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Cheap flights from Austin (AUS) to Cape Town (CPT)

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The best prices from Austin to Cape Town are usually found in August or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Austin (AUS) to Cape Town (CPT)

AUS - CPT
Price
$1,288 - $2,180
CPT
Temperature
66.2 - 84.2 °F
CPT
Rainfall
0.4 - 3.7 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,288

From Austin to Cape Town

One-way from

$777

One-way flight from Austin to Cape Town

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Austin to Cape Town?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 26% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Austin to Cape Town?

To save on the cost of your flight from Austin to Cape Town, book at least 37 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 4% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $939 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $953.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Austin to Cape Town?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Cape Town from Austin average $986. You can even find prices in March for less than $986, as users have found deals to Cape Town from as low as $770. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cape Town from Austin. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 64%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Austin to Cape Town (AUS - CPT)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 28% on flights from Austin to Cape Town by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Austin to Cape Town in December, January 2021

The best prices found for AUS to CPT flights for December, January
11 Jan - 22 Jan
$1,048pp
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
11 Jan - 22 Jan
$1,052pp
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
29 Dec - 14 Jan
$1,161pp
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
AUS
Austin Bergstrom

Austin to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Austin found for this year
29 Dec - 14 Jan
$1,161pp
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
3 Dec - 10 Dec
$1,420pp
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
29 Dec - 14 Jan
$1,434pp
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
AUS
Austin Bergstrom

One-way flights to Cape Town from Austin

The cheapest one-way flights from Austin to Cape Town
3:59 pm - 7:00 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
55h 01m
AUS - CPT
Multiple Airlines
$828
Kiwi.com
1:30 am - 7:00 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
45h 30m
AUS - CPT
Multiple Airlines
$777
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Austin to Cape Town flights.

Flight FAQs

From Austin to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from Austin to Cape Town due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Austin and Cape Town for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Austin Bergstrom to Cape Town Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Austin Bergstrom to Cape Town Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Austin Bergstrom to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Delta, British Airways, and United Airlines flying from Austin Bergstrom to Cape Town Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Austin to Cape Town for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Austin to Cape Town for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just $1,032, but on average you can expect to pay $1,196.

Are there nonstop flights from Austin to Cape Town for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Austin to Cape Town, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Does it rain more in Austin or Cape Town?

In Austin, there will be greater rainfall in Austin compared to Cape Town over the next 14 days.

Is Austin weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

Expect the weather to be around 97 °F on average in August. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Cape Town is generally colder than in Austin.

How long is the flight from Austin to Cape Town?

A quick flight from Austin to Cape Town can take about 25h 49m. Delta provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $1,434. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Austin to Cape Town round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Austin to Cape Town is Lufthansa. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,032 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are British Airways and Iberia, starting at $1,042 and $1,392 round-trip. Lufthansa is currently priced 35% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

Alternative routes for Austin to Cape Town

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Austin to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R15.33
Average temperature for December in Cape Town
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Cape Town
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Austin

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 7 airlines from Austin to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Austin to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
KLM
$1,184 $1,438 No change fee 75%
Emirates
$1,000 $1,442 No cancel fee 75%
Delta
$1,155 $1,681 No cancel fee N/A
Lufthansa
$1,248 $1,852 No change fee 76%
United Airlines
$1,371 $2,428 No cancel fee 69%
British Airways
$1,281 $2,519 No cancel fee 70%
Iberia
$1,781 $2,607 No change fee 77%
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