Cheap flights from New Orleans (MSY) to Cape Town (CPT)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
New Orleans (MSY) to Cape Town (CPT)

MSY - CPT
Price
$1,032 - $1,796
CPT
Temperature
66.2 - 84.2 °F
CPT
Rainfall
0.4 - 3.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop

Average price

$1,313

Average for round-trip flights in March 2021

Round-trip from

$1,032

From New Orleans 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 New Orleans to Cape Town?

Flights from New Orleans to Cape Town are found to be more expensive on Sunday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cape Town.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Orleans to Cape Town?

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Cape Town from New Orleans. Prices for April average $1,322 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $879. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a April flight can save you 55% on your journey compared to booking in April

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Orleans to Cape Town (MSY - CPT)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from New Orleans to Cape Town in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 25% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

New Orleans to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

24 Nov - 28 Nov
$1,013pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
24 Nov - 28 Nov
$1,035pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
1 May - 15 May
$1,051pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

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Flight FAQs

From New Orleans to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from New Orleans 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 New Orleans 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Cape Town Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Cape Town Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like British Airways, Delta, and United Airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Cape Town Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from New Orleans to Cape Town for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Orleans to Cape Town for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just $1,051, but on average you can expect to pay $1,381.

Are there nonstop flights from New Orleans to Cape Town for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from New Orleans 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 New Orleans or Cape Town?

New Orleans will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to Cape Town over the next 12 days.

Is New Orleans weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

Expect the weather to be around 91 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Cape Town is generally colder than in New Orleans.

How long is the flight from New Orleans to Cape Town?

Delta, British Airways, and Iberia can get you from New Orleans to Cape Town in just under 21h 59m. Your travel time can differ by up to 7h 31m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New Orleans to Cape Town round-trip?

Currently priced at $1,051, Lufthansa will fly you from New Orleans to Cape Town and back. In addition to Lufthansa, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from British Airways and American Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $1,182 and $1,227, respectively. Lufthansa is priced at 25% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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Today's exchange rate
$1 = R14.98
Average temperature for March in Cape Town
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Cape Town
0.6 ″

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Top 3 airlines flying from New Orleans to Cape Town

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
$1,226 $1,469 No cancel fee N/A
British Airways
$1,280 $1,519 No cancel fee 70%
United Airlines
$1,277 $2,024 No cancel fee 69%
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