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Book a Cheap Flight to Cape Town (CPT)

If you are looking for cheap flights to Cape Town, you have come to the right place. We offer a selection of cheap flight bookings from Johannesburg and Durban to Cape Town, from a variety of low-cost carriers.

Domestic flights are made affordable to Cape Town from all major cities around South Africa, such as Johannesburg, Durban and Port Elizabeth. Affordable flight tickets are offered by the likes of Mango Airlines, Kulula, Safair, South African Airways, SA Express and British Airways.

Why Visit Cape Town?

When you book flight tickets to Cape Town you can get excited for a spectacular holiday. The ‘Mother City’ is packed with exciting activities, natural splendour, and a vibrant city centre. Here are just a few reasons why you should hop on a plane to Cape Town.

Stunning Beaches

From the world-famous Clifton and Boulders beach to pristine beaches on the West Coast - Cape Town has a majestic coastline worth exploring.

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World-renowned Landmarks

Table Mountain is one of the most splendid places on earth. This is a must-see, with many of the hiking trails offering spectacular city, ocean and mountain views.

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Famous around the world for incredible wine producers, the Cape Winelands are sure to tantalise those tastebuds of anyone seeking delicious wines.

Popular Cape Town Flights

  • Flights from Durban to Cape Town : R679.00
  • Flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town : R679.00
  • Flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town: 679.00
  • Flights from George to Cape Town : R1099.00
  • Flights from East London to Cape Town : R899.00
  • Flights from Bloemfontein to Cape Town : R919.00

* Please note that the prices are subject to availability and block out dates do apply over peak season.

Why You Should Book Cheapest Flights to Cape Town With Us

At SA Airlines, we make the process of finding cheap airline tickets to Cape Town quick and easy. Here you can search for flights online, select one that best suits your needs and budget and book and pay for it online.

Most low-cost carriers allow passengers to check-in online as well as choose their own seat. Passengers may advise the airline on any special meal requirements or special needs that they might have.

The airlines that offer flights from Johannesburg and Durban to Cape Town are tried and tested by local travel agents, travellers and business professionals. Onboard, you can enjoy in-flight magazines and can purchase snacks, meals and refreshments.

Cheap Flights to Cape Town from Johannesburg or Durban

The average flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town is approximately 2 hours and 10 minutes. The average flight from Durban to Cape Town is 2 hours and 15 minutes.

Once in Cape Town, you can fly to a whole host of additional local destinations and cities. These include East London, Durban, Johannesburg, Nelspruit, Kruger National Park and many more.

Daily flights made with Flight Bookings, can connect you from Johannesburg / Durban to Cape Town from O.R. Tambo International Airport / King Shaka International Airport to Cape Town International Airport.

All local low-cost carriers, including Safair flights to Cape Town, offer safe transit from Gauteng and KZN to the Western Cape. With the airlines that we represent, you can sit back, relax and unwind while en route.

When is the Best Time for the Cheapest Flight to Cape Town?

You may be wondering which months and days are the cheapest time to fly to Cape Town. January is usually the cheapest month, while March and December are the most expensive Cape Town flight prices due to the school holidays and festive season.

Flying on the weekend always comes at a heftier price than weekdays. If you’re searching for the cheapest flight price according to days, try flights on Tuesday and Thursday.

Finding Flight Specials to Cape Town

Local airlines are always offering awesome flight deals to the Mother City from airports all around South Africa. Our user-friendly website and easy online search and book system makes it simple to find cheap return flights to Cape Town and special deals.

Simply keep checking the Flight Bookings’ site for the best price for a ticket to CPT, book your seat with one of South Africa’s top airlines and get ready for an amazing holiday.

When is the Best Time to Visit Cape Town?

Cape Town is a popular destination for both business and leisure travellers. The area enjoys a temperate climate and as such the best time to visit Cape Town for a beach holiday is during the summer months from January to the End of April. The warm and dry months are from October to April.

When visiting Cape Town during peak season, you can expect a sunny, cheerful and exceptionally welcoming atmosphere. The beaches will be buzzing with locals and tourists, and the nightlife is vibrant.

If you are visiting Cape Town to go hiking and to explore Table Mountain and the surrounding wildlife, it's a great idea to book your flights around the months of April to June. During this time the air is crisp and the views are mostly clear.

The rainy days in Cape Town, which are from June to August, are ideal for wine tasting, cycling and fine dining holidays. Fireside romance is a popular holiday theme for those travelling during these colder months.

Top Things to Do & See in CPT

Table Mountain is and always has been a popular tourist attraction in Cape Town. The mountain hosts visitors from far and wide and offers a restaurant, gift shop, cable car rides and even a number of hikes. Other places of interest in and around the city include the following:

  • Robben Island for a visit to the World Heritage Site where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned
  • V & A Waterfront for world-class shopping
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
  • Boulders Beach's colony of free-roaming penguins
  • Lion's Head
  • Signal Hill
Interesting Facts About CPT

Once you've booked your cheap flight to Cape Town International Airport through Flight Bookings, you will want to explore all that the city has to offer. You might find the following of interest:

  • Cape Town was founded in 1652 by Jan van Riebeeck
  • In 2014, the New York Times named Cape Town as the best place in the world to visit
  • The Table Mountain National Park hosts more plant species than the whole of New Zealand
  • The Castle of Good Hope in Cape Town is officially the oldest building in South Africa
  • The Cape Floral Kingdom in CPT is home to over 7 000 plant species that are found nowhere else in the world
  • Cape Town's wine industry is one of the oldest in the world, second to Europe and the Mediterranean. The first wine produced in South Africa was recorded in February 1659.
  • The first human heart transplant was performed in Cape Town at Groote Schuur Hospital by Chris Barnard in 1967
Book Cheap Plane Tickets to Cape Town, South Africa, Today

Our booking process is easy and everything can be done online, from finding the best flight price to making a payment with a credit card.

When booking cheap flights to Cape Town with us, you can expect to fly with one of South Africa's trusted low-cost carriers, such as Kulula Airlines or Mango Airlines.

The ground staff and cabin crew hosting your flight will make you feel safe and comfortable at all times. Don't pay more than you have to for your flight to the Mother City! Book a cheap plane ticket to Cape Town with us today.

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