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Cape Town to Amsterdam flights

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Departure Sun, 16 May Return Sun, 30 May
CPT Cape Town
AMS Amsterdam
return from £451
Departure Thu, 10 Jun Return Mon, 14 Jun
CPT Cape Town
AMS Amsterdam
return from £453
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.15 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.88 GBP
Last checked on 14 May 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
173%

Trains are 173% more expensive in Amsterdam than in Cape Town.

Cape Town
£1.02
Amsterdam
£2.78
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
114%

The average meal is 114% more expensive in Amsterdam than in Cape Town.

Cape Town
£6.1
Amsterdam
£13.04
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
389%

Taxis are 389% more expensive in Amsterdam than in Cape Town.

Cape Town
£0.89
Amsterdam
£4.35
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
106%

Coffee is 106% more expensive in Amsterdam than in Cape Town.

Cape Town
£1.42
Amsterdam
£2.92
Cape Town airports
  • ( Cape Town International Airport (CPT)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
Amsterdam airports
  • ( Schiphol (AMS)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
  • ( Welschap (EIN)
    How far from city centre: 67 miles
  • ( Rotterdam (RTM)
    How far from city centre: 40 miles
K Distance: 6020 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam

😷 Is it safe to travel from Cape Town to Amsterdam during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Netherlands may apply when travelling from Cape Town. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Cape Town to Amsterdam is 451£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Amsterdam expensive to visit compared to Cape Town?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Amsterdam costs an average of 4.32 GBP, 341% more expensive than Cape Town, with a fare of 0.98 GBP, while train tickets costs 182% more in Amsterdam: 2.76 GBP against 0.98 GBP in Cape Town. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 12.96 GBP in Amsterdam, 121% more than the 5.87 GBP in Cape Town. The price of the coffee is around 110% more expensive in Amsterdam, with an average of 2.88 GBP , while in Cape Town the coffee costs 1.37 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Cape Town to Amsterdam?
The most popular months to book a trip from Cape Town to Amsterdam are January, October and May, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Cape Town to Amsterdam?
The best time of the year to go to Amsterdam when flying from Cape Town depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, June is the top 1º month to fly to Amsterdam from Cape Town in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and August. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, September, March and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Cape Town -  Amsterdam.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Cape Town to Amsterdam?
The total flight time between Cape Town and Amsterdam is of around 17:52 hours on average, considering an average distance of 13,626 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Amsterdam compared to Cape Town?
While in Cape Town the temperatures can reach an average of 28.98 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 9.0 mm ,Amsterdam's temperatures can go up to 30.44 ºC during the hot season, with 6.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -2.89 ºC in Amsterdam, compared to the 4.54 ºC average degrees reported in Cape Town. During the winter period, Cape Town can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while Amsterdam have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Cape Town and Amsterdam?
The main airport route flying between Cape Town and Amsterdam is: Cape Town International Airport (CPT) to Schiphol (AMS). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Klm Royal Dutch Airlines.
  • Air France.
Airlines with indirect flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam are:
  • Turkish Airlines, with 170 minutes scale in Istanbul.
  • Turkish Airlines, with 170 minutes scale in Istanbul.
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