Cheap flights from Newark (EWR) to Cape Town (CPT)

EWR — CPT
Feb 4 — Feb 111

The best prices from Newark to Cape Town Intl are usually found in February or March, booked 42 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Newark (EWR) to Cape Town (CPT)

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

EWR - CPT

Price

$930 - $1,748

CPT

Temperature

53.6 - 69.8 °F

CPT

Rainfall

0.8 - 3.9 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
Round-trip from$930From Newark to Cape Town Intl
One-way from$732One-way flight from Newark to Cape Town Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Newark Airport to Cape Town?

Friday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 25%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Newark Airport to Cape Town?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 48 days in advance, which can save you up to 18% on flights from Newark Airport to Cape Town compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 48 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,334. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,630.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Newark Airport to Cape Town?

Flights from Newark Airport to Cape Town lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Newark Airport to Cape Town in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $812.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Newark Airport to Cape Town (EWR - CPT)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 18% on flights from Newark Airport to Cape Town by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Newark to Cape Town in January, February 2023

The best prices found for EWR to CPT flights for January, February
Feb 28 - Mar 7
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

31h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

22h 40m
$1,033

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 28 - Mar 7
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

60h 47m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

18h 38m
$1,050

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 12 - Feb 21
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

33h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

22h 40m
$1,123

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Newark to Cape Town 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Newark found for this year
Oct 30 - Nov 13
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

34h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

2 stops

35h 40m
$915

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Apr 12 - Apr 27
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

29h 10m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

35h 35m
$940

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Dec 7 - Dec 11
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

32h 45m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

2 stops

35h 40m
$946

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Cheap Turkish Airlines flights from Newark to Cape Town

Apr 12 - Apr 27
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

29h 10m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

35h 35m
$940

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Apr 30 - May 16
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

29h 10m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

35h 35m
$949

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Apr 19 - Apr 25
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

29h 10m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

35h 35m
$986

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Cheap Ethiopian Air flights from Newark to Cape Town

Mar 21 - Apr 1
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

33h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

2 stops

35h 55m
$1,005

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

May 21 - May 28
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

33h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

2 stops

34h 25m
$1,024

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

May 12 - May 22
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

33h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

2 stops

35h 10m
$1,035

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Non-stop flights to Cape Town from Newark

Save time with Newark to Cape Town direct flight deals
Mar 5 - Mar 13
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

14h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

15h 55m
$1,258

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Mar 5 - May 1
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

14h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

15h 55m
$1,294

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

May 31 - Jun 10
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

14h 35m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

16h 10m
$1,299

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Last minute flights from Newark to Cape Town

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town from Newark, departing today and this week
Feb 6 - Feb 14
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

39h 15m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

28h 40m
$1,223

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 6 - Feb 18
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

55h 00m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

15h 55m
$1,225

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Feb 6 - Feb 18
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

31h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

23h 50m
$1,240

British Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

One-way flights to Cape Town from Newark

The cheapest one-way flights from Newark to Cape Town
Feb 25
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

28h 35m
$535

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Apr 10
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

29h 10m
$574

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Mar 17
EWR

Newark

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

28h 35m
$614

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Cape Town

Delta
8.0
Very good
2,020 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Canceled and delayed flight. Very laborious to rebook and get support

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

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Canceled and delayed flight. Very laborious to rebook and get support

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

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Canceled and delayed flight. Very laborious to rebook and get support

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

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Canceled and delayed flight. Very laborious to rebook and get support

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

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Canceled and delayed flight. Very laborious to rebook and get support

Turkish Airlines
7.3
Good
1,136 reviews
Delta
8.0
Very good
2,020 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Canceled and delayed flight. Very laborious to rebook and get support

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to Cape Town from Newark?

Cape Town Intl (CPT) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Newark to Cape Town. You should not have trouble finding flights to Cape Town Intl from Newark; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Newark per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 9 airlines have flights to the Cape Town airport from Newark. It is only a 9.7 mi journey from Cape Town Intl (CPT) to Cape Town’s city center.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Newark to Cape Town Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, Delta, and British Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Newark Airport to Cape Town for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Newark Airport to Cape Town for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $940, but on average you can expect to pay $1,027.

Are there nonstop flights from Newark Airport to Cape Town for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Newark Airport to Cape Town under $1,300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Newark Airport to Cape Town is less than $1,496.

Are there last-minute flights available from Newark Airport to Cape Town for under $1,300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Newark Airport to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $1,300.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Newark Airport to Cape Town round-trip?

Flying on Turkish Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Cape Town, with prices starting at $940. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Ethiopian Air and Delta, with the lowest prices starting at $1,005 and $1,034, respectively. You may be able to fly from Newark Airport to Cape Town for 28% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Newark Airport to Cape Town one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Turkish Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $535. However, be on the lookout for offers from British Airways and Iberia, as they are both options that can get you from Newark Airport to Cape Town for a low price.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Newark Airport to Cape Town?

When booking a flight from Newark Airport to Cape Town, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, British Airways or Delta as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Newark Airport to Cape Town?

While on average a flight from Newark Airport to Cape Town is generally $3,822, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $873. When looking at the most popular route, (Newark - Cape Town Intl), you can expect to pay $1,024 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Newark to Cape Town

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Top 7 airlines flying from Newark to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Newark 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$18FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest$765Average$907FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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Ethiopian AirCheapest$787Average$1,205FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$797Average$1,183FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapest$915Average$1,076FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$934Average$1,408FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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British AirwaysCheapest$1,067Average$1,212FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Newark to Cape Town

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Weekly flight availability from Newark to Cape Town

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Newark to Cape Town
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Monday0daily flights
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