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Cape Town Richards Bay
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Thu, 15 Aug CPT - RCB
£153 £148
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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
400% Trains are 400% more expensive in Richards Bay than in Cape Town.
Cape Town £0.85
Richards Bay £4.25
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
5% A meal in Richards Bay is 5% cheaper than a meal in Cape Town.
Cape Town £6.38
Richards Bay £6.06
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 23.44 ZAR
1 ZAR = 0.05 GBP
Last checked on 29 May 2024
Distance: 882 miles
Cape Town airports
Cape Town International Airport (CPT) How far from city centre: 11 miles
Richards Bay airports
Richards Bay Airport (RCB) How far from city centre: 1 miles

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Cape Town to Richards Bay

How long does the flight take to go from Cape Town to Richards Bay?
The total flight time between Cape Town and Richards Bay is of around 03:25 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,745 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 Richards Bay at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Cape Town to Richards Bay is 148£. 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 Richards Bay expensive to visit compared to Cape Town?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Richards Bay costs an average of 1.28 GBP, 51% more expensive than Cape Town, with a fare of 0.85 GBP, while train tickets costs 400% more in Richards Bay: 4.25 GBP against 0.85 GBP in Cape Town. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 6.06 GBP in Richards Bay, 5% less than the 6.38 GBP in Cape Town. The price of the coffee is around 16% cheaper in Richards Bay, with an average of 1.35 GBP, while in Cape Town the coffee costs 1.60 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Cape Town to Richards Bay?
The most popular months to book a trip from Cape Town to Richards Bay are February, September and August, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Cape Town to Richards Bay?
The best time of the year to go to Richards Bay when flying from Cape Town depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, October is the top 1º month to fly to Richards Bay from Cape Town in terms of searches from our customer, followed by November and April. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, March, May and June are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Cape Town - Richards Bay.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Cape Town to Richards Bay?
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!
Airlines with indirect flights from Cape Town to Richards Bay are:
South African Airways, stoping in Johannesburg for 65 minutes minimun.
Flight Duration 3 h and 25 m Flights between Cape Town and Richards Bay take, on average, 3 h and 25 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £148 Cheapest price for a flight between Cape Town and Richards Bay found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High season October According to search data from our customers, October is the busiest time to fly from Cape Town to Richards Bay
Airlines flying this route South African Airways Airline(s) with flights between Cape Town to Richards Bay

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