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New York to Cape Town 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 New York to Cape Town by changing tabs
Quickest
Cheapest
Lufthansa
Lufthansa
26 Aug
EWR
2:00 pm
Newark airport
34h 00m
1 Stop
6:00 am
+2
CPT
Cape Town Intl airport
Lufthansa
09 Sep
CPT
5:05 pm
Cape Town Intl airport
28h 00m
2 Stops
3:05 pm
+1
EWR
Newark airport
11 011 ZAR
SWISS
SWISS
22 May
JFK
3:25 pm
New York John F Kennedy Intl airport
32h 30m
2 Stops
5:55 am
+2
CPT
Cape Town Intl airport
SWISS
10 Jun
CPT
5:05 pm
Cape Town Intl airport
30h 40m
2 Stops
5:45 pm
+1
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl airport
11 025 ZAR
SWISS
SWISS
22 May
JFK
3:25 pm
New York John F Kennedy Intl airport
32h 30m
2 Stops
5:55 am
+2
CPT
Cape Town Intl airport
SWISS
10 Jun
CPT
5:05 pm
Cape Town Intl airport
30h 40m
2 Stops
5:45 pm
+1
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl airport
11 025 ZAR
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
08 May
JFK
8:55 am
New York John F Kennedy Intl airport
25h 15m
2 Stops
4:10 pm
+1
CPT
Cape Town Intl airport
Multiple Airlines
12 May
CPT
4:30 pm
Cape Town Intl airport
22h 25m
2 Stops
8:55 am
+1
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl airport
11 651 ZAR
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
08 May
JFK
8:55 am
New York John F Kennedy Intl airport
25h 15m
2 Stops
4:10 pm
+1
CPT
Cape Town Intl airport
Multiple Airlines
12 May
CPT
4:30 pm
Cape Town Intl airport
22h 25m
2 Stops
8:55 am
+1
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl airport
11 651 ZAR
Delta
Delta
30 May
JFK
10:53 am
New York John F Kennedy Intl airport
24h 57m
2 Stops
5:50 pm
+1
CPT
Cape Town Intl airport
Delta
09 Jun
CPT
1:05 am
Cape Town Intl airport
26h 54m
1 Stop
9:59 pm
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl airport
11 409 ZAR

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

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight for your trip
CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY
February
The cheapest time of year to fly to Cape Town from New York is February. The most expensive is July.
CHEAPEST DAY TO FLY
Monday
The cheapest day of the week is usually Monday. The most expensive is usually Friday.
CHEAPEST TIME TO FLY
in the evening
New York to Cape Town flights are approximately 32% more expensive in the afternoon than in the evening
CHEAPEST AIRLINE
Emirates
Emirates, Turkish Airlines, and SWISS are the most popular carriers operating from New York to Cape Town
CHEAPEST ROUTE
New York John F Kennedy Intl - Cape Town Intl
Fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Cape Town Intl for the best New York - Cape Town flight prices
CHEAPEST TIME TO BOOK
38 days before
The cheapest time to buy a flight from New York to Cape Town is approximately 38 days before departure
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Flight information for New York to Cape Town

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from New York to Cape Town
Fastest flight time
21h 45m
The fastest flight from New York to Cape Town takes 21h 45m.
Direct flights
None
There are no direct flights from New York to Cape Town. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are New York John F Kennedy Intl - Cape Town Intl, Newark - Cape Town Intl and New York LaGuardia - Cape Town Intl.
Airports in Cape Town
1 airport
There is 1 airport near Cape Town: Cape Town Intl (CPT)

Alternative routes for New York to Cape Town

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Cost comparison between New York and Cape Town

Compare the costs of everyday items in New York and Cape Town
Food
Inexpensive restaurant
195 ZAR
New York
117 ZAR
Cape Town
Fast food
McDonald's meal
100 ZAR
New York
58 ZAR
Cape Town
Soft drink
0.33 litre
21 ZAR
New York
13 ZAR
Cape Town
Coffee
Cappuccino
43 ZAR
New York
25 ZAR
Cape Town
Public transport
One-way ticket
47 ZAR
New York
15 ZAR
Cape Town

Flights from New York to:

  • Cape Town Intl
  • South Africa
  • Africa

Flights to Cape Town from:

  • New York
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  • United States
  • North America
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