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Train Local, one-way ticket
140% Trains are 140% more expensive in Edinburgh than in Cape Town.
Cape Town £0.85
Edinburgh £2
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
150% The average meal is 150% more expensive in Edinburgh than in Cape Town.
Cape Town £6.36
Edinburgh £16
Distance: 6342 miles
Cape Town airports
Cape Town International Airport (CPT) How far from city centre: 11 miles
Edinburgh airports
Turnhouse (EDI) How far from city centre: 6 miles
Glasgow Scotland (GLA) How far from city centre: 42 miles
Prestwick (PIK) How far from city centre: 63 miles

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Tips for booking cheap flights from Cape Town to Edinburgh

Now you are a little bit closer to your destination. If you are looking for cheap flights from Cape Town to Edinburgh, here you will find all the information you need to book your tickets.


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1. What can I do to save money when booking flights from Cape Town to Edinburgh?

To save money when booking flights from Cape Town to Edinburgh, you can follow these tips:

By following these strategies, you can efficiently save money when booking flights from Cape Town to Edinburgh, ensuring a more economical and enjoyable journey.

2. Can the price of my tickets from Cape Town to Edinburgh change during the booking process?

Prices for tickets from Cape Town to Edinburgh may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

3. Can I book last-minute flights from Cape Town to Edinburgh on Opodo?

When booking a flight, you may encounter situations where your desired travel date is unavailable or the flight price has increased beyond your budget. Rest assured, Opodo offers a solution. Explore our last-minute flight deals to find affordable options, especially if you have flexibility with your travel dates. Whether you need to depart on short notice or simply want to discover the cheapest day to fly between Cape Town and Edinburgh, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

4. How to make my reservation through the Opodo search engine?

Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between Cape Town to Edinburgh airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.


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Frequently asked questions about flights from Cape Town to Edinburgh

How long does the flight take to go from Cape Town to Edinburgh?
The total flight time between Cape Town and Edinburgh is of around 14:52 hours on average, considering an average distance of 10,959 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Cape Town to Edinburgh at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Cape Town to Edinburgh is 312£. 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 Edinburgh expensive to visit compared to Cape Town?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Edinburgh costs an average of 4.25 GBP, 400% more expensive than Cape Town, with a fare of 0.85 GBP, while train tickets costs 135% more in Edinburgh: 2.00 GBP against 0.85 GBP in Cape Town. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 16.00 GBP in Edinburgh, 152% more than the 6.36 GBP in Cape Town. The price of the coffee is around 119% more expensive in Edinburgh, with an average of 3.48 GBP , while in Cape Town the coffee costs 1.59 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Cape Town to Edinburgh?
The most popular months to book a trip from Cape Town to Edinburgh are May, December and October, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Cape Town to Edinburgh?
The best time of the year to go to Edinburgh when flying from Cape Town depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1º month to fly to Edinburgh from Cape Town in terms of searches from our customer, followed by September and November. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, April and May are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Cape Town - Edinburgh.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Cape Town to Edinburgh?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions United Kingdom 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 is the weather in Edinburgh 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 ,Edinburgh's temperatures can go up to 24.09 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -4.11 ºC in Edinburgh, 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 Edinburgh have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from Cape Town to Edinburgh are:
Emirates, stopping in Dubai for 145 minutes minimum.
  • Turkish Airlines, with 135 minutes scale in Istanbul.
  • Lufthansa, with 320 minutes scale in Frankfurt.
Flight Duration 14 h and 52 m Flights between Cape Town and Edinburgh take, on average, 14 h and 52 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £312 Cheapest price for a flight between Cape Town and Edinburgh found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High season December According to search data from our customers, December is the busiest time to fly from Cape Town to Edinburgh
Best time to book May According to real data May is the most popular time to book a flight to Edinburgh when departing from Cape Town

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