Cheap flights from Cape Town to California

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How far in advance should I book a flight from Cape Town to California?

Users have found that booking a flight from Cape Town to California at least 61 days early can save you up to 4% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Cape Town to California for as little as R17 592 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as R17 592 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

May can be a great time to fly to California from Cape Town with a flight ticket averaging about R17 663. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as R14 080. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to California (CPT - CA)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Cape Town to California as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Cape Town to California in November, December 2021

The best prices found for CPT to California flights in November, December
Dec 22 - Jan 22
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

34h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

34h 45m
R10 711

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 11/24/21

Dec 22 - Jan 20
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

34h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

34h 45m
R10 822

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 11/24/21

Dec 22 - Jan 22
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

27h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

32h 55m
R10 949

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 11/26/21

Cape Town to California 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Cape Town found for this year
Dec 22 - Jan 22
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

34h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

34h 45m
R10 711

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 11/24/21

Dec 22 - Jan 20
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

34h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

34h 45m
R10 822

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 11/24/21

Dec 22 - Jan 22
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

27h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

32h 55m
R10 949

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 11/26/21

Last-minute flights from Cape Town to California

Late deals on return flights to California from Cape Town, departing today and this week
Dec 5 - Jan 6
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

32h 35m
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

37h 20m
R13 905

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 11/24/21

Dec 5 - Dec 12
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

47h 46m
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

46h 01m
R14 429

American Airlines

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Deal found 11/26/21

Dec 5 - Jan 6
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

30h 15m
LAX

Los Angeles

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

37h 20m
R15 939

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 11/24/21

One-way flights to California from Cape Town

The cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town to California
Dec 10
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

33h 30m
R8 692

British Airways

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Deal found 11/25/21

Feb 17
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

31h 30m
R8 724

British Airways

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Deal found 11/25/21

Dec 10
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

34h 55m
R8 740

British Airways

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Deal found 11/25/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cape Town to California flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Cape Town to California?

Most people fly from Cape Town Intl (CPT) if they book a flight from Cape Town to California. Cape Town Intl is conveniently located just 15,6 km from Cape Town’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to California have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Emirates, British Airways, and Qatar Airways flying from Cape Town Intl to California have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Cape Town to California for under R10 000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to California for under R10 000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just R9 996, but on average you can expect to pay R11 013.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cape Town to California for under R14 000?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Cape Town to California within the next 7 days for less than R14 000.

How popular is this Cape Town to California flight route?

Within the past month, 1 430 users have taken a look at flights from Cape Town Intl to California.

What are the most popular routes from Cape Town to California?

When deciding which route to take from Cape Town to California, consider Cape Town Intl - Los Angeles, Cape Town Intl - San Francisco or Cape Town Intl - Ontario, as they are the most popular.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Cape Town to California?

The most popular airlines flying from Cape Town to California are American Airlines, Air France and British Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Cape Town to California?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Cape Town to California? While on average our users pay R22 805, our data indicates the cheapest price to be R10 229. The most popular route (Cape Town Intl - Los Angeles), is priced around R10 011.

Can I fly to California from Cape Town Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Cape Town Intl to California

Most visitors from Cape Town Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter California.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to California.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering California.

Can I fly back to Cape Town Intl from California?

Returning to Cape Town Intl from California

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from California are not required to quarantine after entering Cape Town Intl.

Destination points for flights from Cape Town to California

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Top 9 airlines flying from Cape Town to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cape Town to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
CheapestR13 951
AverageR17 487
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
CheapestR14 177
AverageR18 031
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
CheapestR14 302
AverageR20 324
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
Air France
CheapestR14 505
AverageR17 129
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
KLM
CheapestR14 672
AverageR20 099
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Turkish Airlines
CheapestR15 032
AverageR16 724
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
CheapestR15 250
AverageR19 399
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
CheapestR15 933
AverageR22 732
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
CheapestR16 326
AverageR19 210
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety