Cheap flights to Cape Verde

BOS — RAI
May 24 — May 311

What is the cheapest month to fly to Cape Verde?

The cheapest ticket to Cape Verde found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$636

February

$759

March

$680

April

$785

May

$937

June

$1,085

July

$1,151

August

$1,005

September

$859

October

$622

November

$640

December

$801

Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Cape Verde. Flying to Cape Verde in July will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Cape Verde?

Average Cape Verde flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

LAS - RAI

Price

$622 - $1,245

RAI

Temperature

71.6 - 78.8 °F

RAI

Rainfall

0 - 3.5 inches

Where are the most popular flight destinations in Cape Verde?

The most popular flight destinations in Cape Verde are Praia, Espargos, São Pedro, São Filipe and Rabil.

How long is the flight to Cape Verde?

If you’re looking for Cape Verde flight deals, you can fly from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Amílcar Cabral International Airport (SID). The flight takes 36h 25min and includes two stops at Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) and Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS). If you want a shorter route from John F. Kennedy International Airport, you can fly to Amílcar Cabral International Airport via Zurich International Airport and Lisbon Portela Airport, taking 23h 20min. You can also check out Cape Verde flight deals from Miami International Airport (MIA) to Praia Nelson Mandela International Airport (RAI) via Lisbon Portela Airport, which takes up to 27h 30min.

Where can you get direct flights to Cape Verde from?

Unfortunately, there are no direct flights to Cape Verde if you’re traveling from the United States. Most routes include two stops, but if you want the shortest route, you can consider flights from Miami International Airport to Praia International Airport via Lisbon Portela Airport, which takes 27h 30min. Another shorter route for cheap flights to Cape Verde includes flying from the John F. Kennedy International Airport to Amílcar Cabral International Airport via Zurich International Airport and Lisbon Portela Airport. The flight takes 23h 20min. Also, you can get flights from John F. Kennedy International Airport via Miami International Airport and Lisbon Portela Airport to Praia Nelson Mandela International Airport on a 20h 24min flight.

What is the best way to travel around Cape Verde?

There are many transportation options if you want to get around Cape Verde. If you want to visit the inhabited islands of Cabo Verde, you can use air travel by getting tickets from TACV. Also, Binter Canarias offers inter-island flights to different places in Cabo Verde. If you’re in good shape, you can tour Cape Verde on a bicycle. The islands are a great place for cycling too. For trips between Fogo, Brava, and Praia, you can use the ferry services. You can bring snacks and water on trips, but on board the bigger boats, you will find cafes. The other way you can get around is via car and motorcycle. On many islands, you can rent cars for trips around Boa Vista, Santiago, and Fogo. On average, car rental rates start at CVE 5,000 (USD 53) per day. Consider getting a 4WD, especially for trips to Boa Vista, as conditions are rough off the main roads. You can rent small motorbikes and quad bikes in places like Sal. Taxis are plentiful in Cabo Verde, and around-town fares are about CVE 330 (USD 3.50).

What are some things to do in Cape Verde?

Cape Verde is an archipelago that straddles the African continent. Visitors are treated to fantastic music and bustling markets, and it accommodates those seeking nightlife. Outdoor enthusiasts will also enjoy the picturesque terrain for watersports and hiking. One of the places to visit is Fogo, a prominent island with an altitude of 9,514 feet above sea level. The key attraction here is the volcano Pico de Fogo, which you can climb in six hours using Cha de Caldeiras, a nearby town, as your starting point. For some sunny fun, consider exploring Sal, the sunniest island in Cape Verde. This unspoiled gem features miles of sandy beaches, which makes it a tropical paradise for people looking to relax by the sea.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Cape Verde?

If you’re a United States citizen, you need a passport to visit Cape Verde. The approval process for your visa can take a few days, so ensure your documents are ready prior to your departure date. You can request a tourist visa on arrival.

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