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Cape Town to Johannesburg flights

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Departure Sat, 29 May Return Wed, 02 Jun
CPT Cape Town
JNB Johannesburg
return from £52
Departure Thu, 10 Jun Return Sat, 12 Jun
CPT Cape Town
JNB Johannesburg
return from £59
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 19.93 ZAR
British Pound Sterling South African Rand
1 ZAR = 0.06 GBP
Last checked on 18 May 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
76%

Trains are 76% more expensive in Johannesburg than in Cape Town.

Cape Town
£1
Johannesburg
£1.76
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
0%

A meal in Johannesburg costs roughly the same as in Cape Town.

Cape Town
£6.02
Johannesburg
£6.02
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
42%

Taxis are 42% more expensive in Johannesburg than in Cape Town.

Cape Town
£0.88
Johannesburg
£1.25
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
0%

A coffee in Johannesburg costs roughly the same as in Cape Town.

Cape Town
£1.4
Johannesburg
£1.4
Cape Town airports
  • ( Cape Town International Airport (CPT)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
Johannesburg airports
  • ( OR Tambo International Airport (JNB)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
  • ( Lanseria Intl Apt (HLA)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ( Rand (QRA)
    How far from city centre: 8 miles
  • ( Grand Central (GCJ)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
K Distance: 787 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg

😷 Is it safe to travel from Cape Town to Johannesburg 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 South Africa 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 much are flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg?
The average price to go from Cape Town to Johannesburg is of 64.02 GBP, but bare in mind that ticket prices may vary depending on the season and on how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Cape Town to Johannesburg is 52£. 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 Johannesburg expensive to visit compared to Cape Town?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Johannesburg costs an average of 1.22 GBP, 24% more expensive than Cape Town, with a fare of 0.98 GBP, while train tickets costs 74% more in Johannesburg: 1.71 GBP against 0.98 GBP in Cape Town. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 6.36 GBP in Johannesburg, 8% more than the 5.87 GBP in Cape Town. The price of the coffee is around 1% more expensive in Johannesburg, with an average of 1.38 GBP , while in Cape Town the coffee costs 1.37 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Cape Town to Johannesburg?
The most popular months to book a trip from Cape Town to Johannesburg are January, December and November, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Cape Town to Johannesburg?
The best time of the year to go to Johannesburg when flying from Cape Town depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, January is the top 1º month to fly to Johannesburg from Cape Town in terms of searches from our customer, followed by February and December. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, July and October are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Cape Town -  Johannesburg.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Cape Town to Johannesburg?
The total flight time between Cape Town and Johannesburg is of around 02:02 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,257 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 Johannesburg 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 ,Johannesburg's temperatures can go up to 31.84 ºC during the hot season, with 6.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -0.43 ºC in Johannesburg, 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 Johannesburg have an average of 0.9 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Cape Town and Johannesburg?
The main airport route flying between Cape Town and Johannesburg is: Cape Town International Airport (CPT) to Lanseria Intl Apt (HLA). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Fly Safair.
  • Alternatively, you can find Cape Town - Johannesburg flights between Cape Town International Airport (CPT) to OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Fly Safair.
  • Air France.
  • Klm Royal Dutch Airlines.
Airlines with indirect flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg are:
  • South African Airways, with 475 minutes scale in Port Elizabeth.

4.0 /5
Reviews: 1
4.0 /5
Craig
Date 2019-01-03 Age 31-50 City United Kingdom

Airport currently undertaken general improvements which is long overdue. Ease of Access is still great.

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2.5 /5
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3.0 /5
Cappie
Date 2019-03-24 Age City Uk

Slightly confusing layout

2.0 /5
Amorim
Date 2019-10-16 Age 31-50 City Brasil

No usb charge point

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