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There are 4 ways to get from Paderborn to Cape Town by plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Paderborn  •  15h 8m

  1. Fly from Paderborn (PAD) to Capetown (CPT) PAD - CPT

R 11 710 - R 18 868

Cheapest option

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  18h 5m

  1. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Bochum Wattenscheid Bf
  2. Take the train from Bochum Wattenscheid Bf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Capetown (CPT) DUS - CPT

R 4 833 - R 10 642

2 alternative options

Train to Hannover, fly  •  18h 34m

  1. Take the train from Paderborn Hauptbahnhof to Hannover Flughafen
  2. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Capetown (CPT) HAJ - CPT

R 8 312 - R 24 808

Train, train to Muenster, fly  •  18h 43m

  1. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Hamm
  2. Take the train from Hamm to Greven Bf
  3. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Capetown (CPT) FMO - CPT

R 9 498 - R 26 303

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paderborn to Cape Town is to train and fly which costs 290€ - 650€ and takes 18h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Paderborn to Cape Town is to fly which costs 700€ - 1200€ and takes 15h 8m.

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The distance between Paderborn and Cape Town is 9570 km.

It takes approximately 15h 8m to get from Paderborn to Cape Town, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Paderborn Airport to Capetown Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 50m and has one stopover.

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Condor Flugdienst, South African Airways, Air Namibia and Lufthansa offer flights from Paderborn Airport to Capetown Airport.

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There are 2914+ hotels available in Cape Town. Prices start at R 711 per night.

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The best way to get from Paderborn to Paderborn Airport is to taxi which takes 18m and costs 35€ - 50€.

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Map of how to get from Paderborn to Cape Town.
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  • Distance: 5981.2 miles
  • Duration: 15h 8m

What companies run services between Paderborn, Germany and Cape Town, South Africa?

Lufthansa, South African Airways and four other airlines fly from Paderborn to Cape Town hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paderborn to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 13 000 - R 65 000
Flights from Paderborn to Capetown via Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 13 000 - R 65 000
Flights from Paderborn to Capetown via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
R 13 000 - R 65 000
Flights from Paderborn to Capetown via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 13 000 - R 65 000
Flights from Hannover to Capetown via Munich
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
R 11 000 - R 55 000
Flights from Hannover to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 11 000 - R 55 000
Flights from Hannover to Capetown via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 11 000 - R 55 000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 14 000 - R 42 000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Capetown via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 14 000 - R 42 000
Flights from Muenster to Capetown via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 10 000 - R 55 000
Flights from Muenster to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 10 000 - R 50 000
Flights from Muenster to Capetown via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 10 000 - R 55 000
Flights from Muenster to Capetown via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 11 000 - R 55 000
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Paderborn to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 13 000 - R 65 000
Flights from Paderborn to Capetown via Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 13 000 - R 65 000
Flights from Paderborn to Capetown via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 14 000 - R 45 000
Flights from Hannover to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 11 000 - R 55 000
Flights from Hannover to Capetown via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 12 000 - R 39 000
Flights from Muenster to Capetown via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 10 000 - R 55 000
Flights from Muenster to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 10 000 - R 50 000
Flights from Muenster to Capetown via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 11 000 - R 37 000
Flights from Muenster to Capetown via Munich, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 11 000 - R 37 000
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Paderborn to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R 10 000 - R 30 000
Flights from Muenster to Capetown via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R 8 500 - R 25 000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hannover to Capetown via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 13 000 - R 65 000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Capetown via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 10 000 - R 34 000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hannover to Capetown via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 14 000 - R 60 000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Capetown via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 10 000 - R 31 000
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Hannover to Capetown via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 8 000 - R 24 000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Capetown via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 8 500 - R 18 000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hannover to Capetown via Zurich
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 29 000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Capetown via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 26 000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Hannover to Capetown via Vienna
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R 11 000 - R 37 000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Capetown via Vienna
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R 10 000 - R 34 000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Capetown via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 9 000 - R 20 000
Air Namibia
Website
airnamibia.com
Flights from Paderborn to Capetown via Frankfurt, Windhoek
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
R 11 000 - R 18 000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Capetown via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R 12 000 - R 37 000
Train operators
S-Bahn
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paderborn Hauptbahnhof to Hannover Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R 250 - R 440
Website
S-Bahn
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Hannover Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R 500 - R 750
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bochum Wattenscheid Bf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
R 240 - R 350
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
R 320 - R 470
Website
Deutsche Bahn
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Bochum Wattenscheid Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Train from Bochum Wattenscheid Bf to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Hamm
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Hamm to Greven Bf
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
R 190 - R 240
Website
National Express Rail

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