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Cape Town to Chicago Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 5:06 -04:00

We've scanned 48 195 047 545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. British Airways & Qatar frequently offer the best deals to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

British Airways
Sun 02/16
1 stop
Mon 03/02
1 stop
R15 996
Tue 02/25
1 stop
Fri 03/13
1 stop
R16 438
Fri 02/14
1 stop
Sun 02/16
1 stop
R17 252
Mon 04/27
1 stop
Tue 05/05
1 stop
R17 359
Air France
Mon 04/27
2 stops
Tue 05/05
2 stops
R17 394
Tue 03/10
2 stops
Wed 03/25
2 stops
R18 526

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cape Town to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R15 961.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Chicago?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Cape Town to Chicago 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 Chicago?

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

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to Chicago

We've examined 57 595 778 181 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 Chicago is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R18 933R12 988R16 898R12 033R16 775R18 226R15 784

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to Chicago 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 Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Cape Town Chicago British Airways 2020/02/11 2020/02/25 2 R16 014
March Cape Town Chicago Qatar 2020/03/29 2020/04/17 1 R15 784
April Cape Town Chicago Qatar 2020/04/02 2020/04/10 1 R12 033
May Cape Town Chicago Major Airlines 2020/05/10 2020/05/25 1 R16 828
June Cape Town Chicago Qatar 2020/06/16 2020/07/05 1 R17 677
July Cape Town Chicago Qatar 2020/07/12 2020/07/30 1 R16 474
August Cape Town Chicago Qatar 2020/08/28 2020/09/04 1 R14 722
September Cape Town Chicago Qatar 2020/09/15 2020/09/28 1 R16 173

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to Chicago

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

Next 30 Days

19 20 21 22 23 24 25
R19 553
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
R19 553
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
R12 174
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
R12 174 R17 659
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
R17 659
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
R13 218
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
R13 218

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to Chicago

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 Chicago is R16 916.

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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cape Town to Chicago

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 Chicago. 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 Chicago is R11 732.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to Chicago is R16 916.

Cape Town to Chicago 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 Chicago?
Answer: Frankfurt, DE

Airlines in Cape Town flying to Chicago Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 5:06 -04:00Number of routes searched: 38Number of itineraries searched: 30 675

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cape Town to Chicago? We've gathered the average price of Cape Town airlines with flights to Chicago. 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 Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air France CDG
British Airways LHR
Cathay HKG
Emirates DXB
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
Austrian VIE
Qatar DOH
Turkish IST
United EWR
Air France CDG / FCO
British Airways LGW / MAD
British Airways LHR / CDG
British Airways LHR / DUB
British Airways LHR / MAD
Lufthansa FRA / AMS
Lufthansa FRA / BRU
Lufthansa FRA / CDG
Austrian VIE / LHR
United EWR / ATL
United EWR / CLE
United EWR / DCA
United EWR / DEN

Cape Town to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cape Town and Chicago. 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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