Cheap flights from Melbourne to Cape Town

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14 nights in Cape Town, departing Melbourne on 31 / Oct / 2023 with Emirates (price found 1 hour ago)

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31 / Oct / 2023 is currently the lowest priced day of the year to fly the Melbourne/Cape Town route. There are around 68 flights on any given week from the UK to Cape Town and the cheapest month to fly right now is October.

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Rainfall (mm)

15 mm


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You’ve searched for flights from Melbourne to Cape Town. 68 flights go to or via Cape Town every week, and we've searched them all to make it easy for you to compare your options. On average, Qatar Airways has the cheapest flights, so look out for them in your search results.

We scan thousands of airfares from hundreds of airlines across the globe. We've found that four airlines operate the 10312 km flight from Melbourne to Cape Town. Flights during peak season tend to be the most expensive – so if you want to go during that time, it's best to book early. Or you could try to get a last-minute deal.

Emirates, Qatar Airways & Malaysia Airlines are the most popular airlines for flying from Melbourne to Cape Town, so look out for their deals and offers. To find the best price, try searching by month. Or, if you want to bag a last-minute offer, keep an eye on Netflights to monitor the prices.

It takes about 29 hrs 50 mins to fly from Melbourne to Cape Town. Once you’ve chosen your flight, go through and fill out your details to complete your booking. If you haven’t yet sorted your accommodation or car hire, take a look at our competitive rates – then you can book your flights and accommodation in one go.

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