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

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The best prices from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town are usually found in March or February, booked 19 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

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

IAD - CPT
Price
$847 - $1348
CPT
Temperature
66.2 - 84.2 °F
CPT
Rainfall
0.4 - 3.7 inches
Popular in July High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest in March Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Round-trip from $847 From Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town
One-way from $715 One-way flight 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 day to fly round-trip from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Cape Town. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town (IAD - CPT)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town in the noon. Doing so could potentially save you 4% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town in August, September 2020

The best prices found for IAD to CPT flights for August, September
30 Aug - 8 Sep
$897pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
30 Aug - 8 Sep
$1238pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
30 Aug - 8 Sep
$1320pp
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 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Washington Dulles Intl found for this year
12 Nov - 18 Nov
$584pp
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
19 Nov - 1 Dec
$617pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
10 Nov - 17 Nov
$634pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Delta
 
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
7:00 am - 9:45 am
Ethiopian Air
1 Stop
20h 45m
IAD - CPT
Ethiopian Air
$715
SmartFares
6:55 am - 7:35 am
Emirates
1 Stop
42h 40m
IAD - CPT
Emirates
$907
KAYAK
2:20 pm - 3:10 am
SWISS
2 Stops
54h 50m
IAD - CPT
SWISS
$948
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town flights.

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.

Can I find flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Aeromexico for just $577, but on average you can expect to pay $635.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town for under $600 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.

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 14 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 $577, Aeromexico can have you in Cape Town from Washington Dulles Intl in 21h 29m. 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 Aeromexico is currently your cheapest option to Cape Town, with prices starting at $577. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by TAP AIR PORTUGAL and Delta, with the lowest prices starting at $584 and $617, respectively. These flights start at 42% 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 Ethiopian Air, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $715. Lufthansa flights start at $790 while deals on Emirates start at $907 one-way.

Alternative routes for Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R17.46
Average temperature for August in Cape Town
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Cape Town
2.7 ″

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