Given below is the flight time from London, United Kingdom to Cape Town, South Africa. Flight time calculator to calculate time taken to reach Cape Town from London by air. The nearest airport to London is London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and the nearest airport to Cape Town is Cape Town International Airport (CPT)

Departure
London
Arrival
Cape Town

Flight time from London to Cape Town is 11 hours 30 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from LHR to CPT is 11 hours 30 minutes (Operated by British Airways)

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Non-stop flight time is around 11 hours 30 minutes.

Quickest one-stop flight takes close to 14 hours. However, some airlines could take as long as 38 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Non-stop flight time from United Kingdom (LHR) to South Africa (CPT) by different airlines

Most of the flights by major airlines departing from London arrive at Cape Town International Airport, the major airport in Cape Town

Journey & DurationAirline
LHR ➝ CPT  
11 hours 30 minutes
British Airways  British Airways

Number of Airports in Cape Town : 1 International Airport  
Number of Airports in London : 4 International Airport

Distance Between London, United Kingdom & Cape Town, South Africa is 9680 Kilo Meters

Flight time from London to Cape Town via Istanbul • LHR to CPT via IST

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to Cape Town International Airport via Ataturk Airport, Turkey on Turkish Airlines flight is 18 hours 15 minutes

Turkish Airlines LHR to IST 3 hrs 55 mins
IST Waiting Time 3 hrs
IST to CPT 11 hrs 20 mins
Total Duration: 18 hrs 15 mins

Flight time from London to Cape Town via Johannesburg • LHR to CPT via JNB

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to Cape Town International Airport via Oliver Reginald Tambo International Airport, South Africa on Virgin Atlantic Airways flight is 18 hours 25 minutes

Virgin Atlantic Airways LHR to JNB 10 hrs 45 mins
JNB Waiting Time 5 hrs 30 mins
JNB to CPT 2 hrs 10 mins
Total Duration: 18 hrs 25 mins

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Airlines operating flights between London and Cape Town

London time is 1 hour behind Cape Town

Current time in London, United Kingdom : Sat, 21 Oct, 2017,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

06:25 PM

Current time in Cape Town, South Africa :, Sat, 21 Oct, 2017,
Cape Town Timezone: SAST (+02:00)

07:25 PM

Flight Time between London & Cape Town • LHR - CPT Flight Duration

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LHR to CPT Flight - London Airport to Cape Town Airport Flight Route Map

The airports map below shows the location of London Airport & Cape Town Airport. Know the flight direction and London to Cape Town flight path

  London - Lat: 51.4706, Long: -0.4619
  Cape Town - Lat: -33.9666, Long: 18.5944

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