Flights Cape Town - East London

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Cape Town East London
Wed, 14 Aug CPT - ELS
Sun, 18 Aug ELS - CPT
132€ 119€
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Cape Town East London
Thu, 19 Sep CPT - ELS
58€ 52€
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Route information

Currency and cost comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
37% Trains in East London are 37% cheaper than in Cape Town.
Cape Town 1.02€
East London 0.64€
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
20% A meal in East London is 20% cheaper than a meal in Cape Town.
Cape Town 7.63€
East London 6.1€
Exchange rate
1 EUR = 19.96 ZAR
1 ZAR = 0.06 EUR
Last checked on 18 July 2024
Distance: 885 kms
Cape Town airports
Cape Town International Airport (CPT) How far from city centre: 18 kms
East London airports
East London Airport (ELS) How far from city centre: 10 kms

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Are you excited for an amazing trip from Cape Town to East London? You are in the right place! If you need a little getaway to see a loved one or a comfortable flight for your business trip, the best deal prices and airline carriers are a click away from you. You either are looking for a cheap flight or are in a hurry to find a last-minute ticket, no worries! eDreams will take care of everything you need for a perfect vacation in East London. You will get a large selection of airfares from standard and low cost airlines worldwide and easily book your tickets for this route. Don´t forget to book a hotel and choose a car for your perfect trip as a package. Choose the best-suited flight and fasten your seatbelt, we are flying!

Frequently asked questions about flights from Cape Town to East London

What are the benefits of booking flexible flight tickets?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to South Africa. At eDreams have you covered!
For flights from Cape Town to East London, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Cape Town and East London. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is East London more expensive than Cape Town to visit?
Comparing transport prices, the taxi ride in East London costs an average of 1.02 EUR euros, the same as in Cape Town, while train tickets cost 37% less in East London: 0.64 EUR euros against 1.02 EUR euros in Cape Town. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 6.10 EUR euros in East London, 20% less than the 7.63 EUR euros in Cape Town. The price of a coffee is approximately 16% cheaper in East London, with an average of 1.61 EUR euros, while in Cape Town the coffee costs 1.91 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Cape Town to East London flights?
The most popular month for flights from Cape Town to East London are: December, November and September.
When is the best time to travel from Cape Town to East London?
A good period of the year to visit East London from Cape Town really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, December is the best month to fly to East London from Cape Town, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by November and September. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds May, March and February are the months with fewer searches for the route Cape Town -  East London.
What is the duration of a flight from Cape Town to East London?
Flight time, on average, from Cape Town to East London is usually 01:33 hours on average, at an average distance of 882 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in East London compared to Cape Town?
The average temperature in Cape Town the average temperature is 28.98 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 9.0 mm , East London's temperatures reach 31.6 during the hot season, with 3.0 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 7.16 degrees in East London, compared to the 4.54 average degrees reported in Cape Town. During the winter period, Cape Town can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while East London have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Cape Town and East London?
The most common route form Cape Town to East London is: Cape Town International Airport (CPT) to East London Airport (ELS). These airlines fly this route:
  • Fly Safair.
  • Airlink.
  • South African Airways.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Cape Town to East London are:
Hahnair, stopping in Johannesburg for 65 minutes at least.
  • South African Airways, with 120 minutes stop in Johannesburg.

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