Find cheap flights from East London to Cape Town from R822
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Flight from East London to Cape Town
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Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for R906 or less one-way and R1 899 or less round-trip.
The cheapest flight from East London to Cape Town was found, on average, 83 days before departure.
Book at least 3 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
High season is considered to be June, July and August. The cheapest month to fly is February.
Morning departure is around 1% more expensive than an evening flight, on average*.
At Cape Town International Airport, A-Teck provides luggage storage as well as baggage wrapping. there is a porter service; porters, who are clad in black and orange are self-employed and depend on tips for a living. Baggage storage is available at the airport in two locations. Domestic arrivals incur a daily fee of R15 per luggage, regardless of size. Moda Exotica may store your luggage at International Departures for R20 per suitcase per day. Lost and found items are brought to the police station.
The airport Conference Centre, situated in the Southern Office Bock near the Domestic Terminal, provides meeting and conference facilities. the airport also has fully furnished offices with secretarial services available for short-term and long-term rental. Premium lounges are available at both the domestic and international terminals. Both terminals include British Airways and South African Airways lounges.
Lifts, ramps, and adapted bathrooms are available at Cape Town International Airport for handicapped passengers. Wheelchairs may be provided if necessary; travellers should notify their airline of such requirements in advance. In the mufti-story car park, there are also designated parking spaces for handicapped travellers. If help is necessary, please call the airport 48 hours before arrival.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days
FAQs for booking flights from East London to Cape Town
Access inside the terminal building is made simpler for impaired passengers with the availability of elevators, ramps, and special parking spaces for disabled travelers at East London Airport. East London Airport is completely disability-friendly.
There are a number of various available airlines you can choose from to get from East London to Cape Town. Safair is a top choice for many frequent travellers. This is because it has over 91 flights every month. Additionally, ou could also look into Airlink, which has over 82 flights a month between the two places. If you look around, you'll know you got the best deal.
Direct flights take on average 1h 40m to travel the 861 km between East London and Cape Town.
In normal times, a total of 15 direct flights connect East London to Cape Town weekly. On average, there are 2 departures per day.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest one-way tickets to Cape Town from East London were found on FlySafair (R15 732) and Airlink (R47 195), and the lowest return tickets were found on FlySafair (R31 463) and Airlink (R92 195).
If you are looking for a flight deal from East London to Cape Town, look for departures on Tuesdays and avoid leaving on a Thursday, as it's usually the priciest day. When flying back from Cape Town, Saturday is the cheapest day to fly and Monday is the most expensive.
The earliest flight leaves East London at 8:50 and lands in Cape Town at 10:30.
The last flight leaves East London at 18:15 and lands in Cape Town at 20:00.
Cemair, and FlySafair operate direct flights from East London to Cape Town.
The Boeing 737 is the aircraft model that flies most regularly on the East London to Cape Town flight route.
There are direct flights from East London to Cape Town on a daily basis.
The two airlines most popular with KAYAK users for flights from East London to Cape Town are FlySafair and Airlink. With an average price for the route of R3 043 and an overall rating of 8,0, FlySafair is the most popular choice. Airlink is also a great choice for the route, with an average price of R5 388 and an overall rating of 7,8.
FlySafair and Cemair have all waived their change and cancellation fees on flights from East London to Cape Town. Confirm policies on booking site.
KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from East London to Cape Town.
KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Cape Town from East London is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.
Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional return ticket. You could then fly to Cape Town with an airline and back to East London with another airline.
Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Cape Town from East London up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.