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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 London to Cape Town

Flights from London to Cape Town will see you arriving in the Cape of Good Hope within approximately 13 hours and 50 minutes. Planes depart from London [Heathrow Airport London Heathrow Airport (LHR), London Airport (LON) and Gatwick Airport (LGW), arriving at Cape Town International Airport (CPT). Popular airlines flying from London to Cape Town are: KLM, Air France, Lufthansa, South African Airways and British Airways. Direct flights from 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
Exchange rate 1 ZAR = 0.06 EUR
Language Afrikaans / English / Xhosa
Hub airport Cape Town International Airport (CPT)
Time difference London is 1 hour behind Cape Town in the summer (2 hours in winter)
Travel adaptor Type D / M / N

Travel documents

You will need a visa to travel from London to Cape Town.

Airport information

Cape Town International Airport is a 15-minute drive from the city centre of Cape Town.

Main attractions

The main attractions in Cape Town are Robben Island, Table Mountain and the V&A Waterfront.

Cost of living in Cape Town

Compare the costs of everyday items in London and Cape Town

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

London R100
Cape Town R262

Local beer

0,5L Draught

London R25
Cape Town R79

Pack of cigarettes


London R39
Cape Town R174

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

London R10
Cape Town R58



London R23
Cape Town R46
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