Cheap flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town (PLZ - CPT) from $54

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 7/3. 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.
PLZ — CPT
Jun 18 — Jun 251

The best prices from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town Intl are usually found in October or February, booked 42 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) 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 13, 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

October

Round-trip from

$1,263

One-way from

$60
High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop
From Port Elizabeth to Cape Town Intl
One-way flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town Intl

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

Leaving on a Friday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 19% on the overall cost on flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town, book at least 43 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 1% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $105 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $105.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Cape Town from Port Elizabeth average $110. You can even find prices in October for less than $110, as users have found deals to Cape Town from as low as $57. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cape Town from Port Elizabeth. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 13%.

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

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 15% on flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap Port Elizabeth to Cape Town flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Port Elizabeth 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 3,214,720 searches. Prices were last updated on June 13, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Wed 7/37:10 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mAirlink
Wed 7/175:25 pmCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 6/12$103
Mon 6/246:40 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Fri 6/2810:35 amCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$106
Wed 7/38:00 amPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Wed 7/34:50 pmCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$119
Wed 6/196:45 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Mon 6/244:45 pmCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$122
Sat 6/226:40 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Sun 6/236:05 amCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 6/13$139
Wed 7/36:45 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/177:20 amCPT - PLZ
1 stop7h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$158
Wed 7/107:10 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/177:20 amCPT - PLZ
1 stop7h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$159
Mon 6/2410:20 amPLZ - CPT
1 stop12h 10mFlySafair
Fri 6/2810:35 amCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$178
Wed 6/196:45 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Mon 6/248:55 pmCPT - PLZ
1 stop11h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$184

Port Elizabeth to Cape Town 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Port Elizabeth and Cape Town in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Wed 7/37:10 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mAirlink
Wed 7/175:25 pmCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 6/12$103
Mon 6/246:40 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Fri 6/2810:35 amCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$106
Fri 10/187:10 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mAirlink
Mon 10/215:25 pmCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 6/13$112
Wed 7/38:00 amPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Wed 7/34:50 pmCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$119
Wed 6/196:45 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Mon 6/244:45 pmCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$122
Sat 6/226:40 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Sun 6/236:05 amCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 6/13$139
Wed 7/36:45 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/177:20 amCPT - PLZ
1 stop7h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$158
Wed 7/107:10 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/177:20 amCPT - PLZ
1 stop7h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$159
Fri 10/187:10 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mAirlink
Mon 10/216:40 pmCPT - PLZ
1 stop13h 05mAirlink
Deal found 6/13$167

Port Elizabeth to Cape Town flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Check out these flights departing soon from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town. Users should examine the flight details to ensure there are no surprises.
Mon 6/246:40 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Fri 6/2810:35 amCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$106
Wed 6/196:45 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Mon 6/244:45 pmCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$122
Sat 6/226:40 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Sun 6/236:05 amCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 6/13$139
Mon 6/2410:20 amPLZ - CPT
1 stop12h 10mFlySafair
Fri 6/2810:35 amCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 20mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$178
Wed 6/196:45 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Mon 6/248:55 pmCPT - PLZ
1 stop11h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$184
Wed 6/1910:20 amPLZ - CPT
1 stop12h 10mFlySafair
Mon 6/248:55 pmCPT - PLZ
1 stop11h 05mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$267
Mon 6/247:35 pmPLZ - CPT
1 stop12h 55mMultiple Airlines
Fri 6/288:55 pmCPT - PLZ
1 stop11h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$269
Sat 6/226:35 amPLZ - CPT
1 stop10h 45mAirlink
Sun 6/236:35 amCPT - PLZ
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 6/13$314
Sat 6/221:50 pmPLZ - CPT
1 stop9h 05mFlySafair
Sun 6/235:45 amCPT - PLZ
1 stop7h 50mFlySafair
Deal found 6/13$353

One-way flights to Cape Town from Port Elizabeth

Search for one-way flight options from Port Elizabeth 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 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town can choose from these deals. Those seeking round-trip flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town should utilize the search form at the the top of the page.
Wed 7/37:10 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mAirlink
Deal found 6/12$54
Sun 11/107:10 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mAirlink
Deal found 6/12$55
Mon 6/246:40 pmPLZ - CPT
Nonstop1h 25mFlySafair
Deal found 6/12$60
Sun 11/103:45 pmPLZ - CPT
1 stop7h 05mAirlink
Deal found 6/12$122
Mon 6/247:35 pmPLZ - CPT
1 stop12h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$124
Wed 7/33:45 pmPLZ - CPT
1 stop5h 10mAirlink
Deal found 6/12$172
Wed 7/33:45 pmPLZ - CPT
1 stop5h 10mAirlink
Deal found 6/13$173
Fri 10/46:40 pmPLZ - CPT
2 stops20h 15mCemair
Deal found 6/13$227
Sun 11/106:40 pmPLZ - CPT
2 stops27h 15mCemair
Deal found 6/12$232

Find flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Port Elizabeth 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 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

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Port ElizabethCape Town Intl

PLZ - CPT

PLZCPT

Port Elizabeth

Wed 7/3

Nonstop1h 25m

Cape Town Intl

Wed 7/17

Nonstop1h 10m

$103

Port ElizabethCape Town Intl

PLZ - CPT

PLZCPT

Port Elizabeth

Mon 6/24

Nonstop1h 25m

Cape Town Intl

Fri 6/28

Nonstop1h 20m

$106

Port ElizabethCape Town Intl

PLZ - CPT

PLZCPT

Port Elizabeth

Wed 7/3

Nonstop1h 25m

Cape Town Intl

Wed 7/3

Nonstop1h 20m

$119

Port ElizabethCape Town Intl

PLZ - CPT

PLZCPT

Port Elizabeth

Wed 7/3

Nonstop1h 25m

Cape Town Intl

Wed 7/17

1 stop7h 45m

$158

Port ElizabethCape Town Intl

PLZ - CPT

PLZCPT

Port Elizabeth

Wed 7/10

Nonstop1h 25m

Cape Town Intl

Wed 7/17

1 stop7h 45m

$159

Port ElizabethCape Town Intl

PLZ - CPT

PLZCPT

Port Elizabeth

Mon 6/24

1 stop12h 10m

Cape Town Intl

Fri 6/28

Nonstop1h 20m

$178

Port ElizabethCape Town Intl

PLZ - CPT

PLZCPT

Port Elizabeth

Wed 7/3

Nonstop1h 25m

Cape Town Intl

Wed 7/3

1 stop17h 05m

$199

Port ElizabethCape Town Intl

PLZ - CPT

PLZCPT

Port Elizabeth

Wed 7/10

1 stop8h 30m

Cape Town Intl

Wed 7/17

1 stop7h 45m

$214

Port ElizabethCape Town Intl

PLZ - CPT

PLZCPT

Port Elizabeth

Fri 11/29

1 stop6h 10m

Cape Town Intl

Sun 12/1

Nonstop1h 10m

$216

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on June 12, 2024.
The best time to book flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is 42 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on June 9, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Port Elizabeth to Cape Town flight should consider departing on Monday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday at noon flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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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 13, 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town, such as FlySafair and Airlink. Reviews also offer insight into each airline's entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.4
Very good
72 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.4

Entertainment

6.2

Crew

8.8

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 1

Loved the customer service and the fact that everything was on time, the served refreshments are a cherry on top

8.4
Very good
72 reviews
8.4
Very good
72 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.4

Entertainment

6.2

Crew

8.8

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 1

Loved the customer service and the fact that everything was on time, the served refreshments are a cherry on top

8.2
Very good
107 reviews
8.4
Very good
72 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.4

Entertainment

6.2

Crew

8.8

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 1

Loved the customer service and the fact that everything was on time, the served refreshments are a cherry on top

Related info for your journey

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  • What airports do I use to fly from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?

    If you wish to fly to Cape Town from Port Elizabeth, then you need to book flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town Intl. There are 7 flights from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to Cape Town Intl (CPT) per day to choose from. Flights to Cape Town from Port Elizabeth are available from 2 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 1h 25m is how long a nonstop flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town Intl typically takes.

  • Can I find flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Airlink for just $103, but on average you can expect to pay $196.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 4 direct flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is less than $110.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town for under $200?

    There are currently 10+ open flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $200.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?

    You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Thursday.

  • How popular is this Port Elizabeth to Cape Town flight route?

  • How many flights depart from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town on average per day?

    On average, you can expect to see 2 flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town a day.
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 50% of flight departures
    Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 50% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?

    A quick flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town can take about 1h 25m. Airlink provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $103. The distance between Port Elizabeth and Cape Town is about 403 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

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

    Our cheapest airline available from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is Airlink. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $103 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is FlySafair, starting at $106. You may be able to fly from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town for 6% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

    One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $54 on Airlink. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include FlySafair from $60 and Cemair from $227 one-way.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?

    Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town on time: FlySafair (99%), Airlink (97%), Qatar Airways (96%).

  • What are the cheapest flights from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?

    The cheapest flight price from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town is $60. On average you can expect to pay $104. The most popular route, (Port Elizabeth - Cape Town Intl), can usually be booked for $125.

  • What does PLZ to CPT mean?

    Port Elizabeth Airport is PLZ and Cape Town Intl Airport is CPT. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth to Cape Town with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth to Cape Town that include hotel bookings?

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

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

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

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth to Cape Town that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth to Cape Town?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Port Elizabeth 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 Port Elizabeth to Cape Town flight deals updated?

    The Port Elizabeth to Cape Town flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/13.

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

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town (average of $1,263). Flying from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town in July is currently the most expensive (average of $1,714). 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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Top 2 airlines flying from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
AirlinkCheapest$57Average$106FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
FlySafairCheapest$71Average$109FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A

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Hourly flight availability from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town

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Weekly flight availability from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town

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