Posted: 22 Dec 2017 Singapore Airlines: To Launch Daily Services To Cape Town 26Mar18

Singapore Airlines (SIA) will be increasing flight frequency to Cape Town, South Africa, to meet growing travel demand.

Cape Town will be served with a daily flight via Johannesburg, up from the current four flights per week, with effect from 26 March 2018. The additional flights will complement SIA’s current daily service to Johannesburg and operate as SQ478 (Singapore—Johannesburg--Cape Town) and SQ479 (Cape Town--Johannesburg--Singapore).

SIA will operate flights to Cape Town and Johannesburg using its Airbus A350-900 aircraft. The aircraft seats 253 customers in three classes, with 42 in Business Class, 24 in Premium Economy Class and 187 in Economy Class.

The new flights are subject to regulatory approvals. Tickets will be made available for sale progressively through the various distribution channels.


Flight Schedules*

Flight Number
and Routing

Days of Operation

Time of Departure

Time of Arrival

SQ478
Singapore-Johannesburg

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday

01:25

06:10

SQ478
Johannesburg-Cape Town

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday

07:10

09:25

SQ479
Cape Town-Johannesburg

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday

10:40

12:40

SQ479
Johannesburg-Singapore

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday

13:45

06:10+1

       

SQ478
Singapore-Johannesburg

Monday, Thursday, Saturday

02:00

06:35

SQ478
Johannesburg-Cape Town

Monday, Thursday, Saturday

07:35

09:45

SQ479
Cape Town-Johannesburg

Monday, Thursday, Saturday

11:00

12:55

SQ479
Johannesburg-Singapore

Monday, Thursday, Saturday

13:55

06:10+1



*All times stated are local based on a launch date of 26 March 2018.