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Flights from Oakland to Cape Town, South Africa Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:03 AM

Oakland to Cape Town Last modified: Sep 19, 2016 6:57 AM

We've scanned 23,055,905,165 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Oakland to Cape Town. Emirates & South African frequently offer the best deals on Oakland to Cape Town flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Emirates
OAKCPT
Sun 11/13
2 stops
CPTOAK
Sun 11/20
2 stops
$1,290
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South African
OAKCPT
Thu 1/12
2 stops
CPTOAK
Tue 1/17
2 stops
$1,514
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Major Airlines
OAKCPT
Sat 10/8
2 stops
CPTOAK
Tue 10/11
2 stops
$1,520
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Air France
OAKCPT
Wed 11/9
2 stops
CPTOAK
Sat 11/19
2 stops
$1,739
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KLM
OAKCPT
Sat 11/5
2 stops
CPTOAK
Sat 11/12
2 stops
$1,905
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American
OAKCPT
Fri 12/30
2 stops
CPTOAK
Mon 1/9
2 stops
$1,959
Select
American
OAKCPT
Fri 12/30
3 stops
CPTOAK
Mon 1/9
3 stops
$1,959
Select
JetBlue
OAKCPT
Tue 10/11
2 stops
CPTOAK
Sun 10/16
2 stops
$2,013
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Alaska
OAKCPT
Tue 10/18
2 stops
CPTOAK
Tue 11/1
2 stops
$4,211
Select
United
OAKCPT
Thu 12/15
3 stops
CPTOAK
Thu 12/22
3 stops
$4,420
Select

How Much is a Flight from Oakland to Cape Town?

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Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Oakland 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 Oakland 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 Oakland to Cape Town?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $1,589
7-14 days $0 $1,507
14-21 days $0 $1,452
21-30 days $0 $1,447
30-60 days $0 $1,290
60-90 days $0 $1,478
90+ days $0 $1,514

Cheapest Day To Fly from Oakland to Cape Town

We've examined 23,063,149,623 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Oakland 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
$1,452 $1,447 $1,540 $1,516 $1,557 $1,467 $1,290

Compare Flight Prices from Oakland 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 Oakland to Cape Town flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Oakland Cape Town Emirates 9/27/16 10/4/16 2 $1,507
October Oakland Cape Town Emirates 10/18/16 10/25/16 2 $1,447
November Oakland Cape Town Emirates 11/13/16 11/20/16 2 $1,290
December Oakland Cape Town South African 12/1/16 12/15/16 2 $1,516
January Oakland Cape Town South African 1/12/17 1/17/17 2 $1,514
February Oakland Cape Town South African 2/6/17 2/17/17 2 $1,550
March Oakland Cape Town South African 3/3/17 3/14/17 2 $1,550
April Oakland Cape Town Major Airlines 4/6/17 4/16/17 2 $1,718

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Oakland to Cape Town

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Oakland 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
$1,520
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$1,520

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Oakland 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 Oakland to Cape Town is $3,611.

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

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

The average price for round trip flights from Oakland to Cape Town is $3,611.

Oakland 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 Oakland to Cape Town?
Answer: London, GB

Airlines in Oakland flying to Cape Town Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:03 AMNumber of routes searched: 7Number of itineraries searched: 12

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

Oakland to Cape Town
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Turkish IST
British Airways LHR
Emirates DXB
Lufthansa MUC
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa FRA / MUC

Oakland to Cape Town Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Oakland 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 International Flights from Oakland - OAK

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Oakland to Johannesburg American, Air France, JetBlue, Delta, Emirates, KLM, Qatar, Virgin Atlantic $1,398

Cheap Domestic Flights to Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to Boston American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $269

Cheap International Flights to Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to Cape Town Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish $949
Flights from Sacramento to Cape TownCheck Dates
Flights from San Jose to Cape Town Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar $1,107
Flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg American, Air Canada, Air France, JetBlue, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qantas, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $782
Flights from San Francisco to Bangkok American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam $477
Flights from San Francisco to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $506
Flights from San Francisco to Mumbai Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, All Nippon, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $739
Flights from San Francisco to Port Elizabeth British Airways, Qatar, South African $1,182
Flights from San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $528
Flights from San Francisco to Istanbul American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Etihad, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Asiana, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore, Turkish, United $733
Flights from San Francisco to Durban British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Lufthansa, Qatar, Turkish $951
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Asiana, Brussels, Singapore, Tap Portugal, United, WOW air $890
Flights from San Francisco to Beijing American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $478
Flights from Sacramento to Johannesburg American, JetBlue, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, Qantas, Qatar, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,235
Flights from San Francisco to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $489
Flights from San Francisco to Seoul American, Air Canada, Air India, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Turkish, United $431
Flights from San Francisco to Dubai American, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $709
Flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam American, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Copa, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, SAS, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, WOW air $748
Flights from San Francisco to Singapore Jet Airways, American, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, United $480
Flights from San Francisco to Manila Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $467
Flights from San Francisco to Barcelona American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $756
Flights from San Francisco to Bangalore Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, All Nippon, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $750
Flights from San Francisco to Sydney American, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Virgin Australia $677
Flights from San Francisco to Rome American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United $747
Flights from San Jose to Johannesburg American, Air Canada, Air France, JetBlue, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qantas, Qatar, United, Virgin Atlantic $750
Flights from San Francisco to Sao Paulo American, Air Canada, Azul, AeroMexico, Avianca, British Airways, Copa, Delta, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, Latam Airlines Group, Tap Portugal, United $879
Flights from San Francisco to Chennai Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, Srilankan $772
Flights from San Francisco to Windhoek Air France, British Airways, Ethiopian, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African $1,083
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