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2174 km
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The distance between Harare and Cape Town is 2174 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Fly Safair, Airlink (SAA), South African Airways, Cem Air, and Air Zimbabwe. Harare and Cape Town have 215 direct flights per week.

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Airlink (SAA) on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Rwandair Express on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Check-in for a flight from Harare to Cape Town

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Fly SafairSFRFAYes0
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Airlink (SAA)LNK4ZYes0
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South African AirwaysSAASANoNo
Cem AirKEM5ZYesNo
Air ZimbabweAZWUMYesNo

South Africa COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in South Africa – 02/2023
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Most travelers from Zimbabwe can enter South Africa, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required for vaccinated travelers
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for Zimbabwe
  • Mandatory travel authorization form on arrival
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in South Africa in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Harare to Cape Town?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Harare and Cape Town takes around 3.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Harare and Cape Town?
The flight distance between Harare and Cape Town is 2174 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Harare and Cape Town?
Several carriers operate flights between Harare and Cape Town. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Rwandair Express, Airlink (SAA).
What are the most popular routes to and from Harare?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Harare and Johannesburg, London, Durban, Manchester, Belfast, George, Sydney, Port Elizabeth, Victoria Falls, Warsaw, Windhoek, Newcastle upon Tyne, Addis Ababa, Dili, Lusaka, Maputo, Abuja, Port Moresby, Antalya, Nairobi.
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, Gaborone, Bloemfontein, Nelspruit, Dublin, George, Maputo, Amsterdam, Manchester, Denpasar, Da Nang, Palma, Majorca, Kimberley, Northern Cape, Hoedspruit, Limpopo, Dammam.
What airports are near Harare?
The main airport in Harare is Harare International. It is also served by Harare International.
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 Harare and Cape Town?
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