Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town

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Travel Restriction Alert

The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel to Cape Town. Current restrictions to Cape Town are based on South Africa travel restrictions.
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Flight information for Johannesburg to Cape Town
(JNB to CPT)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town
Best Price Found$84The best flight deal from Johannesburg to Cape Town found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $84
Fastest flight time2h 00mThe fastest flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town takes 2h 00m
Direct flightsMon, Tue, Fri and SunDirect flights go from Johannesburg to Cape Town on Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. Airlines offering direct flights are: Cemair and Airlink.
Airports in Cape Town1 airportThere is 1 airport near Cape Town: Cape Town Intl (CPT)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Johannesburg to Cape Town

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg to Cape Town?

May

The cheapest time of year to fly to Cape Town from Johannesburg is May. Most expensive is December

What is the cheapest day to depart Johannesburg for Cape Town?

Tuesday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Tuesday. The most expensive is typically Friday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Cape Town?

in the morning

Johannesburg to Cape Town flights are approximately 15% more expensive in the afternoon than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Cape Town from Johannesburg?

Kulula

British Airways, FlySafair, and Kulula are the most popular carriers operating from Johannesburg to Cape Town

What is the cheapest Johannesburg to Cape Town flight route?

Johannesburg OR Tambo - Cape Town Intl

Fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cape Town Intl for the best Johannesburg - Cape Town flight prices

How far in advance should you book Johannesburg to Cape Town flights?

0 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town is approximately 0 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town by changing tabs
Lift
Aug 24
JNB5:30 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
2h 10m
CPT7:40 amCape Town Intl
Aug 30
CPT9:30 amCape Town Intl
2h 00m
JNB11:30 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
Nov 14
JNB3:40 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
2h 10m
CPT5:50 pmCape Town Intl
Dec 4
CPT11:00 amCape Town Intl
2h 00m
JNB1:00 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
Lift
Aug 17
JNB5:30 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
2h 10m
CPT7:40 amCape Town Intl
Aug 17
CPT9:30 amCape Town Intl
2h 00m
JNB11:30 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Lift
Aug 22
JNB2:50 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
2h 10m
CPT5:00 amCape Town Intl
Aug 25
CPT2:30 amCape Town Intl
2h 00m
JNB4:30 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Lift
Aug 15
JNB2:50 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
2h 10m
CPT5:00 amCape Town Intl
Aug 21
CPT10:30 amCape Town Intl
2h 00m
JNB12:30 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
Lift
Aug 25
JNB12:30 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
2h 10m
CPT2:40 pmCape Town Intl
Aug 26
CPT9:00 amCape Town Intl
2h 00m
JNB11:00 amJohannesburg OR Tambo

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town

If you're looking for one-way flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town, view some of our deals below provided by Cemair, FlySafair and Kulula
Cemair
Aug 10
JNB8:50 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
2h 00m
CPT10:50 amCape Town Intl
Lift
Aug 17
JNB12:30 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
2h 10m
CPT2:40 pmCape Town Intl
Lift
Aug 24
JNB5:30 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
2h 10m
CPT7:40 amCape Town Intl

Best airlines flying from Johannesburg to Cape Town

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Johannesburg to Cape Town with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
British Airways
PriceFrom $67
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.1
7.5

Boarding

7.2

Comfort

7.6

Crew

6.5

Entertainment

6.6

Food

Reviews

Cons: British Airways is always amazing

1 / 10
South African
PriceFrom $70
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.1
8.2

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.4

Crew

8.0

Entertainment

7.8

Food

Reviews

Pros: Beef for lunch

Cons: The wine, the eggs and the bathroom never clean

1 / 4
Mango
PriceFrom $84
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.3
Kulula
PriceFrom $89
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.0
9.0

Boarding

7.0

Comfort

9.0

Crew

8.0

Entertainment

8.0

Food

Reviews

Pros: The airport staff went to great length to try and assist me but couldn't due to things not in their control.

Cons: Checking in was a huge hassle as they checked by bags in all the way to Dublin but could only give me a boarding pass for one flight.

1 / 1
FlySafair
PriceFrom $97
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.0

  • Which airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cape Town Intl have COVID-19 safety policies in place?

    Many airlines have put safety measures in place to reduce the spread of COVID-19. One is FlySafair. Usage of HEPA filters, scheduled sanitation, enhanced cleaning of aircrafts, pre-flight testing, and mask policies are some of the implemented practices made by airlines to help keep you safe as you depart from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cape Town Intl. Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

  • Are airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cape Town Intl offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cape Town Intl are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travelers: FlySafair, Kulula, and British Airways.

  • How far is Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cape Town Intl by plane?

    Johannesburg OR Tambo and Cape Town Intl are 782.6 mi apart from one another. 2h 10m is a normal flight duration for this route.


What are the current travel restrictions for Cape Town?

Currently, South Africa travel restrictions include travel to Cape Town.

Entry restrictions

South Africa has restarted commercial flights into the country. International air travel is restricted to the following airports: OR Tambo International Airport, King Shaka International Airport, Cape Town International Airport.

Entry requirements

Travelers must have a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken within 72 hours prior to departure. Travelers will need to provide proof of accommodation upon arrival in case they need to self-isolate during their trip. Travelers must have a medical travel insurance with international coverage that covers COVID-19 before traveling. Travelers must complete and produce an online travel health questionnaire on your personal device before arriving in South Africa. The questionnaire is available from the South Africa Department of Health website.

Quarantine requirements

Travelers arriving in South Africa are subject to medical screening. Travelers who are symptomatic or been in contact with an infected person, they will be required to take a mandatory COVID-19 test, at their own expense. If the test is positive, they are subject to 10-day quarantine at a government-appointed facility, at their own expense. Travelers without a valid medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test results are subject to quarantine at a government-appointed facility, at their own expense.

Transiting rules

Travelers transiting through South Africa must have a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken within 72 hours prior to departure.

All other info

The government of South Africa has allowed foreign nationals with expired visas and permits to legally remain in South Africa until March 31, 2021 without being declared as undesirable when leaving.

If you are planning to travel to Cape Town at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

Alternative routes for Johannesburg to Cape Town

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