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Fares from $49 One Way, $109 Round Trip from Johannesburg to Cape Town

Prices starting at $109 for return flights and $49 for one-way flights to Cape Town were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town

Origin Airport IATA CodeJNB
Destination Airport IATA CodeCPT
Distance790 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSouth African Airlink, Mango, South African Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival7:20AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival5:10PM UTC

Flights Review

Jan 14, 2020

Some of the staff should be friendly and more welcoming

Nov 26, 2019

No power outlet on plane. You have to buy your water, soda and other drinks. There could be a better process to board the plane, just one long line. There were no zones for boarding. But overall, good experience, easy to check in and staff was overall pretty friendly.

Sep 5, 2019

No problems.

Jun 2, 2019

no water

Feb 10, 2019

Did not realize even water was going to require payment. Get some Rands before boarding or vary water with you

Dec 9, 2018

This was a Mango flight. The South African Air check-in representative was extremely helpful. We had booked our own flights from Victoria Falls and didn't leave enough time between flights in Johannesburg. The representative walked us to the management office to book us a new flight. He also met us at the boarding gate with our tickets for the second flight to Cape Town, so we wouldn't have to print them in Johannesburg. Extremely friendly and customer oriented. We will definitely fly/recommend both South African Air and Mango Air.

Oct 16, 2018

Great job!

Aug 21, 2018

I would fly mango again

Book Your Flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town

O.R. Tambo International Airport

You can use to find cheap flights from Johannesburg. The O.R. Tambo International Airport is located at 24 Johnson Road, approximately 12 miles from the Johannesburg city center. The airport services more than 17 million passengers every year, so the airport houses hubs for numerous airlines. Air France, British Airways, Lufthansa and South African Airways are just a few of the airlines that have flights departing from the airport on a daily basis. The website searches all of the domestic and international flights available to find you discount tickets.

Parking and Transportation

The airport has long-term parking lots near International Terminal A. Long-term parking in the P6 Shade 1 lot costs approximately $10.40 per day, while the long-term parking in the P5 Shade 2 lot costs approximately $8.60 per day. The airport also has the Super South Gate long-term parking lot, which costs around $5.50 per day. Shuttle services run from the parking lots to the airport terminals every 15 minutes. You can also take a taxi to the airport; however, not all taxi companies are allowed to service the airport area. Approved taxi operators have an ACSA logo on their vehicle. If you need a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can use the website to reserve a rental car.

Dining at the Airport

If you didn't have time to eat before you left for the airport, you can grab a meal before you board your plane. The airport has a variety of dining options available, including Debonairs Pizza, KFC and Fournos Bakery. does more than find cheap flights from Johannesburg. The website takes care of all of your travel arrangements, giving you plenty of time to grab a quick meal.

Cape Town International Airport

It isn't hard to find cheap flights to Cape Town when you use 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 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 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 to find cheap flights to Cape Town, you can also make reservations for guided city tours.

Flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town?

Yes, there are 7 airlines that fly straight from Johannesburg Airport (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) to Cape Town Airport (CPT-Cape Town Intl.). Find exactly what you need with one of these top carriers:

  • British Airways
  • Mango
  • Safair
  • Comair
  • South African Airways
What is the shortest flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town?

Leave that binge-watching for your hotel room, because the flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town can take as little as 2 hours and 5 minutes.

What airlines fly from Johannesburg to Cape Town most frequently?

These airlines fly the most from Johannesburg to Cape Town. Get your vacation underway with one of these leading carriers: British Airways - (BA) with 243 flights every month Mango - (JE) with 191 flights every month Safair - (FA) with 169 flights every month Comair - (MN) with 136 flights every month South African Airways - (SA) with 121 flights every month Singapore Airlines - (SQ) with 20 flights every month

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.