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Cheapest flights to Thailand

Cheapest flights to Thailand in the next 3 months

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Flights from Cape Town to Thailand

Flights from Cape Town to Thailand will transport you to the land of idyllic beaches within approximately 17 hours and 10 minutes. Flights depart from Cape Town International Airport (CPT) and arrive at Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK). Popular airlines flying from Cape Town to Thailand are: Emirates, Qatar Airways, Ethiopian Airlines, South African Airways and Kenya Airways. Direct flights from Cape Town to Thailand are not available, but connecting flights with one stop-over will take you to this one-of-a-kind destination.

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Things to know before you travel to Thailand

General information

Essential details you need to know before your trip.

Country Thailand
Currency Thai Baht
Exchange rate 1 ZAR = 2.57 THB
Language Thai / English
Hub airport Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK)
Time difference Thailand is 5 hours ahead of Cape Town
Travel adaptor Type A / B / C / F / O

Travel documents

South African citizens travelling to Thailand need a valid passport to enter Thailand. Visas are not required for a stay of up to 30 days.

Airport information

From Suvarnabhumi Airport, a 45-minute drive, or 50-minute train commute will get you to Bangkok’s bustling city centre.

Main attractions

Some of Thailand’s most popular attractions include Bangkok’s Grand Palace, the beaches of Krabi, and the ancient ruins in Chiang Mai.

Cost of living in Thailand

Compare the costs of everyday items in Cape Town and Thailand

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

Cape Town R 90
Bangkok R 23

Local beer

0,5L Draught

Cape Town R 22
Bangkok R 25

Pack of cigarettes


Cape Town R 38
Bangkok R 46

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

Cape Town R 10
Bangkok R 2



Cape Town R 19
Bangkok R 27
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