Cheap flights from Baltimore (BWI) to Cape Town (CPT)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Baltimore (BWI) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best BWI to CPT flight in 2022: compare Baltimore to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
BWI - CPT
Price
$867 - $1,445
CPT
Temperature
53.6 - 69.8 °F
CPT
Precipitation
0.8 - 3.9 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

$949

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$867

From Baltimore/Washington to Cape Town Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Baltimore to Cape Town?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 43 days in advance to save up to 27% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 43 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Baltimore to Cape Town 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,147, or $1,295 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Baltimore to Cape Town lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Baltimore to Cape Town in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $810.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Baltimore to Cape Town?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Baltimore to Cape Town. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cape Town.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Baltimore to Cape Town (BWI - CPT)?

When flying from Baltimore to Cape Town, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 38% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Baltimore to Cape Town in January, February 2022

The best prices found for BWI to CPT flights for January, February
9 Feb - 13 Feb
$896pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
16 Feb - 26 Feb
$957pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
16 Feb - 26 Feb
$962pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Baltimore/Washington to Cape Town 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Baltimore found for this year
9 Feb - 13 Feb
$896pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
9 Mar - 20 Mar
$903pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
9 Mar - 21 Mar
$944pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Last minute flights from Baltimore to Cape Town

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cape Town from Baltimore, departing today and this week
5 Feb - 19 Feb
$973pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
5 Feb - 19 Feb
$974pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
5 Feb - 19 Feb
$1,117pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

One-way flights to Cape Town Intl from Baltimore

The cheapest one-way flights from Baltimore to Cape Town
4:50 pm - 7:05 am
Iberia
1 Stop
32h 15m
BWI - CPT
Iberia
$889
Fareboom
9:16 am - 7:05 am
British Airways
2 Stops
39h 49m
BWI - CPT
British Airways
1:47 am - 1:00 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
28h 13m
BWI - CPT
United Airlines
$3,635
United

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Baltimore to Cape Town

Which airlines flying from Baltimore/Washington to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Baltimore/Washington to Cape Town Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, British Airways, and South African are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Baltimore to Cape Town for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Baltimore to Cape Town for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $896, but on average you can expect to pay $997.

Are there last-minute flights available from Baltimore to Cape Town for under $1,000?

There are currently 7+ open flights from Baltimore to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

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

United Airlines, at $944, was found to be the cheapest airline from Baltimore to Cape Town.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Qatar Airways and British Airways. United Airlines is 9% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Baltimore to Cape Town one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for British Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $607. Users have also found prices from $733 and $889 on United Airlines and Iberia, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Baltimore to Cape Town?

While on average a flight from Baltimore to Cape Town is generally $666, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $637. When looking at the most popular route, (Baltimore/Washington - Cape Town Intl), you can expect to pay $896 for that flight.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Baltimore to Cape Town?

When booking a flight from Baltimore to Cape Town, you may want to consider flying on British Airways, Delta or Emirates as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Cape Town, South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Cape Town from Baltimore?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Baltimore/Washington to Cape Town Intl

Most visitors from Baltimore/Washington need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Cape Town Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Baltimore/Washington must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Baltimore/Washington are not required to quarantine after entering Cape Town Intl.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Do I need a test to fly back to Baltimore from Cape Town?

Returning to Baltimore/Washington from Cape Town Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Baltimore/Washington.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Baltimore/Washington.

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Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Baltimore to Cape Town.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R15.22
Average temperature for January in Cape Town
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Cape Town
0.4 ″

Airports servicing Baltimore

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 3 airlines flying from Baltimore/Washington to Cape Town Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Baltimore 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
Delta
$761 $1,239 No cancel fee N/A
South African
$823 $1,047 No cancel fee 78%
British Airways
$866 $1,709 No cancel fee 70%
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