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This flight route requires at least one stop and takes a minimum of 21h 45m.
In the last 3 days, SWISS offered the best one-way deal for that route, at R14 038. KAYAK users also found San Francisco to Cape Town return flights on Turkish Airlines from R19 245 and on KLM from R22 620.
For San Francisco to Cape Town, Thursday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Saturday is the most expensive. Flying from Cape Town back to San Francisco, the best deals are generally found on Sunday, with Saturday being the most expensive.
The earliest departure to Cape Town leaves San Francisco at 0:19.
The last departure to Cape Town leaves San Francisco at 23:45.
There are no direct flights connecting San Francisco to Cape Town.
We unfortunately don’t have that data for this specific route.
Star Alliance, oneworld, and SkyTeam are the airline alliances operating flights between San Francisco and Cape Town, with Star Alliance being the most commonly used for this route.
The two airlines most popular with KAYAK users for flights from San Francisco to Cape Town are Turkish Airlines and KLM. With an average price for the route of R19 235 and an overall rating of 7,9, Turkish Airlines is the most popular choice. KLM is also a great choice for the route, with an average price of R33 835 and an overall rating of 7,8.
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 from San Francisco to Cape Town.
KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Cape Town from San Francisco is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.
Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional return ticket. You could then fly to Cape Town with an airline and back to San Francisco with another airline.
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 from San Francisco up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.
San Francisco (SFO)United States
Cape Town (CPT)South Africa