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Cheap flights from John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Cape Town (CPT)

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The best prices from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town are usually found in March or November, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Cape Town (CPT)

JFK - CPT
Price
$871 - $1502
CPT
Temperature
66.2 - 84.2 °F
CPT
Rainfall
0.4 - 3.7 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise
Cheapest in March Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Round-trip from $871 From John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town
One-way from $829 One-way flight from John F. Kennedy 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 John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town?

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 15%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town (JFK - CPT)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. If a flight is in the noon is possible it can save you up to 25% on airfare.

Cheap flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town in August, September 2020

The best prices found for JFK to CPT flights for August, September
15 Aug - 30 Aug
$765pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
16 Aug - 30 Aug
$802pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
23 Aug - 15 Sep
$809pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from John F. Kennedy Intl found for this year
16 Nov - 29 Nov
$661pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
28 Nov - 13 Dec
$678pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
28 Nov - 4 Dec
$688pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Cape Town from John F. Kennedy Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town
3:35 pm - 6:10 am
British Airways
1 Stop
32h 35m
JFK - CPT
British Airways
$829
Ovago
7:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Emirates
1 Stop
35h 45m
JFK - CPT
Emirates
$867
Vayama
6:40 pm - 7:20 am
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
30h 40m
JFK - CPT
Turkish Airlines
$974
KAYAK

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Useful info, stats and facts about John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town flights.

Flight FAQs

From John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from John F. Kennedy 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 John F. Kennedy 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.

Can I find flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just $661, but on average you can expect to pay $741.

Are there nonstop flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town for under $700 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Does it rain more in John F. Kennedy Intl or Cape Town?

John F. Kennedy Intl will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to Cape Town over the next 13 days.

Is John F. Kennedy Intl 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 John F. Kennedy Intl. 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 John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town?

Airlines like TAP AIR PORTUGAL, Aeromexico, and TAROM fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town in about 18h 40m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 20m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town round-trip?

Flying on Ethiopian Air is currently your cheapest option to Cape Town, with prices starting at $661. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by TAP AIR PORTUGAL and Turkish Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $688 and $740, respectively. Ethiopian Air is currently priced 34% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is British Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $828. However, be on the lookout for offers from Emirates and Turkish Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town for a low price.

Alternative routes for John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from John F. Kennedy Intl to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R17.57
Average temperature for August in Cape Town
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Cape Town
2.7 ″

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