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Flights from Cape Town to New York, United States Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:17 -04:00

Cape Town to New York Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:17 -04:00

We've scanned 25 105 116 481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cape Town to New York. Qatar & Turkish frequently offer the best deals on Cape Town to New York flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Qatar
CPTNYC
Mon 11/14
1 stop
NYCCPT
Sun 11/27
1 stop
R12 191
Select
Turkish
CPTNYC
Mon 11/14
1 stop
NYCCPT
Sun 11/27
1 stop
R12 552
Select
Emirates
CPTNYC
Mon 11/14
2 stops
NYCCPT
Sun 11/27
2 stops
R12 761
Select
Emirates
CPTNYC
Mon 11/14
1 stop
NYCCPT
Sun 11/27
1 stop
R12 761
Select
British Airways
CPTNYC
Tue 12/27
2 stops
NYCCPT
Tue 01/10
2 stops
R13 483
Select
Brussels
CPTNYC
Mon 11/07
1 stop
NYCCPT
Tue 11/15
1 stop
R13 887
Select
Lufthansa
CPTNYC
Mon 11/07
1 stop
NYCCPT
Tue 11/15
1 stop
R13 887
Select
Swiss
CPTNYC
Tue 11/01
1 stop
NYCCPT
Sun 11/13
1 stop
R14 012
Select
Egyptair
CPTNYC
Fri 12/02
2 stops
NYCCPT
Fri 12/09
2 stops
R14 331
Select
South African
CPTNYC
Wed 11/23
2 stops
NYCCPT
Wed 11/30
2 stops
R14 415
Select
Air France
CPTNYC
Sat 11/05
1 stop
NYCCPT
Sat 11/19
1 stop
R14 637
Select
KLM
CPTNYC
Sat 11/05
1 stop
NYCCPT
Sat 11/19
1 stop
R14 818
Select
Iberia
CPTNYC
Tue 11/01
2 stops
NYCCPT
Sun 11/13
2 stops
R15 179
Select

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

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cape Town to New York, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R12 455.

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

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 thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Cape Town to New York 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 Cape Town to New York?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R0 R0
7-14 days R0 R12 858
14-21 days R0 R12 858
21-30 days R0 R12 358
30-60 days R0 R12 191
60-90 days R0 R12 636
90+ days R0 R12 622

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to New York

We've examined 25 112 504 041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cape Town to New York is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R12 191 R12 413 R12 358 R12 358 R12 858 R12 649 R12 358

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to New York by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Cape Town to New York flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Cape Town New York Qatar 2016/10/30 2016/11/13 1 R12 358
November Cape Town New York Qatar 2016/11/14 2016/11/27 1 R12 191
December Cape Town New York Turkish 2016/12/25 2017/01/09 1 R12 636
January Cape Town New York Turkish 2017/01/15 2017/01/30 1 R12 636
February Cape Town New York Qatar 2017/02/21 2017/02/26 1 R12 622
March Cape Town New York Turkish 2017/03/17 2017/03/24 1 R12 636
April Cape Town New York Turkish 2017/04/13 2017/04/21 1 R12 636
May Cape Town New York Turkish 2017/05/26 2017/06/12 1 R12 636

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to New York

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
R12 813
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
R12 813

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to New York

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 Cape Town to New York is R12 858.

The average price for direct flights from Cape Town to New York is not available.

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

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 Cape Town to New York. 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 Cape Town to New York is R7 520.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to New York is R12 594.

Cape Town to New York Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cape Town to New York?
Answer: London, GB

Airlines in Cape Town flying to New York Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:17 -04:00Number of routes searched: 68Number of itineraries searched: 236 285

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

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Cape Town to New York
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air France CDG
British Airways LHR
British Airways LGW
Emirates DXB
Ethiopian ADD
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
Qatar DOH
South African JNB
Turkish IST
Air France CDG / FCO
Air France CDG / FRA
Air France CDG / LHR
Air France CDG / MAD
British Airways LHR / ORY
British Airways LGW / DUB
British Airways LGW / MAD
Emirates DXB / MXP
KLM AMS / BRU
KLM AMS / DUB
KLM AMS / FCO
KLM AMS / FRA
Lufthansa FRA / AMS
Lufthansa FRA / DUS
Lufthansa FRA / HAM
Swiss ZRH / GVA
South African BFN / JNB
South African DUR / JNB
South African ELS / JNB
South African GRJ / JNB
Turkish DUR / IST
Turkish JNB / IST

Cape Town to New York Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cape Town and New York. 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 International Flights from Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cape Town to Newark Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels R13 039
Flights from Cape Town to Philadelphia Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Turkish R12 997
Flights from Cape Town to Washington Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Turkish R11 426
Flights from Cape Town to Boston Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R12 566
Flights from Cape Town to London Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Air Mauritius, Thomas Cook, Qatar, Turkish, Tap Portugal R7 604
Flights from Cape Town to Toronto Air France, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal R12 274
Flights from Cape Town to Baltimore Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Check Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Atlanta Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R13 692
Flights from Cape Town to Chicago Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R12 649
Flights from Cape Town to Montreal Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal R12 246
Flights from Cape Town to Raleigh - DurhamCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to OttawaCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Miami Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Turkish R14 248
Flights from Cape Town to Detroit Air France, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Turkish R16 069
Flights from Cape Town to PortlandCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Charlotte Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Turkish Check Dates
Flights from Cape Town to PittsburghCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to RichmondCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Orlando Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Turkish R13 622
Flights from Cape Town to RochesterCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to ClevelandCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to BuffaloCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to NorfolkCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Paris Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Air Mauritius, Qatar, Turkish R7 590
Flights from Cape Town to Dallas - Ft Worth Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Turkish R12 677
Flights from Cape Town to ColumbusCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Los Angeles Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R11 440
Flights from Cape Town to Ft LauderdaleCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Halifax Air France, KLM, Lufthansa R16 375
Flights from Cape Town to NashvilleCheck Dates
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