Cheap flights from San Jose (SJC) to Cape Town (CPT) from $650

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Cape Town departing on 4/23. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SJC — CPT
Mar 5 — Mar 121

Cheap flight deals from San Jose to Cape Town

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Jose (SJC) to Cape Town (CPT). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated February 29, 2024.

Popular in

May

Cheapest in

August

Round-trip from

$1,247

One-way from

$721
High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop
From San Jose to Cape Town Intl
One-way flight from San Jose to Cape Town Intl

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

Leaving on a Wednesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 76% on the overall cost on flights from San Jose to Cape Town.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Jose to Cape Town?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Cape Town from San Jose. Prices for August average $1,673 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,263. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of May. Opting for a August flight can save you 44% on your journey compared to booking in May

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Jose to Cape Town at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 8% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap British Airways flights from San Jose to Cape Town

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by British Airways for the route between San Jose and Cape Town. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated February 29, 2024.
Peruse some of the lowest-priced British Airways flights we've found from San Jose to Cape Town. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
Sat 4/202:21 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops35h 39mBritish Airways
Mon 5/66:40 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops34h 57mBritish Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,491
Sat 4/132:35 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops35h 25mBritish Airways
Sun 4/216:40 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops32h 24mBritish Airways
Deal found 2/28$6,795

Cheap Delta flights from San Jose to Cape Town

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Delta for the route between San Jose and Cape Town. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated February 29, 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Delta flights we've found from San Jose to Cape Town. Make sure to examine the flight information before completing your reservation.
Sat 4/206:45 amSJC - CPT
1 stop26h 05mDelta
Mon 5/611:00 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops28h 41mDelta
Deal found 2/28$1,609
Tue 6/1110:30 amSJC - CPT
2 stops25h 55mDelta
Fri 6/2811:15 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops28h 36mDelta
Deal found 2/28$1,642
Mon 4/2212:24 pmSJC - CPT
1 stop20h 26mDelta
Tue 5/711:15 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops28h 26mDelta
Deal found 2/28$1,709
Mon 4/2212:24 pmSJC - CPT
1 stop20h 26mDelta
Tue 5/79:30 pmCPT - SJC
1 stop22h 33mDelta
Deal found 2/28$1,755
Sat 3/306:50 amSJC - CPT
1 stop26h 00mDelta
Sat 4/1311:15 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops33h 47mDelta
Deal found 2/28$1,849
Sat 3/3010:14 amSJC - CPT
2 stops22h 36mDelta
Sat 4/1311:15 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops33h 47mDelta
Deal found 2/28$1,853
Thu 7/46:50 amSJC - CPT
1 stop26h 00mDelta
Thu 7/1111:15 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops42h 00mDelta
Deal found 2/29$1,905
Tue 6/1110:30 amSJC - CPT
2 stops25h 55mDelta
Fri 6/289:30 pmCPT - SJC
1 stop22h 34mDelta
Deal found 2/28$3,983

Cheap San Jose to Cape Town flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Jose to Cape Town specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Prices were last updated on February 29, 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from San Jose to Cape Town in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Tue 3/198:00 amSJC - CPT
2 stops48h 35mQatar Airways
Thu 3/287:10 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops37h 46mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/27$1,260
Mon 3/1112:39 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops36h 51mQatar Airways
Thu 3/287:10 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops36h 46mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,332
Tue 3/1212:39 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops43h 56mQatar Airways
Thu 3/287:10 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops37h 46mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,335
Wed 3/2012:35 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops44h 00mQatar Airways
Wed 4/37:15 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops31h 51mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/27$1,360
Wed 3/612:39 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops42h 56mQatar Airways
Tue 4/161:00 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops37h 53mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,395
Thu 3/216:15 amSJC - CPT
2 stops50h 20mQatar Airways
Thu 4/41:00 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops38h 46mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,418
Sun 3/3112:25 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops37h 25mQatar Airways
Sun 4/147:15 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops51h 39mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,527
Wed 3/2712:35 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops44h 00mQatar Airways
Sat 3/307:10 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops34h 50mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,534
Fri 3/296:15 amSJC - CPT
2 stops43h 35mQatar Airways
Fri 4/57:15 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops34h 53mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,604

San Jose to Cape Town 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Jose and Cape Town in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated February 29, 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from San Jose to Cape Town in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Mon 9/28:15 amSJC - CPT
2 stops41h 35mQatar Airways
Tue 9/171:00 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops40h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,190
Tue 9/1012:16 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops37h 34mQatar Airways
Fri 9/201:00 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops37h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,212
Tue 10/110:00 amSJC - CPT
2 stops39h 50mQatar Airways
Tue 10/151:00 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops37h 09mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,236
Tue 3/198:00 amSJC - CPT
2 stops48h 35mQatar Airways
Thu 3/287:10 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops37h 46mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/27$1,260
Sun 4/216:15 amSJC - CPT
2 stops43h 35mQatar Airways
Sun 5/57:15 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops31h 38mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/27$1,311
Mon 3/1112:39 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops36h 51mQatar Airways
Thu 3/287:10 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops36h 46mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,332
Thu 4/1812:35 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops37h 15mQatar Airways
Thu 5/21:00 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops37h 53mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/27$1,334
Tue 3/1212:39 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops43h 56mQatar Airways
Thu 3/287:10 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops37h 46mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,335
Thu 10/1710:00 amSJC - CPT
2 stops39h 50mQatar Airways
Mon 10/286:25 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops31h 44mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,347

San Jose to Cape Town flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from San Jose to Cape Town for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated February 29, 2024.
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Wed 3/612:39 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops42h 56mQatar Airways
Tue 4/161:00 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops37h 53mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,395
Sat 3/910:00 amSJC - CPT
2 stops45h 35mQatar Airways
Tue 3/127:10 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops32h 54mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/29$1,676
Tue 3/52:33 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops41h 02mQatar Airways
Fri 3/2212:35 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops39h 21mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$8,837
Tue 3/56:10 amSJC - CPT
2 stops49h 25mQatar Airways
Fri 3/2212:35 pmCPT - SJC
2 stops42h 56mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$8,855

One-way flights to Cape Town from San Jose

Search for one-way flight options from San Jose to Cape Town. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated February 29, 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from San Jose to Cape Town, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Those needing a return flight from San Jose to Cape Town can use the search form above.
Tue 4/2310:25 amSJC - CPT
2 stops39h 25mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/27$650
Thu 3/1410:20 amSJC - CPT
2 stops46h 15mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$701
Sat 4/206:15 amSJC - CPT
2 stops43h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/28$721
Fri 3/2912:35 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops37h 15mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$936
Sat 3/2312:35 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops36h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/27$1,062
Wed 6/1212:35 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops37h 15mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,186
Mon 6/106:15 amSJC - CPT
2 stops43h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,199
Sat 4/206:45 amSJC - CPT
1 stop26h 05mDelta
Deal found 2/28$1,212
Sun 3/242:24 pmSJC - CPT
2 stops35h 06mQatar Airways
Deal found 2/28$1,536

Find flights from San Jose to Cape Town within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from San Jose to Cape Town that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated February 29, 2024.

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Any airport

Budget

$1,260 - $1,808

Route

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Return

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San JoseCape Town Intl

SJC - CPT

SJCCPT

San Jose

Tue 3/19

2 stops48h 35m

Cape Town Intl

Thu 3/28

2 stops37h 46m

$1,260

San JoseCape Town Intl

SJC - CPT

SJCCPT

San Jose

Sun 4/21

2 stops43h 35m

Cape Town Intl

Sun 5/5

2 stops31h 38m

$1,311

San JoseCape Town Intl

SJC - CPT

SJCCPT

San Jose

Mon 3/11

2 stops36h 51m

Cape Town Intl

Thu 3/28

2 stops36h 46m

$1,332

San JoseCape Town Intl

SJC - CPT

SJCCPT

San Jose

Mon 4/22

2 stops43h 35m

Cape Town Intl

Tue 5/7

2 stops37h 53m

$1,435

San JoseCape Town Intl

SJC - CPT

SJCCPT

San Jose

Mon 4/22

2 stops37h 15m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 5/6

2 stops33h 54m

$1,465

San JoseCape Town Intl

SJC - CPT

SJCCPT

San Jose

Sat 4/20

2 stops35h 39m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 5/6

2 stops34h 57m

$1,491

San JoseCape Town Intl

SJC - CPT

SJCCPT

San Jose

Sat 4/20

1 stop26h 05m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 5/6

2 stops28h 41m

$1,609

San JoseCape Town Intl

SJC - CPT

SJCCPT

San Jose

Sat 4/20

2 stops24h 00m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 5/6

3 stops34h 18m

$1,730

San JoseCape Town Intl

SJC - CPT

SJCCPT

San Jose

Mon 4/22

3 stops37h 10m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 5/6

2 stops32h 58m

$1,808

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 2/27

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Jose to Cape Town?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from San Jose to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on February 25, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their San Jose to Cape Town flight should consider departing on Thursday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Cape Town by month

Plan your trip from San Jose to Cape Town by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from San Jose to Cape Town is currently $1,023 while a round-trip flight costs $1,493. Price data was last updated on February 25, 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Jose to Cape Town (average of $1,247). Flying from San Jose to Cape Town in July is currently the most expensive (average of $1,715). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$1,247

February

$1,327

March

$1,404

April

$1,351

May

$1,337

June

$1,549

July

$1,715

August

$1,417

September

$1,374

October

$1,346

November

$1,351

December

$1,417

Temperature and rainfall in Cape Town by month

Plan your trip to Cape Town by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CPT

Temperature

53.6 - 69.8 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Cape Town

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Cape Town. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Cape Town. Reviews last updated February 29, 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with British Airways, Delta and United Airlines from San Jose to Cape Town to help guide your decision. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

7.8
Good
4,644 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

7.4
Good
11,794 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

7.3
Good
15,571 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

6.9
Okay
7,033 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

Related info for your journey

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Can I find flights from San Jose to Cape Town for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Jose to Cape Town for under $1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $1,260, but on average you can expect to pay $1,429.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Jose to Cape Town for under $1,400?

There are currently 4+ open flights from San Jose to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $1,400.

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

Qatar Airways, at $1,260, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Jose to Cape Town.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include British Airways and Delta. Qatar Airways is 24% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Qatar Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $650. Delta flights start at $1,212 while deals on United Airlines start at $7,219 one-way.

What does SJC to CPT mean?

This is defined as San Jose Airport (SJC) and Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT). Codes like Cape Town Intl Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

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Top airline flying from San Jose to Cape Town

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
DeltaCheapest$1,197Average$2,115FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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