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

How to find the cheapest flight from Dulles Intl to Cape Town

All the information you need to plan the best IAD to CPT flight in 2022: compare 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

53.6 - 69.8 °F

CPT

Precipitation

0.8 - 3.9 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

Round-trip from

$860

From Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town Intl

One-way from

$525

One-way flight from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town Intl

How far in advance should I book a flight from Washington Dulles Intl Airport to Cape Town?

To save up to 27% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 43 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Washington Dulles Intl Airport to Cape Town from $1,147 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,295 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington Dulles Intl Airport to Cape Town?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cape Town from Washington Dulles Intl Airport. Users have commonly found prices around $1,054 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $810. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

When flying from Washington Dulles Intl Airport to Cape Town, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Dulles Intl to Cape Town in January, February 2022

The best prices found for IAD to CPT flights for January, February
Feb 2 - Feb 9
IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

1 stop

31h 45m
$755

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 1/15/22

Feb 2 - Feb 9
IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

1 stop

31h 45m
$756

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 1/15/22

Feb 3 - Feb 9
IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

1 stop

31h 45m
$789

Turkish Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Dulles Intl to Cape Town 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cape Town from Dulles Intl found for this year
Feb 2 - Feb 9
IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

1 stop

31h 45m
$755

Turkish Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/15/22

Mar 23 - Mar 29
IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

1 stop

31h 15m
$756

Turkish Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/16/22

Mar 17 - Mar 30
IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 10m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

1 stop

31h 15m
$786

Turkish Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/16/22

Last minute flights from Dulles Intl to Cape Town

Late deals on return flights to Cape Town from Dulles Intl, departing today and this week
Jan 26 - Feb 2
IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

1 stop

31h 45m
$793

Turkish Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/15/22

Jan 24 - Jan 31
IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

33h 20m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

1 stop

28h 00m
$891

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 24 - Jan 31
IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

65h 45m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

1 stop

19h 52m
$935

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

One-way flights to Cape Town Intl from Dulles Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from Dulles Intl to Cape Town
Mar 23
IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

33h 20m
$523

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 1/16/22

Feb 4
IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

33h 55m
$525

British Airways

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Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 27
IAD

Washington Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

33h 20m
$528

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Related info for your journey

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

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.

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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington Dulles Intl Airport to Cape Town for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $755, but on average you can expect to pay $804.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington Dulles Intl Airport to Cape Town for under $800?

There are currently 9+ open flights from Washington Dulles Intl Airport to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than $800.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Washington Dulles Intl Airport to Cape Town round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Washington Dulles Intl Airport to Cape Town is Turkish Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $755 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Kenya Airways, starting at $830. Turkish Airlines is 25% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Washington Dulles Intl Airport 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 $523. British Airways flights start at $525 while deals on Kenya Airways start at $536 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Washington Dulles Intl Airport to Cape Town?

Major Airline, American Airlines and Air France are the most popular airlines when flying from Washington Dulles Intl Airport to Cape Town.

What are the cheapest flights from Washington Dulles Intl Airport to Cape Town?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $312. While the most popular route (Washington Dulles Intl - Cape Town Intl) can be booked for $750 on average our data indicates $763 when flying from Washington Dulles Intl Airport to Cape Town.

Can I fly to Cape Town Intl from Washington Dulles Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Washington Dulles Intl to Cape Town Intl

Most visitors from Washington Dulles Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Cape Town Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington Dulles Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington Dulles Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Cape Town Intl.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Can I fly back to Washington Dulles Intl from Cape Town Intl?

Returning to Washington Dulles Intl from Cape Town Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Washington Dulles Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Washington Dulles Intl.

Alternative routes for Dulles Intl to Cape Town

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 10 airlines flying from Dulles Intl to Cape Town

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Dulles Intl to Cape Town choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
SWISS
Cheapest$531
Average$666
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time79%
COVID-19 safety
Lufthansa
Cheapest$585
Average$1,002
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety
Austrian Airlines
Cheapest$589
Average$1,091
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
Cheapest$683
Average$993
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Turkish Airlines
Cheapest$709
Average$1,045
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
KLM
Cheapest$799
Average$1,125
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$799
Average$1,110
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Air France
Cheapest$802
Average$1,023
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$817
Average$1,098
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
South African
Cheapest$824
Average$990
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety