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Flights from Cape Town to San Francisco, United States

Cape Town to San Francisco Last modified: Mar 29, 2017 1:16 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 34 032 248 494 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to San Francisco. Turkish & Ethiopian frequently offer the best deals to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Turkish
CPTSFO
Wed 04/26
1 stop
SFOCPT
Mon 05/01
1 stop
R13 248
Ethiopian
CPTSFO
Sat 04/08
3 stops
SFOCPT
Sun 04/16
3 stops
R14 676
Lufthansa
CPTSFO
Thu 06/01
2 stops
SFOCPT
Thu 06/15
2 stops
R15 007
Emirates
CPTSFO
Thu 06/01
1 stop
SFOCPT
Thu 06/15
1 stop
R15 135
Air France
CPTSFO
Wed 04/26
2 stops
SFOCPT
Mon 05/01
2 stops
R15 441
Swiss
CPTSFO
Sat 04/08
2 stops
SFOCPT
Sun 04/16
2 stops
R15 951

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to San Francisco? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cape Town to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R14 089.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cape Town to San Francisco?

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 Cape Town to San Francisco 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 San Francisco? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R0 R0
7-14 days R0 R14 676
14-21 days R0 R0
21-30 days R0 R13 248
30-60 days R0 R15 823
60-90 days R0 R12 597
90+ days R0 R14 395

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to San Francisco Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 34 047 709 434 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 San Francisco is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R15 823 R13 248R12 597 R14 676 

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to San Francisco by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
April Cape Town San Francisco Turkish 2017/04/26 2017/05/01 1 R13 248
May Cape Town San Francisco Emirates 2017/05/01 2017/05/14 1 R15 823
June Cape Town San Francisco Lufthansa 2017/06/01 2017/06/15 2 R15 007
August Cape Town San Francisco British Airways 2017/08/01 2017/08/09 2 R16 359
September Cape Town San Francisco Emirates 2017/09/25 2017/10/03 1 R15 772
October Cape Town San Francisco Lufthansa 2017/10/23 2017/11/05 1 R14 395
January Cape Town San Francisco Air France 2018/01/06 2018/01/07 2 R33 699

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to San Francisco Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
R22 123
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
R22 123

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to San Francisco Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 San Francisco is R16 257.

The average price for direct flights from Cape Town to San Francisco is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cape Town to San Francisco Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 San Francisco. 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 San Francisco is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to San Francisco is R17 404.

Cape Town to San Francisco 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 San Francisco?
Answer: London, GB

Airlines in Cape Town flying to San Francisco Last modified: Mar 29, 2017 1:16 -04:00Number of routes searched: 20Number of itineraries searched: 14 828

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cape Town to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of Cape Town airlines with flights to San Francisco. 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 San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air France CDG
British Airways LGW
British Airways LHR
Emirates DXB
Iberia LHR
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
Singapore SIN
Turkish IST
Lufthansa FRA / CDG
Lufthansa FRA / LHR
Lufthansa FRA / MUC

Cape Town to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cape Town and San Francisco. 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 Flights from Cape Town to San Francisco