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Flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town
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Top tips for finding a cheap flight out of Port Elizabeth
Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for R846 or less one-way and R1 787 or less round-trip.
The cheapest flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town was found, on average, 32 days before departure.
Book at least 2 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
High season is considered to be March, April and May. The cheapest month to fly is January.
Morning departure is around 6% more expensive than an evening flight, on average*.
All the car rental companies at the Port Elizabeth Airport, like Avis, Hertz, and Bidvest, can be reached through a single portal. This is through the ΚΑΥΑΚ's website. With this feature, you can compare prices and find the best deal for you, through all the available options.
There are lounges to use at Port Elizabeth Airport. In the domestic departures terminal, you can find the South African Airways lounge and the Premier Lounge. Anyone can use the Premier Lounge, no matter what airline they are on or what class of ticket they have. If you are traveling in First Class or Business Class, you might be able to use the SAA Baobab Premium Class lounge.
There are some conference rooms at the Port Elizabeth Airport. The conference center, like the Landing Strip, is on the first floor of the main terminal building. Catering can be set up in advance. In the Aero Park Block B, there is also a conference room that can fit up to 30 people. You can rent TVs, video games, overhead projectors, and white boards.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days
FAQs for booking flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town
If you choose a flight with more than one stop, it may be much cheaper. Even though connecting flights aren't as convenient as direct flights, most people save between 20% and 60% when they choose to fly multi-stop instead of direct.
At the Port Elizabeth airport, persons with reduced mobility have their own bathrooms and lifts to access the first floor. This is where the business-class lounge as well as restaurant are. Reserved parking is also available for disabled passengers. If you need help, go to the information desk. If a passenger needs help getting on or off the plane, they should let the airline know when they book their flight.
A direct flight to Cape Town will take on average 1h 25m to travel the 647 km flying distance from Port Elizabeth.
In normal times, a total of 55 direct flights connect Port Elizabeth to Cape Town weekly. On average, there are 7 departures per day.
The best deals for a one-way ticket found by KAYAK users over the last 3 days were on FlySafair (R17 281) and Airlink (R18 784). The cheapest round-trip tickets were found on FlySafair (R33 811) and Airlink (R36 817).
Your flight ticket price will generally be cheaper if you fly to Cape Town on a Saturday and more expensive on a Friday. On your return trip to Port Elizabeth, you should consider flying back on a Tuesday, and avoid Fridays for better deals.
The earliest flight leaves Port Elizabeth at 8:15 and lands in Cape Town at 9:40.
The last flight leaves Port Elizabeth at 19:10 and lands in Cape Town at 20:35.
All the following airlines operate direct flights between Port Elizabeth and Cape Town: Airlink, British Airways, Emirates, FlySafair, Qatar Airways, and United Airlines.
The Boeing 737 is the aircraft model that flies most regularly on the Port Elizabeth to Cape Town flight route.
oneworld, and Star Alliance are the airline alliances operating flights between Port Elizabeth and Cape Town, with oneworld being the most commonly used for this route.
There are direct flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town on a daily basis.
The two airlines most popular with KAYAK users for flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town are FlySafair and Airlink. With an average price for the route of R2 605 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 R2 449 and an overall rating of 7,8.
FlySafair, Airlink and British Airways have all waived their change and cancellation fees on flights from Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth to Cape Town.
KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Cape Town from Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.
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