Cheap flights from Vancouver Intl to Cape Town

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

How to find the cheapest flight from
Vancouver Intl (YVR) to Cape Town (CPT)

YVR - CPT
Price
C$ 1,145 - C$ 1,771
CPT
Temperature
19 - 29 °C
CPT
Rainfall
9 - 94 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

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

Round-trip from

C$ 1,145

From Vancouver Intl to Cape Town

One-way from

C$ 724

One-way flight from Vancouver Intl 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 Vancouver Intl to Cape Town?

Users have found that flying from Vancouver Intl to Cape Town on a Friday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save up to 29% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 49 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Vancouver Intl to Cape Town from C$ 1,346 1-2 weeks out and tickets from C$ 1,572 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Cape Town from Vancouver Intl. Prices for May average C$ 1,191 per person but you can even find prices for as low as C$ 893. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 43% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from Vancouver Intl to Cape Town (YVR - CPT)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Vancouver Intl to Cape Town is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 9% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Vancouver Intl to Cape Town in February, March 2021

23 Feb - 2 Mar
C$ 1,313pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
16 Mar - 18 Mar
C$ 1,500pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
16 Mar - 18 Mar
C$ 2,068pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver Intl to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

12 Oct - 26 Oct
C$ 952pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
17 Oct - 1 Nov
C$ 979pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
19 Apr - 21 Jun
C$ 993pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

One-way flights to Cape Town from Vancouver Intl

4:30 a.m. - 7:10 a.m.
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
41h 40m
YVR - CPT
Multiple Airlines
C$ 725
Travel2Be
10:05 a.m. - 5:10 p.m.
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
46h 05m
YVR - CPT
Multiple Airlines
C$ 1,657
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Flight FAQs

From Vancouver Intl to Cape Town

Can I find flights from Vancouver Intl to Cape Town for under C$ 1,009 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver Intl to Cape Town for under C$ 1,009. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 993, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 1,057.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Vancouver Intl 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. New policies for travellers booking flights from Vancouver Intl to Cape Town Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Vancouver Intl 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 Intl to Cape Town for under C$ 1,009 on Cheapflights?

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

Does it rain more in Vancouver Intl or Cape Town?

Expected rainfall in Vancouver Intl is less than in Cape Town. You can expect this to be the case over the next 17 days.

Is Vancouver Intl weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

With an average temperature of 29 °C, peak weather can be found in February. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Cape Town are hotter than in Vancouver Intl.

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

Delta, KLM, and Lufthansa can get you from Vancouver Intl to Cape Town in just under 22h 50m. Your travel time can differ by up to 9h 55m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Vancouver Intl to Cape Town is Lufthansa. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as C$ 1,008 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Delta and KLM, starting at C$ 1,041 and C$ 1,044 round-trip. Lufthansa is priced at 25% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

Destination information for Cape Town

Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = R11.69
Average temperature for February in Cape Town
29.0 °C
Avg rainfall for February in Cape Town
15.0 mm

Airports servicing Vancouver

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 9 airlines flying from Vancouver Intl to Cape Town

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%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by South African. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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