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Cheap Flights to Cape Town

Cape Town International Airport (CPT) is located 20km southeast of Cape Town City Center. Cape Town's beaches draw international tourists and visitors from around Africa. The city has a beautiful setting in wine country and features many sightseeing tours. You can find the cheapest flights to Cape Town by using Skyscanner's flight search feature. Simply enter "Cape Town" and the dates you wish to travel and you will see the cheapest flights available. If you have flexibility with your travel dates, check out our cheapest month tool to find which month has the lowest fares to Cape Town.

Cape Town's temperatures are the warmest from December to February, and this is when the beaches are the busiest. The best time to visit the beaches is from late January to April, and they are both less crowded and less windy. It is usually cheapest to fly to Cape Town in February. Cape Town has wonderful hiking from April to June, and the rainy winter months of June to August are a quieter time for the city. The wine harvest in the fall (March-May) and the spring blooms (September-October) are nice times to visit Cape Town. Book a mid-week flight at least 2 to 5 months in advance for lower fares. If you know when you want to go to Cape Town, you can sign up for a price alert and receive notifications when the price of your chosen flight rises or falls. Use this as you plan your trip to help get the lowest fares possible.

Cape Town airport is served by many airlines including Air Canada, British Airways, South African Airways, United Airlines, Lufthansa, EgyptAir, and Air New Zealand. See all airlines that fly to South Africa here. The My CiTi shuttle bus links the airport to the city center and departs every 20 minutes. Taxis also offer service to the airport, and a trip in to town will take about 20 minutes. Make sure you are using a Touch Down Taxis, the licensed airport transport provider. There are nine car rental companies offering services in front of the Transport Plaza and Central Terminal building. The airport has shops, restaurants and cafés as well as a chapel and prayer room.  There are also banks and foreign exchange services. The terminal has a departures level and an arrivals level. There is only one building, and restaurants are on the third level.

Cape Town has a spectacular location on the African coast, and has easy access to many national parks and natural spaces. The mountain scenery is beautiful, and the beaches are accessible year-round. There are game parks nearby, to get your up-close view of wild animals. Be sure to ride the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, or take a tour of South Africa's wine country. Book your hotel in Cape Town today for an unforgettable African experience.

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