Cheap flights from Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) to Cape Town (CPT)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best DFW to CPT flight in 2021: compare Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
DFW - CPT
Price
$1,109 - $1,869
CPT
Temperature
53.6 - 69.8 °F
CPT
Precipitation
0.8 - 3.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,109

From Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town Intl

One-way from

$899

One-way flight from Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town (DFW - CPT)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town as you normally would.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town?

Users have found that booking a flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town at least 61 days early can save you up to 37% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town for as little as $1,584 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,797 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Cape Town from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport. Prices for August average $1,339 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $696. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 39% on your journey compared to booking in August

Cheap flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town in December, January 2022

The best prices found for DFW to CPT flights for December, January
17 Jan - 10 Mar
$898pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
17 Jan - 5 Mar
$938pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
21 Jan - 29 Jan
$969pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Dallas/Fort Worth found for this year
10 Dec - 25 Dec
$1,056pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
10 Dec - 25 Dec
$1,063pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
10 Dec - 25 Dec
$1,065pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Last minute flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cape Town from Dallas/Fort Worth, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 25 Dec
$1,056pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
10 Dec - 25 Dec
$1,063pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
10 Dec - 25 Dec
$1,065pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

One-way flights to Cape Town Intl from Dallas/Fort Worth

The cheapest one-way flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town
9:30 am - 5:55 am
SWISS
2 Stops
36h 25m
DFW - CPT
SWISS
$899
KAYAK
2:45 pm - 1:00 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
38h 15m
DFW - CPT
United Airlines
$1,076
United
6:00 am - 2:40 am
British Airways
2 Stops
36h 40m
DFW - CPT
British Airways
$3,900
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Dallas/Fort Worth</span> to <span class="emphasized">Cape Town</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town

What airport do you fly into for flights to Cape Town from Dallas/Fort Worth?

Cape Town Intl (CPT) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town. You should not have trouble finding flights to Cape Town Intl from Dallas/Fort Worth; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Dallas/Fort Worth per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 10 airlines have flights to the Cape Town airport from Dallas/Fort Worth. It is only a 9.7 mi journey from Cape Town Intl (CPT) to Cape Town’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

British Airways, Delta, and Lufthansa 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 Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $898, but on average you can expect to pay $1,013.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town for under $1,100?

There are currently 13+ open flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $1,100.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town is Turkish Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $898 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are British Airways and Kenya Airways, starting at $1,026 and $1,036 round-trip. Turkish Airlines is currently priced 32% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town are SWISS ($899), United Airlines ($1,076), and British Airways ($3,900).

What are the cheapest flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $695. While the most popular route (Dallas/Fort Worth - Cape Town Intl) can be booked for $970 on average our data indicates $2,583 when flying from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town?

Before booking your flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Cape Town check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air France or British Airways.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Cape Town, South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Cape Town from Dallas/Fort Worth?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town Intl

Most visitors from Dallas/Fort Worth need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Cape Town Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Dallas/Fort Worth must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Dallas/Fort Worth 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 Dallas/Fort Worth from Cape Town?

Returning to Dallas/Fort Worth 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 Dallas/Fort Worth.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Dallas/Fort Worth.

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Alternative routes for Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town

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Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R16.00
Average temperature for December in Cape Town
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Cape Town
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Dallas

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 9 airlines flying from Dallas/Fort Worth to Cape Town Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Dallas/Fort Worth 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
Emirates
$1,030 $1,417 No cancel fee 75%
Lufthansa
$1,054 $1,250 No cancel fee 76%
United Airlines
$1,076 $1,971 No cancel fee 69%
KLM
$1,101 $1,560 No cancel fee 75%
Delta
$1,113 $1,380 No cancel fee N/A
British Airways
$1,122 $1,614 No cancel fee 70%
American Airlines
$1,152 $1,600 No cancel fee 71%
Qatar Airways
$1,264 $1,606 No cancel fee 68%
Iberia
$1,301 $1,808 No cancel fee 77%
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