne to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, Jetstar, Dragonair, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $664
Melbourne to Harare Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,835
Melbourne to Amsterdam Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,256
Melbourne to Frankfurt Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Virgin Australia $1,248
Melbourne to Windhoek Qantas, Air Namibia, Virgin Australia $1,827
Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro TAM, Qantas $1,948
Melbourne to Seoul Jetstar, Korean, Asiana, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,032
Melbourne to Chicago American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,358
Melbourne to Rome Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, NIKI, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,250
Melbourne to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,338
Melbourne to Nairobi Jetstar, Kenya, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,739
Melbourne to Manila Cebu Pacific, Jetstar, Philippine, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $602
Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Cape Town, ZA, South Africa, from $1,617 Round trip from MEL to CPT