Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Cape Town

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The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cape Town.
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Flight information for Edinburgh to Cape Town
(EDI to CPT)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Edinburgh to Cape Town
Best price found£411The best flight deal from Edinburgh to Cape Town found on momondo in the last 72 hours is £411
Fastest flight time14h 25mThe fastest flight from Edinburgh to Cape Town takes 14h 25m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Edinburgh to Cape Town. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport - Cape Town Intl Airport.
Airports in Cape Town1 airportThere is 1 airport near Cape Town: Cape Town Intl (CPT)

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

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

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

March

The cheapest time of year to fly to Cape Town from Edinburgh is March. The most expensive is December.

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

Thursday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Thursday. The most expensive is usually Friday.

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

in the evening

Edinburgh to Cape Town flights are approximately 7% more expensive in the afternoon than in the evening

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

Turkish Airlines

Air France, British Airways, and Emirates are the most popular carriers operating from Edinburgh to Cape Town

What is the cheapest Edinburgh to Cape Town flight route?

Edinburgh Turnhouse - Cape Town Intl

Fly from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cape Town Intl for the best Edinburgh - Cape Town flight prices

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

60 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Edinburgh to Cape Town is approximately 60 days to departure


Easily compare return flights from Edinburgh to Cape Town

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Edinburgh to Cape Town by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
12 Nov
EDI01:05Edinburgh Turnhouse
14h 25m
1 stop
CPT15:30Cape Town Intl
22 Nov
CPT13:30Cape Town Intl
20h 20m
2 stops
EDI09:50Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple Airlines
22 Feb
EDI01:05Edinburgh Turnhouse
14h 25m
1 stop
CPT15:30Cape Town Intl
9 Mar
CPT09:35Cape Town Intl
24h 15m
2 stops
EDI09:50Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
23 Feb
EDI00:50Edinburgh Turnhouse
14h 40m
1 stop
CPT15:30Cape Town Intl
9 Mar
CPT09:35Cape Town Intl
24h 15m
2 stops
EDI09:50Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
13 Nov
EDI07:30Edinburgh Turnhouse
20h 20m
1 stop
CPT03:50Cape Town Intl
22 Nov
CPT13:20Cape Town Intl
19h 30m
1 stop
EDI08:50Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
26 Feb
EDI07:30Edinburgh Turnhouse
20h 20m
1 stop
CPT03:50Cape Town Intl
14 Mar
CPT14:20Cape Town Intl
19h 30m
1 stop
EDI09:50Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
13 Nov
EDI07:30Edinburgh Turnhouse
20h 20m
1 stop
CPT03:50Cape Town Intl
23 Nov
CPT13:20Cape Town Intl
19h 30m
1 stop
EDI08:50Edinburgh Turnhouse

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

If you're looking for one-way flights from Edinburgh to Cape Town, view some of our deals below provided by Lufthansa and Qatar Airways
Lufthansa
3 Oct
EDI13:40Edinburgh Turnhouse
15h 20m
1 stop
CPT05:00Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
3 Oct
EDI07:55Edinburgh Turnhouse
21h 05m
2 stops
CPT05:00Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
3 Oct
EDI16:15Edinburgh Turnhouse
37h 25m
2 stops
CPT05:40Cape Town Intl

Best airlines flying from Edinburgh to Cape Town

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Edinburgh to Cape Town with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Turkish Airlines
PriceFrom £414
Free cancellation
Rating
8.1
Air France
PriceFrom £416
Free cancellation
Rating
7.7
Emirates
PriceFrom £442
Free cancellation
Rating
8.7
Qatar Airways
PriceFrom £444
Free cancellation
Rating
8.4
Lufthansa
PriceFrom £468
Free cancellation
Rating
7.4
KLM
PriceFrom £479
Free cancellation
Rating
7.9
British Airways
PriceFrom £544
Free cancellation
Rating
7.0

  • Are airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cape Town Intl offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cape Town Intl, such as Qatar Airways, KLM, and British Airways may have flexible cancellation policies in place. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cape Town Intl by plane?

    The distance between Edinburgh Turnhouse and Cape Town Intl is about 6335.3 mi. 14h 25m is a normal flight duration for this route.


Can I fly to Cape Town Intl from Edinburgh Turnhouse right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cape Town Intl

Most visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Cape Town Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse are not required to quarantine after entering Cape Town Intl.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Can I fly back to Edinburgh Turnhouse from Cape Town Intl?

Returning to Edinburgh Turnhouse from Cape Town Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Edinburgh Turnhouse.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Edinburgh Turnhouse.

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 Edinburgh to Cape Town

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Inverness to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time30h 20m
Cheapest price£416
Aberdeen to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time14h 25m
Cheapest price£506
Edinburgh to Durban Flights
Fastest flight time24h 15m
Cheapest price£518
Aberdeen to Durban Flights
Fastest flight time35h 35m
Cheapest price£519
Glasgow to Port Elizabeth Flights
Fastest flight time23h 55m
Cheapest price£546
Glasgow to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time20h 45m
Cheapest price£601
Glasgow to Durban Flights
Fastest flight time26h 05m
Cheapest price£681
Edinburgh to Port Elizabeth Flights
Fastest flight time23h 25m
Cheapest price£695

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