Cheap flights from Chicago to Cape Town from R9 897

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Flight information for Chicago to Cape Town
(CHI to CPT)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Chicago to Cape Town

Best price found

R9 897

Fastest flight time

22h 20m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Cape Town

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Cape Town from Chicago in the past 72 hours is R9 897. The best return flight deal from Chicago to Cape Town found on momondo in the last 72 hours is R221 483.
The fastest flight from Chicago to Cape Town takes 22h 20m
There are no direct flights from Chicago to Cape Town. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Chicago Midway Airport - Cape Town Intl Airport and Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport - Cape Town Intl Airport.
There is 1 airport near Cape Town: Cape Town Intl (CPT)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Chicago to Cape Town

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Cape Town?

February

The cheapest time of year to fly to Cape Town from Chicago is February. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest day to depart Chicago for Cape Town?

Thursday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Thursday. The most expensive is usually Wednesday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Cape Town?

in the evening

Chicago to Cape Town flights are approximately 48% more expensive in the morning than in the evening

What is the cheapest Chicago to Cape Town flight route?

Chicago O'Hare Intl - Cape Town Intl

Fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Cape Town Intl for the best Chicago - Cape Town flight prices

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

60 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Chicago to Cape Town is approximately 60 days to departure

Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD) to Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT)R13 785
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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT)R16 260
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If you are looking to fly from Chicago to Cape Town, you are most likely going to fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Cape Town Intl Airport, the most popular airports on that route. You may be looking for an airport near Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to depart from when travelling to Cape Town and Chicago Midway Airport, located in Chicago is a great option. If you are looking for an alternate airport to fly into near Cape Town Intl Airport, Cape Town Intl Airport is a great option and is located in Cape Town. The least expensive flight option from Chicago to Cape Town will typically be ORD — CPT during the month of May with an average price of R13 785 RT.


Easily compare return flights from Chicago to Cape Town

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 Chicago to Cape Town by changing tabs
Turkish Airlines
Oct 26
ORD7:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
41h 15m
1 stop
CPT0:45Cape Town Intl
Nov 9
CPT13:35Cape Town Intl
23h 20m
1 stop
ORD12:55Chicago O'Hare Intl
R13 785
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KLM
Aug 21
ORD12:05Chicago O'Hare Intl
22h 30m
1 stop
CPT10:35Cape Town Intl
Sep 9
CPT19:25Cape Town Intl
29h 14m
2 stops
ORD0:39Chicago O'Hare Intl
R14 749
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Delta
Oct 5
ORD3:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
31h 35m
2 stops
CPT10:35Cape Town Intl
Oct 19
CPT19:25Cape Town Intl
21h 50m
1 stop
ORD17:15Chicago O'Hare Intl
R15 392
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SWISS
Oct 11
ORD10:35Chicago O'Hare Intl
23h 25m
1 stop
CPT10:00Cape Town Intl
Oct 24
CPT14:50Cape Town Intl
28h 05m
1 stop
ORD18:55Chicago O'Hare Intl
R15 489
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Lufthansa
Oct 11
ORD18:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
28h 30m
1 stop
CPT23:00Cape Town Intl
Oct 24
CPT13:45Cape Town Intl
31h 25m
2 stops
ORD21:10Chicago O'Hare Intl
R16 356
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Multiple Airlines
Sep 4
ORD18:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
28h 30m
1 stop
CPT23:00Cape Town Intl
Sep 11
CPT5:20Cape Town Intl
34h 00m
2 stops
ORD15:20Chicago O'Hare Intl
R16 902
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Find the cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Cape Town

If you're looking for one-way flights from Chicago to Cape Town, view some of our deals below provided by British Airways, Delta and KLM
British Airways
Sep 9
ORD17:15Chicago O'Hare Intl
33h 15m
2 stops
CPT2:30Cape Town Intl
RwandAir
Sep 9
ORD15:55Chicago O'Hare Intl
35h 55m
3 stops
CPT3:50Cape Town Intl
R10 781
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Lufthansa
Sep 10
ORD12:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
35h 00m
1 stop
CPT23:00Cape Town Intl
R11 118
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Search last-minute flights to Cape Town from Chicago

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Chicago to Cape Town
KLM
May 22
MDW6:50Chicago Midway
51h 45m
2 stops
CPT10:35Cape Town Intl
May 29
CPT19:25Cape Town Intl
48h 20m
2 stops
MDW19:45Chicago Midway
R24 213
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Qatar Airways
May 22
ORD15:55Chicago O'Hare Intl
31h 50m
1 stop
CPT23:45Cape Town Intl
May 29
CPT8:55Cape Town Intl
32h 35m
1 stop
ORD17:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
R24 598
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British Airways
May 22
ORD14:03Chicago O'Hare Intl
34h 02m
2 stops
CPT0:05Cape Town Intl
May 29
CPT15:10Cape Town Intl
25h 05m
1 stop
ORD16:15Chicago O'Hare Intl
R24 904
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Multiple Airlines
May 22
ORD18:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
34h 10m
2 stops
CPT4:40Cape Town Intl
May 29
CPT10:10Cape Town Intl
29h 35m
2 stops
ORD15:45Chicago O'Hare Intl
R36 986
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Qatar Airways
May 21
ORD21:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
26h 45m
1 stop
CPT23:45Cape Town Intl
May 29
CPT8:55Cape Town Intl
32h 35m
1 stop
ORD17:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
R64 155
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Multiple Airlines
May 21
ORD21:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
30h 10m
2 stops
CPT3:10Cape Town Intl
May 29
CPT6:00Cape Town Intl
29h 35m
2 stops
ORD11:35Chicago O'Hare Intl
R70 373
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British Airways flights from Chicago to Cape Town

Our best British Airways deals on Chicago to Cape Town flight tickets
British Airways
Sep 18
ORD13:10Chicago O'Hare Intl
34h 55m
1 stop
CPT0:05Cape Town Intl
Oct 2
CPT15:05Cape Town Intl
25h 55m
2 stops
ORD17:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
R17 497
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British Airways
Sep 18
ORD16:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
31h 35m
2 stops
CPT0:05Cape Town Intl
Oct 2
CPT15:05Cape Town Intl
25h 55m
2 stops
ORD17:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
R17 513
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British Airways
May 22
ORD14:03Chicago O'Hare Intl
34h 02m
2 stops
CPT0:05Cape Town Intl
May 29
CPT15:10Cape Town Intl
25h 05m
1 stop
ORD16:15Chicago O'Hare Intl
R24 904
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Turkish Airlines flights from Chicago to Cape Town

Our best Turkish Airlines deals on Chicago to Cape Town flight tickets
Turkish Airlines
Oct 26
ORD7:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
41h 15m
1 stop
CPT0:45Cape Town Intl
Nov 9
CPT13:35Cape Town Intl
23h 20m
1 stop
ORD12:55Chicago O'Hare Intl
R13 785
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Turkish Airlines
Oct 12
ORD7:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
41h 15m
1 stop
CPT0:45Cape Town Intl
Oct 21
CPT12:50Cape Town Intl
24h 00m
1 stop
ORD12:50Chicago O'Hare Intl
R14 364
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Turkish Airlines
Oct 5
ORD7:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
41h 15m
1 stop
CPT0:45Cape Town Intl
Oct 15
CPT12:45Cape Town Intl
24h 05m
1 stop
ORD12:50Chicago O'Hare Intl
R14 508
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  • Are airlines flying from Chicago to Cape Town Intl offering flexible changes due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from Chicago to Cape Town Intl are responding to the global pandemic. The following airline may have a flexible change policy to help accommodate travellers: KLM.

  • How far is Chicago to Cape Town Intl by plane?

    A flight from Chicago to Cape Town Intl will travel around 13659,5 km. Typically, this will take 22h 30m by plane in normal conditions.



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