The cheapest times to fly from CPT to CDG are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the weeks of February 19th, February 26th, and March 5th)
  • April 30th to June 10th (except the week of May 7th)
  • October 15th 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 CPT to CDG is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1083 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $511 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Paris

Flying from Cape Town (CPT) to Paris (CDG) will usually cost between $527 to $827 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $528. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $961. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $433 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $619 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CPT to CDG flight.

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

CPT to CDG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CPT to CDG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Cape Town. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CDG, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into CPT. 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 Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $597. Return trip prices are from the CDG to CPT 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 CPT to CDG 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 CPT to CDG? 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, Saudia, South African, SriLankan, SWISS, TAAG, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

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

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

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

How many flights go between Cape Town and Paris?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 80 available flights from CPT to CDG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

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


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