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Flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town, South Africa Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 2:29 -05:00

Port Elizabeth to Cape Town Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 2:29 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 25 259 180 125 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town. South African & Safair frequently offer the best deals on Port Elizabeth to Cape Town flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

South African
PLZCPT
Fri 12/16
nonstop
CPTPLZ
Sun 12/18
nonstop
R1 630
Safair
PLZCPT
Fri 12/16
nonstop
CPTPLZ
Sun 12/18
nonstop
R3 162

How Much is a Flight from Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth to Cape Town, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R1 906.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Port Elizabeth 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 thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for 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 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 Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth to Cape Town.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R3 203 R4 667
7-14 days R1 630 R3 286
14-21 days R1 657 R3 438
21-30 days R1 643 R3 038
30-60 days R2 320 R2 541
60-90 days R2 127 R3 065
90+ days R2 127 R3 245

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

We've examined 25 265 511 629 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R1 643 R1 657 R2 306 R1 643 R1 630 R2 775 R1 657

Compare Flight Prices from Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth to Cape Town flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Port Elizabeth Cape Town South African 2016/12/16 2016/12/18 0 R1 630
January Port Elizabeth Cape Town South African 2017/01/02 2017/01/09 0 R1 643
February Port Elizabeth Cape Town South African 2017/02/20 2017/02/24 0 R2 127
March Port Elizabeth Cape Town South African 2017/03/20 2017/03/21 0 R2 127
April Port Elizabeth Cape Town South African 2017/04/07 2017/04/17 0 R2 775
June Port Elizabeth Cape Town South African 2017/06/01 2017/06/08 0 R2 817
July Port Elizabeth Cape Town South African 2017/07/25 2017/07/30 0 R3 410

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
R3 203
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
R3 203 R1 630
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
R1 630
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
R2 817
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
R2 817

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is R3 604.

The average price for direct flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is R2 320.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:45 09:35
Safair 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 12:55 20:00
South African 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 08:40 18:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Port Elizabeth 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 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 R1 381.

The average price for round trip flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is R2 361.

Port Elizabeth to Cape Town Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?
Answer: The average Port Elizabeth to Cape Town flight time is an hour and 29 minutes.
Question: How far is Cape Town from Port Elizabeth?
Answer: The distance from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is 645 kilometers (401 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?
Answer: There are 32 direct flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town.
Question: What are the most popular Port Elizabeth airlines for direct flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?
Answer: South African Airways provides 53% of the non-stop flights between Port Elizabeth and Cape Town.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?
Answer: Johannesburg, ZA

Airlines in Port Elizabeth flying to Cape Town Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 2:29 -05:00Number of routes searched: 20Number of itineraries searched: 76 890

Wondering which airlines fly out of Port Elizabeth to Cape Town? We've gathered the average price of Port Elizabeth 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.

Port Elizabeth to Cape Town
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Safair -
South African -
Safair JNB
Mango JNB
South African DUR
South African ELS
South African JNB

Port Elizabeth to Cape Town Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Port Elizabeth 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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