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Cheap LHR to CPT Flights

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London to Cape Town route information

Origin Airport Heathrow
Destination Airport Cape Town Intl.
Airlines Serving Air France, Air Mauritius, Austrian Airlines, British Airways, Egyptair, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, KLM, Kenya Airways, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, South African Airways, Swiss International Air Lines, Turkish Airlines
Flight Price $481
Distance 6,015 mi





Cheap LHR to CPT Flights

  • What is the cheapest day to fly?

    The cheapest day to fly from London to Cape Town is on Monday. So, if you are trying to save a little cash on your next vacation look for flights on Monday.
  • What is the cheapest day to fly to Cape Town?

    As of Sep 16th, the best day for deals to Cape Town (CPT) is Oct 8th. Your ticket will cost $542, which is 72% below this route's average price.
  • What is the cheapest airline flying from London to Cape Town?

    Ethiopian Airlines is offering the best deal at $541. Better reserve quickly because prices range all the way up to $9,197 over the next three months.
  • How long is the flight from LHR to CPT?

    If you're able to take the direct flight (which is offered by British Airways), you will be able to leave LHR at 9:35 PM BST and get to CPT at 11:05 AM SAST (11 hours and 30 minutes). Remember, there is a two-hour time change.
  • How much is a plane ticket to Cape Town (CPT) from London (LHR)?

    Cost can range anywhere from $541 to $9,197, prices for LHR to CPT do fluctuate a lot more than most routes from the United Kingdom. However, usually the sooner you book, the more you'll be able to save.
  • What airports do you fly into for Cape Town?

    There is more than one way to get to Cape Town. London City Airport is just 22 miles away, and flights are 23% cheaper on average for the next few months. Save now and put it towards your next adventure.
  • Do some days of the week have more flight times than others?

    When you're flying from LHR to CPT, the day with the most flight times is Sunday, with five different options. Friday currently offers the least amount of flight times with four options.

London to Cape Town Flights

Sometimes you just need to get out of town or maybe you’re looking for a change of scenery. Regardless of the reason, a flight from London to Cape Town will do just the trick! Go on, plan to see all the famous landmarks and eat your weight in the local cuisine. Your trip is beckoning, so answer the call by packing your suitcase and filling your travel itinerary with exploring Cape Town.

Whether you’re flying for business or jet-setting on your personal time, you’ve come to the right place. Here at, we’ll pair you up with LHR to CPT flights that won’t make your bank account wince. Ready to temporarily leave behind London for new horizons? Browse through our cheap airfare, and filter by flight times and dates until you find just what you had in mind. From flights without layovers to ones that arrive early in the morning, you’ll come across plane tickets that suit your travel preferences. You can even bundle your flight to CPT with hotels and car rentals to score even bigger savings.

All set to hit the clouds? Book your travel arrangements with us today and have left-over money to put toward your travel outings and adventures.

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*Savings amount equal to 100% when flight + hotel are booked together. Prices based on searches conducted by fellow shoppers within the past 24 hours. There is no guarantee that these prices will be in effect at the time of your search. Vacation package savings are based on comparison to prices on of the same components booked separately. Savings vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and travel partners, and aren't available on all packages.