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Cheap flights from Victoria, Australia to Cape Town

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The best prices from Victoria, Australia to Cape Town are usually found in February or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Victoria, Australia (MEL) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to CPT flight in 2021: compare Victoria, Australia to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
MEL - CPT
Price
$1,172 - $1,892
CPT
Temperature
19 - 29 °C
CPT
Rainfall
9 - 94 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

$1,228

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

$1,172

From Victoria, Australia 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 Victoria, Australia to Cape Town?

Users have found that flying from Victoria, Australia to Cape Town on a Tuesday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Victoria, Australia to Cape Town?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 29 days in advance, which can save you up to 8% on flights from Victoria, Australia to Cape Town compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 29 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,551. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,689.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Victoria, Australia to Cape Town?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cape Town from Victoria, Australia. Users have commonly found prices around $1,359 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $978. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Victoria, Australia to Cape Town (MEL - CPT)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Victoria, Australia to Cape Town is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 13% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Victoria, Australia to Cape Town in April, May 2021

The best prices found for MEL to CPT flights in April, May
17 Apr - 24 Apr
$9,262pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
17 Apr - 24 Apr
$9,286pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Victoria, Australia to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Victoria, Australia found for this year
17 Nov - 20 Nov
$2,010pp
MEL
Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
17 Nov - 20 Nov
$2,011pp
MEL
Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
18 Nov - 20 Nov
$2,094pp
MEL
Melbourne
Emirates
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

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Flight FAQs

From Victoria, Australia to Cape Town

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 1,549 users have taken a look at flights from Melbourne to Cape Town Intl.

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

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Melbourne to Cape Town Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Melbourne to Cape Town Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Singapore Airlines, South African, and Cathay Pacific. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Cape Town?

Melbourne will have less rainfall in 2 compared to Cape Town over the next 12 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

Temperatures around the 29 °Cs can be experienced in February. The weather in Cape Town is hotter than in Melbourne. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

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Today's exchange rate
$1 = R11.06
Average temperature for April in Cape Town
25.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Cape Town
63.0 mm

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Top 6 airlines flying from Victoria, Australia to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Victoria, Australia to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
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Qatar Airways
$717 $865 No cancel fee 68%
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Cathay Pacific
$830 $1,167 No cancel fee 72%
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South African
$828 $1,194 No cancel fee 78%

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Singapore Airlines
$753 $1,206 No cancel fee 81%
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Emirates
$1,018 $1,348 No cancel fee 75%
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Etihad Airways
$1,277 $1,432 No cancel fee 75%
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