Cheap flights from Chennai to Cape Town from ₹ 76,672

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 14/5. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
MAA — CPT
28 Feb — 6 Mar1
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How to find the cheapest flight from Chennai (MAA) to Cape Town (CPT)

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Chennai (MAA) to Cape Town (CPT). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 23 February 2024.

Popular in

November

Cheapest in

February

Average price

₹ 68,549

Round-trip from

₹ 4,840,027
High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in February 2024
From Chennai to Cape Town Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Chennai to Cape Town?

Tuesday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Chennai to Cape Town. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cape Town.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chennai to Cape Town?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in November. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Cape Town. Flights to Cape Town from Chennai in February are about ₹ 86,391 on average during February, but can be found for as low as ₹ 67,886.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chennai to Cape Town (MAA - CPT)?

It’s optimal to fly from Chennai to Cape Town in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 10% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap Air India flights from Chennai to Cape Town

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air India for the route between Chennai and Cape Town. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 488,413 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Consider these cheap Air India flights we've found departing from Chennai to Cape Town. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
Tue 30/721:15MAA - CPT
2 stops20h 00mAir India
Sat 3/813:50CPT - MAA
1 stop14h 50mAir India
Deal found 21/2₹ 81,894
Tue 14/520:30MAA - CPT
2 stops20h 45mAir India
Mon 20/514:35CPT - MAA
2 stops37h 15mAir India
Deal found 22/2₹ 86,950

Cheap Malaysia Airlines flights from Chennai to Cape Town

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Malaysia Airlines for the route between Chennai and Cape Town. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 488,413 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced Malaysia Airlines flights we've found at this time heading from Chennai to Cape Town. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Tue 14/511:45MAA - CPT
3 stops29h 30mMalaysia Airlines
Mon 20/513:00CPT - MAA
2 stops30h 15mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 22/2₹ 133,202
Tue 14/511:45MAA - CPT
3 stops29h 30mMalaysia Airlines
Mon 20/514:35CPT - MAA
3 stops28h 40mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 22/2₹ 134,777
Tue 30/711:45MAA - CPT
3 stops25h 10mMalaysia Airlines
Sat 3/813:00CPT - MAA
2 stops30h 15mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 21/2₹ 174,232
Tue 30/711:45MAA - CPT
3 stops25h 10mMalaysia Airlines
Sat 3/815:20CPT - MAA
3 stops27h 55mMalaysia Airlines
Deal found 21/2₹ 203,160

Chennai to Cape Town 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Chennai and Cape Town in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 488,413 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights travelling from Chennai to Cape Town in February and March 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Tue 14/504:05MAA - CPT
1 stop34h 15mMultiple Airlines
Mon 20/515:15CPT - MAA
2 stops32h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/2₹ 76,672
Tue 30/707:55MAA - CPT
2 stops33h 20mAir India
Sat 3/813:50CPT - MAA
1 stop14h 50mAir India
Deal found 22/2₹ 81,894
Tue 14/504:05MAA - CPT
1 stop34h 15mQatar Airways
Mon 20/513:00CPT - MAA
1 stop34h 30mQatar Airways
Deal found 22/2₹ 86,785
Tue 14/520:30MAA - CPT
2 stops20h 45mAir India
Mon 20/514:35CPT - MAA
2 stops37h 15mAir India
Deal found 22/2₹ 86,950
Tue 30/710:30MAA - CPT
2 stops26h 25mSingapore Airlines
Sat 3/810:40CPT - MAA
2 stops31h 50mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 21/2₹ 98,555
Tue 30/710:30MAA - CPT
2 stops26h 25mSingapore Airlines
Sat 3/810:40CPT - MAA
2 stops31h 50mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 22/2₹ 105,103
Mon 13/501:50MAA - CPT
2 stops42h 20mLufthansa
Mon 20/517:45CPT - MAA
1 stop26h 55mLufthansa
Deal found 22/2₹ 106,844
Tue 30/709:50MAA - CPT
1 stop29h 15mEmirates
Sat 3/818:20CPT - MAA
1 stop34h 35mEmirates
Deal found 21/2₹ 119,608
Tue 30/709:50MAA - CPT
1 stop34h 30mEmirates
Sat 3/818:20CPT - MAA
1 stop22h 40mEmirates
Deal found 22/2₹ 119,691

Find flights from Chennai to Cape Town within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Chennai to Cape Town that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 488,413 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

₹ 76,672 - ₹ 134,777

Route

Depart

Return

Price

ChennaiCape Town Intl

MAA - CPT

MAACPT

Chennai

Tue 14/5

1 stop34h 15m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 20/5

2 stops32h 15m

₹ 76,672

ChennaiCape Town Intl

MAA - CPT

MAACPT

Chennai

Tue 30/7

2 stops20h 00m

Cape Town Intl

Sat 3/8

1 stop14h 50m

₹ 81,894

ChennaiCape Town Intl

MAA - CPT

MAACPT

Chennai

Tue 14/5

1 stop34h 15m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 20/5

1 stop34h 30m

₹ 86,785

ChennaiCape Town Intl

MAA - CPT

MAACPT

Chennai

Tue 14/5

2 stops20h 45m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 20/5

2 stops37h 15m

₹ 86,950

ChennaiCape Town Intl

MAA - CPT

MAACPT

Chennai

Tue 30/7

2 stops26h 25m

Cape Town Intl

Sat 3/8

2 stops31h 50m

₹ 98,555

ChennaiCape Town Intl

MAA - CPT

MAACPT

Chennai

Mon 13/5

2 stops42h 20m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 20/5

1 stop26h 55m

₹ 106,844

ChennaiCape Town Intl

MAA - CPT

MAACPT

Chennai

Tue 30/7

1 stop29h 15m

Cape Town Intl

Sat 3/8

1 stop34h 35m

₹ 119,608

ChennaiCape Town Intl

MAA - CPT

MAACPT

Chennai

Tue 14/5

3 stops29h 30m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 20/5

2 stops30h 15m

₹ 133,202

ChennaiCape Town Intl

MAA - CPT

MAACPT

Chennai

Tue 14/5

3 stops29h 30m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 20/5

3 stops28h 40m

₹ 134,777

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 22/2

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chennai to Cape Town?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Chennai to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.
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Midday
Afternoon
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Chennai to Cape Town flight should consider departing on Thursday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Wednesday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Cape Town by month

Plan your trip from Chennai to Cape Town by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Chennai to Cape Town is currently ₹ 0 while a return flight costs ₹ 102,810. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Chennai to Cape Town (average of ₹ 704). Flying from Chennai to Cape Town in May is currently the most expensive (average of ₹ 863). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

₹ 66,477

February

₹ 60,923

March

₹ 68,632

April

₹ 64,902

May

₹ 71,533

June

₹ 68,549

July

₹ 65,482

August

₹ 68,715

September

₹ 68,963

October

₹ 66,891

November

₹ 58,354

December

₹ 70,041

Temperature and rainfall in Cape Town by month

Plan your trip to Cape Town by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CPT

Temperature

12 - 21 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Cape Town

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Cape Town. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Cape Town. Reviews last updated 23 February 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Air India and Malaysia Airlines from Chennai to Cape Town by reading reviews from past customers. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.3

Entertainment

8.2

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.9

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.3

Entertainment

8.2

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.9

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

8.2
Very Good
4,331 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.3

Entertainment

8.2

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.9

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

7.8
Good
4,669 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.3

Entertainment

8.2

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.9

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

7.5
Good
447 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.3

Entertainment

8.2

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.9

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

7.1
Good
8,110 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.3

Entertainment

8.2

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.9

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

Related info for your journey

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Can I find flights from Chennai to Cape Town for under ₹ 76,700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chennai to Cape Town for under ₹ 76,700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just ₹ 76,672, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 118,365.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chennai to Cape Town round-trip?

Currently priced at ₹ 81,894, Air India will fly you from Chennai to Cape Town and back. In addition to Air India, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Qatar Airways and Singapore Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from ₹ 86,785 and ₹ 98,555, respectively. Users have found that Air India is 5% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chennai to Cape Town?

What does MAA to CPT mean?

These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Chennai Airport to Cape Town Intl Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a MAA to CPT flight.

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Top 4 airlines flying from Chennai to Cape Town

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Ethiopian AirCheapest₹ 68,271Average₹ 71,452FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest₹ 70,675Average₹ 91,492FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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Air IndiaCheapest₹ 78,311Average₹ 87,267FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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EmiratesCheapest₹ 117,637Average₹ 127,016FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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