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Cheap flights from San Diego to Cape Town from R26 325

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 18/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SAN — CPT
4月 16 — 4月 231
1 adult
週二 16/4
週二 23/4

Cheap flight deals from San Diego to Cape Town

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Diego (SAN) 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 11 4月 2024.

Popular in

June

Cheapest in

July

Average price

R30 807

Round-trip from

R1 931
High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2024
From San Diego to Cape Town Intl

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 24 days in advance, which can save you up to 62% on flights from San Diego to Cape Town compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 24 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at R25 182. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from R36 375.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Cape Town?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, July can be a great choice for travel to Cape Town. Flights to Cape Town from San Diego in July are about R27 711 on average during July, but can be found for as low as R24 600.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Cape Town (SAN - CPT)?

When flying from San Diego to Cape Town, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap British Airways flights from San Diego to Cape Town

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by British Airways for the route between San Diego 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 642 951 searches. Data last updated 11 4月 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced British Airways flights heading from San Diego to Cape Town. Make sure to double check the flight details before booking.
週日 18/817:15SAN - CPT
1 stop32h 45mBritish Airways
週三 28/89:20CPT - SAN
2 stops39h 05mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R26 325
週日 18/817:15SAN - CPT
1 stop32h 45mBritish Airways
週三 28/818:40CPT - SAN
1 stop33h 00mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R26 382
週日 18/820:05SAN - CPT
2 stops31h 35mBritish Airways
週三 28/814:00CPT - SAN
2 stops34h 25mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R27 244
週六 11/520:00SAN - CPT
2 stops33h 30mBritish Airways
週六 18/56:50CPT - SAN
2 stops41h 35mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R28 763
週二 25/617:15SAN - CPT
2 stops34h 25mBritish Airways
週三 10/718:40CPT - SAN
1 stop29h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R34 650
週二 25/617:15SAN - CPT
1 stop32h 45mBritish Airways
週三 10/718:40CPT - SAN
1 stop29h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R35 307
週二 4/620:05SAN - CPT
1 stop29h 55mBritish Airways
週二 18/618:40CPT - SAN
1 stop29h 45mBritish Airways
Deal found 10/4R36 563
週六 11/517:15SAN - CPT
1 stop32h 45mBritish Airways
週六 18/518:40CPT - SAN
1 stop32h 25mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R54 244
週六 25/517:15SAN - CPT
1 stop32h 45mBritish Airways
週四 30/518:40CPT - SAN
2 stops33h 38mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R175 108

Cheap Ethiopian Air flights from San Diego to Cape Town

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Ethiopian Air for the route between San Diego 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 642 951 searches. Data last updated 11 4月 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on Ethiopian Air flights travelling from San Diego to Cape Town. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
週六 11/57:00SAN - CPT
3 stops45h 45mEthiopian Air
週六 18/513:50CPT - SAN
3 stops53h 56mEthiopian Air
Deal found 11/4R30 207
週日 18/821:24SAN - CPT
2 stops31h 21mEthiopian Air
週三 28/814:35CPT - SAN
3 stops33h 37mEthiopian Air
Deal found 11/4R30 713
週六 11/521:14SAN - CPT
2 stops31h 31mEthiopian Air
週六 18/513:50CPT - SAN
3 stops34h 58mEthiopian Air
Deal found 11/4R32 232
週二 4/621:20SAN - CPT
2 stops32h 10mEthiopian Air
週二 18/613:50CPT - SAN
3 stops39h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 10/4R36 919
週日 18/821:24SAN - CPT
3 stops55h 21mEthiopian Air
週三 28/814:35CPT - SAN
3 stops33h 37mEthiopian Air
Deal found 11/4R41 888
週二 25/621:20SAN - CPT
2 stops31h 25mEthiopian Air
週三 10/714:35CPT - SAN
3 stops33h 18mEthiopian Air
Deal found 11/4R43 032
週二 25/621:20SAN - CPT
3 stops55h 25mEthiopian Air
週三 10/714:35CPT - SAN
3 stops33h 18mEthiopian Air
Deal found 11/4R44 438
週二 4/621:20SAN - CPT
3 stops55h 25mEthiopian Air
週二 18/615:20CPT - SAN
3 stops56h 33mEthiopian Air
Deal found 10/4R48 732
週六 25/521:05SAN - CPT
2 stops31h 40mEthiopian Air
週四 30/514:35CPT - SAN
3 stops38h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 11/4R158 477

Cheap San Diego to Cape Town flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Diego to Cape Town specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 642 951 searches. Prices were last updated on 11 4月 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from San Diego to Cape Town in 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
週六 11/517:15SAN - CPT
1 stop32h 45mMultiple Airlines
週六 18/518:05CPT - SAN
2 stops54h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/4R28 125
週六 11/520:00SAN - CPT
2 stops33h 30mBritish Airways
週六 18/56:50CPT - SAN
2 stops41h 35mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R28 763
週六 11/57:00SAN - CPT
3 stops45h 45mEthiopian Air
週六 18/513:50CPT - SAN
3 stops53h 56mEthiopian Air
Deal found 11/4R30 207
週六 11/521:14SAN - CPT
2 stops31h 31mEthiopian Air
週六 18/513:50CPT - SAN
3 stops34h 58mEthiopian Air
Deal found 11/4R32 232
週六 11/517:15SAN - CPT
1 stop32h 45mBritish Airways
週六 18/518:40CPT - SAN
1 stop32h 25mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R54 244
週六 25/516:54SAN - CPT
2 stops62h 56mEmirates
週四 30/513:05CPT - SAN
2 stops40h 32mEmirates
Deal found 11/4R141 208
週六 25/521:05SAN - CPT
2 stops31h 40mEthiopian Air
週四 30/514:35CPT - SAN
3 stops38h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 11/4R158 477
週六 25/58:25SAN - CPT
3 stops44h 20mEthiopian Air
週四 30/514:35CPT - SAN
3 stops38h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 11/4R159 789
週六 25/517:15SAN - CPT
1 stop32h 45mBritish Airways
週四 30/518:40CPT - SAN
2 stops33h 38mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R175 108

San Diego to Cape Town 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Diego and Cape Town in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 642 951 searches. Data last updated 11 4月 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from San Diego to Cape Town in 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
週日 18/817:15SAN - CPT
1 stop32h 45mBritish Airways
週三 28/89:20CPT - SAN
2 stops39h 05mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R26 325
週日 18/817:15SAN - CPT
1 stop32h 45mBritish Airways
週三 28/818:40CPT - SAN
1 stop33h 00mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R26 382
週日 18/820:05SAN - CPT
2 stops31h 35mBritish Airways
週三 28/814:00CPT - SAN
2 stops34h 25mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R27 244
週六 11/517:15SAN - CPT
1 stop32h 45mMultiple Airlines
週六 18/518:05CPT - SAN
2 stops54h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/4R28 125
週六 11/520:00SAN - CPT
2 stops33h 30mBritish Airways
週六 18/56:50CPT - SAN
2 stops41h 35mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R28 763
週六 11/57:00SAN - CPT
3 stops45h 45mEthiopian Air
週六 18/513:50CPT - SAN
3 stops53h 56mEthiopian Air
Deal found 11/4R30 207
週日 18/821:24SAN - CPT
2 stops31h 21mEthiopian Air
週三 28/814:35CPT - SAN
3 stops33h 37mEthiopian Air
Deal found 11/4R30 713
週二 4/67:00SAN - CPT
2 stops29h 25mDelta
週二 18/621:30CPT - SAN
1 stop30h 48mDelta
Deal found 10/4R31 125
週二 4/66:35SAN - CPT
2 stops29h 50mDelta
週二 18/621:30CPT - SAN
2 stops29h 18mDelta
Deal found 10/4R31 200

Find flights from San Diego to Cape Town within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from San Diego 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 642 951 searches. Data last updated 11 4月 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

R26 325 - R31 500

Route

Depart

Return

Price

San DiegoCape Town Intl

SAN - CPT

SANCPT

San Diego

週日 18/8

1 stop32h 45m

Cape Town Intl

週三 28/8

2 stops39h 05m

R26 325

San DiegoCape Town Intl

SAN - CPT

SANCPT

San Diego

週日 18/8

1 stop32h 45m

Cape Town Intl

週三 28/8

1 stop33h 00m

R26 382

San DiegoCape Town Intl

SAN - CPT

SANCPT

San Diego

週日 18/8

2 stops31h 35m

Cape Town Intl

週三 28/8

2 stops34h 25m

R27 244

San DiegoCape Town Intl

SAN - CPT

SANCPT

San Diego

週六 11/5

1 stop32h 45m

Cape Town Intl

週六 18/5

2 stops54h 20m

R28 125

San DiegoCape Town Intl

SAN - CPT

SANCPT

San Diego

週六 11/5

3 stops45h 45m

Cape Town Intl

週六 18/5

3 stops53h 56m

R30 207

San DiegoCape Town Intl

SAN - CPT

SANCPT

San Diego

週日 18/8

2 stops31h 21m

Cape Town Intl

週三 28/8

3 stops33h 37m

R30 713

San DiegoCape Town Intl

SAN - CPT

SANCPT

San Diego

週二 4/6

2 stops29h 25m

Cape Town Intl

週二 18/6

1 stop30h 48m

R31 125

San DiegoCape Town Intl

SAN - CPT

SANCPT

San Diego

週二 4/6

2 stops29h 50m

Cape Town Intl

週二 18/6

2 stops29h 18m

R31 200

San DiegoCape Town Intl

SAN - CPT

SANCPT

San Diego

週二 25/6

2 stops29h 30m

Cape Town Intl

週三 10/7

2 stops28h 27m

R31 500

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 11/4

When is the best time to book a flight from San Diego to Cape Town?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from San Diego to Cape Town. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from San Diego to Cape Town, you should look to book at least 23 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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Average price of flights to Cape Town by month

Plan your trip from San Diego to Cape Town by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from San Diego to Cape Town is currently R0 while a return flight costs R29 202. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.

Currently, June is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Diego to Cape Town (average of R103). Flying from San Diego 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.

January

R2 006

February

R2 269

March

R2 550

April

R2 419

May

R2 006

June

R1 931

July

R2 213

August

R2 231

September

R2 306

October

R2 250

November

R2 156

December

R2 663

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

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 11 4月 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with British Airways, Ethiopian Air and Delta from San Diego to Cape Town to help guide your decision. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,1
Very Good
4 097 reviews

Crew

8,3

Food

7,9

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Comfort

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

8,1
Very Good
4 097 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 097 reviews

Crew

8,3

Food

7,9

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Comfort

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

8,1
Very Good
11 189 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 097 reviews

Crew

8,3

Food

7,9

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Comfort

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

7,9
Good
1 659 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 097 reviews

Crew

8,3

Food

7,9

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Comfort

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

7,4
Good
798 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 097 reviews

Crew

8,3

Food

7,9

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Comfort

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

6,9
Okay
6 927 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 097 reviews

Crew

8,3

Food

7,9

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Comfort

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from San Diego to Cape Town. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • Can I find flights from San Diego to Cape Town for under R26 400 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Cape Town for under R26 400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just R26 325, but on average you can expect to pay R34 969.

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

    Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Diego to Cape Town round-trip from R26 325. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Ethiopian Air, from R30 207, and Delta, from R31 125. British Airways is currently priced 5% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

  • What does SAN to CPT mean?

    SAN stands for San Diego Airport, while CPT stands for Cape Town Intl Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring 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 San Diego to Cape Town with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter 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 San Diego to Cape Town that include hotel bookings?

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

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

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to see available direct flights.

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from San Diego 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 San Diego to Cape Town that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines do 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 San Diego to Cape Town?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on San Diego 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 San Diego to Cape Town flight deals updated?

    The San Diego to Cape Town flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 11/4.

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