Flights from New York City to Cape Town, South Africa

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New York City to Cape Town Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:39 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Cape Town. Ethiopian & Kenya frequently offer the best deals to Cape Town flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Ethiopian
NYCCPT
Mon 1/22
2 stops
CPTNYC
Fri 1/26
2 stops
$844
Kenya
NYCCPT
Mon 3/4
1 stop
CPTNYC
Thu 3/14
1 stop
$928
Turkish
NYCCPT
Mon 2/19
1 stop
CPTNYC
Tue 3/5
1 stop
$949
Multiple Airlines
NYCCPT
Mon 5/20
2 stops
CPTNYC
Thu 5/30
2 stops
$1,144
American
NYCCPT
Wed 4/24
1 stop
CPTNYC
Fri 5/10
1 stop
$1,170
Virgin Atlantic
NYCCPT
Sat 2/10
1 stop
CPTNYC
Tue 2/27
1 stop
$1,176

How Much is a Flight from New York City to Cape Town?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from New York City to Cape Town, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $937.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from New York City to Cape Town?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from New York City to Cape Town based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from New York City to Cape Town?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from New York City to Cape Town.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,730 $1,070
7-14 days $1,230 $928
14-21 days $1,230 $928
21-30 days $1,230 $928
30-60 days $1,229 $928
60-90 days $1,230 $928
90+ days $1,230 $928

Cheapest Day To Fly from New York City to Cape Town

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from New York City to Cape Town is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$928$928$928$954$955 $928

Cheap Last Minute Flights from New York City to Cape Town

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from New York City to Cape Town. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$1,283
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$1,283 $1,051
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$1,051 $1,014
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$1,014 $997
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$997 $1,014
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$1,014

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from New York City to Cape Town

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from New York City to Cape Town is $1,031.

The average price for direct flights from New York City to Cape Town is $1,311.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from New York City to Cape Town

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from New York City to Cape Town. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from New York City to Cape Town is $697.

The average price for round trip flights from New York City to Cape Town is $1,030.

New York City to Cape Town Flight Questions

Airlines in New York City flying to Cape Town Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:39 -05:00Number of routes searched: 0Number of itineraries searched: 0

Wondering which airlines fly out of New York City to Cape Town? We've gathered the average price of New York City airlines with flights to Cape Town. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

New York City to Cape Town Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in New York City and Cape Town. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights to Cape Town - CPT Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:39 -05:00

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