Cheap flights from Auckland to Cape Town

AKL — CPT
16 Aug — 23 Aug1
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The best prices from Auckland Intl to Cape Town Intl are usually found in October or November, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Friday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from Auckland (AKL) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best AKL to CPT flight in 2022: compare Auckland to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.

AKL - CPT

Price

$1,172 - $1,749

CPT

Temperature

12 - 21 °C

CPT

Rainfall

20 - 100 mm

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
Round-trip from$1,845From Auckland Intl to Cape Town Intl
One-way from$1,238One-way flight from Auckland Intl to Cape Town Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Auckland to Cape Town?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Auckland 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 Auckland to Cape Town?

To save up to 55% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 56 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Auckland to Cape Town from $2,903 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $3,552 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cape Town from Auckland. Users have commonly found prices around $2,180 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $1,771. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to Cape Town (AKL - CPT)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Auckland 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 20% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Auckland to Cape Town in August, September 2022

The best prices found for AKL to CPT flights in August, September
7 Sep - 24 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

52h 25m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

42h 05m
$3,069

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

17 Aug - 31 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

51h 55m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

42h 30m
$3,135

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

17 Aug - 31 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

51h 55m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

40h 30m
$3,155

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Auckland to Cape Town 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Auckland found for this year
7 Sep - 24 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

52h 25m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

42h 05m
$3,069

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

17 Aug - 31 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

51h 55m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

42h 30m
$3,135

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

17 Aug - 31 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

51h 55m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

40h 30m
$3,155

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Cheap Emirates flights from Auckland to Cape Town

18 Jan - 8 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

57h 10m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

29h 40m
$2,185

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

19 Jan - 8 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

52h 40m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

29h 40m
$2,204

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

18 Jan - 9 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

54h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

29h 40m
$2,220

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Cheap Singapore Airlines flights from Auckland to Cape Town

19 Jan - 8 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

35h 05m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

50h 30m
$2,288

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

20 Jan - 16 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

37h 25m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

47h 10m
$2,338

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

22 Jan - 6 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

33h 20m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

35h 55m
$2,662

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Last-minute flights from Auckland to Cape Town

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town from Auckland, departing today and this week
17 Aug - 31 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

51h 55m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

42h 30m
$3,135

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

17 Aug - 31 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

51h 55m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

40h 30m
$3,155

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

17 Aug - 31 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

51h 55m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

31h 00m
$3,487

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

One-way flights to Cape Town from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to Cape Town
7 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

29h 10m
$1,097

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

1 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

29h 10m
$1,099

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

1 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

35h 35m
$1,141

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Auckland to Cape Town flights.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Auckland Intl to Cape Town Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Singapore Airlines, Emirates, and Cathay Pacific are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Singapore Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Auckland to Cape Town for under $2,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Cape Town for under $2,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just $2,185, but on average you can expect to pay $2,336.

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to Cape Town for under $3,200?

There are currently 10+ open flights from Auckland to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $3,200.

How popular is this Auckland to Cape Town flight route?

Within the past month, 3,470 users have taken a look at flights from Auckland Intl to Cape Town Intl.

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

According to our current data, Emirates ($2,185), Singapore Airlines ($2,288), and Qatar Airways ($2,363) offers the cheapest pricing from Auckland to Cape Town.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Singapore Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $1,097. However, be on the lookout for offers from Qatar Airways and Emirates, as they are both options that can get you from Auckland to Cape Town for a low price.

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

Consider Cathay Pacific, Emirates or Air New Zealand when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Auckland to Cape Town.

What are the cheapest flights from Auckland to Cape Town?

The cheapest flight price from Auckland to Cape Town is $1,135. On average you can expect to pay $6,162. The most popular route, (Auckland Intl - Cape Town Intl), can usually be booked for $1,987.

Alternative routes for Auckland to Cape Town

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 6 airlines flying from Auckland to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Auckland to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Cathay PacificCheapest$1,528Average$2,172FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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Singapore AirlinesCheapest$1,576Average$1,894FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapest$1,714Average$2,267FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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South AfricanCheapest$1,815Average$2,244FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest$2,047Average$2,787FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$2,773Average$3,571FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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