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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Cape Town, ZA, South Africa - SFO to CPT Last modified: Jun 25, 2016 7:41 PM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Cape Town Last modified: Jun 25, 2016 7:41 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 19, 2016 Oct 9, 2016 $1,338
South African Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Oct 4, 2016 Oct 11, 2016 $1,268
Oct 15, 2016 Oct 25, 2016 $1,268
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Oct 4, 2016 Oct 11, 2016 $1,072

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Cape Town (SFO to CPT)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Cape Town, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,215.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Cape Town (SFO to CPT)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco 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 discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Cape Town

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from San Francisco to Cape Town.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$1,257 $1,159 $1,176 $1,232 $1,277 $1,129 $1,275

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Cape Town

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from San Francisco to Cape Town.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July San Francisco Cape Town United 7/3/16 7/14/16 3 $1,787
August San Francisco Cape Town United 8/30/16 9/6/16 2 $1,230
September San Francisco Cape Town United 9/3/16 9/19/16 2 $1,129
October San Francisco Cape Town United 10/4/16 10/11/16 2 $1,072
November San Francisco Cape Town United 11/27/16 12/8/16 2 $1,083
December San Francisco Cape Town United 12/3/16 12/12/16 2 $1,080
January San Francisco Cape Town United 1/11/17 1/28/17 2 $1,091
February San Francisco Cape Town United 2/4/17 2/16/17 3 $1,144

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Cape Town (SFO to CPT)

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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Cape Town is $1,551.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Cape Town is $1,330.

San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Cape Town?
Answer: Dubai, AE

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Cape Town (SFO to CPT) Number of flights searched: 236Last modified: Jun 25, 2016 7:41 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Francisco to Cape Town with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from San Francisco to Cape Town.

San Francisco to Cape Town
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
British Airways LHR / JNB X X X X X X X
Emirates DXB X X X X X X X
KLM AMS X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and Cape Town, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $284
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $197
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $223
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $131
San Francisco to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $65
San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $137
San Francisco to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $141

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $808
San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, OpenSkies, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight, Aigle Azur $692
San Francisco to Johannesburg American, Alaska, JetBlue, South African, United $884
San Francisco to Bangkok American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Bangkok, Thai, United $637
San Francisco to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air India, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United $676
San Francisco to Tokyo American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United, Virgin America, Island Air $946
San Francisco to George American, JetBlue, South African, United Check Dates
San Francisco to Mumbai Jet Airways, American, Air India, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United $802
San Francisco to Port Elizabeth American, Alaska, JetBlue, South African, United $1,247
San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Alaska, JetBlue, Cathay, Hawaiian, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Singapore, United $637
San Francisco to Istanbul American, Alaska, Atlasjet, Turkish, United $913
San Francisco to Durban American, Alaska, JetBlue, South African, United $1,228
San Francisco to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Sun Country, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $826
San Francisco to Beijing Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United, Virgin America $529
San Francisco to Shanghai Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United $553
San Francisco to Seoul American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Korean, Asiana, Singapore, United, Virgin America $627

Cheap Domestic Flights to Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Jose to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $313
Oakland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $284

Cheap International Flights to Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Cape Town American, Alaska, JetBlue, South African, United $2,101
Oakland to Cape Town American, Alaska, JetBlue, South African, United $1,583
San Jose to Cape Town American, Alaska, JetBlue, South African, United $2,222
Reno to Cape Town American, Alaska, JetBlue, South African, United $2,215
Sacramento to Johannesburg American, Alaska, JetBlue, South African, United $1,652
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Cape Town, ZA, South Africa, from $1,072 Round trip from SFO to CPT