Cheap flights from Cairo (CAI) to Cape Town (CPT) from $406

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 7/22. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
CAI — CPT
Jun 25 — Jul 21

The best prices from Cairo to Cape Town Intl are usually found in September or April, booked 28 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Friday

Cheap flight deals from Cairo to Cape Town

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Cairo (CAI) to Cape Town (CPT). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated June 20, 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

September

Round-trip from

$1,255

One-way from

$409
High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
From Cairo to Cape Town Intl
One-way flight from Cairo to Cape Town Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Cairo to Cape Town?

Friday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 51%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Cairo to Cape Town?

Users have found that booking a flight from Cairo to Cape Town at least 29 days early can save you up to 15% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 29 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Cairo to Cape Town for as little as $668 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $807 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Cape Town. Flights to Cape Town from Cairo in September are about $790 on average during September, but can be found for as low as $147.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from CAI to CPT?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Cairo to Cape Town as you normally would.

Cheap Cairo to Cape Town flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Cairo to Cape Town specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Prices were last updated on June 20, 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Cairo to Cape Town in 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Sun 7/213:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Sat 8/32:35 pmCPT - CAI
2 stops30h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$670
Thu 6/2011:45 pmCAI - CPT
1 stop13h 00mMultiple Airlines
Fri 9/139:45 amCPT - CAI
1 stop20h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$713
Sun 7/213:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Sun 7/287:25 amCPT - CAI
2 stops17h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$714
Tue 7/163:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Sat 8/32:35 pmCPT - CAI
2 stops30h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$729
Mon 7/223:20 amCAI - CPT
2 stops16h 30mEthiopian Air
Sat 8/32:35 pmCPT - CAI
2 stops30h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$746
Thu 7/183:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Tue 7/308:50 amCPT - CAI
2 stops16h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$748
Mon 7/223:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mMultiple Airlines
Mon 7/294:35 pmCPT - CAI
1 stop15h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$766
Tue 7/163:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Thu 8/18:50 amCPT - CAI
2 stops16h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$773
Sun 7/213:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mMultiple Airlines
Mon 7/294:35 pmCPT - CAI
1 stop15h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$780

Cairo to Cape Town 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Cairo and Cape Town in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.
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Sat 12/72:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop12h 10mEthiopian Air
Sat 12/141:50 pmCPT - CAI
1 stop11h 30mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$597
Wed 9/43:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Fri 9/132:35 pmCPT - CAI
2 stops30h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$631
Sun 7/213:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Sat 8/32:35 pmCPT - CAI
2 stops30h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$670
Sun 12/810:55 pmCAI - CPT
1 stop19h 50mSouth African
Sat 12/148:20 pmCPT - CAI
1 stop33h 50mSouth African
Deal found 6/20$704
Thu 6/2011:45 pmCAI - CPT
1 stop13h 00mMultiple Airlines
Fri 9/139:45 amCPT - CAI
1 stop20h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$713
Sun 7/213:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Thu 8/18:50 amCPT - CAI
2 stops16h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$714
Tue 7/163:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Sat 8/32:35 pmCPT - CAI
2 stops30h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$729
Sat 8/312:05 amCAI - CPT
1 stop33h 45mQatar Airways
Sat 9/71:00 pmCPT - CAI
1 stop22h 10mQatar Airways
Deal found 6/20$735
Mon 7/223:20 amCAI - CPT
2 stops16h 30mEthiopian Air
Sat 8/32:35 pmCPT - CAI
2 stops30h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$746

Cairo to Cape Town flights leaving soon

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Tue 6/253:20 amCAI - CPT
2 stops29h 55mEthiopian Air
Mon 9/168:50 amCPT - CAI
2 stops16h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$868
Tue 6/253:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Mon 9/168:50 amCPT - CAI
2 stops16h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$921
Tue 6/253:20 amCAI - CPT
2 stops29h 55mEthiopian Air
Wed 9/185:20 pmCPT - CAI
2 stops31h 45mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$939
Tue 6/253:20 amCAI - CPT
2 stops29h 55mEthiopian Air
Fri 9/202:35 pmCPT - CAI
2 stops30h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$962
Tue 6/253:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Thu 9/195:20 pmCPT - CAI
2 stops31h 45mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$992
Tue 6/253:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Sat 9/212:35 pmCPT - CAI
2 stops30h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$1,011
Tue 6/253:20 amCAI - CPT
2 stops29h 55mEthiopian Air
Sun 9/222:35 pmCPT - CAI
2 stops30h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$1,048
Tue 6/253:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Sun 9/222:35 pmCPT - CAI
2 stops30h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/20$1,095
Wed 6/262:10 pmCAI - CPT
1 stop21h 40mQatar Airways
Tue 9/171:00 pmCPT - CAI
1 stop30h 20mQatar Airways
Deal found 6/20$1,347

One-way flights to Cape Town from Cairo

Search for one-way flight options from Cairo to Cape Town. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from Cairo to Cape Town. Users needing a return flight from Cairo to Cape Town should utilize the search form above.
Mon 7/227:50 pmCAI - CPT
1 stop16h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 6/19$406
Wed 9/182:10 pmCAI - CPT
1 stop21h 40mQatar Airways
Deal found 6/20$408
Sun 7/212:05 amCAI - CPT
1 stop33h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 6/19$409
Sun 7/212:05 amCAI - CPT
2 stops21h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$415
Mon 7/222:10 pmCAI - CPT
2 stops32h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$431
Fri 7/193:20 amCAI - CPT
1 stop11h 25mEthiopian Air
Deal found 6/19$443
Sat 7/2011:45 pmCAI - CPT
1 stop20h 55mSouth African
Deal found 6/19$463
Fri 7/193:20 amCAI - CPT
2 stops16h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$510
Sat 7/204:20 amCAI - CPT
3 stops34h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$554

Find flights from Cairo to Cape Town within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Cairo to Cape Town that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.

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$596 - $1,055

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CairoCape Town Intl

CAI - CPT

CAICPT

Cairo

Wed 10/30

1 stop12h 10m

Cape Town Intl

Sun 11/10

1 stop11h 30m

$596

CairoCape Town Intl

CAI - CPT

CAICPT

Cairo

Sat 12/7

1 stop12h 10m

Cape Town Intl

Sat 12/14

1 stop11h 30m

$597

CairoCape Town Intl

CAI - CPT

CAICPT

Cairo

Thu 10/31

1 stop16h 40m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 11/11

1 stop12h 50m

$694

CairoCape Town Intl

CAI - CPT

CAICPT

Cairo

Sun 8/18

1 stop33h 30m

Cape Town Intl

Sat 8/31

1 stop33h 40m

$695

CairoCape Town Intl

CAI - CPT

CAICPT

Cairo

Mon 11/4

1 stop14h 25m

Cape Town Intl

Wed 11/13

1 stop16h 15m

$710

CairoCape Town Intl

CAI - CPT

CAICPT

Cairo

Sat 8/17

1 stop34h 40m

Cape Town Intl

Sat 8/31

1 stop15h 35m

$779

CairoCape Town Intl

CAI - CPT

CAICPT

Cairo

Thu 7/18

1 stop17h 55m

Cape Town Intl

Fri 8/2

1 stop12h 40m

$1,017

CairoCape Town Intl

CAI - CPT

CAICPT

Cairo

Fri 11/1

1 stop15h 55m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 11/11

1 stop16h 00m

$1,019

CairoCape Town Intl

CAI - CPT

CAICPT

Cairo

Sat 11/2

2 stops15h 55m

Cape Town Intl

Tue 11/12

2 stops17h 30m

$1,055

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Deals found on 6/19

How far ahead should I book a flight from Cairo to Cape Town?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Cairo to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on June 14, 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Cairo to Cape Town may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 28 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Cairo to Cape Town?

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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Cairo to Cape Town flight should consider departing on Saturday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Cairo to Cape Town

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Temperature and rainfall in Cape Town by month

Plan your trip to Cape Town by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CPT

Temperature

53.6 - 69.8 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Cape Town, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 69.8 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 53.6 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Cape Town

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Cape Town. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Cape Town. Reviews last updated June 20, 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Cairo to Cape Town, such as Ethiopian Air, Qatar Airways and South African. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.1

Crew

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews
8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.1

Crew

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

7.9
Good
177 reviews
8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.1

Crew

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

7.7
Good
4,267 reviews
8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.1

Crew

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

7.4
Good
3,730 reviews
8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.1

Crew

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

7.4
Good
660 reviews
8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.1

Crew

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Unfortunately, I have arrived to Bangkok yesterday morning and no bag . I have checked with EK staff many times to get the confirmation that , my bag is on the flight . They have confirmed so but the reality was totally opposite. I am here for business trip and I have several meetings . Imagin !!!!! Till this time , they are telling me that : bag not yet found . This is my experience

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Cairo to Cape Town for under $600 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairo to Cape Town for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just $596, but on average you can expect to pay $680.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Cairo to Cape Town for under $900?

    There are currently 13+ open flights from Cairo to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $900.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Cairo to Cape Town round-trip?

    Flying on Ethiopian Air is currently your cheapest option to Cape Town, with prices starting at $596. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by South African and Qatar Airways, with the lowest prices starting at $695 and $710, respectively. These flights start at 24% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Cairo to Cape Town one-way?

    For one-way options, check prices for Qatar Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $406. Users have also found prices from $443 and $463 on Ethiopian Air and South African, respectively.

  • What does CAI to CPT mean?

    CAI stands for Cairo Airport, while CPT stands for Cape Town Intl Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Cairo to Cape Town that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Cairo to Cape Town flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Cairo to Cape Town with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Cairo to Cape Town flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Cairo to Cape Town that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Cairo to Cape Town flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Cairo to Cape Town?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Cairo to Cape Town.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Cairo to Cape Town?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Cairo to Cape Town by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Cairo to Cape Town that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Cairo to Cape Town offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Cairo to Cape Town?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Cairo to Cape Town flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Cairo to Cape Town flight deals updated?

    The Cairo to Cape Town flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/20.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Cairo to Cape Town?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Cairo to Cape Town?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Cairo to Cape Town (average of $1,255). Flying from Cairo to Cape Town in July is currently the most expensive (average of $1,718). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Ethiopian AirCheapest$556Average$830FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%
South AfricanCheapest$618Average$748FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
Qatar AirwaysCheapest$681Average$707FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%

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