Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cape Town (CPT)

LAX — CPT
Feb 8 — Feb 151

The best prices from Los Angeles to Cape Town Intl are usually found in February or November, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to CPT flight in 2023: compare Los Angeles to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.

LAX - CPT

Price

$930 - $1,957

CPT

Temperature

53.6 - 69.8 °F

CPT

Rainfall

0.8 - 3.9 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 32% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop
Round-trip from$930From Los Angeles to Cape Town Intl
One-way from$623One-way flight from Los Angeles to Cape Town Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Cape Town?

Users have found that flying from Los Angeles to Cape Town on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Cape Town?

Users have found that booking a flight from Los Angeles to Cape Town at least 61 days early can save you up to 9% 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 Los Angeles to Cape Town for as little as $1,541 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 $1,541 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Cape Town?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cape Town from Los Angeles. Users have commonly found prices around $1,324 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $843. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Cape Town (LAX - CPT)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Cape Town in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 28% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Cape Town in February, March 2023

The best prices found for LAX to CPT flights for February, March
Mar 13 - Mar 22
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

31h 35m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

32h 10m
$827

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/2

Mar 15 - Mar 29
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

37h 00m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

28h 10m
$829

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 27 - Mar 9
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

31h 35m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

26h 45m
$841

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/2

Los Angeles to Cape Town 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Los Angeles found for this year
Mar 13 - Mar 22
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

31h 35m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

32h 10m
$827

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/2

Mar 15 - Mar 29
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

37h 00m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

28h 10m
$829

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Mar 1 - Mar 9
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

31h 35m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

26h 45m
$863

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/2

Cheap Turkish Airlines flights from Los Angeles to Cape Town

Mar 13 - Mar 22
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

31h 35m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

32h 10m
$827

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/2

Mar 15 - Mar 29
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

37h 00m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

28h 10m
$829

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 26 - Mar 9
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

31h 35m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

32h 10m
$842

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Cheap United Airlines flights from Los Angeles to Cape Town

Feb 9 - Feb 14
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

21h 50m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

24h 24m
$908

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 9 - Feb 14
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

24h 10m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

26h 45m
$912

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 27 - Mar 12
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

23h 55m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

29h 45m
$913

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Cape Town

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
Feb 9 - Feb 13
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

43h 45m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

24h 25m
$897

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 9 - Feb 17
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

26h 48m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

24h 25m
$902

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 9 - Feb 14
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

21h 50m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

24h 24m
$908

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

One-way flights to Cape Town from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Cape Town
Mar 6
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

31h 35m
$467

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Mar 25
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 55m
$507

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Mar 26
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

31h 45m
$521

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Cape Town

Delta
7.9
Good
2,062 reviews

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Like that we boarded and arrived on time. Stops changing gates at the last minute.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,062 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,062 reviews

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Like that we boarded and arrived on time. Stops changing gates at the last minute.

SWISS
7.7
Good
318 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,062 reviews

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Like that we boarded and arrived on time. Stops changing gates at the last minute.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,192 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,062 reviews

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Like that we boarded and arrived on time. Stops changing gates at the last minute.

KLM
7.5
Good
118 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,062 reviews

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Like that we boarded and arrived on time. Stops changing gates at the last minute.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,682 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,062 reviews

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Like that we boarded and arrived on time. Stops changing gates at the last minute.

Related info for your journey

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

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

British Airways, Qatar Airways, and Turkish Airlines 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 Los Angeles to Cape Town for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Cape Town for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $827, but on average you can expect to pay $884.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Cape Town for under $900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $900.

How popular is this Los Angeles to Cape Town flight route?

Within the past month, 11 users have taken a look at flights from Los Angeles to Cape Town Intl.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to Cape Town round-trip?

Currently priced at $827, Turkish Airlines will fly you from Los Angeles to Cape Town and back. In addition to Turkish Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from British Airways and KLM - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $892 and $895, respectively. Turkish Airlines is currently priced 37% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to Cape Town one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $467 on Turkish Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include SWISS from $623 and United Airlines from $750 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Los Angeles to Cape Town?

When booking a flight from Los Angeles to Cape Town, you may want to consider flying on Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or Air France as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Cape Town?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Los Angeles to Cape Town? While on average our users pay $4,914, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $535. The most popular route (Los Angeles - Cape Town Intl), is priced around $827.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Cape Town

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 10 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$13Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest$825Average$1,111FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest$830Average$955FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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KLMCheapest$868Average$1,420FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$877Average$1,630FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$931Average$1,593FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest$938Average$1,155FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapest$950Average$1,286FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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British AirwaysCheapest$976Average$1,371FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapest$1,046Average$1,478FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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