The cheapest times to fly from CDG to CPT are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 23rd to June 3rd
  • September 24th to October 7th
  • October 29th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CDG to CPT is early March. Prices can be as high as $1257 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $499 for Wednesday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Cape Town

Flying from Paris (CDG) to Cape Town (CPT) will usually cost between $528 to $933 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $549. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1076. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $527 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $604 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CDG to CPT flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CDG to CPT route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CDG to CPT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CDG to CPT flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Paris. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CPT, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CDG. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $83 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $616. Return trip prices are from the CPT to CDG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CDG to CPT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 27 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CDG to CPT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air Mauritius, Alitalia, Austrian, British Airways, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, MANGO, Qatar Airways, South African, SriLankan, SWISS, TAAG, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cape Town International Airport to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5817 miles or 9362 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CDG to CPT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CDG to CPT flight is about 11 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Paris and Cape Town?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 93 available flights from CDG to CPT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CDG
Origination airport name Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
City Paris
Country France
Latitude 49
Longitude 2.6

Return Airport

Destination code CPT
Destination airport name Cape Town International Airport
City Cape Town
Country South Africa
Latitude -34
Longitude 18.6


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