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Cheap flights from Brisbane to Cape Town

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The best prices from Brisbane to Cape Town are usually found in August or March, booked 41 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Brisbane (BNE) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best BNE to CPT flight in 2021: compare Brisbane to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
BNE - CPT
Price
$1,198 - $1,928
CPT
Temperature
19 - 29 °C
CPT
Rainfall
9 - 94 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Average price

$1,270

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$1,198

From Brisbane to Cape Town

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Brisbane to Cape Town?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 16% on the overall cost on flights from Brisbane to Cape Town.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Brisbane to Cape Town?

Users have found that booking a flight from Brisbane to Cape Town at least 29 days early can save you up to 8% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 29 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Brisbane to Cape Town for as little as $1,547 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,685 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Brisbane to Cape Town?

Flights from Brisbane to Cape Town lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Brisbane to Cape Town in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $976.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Brisbane to Cape Town (BNE - CPT)?

It’s optimal to fly from Brisbane to Cape Town in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 25% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Brisbane to Cape Town in May, June 2021

The best prices found for BNE to CPT flights in May, June
23 May - 18 Jun
$4,194pp
BNE
Brisbane
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BNE
Brisbane
23 May - 18 Jun
$4,577pp
BNE
Brisbane
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BNE
Brisbane
23 May - 18 Jun
$9,305pp
BNE
Brisbane
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
BNE
Brisbane

Brisbane to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Brisbane found for this year
17 Nov - 21 Nov
$1,627pp
BNE
Brisbane
Singapore Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Singapore Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BNE
Brisbane
17 Nov - 21 Nov
$1,651pp
BNE
Brisbane
Singapore Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Singapore Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BNE
Brisbane
1 Dec - 12 Jan
$1,794pp
BNE
Brisbane
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
BNE
Brisbane

Last-minute flights from Brisbane to Cape Town

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town from Brisbane, departing today and this week
23 May - 18 Jun
$4,194pp
BNE
Brisbane
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BNE
Brisbane
23 May - 18 Jun
$4,577pp
BNE
Brisbane
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BNE
Brisbane
23 May - 18 Jun
$9,305pp
BNE
Brisbane
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
BNE
Brisbane

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Brisbane</span> to <span class="emphasized">Cape Town</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Brisbane to Cape Town

Can I find flights from Brisbane to Cape Town for under $4,256 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Brisbane to Cape Town for under $4,256. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $4,194, but on average you can expect to pay $6,025.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Brisbane to Cape Town Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. New policies for travellers booking flights from Brisbane to Cape Town Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Brisbane to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Singapore Airlines, South African, and Emirates flying from Brisbane to Cape Town Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Brisbane to Cape Town for under $4,256 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Brisbane to Cape Town, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Brisbane to Cape Town for under $4,256?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Brisbane to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $4,256.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Brisbane to Cape Town Intl have been viewed 1,092 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Brisbane or Cape Town?

The rainfall in Brisbane is generally less than the rainfall in Cape Town. This will continue over the next 11 days.

Is Brisbane weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 29 °C on average in the month of February. The temperature in Cape Town is typically the same as in Brisbane. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Brisbane to Cape Town.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R10.95
Average temperature for May in Cape Town
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Cape Town
64.0 mm

Airports servicing Brisbane

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 5 airlines flying from Brisbane to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Brisbane to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
South African
$640 $996 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by South African. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Cathay Pacific
$845 $1,167 No cancel fee 72%
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Singapore Airlines
$753 $1,174 No cancel fee 81%
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Emirates
$906 $1,319 No cancel fee 75%
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Etihad Airways
$1,378 $1,509 No cancel fee 75%
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