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Cheap Flights from Washington to Cape Town, ZA, South Africa - WAS to CPT Last modified: May 31, 2016 8:03 AM

Popular flights from Washington to Cape Town Last modified: May 31, 2016 8:03 AM

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American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 28, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $1,464
Aug 28, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $1,464
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 20, 2016 Sep 29, 2016 $1,484
Sep 25, 2016 Oct 6, 2016 $1,484
Sep 28, 2016 Oct 10, 2016 $1,484
Sep 28, 2016 Oct 11, 2016 $1,484
South African Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 27, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 $797
Sep 27, 2016 Oct 7, 2016 $797
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 19, 2016 Oct 9, 2016 $1,056

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Washington to Cape Town (WAS to CPT)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Washington to Cape Town, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,019.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Washington to Cape Town (WAS to CPT)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Washington 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 Washington to Cape Town

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$968 $967 $1,322 $971 $968 $967 $964

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Washington to Cape Town

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Washington Cape Town United 5/31/16 6/16/16 2 $1,682
June Washington Cape Town South African 6/3/16 6/13/16 2 $1,321
July Washington Cape Town South African 7/7/16 7/22/16 2 $1,510
August Washington Cape Town South African 8/28/16 9/12/16 2 $964
September Washington Cape Town South African 9/27/16 10/3/16 2 $797
October Washington Cape Town South African 10/4/16 10/11/16 2 $797
November Washington Cape Town South African 11/1/16 11/9/16 2 $797
December Washington Cape Town South African 12/8/16 12/18/16 2 $801

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Washington to Cape Town (WAS 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 Washington 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 Washington to Cape Town is $2,339.

The average price for round trip flights from Washington to Cape Town is $1,356.

Washington 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 Washington to Cape Town?
Answer: Doha, QA

Airlines Flying from Washington to Cape Town (WAS to CPT) Number of flights searched: 354Last modified: May 31, 2016 8:03 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Washington 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 Washington to Cape Town.

Washington 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
Emirates DXB X X X X X X X
Ethiopian ADD X X X
KLM AMS X X X X X X
Qatar DOH X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Washington 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 Washington - WAS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Washington to New York American, JetBlue, United $165
Washington to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $98
Washington to Atlanta American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $147
Washington to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $240
Washington to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $207

Cheap International Flights from Washington - WAS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Washington to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $651
Washington to Johannesburg American, JetBlue, South African, United $775
Washington to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, OpenSkies, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $639
Washington to Port Elizabeth American, JetBlue, South African, United $1,297
Washington to George American, JetBlue, South African, United Check Dates

Cheap Domestic Flights to Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Philadelphia to Atlanta American, Frontier, Spirit, United $108
Philadelphia to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $107
Baltimore to Atlanta American, Spirit, United $147
Newark to Atlanta American, Alaska, United $182
Philadelphia to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Spirit, United $117
Newark to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $177
Baltimore to Chicago American, Spirit, United $107

Cheap International Flights to Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Newark to Cape Town American, South African, United $978
Philadelphia to Cape Town American, South African, United $1,476
Baltimore to Cape Town American, JetBlue, South African, United $972
Pittsburgh to Cape Town American, South African, United $1,310
Richmond to Cape Town American, South African, United $1,634
Norfolk to Cape Town American, South African, United $1,651
Philadelphia to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Lufthansa, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, City Jet $657
Newark to London Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, OpenSkies, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $640
Newark to Johannesburg American, JetBlue, South African, United $847
Baltimore to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $655
Philadelphia to Johannesburg American, JetBlue, South African, United $1,170
Baltimore to Johannesburg American, JetBlue, South African, United $707
Philadelphia to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Lufthansa, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $637
Cheap Flights from Washington to Cape Town, ZA, South Africa, from $797 Round trip from WAS to CPT