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

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Best price found

R7 561

Fastest flight time

20h 20m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Cape Town

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Cape Town from New York in the past 72 hours is R7 561. The best return flight deal from New York to Cape Town found on momondo in the last 72 hours is R228 284.
The fastest flight from New York to Cape Town takes 20h 20m
There are no direct flights from New York to Cape Town. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are New York LaGuardia Airport - Cape Town Intl Airport, Newark Airport - Cape Town Intl Airport and New York John F Kennedy 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 New York to Cape Town

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

November

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

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

Monday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Monday. The most expensive is usually Saturday.

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

at midday

New York to Cape Town flights are approximately 26% more expensive in the evening than at midday

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

South African

South African is the most popular carrier operating from New York to Cape Town

What is the cheapest New York to Cape Town flight 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

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

18 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from New York to Cape Town is approximately 18 days to departure

When travelling from New York to Cape Town, the most popular airport to fly into is Cape Town Intl Airport. The majority of travellers flying into Cape Town Intl Airport from New York are departing from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. When booking your trip to Cape Town, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly out of. Good options for departure airports when travelling to Cape Town, you can try Newark Airport (in Newark), New York LaGuardia Airport (in New York), or New Windsor Stewart Airport (in New Windsor). In August, R13 798 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from New York to Cape Town which you can find when you fly JFK — CPT.

New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK) to Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT)R13 798
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Newark Airport (EWR) to Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT)R13 964
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New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) to Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT)R17 223
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New Windsor Stewart Airport (SWF) to Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT)R26 835
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Easily compare return flights from New York 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 New York to Cape Town by changing tabs
Kenya Airways
Nov 23
JFK8:45New York John F Kennedy Intl
24h 55m
1 stop
CPT9:40Cape Town Intl
Dec 1
CPT18:00Cape Town Intl
38h 35m
1 stop
JFK8:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
R12 756
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Turkish Airlines
Feb 12
EWR19:25Newark
28h 35m
1 stop
CPT0:00Cape Town Intl
Feb 28
CPT13:35Cape Town Intl
35h 10m
1 stop
EWR0:45Newark
R13 798
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Ethiopian Air
Jan 20
EWR16:15Newark
33h 30m
2 stops
CPT1:45Cape Town Intl
Feb 16
CPT9:35Cape Town Intl
35h 40m
2 stops
EWR21:15Newark
R13 964
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Multiple Airlines
Nov 4
JFK9:45New York John F Kennedy Intl
25h 55m
1 stop
CPT11:40Cape Town Intl
Nov 12
CPT4:20Cape Town Intl
28h 15m
2 stops
JFK8:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
R14 791
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British Airways
Nov 21
LGA8:45New York LaGuardia
35h 15m
2 stops
CPT20:00Cape Town Intl
Dec 1
CPT16:00Cape Town Intl
30h 30m
2 stops
LGA22:30New York LaGuardia
R17 223
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United Airlines
Nov 19
LGA10:29New York LaGuardia
17h 41m
1 stop
CPT4:10Cape Town Intl
Apr 18
CPT16:00Cape Town Intl
24h 53m
1 stop
LGA16:53New York LaGuardia
R18 547
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Find the cheapest one-way flights from New York to Cape Town

If you're looking for one-way flights from New York to Cape Town, view some of our deals below provided by Delta, Kenya Airways and Qatar Airways
Kenya Airways
Oct 26
JFK9:45New York John F Kennedy Intl
25h 55m
1 stop
CPT11:40Cape Town Intl
Multiple Airlines
Jan 18
JFK8:45New York John F Kennedy Intl
23h 35m
2 stops
CPT8:20Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
Sep 5
JFK17:55New York John F Kennedy Intl
30h 50m
1 stop
CPT0:45Cape Town Intl
R11 019
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Search last-minute flights to Cape Town from New York

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Ethiopian Air
Aug 24
JFK18:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
33h 45m
1 stop
CPT3:45Cape Town Intl
Sep 16
CPT10:35Cape Town Intl
35h 25m
1 stop
JFK22:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
R15 205
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Multiple Airlines
Aug 24
JFK9:45New York John F Kennedy Intl
25h 55m
1 stop
CPT11:40Cape Town Intl
Sep 16
CPT16:00Cape Town Intl
41h 35m
2 stops
JFK9:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
R19 423
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Turkish Airlines
Aug 24
JFK14:55New York John F Kennedy Intl
34h 10m
1 stop
CPT1:05Cape Town Intl
Sep 16
CPT13:30Cape Town Intl
34h 45m
1 stop
JFK0:15New York John F Kennedy Intl
R22 716
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Delta
Aug 28
EWR2:10Newark
33h 55m
2 stops
CPT12:05Cape Town Intl
Sep 30
CPT19:55Cape Town Intl
37h 40m
2 stops
EWR9:35Newark
R24 652
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British Airways
Aug 24
EWR3:55Newark
21h 10m
1 stop
CPT1:05Cape Town Intl
Sep 16
CPT15:05Cape Town Intl
32h 55m
1 stop
EWR0:00Newark
R24 949
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Qatar Airways
Aug 25
JFK20:55New York John F Kennedy Intl
27h 50m
1 stop
CPT0:45Cape Town Intl
Sep 18
CPT15:40Cape Town Intl
33h 05m
1 stop
JFK0:45New York John F Kennedy Intl
R26 157
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Best airlines flying from New York to Cape Town

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South AfricanPriceFrom R13 214Free CancellationRating
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Kenya Airways flights from New York to Cape Town

Our best Kenya Airways deals on New York to Cape Town flight tickets
Kenya Airways
Nov 23
JFK8:45New York John F Kennedy Intl
24h 55m
1 stop
CPT9:40Cape Town Intl
Dec 1
CPT18:00Cape Town Intl
38h 35m
1 stop
JFK8:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
R12 756
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Kenya Airways
Nov 9
JFK8:45New York John F Kennedy Intl
24h 55m
1 stop
CPT9:40Cape Town Intl
Nov 22
CPT9:25Cape Town Intl
23h 10m
1 stop
JFK8:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
R13 600
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Kenya Airways
Nov 18
JFK8:45New York John F Kennedy Intl
24h 55m
1 stop
CPT9:40Cape Town Intl
Dec 1
CPT18:00Cape Town Intl
38h 35m
1 stop
JFK8:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
R13 931
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British Airways flights from New York to Cape Town

Our best British Airways deals on New York to Cape Town flight tickets
British Airways
Nov 21
LGA8:45New York LaGuardia
35h 15m
2 stops
CPT20:00Cape Town Intl
Dec 1
CPT16:00Cape Town Intl
30h 30m
2 stops
LGA22:30New York LaGuardia
R17 223
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British Airways
Jan 22
LGA11:30New York LaGuardia
36h 30m
2 stops
CPT0:00Cape Town Intl
Feb 1
CPT16:00Cape Town Intl
30h 30m
2 stops
LGA22:30New York LaGuardia
R17 240
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British Airways
Feb 13
LGA12:18New York LaGuardia
31h 42m
2 stops
CPT20:00Cape Town Intl
Feb 28
CPT16:00Cape Town Intl
31h 21m
2 stops
LGA23:21New York LaGuardia
R17 968
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  • Are airlines flying from New York to Cape Town Intl offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from New York to Cape Town Intl are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travellers: South African, KLM, and British Airways.

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

    New York and Cape Town Intl are 12558,4 km apart from one another. By plane, this route typically takes 17h 20m.



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