Cheap flights from Cape Town to New York

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Flight information for Cape Town to New York
(CPT to NYC)

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Best price foundR169 625The best flight deal from Cape Town to New York found on momondo in the last 72 hours is R169 625
Fastest flight time26h 00mThe fastest flight from Cape Town to New York takes 26h 00m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Cape Town to New York. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Cape Town Intl Airport - Newark Airport, Cape Town Intl Airport - New York LaGuardia Airport and Cape Town Intl Airport - New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport.
Airports in New York3 airportsThere are 3 airports near New York: New York LaGuardia (LGA), New York Skyports SPB (NYS), New York John F Kennedy Intl (JFK)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Cape Town to New York

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Cape Town to New York?

March

The cheapest time of year to fly to New York from Cape Town is March. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest day to depart Cape Town for New York?

Tuesday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Tuesday. The most expensive is usually Friday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to New York?

at midday

Cape Town to New York flights are approximately 12% more expensive in the evening than at midday

What is the cheapest airline that flies to New York from Cape Town?

Etihad Airways

Emirates, Etihad Airways, and Kenya Airways are the most popular carriers operating from Cape Town to New York

What is the cheapest Cape Town to New York flight route?

Cape Town Intl - New York John F Kennedy Intl

Fly from Cape Town Intl to New York John F Kennedy Intl for the best Cape Town - New York flight prices

How far in advance should you book Cape Town to New York flights?

57 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Cape Town to New York is approximately 57 days to departure


Easily compare return flights from Cape Town to New York

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Cape Town to New York by changing tabs
British Airways
Dec 18
CPT13:45Cape Town Intl
30h 10m
1 stop
JFK19:55New York John F Kennedy Intl
Dec 29
JFK17:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
29h 55m
1 stop
CPT23:30Cape Town Intl
R11 473
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American Airlines
Nov 18
CPT13:45Cape Town Intl
47h 45m
2 stops
LGA13:30New York LaGuardia
Nov 22
LGA12:00New York LaGuardia
31h 50m
2 stops
CPT19:50Cape Town Intl
R11 547
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TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Dec 17
CPT21:05Cape Town Intl
27h 15m
1 stop
EWR0:20Newark
Dec 29
EWR18:40Newark
41h 00m
1 stop
CPT11:40Cape Town Intl
R12 227
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Multiple Airlines
Sep 5
CPT10:25Cape Town Intl
52h 05m
3 stops
JFK14:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
Sep 12
JFK9:45New York John F Kennedy Intl
41h 50m
2 stops
CPT3:35Cape Town Intl
R12 419
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Ethiopian Air
Oct 25
CPT10:35Cape Town Intl
34h 55m
2 stops
EWR21:30Newark
Nov 11
EWR16:00Newark
33h 45m
2 stops
CPT1:45Cape Town Intl
R12 478
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Turkish Airlines
Nov 19
CPT13:35Cape Town Intl
35h 10m
1 stop
EWR0:45Newark
Jan 20
EWR19:15Newark
28h 45m
1 stop
CPT0:00Cape Town Intl
R12 774
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Find the cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town to New York

If you're looking for one-way flights from Cape Town to New York, view some of our deals below provided by American Airlines, British Airways and TAP AIR PORTUGAL
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Dec 8
CPT21:05Cape Town Intl
24h 55m
1 stop
JFK22:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
British Airways
Sep 1
CPT8:55Cape Town Intl
29h 35m
2 stops
JFK14:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
Nov 24
CPT16:20Cape Town Intl
24h 05m
1 stop
JFK16:25New York John F Kennedy Intl

Best airlines flying from Cape Town to New York

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Cape Town to New York with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Etihad Airways
PriceFrom R7 087
Free cancellation
Rating
6,7
Emirates
PriceFrom R8 774
Free cancellation
Rating
8,8
Kenya Airways
PriceFrom R10 685
Free cancellation
Rating
6,2
British Airways
PriceFrom R11 077
Free cancellation
Rating
7,1
Qatar Airways
PriceFrom R11 235
Free cancellation
Rating
8,5
KLM
PriceFrom R11 821
Free cancellation
Rating
7,8
South African
PriceFrom R11 973
Free cancellation
Rating
8,1
Turkish Airlines
PriceFrom R12 341
Free cancellation
Rating
8,1
United Airlines
PriceFrom R13 062
Free cancellation
Rating
6,8

  • Which airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to New York have COVID-19 safety policies in place?

    Etihad Airways has additional safety measures in place to accommodate travellers. When flying from Cape Town Intl to New York, expect masks to be provided as they are required onboard. Aircraft are also being thoroughly cleaned with enhanced products on a regular basis. Additional policies include the installation of HEPA filters and pre-flight testing. Some airlines are even offering socially-distanced seating for a limited time. Policies will vary by airline.

  • Are airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to New York offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Cape Town Intl to New York, such as South African, Emirates, and Qatar Airways may have flexible cancellation policies in place. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is Cape Town Intl to New York by plane?

    Cape Town Intl and New York are 12558,4 km apart from one another. Typically, this will take 22h 15m by plane in normal conditions.


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