Cheap flights from Montreal to Cape Town

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The best prices from Montreal to Cape Town are usually found in May or April, booked 38 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday 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 2021: compare Montreal to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
YMQ - CPT
Price
C$ 952 - C$ 1,702
CPT
Temperature
19 - 29 °C
CPT
Rainfall
9 - 94 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 952

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 952

From Montreal to Cape Town

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 Montreal to Cape Town?

Flights from Montreal to Cape Town are generally found to be more expensive on Friday. 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 Montreal to Cape Town?

To save on the cost of your flight from Montreal to Cape Town, book at least 49 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 29% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from C$ 1,310 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as C$ 1,530.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Cape Town from Montreal average C$ 1,159. You can even find prices in May for less than C$ 1,159, as users have found deals to Cape Town from as low as C$ 869. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cape Town from Montreal. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 43%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Montreal to Cape Town (YMQ - CPT)?

When flying from Montreal to Cape Town, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 44% versus a flight at noon.

Montreal to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Montreal found for this year
31 Oct - 4 Nov
C$ 984pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
17 Nov - 21 Nov
C$ 1,002pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
17 Nov - 21 Nov
C$ 1,004pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

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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. 11 airlines have flights to Cape Town Intl from Montreal on a regular basis.

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

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Montreal 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 Montreal to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

KLM, British Airways, and Delta 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$ 1,105 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Montreal to Cape Town for under C$ 1,105. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just C$ 984, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 1,241.

Are there direct flights from Montreal to Cape Town for under C$ 982 on Cheapflights?

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

Is Montreal weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 29 °C range in February. The weather in Cape Town is generally hotter than Montreal's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Montreal to Cape Town?

For as low as C$ 2,304, United Airlines can have you in Cape Town from Montreal in 19h 30m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Currently priced at C$ 984, United Airlines will fly you from Montreal to Cape Town and back. In addition to United Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa - these airlines can fly you to your destination from C$ 1,034 and C$ 1,052, respectively. United Airlines is currently priced 16% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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 = R11.73
Average temperature for May in Cape Town
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Cape Town
64.0 mm

Airports servicing Montreal

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

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 10 airlines flying from Montreal to Cape Town

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
American Airlines
C$ 503 C$ 650 No cancel fee 71%
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SWISS
C$ 658 C$ 779 No cancel fee 79%
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Austrian Airlines
C$ 817 C$ 885 No cancel fee 78%
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Lufthansa
C$ 703 C$ 901 No cancel fee 76%
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United Airlines
C$ 692 C$ 909 No cancel fee 69%
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Qatar Airways
C$ 750 C$ 973 No cancel fee 68%
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British Airways
C$ 640 C$ 986 No cancel fee 70%
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Delta
C$ 670 C$ 1,032 No cancel fee N/A
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Air France
C$ 839 C$ 1,110 No cancel fee 77%
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KLM
C$ 782 C$ 1,241 No cancel fee 75%
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