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Cheap flights from Richmond (RIC) to Cape Town (CPT)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Richmond (RIC) to Cape Town (CPT)

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

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 35% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Richmond to Cape Town?

April can be a great time to fly to Cape Town from Richmond with a flight ticket averaging about $1,322. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $879. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Richmond to Cape Town (RIC - CPT)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Richmond to Cape Town in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 28% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Richmond to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Richmond found for this year
18 Oct - 13 Dec
$994pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
13 May - 17 May
$1,051pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
13 May - 17 May
$1,052pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

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Flight FAQs

From Richmond to Cape Town

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

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. 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 Richmond Byrd Intl to Cape Town Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Richmond to Cape Town for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $1,051, but on average you can expect to pay $3,197.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Richmond 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 Richmond or Cape Town?

In Richmond, there will be greater rainfall in Richmond compared to Cape Town over the next 16 days.

Is Richmond weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 90 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Cape Town is generally colder than in Richmond. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Richmond to Cape Town?

Departing from Richmond to Cape Town will take you 26h 25m. 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 Richmond to Cape Town round-trip?

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Cape Town, with prices starting at $1,051. Another option worth looking into is Delta, starting at $2,637 round trip. Users have found that United Airlines is 34% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Richmond to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R14.92
Average temperature for January in Cape Town
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Cape Town
0.4 ″

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