Cheap flights from St Louis (STL) to Cape Town (CPT)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
St Louis (STL) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best STL to CPT flight in 2021: compare St Louis to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
STL - CPT
Price
$1,245 - $1,874
CPT
Temperature
66.2 - 84.2 °F
CPT
Rainfall
0.4 - 3.7 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Average price

$1,816

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$1,245

From St Louis 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 St Louis to Cape Town?

Flights from St Louis 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.

What is the cheapest month to fly from St Louis to Cape Town?

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Cape Town from St Louis average $1,322. You can even find prices in April for less than $1,322, as users have found deals to Cape Town from as low as $879. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cape Town from St Louis. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 55%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from St Louis to Cape Town (STL - CPT)?

When flying from St Louis to Cape Town, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 12% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from St Louis to Cape Town in May, June 2021

The best prices found for STL to CPT flights for May, June
24 May - 31 May
$1,058pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STL
Lambert-St Louis
24 May - 31 May
$1,389pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
STL
Lambert-St Louis
24 May - 31 May
$1,548pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
STL
Lambert-St Louis

St Louis to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from St Louis found for this year
29 Sep - 9 Oct
$1,053pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
STL
Lambert-St Louis
30 Sep - 10 Oct
$1,055pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
STL
Lambert-St Louis
24 May - 31 May
$1,058pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STL
Lambert-St Louis

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Flight FAQs

From St Louis to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from St Louis 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 St Louis 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.

Which airlines flying from Lambert-St Louis 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 Lambert-St Louis to Cape Town Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from St Louis to Cape Town for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just $1,053, but on average you can expect to pay $1,581.

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

There are no nonstop flights from St Louis 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 St Louis or Cape Town?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in St Louis is typically greater than that of Cape Town. We can gather that this will continue over the next 18 days.

Is St Louis weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Cape Town is typically colder than in St Louis. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from St Louis to Cape Town?

Departing from St Louis to Cape Town will take you 23h 25m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from St Louis to Cape Town round-trip?

Currently priced at $1,053, Lufthansa will fly you from St Louis to Cape Town and back. In addition to Lufthansa, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from British Airways and United Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $1,055 and $1,058, respectively. Users have found that Lufthansa is 34% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from St Louis to Cape Town.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R14.05
Average temperature for May in Cape Town
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Cape Town
2.5 ″

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Top 3 airlines flying from St Louis to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from St Louis 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
KLM
$1,153 $1,752 No cancel fee 75%
United Airlines
$1,440 $1,785 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$1,277 $2,085 No cancel fee N/A
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