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from London to Cape Town for Less

When you use ebookers to find low-cost flights from London to Cape Town, you'll be able to get the most out of your trip to this great South African port city. From baboon watching to avant-garde art and fashion, you can experience it in Cape Town for less with ebookers.

Choosing Your Airline

When you use ebookers, you will find flights available on the following airlines:

Non-stop Flights

  • South African Airways
  • BMI
  • British Airways
  • Iberia
  • Virgin Atlantic

Flights With Stopovers

  • All of the above airlines
  • Air France
  • Emirates
  • KLM
  • Turkish Airlines
  • TAP Portugal
Flight Times and Distance

London and Cape Town are 5,979 miles apart. Any of the non-stop flights available on ebookers will get you from one city to the other in about 12 hours 30 minutes. If you choose a flight with a stopover, it adds up to three hours to your flight time, not counting the time spent resting in a major airport in Europe or the Middle East before you change planes. Stopovers last from an hour and a half to over three hours, which gives you time to check out the sales at the duty-free shops in your transfer airport.

Cape Town Airport Transportation

Cape Town International Airport is a very modern facility that is ranked among the world's best, and you will easily find the hire car desk for the company from which you booked your rental car via ebookers. You can pick up your keys at the desk in the arrival hall and enjoy a pleasant drive of about 16 miles into the centre of Cape Town. Public transportation options include several reliable shuttles that run at regular intervals and stop near major hotels. The authorized taxi service at the airport is called Touch-Down Taxis, and its courteous and careful drivers are always available to take you to your hotel.

Things to Do in Cape Town

Cape Town offers so much for visitors to enjoy, and you are bound to find things to see and activities to keep you busy all day long during every day of your stay in this fascinating city. You can enjoy unspoiled beaches or visit historical and cultural tourist attractions located near the hotel that you book via ebookers.

Historical and Cultural Attractions
  • Air Force Museum
  • Amy Biehl Memorial
  • Cape Town Labyrinths
  • Cape Town Shipwrecks
  • Castle Military Museum
  • Chavonnes Battery Cannon Museum
  • District Six Museum
  • Fish Hoek Man
  • Outdoor Attractions
  • Company's Garden
  • City Walks
  • Adderley Street Flower Market
  • Blaauwberg Beach and Kite Surfing
  • Helderberg Vineyards and Nature Reserve (25 minutes outside Cape Town)

Cape Town also offers gourmet and street cuisine from all over the world, and check out the sales in the central shopping district as well as at avant-garde boutiques in the city centre.

Getting Around Cape Town

Cape Town has well-maintained roads on which you can drive the car you book via ebookers. Parking facilities are available near all major attractions, and hotels offer garages or parking lots to their guests. Bus, minibus and taxi service are all reliable ways of getting around the city for those who prefer not to drive.

Book your flights from London to Cape Town with ebookers for a great start to your African adventure.

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Hotels in Cape Town

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Cape Town Lodge Hotel
Cape Town Lodge Hotel
101 Buitengracht Street, Cape Town
4.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (16 reviews)

Located in the center of Cape Town, this family-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Heritage Square and Greenmarket Square. South African National Gallery ...

£42

£42
Victoria & Alfred Hotel
Victoria & Alfred Hotel
On the Waterfront Pierhead, Cape Town
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (8 reviews)

A former warehouse on Cape Town's popular Waterfront, just a few hundred meters from scuba, shops and restaurants.

£239

£239
Queen Victoria Hotel
Queen Victoria Hotel
Portswood Close Portswood Ridge, Cape Town
5.0 out of 5.0

Located in the heart of Cape Town, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Victoria and Alfred Waterfront and Two Oceans Aquarium. Cape Town Stadium and ...

£265

£265
Road Lodge Cape Town International Airport
Road Lodge Cape Town International Airport
Adjoining BP Service & Filling Station, Cape Town
2.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (3 reviews)

Located in Matroosfontein, this hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of University of the Western Cape, Tygerberg Hospital, and Mowbray Golf Club. Karl Bremer Hospital ...

£37

£37
The Table Bay Hotel
The Table Bay Hotel
Quay 6 Victoria & Alfred, Cape Town
5.0 out of 5.0

Situated on the boardwalk, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Clock Tower, Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, and Two Oceans Aquarium. Cape Town Stadium ...

£317

£317
Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge
Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge
Portswood Road, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town
3.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (3 reviews)

This family-friendly Cape Town hotel is located on the waterfront, within a 15-minute walk of Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Stadium, and Two Oceans ...

£139

£139
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Interesting facts about flights from London to Cape Town

  • 2 direct flights are operating from London to Cape Town today.
  • Today's average time for a direct flight is 11h 32m.
  • British Airways flight 043 (6:05 PM GMT, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from London to Cape Town.
  • British Airways flight 059 (9:35 PM GMT, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from London to Cape Town.
  • Today's shortest direct flight from London to Cape Town (British Airways flight 059, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) takes 11h 30m.
  • Today's longest direct flight from London to Cape Town (British Airways flight 043, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) takes 11h 35m.
  • Flights from Heathrow Airport (LHR), London City Airport (LCY) to Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) are available for this route.

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