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Cheap flights from Vancouver to Cape Town International

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The best prices from Vancouver to Cape Town International are usually found in May or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Friday

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Vancouver (YVR) to Cape Town International (CPT)

8CA - CPT
Price
C$ 1,156 - C$ 1,787

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 1,240

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 1,156

From Vancouver to Cape Town International

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Vancouver to Cape Town International?

Travellers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 15% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 49 days in advance to save up to 29% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 49 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Vancouver to Cape Town International 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as C$ 1,358, or C$ 1,586 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Vancouver to Cape Town International?

May can be a great time to fly to Cape Town International from Vancouver with a flight ticket averaging about C$ 1,201. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as C$ 901. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Vancouver to Cape Town International (8CA - CPT)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Vancouver to Cape Town International in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 9% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Vancouver to Cape Town International in January, February 2021

3 Feb - 7 Mar
C$ 988pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
3 Feb - 7 Apr
C$ 989pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
     
3 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
1 Feb - 15 Apr
C$ 1,011pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver to Cape Town International 2021 flight deals

25 May - 14 Jun
C$ 974pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
26 Apr - 18 May
C$ 976pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
25 May - 14 Jun
C$ 985pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Last minute flights from Vancouver to Cape Town International

3 Feb - 7 Mar
C$ 988pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
3 Feb - 7 Apr
C$ 989pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
1 Feb - 15 Apr
C$ 1,011pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

One-way flights to Cape Town International from Vancouver

7:15 a.m. - 7:00 a.m.
Turkish Airlines
2 stops
37h 45m
YVR - CPT
Turkish Airlines
C$ 2,930
CheapFlights
1:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
KLM
3 stops
30h 30m
YVR - CPT
KLM
C$ 3,144
KLM
7:45 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
45h 10m
YVR - CPT
Multiple Airlines
C$ 5,026
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Vancouver to Cape Town International

Can I find flights from Vancouver to Cape Town International for under C$ 1,018 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to Cape Town International for under C$ 1,018. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just C$ 974, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 1,007.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Vancouver to Cape Town Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Vancouver to Cape Town Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Vancouver to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Vancouver to Cape Town Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are British Airways, Cathay Pacific, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Vancouver to Cape Town International for under C$ 1,018 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Vancouver to Cape Town International, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Vancouver to Cape Town International for under C$ 1,018?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Vancouver to Cape Town International within the next 7 days for less than C$ 1,018.

Is Vancouver weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

Temperatures around the 29 °C's can be experienced in February. The weather in Cape Town is hotter than in Vancouver. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Vancouver to Cape Town International?

There are many flights that can get you from Vancouver to Cape Town International in 25h 15m. Fly via Delta, KLM, or British Airways to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Vancouver to Cape Town International round-trip?

Flying on British Airways is currently your cheapest option to Cape Town International, with prices starting at C$ 974. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by KLM and Delta, with the lowest prices starting at C$ 988 and C$ 1,011, respectively. British Airways is currently priced 29% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Vancouver to Cape Town International one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Turkish Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as C$ 2,930. Users have also found prices from C$ 3,144 and C$ 6,533 on Turkish Airlines and KLM, respectively.

Destination information for Cape Town International

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C$ 1 = R11.93

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 9 airlines flying from Vancouver to Cape Town International

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air Canada
C$ 809 C$ 1,001 No cancel fee 67%
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Cathay Pacific
C$ 892 C$ 1,061 No cancel fee 72%
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SWISS
C$ 906 C$ 1,152 No cancel fee 79%
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United Airlines
C$ 769 C$ 1,172 No cancel fee 69%
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Lufthansa
C$ 882 C$ 1,200 No cancel fee 76%
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KLM
C$ 805 C$ 1,224 No cancel fee 75%
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Delta
C$ 854 C$ 1,320 No cancel fee N/A
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British Airways
C$ 708 C$ 1,400 No cancel fee 70%
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South African
C$ 815 C$ 1,517 No cancel fee 78%

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