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Madrid to Cape Town Flights

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Selected fares from Madrid to Cape Town

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
MAD CPT Wed, Mar 18 - Thu, Apr 2 $738
MAD CPT Wed, Mar 18 - Thu, Apr 2 $804
MAD CPT Wed, Mar 18 - Thu, Apr 2 $979
MAD CPT Wed, Mar 18 - Thu, Apr 2 $1,130
MAD CPT Wed, Mar 18 - Thu, Apr 2 $1,251
MAD CPT Wed, Mar 18 - Thu, Apr 2 $1,515
MAD CPT Wed, Mar 18 - Thu, Apr 2 $1,627

Madrid and Cape Town airports and terminals

Airports in Madrid , ES
map of airports in Madrid
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    Barajas Airport (MAD)

    Distance from City Center: 8.8 miles

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Airports in Cape Town , ZA
map of airports in Cape Town
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    Cape Town Int'l Airport (CPT)

    Distance from City Center: 10.3 miles

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February

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Madrid to Cape Town

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 26 Madrid (MAD) Cape Town (CPT) Emirates $703
Earn $7.03
Return Sat, Mar 7 Cape Town (CPT) Madrid (MAD) Emirates
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Madrid to Cape Town

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Mar 18 Madrid (MAD) Cape Town (CPT) Emirates $738
Earn $7.38
Return Thu, Apr 2 Cape Town (CPT) Madrid (MAD) Emirates
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Flights to Cape Town

Flying out of Madrid

Finding the right flights from Madrid can be as simple as doing a search at Orbitz.com. The search engine at the Orbtiz.com site combs through current flight schedules to show comparative costs, as well as departure and arrival times, layovers and other issues that make certain flight options more attractive than others. The Madrid-Barajas Airport, located at Avenida de la Hispanidad, 28042 Madrid, is 12 miles from the city center. It's the main hub for Iberia and does business with major airlines, including EasyJet, Delta, Air France, British Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Europa and others.

Parking at the Madrid-Barajas Airport

Orbitz.com can help travelers find convenient, affordable places on and off site for vacation parking. The airport in Madrid has express parking meant for dropping off and picking up travelers. For the first 30 minutes, the parking is free. Short- and long-term parking lots can be found at each terminal and cost from €9.60 for two hours up to €60 per day for Terminal 2 short-term parking. Long-term parking is available for €18.30 per day. The economy lot requires a shuttle ride back and forth to the terminals but costs only €10.80 per day or €62.80 per week.

Transportation to and From the Airport

For travelers who wish to avoid parking, Orbitz.com can help find special offers on ground transportation to and from Madrid-Barajas Airport. It takes approximately 30 minutes to get there from downtown by car. A credentialed taxi service will charge anywhere from €25 to €30 for the ride, but oftentimes there are taxi drivers inside the terminals offering cheaper rides who do not have the same credentials as those who have signed a contract with the airport. Passengers can also opt for a €2 train ride or take the bus for a similar fee.

Restaurants Near Madrid-Barajas Airport

There's no need to leave the airport to find an excellent selection of restaurants, counter service diners or bars. Orbitz.com can offer travelers deals on food and air packages, though they might not be dining in-house. The convenience of dining at the airport while waiting for flights from Madrid may be worth the cost, but passengers should expect the cost to be relatively more expensive than similar restaurants found in the city center.

Cape Town International Airport

It isn't hard to find cheap flights to Cape Town when you use Orbitz.com. The website lists all of the available flights so that you can find the best deal on air travel. The Cape Town International Airport is located approximately 12 miles from the center of Cape Town. It's the second busiest airport in South Africa, and 22 airlines have flights that arrive at and depart from it. Some of the airlines that service the airport include Air France, British Airways, South African Airways and Virgin Atlantic Airways.

Transportation from the Airport

The Airport MyCiTi Shuttle runs between the airport and the Civic Center in central Cape Town. You can take a taxicab into Cape Town for approximately $20. The only taxi company authorized by the airport is Touch-Down Taxis. If you'd rather have your own vehicle, you can use Orbitz.com to reserve a rental car. The airport houses nine car-rental companies. The rental-car companies are located in front of the Central Terminal Building.

Climate in Cape Town

The winter season runs from June to the end of August, with low temperatures that range from the mid-40s to the mid-60s. Summer starts in early December and lasts through March. The low temperatures in the summer range from the high-50s to the low 60s, and the high temperatures range from the mid-to-high 70s. If you want warm weather during your trip, use Orbitz.com to plan your vacation between December and March.

Highlights and Attractions

While you're in Cape Town, you can take a guided tour on a red open-top bus, visit the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens and take a guided walk up Table Mountain. When you use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights to Cape Town, you can also make reservations for guided city tours.

Flight schedule for flights from Madrid to Cape Town on Thu, Jan 29, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/American Airlines AA6279/AA6449 MAD 12:05 PM CPT 7:05 AM 320/744 18hr 0min
British Airways/British Airways BA7066/BA43 MAD 1:35 PM CPT 7:05 AM 321/744 16hr 30min
British Airways/Iberia BA7066/IB4756 MAD 1:35 PM CPT 7:05 AM 321/744 16hr 30min
British Airways/British Airways BA459/BA43 MAD 12:05 PM CPT 7:05 AM 320/744 18hr 0min
British Airways/Iberia BA459/IB4756 MAD 12:05 PM CPT 7:05 AM 320/744 18hr 0min
British Airways/British Airways BA7060/BA43 MAD 2:55 PM CPT 7:05 AM 321/744 15hr 10min
British Airways/Iberia BA7060/IB4756 MAD 2:55 PM CPT 7:05 AM 321/744 15hr 10min
Iberia/British Airways IB3176/BA43 MAD 1:35 PM CPT 7:05 AM 321/744 16hr 30min
Iberia/Iberia IB3176/IB4756 MAD 1:35 PM CPT 7:05 AM 321/744 16hr 30min
Iberia/British Airways IB7444/BA43 MAD 12:05 PM CPT 7:05 AM 320/744 18hr 0min
Iberia/Iberia IB7444/IB4756 MAD 12:05 PM CPT 7:05 AM 320/744 18hr 0min
Iberia/British Airways IB3172/BA43 MAD 2:55 PM CPT 7:05 AM 321/744 15hr 10min
Iberia/Iberia IB3172/IB4756 MAD 2:55 PM CPT 7:05 AM 321/744 15hr 10min