If you aren’t able to travel during the month of May, then book flights to Cape Town from United Kingdom during November instead. Flights to Cape Town in November, while not as cheap as those in May, still average around £506.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Cape Town is about 39 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are £582. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though, because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as £397.
Our data shows that Tuesday is the least expensive day to fly to Cape Town. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as £542. Flights from United Kingdom to Cape Town on a Saturday will generally be more expensive and average around £616. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.
At midday is the cheapest time of day to fly from United Kingdom to Cape Town when you can find flight prices for as low as £557. Flying to Cape Town at midday is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. If you have a flexible travel schedule, then try to avoid flying in the evening when prices are £614 on average. Flights to Cape Town from United Kingdom in the evening are generally more expensive because this time of day is more convenient for travellers’ schedules.