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Cheap flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD) to Cape Town (CPT)

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The best prices from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town are usually found in February or August, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD) to Cape Town (CPT)

ORD - CPT
Price
$918 - $1,692
CPT
Temperature
66.2 - 84.2 °F
CPT
Rainfall
0.4 - 3.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

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

Round-trip from

$918

From Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town

One-way from

$612

One-way flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl 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 Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town?

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl 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.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town?

To save up to 4% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 37 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town from $939 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $953 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cape Town from Chicago-O'Hare Intl. Users have commonly found prices around $986 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $770. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town (ORD - CPT)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 23% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town in December, January 2021

The best prices found for ORD to CPT flights for December, January
20 Jan - 24 Mar
$725pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Jan - 22 Jan
$728pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Jan - 25 Jan
$751pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Chicago-O'Hare Intl found for this year
9 Dec - 20 Jan
$786pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
9 Dec - 23 Jan
$791pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
9 Dec - 22 Jan
$806pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cape Town from Chicago-O'Hare Intl, departing today and this week
9 Dec - 20 Jan
$786pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
9 Dec - 23 Jan
$791pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
9 Dec - 22 Jan
$806pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Cape Town from Chicago-O'Hare Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town
4:40 pm - 7:00 am
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
30h 20m
ORD - CPT
Turkish Airlines
$612
KAYAK
4:05 pm - 4:50 am
SWISS
2 Stops
28h 45m
ORD - CPT
SWISS
$715
Ovago
2:10 pm - 6:20 am
Qatar Airways
1 Stop
32h 10m
ORD - CPT
Qatar Airways
$757
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Flight FAQs

From Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago-O'Hare Intl 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 Chicago-O'Hare Intl 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 Chicago O'Hare Intl to Cape Town Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Cape Town Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Cape Town Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, Qatar Airways, and Turkish Airlines 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 Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $698, but on average you can expect to pay $747.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town for under $700 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl 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 Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $800.

Does it rain more in Chicago-O'Hare Intl or Cape Town?

The rainfall in Chicago-O'Hare Intl is generally less than the rainfall in Cape Town. This will continue over the next 14 days.

Is Chicago-O'Hare Intl weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

With an average temperature of 86 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Cape Town are colder than in Chicago-O'Hare Intl.

How long is the flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town?

For as low as $786, Turkish Airlines can have you in Cape Town from Chicago-O'Hare Intl in 30h 20m.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town round-trip?

According to our current data, Turkish Airlines ($698), offers the cheapest pricing from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town. Turkish Airlines is currently priced 38% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $486 on Turkish Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Ethiopian Air from $645 and SWISS from $698 one-way.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago-O'Hare Intl 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 ″

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Top 10 airlines from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago-O'Hare Intl 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
SWISS
$752 $862 No change fee 79%
Qatar Airways
$736 $1,026 No cancel fee 68%
Turkish Airlines
$744 $1,033 No cancel fee 77%
Emirates
$920 $1,077 No cancel fee 75%
Lufthansa
$805 $1,116 No change fee 76%
Ethiopian Air
$1,013 $1,197 No cancel fee 72%
KLM
$925 $1,310 No change fee 75%
Delta
$1,005 $1,373 No cancel fee N/A
British Airways
$930 $1,724 No cancel fee 70%
United Airlines
$972 $1,725 No cancel fee 69%
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