Cheap flights from Detroit (DTW) to Cape Town (CPT)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTW) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best DTW to CPT flight in 2021: compare Detroit to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
DTW - CPT
Price
$1,194 - $1,770
CPT
Temperature
53.6 - 69.8 °F
CPT
Precipitation
0.8 - 3.9 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

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

Round-trip from

$1,194

From Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Cape Town Intl

One-way from

$995

One-way flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County 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 Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town?

Find a great deal and save up to 41% by booking at least 23 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,477.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town (DTW - CPT)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town as you normally would.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Cape Town. Flights to Cape Town from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport in August are about $1,501 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $1,151.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Cape Town in December, January 2022

The best prices found for DTW to CPT flights for December, January
31 Dec - 16 Jan
$1,412pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2 Jan - 16 Jan
$1,633pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
30 Dec - 16 Jan
$1,697pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Cape Town 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Detroit found for this year
31 Dec - 16 Jan
$1,412pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
30 Dec - 16 Jan
$1,697pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
29 Dec - 16 Jan
$1,716pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to Cape Town Intl from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Cape Town
7:26 am - 12:00 am
Qatar Airways
2 Stops
33h 34m
DTW - CPT
Qatar Airways
$995
Travelgenio
6:30 am - 1:00 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
35h 30m
DTW - CPT
Multiple Airlines
$1,629
United
1:35 pm - 5:30 pm
Air France
1 Stop
20h 55m
DTW - CPT
Air France
$1,632
KLM

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Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Cape Town

Which airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Delta and KLM are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,184, but on average you can expect to pay $1,722.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town round-trip?

Lufthansa, at $1,716, was found to be the cheapest airline from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include United Airlines and Delta.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Qatar Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $916. United Airlines flights start at $1,625 while deals on Air France start at $1,632 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town?

While on average a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town is generally $1,065, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $911. When looking at the most popular route, (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Cape Town Intl), you can expect to pay $1,184 for that flight.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town?

When booking a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town, you may want to consider flying on Delta, KLM or United Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Cape Town Intl

Most visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Cape Town Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County 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 Detroit from Cape Town?

Returning to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County 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 Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

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Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Detroit to Cape Town.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R16.07
Average temperature for December in Cape Town
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Cape Town
0.7 ″

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