When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 49 days in advance, which can save you up to 14% on flights from South Island to Cape Town compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 49 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,730. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,880.
Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cape Town from South Island. Users have commonly found prices around $1,581 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $1,193. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.
Located just 15.6 km from the city centre, Cape Town Intl (CPT) is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Cape Town from South Island.
Some of our airline partners flying from South Island to Cape Town Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Singapore Airlines, Emirates, and South African 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.
We forecast the temperature to be around the 29 °Cs in February, on average. The temperature in Cape Town is generally hotter than in South Island. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.
The most popular airlines flying from South Island to Cape Town are Emirates, South African and Singapore Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.
The cheapest flight price from South Island to Cape Town is $914. On average you can expect to pay $1,440. The most popular route, (Christchurch - Cape Town Intl), can usually be booked for $1,687.