London to Cape Town flights

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Departure Thu, 16 Jul Return Tue, 21 Jul
LON London
CPT Cape Town
return from £516
Departure Thu, 30 Jul Return Tue, 11 Aug
LON London
CPT Cape Town
return from £523
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 21.1 ZAR
British Pound Sterling South African Rand
1 ZAR = 0.05 GBP
Last checked on 11 July 2020
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Cape Town are 70% cheaper than in London.

Cape Town
Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Cape Town is 62% cheaper than a meal in London.

Cape Town
Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Cape Town is 77% cheaper than in London.

Cape Town
Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Cape Town is 56% cheaper than in London.

Cape Town
London airports
  • ( Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ( Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ( Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ( Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ( London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
Cape Town airports
  • ( Cape Town International Airport (CPT)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
K Distance: 6011 miles

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Frequent questions about flights from London to Cape Town

How can I find cheap flights from London to Cape Town at eDreams?
Our search engines have found flights from 516€ for the route London - Cape Town. At eDreams we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Cape Town expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Cape Town costs an average of 0.92 GBP euros, 71% cheaper than London, with a fare of 3.20 GBP euros, while train tickets costs 72% less in Cape Town: 0.78 GBP euros against 2.80 GBP euros in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 6.46 GBP euros in Cape Town, 57% less than the 15.00 GBP euros in London. The price of the coffee is around 56% cheaper in Cape Town, with an average of 1.32 GBP euros, while in London the coffee costs 3.00 GBP.

Cape Town International Airport - Latest customer reviews

2.0 /5
Reviews: 1
2.0 /5
Date 2019-07-16 Age 51-70 City Cape Town

It's Africa not Dubai/ Doha can't expect much. Cape Town. Most violent city in world now.

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