Cheap flights from Cape Town to Washington, D.C.

CPT — WAS
Aug 16 — Aug 231
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The best prices from Cape Town Intl to Washington, D.C. are usually found in March or April, booked 17 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Cape Town (CPT) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

All the information you need to plan the best CPT to WAS flight in 2022: compare Cape Town to Washington, D.C. flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington, D.C..

CPT - WAS

Price

R744 - R1 100

WAS

Temperature

2 - 27 °C

WAS

Rainfall

66 - 102 mm

Popular inJanuaryHigh demand for flights, 18% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop
Round-trip fromR12 193From Cape Town Intl to Washington, D.C. (WAS)
One-way fromR10 079One-way flight from Cape Town Intl to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cape Town to Washington, D.C.?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 24% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Cape Town to Washington, D.C.?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 17 days in advance to save up to 9% 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 17 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 Washington, D.C. 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R15 241, or R17 207 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cape Town to Washington, D.C.?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Washington, D.C. from Cape Town average R14 723. You can even find prices in March for less than R14 723, as users have found deals to Washington, D.C. from as low as R10 685. The month of January appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Washington, D.C. from Cape Town. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 22%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to Washington, D.C. (CPT - WAS)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Cape Town to Washington, D.C. is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 13% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Cape Town to Washington, D.C. in August, September 2022

The best prices found for CPT to WAS flights in August, September
Sep 24 - Oct 6
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

23h 50m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

21h 00m
R16 126

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 17 - Sep 22
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

23h 50m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

21h 00m
R18 879

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Aug 11 - Aug 18
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

26h 05m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

46h 05m
R20 796

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Cape Town to Washington, D.C. 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington, D.C. from Cape Town found for this year
Oct 16 - Nov 1
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

34h 45m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

20h 45m
R15 060

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Dec 11 - Jan 4
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

24h 40m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

20h 45m
R15 732

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Nov 22 - Nov 29
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

25h 50m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

27h 00m
R15 847

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Cheap Turkish Airlines flights from Cape Town to Washington, D.C.

Dec 7 - Jan 4
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

25h 25m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 35m
R16 994

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Dec 7 - Dec 29
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

25h 25m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

36h 15m
R17 060

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Nov 7 - Nov 29
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

31h 50m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

30h 35m
R17 191

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from Cape Town to Washington, D.C.

Nov 22 - Nov 29
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

29h 17m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

41h 16m
R17 404

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Dec 18 - Jan 1
CPT

Cape Town Intl

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

29h 49m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

31h 05m
R18 567

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Dec 8 - Dec 31
CPT

Cape Town Intl

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

31h 00m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

33h 10m
R20 173

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Direct flights to Washington, D.C. from Cape Town

Save time with Cape Town to Washington, D.C. direct flight deals
Dec 11 - Jan 7
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

16h 00m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

14h 30m
R30 203

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Dec 11 - Jan 2
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

16h 00m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

14h 30m
R39 822

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Nov 20 - Dec 8
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

16h 00m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

Nonstop

14h 30m
R49 475

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

One-way flights to Washington, D.C. from Cape Town

The cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town to Washington, D.C.
Dec 14
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

31h 50m
R9 816

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Oct 5
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

3 stops

30h 50m
R10 029

RwandAir

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Dec 14
CPT

Cape Town Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

3 stops

32h 55m
R10 079

RwandAir

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cape Town to Washington, D.C. flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Cape Town to Washington, D.C.?

Located just 15,6 km from the city centre, Cape Town Intl is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Washington, D.C. from Cape Town. Booking flights from Cape Town Intl (CPT) to Washington, D.C. should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to Washington, D.C. from 6 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Washington, D.C. have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Cape Town to Washington, D.C. for under R15 100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town to Washington, D.C. for under R15 100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just R15 060, but on average you can expect to pay R15 962.

Are there direct flights from Cape Town to Washington, D.C. for under R30 300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 6 direct flights from Cape Town to Washington, D.C. under R30 300. A good price for a direct flight from Cape Town to Washington, D.C. is less than R54 358.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Cape Town to Washington, D.C. round-trip?

According to our current data, Ethiopian Air (R15 060), Delta (R15 863), and KLM (R15 929) offers the cheapest pricing from Cape Town to Washington, D.C..

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Cape Town to Washington, D.C. one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Cape Town to Washington, D.C. are Turkish Airlines (R9 816), RwandAir (R10 029), and SWISS (R10 734).

What are the most popular routes from Cape Town to Washington, D.C.?

The most popular flight routes from Cape Town to Washington, D.C. are Cape Town Intl - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl, Cape Town Intl - Baltimore/Washington and Cape Town Intl - Washington, D.C. Reagan-National.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Cape Town to Washington, D.C.?

Consider British Airways, Delta or Emirates when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Cape Town to Washington, D.C..

What are the cheapest flights from Cape Town to Washington, D.C.?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Cape Town to Washington, D.C.? While on average our users pay R17 178, our data indicates the cheapest price to be R15 744. The most popular route (Cape Town Intl - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl), is priced around R15 060.

Top 6 airlines flying from Cape Town to Washington, D.C.

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cape Town to Washington, D.C. choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qatar AirwaysCheapestR10 580AverageR11 745FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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British AirwaysCheapestR11 841AverageR13 514FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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Turkish AirlinesCheapestR13 318AverageR15 139FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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South AfricanCheapestR13 657AverageR15 972FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Ethiopian AirCheapestR13 767AverageR15 035FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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KLMCheapestR15 744AverageR16 347FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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