Cheap flights from Oakland (OAK) to Cape Town (CPT)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Oakland (OAK) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best OAK to CPT flight in 2021: compare Oakland to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Oakland, California to Cape Town?

Users have found that booking a flight from Oakland, California to Cape Town at least 19 days early can save you up to 14% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 19 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Oakland, California to Cape Town for as little as $1,122 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 $1,328 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Oakland, California to Cape Town (OAK - CPT)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Oakland, California to Cape Town as you normally would.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Oakland, California to Cape Town?

Thursday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 28%.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Oakland, California to Cape Town?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Cape Town from Oakland, California average $1,218. You can even find prices in May for less than $1,218, as users have found deals to Cape Town from as low as $837. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cape Town from Oakland, California. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 38%.

Cheap flights from Oakland to Cape Town in October, November 2021

The best prices found for OAK to CPT flights for October, November
28 Oct - 3 Nov
$1,060pp
OAK
Oakland
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
25 Nov - 7 Dec
$1,066pp
OAK
Oakland
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
25 Nov - 7 Dec
$1,255pp
OAK
Oakland
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland

Oakland to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Oakland found for this year
28 Oct - 3 Nov
$1,060pp
OAK
Oakland
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
25 Nov - 7 Dec
$1,066pp
OAK
Oakland
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
14 Dec - 28 Dec
$1,193pp
OAK
Oakland
KLM
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland

Last minute flights from Oakland to Cape Town

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cape Town from Oakland, departing today and this week
24 Oct - 26 Dec
$1,274pp
OAK
Oakland
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
24 Oct - 27 Dec
$1,495pp
OAK
Oakland
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
24 Oct - 28 Dec
$1,768pp
OAK
Oakland
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland

One-way flights to Cape Town Intl from Oakland

The cheapest one-way flights from Oakland to Cape Town
7:45 am - 7:20 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
38h 35m
OAK - CPT
Multiple Airlines
$715
Kiwi.com
7:01 am - 7:05 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
38h 04m
OAK - CPT
Multiple Airlines
$754
Kiwi.com
2:51 pm - 3:00 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
50h 09m
OAK - CPT
Multiple Airlines
$793
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Oakland</span> to <span class="emphasized">Cape Town</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Oakland to Cape Town

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines and Delta flying from Oakland to Cape Town Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Oakland, California to Cape Town for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Oakland, California to Cape Town for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $885, but on average you can expect to pay $1,238.

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

There are currently 3+ open flights from Oakland, California to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $1,300.

What are the cheapest flights from Oakland, California to Cape Town?

While on average a flight from Oakland, California to Cape Town is generally $1,061, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $1,051. When looking at the most popular route, (Oakland - Cape Town Intl), you can expect to pay $885 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Cape Town, South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Cape Town from Oakland?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Oakland to Cape Town Intl

Most visitors from Oakland need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Cape Town Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Oakland must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Oakland are not required to quarantine after entering Cape Town Intl.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Do I need a test to fly back to Oakland from Cape Town?

Returning to Oakland from Cape Town Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Oakland.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Oakland.

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Alternative routes for Oakland to Cape Town

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Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Oakland to Cape Town.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R14.60
Average temperature for October in Cape Town
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Cape Town
1.5 ″

Airports servicing Oakland

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