Flights from Cape Town to Istanbul, Turkey

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Cape Town to Istanbul Last modified: Sep 19, 2023 12:07 -04:00

We've scanned 109 155 000 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Istanbul. Ethiopian & Qatar frequently offer the best deals to Istanbul flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Sun 10/08
1 stop
Mon 10/16
1 stop
R12 123
Wed 11/15
1 stop
Thu 11/23
1 stop
R15 573
Wed 11/08
2 stops
Sun 11/19
2 stops
R15 706

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to Istanbul?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cape Town to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R12 638.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Istanbul?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Cape Town to Istanbul based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Cape Town to Istanbul?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Cape Town to Istanbul.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R21 348 R12 275
7-14 days R29 945 R13 572
14-21 days R22 187 R12 161
21-30 days R19 557 R13 438
30-60 days R14 467 R12 981
60-90 days R17 708 R13 495
90+ days R12 447 R12 485

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to Istanbul

We've examined 215 181 508 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cape Town to Istanbul is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R13 343R13 343R13 343R12 981R13 343R8 730R13 343

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to Istanbul by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Cape Town to Istanbul flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Cape Town Istanbul Ethiopian 2023/09/27 2023/10/16 1 R16 373
October Cape Town Istanbul Ethiopian 2023/10/15 2023/10/23 1 R12 161
November Cape Town Istanbul Emirates 2023/11/01 2023/11/13 1 R13 343
December Cape Town Istanbul Ethiopian 2023/12/10 2023/12/18 1 R13 495
January Cape Town Istanbul Emirates 2024/01/20 2024/02/04 1 R13 343
February Cape Town Istanbul Turkish 2024/02/28 2024/03/06 0 R12 447
March Cape Town Istanbul Emirates 2024/03/13 2024/04/01 1 R13 343
April Cape Town Istanbul Emirates 2024/04/02 2024/04/22 1 R13 343

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to Istanbul

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cape Town to Istanbul. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

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R16 297
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R16 297
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24 25 26 27 28 29 30
R34 881
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
R34 881 R21 120
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
R21 120 R21 100 R15 154
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R15 154

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to Istanbul

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Cape Town to Istanbul is R13 438.

The average price for direct flights from Cape Town to Istanbul is R15 344.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cape Town to Istanbul

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Cape Town to Istanbul. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Cape Town to Istanbul is R10 636.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to Istanbul is R13 362.

Cape Town to Istanbul Flight Questions

Cape Town to Istanbul Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cape Town and Istanbul. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Istanbul