Cheap flights from Montreal to Cape Town

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The best prices from Montreal to Cape Town Intl are usually found in September or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Montreal (YMQ) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best YMQ to CPT flight in 2022: compare Montreal to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
YMQ - CPT
Price
C$ 822 - C$ 1,567
CPT
Temperature
12 - 21 °C
CPT
Rainfall
20 - 100 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 1,596

Average for round-trip flights in June 2022

Round-trip from

C$ 1,059

From Montreal (YMQ) to Cape Town Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Montreal to Cape Town (YMQ - CPT)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Montreal to Cape Town in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 18% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Montreal to Cape Town, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 35% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from C$ 1,613 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as C$ 1,777.

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

Flights from Montreal to Cape Town lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from Montreal to Cape Town in September, with the cheapest ticket starting at C$ 921.

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

Cheap flights from Montreal to Cape Town in June, July 2022

The best prices found for YMQ to CPT flights for June, July
18 Jul - 22 Jul
C$ 2,485pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
2 Jul - 22 Aug
C$ 2,794pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
3 Jul - 8 Jul
C$ 2,828pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Montreal to Cape Town 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Montreal found for this year
8 Nov - 22 Nov
C$ 1,318pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
19 Sep - 13 Oct
C$ 1,342pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
19 Sep - 13 Oct
C$ 1,354pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Last minute flights from Montreal to Cape Town

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cape Town from Montreal, departing today and this week
3 Jul - 8 Jul
C$ 2,828pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
3 Jul - 8 Jul
C$ 2,863pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
4 Jul - 9 Jul
C$ 2,900pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Montreal</span> to <span class="emphasized">Cape Town</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Montreal to Cape Town

What airport do you fly into for flights to Cape Town from Montreal?

For a flight from Montreal to Cape Town, you will be flying into Cape Town Intl. Cape Town Intl (CPT) is just 15.6 km from the centre of the city. Cape Town Intl is the only Cape Town airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from Montreal per day. 8 airlines have flights to Cape Town Intl from Montreal on a regular basis.

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

British Airways, KLM, and Lufthansa are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Montreal to Cape Town for under C$ 1,400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Montreal to Cape Town for under C$ 1,400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just C$ 1,318, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 1,431.

Are there last-minute flights available from Montreal to Cape Town for under C$ 2,900?

There are currently 10+ open flights from Montreal to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than C$ 2,900.

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

According to our current data, British Airways (C$ 1,318), Delta (C$ 1,342), and United Airlines (C$ 1,354) offers the cheapest pricing from Montreal to Cape Town. These flights start at 4% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest flights from Montreal to Cape Town?

On average you can expect to pay C$ 3,320 for a flight from Montreal to Cape Town. The cheapest flight overall is C$ 700 while the most popular route, (Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl - Cape Town Intl) is currently priced at C$ 1,320.

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

Consider Air Canada, Air France or British Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Montreal to Cape Town.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Cape Town, South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Cape Town from Montreal?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Montreal to Cape Town Intl

Most visitors from Montreal can enter Cape Town Intl without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Montreal are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Montreal are not required to quarantine after entering Cape Town Intl.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Do I need a test to fly back to Montreal from Cape Town?

Returning to Montreal from Cape Town Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Montreal.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Montreal.

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Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Montreal to Cape Town.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = R12.30
Average temperature for June in Cape Town
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for June in Cape Town
79.0 mm

Airports servicing Montreal

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl (YUL)
Montreal St Hubert (YHU)

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 7 airlines flying from Montreal to Cape Town Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Montreal to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
British Airways
C$ 938 C$ 1,138 No cancel fee 70%
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KLM
C$ 1,047 C$ 1,394 No cancel fee 75%
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Austrian Airlines
C$ 1,053 C$ 1,140 No cancel fee 78%
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Delta
C$ 1,102 C$ 1,325 No cancel fee N/A
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Lufthansa
C$ 1,221 C$ 1,380 No cancel fee 76%
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Air France
C$ 1,225 C$ 1,606 No cancel fee 77%
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South African
C$ 1,494 C$ 1,609 No cancel fee 78%
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