Cheap flights from Washington Dulles Intl (IAD) to Cape Town (CPT)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington Dulles Intl (IAD) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best IAD to CPT flight in 2021: compare Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
IAD - CPT
Price
$860 - $1,287
CPT
Temperature
66.2 - 84.2 °F
CPT
Rainfall
0.4 - 3.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Average price

$906

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$860

From Washington Dulles Intl 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 month to fly from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to Cape Town. Flights to Cape Town from Washington Dulles Intl in April are about $1,322 on average during April, but can be found for as low as $879.

Cheap flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town in May, June 2021

The best prices found for IAD to CPT flights for May, June
10 May - 21 May
$844pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
10 May - 22 May
$854pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
16 May - 11 Jun
$932pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Washington Dulles Intl found for this year
14 Dec - 26 Dec
$757pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
7 Dec - 22 Dec
$778pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
27 Sep - 20 Oct
$785pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Last minute flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cape Town from Washington Dulles Intl, departing today and this week
16 May - 11 Jun
$932pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
16 May - 12 Jun
$980pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
18 May - 14 Jun
$1,008pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

One-way flights to Cape Town from Washington Dulles Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town
7:15 pm - 7:20 am
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
30h 05m
IAD - CPT
Turkish Airlines
$2,983
FlightHub
5:05 pm - 4:40 am
Qatar Airways
2 Stops
53h 35m
IAD - CPT
Qatar Airways
$3,245
mytrip.com
1:45 pm - 6:00 am
Lufthansa
1 Stop
34h 15m
IAD - CPT
Lufthansa
$3,668
Lufthansa

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Flight FAQs

From Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town

Are flight prices decreasing from Washington Dulles Intl 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 Washington Dulles Intl 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 Washington Dulles 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 Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

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

South African, Delta, and Lufthansa are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Cape Town from Washington Dulles Intl?

Located just 9.7 mi from the city center, Cape Town Intl is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Cape Town from Washington Dulles Intl. Booking flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town Intl (CPT) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from Washington Dulles Intl from 15 different airlines.

Can I find flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $785, but on average you can expect to pay $853.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town for under $800 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town for under $1,000?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

Does it rain more in Washington Dulles Intl or Cape Town?

In Washington Dulles Intl, there will be greater rainfall in Washington Dulles Intl compared to Cape Town over the next 17 days.

Is Washington Dulles Intl weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

With an average temperature of 88 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Cape Town are colder than in Washington Dulles Intl.

How long is the flight from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town?

For as low as $898, Ethiopian Air can have you in Cape Town from Washington Dulles Intl in 20h 45m. 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 Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town round-trip?

Flying on Turkish Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Cape Town, with prices starting at $785. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Kenya Airways and Ethiopian Air, with the lowest prices starting at $806 and $898, respectively. These flights start at 22% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Washington Dulles Intl 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 $737. Lufthansa flights start at $796 while deals on Turkish Airlines start at $2,983 one-way.

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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 10 airlines flying from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington Dulles Intl 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
SWISS
$531 $666 No cancel fee 79%
Ethiopian Air
$683 $993 No cancel fee 72%
Lufthansa
$585 $1,002 No cancel fee 76%
Air France
$802 $1,023 No cancel fee 77%
Turkish Airlines
$709 $1,045 No cancel fee 77%
Emirates
$892 $1,087 No cancel fee 75%
Austrian Airlines
$589 $1,091 No cancel fee 78%
American Airlines
$817 $1,098 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$799 $1,110 No cancel fee N/A
British Airways
$830 $1,120 No cancel fee 70%
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