Cheap flights from Boston (BOS) to Cape Town (CPT)

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The best prices from Boston to Cape Town are usually found in May or March, booked 34 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Boston (BOS) to Cape Town (CPT)

BOS - CPT
Price
$870 - $1,635
CPT
Temperature
66.2 - 84.2 °F
CPT
Rainfall
0.4 - 3.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$870

From Boston to Cape Town

One-way from

$731

One-way flight from Boston 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 Boston to Cape Town?

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 19% on the overall cost on flights from Boston to Cape Town.

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

Flights from Boston to Cape Town lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Boston to Cape Town in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at $879.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Boston to Cape Town (BOS - CPT)?

It’s optimal to fly from Boston to Cape Town in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 14% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Boston to Cape Town in March, April 2021

28 Apr - 13 May
$825pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
28 Mar - 13 Apr
$834pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
18 Apr - 6 May
$835pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl

Boston to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

5 Dec - 20 Dec
$793pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
26 Oct - 1 Nov
$808pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
25 Dec - 7 Jan
$810pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl

Last minute flights from Boston to Cape Town

6 Mar - 8 Mar
$1,525pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
6 Mar - 8 Mar
$1,528pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
6 Mar - 8 Mar
$1,717pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl

One-way flights to Cape Town from Boston

4:30 pm - 6:00 am
Lufthansa
2 Stops
31h 30m
BOS - CPT
Lufthansa
$731
FareScan
4:50 pm - 6:05 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
55h 15m
BOS - CPT
Multiple Airlines
$821
Kiwi.com
3:25 pm - 7:35 am
Emirates
3 Stops
34h 10m
BOS - CPT
Emirates

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Flight FAQs

From Boston to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from Boston 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 Boston 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 Boston Logan Intl 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 Boston Logan Intl 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 Boston Logan Intl to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Boston Logan Intl to Cape Town Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, British Airways, and KLM. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Boston to Cape Town for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $825, but on average you can expect to pay $925.

Are there nonstop flights from Boston to Cape Town for under $800 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Boston to Cape Town for under $1,600?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Boston to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $1,600.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Boston Logan Intl to Cape Town Intl was viewed by 11 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Boston or Cape Town?

In Boston, there will be greater rainfall in Boston compared to Cape Town over the next 16 days.

Is Boston weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 84 °F on average in the month of February. The temperature in Cape Town is typically hotter than in Boston. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Boston to Cape Town?

A quick flight from Boston to Cape Town can take about 18h 45m. Delta provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $1,013. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

According to our current data, Turkish Airlines ($825), KLM ($932), and Delta ($933) offers the cheapest pricing from Boston to Cape Town. You may be able to fly from Boston to Cape Town for 26% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Boston to Cape Town are Lufthansa ($724) and Emirates ($774).

Destination information for Cape Town

Today's exchange rate
$1 = R15.09
Average temperature for March in Cape Town
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Cape Town
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Boston

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 10 airlines flying from Boston to Cape Town

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Turkish Airlines
$788 $989 No cancel fee 77%
SWISS
$734 $1,014 No cancel fee 79%
Air France
$817 $1,179 No cancel fee 77%
Emirates
$881 $1,195 No cancel fee 75%
Lufthansa
$802 $1,214 No cancel fee 76%
United Airlines
$793 $1,317 No cancel fee 69%
KLM
$816 $1,351 No cancel fee 75%
Qatar Airways
$958 $1,354 No cancel fee 68%
Ethiopian Air
$1,002 $1,358 No cancel fee 72%
British Airways
$857 $1,443 No cancel fee 70%
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