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Find cheap flights from Costa Rica to Cape Town from R14 931

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Cape Town departing on 24/5. 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.
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Flights to Cape Town - Travel Insights & Trends

Get data-powered insights and trends into flights to Cape Town to help you find the cheapest flights, the best time to fly and much more.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Cape Town?

To calculate monthly average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each month over the last year for flights to Cape Town, removes the top 0.1% to account for outliers, and then takes the median of all values for each month.
The cheapest month for flights to Cape Town is September, where tickets cost R27 950 on average for one-way flights. On the other hand, the most expensive months are August and January, where the average cost of tickets from Costa Rica is R45 190 and R44 206 respectively. For return trips, the best month to travel is September with an average price of R27 950.

How long is the flight to Cape Town?

The duration of your flight to Cape Town depends on your departure and arrival airports. Obviously any flights that include a layover will also be longer. The most popular route to Cape Town on KAYAK is from San José, which takes 35h 45m.

How many direct flights to Cape Town are there each day?

There are around 94 direct flights from within Costa Rica to Cape Town every day. Most flights depart in the morning, with 8:00 the most common departure time and 50% of flights departing in the morning.

How many direct flights to Cape Town are there each week?

Each week there are around 653 direct flights from within Costa Rica to Cape Town. The most common day for departures is Monday, with 16% of flights taking off on this day.

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Low season

February

High season

December

Cheapest flight

R14 931
Best time to beat the crowds (3% less expensive on average)
Most popular time to fly (7% more expensive on average)
Flight from San José to Cape Town

FAQs - booking Cape Town flights

  • How far is Cape Town from central Cape Town?

    The city centre of Cape Town is 16 km from Cape Town.

  • What is the name of Cape Town’s airport?

    All flights to Cape Town land at Cape Town. The airport code is CPT,and it can also be referred to as Cape Town or Cape Town Intl.

  • How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights to Cape Town?

    KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights to Cape Town.

  • How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket to Cape Town?

    KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Cape Town is likely to change within 7 days, so travellers know whether to wait or book now.

  • What is the Hacker Fare option on flights to Cape Town?

    Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Cape Town with an airline and back with another airline.

  • What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight to Cape Town?

    Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Cape Town up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

  • Which airline offers the most flights to Cape Town?

    Of the 6 airlines that fly to Cape Town, FlySafair offers the most flights, with around 263 per week, followed by Airlink with 189 flights per week.

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Top tips for finding cheap flights to Cape Town

  • Enter your preferred departure airport and travel dates into the search form above to unlock the latest Cape Town flight deals.

Prefer to fly direct to Cape Town Intl?

Find which airlines fly direct to Cape Town Intl, which days they fly and book direct flights.

Direct departures

Costa Rica to Cape Town Intl

Monday

Aegean Airlines, Air France, Air India, +38 more

Aegean Airlines, Air France, +39 more

Tuesday

Aegean Airlines, Air France, Air India, +38 more

Aegean Airlines, Air France, +39 more

Wednesday

Aegean Airlines, Air Botswana, Air France, +40 more

Aegean Airlines, Air Botswana, +41 more

Thursday

Aegean Airlines, Air France, Air India, +37 more

Aegean Airlines, Air France, +38 more

Friday

Aegean Airlines, Air Botswana, Air France, +39 more

Aegean Airlines, Air Botswana, +40 more

Saturday

Aegean Airlines, Air France, Air India, +37 more

Aegean Airlines, Air France, +38 more

Sunday

Aegean Airlines, Air Botswana, Air France, +41 more

Aegean Airlines, Air Botswana, +42 more

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Direct returns

Cape Town Intl to Costa Rica

Monday

Aegean Airlines, Air France, Air India, +38 more

Aegean Airlines, Air France, +39 more

Tuesday

Aegean Airlines, Air France, Air India, +38 more

Aegean Airlines, Air France, +39 more

Wednesday

Aegean Airlines, Air Botswana, Air France, +40 more

Aegean Airlines, Air Botswana, +41 more

Thursday

Aegean Airlines, Air France, Air India, +37 more

Aegean Airlines, Air France, +38 more

Friday

Aegean Airlines, Air Botswana, Air France, +39 more

Aegean Airlines, Air Botswana, +40 more

Saturday

Aegean Airlines, Air France, Air India, +37 more

Aegean Airlines, Air France, +38 more

Sunday

Aegean Airlines, Air Botswana, Air France, +41 more

Aegean Airlines, Air Botswana, +42 more

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Recent return flight deals

 
These are the cheapest return flights to Cape Town found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours.
8/5Wed
2 stopsSWISS
37h 10mSJO-CPT
12/5Sun
1 stopSWISS
40h 45mCPT-SJO
R25 282
8/5Wed
2 stops
37h 10mSJO-CPT
12/5Sun
2 stops
40h 05mCPT-SJO
R26 569
8/5Wed
2 stops
30h 30mSJO-CPT
12/5Sun
1 stop
40h 45mCPT-SJO
R29 067
10/10Thu
2 stopsUnited Airlines
65h 50mSJO-CPT
29/10Tue
2 stopsUnited Airlines
57h 09mCPT-SJO
R29 521
7/5Tue
3 stops
27h 56mSJO-CPT
12/5Sun
3 stops
31h 15mCPT-SJO
R29 578
21/9Sat
1 stopLufthansa
30h 35mSJO-CPT
27/9Fri
1 stopLufthansa
31h 50mCPT-SJO
R40 383
8/9Sun
2 stopsBritish Airways
43h 55mSJO-CPT
18/9Wed
2 stopsBritish Airways
31h 51mCPT-SJO
R42 654
10/10Thu
1 stopDelta
20h 37mSJO-CPT
29/10Tue
1 stopDelta
22h 38mCPT-SJO
R43 203
10/10Thu
3 stopsUnited Airlines
60h 25mSJO-CPT
29/10Tue
2 stopsUnited Airlines
47h 23mCPT-SJO
R43 468
20/6Thu
1 stopDelta
26h 50mSJO-CPT
25/6Tue
1 stopDelta
22h 12mCPT-SJO
R45 549

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Recent one-way flight deals

 
Only flying one-way? Below are some of the best deals for one-way flights to Cape Town found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours.
24/5Fri
2 stops
64h 05mSJO-CPT
R14 931
16/5Thu
3 stops
42h 43mSJO-CPT
R16 728
16/5Thu
2 stopsTurkish Airlines
37h 19mSJO-CPT
R17 940
15/5Wed
3 stops
26h 36mSJO-CPT
R19 264
24/5Fri
3 stops
57h 05mSJO-CPT
R19 832
23/5Thu
3 stops
27h 56mSJO-CPT
R20 210
16/5Thu
1 stopDelta
26h 50mSJO-CPT
R38 282
15/5Wed
3 stops
51h 56mSJO-CPT
R42 559
16/5Thu
3 stops
37h 10mSJO-CPT
R44 717
16/5Thu
1 stopDelta
20h 39mSJO-CPT
R114 847

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Flights to Cape Town

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Cape Town (CPT)South Africa

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Cape Town - Costa Rica

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