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Cheap flights from Boston to Cape Town from R12 017

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 20/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel.
BOS — CPT
Jul 22 — Jul 291
1 adult
Mon 22/7
Mon 29/7

The best prices from Boston Logan Intl to Cape Town Intl are usually found in January or February, booked 10 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Tuesday and return on a Sunday

Cheap flight deals from Boston to Cape Town

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Boston (BOS) to Cape Town (CPT). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 17 July 2024.

Round-trip from

R14 790

One-way from

R12 017

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

January
Virgin Atlantic
  • Virgin Atlantic
  • 20/11-2/12
  • 2 total stops
  • 67h 25m total
  • Boston to Cape Town
20/8
  • 20/8
  • 3 total stops
  • 45h 10m total
  • Boston to Cape Town
High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Boston to Cape Town?

Flights from Boston to Cape Town are generally found to be more expensive on Monday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cape Town.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 11 days in advance to save up to 16% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 11 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Boston to Cape Town 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R18 705, or R27 749 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to Cape Town. Flights to Cape Town from Boston in January are about R24 708 on average during January, but can be found for as low as R16 566.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from BOS to CPT?

It’s typically best to fly out from Boston to Cape Town in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 8% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap United Airlines flights from Boston to Cape Town

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by United Airlines for the route between Boston and Cape Town. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 574 846 searches. Data last updated 17 July 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest United Airlines flights we've detected travelling from Boston to Cape Town. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Mon 11/118:45BOS - CPT
2 stops24h 25mUnited Airlines
Mon 18/1120:50CPT - BOS
1 stop20h 21mUnited Airlines
Deal found 17/7R16 330
Wed 6/119:30BOS - CPT
2 stops25h 30mUnited Airlines
Mon 18/1120:50CPT - BOS
1 stop20h 21mUnited Airlines
Deal found 16/7R16 348
Sun 3/1115:57BOS - CPT
1 stop19h 03mUnited Airlines
Mon 18/1120:50CPT - BOS
1 stop20h 21mUnited Airlines
Deal found 16/7R16 892
Sun 1/917:50BOS - CPT
1 stop17h 20mUnited Airlines
Tue 10/920:00CPT - BOS
2 stops24h 16mUnited Airlines
Deal found 17/7R16 965
Sun 3/1115:57BOS - CPT
1 stop19h 03mUnited Airlines
Mon 18/1120:50CPT - BOS
2 stops24h 37mUnited Airlines
Deal found 16/7R16 983
Sun 1/911:20BOS - CPT
2 stops23h 50mUnited Airlines
Tue 10/920:00CPT - BOS
2 stops26h 24mUnited Airlines
Deal found 17/7R21 314
Sun 1/99:30BOS - CPT
2 stops25h 40mUnited Airlines
Tue 10/920:00CPT - BOS
2 stops26h 24mUnited Airlines
Deal found 16/7R21 333
Sat 28/96:00BOS - CPT
2 stops27h 20mUnited Airlines
Tue 22/1020:00CPT - BOS
2 stops22h 14mUnited Airlines
Deal found 17/7R22 493

Cheap SWISS flights from Boston to Cape Town

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by SWISS for the route between Boston and Cape Town. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 574 846 searches. Data last updated 17 July 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on SWISS flights from Boston to Cape Town. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
Wed 20/1121:55BOS - CPT
2 stops33h 35mSWISS
Mon 20/119:50CPT - BOS
1 stop31h 30mSWISS
Deal found 17/7R16 801
Sat 9/1121:55BOS - CPT
1 stop30h 00mSWISS
Mon 18/1119:50CPT - BOS
1 stop31h 30mSWISS
Deal found 17/7R20 426
Sat 28/921:45BOS - CPT
1 stop27h 25mSWISS
Mon 21/108:40CPT - BOS
1 stop41h 25mSWISS
Deal found 17/7R20 716

Cheap Boston to Cape Town flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Boston to Cape Town specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 574 846 searches. Prices were last updated on 17 July 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Boston to Cape Town in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Mon 26/88:10BOS - CPT
1 stop27h 40mDelta
Wed 11/923:15CPT - BOS
1 stop23h 25mDelta
Deal found 16/7R16 602
Mon 26/814:00BOS - CPT
2 stops21h 50mDelta
Wed 11/923:15CPT - BOS
2 stops29h 11mDelta
Deal found 16/7R16 711
Mon 26/810:41BOS - CPT
2 stops28h 59mKenya Airways
Wed 11/914:30CPT - BOS
3 stops26h 36mKenya Airways
Deal found 16/7R17 255
Sat 31/819:00BOS - CPT
1 stop20h 25mKLM
Sat 21/923:15CPT - BOS
1 stop25h 15mKLM
Deal found 17/7R24 758
Tue 13/819:00BOS - CPT
1 stop20h 25mKLM
Tue 20/823:15CPT - BOS
1 stop23h 25mKLM
Deal found 16/7R25 157
Tue 6/816:55BOS - CPT
1 stop22h 30mKLM
Wed 21/823:15CPT - BOS
1 stop20h 30mKLM
Deal found 17/7R25 791
Sat 31/819:33BOS - CPT
2 stops33h 17mQatar Airways
Sat 21/913:00CPT - BOS
1 stop25h 10mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/7R26 154
Sat 31/820:05BOS - CPT
2 stops31h 55mMultiple Airlines
Sat 21/919:25CPT - BOS
2 stops52h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7R26 263
Tue 13/819:00BOS - CPT
1 stop20h 25mKLM
Tue 20/823:15CPT - BOS
2 stops26h 35mKLM
Deal found 16/7R26 770

Boston to Cape Town 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Boston and Cape Town in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 574 846 searches. Data last updated 17 July 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Boston to Cape Town in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Wed 20/1120:10BOS - CPT
1 stop29h 40mVirgin Atlantic
Mon 2/1210:40CPT - BOS
1 stop37h 45mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 16/7R14 790
Wed 20/1120:10BOS - CPT
1 stop29h 40mVirgin Atlantic
Mon 2/1210:40CPT - BOS
1 stop37h 45mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 16/7R15 388
Wed 20/1120:10BOS - CPT
1 stop29h 40mVirgin Atlantic
Mon 2/1210:40CPT - BOS
2 stops34h 20mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 16/7R15 605
Thu 7/118:00BOS - CPT
1 stop28h 00mDelta
Tue 19/1121:15CPT - BOS
1 stop22h 23mDelta
Deal found 16/7R16 258
Mon 11/118:45BOS - CPT
2 stops24h 25mUnited Airlines
Mon 18/1120:50CPT - BOS
1 stop20h 21mUnited Airlines
Deal found 17/7R16 330
Wed 6/119:30BOS - CPT
2 stops25h 30mUnited Airlines
Mon 18/1120:50CPT - BOS
1 stop20h 21mUnited Airlines
Deal found 16/7R16 348
Thu 7/117:00BOS - CPT
1 stop29h 00mDelta
Sun 17/1121:15CPT - BOS
1 stop34h 59mDelta
Deal found 16/7R16 366
Wed 20/1120:10BOS - CPT
1 stop29h 40mVirgin Atlantic
Mon 2/1210:40CPT - BOS
2 stops36h 55mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 15/7R16 548
Mon 26/88:10BOS - CPT
1 stop27h 40mDelta
Wed 11/923:15CPT - BOS
1 stop23h 25mDelta
Deal found 16/7R16 602

Boston to Cape Town flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Boston to Cape Town for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 574 846 searches. Data last updated 17 July 2024.
Check out these flights departing soon from Boston to Cape Town. Users should be sure to double check the price, date, and time of their last-minute flight.
Tue 23/721:50BOS - CPT
1 stop32h 00mTurkish Airlines
Sat 3/816:35CPT - BOS
1 stop33h 20mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 16/7R103 582
Tue 23/723:05BOS - CPT
2 stops61h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 3/816:35CPT - BOS
1 stop33h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7R114 874
Tue 23/723:05BOS - CPT
2 stops61h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 3/815:30CPT - BOS
2 stops46h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7R118 952
Tue 23/714:25BOS - CPT
2 stops41h 20mEthiopian Air
Sat 3/814:35CPT - BOS
3 stops34h 32mEthiopian Air
Deal found 16/7R196 398
Tue 23/79:00BOS - CPT
3 stops46h 45mEthiopian Air
Sat 3/814:35CPT - BOS
3 stops34h 32mEthiopian Air
Deal found 16/7R222 660
Mon 22/71:45BOS - CPT
2 stops51h 05mCathay Pacific
Sat 3/813:00CPT - BOS
2 stops39h 20mCathay Pacific
Deal found 16/7R559 814

One-way flights to Cape Town from Boston

Search for one-way flight options from Boston to Cape Town. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 574 846 searches. Data last updated 17 July 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Boston to Cape Town can choose from these deals. For those needing a return trip from Boston, there is a search form available above.
Tue 20/87:40BOS - CPT
3 stops45h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7R12 017
Tue 20/821:02BOS - CPT
2 stops55h 48mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7R12 125
Thu 28/119:55BOS - CPT
2 stops43h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7R13 032
Tue 20/822:00BOS - CPT
1 stop30h 50mQatar Airways
Deal found 16/7R13 158
Sun 29/922:20BOS - CPT
3 stops51h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/7R13 303
Wed 2/106:00BOS - CPT
2 stops33h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7R13 684
Wed 4/99:30BOS - CPT
2 stops42h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 17/7R13 974
Wed 4/916:00BOS - CPT
3 stops48h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7R14 572
Fri 18/1018:15BOS - CPT
2 stops23h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7R14 681

Find flights from Boston to Cape Town within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Boston to Cape Town that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 574 846 searches. Data last updated 17 July 2024.

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Boston Logan IntlCape Town Intl

BOS - CPT

BOSCPT

Boston Logan Intl

Wed 20/11

1 stop29h 40m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 2/12

1 stop37h 45m

R14 790

Boston Logan IntlCape Town Intl

BOS - CPT

BOSCPT

Boston Logan Intl

Thu 7/11

1 stop28h 00m

Cape Town Intl

Tue 19/11

1 stop22h 23m

R16 258

Boston Logan IntlCape Town Intl

BOS - CPT

BOSCPT

Boston Logan Intl

Mon 11/11

2 stops24h 25m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 18/11

1 stop20h 21m

R16 330

Boston Logan IntlCape Town Intl

BOS - CPT

BOSCPT

Boston Logan Intl

Wed 20/11

2 stops33h 35m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 20/1

1 stop31h 30m

R16 801

Boston Logan IntlCape Town Intl

BOS - CPT

BOSCPT

Boston Logan Intl

Wed 6/11

1 stop23h 28m

Cape Town Intl

Wed 20/11

2 stops29h 05m

R16 946

Boston Logan IntlCape Town Intl

BOS - CPT

BOSCPT

Boston Logan Intl

Wed 20/11

1 stop21h 40m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 20/1

1 stop31h 50m

R17 218

Boston Logan IntlCape Town Intl

BOS - CPT

BOSCPT

Boston Logan Intl

Mon 26/8

2 stops28h 59m

Cape Town Intl

Wed 11/9

3 stops26h 36m

R17 255

Boston Logan IntlCape Town Intl

BOS - CPT

BOSCPT

Boston Logan Intl

Mon 11/11

1 stop32h 45m

Cape Town Intl

Mon 25/11

1 stop32h 05m

R18 270

Boston Logan IntlCape Town Intl

BOS - CPT

BOSCPT

Boston Logan Intl

Thu 28/11

2 stops31h 56m

Cape Town Intl

Sat 7/12

1 stop36h 30m

R19 321

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Deals found on 16/7

How far ahead should I book a flight from Boston to Cape Town?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Boston to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Boston to Cape Town may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 10 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Boston to Cape Town?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Boston to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on 14 July 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Boston to Cape Town flight should consider departing on Sunday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Boston to Cape Town

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Cape Town from Boston with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in Cape Town by month

Plan your trip to Cape Town by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CPT

Temperature

12 - 21 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Cape Town, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 21.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 12.0 C).

Reviews of airlines servicing Cape Town

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Cape Town. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Cape Town. Reviews last updated 17 July 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Boston to Cape Town, see what other customers have to say about United Airlines, SWISS and British Airways. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,1
Very Good
3 774 reviews

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Overall

8,1

Boarding

8,1

Comfort

8,0

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

8,1
Very Good
3 774 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 774 reviews

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Overall

8,1

Boarding

8,1

Comfort

8,0

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

8,0
Very Good
9 766 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 774 reviews

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Overall

8,1

Boarding

8,1

Comfort

8,0

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

7,9
Good
1 427 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 774 reviews

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Overall

8,1

Boarding

8,1

Comfort

8,0

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

7,8
Good
955 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 774 reviews

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Overall

8,1

Boarding

8,1

Comfort

8,0

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

7,7
Good
1 809 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 774 reviews

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Overall

8,1

Boarding

8,1

Comfort

8,0

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Boston to Cape Town for under R14 800 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Boston to Cape Town for under R14 800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Atlantic for just R14 790, but on average you can expect to pay R16 548.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Boston to Cape Town for under R103 600?

    There are currently 6+ open flights from Boston to Cape Town within the next 7 days for less than R103 600.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Boston to Cape Town round-trip?

    According to our current data, Virgin Atlantic (R14 790), Delta (R16 258), and United Airlines (R16 330) offers the cheapest pricing from Boston to Cape Town. You may be able to fly from Boston to Cape Town for 40% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Boston to Cape Town one-way?

    To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Qatar Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at R13 158. United Airlines flights start at R13 974 while deals on Turkish Airlines start at R14 772 one-way.

  • What does BOS to CPT mean?

    This is defined as Boston Logan Intl Airport (BOS) and Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT). Codes like Cape Town Intl Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Boston to Cape Town that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Boston to Cape Town flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Boston to Cape Town with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Boston to Cape Town flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Boston to Cape Town that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Boston to Cape Town flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Boston to Cape Town?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Boston to Cape Town.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Boston to Cape Town?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Boston to Cape Town by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Boston to Cape Town that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Boston to Cape Town offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Boston to Cape Town?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Boston to Cape Town flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Boston to Cape Town flight deals updated?

    The Boston to Cape Town flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 17/7.

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

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Boston to Cape Town?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Boston to Cape Town (average of R107). Flying from Boston to Cape Town in December is currently the most expensive (average of R142). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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United AirlinesCheapestR20 701AverageR23 256FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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