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Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Cape Town (CPT)

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The best prices from San Diego to Cape Town are usually found in March or February, booked 41 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to Cape Town (CPT)

SAN - CPT
Price
$1322 - $2077
CPT
Temperature
66.2 - 84.2 °F
CPT
Rainfall
0.4 - 3.7 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Cheapest in March Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop
Round-trip from $1322 From San Diego to Cape Town
One-way from $851 One-way flight from San Diego 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 San Diego to Cape Town?

Flights from San Diego to Cape Town are found to be more expensive on Wednesday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cape Town.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Cape Town (SAN - CPT)?

It’s optimal to fly from San Diego to Cape Town in the noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 29% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Cape Town in August, September 2020

The best prices found for SAN to CPT flights for August, September
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$1182pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$1309pp
SAN
San Diego
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$1374pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Cape Town 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from San Diego found for this year
17 Sep - 27 Sep
$737pp
SAN
San Diego
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
23 Sep - 30 Sep
$754pp
SAN
San Diego
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
17 Sep - 27 Sep
$766pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Cape Town from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Cape Town
7:22 am - 6:55 am
Qatar Airways
2 Stops
38h 33m
SAN - CPT
Qatar Airways
$851
KAYAK
10:14 am - 6:55 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
59h 41m
SAN - CPT
Multiple Airlines
$1190
qatarairways.com
3:50 am - 9:45 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
44h 55m
SAN - CPT
Multiple Airlines
$869
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from San Diego 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 San Diego 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.

Can I find flights from San Diego to Cape Town for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Cape Town for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $754, but on average you can expect to pay $990.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to Cape Town for under $800 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from San Diego 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 San Diego or Cape Town?

Expected rainfall in San Diego is more than in Cape Town. You can expect this to be the case over the next 1 days.

Is San Diego weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 84 °F's in February, on average. The temperature in Cape Town is generally hotter than in San Diego. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from San Diego to Cape Town?

Airlines like Delta, Lufthansa, and British Airways fly from San Diego to Cape Town in about 25h 30m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 1h 45m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Diego to Cape Town round-trip?

Qatar Airways, at $754, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Diego to Cape Town.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Lufthansa and SWISS. Users have found that Qatar Airways is 52% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Diego to Cape Town one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Qatar Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $851.

Alternative routes for San Diego to Cape Town

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Diego to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R17.43
Average temperature for August in Cape Town
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Cape Town
2.7 ″

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Airports servicing Cape Town

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