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Flights to Cape Town in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 6% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average priceS$ 1,117Average for round-trip flights in October 2021
Round-trip fromS$ 1,166From Singapore Changi to Cape Town Intl

Cheap flights to Cape Town in October, November 2021

The best prices found for CPT flights for October, November
18 Nov - 22 Nov
S$ 1,139pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
SIN
Singapore Changi
18 Nov - 22 Nov
S$ 1,164pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
SIN
Singapore Changi
18 Nov - 22 Nov
S$ 1,166pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
SIN
Singapore Changi

Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town found for this year
18 Nov - 22 Nov
S$ 1,139pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
SIN
Singapore Changi
18 Nov - 22 Nov
S$ 1,164pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
SIN
Singapore Changi
18 Nov - 22 Nov
S$ 1,166pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
SIN
Singapore Changi

Cheapest prices for Cape Town flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Cape Town found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
S$ 1,230
March
S$ 1,082
May
S$ 941
June
S$ 1,133
September
S$ 1,139
October
S$ 1,078
November
S$ 1,016
December
S$ 1,307
Currently, is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Cape Town Intl. Flying to Cape Town Intl in December will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Cape Town Intl Airport?

Average Cape Town Intl flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
SIN - CPT
Price
S$ 940 - S$ 1,881
CPT
Temperature
19 - 29 °C
CPT
Precipitation
9 - 94 mm
Whilst there are several times of the year to choose from, June is seen as the time to fly to Cape Town, however, it is possible to get good deals throughout the year. February sees the temperatures in Cape Town peak to their warmest. July tends, on average, to see the most amount of rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight to Cape Town?

To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Cape Town, you should look to book at least 18 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Cape Town?

Wednesday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Cape Town. Flying on Saturday will result in higher flight prices.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Cape Town?

Cape Town flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the morning. Booking a flight in the afternoon will likely mean higher prices.

The ubiquitous fog hovering over Table Mountain, waves crashing against surfboards and carpets of rolling wineries: these are quintessential images of Cape Town. Blessed with one of the most distinct and varied landscapes in Africa and pleasant weather year-round Cape Town offers an exciting experience to lovers of the great outdoors and anyone looking for a cosmopolitan yet relaxed city to visit.

The city’s infectious energy summons even the most jet-lagged traveller to head out into the outdoors, and as Capetonians do – either hit the water to ride some waves or hike up Table Mountain. History buffs booking flights to Cape Town should reserve a tour of the infamous Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for two decades.

Exploring Cape Town’s diverse neighbourhoods is a great way to get to know the city. Wander the cobbled streets of Bo-Kaap – the historic home of the Muslims whose ancestors were brought as slaves over from Indonesia, India and Turkey. From there the glitzy beach towns of Camps Bay and Clifton are within reach.

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Cape Town climate

On a peninsula between the Indian and Atlantic Oceans, Cape Town has mild winters and warm summers. Winter temperatures range from seven to 12 degrees (C) between June and August. Spring is unpredictable and can have pleasant, sunny days or days when the Cape Doctor, a southeast wind, blows up to 75mph. Summer can be very warm from December to March with temperatures reaching the 40s, but the Cape Doctor keeps it bearable. March to April and early May have the best weather and gentle winds. Rainfall is moderate throughout the year.

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When is the best time to fly to Cape Town?

Peak Season:

With its mild climate, Cape Town is popular year-round so cheap flights to Cape Town can be found with advance planning. The peak travel season is from November through January. The area is particularly crowded during school holidays, especially the South African summer vacation period from December 1 through January 15, so plan Cape Town flights and accommodations ahead of time. Easter is another popular vacation time, as are July and August.

 

Off Season:

February through March and October are excellent times to visit because the weather is nice but the city has fewer crowds. This is also a good time to find cheap flights to Cape Town and discounted hotels because tourism is low and the city is looking for visitors. If you will be visiting for at least a week or so, winter generally has glorious days mixed in with the gloomy cold ones, and winter is when you can find the best deals.

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Getting around Cape Town

The best way to get downtown after your Cape Town flight is by hopping aboard a taxi or bus at the airport. In the city’s centre, the cheapest option to get around is Cape Town’s public bus system. Save some money by buying your tickets ahead of time and in bulk – books of ten tickets are sold. But be careful if you’re on a tight schedule. Posted drop-off and pick-up times are just estimates, and you don’t want to get stranded. If you’d rather take a taxi, you’ll be spending more money, but saving time. If you feel like doing the research, the tourism centre offers shuttle buses to popular tourist attractions such as the Table Mountain Cableway. 

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What airport do you fly into for flights to Cape Town?

Travellers will need to book flights to Cape Town Intl (CPT) if they wish to fly to Cape Town. The Cape Town airport is 15.6 km from the city centre.

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