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Cheap flights from Wellington to Cape Town

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

How to find the cheapest flight from
Wellington (WLG) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best WLG to CPT flight in 2021: compare Wellington to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
WLG - CPT
Price
$1,196 - $2,755
CPT
Temperature
19 - 29 °C
CPT
Rainfall
9 - 94 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 45% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Average price

$1,274

Average for round-trip flights in June 2021

Round-trip from

$1,196

From Wellington 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 return from Wellington to Cape Town?

Users have found that leaving on a Thursday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 43% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Wellington to Cape Town at least 49 days early can save you up to 14% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 49 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Wellington to Cape Town for as little as $1,730 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,880 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Cape Town. Flights to Cape Town from Wellington in August are about $1,581 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $1,193.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Wellington to Cape Town (WLG - CPT)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Wellington to Cape Town is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 52% on airfare.

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Flight FAQs

From Wellington to Cape Town

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 372 users have taken a look at flights from Wellington to Cape Town Intl.

Does it rain more in Wellington or Cape Town?

In Wellington, there will be less rainfall in Wellington compared to Cape Town over the next 9 days.

Is Wellington weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

Expect the weather to be around 29 °C on average in February. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Cape Town is generally hotter than in Wellington.

Alternative routes for Wellington to Cape Town

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

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Wellington to Cape Town.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R9.83
Average temperature for June in Cape Town
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for June in Cape Town
79.0 mm

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