Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Cape Town (CPT)

NYC — CPT
Feb 4 — Feb 111

The best prices from New York to Cape Town Intl are usually found in February or March, booked 48 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from New York (NYC) to Cape Town (CPT)

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

NYC - CPT

Price

$988 - $1,717

CPT

Temperature

53.6 - 69.8 °F

CPT

Rainfall

0.8 - 3.9 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop
Round-trip from$988From New York (NYC) to Cape Town Intl
One-way from$536One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Cape Town Intl

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Cape Town

Delta
8.0
Very good
2,020 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed by a couple of hours. I had traveled for 20 hours already and the last trip to RSW was absolutely agonizing

Delta
8.0
Very good
2,020 reviews
Delta
8.0
Very good
2,020 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed by a couple of hours. I had traveled for 20 hours already and the last trip to RSW was absolutely agonizing

SWISS
7.7
Good
317 reviews
Delta
8.0
Very good
2,020 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed by a couple of hours. I had traveled for 20 hours already and the last trip to RSW was absolutely agonizing

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,159 reviews
Delta
8.0
Very good
2,020 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed by a couple of hours. I had traveled for 20 hours already and the last trip to RSW was absolutely agonizing

KLM
7.5
Good
115 reviews
Delta
8.0
Very good
2,020 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed by a couple of hours. I had traveled for 20 hours already and the last trip to RSW was absolutely agonizing

Ethiopian Air
7.4
Good
52 reviews
Delta
8.0
Very good
2,020 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed by a couple of hours. I had traveled for 20 hours already and the last trip to RSW was absolutely agonizing

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Top 10 airlines flying from New York to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
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Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$13Average$18FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest$765Average$909FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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Kenya AirwaysCheapest$766Average$867FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%COVID-19 safety
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Ethiopian AirCheapest$787Average$1,205FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$797Average$1,317FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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South AfricanCheapest$822Average$1,143FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest$876Average$1,238FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapest$915Average$1,111FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$931Average$1,399FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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British AirwaysCheapest$992Average$1,214FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from New York to Cape Town

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Weekly flight availability from New York to Cape Town

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