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Travelers usually depart from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Amsterdam - Centraal, Amsterdam - Sloterdijk, Amsterdam - Zuid, or Amsterdam - Schiphol Cateringweg when they travel from Amsterdam to Cape Town. The distance between Amsterdam and Cape Town is 9697 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Qatar Airways, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Fly Safair, British Airways, and Ethiopian Airlines. Amsterdam and Cape Town have 248 direct flights per week.

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MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundays
Number of flights56294444-2847
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KLM Royal Dutch Airlines on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.

Check-in for a flight from Amsterdam to Cape Town

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYesNo
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesOpens 30 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Fly SafairSFRFAYesNo
British AirwaysBAWBAYesNo
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Amsterdam to Cape Town?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Amsterdam and Cape Town takes around 11 hours.
What is the flight distance between Amsterdam and Cape Town?
The flight distance between Amsterdam and Cape Town is 9697 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Amsterdam and Cape Town?
Several carriers operate flights between Amsterdam and Cape Town. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Amsterdam?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Amsterdam and London, Manchester, Birmingham, Dublin, Bristol, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Athens, Leeds, Newcastle upon Tyne, Toronto, Stockholm, Reykjavik, Milan, Oslo, Tallinn, Montreal, Helsinki, Vancouver, Budapest.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cape Town?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cape Town and Johannesburg, Durban, London, Port Elizabeth, East London, Bangkok, Harare, Gaborone, Bloemfontein, Nelspruit, Dublin, George, Maputo, Manchester, Denpasar, Da Nang, Palma, Majorca, Kimberley, Northern Cape, Hoedspruit, Limpopo, Dammam.
What airports are near Amsterdam?
The main airport in Amsterdam is Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. It is also served by Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Brussels, Brussels South Charleroi, Düsseldorf International Airport, Cologne Bonn Airport, Dortmund, Eindhoven, Weeze, Rotterdam The Hague, Lille.
What airports are near Cape Town?
The main airport in Cape Town is Cape Town International. It is also served by Cape Town International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Amsterdam and Cape Town?
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