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London Cape Town from £456

The flight to Cape Town from London takes at least 11 hours. Flights to Cape Town are available from several terminals in London including Gatwick and Heathrow and City airports. There are hundreds of deals available on the travel market, however the best place to search for a cheap flight between London and Cape Town is on the internet. Every flight to Cape Town from London will involve at least one stopover at a European or Middle Eastern city on route. Zurich, Istanbul and Dubai are all common detour locations. Be advised that detours will sometimes increase your overall travel time to up to 43 hours. Once your flight to Cape Town arrives, you will be roughly 15 miles from the city. From the airport, you can rent a car or use the airport shuttle service, however taxis are in regular operation too, making your onward journey perfectly easy.

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  • 1191

    London - Cape Town

    Turkish Airlines
    06/12/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 17h55
    Turkish Airlines
    14/01/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 17h25
    from £455.88
  • 1185

    London - Cape Town

    Turkish Airlines
    29/11/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 24h20
    Turkish Airlines
    14/01/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 17h55
    from £487.18
  • 1190

    London - Cape Town

    Turkish Airlines
    30/11/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 16h50
    Turkish Airlines
    14/01/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 17h25
    from £506.87
  • 1186

    London - Cape Town

    Turkish Airlines
    26/11/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 17h55
    Turkish Airlines
    11/12/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 17h25
    from £507.20
  • 1185

    London - Cape Town

    Turkish Airlines
    29/11/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 17h55
    Turkish Airlines
    21/12/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 30h20
    from £521.09
  • 1160

    London - Cape Town

    Turkish Airlines
    04/02/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 24h20
    Turkish Airlines
    25/02/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 17h25
    from £522.70
  • 865

    London - Cape Town

    Air France
    10/01/2019 1 stop(s) Duration 13h55
    Air France
    17/01/2019 2 stop(s) Duration 19h10
    from £524.53
  • 866

    London - Cape Town

    Rwandair Express
    18/10/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 18h35
    Rwandair Express
    31/10/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 27h10
    from £530.96
  • 1159

    London - Cape Town

    Turkish Airlines
    12/02/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 24h20
    Turkish Airlines
    26/02/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 24h20
    from £532.50
  • 1141

    London - Cape Town

    Turkish Airlines
    20/01/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 36h00
    Turkish Airlines
    05/02/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 17h25
    from £538.38
  • 1192

    London - Cape Town

    Turkish Airlines
    05/12/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 17h55
    Turkish Airlines
    10/01/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 22h55
    from £540.70
  • 1160

    London - Cape Town

    Emirates
    04/02/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 20h00
    Emirates
    25/02/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 19h50
    from £547.17
  • 1185

    London - Cape Town

    KLM
    29/11/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 14h10
    KLM
    22/12/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 14h40
    from £557.40
  • 1185

    London - Cape Town

    Qatar Airways
    29/11/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 18h25
    Qatar Airways
    23/12/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 19h30
    from £557.51
  • 866

    London - Cape Town

    Ethiopian Airlines
    18/10/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 15h45
    Ethiopian Airlines
    31/10/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 17h40
    from £562.32
  • 1186

    London - Cape Town

    Qatar Airways
    26/11/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 18h25
    Qatar Airways
    11/01/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 19h30
    from £572.46
  • 1157

    London - Cape Town

    Ethiopian Airlines
    09/10/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 15h55
    Ethiopian Airlines
    24/10/2017 1 stop(s) Duration 16h55
    from £577.30
  • 865

    London - Cape Town

    Egyptair
    10/01/2019 2 stop(s) Duration 20h00
    Egyptair
    17/01/2019 2 stop(s) Duration 41h35
    from £627.21
  • 865

    London - Cape Town

    Swiss
    10/01/2019 1 stop(s) Duration 26h55
    Swiss
    17/01/2019 2 stop(s) Duration 19h00
    from £640.00
  • 865

    London - Cape Town

    Emirates
    10/01/2019 1 stop(s) Duration 18h05
    Emirates
    17/01/2019 1 stop(s) Duration 19h25
    from £687.00
  • 865

    London - Cape Town

    Qatar Airways
    10/01/2019 1 stop(s) Duration 18h00
    Qatar Airways
    17/01/2019 1 stop(s) Duration 19h45
    from £754.51
  • 865

    London - Cape Town

    Ethiopian Airlines
    06/07/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 15h45
    Ethiopian Airlines
    14/07/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 29h10
    from £788.64
  • 865

    London - Cape Town

    Emirates
    06/07/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 18h20
    Emirates
    14/07/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 27h10
    from £824.00
  • 866

    London - Cape Town

    South African Airways
    18/10/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 19h55
    South African Airways
    31/10/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 17h20
    from £973.81
  • 865

    London - Cape Town

    South African Airways
    06/07/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 27h25
    South African Airways
    14/07/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 35h30
    from £1,023.91
  • 865

    London - Cape Town

    Qatar Airways
    06/07/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 18h10
    Qatar Airways
    14/07/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 19h25
    from £1,092.51
  • 867

    London - Cape Town

    British Airways
    26/12/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 15h25
    British Airways
    05/01/2019 1 stop(s) Duration 34h50
    from £1,125.13
  • 867

    London - Cape Town

    South African Airways
    26/12/2018 1 stop(s) Duration 23h45
    South African Airways
    05/01/2019 1 stop(s) Duration 36h35
    from £1,143.81
  • 867

    London - Cape Town

    Etihad Airways
    26/12/2018 2 stop(s) Duration 29h30
    Etihad Airways
    05/01/2019 2 stop(s) Duration 32h00
    from £1,158.99
  • 867

    London - Cape Town

    Air France
    26/12/2018 2 stop(s) Duration 26h05
    Air France
    05/01/2019 2 stop(s) Duration 20h10
    from £1,161.50

Cheap London - Cape Town Flights

To travel between London and Cape Town at a low cost, Easyvoyage provides two major pieces of information: the calendar and the price history for London - Cape Town flights. These elements will allow you to analyse the cheapest London - Cape Town flights by departure date.

Sightseeing Cape Town 1 Table Mountain

One of the most iconic and popular attractions in the city is the natural beauty of Table Mountain. There are several pathways to the top, however Platteklip Gorge is one of the most popular. Make sure you are moderately fit though and be sure to carry some water with you.

2 Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens

Regarded as one of the seven most impressive botanical gardens on the planet, Kirstenbosch covers more than 500 hectares of land and a number of rare and endangered African plants can be viewed.

3 Clifton Beach

Winner of a Travellers Choice Award in 2013, Clifton beach offers sun worshippers a tranquil setting combining of beautiful white sand and cool ocean temperatures. A handful of vendors can be seen walking up and down the beach selling refreshments and light snacks.

4 The African Dance Theatre

These one hour shows are extremely impressive. A collection of African songs are performed by a team of incredibly energetic artists using handmade instruments.

5 Two Oceans Aquarium

With several tanks showcasing the incredible marine life associated with the oceans surrounding South Africa, Two Oceans Aquarium offers a splendid day out for the whole family. Seahorses and ragged tooth sharks can be viewed here as well as many other species and if you head to this aquarium in the early afternoon, you can watch the penguins being fed.

Required travel documents for South Africa

Cape Town is two hours in front of GMT during standard daylight time. British passport holders can travel around South Africa for up to three months without a visa. You should make sure your passport is valid for at least one month after you leave the country and also be sure to leave at least two blank pages inside. The currency used here is the South African Rand. Finding a cheap flight to this glorious South African destination will take you to one of the most popular international tourist destinations in Africa. The well established infrastructure combined with a fantastic climate and stunning scenery are just a few reasons why.
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