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How to find the cheapest flight from
Raleigh-Durham Intl (RDU) to Cape Town (CPT)

RDU - CPT
Price
$1,124 - $1,716
CPT
Temperature
66.2 - 84.2 °F
CPT
Rainfall
0.4 - 3.7 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Average price

$1,343

Average for round-trip flights in November 2020

Round-trip from

$1,124

From Raleigh-Durham Intl 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 Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town?

Users have found that flying from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town on a Friday 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 Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town?

To save on the cost of your flight from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town, book at least 37 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 4% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $939 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $953.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Cape Town. Flights to Cape Town from Raleigh-Durham Intl in March are about $986 on average during March, but can be found for as low as $770.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town (RDU - CPT)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 9% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town in November, December 2020

The best prices found for RDU to CPT flights for November, December
1 Dec - 12 Dec
$1,228pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
30 Nov - 13 Dec
$1,357pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
2 Dec - 13 Dec
$1,430pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Raleigh-Durham Intl found for next year
1 Dec - 12 Dec
$1,228pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
30 Nov - 13 Dec
$1,357pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
2 Dec - 13 Dec
$1,430pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Last minute flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cape Town from Raleigh-Durham Intl, departing today and this week
2 Dec - 13 Dec
$1,430pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
2 Dec - 12 Dec
$1,633pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
2 Dec - 13 Dec
$2,001pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town flights.

Flight FAQs

From Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from Raleigh-Durham Intl 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 Raleigh-Durham Intl 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 Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Cape Town Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Cape Town Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Cape Town Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, United Airlines, 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 Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just $836, but on average you can expect to pay $1,095.

Are there nonstop flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town for under $800 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town for under $1,500?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $1,500.

Does it rain more in Raleigh-Durham Intl or Cape Town?

The rainfall in Raleigh-Durham Intl is generally less than the rainfall in Cape Town. This will continue over the next 12 days.

Is Raleigh-Durham Intl 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 Raleigh-Durham Intl.

How long is the flight from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town?

Delta, South African, and Ethiopian Air can get you from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town in just under 22h 20m. Your travel time can differ by up to 3h 20m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town round-trip?

According to our current data, Ethiopian Air ($836), Turkish Airlines ($1,044), and British Airways ($1,079) offers the cheapest pricing from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town. Ethiopian Air is priced at 36% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

Alternative routes for Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R15.18
Average temperature for November in Cape Town
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Cape Town
0.9 ″

Airports servicing Raleigh

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 6 airlines from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
$1,003 $1,234 No cancel fee 72%
Air France
$1,205 $1,350 No change fee 77%
Lufthansa
$1,120 $1,419 No change fee 76%
Delta
$1,113 $1,668 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$1,292 $2,274 No cancel fee 69%
British Airways
$1,118 $2,911 No cancel fee 70%
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