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Flight information for Sydney to Cape Town
(SYD to CPT)

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Best price found

$1,169

Fastest flight time

23h 15m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Cape Town

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Cape Town from Sydney in the past 72 hours is $1,169. The best return flight deal from Sydney to Cape Town found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $1,982.
The fastest flight from Sydney to Cape Town takes 23h 15m
There are no direct flights from Sydney to Cape Town. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport - Cape Town Intl Airport.
There is 1 airport near Cape Town: Cape Town Intl (CPT)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Sydney to Cape Town

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

February

The cheapest time of year to fly to Cape Town from Sydney is February. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest day to depart Sydney for Cape Town?

Wednesday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Wednesday. The most expensive is usually Saturday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Cape Town?

in the morning

Sydney to Cape Town flights are approximately 15% more expensive at midday than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Cape Town from Sydney?

South African

Cathay Pacific, Emirates, and Etihad Airways are the most popular carriers operating from Sydney to Cape Town

What is the cheapest Sydney to Cape Town flight route?

Sydney Kingsford Smith - Cape Town Intl

Fly from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Cape Town Intl for the best Sydney - Cape Town flight prices

How far in advance should you book Sydney to Cape Town flights?

60 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Sydney to Cape Town is approximately 60 days to departure

When you’re planning your trip from Sydney to Cape Town, the most popular airport-to-airport route is Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport to Cape Town Intl Airport. If you are looking for an alternate airport near Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, Newcastle Williamtown Airport is a great option and is located in Newcastle. In June, $1,367 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Sydney to Cape Town which you can find when you fly SYD — CPT.

Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD) to Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT)$1,367
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Newcastle Williamtown Airport (NTL) to Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT)$2,597
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Easily compare return flights from Sydney to Cape Town

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Sydney to Cape Town by changing tabs
Singapore Airlines
1 Nov.
SYD15:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
23h 15m
2 stops
CPT14:25Cape Town Intl
12 Nov.
CPT05:40Cape Town Intl
36h 00m
2 stops
SYD17:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
1 Nov.
SYD18:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
46h 15m
1 stop
CPT16:15Cape Town Intl
12 Nov.
CPT14:10Cape Town Intl
38h 35m
1 stop
SYD04:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
1 Nov.
SYD18:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
31h 15m
2 stops
CPT01:15Cape Town Intl
12 Nov.
CPT14:10Cape Town Intl
38h 35m
1 stop
SYD04:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
Emirates
17 Aug.
SYD02:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
37h 35m
1 stop
CPT15:35Cape Town Intl
8 Sep.
CPT14:20Cape Town Intl
52h 30m
2 stops
SYD18:50Sydney Kingsford Smith
Singapore Airlines
4 Nov.
SYD08:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
30h 10m
2 stops
CPT14:25Cape Town Intl
9 Nov.
CPT05:40Cape Town Intl
36h 00m
2 stops
SYD17:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Singapore Airlines
16 Nov.
SYD11:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
26h 15m
2 stops
CPT13:25Cape Town Intl
30 Nov.
CPT05:40Cape Town Intl
25h 40m
2 stops
SYD07:20Sydney Kingsford Smith

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Cape Town

If you're looking for one-way flights from Sydney to Cape Town, view some of our deals below provided by Emirates and Singapore Airlines
Multiple Airlines
19 Aug.
SYD08:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
49h 20m
2 stops
CPT09:45Cape Town Intl
Singapore Airlines
28 Sep.
SYD11:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
26h 25m
2 stops
CPT13:25Cape Town Intl
Emirates
28 Sep.
SYD02:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
37h 35m
1 stop
CPT15:35Cape Town Intl

Search last-minute flights to Cape Town from Sydney

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Sydney to Cape Town
Multiple Airlines
29 Jun.
SYD11:55Sydney Kingsford Smith
51h 40m
2 stops
CPT15:35Cape Town Intl
28 Jul.
CPT06:40Cape Town Intl
40h 45m
2 stops
SYD23:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
Emirates
29 Jun.
SYD11:55Sydney Kingsford Smith
51h 40m
2 stops
CPT15:35Cape Town Intl
21 Jul.
CPT14:20Cape Town Intl
50h 50m
2 stops
SYD17:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
Singapore Airlines
29 Jun.
SYD03:55Sydney Kingsford Smith
33h 30m
2 stops
CPT13:25Cape Town Intl
21 Jul.
CPT06:40Cape Town Intl
35h 15m
2 stops
SYD17:55Sydney Kingsford Smith
Emirates
29 Jun.
SYD11:55Sydney Kingsford Smith
51h 40m
2 stops
CPT15:35Cape Town Intl
28 Jul.
CPT14:20Cape Town Intl
27h 45m
1 stop
SYD18:05Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
30 Jun.
SYD06:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
35h 15m
3 stops
CPT17:45Cape Town Intl
29 Jul.
CPT06:40Cape Town Intl
25h 05m
2 stops
SYD07:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
29 Jun.
SYD14:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
43h 20m
2 stops
CPT09:45Cape Town Intl
21 Jul.
CPT15:40Cape Town Intl
38h 45m
1 stop
SYD06:25Sydney Kingsford Smith

Best airlines flying from Sydney to Cape Town

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South AfricanPriceFrom $1,105Free cancellationRating
8.1
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Cathay PacificPriceFrom $1,189Free cancellationRating
8.1
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Singapore AirlinesPriceFrom $1,391Free cancellationRating
8.1
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Qatar AirwaysPriceFrom $1,421Free cancellationRating
7.9
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EmiratesPriceFrom $1,515Free cancellationRating
8.6
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Etihad AirwaysPriceFrom $1,584Free cancellationRating
6.7
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Singapore Airlines flights from Sydney to Cape Town

Our best Singapore Airlines deals on Sydney to Cape Town flight tickets
Singapore Airlines
1 Nov.
SYD15:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
23h 15m
2 stops
CPT14:25Cape Town Intl
12 Nov.
CPT05:40Cape Town Intl
36h 00m
2 stops
SYD17:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Singapore Airlines
4 Nov.
SYD08:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
30h 10m
2 stops
CPT14:25Cape Town Intl
9 Nov.
CPT05:40Cape Town Intl
36h 00m
2 stops
SYD17:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Singapore Airlines
16 Nov.
SYD11:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
26h 15m
2 stops
CPT13:25Cape Town Intl
30 Nov.
CPT05:40Cape Town Intl
25h 40m
2 stops
SYD07:20Sydney Kingsford Smith

Emirates flights from Sydney to Cape Town

Our best Emirates deals on Sydney to Cape Town flight tickets
Emirates
17 Aug.
SYD02:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
37h 35m
1 stop
CPT15:35Cape Town Intl
8 Sep.
CPT14:20Cape Town Intl
52h 30m
2 stops
SYD18:50Sydney Kingsford Smith
Emirates
8 Nov.
SYD16:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
47h 00m
1 stop
CPT15:45Cape Town Intl
21 Dec.
CPT13:25Cape Town Intl
50h 45m
2 stops
SYD16:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
Emirates
17 Aug.
SYD02:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
37h 35m
1 stop
CPT15:35Cape Town Intl
8 Sep.
CPT14:20Cape Town Intl
52h 30m
2 stops
SYD18:50Sydney Kingsford Smith

  • Are airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Cape Town Intl offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Cape Town Intl are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are Singapore Airlines, South African, and Cathay Pacific. You can search for the full list of airlines such as Singapore Airlines that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Sydney Kingsford Smith to Cape Town Intl by plane?

    The distance between Sydney Kingsford Smith and Cape Town Intl is about 11001.8 km. By plane, this route typically takes 23h 15m.



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