Flights from London to Cape Town

The cheapest flights from London to Cape Town

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Cheapest

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Average

562

The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from London to Cape Town is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Ethiopian Airlines
08:15PMLondon15h30 11:45AMCape Town
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5621One-way

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The fastest flights from London to Cape Town

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Fastest Journey

15 h 30 m

Average

15 h 30 m

Flights per day

1

Distance

9671 km

Of the 1 flights that leave London for Cape Town every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Ethiopian Airlines
08:15PMLondon15h30 11:45AMCape Town
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5621One-way

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Overview: London to Cape Town flight

distanceDistance5996 miles (9671 km)
durationAverage flight duration29 h 15 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$605 (€525)
changesDirect flightNo
carriersAirlinesKenya Airways, Turkish Airlines, Condor Flugdienst, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Rwandair Express, kulula, Virgin Atlantic, KLM, British Airways, Etihad Airways, Ethiopian Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines, Emirates or South African Airways

Flights from London to Cape Town cover the 5996 miles (9671 km) long journey taking on average 29 h 15 min with our travel partners like Kenya Airways, Turkish Airlines, Condor Flugdienst, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Rwandair Express, kulula, Virgin Atlantic, KLM, British Airways, Etihad Airways, Ethiopian Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines, Emirates or South African Airways. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this route for as low as $519 (€450), but the average price of plane tickets is $605 (€525). Travelers depart most frequently from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Capetown.

Airlines: KLM, Lufthansa and Qatar Airways flights from London to Cape Town

Buy your official KLM, Lufthansa and Qatar Airways flight tickets from London to Cape Town from $519 (€450) with Omio. Find flight times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

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Germany's largest airline is Lufthansa. Fly from London to Cape Town and book your most convinient flight ticket from Lufthansa's many ticket options including: Economy Light, Economy Classic, Economy Flex, Business Class and First Class.

Find cheap tickets for Lufthansa flights between London and Cape Town on Omio. Omio can help you find the best flight deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date London to Cape Town flight schedule from Lufthansa, the latest plane ticket offers available and other travel information for the 5996 miles (9671 km) journey from London to Cape Town, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for flights to Cape Town from London in the Omio app, you can check to see if the Lufthansa flights available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the Lufthansa flight schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Cape Town from London and then book a cheap flight with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming flight from London to Cape Town with Lufthansa!

    KLM is the Netherlands' national carrier and offers two types of ticket for your flight from London to Cape Town: Economy and Business.

    KLM is one of the best options when traveling by plane from London to Cape Town. Omio quickly shows you current KLM flight schedules for the London - Cape Town journey and makes it easier than ever for you to buy plane tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest trip available. The distance from London to Cape Town is around 5996 miles (9671 km) and the cheapest KLM one-way ticket you can book starts at $519 (€450). As you check the latest London to Cape Town flight schedule from KLM for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Cape Town safely. If you search for KLM tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect KLM ticket from London to Cape Town so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

      Looking to travel by plane to Cape Town from London? Omio can help you find that perfect trip with Qatar Airways. Check Omio to see current Qatar Airways flight schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the London to Cape Town flight and book Qatar Airways tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a flight between London and Cape Town, you can expect to travel 5996 miles (9671 km) one-way with Qatar Airways. If you search for flights to Cape Town from London in the Omio app, you can check if the Qatar Airways ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the airport. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest flight with Qatar Airways, we do the work for you to get you safely to Cape Town from London. Book that perfect London to Cape Town flight now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with Qatar Airways!

        Travel Tips: London to Cape Town Flight

        Travel Tips: Take a flight to Cape Town easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Cape Town.
        FAQs

        Travel between London, United Kingdom and Cape Town, South Africa by plane is: Unrestricted.

        What is the status of international entry into South Africa from United Kingdom?

        International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

        Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in South Africa from London?

        Conditions of entry:

        • There are no current restrictions

        What are the safety rules to follow in Cape Town, South Africa?

        When traveling in South Africa, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

        • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
        • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

        The information above was last checked on 1/5/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight from London to Cape Town before traveling.

        Return travel from South Africa to United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

        Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to London from Cape Town?

        Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of South Africa

        Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Cape Town?

        Requirements for reentering:

        • There are no current restrictions

        What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

        The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

        • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
        • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

        Last checked on 1/24/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your flight to London from Cape Town.

        Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest flight from London to Cape Town for the next 7 days starting from $519 (€450)  one way.
        The flight price between London and Cape Town is on average $605 (€525)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
        The distance from London to Cape Town by plane is approximately 5996 miles (9671 km).
        While the time it takes to travel 5996 miles (9671 km) to Cape Town from London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the London to Cape Town flight journey time is on average 29 h 15 min.

        Omio customers traveling this route book their cheap flights from London Heathrow Airport   to Capetown   most frequently.

        The most popular departure airport with passengers for this trip, called London Heathrow Airport, is located 17.1 miles (27.5 km) from the city center of London.

        The most popular arrival airport, Capetown, is located 10.7 miles (17.2 km) away from the city center of Cape Town. You can check what public transit connections, taxi services or airport shuttle service options are available to take you from Capetown to the city center in Cape Town.

        For the best London to Cape Town flight to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Kenya Airways, Turkish Airlines, Condor Flugdienst, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Rwandair Express, kulula, Virgin Atlantic, KLM, British Airways, Etihad Airways, Ethiopian Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines, Emirates or South African Airways. However, it's always good to check all possible airlines with services between London and Cape Town to compare what amenities they may offer.
        In general, we recommend booking tickets for flights in advance to score the best deals from all possible airlines offering this route and save money. If you purchase plane tickets to Cape Town from London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $605 (€525) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your plane ticket from London to Cape Town a few months in advance.

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