Cheap flights from Cape Town to Illinois

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 42 days in advance to save up to 13% 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 42 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 Cape Town to Illinois 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R17 939, or R18 442 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Our data shows that July tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Illinois from Cape Town. Users have commonly found prices around R15 747 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R13 294. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in September.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to Illinois (CPT - IL)?

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

Cheap flights from Cape Town to Illinois in January, February 2022

The best prices found for CPT to Illinois flights in January, February
Feb 10 - Feb 15
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

27h 52m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

34h 15m
R12 761

British Airways

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Deal found 22年1月20日

Feb 10 - Feb 15
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

27h 52m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

39h 35m
R13 020

British Airways

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Deal found 22年1月20日

Feb 10 - Feb 15
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

27h 15m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

34h 15m
R13 964

British Airways

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Deal found 22年1月20日

Cape Town to Illinois 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Illinois from Cape Town found for this year
Mar 3 - Mar 9
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

31h 45m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 25m
R12 198

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 22年1月20日

Feb 10 - Feb 15
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

27h 52m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

34h 15m
R12 761

British Airways

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Deal found 22年1月20日

Mar 3 - Mar 9
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

24h 45m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

32h 15m
R12 914

British Airways

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Deal found 22年1月20日

One-way flights to Illinois from Cape Town

The cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town to Illinois
Jun 21
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

27h 40m
R8 391

American Airlines

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Deal found 22年1月20日

Jun 21
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

23h 00m
R8 695

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 22年1月20日

Apr 24
CPT

Cape Town Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

30h 50m
R8 741

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 22年1月19日

Related info for your journey

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

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

Cape Town Intl (CPT) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Cape Town to Illinois. It is only a 15,6 km journey to Cape Town Intl (CPT) from Cape Town’s city centre.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Cape Town Intl to Illinois have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Emirates, Qatar Airways, and British Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Emirates with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Cape Town to Illinois for under R12 200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to Illinois for under R12 200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just R12 198, but on average you can expect to pay R14 452.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is American Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as R8 391. However, be on the lookout for offers from Turkish Airlines and Ethiopian Air, as they are both options that can get you from Cape Town to Illinois for a low price.

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

The most popular route from Cape Town to Illinois is Cape Town Intl - Chicago O'Hare Intl. You may also consider Cape Town Intl - Lambert-St Louis or Cape Town Intl - Chicago Midway.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Cape Town to Illinois are British Airways, Emirates and KLM. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Cape Town to Illinois?

On average you can expect to pay R18 854 for a flight from Cape Town to Illinois. The cheapest flight overall is R11 177 while the most popular route, (Cape Town Intl - Chicago O'Hare Intl) is currently priced at R13 477.

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Illinois.

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

Can I fly back to Cape Town Intl from Illinois?

Returning to Cape Town Intl from Illinois

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

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

Top 3 airlines flying from Cape Town to Illinois

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cape Town to Illinois choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
CheapestR13 191
AverageR15 938
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
CheapestR13 640
AverageR15 844
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
KLM
CheapestR14 703
AverageR18 385
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety