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Cheapest flights to Cape Town

Cheapest flights to Cape Town in the next 3 months

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Flights from East London to Cape Town

Flights from East London to Cape Town will get you to ‘the Mother City’ within 1 hour and 40 minutes. Planes will leave from East London Airport (ELS) and drop you off at Cape Town International Airport (CPT). Popular airlines that fly from East London to Cape Town are South African Airways, FlySafair and Kulula. Non-stop flights from East London to Cape Town are available.

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Things to know before you travel to Cape Town

General information

Essential details you need to know before your trip.

Country South Africa
Currency South African Rand
Language Afrikaans / English / Xhosa
Hub airport Cape Town International Airport (CPT)
Travel adaptor Type D / M / N

Travel documents

Travellers will need a South African ID or passport to fly from East London to Cape Town.

Airport information

It takes a 15-minute drive to reach the city centre of Cape Town from Cape Town International Airport.

Main attractions

The most popular attractions in Cape Town include Table Mountain, the V&A Waterfront and Robben Island.

Cost of living in Cape Town

Compare the costs of everyday items in East London and Cape Town

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

East London R 100.00
Cape Town R 100.00

Local beer

0,5L Draught

East London R 25.00
Cape Town R 25.00

Pack of cigarettes


East London R 37.00
Cape Town R 37.50

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

East London R 10.00
Cape Town R 10.00



East London R 22.34
Cape Town R 22.34
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