Cheap flights from Zurich (ZRH) to Cape Town (CPT)

ZRH — CPT
jun. 22 — jun. 291

The best prices from Zurich to Cape Town Intl are usually found in June or November, booked 15 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from Zurich to Cape Town

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Zurich (ZRH) 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 junio 17, 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

June

Average price

$895

Round-trip from

$1,263
High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From Zurich to Cape Town Intl

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

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Zurich to Cape Town. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cape Town.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 54% by booking at least 16 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Zurich to Cape Town within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $864.

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

Our data shows that June tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cape Town from Zurich. Users have commonly found prices around $1,069 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $765. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Zurich to Cape Town at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 28% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Zurich to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on June 14, 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Zurich to Cape Town may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 15 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 Zurich to Cape Town?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Zurich to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on June 16, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Zurich to Cape Town flight should consider departing on Wednesday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday 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 Zurich to Cape Town

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Cape Town from Zurich with our price prediction graph.
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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).

Related info for your journey

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  • How popular is this Zurich to Cape Town flight route?

  • What does ZRH to CPT mean?

    Great question - ZRH to CPT just means Zurich Airport to Cape Town Intl Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Many airlines flying from Zurich 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 Zurich to Cape Town?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Zurich 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.

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

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

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Zurich to Cape Town (average of $1,263). Flying from Zurich 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 5 airlines flying from Zurich to Cape Town

Discover the top 5 airlines that operate flights from Zurich to Cape Town. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,263,674 searches. Data last updated junio 17, 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Qatar AirwaysCheapest$824Average$977FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
Ethiopian AirCheapest$836Average$1,373FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%
Turkish AirlinesCheapest$844Average$978FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
KLMCheapest$857Average$1,023FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
SWISSCheapest$1,171Average$1,536FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%

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Weekly flight availability from Zurich to Cape Town

Explore weekly flight availability from Zurich to Cape Town. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated junio 17, 2024.
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