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How to find the cheapest flight from
Tampa (TPA) to Cape Town (CPT)

TPA - CPT
Price
$1,132 - $2,351
CPT
Temperature
66.2 - 84.2 °F
CPT
Rainfall
0.4 - 3.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,132

From Tampa to Cape Town

One-way from

$792

One-way flight from Tampa 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 Tampa to Cape Town?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Tampa to Cape Town. 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.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Tampa to Cape Town?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 37 days in advance to save up to 4% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 37 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Tampa to Cape Town 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $939, or $953 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Tampa to Cape Town lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Tampa to Cape Town in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at $770.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Tampa to Cape Town (TPA - CPT)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 25% on flights from Tampa to Cape Town by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from Tampa to Cape Town in December, January 2021

The best prices found for TPA to CPT flights for December, January
18 Jan - 8 Feb
$1,014pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
18 Jan - 8 Feb
$1,040pp
TPA
Tampa
United Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
29 Jan - 2 Feb
$1,129pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa

Tampa to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Tampa found for this year
22 Dec - 21 Jan
$1,196pp
TPA
Tampa
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
21 Dec - 21 Jan
$1,213pp
TPA
Tampa
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
22 Dec - 20 Jan
$1,238pp
TPA
Tampa
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa

One-way flights to Cape Town from Tampa

The cheapest one-way flights from Tampa to Cape Town
10:20 am - 6:30 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
37h 10m
TPA - CPT
Multiple Airlines
$792
KAYAK
2:39 pm - 9:00 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
59h 21m
TPA - CPT
Multiple Airlines
$796
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Tampa to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from Tampa 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 Tampa 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 Tampa 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. New policies for travelers booking flights from Tampa to Cape Town Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Tampa 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 British Airways flying from Tampa to Cape Town Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Tampa to Cape Town for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Tampa to Cape Town for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just $955, but on average you can expect to pay $1,002.

Are there nonstop flights from Tampa to Cape Town for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

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

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Tampa is typically greater than that of Cape Town. We can gather that this will continue over the next 9 days.

Is Tampa weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

Temperatures around the 91 °F's can be experienced in June. The weather in Cape Town is colder than in Tampa. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Tampa to Cape Town?

SWISS, Lufthansa, and Turkish Airlines can get you from Tampa to Cape Town in just under 33h 20m. Your travel time can differ by up to 5h 40m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Tampa to Cape Town round-trip from $955. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are SWISS, from $993, and Turkish Airlines, from $1,031. Lufthansa is priced at 36% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

Alternative routes for Tampa to Cape Town

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Tampa to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R15.33
Average temperature for December in Cape Town
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Cape Town
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Tampa

Airports servicing Cape Town

Top 3 airlines from Tampa to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Tampa 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
$1,212 $1,448 No change fee 75%
Delta
$1,197 $1,467 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$1,331 $2,092 No cancel fee 69%
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