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Frequently asked questions

Is it possible to fly from Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town right now?
The Covid-19 Travel Advisor provides crucial info about travelling from Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town in these unusual times. Here, you’ll find everything from health guidelines to flying restrictions, as well as a host of other important info you should know about before you plan a flight.
Can I cancel my flight booking to Cape Town due to COVID-19?
As an ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Cape Town booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.
What are the best airports for Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town flights?
Want to hear a little more about your journey from Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town — like where you’ll be flying into and out of? You’ll likely be departing from GIG and arriving at CPT.
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town?
Whether you’re after great customer service or delicious in-flight food, you’ll find several airlines offering flights between Rio de Janeiro and Cape Town to select from. Many seasoned travellers book tickets with KLM, which offers 17 flights each month. If you’d like more options, try British Airways. You’ll find 4 flights travelling this route monthly. Do some quick research on the two air carriers and if you’re in luck, you might just land an epic deal.
How many flights are there from Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town?
Your exciting escape is just a couple of clicks away. Roughly 21 flights run every month from Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town.
Is it possible to fly on an airline that employs social distancing and other COVID-19 measures?
Getting to your destination comfortably and confidently is as important as having a great holiday once you get there. Take the stress out of flying by choosing British Airways, Comair or Qatar Airways. They all employ social distancing rules and have COVID-19 measures in place, which may be capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What are the cheapest days to book a flight?
This is one is easy to remember: Ticket Thursdays. We found that tickets booked on a Thursday resulted in the best deal on average in 2021. However, Friday can be the worst day to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2021.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2021, Friday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly, with Tuesday as a close second. That’s definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Thinking of traveling mid-week? It turns out that Wednesdays generally had the most expensive airline tickets, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Cheap flights from Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town 

Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town is . In the current list of deals available, prices start at and can rise to for return flights.  

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Every day between Rio de Janeiro and Cape Town,  flights from airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with , you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town — a great choice on great deals 

We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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Place to stay after flight from Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town

The Table Bay Hotel

The Table Bay Hotel

5 out of 5
Quay 6 Victoria & Alfred, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001
The price is £222 per night from 22 Aug to 23 Aug
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Cape Town. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in their ...
4.6/5 Wonderful! (555 reviews)
"The Table Bay is beautiful and centrally located on the Waterfront. It is attached to a huge shopping mall making it easy to go out for dinner etc. The staff was wonderful! A 5 star hotel for sure!!"

Reviewed on 5 Aug 2022

The Table Bay Hotel
Radisson RED Hotel V&A Waterfront Cape Town

Radisson RED Hotel V&A Waterfront Cape Town

3.5 out of 5
Silo 6, South Arm Road, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001
The price is £104 per night from 13 Aug to 14 Aug
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly hotel in Cape Town. Enjoy free WiFi, a rooftop terrace and breakfast. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (301 reviews)
"I loved my stay here, amazing location, super friendly staff and very safe area of Cape Town"

Reviewed on 4 May 2022

Radisson RED Hotel V&A Waterfront Cape Town
AC Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront

AC Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront

4 out of 5
Dockrail Road, Foreshore, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001
The price is £83 per night from 19 Aug to 20 Aug
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in Cape Town. Enjoy free WiFi, an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the spacious ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (183 reviews)
"Excellent hotel with friendly efficient staff. Unfortunately because of location beside a working container port 24 hour noise is sometime a problem. Especially rooms facing the front of property. Needs to improve sound proofing."

Reviewed on 20 Jul 2022

AC Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront

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The Commodore Hotel

The Commodore Hotel

4 out of 5
Portswood Road, Portswood Square, V and A Waterfront, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8002
The price is £104 per night from 31 Aug to 1 Sep
Stay at this 4-star spa hotel in Cape Town. Enjoy free WiFi, free valet parking and a full-service spa. Our guests praise the breakfast and the restaurant in ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (684 reviews)
Best staff
"The staff are what make this place amazing, incredibly helpful and friendly!"

Reviewed on 17 Jul 2022

The Commodore Hotel
Hyatt Regency Cape Town

Hyatt Regency Cape Town

5 out of 5
BUITENGRACHT STREET, CAPE TOWN CITY, CENTRE, 126, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001
The price is £93 per night from 11 Aug to 12 Aug
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Cape Town. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 restaurants and breakfast. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in their reviews. ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (433 reviews)
"The front desk people were amazing! There was a guy named Rushen with beautiful eyes that helped set up a tour for us. Everyone there was helpful, friendly and attentive!"

Reviewed on 9 May 2022

Hyatt Regency Cape Town
Road Lodge Cape Town International Airport

Road Lodge Cape Town International Airport

2 out of 5
Adjoining BP Service & Filling Station, at Cape Town International Airport, Cape Town, Western Cape
The price is £32 per night from 9 Sep to 10 Sep
Stay at this business-friendly hotel in Cape Town. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and breakfast. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in their ...
4/5 Very Good! (1,000 reviews)
"Perfect stop after a long flight before heading onto city."

Reviewed on 24 Jul 2022

Road Lodge Cape Town International Airport
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Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on ebookers.com from January 2017 to December 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.