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Book your trip to arrive at Heathrow, London Stansted, Luton, Gatwick, or London City. The most popular airlines for this route are KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Ryanair, Qatar Airways, Fly Safair, and Turkish Airlines. Cape Town and London have 349 direct flights per week. When you arrive at London, consider visiting Stonehenge, Tate Modern, Tower of London, Avebury, Portsea Island, British Museum, St Fagans: National History Museum, St. Paul's Cathedral, St. David's Cathedral, Cardiff, Roman Baths, Bath, Natural History Museum, Canterbury Cathedral, Tintern Abbey, United Kingdom, and Isle of Wight.

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Check-in for a flight from Cape Town to London

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesOpens 30 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYesNo
Fly SafairSFRFAYesNo
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesNo

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Cape Town?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cape Town and Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth, East London, Durban, Bloemfontein, Nelspruit, Harare, Kimberley, Northern Cape, Saint-Denis, Walvis Bay, Maputo, Gaborone, Arusha, Riyadh, Windhoek, Amsterdam, Dar es Salaam, George, Hoedspruit, Limpopo, Dubai.
What are the most popular routes to and from London?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Reykjavik, Bucharest, Athens, Dublin, Istanbul, Lisbon, Sofia, Tirana, New York, Edinburgh, Belfast, Larnaca, Glasgow, Málaga, Antalya, Faro, Thessaloniki, Budapest, Madrid, Alicante.
What airports are near Cape Town?
The main airport in Cape Town is Cape Town International. It is also served by Cape Town International.
What airports are near London?
The main airport in London is Heathrow. It is also served by Birmingham, Bristol, Exeter, Southampton, Cardiff, East Midlands, Doncaster Sheffield, Bournemouth, Humberside, Norwich.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Cape Town and London?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Cape Town and London thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Cape Town and London can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Cape Town and London?
Currently, you can fly between Cape Town and London with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Ryanair, Qatar Airways, Fly Safair, Turkish Airlines.
When's the best time to travel between Cape Town and London?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Cape Town and London, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between Cape Town and London?
Traveling between Cape Town and London, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
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