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Flights from Cape Town to San Francisco, United States Last modified: 28 Sep 2016 1:06 AM

Cape Town to San Francisco Last modified: 28 Sep 2016 1:06 AM

We've scanned 26 771 905 517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cape Town to San Francisco. Emirates & Lufthansa frequently offer the best deals on Cape Town to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Emirates
CPTSFO
Thu 10/13
1 stop
SFOCPT
Thu 10/27
1 stop
R14 985
Select
Emirates
CPTSFO
Mon 10/31
1 stop
SFOCPT
Wed 11/09
1 stop
R14 985
Select
Lufthansa
CPTSFO
Mon 10/31
3 stops
SFOCPT
Wed 11/09
3 stops
R15 535
Select
Turkish
CPTSFO
Mon 10/31
1 stop
SFOCPT
Wed 11/09
1 stop
R15 824
Select
Turkish
CPTSFO
Fri 11/18
1 stop
SFOCPT
Sun 11/27
1 stop
R15 824
Select
British Airways
CPTSFO
Mon 11/21
1 stop
SFOCPT
Wed 11/30
1 stop
R16 305
Select
British Airways
CPTSFO
Wed 01/11
1 stop
SFOCPT
Sat 01/28
1 stop
R16 305
Select
Air France
CPTSFO
Mon 11/21
2 stops
SFOCPT
Wed 11/30
2 stops
R16 607
Select
Brussels
CPTSFO
Mon 10/31
3 stops
SFOCPT
Wed 11/09
3 stops
R18 518
Select
Etihad
CPTSFO
Fri 11/11
2 stops
SFOCPT
Mon 11/21
2 stops
R18 587
Select
Swiss
CPTSFO
Thu 11/10
2 stops
SFOCPT
Sat 11/19
2 stops
R18 875
Select
Iberia
CPTSFO
Mon 11/21
1 stop
SFOCPT
Wed 11/30
1 stop
R19 398
Select
KLM
CPTSFO
Fri 11/11
2 stops
SFOCPT
Mon 11/21
2 stops
R20 305
Select
Qatar
CPTSFO
Fri 11/11
2 stops
SFOCPT
Mon 11/21
2 stops
R20 979
Select
Singapore
CPTSFO
Fri 11/11
2 stops
SFOCPT
Mon 11/21
2 stops
R29 103
Select
Ethiopian
CPTSFO
Sun 12/18
3 stops
SFOCPT
Wed 01/04
3 stops
R30 299
Select

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to San Francisco?

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 R15 672.

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 thinking 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?

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 R0
14-21 days R0 R14 985
21-30 days R0 R0
30-60 days R0 R14 985
60-90 days R0 R16 360
90+ days R0 R16 305

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to San Francisco

We've examined 26 779 839 826 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 Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R14 985 R14 985 R15 095 R16 910 R16 360

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to San Francisco 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 San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Cape Town San Francisco Emirates 2016/10/13 2016/10/27 1 R14 985
November Cape Town San Francisco Emirates 2016/11/21 2016/11/30 1 R15 012
December Cape Town San Francisco Lufthansa 2016/12/18 2017/01/03 3 R16 360
January Cape Town San Francisco British Airways 2017/01/11 2017/01/28 1 R16 305

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to San Francisco

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
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
R17 754
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
R17 754 R15 343
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
R15 343 R15 187
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
R15 187 R18 094
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
R18 094

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to San Francisco

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 R20 429.

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

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 R20 429.

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: 28 Sep 2016 1:06 AMNumber of routes searched: 20Number of itineraries searched: 12 259

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
Turkish IST
Emirates DXB
British Airways LHR
Lufthansa MUC / FRA
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa FRA / LHR
Swiss ZRH
Lufthansa MUC
KLM AMS
Lufthansa MUC / CDG
Turkish DUR / IST
Singapore SIN
Air France CDG
Turkish JNB / IST

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 International Flights from Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cape Town to San Jose Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar R15 920
Flights from Cape Town to Los Angeles Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R11 177
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 149
Flights from Cape Town to Las Vegas Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Turkish R15 040
Flights from Cape Town to New York Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Turkish R11 672
Flights from Cape Town to Seattle Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, South African, Turkish R14 985
Flights from Cape Town to San Diego Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Turkish R16 387
Flights from Cape Town to Vancouver Air France, British Airways, Air China, Aer Lingus, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss R12 882
Flights from Cape Town to Denver Air France, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Turkish R15 191
Flights from Cape Town to Phoenix Air France, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Check Dates
Flights from Cape Town to OntarioCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Salt Lake City British Airways, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar R18 037
Flights from Cape Town to Chicago Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R12 455
Flights from Cape Town to Atlanta Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R13 445
Flights from Cape Town to Portland Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Check Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Calgary Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, KLM, Lufthansa, Tap Portugal R15 466
Flights from Cape Town to Dallas - Ft Worth Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Turkish R12 428
Flights from Cape Town to Toronto Air France, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal R12 153
Flights from Cape Town to Houston Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, South African, Turkish R12 428
Flights from Cape Town to Paris Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Air Mauritius, Qatar, Turkish R7 328
Flights from Cape Town to Miami Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Turkish R14 064
Flights from Cape Town to Washington Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Turkish R11 287
Flights from Cape Town to Edmonton Air France, British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa R18 765
Flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Turkish R6 874
Flights from Cape Town to Minneapolis - St Paul Air France, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Turkish R16 222
Flights from Cape Town to Bangkok Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R7 108
Flights from Cape Town to Orlando Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Turkish R13 459
Flights from Cape Town to Mexico City Air France, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa R17 748
Flights from Cape Town to Istanbul Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Turkish R6 434
Flights from Cape Town to KelownaCheck Dates
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