Cheap flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to Cape Town (CPT)

DTW — CPT
Dec 6 — Dec 131

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 2022: compare Detroit to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.

DTW - CPT

Price

$1,019 - $2,273

CPT

Temperature

53.6 - 69.8 °F

CPT

Rainfall

0.8 - 3.9 inches

Popular inOctoberHigh demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 40% potential price drop
Round-trip from$1,019From Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Cape Town Intl
One-way from$941One-way flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Cape Town Intl

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 20% by booking at least 18 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 $1,692.

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 August. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Cape Town. Flights to Cape Town from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport in May are about $1,823 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $1,215.

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.

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

The best prices found for DTW to CPT flights for December, January
Jan 22 - Jan 30
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

37h 01m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

2 stops

53h 54m
$1,217

British Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Jan 17 - Jan 27
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

33h 28m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

2 stops

38h 35m
$1,359

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Jan 12 - Jan 26
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

35h 40m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

2 stops

36h 10m
$1,464

Lufthansa

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Detroit to Cape Town 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Detroit found for this year
Dec 31 - Jan 10
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

29h 46m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

21h 10m
$1,908

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 31 - Jan 10
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

20h 50m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

21h 10m
$1,953

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 31 - Jan 9
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

29h 46m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

2 stops

31h 14m
$1,984

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Cheap Qatar Airways flights from Detroit to Cape Town

Feb 24 - Mar 8
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

39h 20m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

2 stops

35h 48m
$1,324

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Jan 17 - Jan 27
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

33h 28m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

2 stops

38h 35m
$1,359

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Apr 18 - Apr 25
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

40h 54m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

2 stops

34h 15m
$1,366

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Cheap KLM flights from Detroit to Cape Town

Feb 4 - Feb 24
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

21h 20m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

40h 30m
$1,444

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Feb 4 - Feb 23
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

29h 45m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

22h 35m
$1,470

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Jan 12 - Jan 25
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

29h 45m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

43h 50m
$1,474

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

One-way flights to Cape Town from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Cape Town
May 19
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

37h 20m
$941

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Mar 2
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

45h 10m
$960

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Mar 2
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

35h 40m
$979

Lufthansa

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Detroit to Cape Town flights.

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

Delta, KLM, and Air France 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 $1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town for under $1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just $1,217, but on average you can expect to pay $1,359.

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

British Airways, at $1,217, was found to be the cheapest airline from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Qatar Airways and Lufthansa. You may be able to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Cape Town for 28% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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 Turkish Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $941. Lufthansa flights start at $979 while deals on Qatar Airways start at $1,049 one-way.

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 Air France, Delta or KLM as they are the most popular for this route.

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 $1,100, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $765. When looking at the most popular route, (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Cape Town Intl), you can expect to pay $1,217 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Detroit to Cape Town

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Detroit to Durbanfrom $2,064 pp

Top 3 airlines flying from Detroit to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Detroit to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air FranceCheapest$590Average$591FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$597Average$1,406FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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KLMCheapest$801Average$1,780FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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