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 Munich • LHR to CPT via MUC

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to Cape Town International Airport via Franz Josef Strauss Airport, Germany on Lufthansa flight is 15 hours 45 minutes

Lufthansa LHR to MUC 1 hr 45 mins
MUC Waiting Time 2 hrs 30 mins
MUC to CPT 11 hrs 30 mins
Total Duration: 15 hrs 45 mins

Flight time from London to Cape Town via Dubai • LHR to CPT via DXB

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to Cape Town International Airport via Dubai Airport, United Arab Emirates on Emirates Airline flight is 37 hours 25 minutes

Emirates Airline LHR to DXB 6 hrs 45 mins
DXB Waiting Time 21 hrs
DXB to CPT 9 hrs 40 mins
Total Duration: 37 hrs 25 mins

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Airlines operating flights between London and Cape Town

London time is 2 hours behind Cape Town

Current time in London, United Kingdom : Sat, 16 Dec, 2017,
London Timezone: GMT (+00:00)

09:11 AM

Current time in Cape Town, South Africa :, Sat, 16 Dec, 2017,
Cape Town Timezone: SAST (+02:00)

11:11 AM

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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