Cheap flights from Cape Town to New York

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

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Cape Town to New York
Best price foundR143 169The best flight deal from Cape Town to New York found on momondo in the last 72 hours is R143 169
Fastest flight time21h 50mThe fastest flight from Cape Town to New York takes 21h 50m
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 York2 airportsThere are 2 airports near New York: New York LaGuardia (LGA), 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


Cape Town to New York flight comparison made easy

Below you can see the best fares for your 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
Virgin Atlantic
Nov 6
CPT4:00Cape Town Intl
35h 45m
1 stop
JFK14:45New York John F Kennedy Intl
Nov 9
JFK18:05New York John F Kennedy Intl
24h 05m
1 stop
CPT18:10Cape Town Intl
R10 195
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Turkish Airlines
May 19
CPT13:50Cape Town Intl
30h 30m
1 stop
JFK20:20New York John F Kennedy Intl
May 26
JFK9:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
40h 20m
1 stop
CPT1:20Cape Town Intl
R10 926
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British Airways
Aug 6
CPT15:15Cape Town Intl
24h 25m
1 stop
EWR15:40Newark
Aug 21
EWR17:35Newark
30h 35m
1 stop
CPT0:10Cape Town Intl
R11 066
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British Airways
Aug 6
CPT15:15Cape Town Intl
33h 20m
1 stop
JFK0:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
Aug 21
JFK15:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
32h 35m
1 stop
CPT0:10Cape Town Intl
R11 066
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American Airlines
Jul 25
CPT15:15Cape Town Intl
25h 40m
2 stops
JFK16:55New York John F Kennedy Intl
Dec 6
JFK12:29New York John F Kennedy Intl
31h 21m
2 stops
CPT19:50Cape Town Intl
R11 080
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Multiple Airlines
Jul 30
CPT15:15Cape Town Intl
24h 25m
1 stop
EWR15:40Newark
Aug 27
EWR14:05Newark
34h 05m
1 stop
CPT0:10Cape Town Intl
R11 094
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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 British Airways, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines
British Airways
Jul 11
CPT15:15Cape Town Intl
26h 30m
2 stops
EWR17:45Newark
Turkish Airlines
May 28
CPT13:50Cape Town Intl
23h 30m
1 stop
JFK13:20New York John F Kennedy Intl
British Airways
Jul 11
CPT15:15Cape Town Intl
30h 10m
2 stops
JFK21:25New 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 R6 731
Free cancellation
Rating
6,8
Emirates
PriceFrom R8 334
Free cancellation
Rating
8,8
Kenya Airways
PriceFrom R10 149
Free cancellation
Rating
6,0
British Airways
PriceFrom R10 521
Free cancellation
Rating
7,5
Qatar Airways
PriceFrom R10 671
Free cancellation
Rating
8,7
KLM
PriceFrom R11 228
Free cancellation
Rating
7,9
South African
PriceFrom R11 373
Free cancellation
Rating
8,1
Turkish Airlines
PriceFrom R11 722
Free cancellation
Rating
8,0
United Airlines
PriceFrom R12 407
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.


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