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Origin Destination Price R/T Dates Airline
London LON     to     Cape Town CPT £457 02/15 - 02/21 Ethiopian Airlines
London LON     to     Cape Town CPT £456 03/29 - 04/14 Ethiopian Airlines
London LCY     to     Cape Town CPT £487 03/02 - 03/22 Ethiopian Airlines
London LON     to     Cape Town CPT £510 02/24 - 03/18 Emirates
London LON     to     Cape Town CPT £843 12/20 - 01/24 SWISS
London LON     to     Cape Town CPT £890 12/21 - 01/24 Multiple Airlines
London LON     to     Cape Town CPT £927 12/21 - 01/23 Multiple Airlines

Marvel over the harbour views in Cape Town


Cape Town successfully blends a remarkable natural landscape with a thriving harbour city. Book a trip to the area and experience a city rich in cultural heritage. Tour the township regions of Khayelitsha, Cape Flats and Bo-Kaap and mingle with the locals in the bars and restaurants. Discover the hidden beach coves, hike through trails at the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) or relax by the port and look out at the Atlantic Ocean. Whale watching is an encouraged pursuit and many species including Orca and Bryde whales can be spotted off the north coast. For those looking for a peaceful beach break, hire a sun lounger on the False Bay where the water is warmest and the atmosphere is chilled. In the evening book a table at a restaurant near the lively Victoria and Alfred Waterfront for the best in local seafood.


Why Go

Cape Town is considered to be one of the most popular tourist destinations in South Africa. From its beautiful natural landscape to vibrant city life, Cape Town has much to offer. Tour the botanical regions and mountains or party with locals in the beach bars and clubs.


When To Go

Cape Town features a Mediterranean climate prone to mild yet wet winter months and long, hot summers. Winter lasts from June to August with temperatures reaching 18°C. Flights are usually cheaper at this time. Cape Town’s summer runs from November to March and with temperatures exceeding 27°C it’s popular with tourists. The best time to visit is during the quieter months of April and May where temperatures maintain a steady high of 21°C.


How To Get There

The city is served by Cape Town International Airport offering a reliable international and domestic flight network. Fly direct from destinations in Europe and The Middle East with Lufthansa, KLM, Emirates and Singapore Airlines. South African Airways operate scheduled services to Cape Town from London Heathrow Airport. The duration of flights from the UK can take over 12 hours.


Must See

A must see attraction when visiting Cape Town is the majestic Table Mountain. Considered an iconic feature of the landscape, join a tour of the Table Mountain National Park to marvel over the sprawling terrain. Get close to Cape Town’s wildlife and visit the Cape Fur Seal colonies on the outlying islands. The townships are one of the most interesting aspects when touring the area. Wander through the streets to see brightly coloured Dutch influenced buildings and experience the lively atmosphere of the markets.

Airlines that fly London to Cape Town nonstop

Airline ▼ Flight No. Depart Arrival Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su Valid
Air France 1381 06:40a 09:50p 11/10/2016 - 27/10/2016
Air France 1081 06:55a 09:50p 11/10/2016 - 27/10/2016
Air France 1081 07:05a 10:50p 30/10/2016 - 01/01/2017
British Airways 952 12:10p 07:35a 30/10/2016 - 01/01/2017
British Airways 952 12:40p 07:25a 29/10/2016 - 29/10/2016
British Airways 954 02:15p 07:35a 30/10/2016 - 01/01/2017
British Airways 910 03:10p 11:00a 02/12/2016 - 21/12/2016
British Airways 912 04:05p 11:00a 02/12/2016 - 16/12/2016
British Airways 680 04:15p 01:00p 30/10/2016 - 01/01/2017
British Airways 914 05:10p 11:00a 07/12/2016 - 21/12/2016
British Airways 55 06:00p 11:15a 30/10/2016 - 01/01/2017
British Airways 77 06:50p 02:15p 01/11/2016 - 27/12/2016
British Airways 55 07:05p 11:25a 06/09/2016 - 25/10/2016
British Airways 77 08:20p 02:15p 18/10/2016 - 25/10/2016
British Airways 57 08:50p 03:00p 30/10/2016 - 20/12/2016
British Airways 57 09:20p 12:50p 23/10/2016 - 29/10/2016
Ethiopian Airlines 701 09:00p 03:30p 01/09/2016 - 29/10/2016
KLM 1000 06:30a 09:15p 09/09/2016 - 28/10/2016
Lufthansa 907 01:30p 08:15a 06/10/2016 - 27/10/2016
Lufthansa 2475 01:50p 07:35a 30/10/2016 - 25/12/2016
Lufthansa 909 03:30p 08:15a 20/10/2016 - 27/10/2016
Lufthansa 2477 04:25p 07:25a 29/10/2016 - 29/10/2016
Lufthansa 911 04:30p 10:55a 01/11/2016 - 27/12/2016
Lufthansa 915 05:30p 10:55a 01/11/2016 - 20/12/2016
Lufthansa 917 06:30p 11:00a 02/12/2016 - 21/12/2016
SAA 235 06:05p 01:05p 07/11/2016 - 05/12/2016
SAA 235 07:00p 12:15p 20/10/2016 - 27/10/2016
SAA 237 09:00p 12:50p 23/10/2016 - 29/10/2016
SAA 237 09:05p 04:10p 30/10/2016 - 01/01/2017
Turkish Airlines 1972 06:00p 01:00p 30/10/2016 - 01/01/2017

Frequent flyer mileage calculator

The distance between London and Cape Town is approximately 6012 miles.