Cheap flights from New Zealand to Cape Town

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

To save up to 14% 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 New Zealand to Cape Town from $1,812 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,970 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Zealand to Cape Town?

August can be a great time to fly to Cape Town from New Zealand with a flight ticket averaging about $1,657. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $1,250. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Zealand to Cape Town (NZ - CPT)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from New Zealand to Cape Town as you normally would.

Cheap flights from New Zealand to Cape Town in January, February 2022

The best prices found for New Zealand to CPT flights in January, February
20 Jan - 2 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

52h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

30h 20m
$1,698

Emirates

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Deal found 15/1/22

20 Jan - 2 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

34h 45m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

49h 05m
$2,184

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 15/1/22

20 Jan - 2 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

34h 45m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

43h 00m
$2,393

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 15/1/22

New Zealand to Cape Town 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from New Zealand found for this year
20 Jan - 2 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

52h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

30h 20m
$1,698

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 15/1/22

20 Jan - 2 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

34h 45m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

49h 05m
$2,184

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 15/1/22

20 Jan - 2 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

34h 45m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

43h 00m
$2,393

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 15/1/22

One-way flights to Cape Town Intl from New Zealand

The cheapest one-way flights from New Zealand to Cape Town
26 Apr
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

37h 10m
$868

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 15/1/22

26 Apr
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

52h 25m
$964

Emirates

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Deal found 15/1/22

25 Apr
AKL

Auckland Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

44h 45m
$1,934

Malaysia Airlines

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Deal found 15/1/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Cape Town Intl (CPT), located 15.6 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from New Zealand to Cape Town.

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

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

Can I find flights from New Zealand to Cape Town for under $8,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Zealand to Cape Town for under $8,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $8,015, but on average you can expect to pay $8,478.

How popular is this New Zealand to Cape Town flight route?

The New Zealand to Cape Town Intl flight path was viewed by 2,543 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Before booking your flight from New Zealand to Cape Town, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Cathay Pacific, Emirates or Ethiopian Air.

What are the cheapest flights from New Zealand to Cape Town?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $1,161. While the most popular route (Auckland Intl - Cape Town Intl) can be booked for $1,588 on average our data indicates $1,803 when flying from New Zealand to Cape Town.

Can I fly to Cape Town Intl from New Zealand right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New Zealand to Cape Town Intl

Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Cape Town Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Zealand 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.


Can I fly back to New Zealand from Cape Town Intl?

Returning to New Zealand from Cape Town Intl

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

Departure points for flights from New Zealand to Cape Town

Select to see more specific information for flights to Cape Town from all departure points in New Zealand

Top 5 airlines flying from New Zealand to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from New Zealand to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
Cheapest$1,087
Average$1,927
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
Cheapest$1,239
Average$1,888
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$1,257
Average$2,100
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$1,425
Average$2,026
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
South African
Cheapest$1,694
Average$2,094
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety