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Flights from Detroit to Cape Town, South Africa Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:12 AM

Detroit to Cape Town Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:12 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Detroit to Cape Town. Qatar & Turkish frequently offer the best deals on Detroit to Cape Town flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Qatar
DTTCPT
Sat 10/29
2 stops
CPTDTT
Sat 11/5
2 stops
$1,251
Select
Turkish
DTTCPT
Tue 11/1
2 stops
CPTDTT
Tue 11/15
2 stops
$1,260
Select
British Airways
DTTCPT
Sun 12/4
2 stops
CPTDTT
Sun 12/11
2 stops
$1,286
Select
Lufthansa
DTTCPT
Sun 12/4
2 stops
CPTDTT
Sun 12/11
2 stops
$1,289
Select
Emirates
DTTCPT
Tue 11/1
2 stops
CPTDTT
Tue 11/15
2 stops
$1,334
Select
Air France
DTTCPT
Fri 11/11
2 stops
CPTDTT
Thu 12/1
2 stops
$1,379
Select
KLM
DTTCPT
Fri 11/11
1 stop
CPTDTT
Thu 12/1
1 stop
$1,387
Select
South African
DTTCPT
Tue 11/1
3 stops
CPTDTT
Tue 11/15
3 stops
$1,402
Select

How Much is a Flight from Detroit to Cape Town?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Detroit to Cape Town, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,328.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Detroit 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 thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Detroit 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 Detroit to Cape Town?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $0 $1,592
14-21 days $0 $0
21-30 days $0 $1,269
30-60 days $0 $1,251
60-90 days $0 $1,263
90+ days $0 $1,196

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to Cape Town

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Detroit to Cape Town is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$1,309 $1,260 $1,293 $1,536 $1,379 $1,251 $1,263

Compare Flight Prices from Detroit to Cape Town 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 Detroit to Cape Town flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Detroit Cape Town Qatar 10/29/16 11/5/16 2 $1,251
November Detroit Cape Town Turkish 11/1/16 11/15/16 2 $1,260
December Detroit Cape Town Turkish 12/4/16 12/11/16 2 $1,263
January Detroit Cape Town Emirates 1/27/17 2/4/17 2 $1,246
February Detroit Cape Town Emirates 2/16/17 2/24/17 2 $1,250
April Detroit Cape Town Turkish 4/8/17 4/22/17 2 $1,523
May Detroit Cape Town Emirates 5/1/17 5/13/17 2 $1,196
June Detroit Cape Town Air France 6/13/17 6/21/17 3 $1,574

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Detroit to Cape Town

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$1,499
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$1,499

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Detroit 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 Detroit to Cape Town is $1,868.

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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Detroit 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 Detroit 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 Detroit to Cape Town is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to Cape Town is $1,868.

Detroit to Cape Town Flight Questions

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

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

Airlines in Detroit flying to Cape Town Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:12 AMNumber of routes searched: 10Number of itineraries searched: 1,591

Wondering which airlines fly out of Detroit to Cape Town? We've gathered the average price of Detroit airlines with flights to Cape Town. 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.

Detroit to Cape Town
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Lufthansa FRA / MUC
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Air France CDG
Air France LHR / CDG
KLM LHR / AMS
KLM MUC / AMS
Air France FRA / CDG
KLM FCO / AMS
KLM FRA / AMS

Detroit to Cape Town Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Detroit 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 from Detroit - DTT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Detroit to New York American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $141
Flights from Detroit to Chicago American, Delta $204
Flights from Detroit to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Delta, Spirit $97
Flights from Detroit to Atlanta American, Delta, Spirit $116
Flights from Detroit to Orlando American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit $156
Flights from Detroit to Houston American, Delta, Spirit $217

Cheap International Flights from Detroit - DTT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Detroit to Johannesburg American, Air Canada, Air France, JetBlue, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $912
Flights from Detroit to Paris American, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Brussels $956
Flights from Detroit to Port ElizabethCheck Dates
Flights from Detroit to London American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet $809
Flights from Detroit to DurbanCheck Dates
Flights from Detroit to Frankfurt American, Air Canada, Air France, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, United $1,066

Cheap Domestic Flights to Cape Town - CPT

Cheap International Flights to Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cleveland to Cape TownCheck Dates
Flights from Columbus to Cape TownCheck Dates
Flights from Cleveland to Johannesburg American, Air Canada, JetBlue, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, Qatar, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,134
Flights from Columbus to Johannesburg American, Air Canada, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, Qatar, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,717
Flights from Dayton to Johannesburg American, British Airways, Delta, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,702
Flights from Grand Rapids to Johannesburg American, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, Qantas, Qatar, United, Virgin Atlantic Check Dates
Flights from Columbus to London American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $969
Cheap Flights from Detroit to Cape Town