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)

All the information you need to plan the best BOS to CPT flight in 2021: compare Boston to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
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

$798

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 21% 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 19% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Boston to Cape Town in June, July 2021

The best prices found for BOS to CPT flights for June, July
25 Jun - 2 Jul
$974pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
11 Jul - 25 Jul
$1,022pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
18 Jul - 8 Aug
$1,038pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl

Boston to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Boston found for this year
20 Nov - 1 Dec
$651pp
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
20 Nov - 26 Nov
$711pp
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
13 Oct - 27 Oct
$805pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl

Last minute flights from Boston to Cape Town

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cape Town from Boston, departing today and this week
25 Jun - 2 Jul
$974pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
25 Jun - 2 Jul
$1,065pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
25 Jun - 2 Jul
$1,091pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl

One-way flights to Cape Town from Boston

The cheapest one-way flights from Boston to Cape Town
11:20 am - 5:50 am
Lufthansa
1 Stop
35h 30m
BOS - CPT
Lufthansa
$798
Lufthansa
3:55 pm - 6:00 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
56h 05m
BOS - CPT
United Airlines
$804
United
6:20 pm - 6:20 am
Qatar Airways
1 Stop
30h 00m
BOS - CPT
Qatar Airways
$829
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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.

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 $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Boston to Cape Town for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just $651, but on average you can expect to pay $822.

Are there nonstop flights from Boston to Cape Town for under $700 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 $1,000?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Boston to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

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 same rainfall in Boston compared to Cape Town over the next 14 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 21h 55m. TAP AIR PORTUGAL provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $651. 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, TAP AIR PORTUGAL ($651), Turkish Airlines ($803), and Qatar Airways ($835) offers the cheapest pricing from Boston to Cape Town. You may be able to fly from Boston to Cape Town for 42% 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 Qatar Airways ($597), British Airways ($601), and Lufthansa ($780).

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Boston to Cape Town.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R14.33
Average temperature for June in Cape Town
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Cape Town
3.1 ″

Airports servicing Boston

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 10 airlines flying from Boston to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Boston 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
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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