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Cheap Flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town, ZA, South Africa - PLZ to CPT Last modified: 30 Jun 2016 7:33 AM

Popular flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town Last modified: 30 Jun 2016 7:33 AM

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Comair Limited
PLZCPT
Sat 2016/07
nonstop
CPTPLZ
Tue 2016/08
nonstop
R 1,592
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Comair Limited
PLZCPT
Tue 2016/08
nonstop
CPTPLZ
Wed 2016/08
nonstop
R 1,592
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Comair Limited
PLZCPT
Fri 2016/08
nonstop
CPTPLZ
Tue 2016/08
nonstop
R 1,592
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Comair Limited
PLZCPT
Thu 2016/09
nonstop
CPTPLZ
Tue 2016/09
nonstop
R 1,592
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Comair Limited
PLZCPT
Wed 2016/10
nonstop
CPTPLZ
Wed 2016/11
nonstop
R 1,592
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Safair
PLZCPT
Fri 2016/07
nonstop
CPTPLZ
Mon 2016/07
nonstop
R 2,259
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South African
PLZCPT
Fri 2016/07
nonstop
CPTPLZ
Mon 2016/07
nonstop
R 2,850
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town (PLZ to CPT)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R 1,743.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town (PLZ to CPT)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth to Cape Town

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days R 2,531 R 4,335
7-14 days R 1,849 R 4,487
14-21 days R 1,759 R 4,214
21-30 days R 1,592 R 3,895
30-60 days R 1,592 R 3,577
60-90 days R 1,592 R 3,577
90+ days R 1,592 R 3,683

Cheapest Day To Fly from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R 2,244 R 1,592 R 1,668 R 1,592 R 1,592 R 1,592 R 1,834

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Port Elizabeth Cape Town Comair Limited 2016/07/30 2016/08/02 0 R 1,592
August Port Elizabeth Cape Town Comair Limited 2016/08/02 2016/08/03 0 R 1,592
September Port Elizabeth Cape Town Comair Limited 2016/09/08 2016/09/13 0 R 1,592
October Port Elizabeth Cape Town Comair Limited 2016/10/26 2016/11/02 0 R 1,592
November Port Elizabeth Cape Town South African 2016/11/25 2016/11/27 0 R 2,941
December Port Elizabeth Cape Town Comair Limited 2016/12/09 2016/12/12 0 R 1,743
April Port Elizabeth Cape Town Comair Limited 2017/04/06 2017/04/11 0 R 1,592
May Port Elizabeth Cape Town Comair Limited 2017/05/18 2017/05/22 0 R 1,592

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
R 3,047
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
R 3,047 R 1,849
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
R 1,849 R 1,743
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
R 1,743 R 1,592
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
R 1,592 R 1,759
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
R 1,759

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town (PLZ to CPT)

Your Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is R 3,805.

The average price for non-stop flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is R 2,259.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:45 09:35
Safair 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 12:40 20:30
South African 6 6 7 6 6 3 2 07:00 20:30

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town (PLZ 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 Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is R 1,137.

The average price for round trip flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is R 2,259.

Port Elizabeth to Cape Town Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?
Answer: The average Port Elizabeth to Cape Town flight time is an hour and 31 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Port Elizabeth and Cape Town?
Answer: The distance from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is 645 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?
Answer: There are 50 direct flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?
Answer: South African Airways provides 72% of the non-stop flights between Port Elizabeth and Cape Town.

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth - PLZ

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,592
Port Elizabeth to Durban Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 2,956
Port Elizabeth to East London Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 3,926
Port Elizabeth to Bloemfontein Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African Check Dates
Port Elizabeth to Nelspruit Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 4,502

Cheap International Flights from Port Elizabeth - PLZ

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Port Elizabeth to Windhoek South African, Air Namibia R 5,350
Port Elizabeth to London Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic R 13,125
Port Elizabeth to Harare Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, Air Zimbabwe R 6,578
Port Elizabeth to Ndola South African Check Dates
Port Elizabeth to Dubai Emirates, flydubai, South African R 10,806
Port Elizabeth to Mauritius Air Mauritius, South African R 8,275
Port Elizabeth to Nairobi Kenya, South African Check Dates

Cheap Domestic Flights to Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
East London to Cape Town Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 2,986
George to Cape Town Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,956
East London to George Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 5,214
George to Johannesburg Cem Air, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,774
East London to Johannesburg Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 1,607
East London to Port Elizabeth Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African Check Dates
George to Port Elizabeth Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African Check Dates
George to Upington Safair, Comair Limited, South African Check Dates
East London to Durban Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 3,198
George to Durban Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R 4,062
George to East London Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African Check Dates

Cheap International Flights to Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
George to Windhoek Safair, South African, Air Namibia R 5,229
East London to Windhoek South African, Air Namibia Check Dates
George to Walvis Bay South African, Air Namibia Check Dates
East London to Walvis Bay South African, Air Namibia Check Dates
East London to Harare Safair, Comair Limited, South African, Air Zimbabwe Check Dates
George to Lusaka South African Check Dates
George to London Air France, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, Virgin Atlantic R 14,656
Cheap Flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town, ZA, South Africa, from R 1,592 Round trip from PLZ to CPT