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R30 014 Find cheap flights from San José to Cape Town

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight from San José to Cape Town departing on 15/1. 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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These are the airlines KAYAK users have selected most often from within our search results in flight searches from San José to Cape Town.
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Cheap flight deals from San José to Cape Town (SJO-CPT)

Here are some of the best deals found on KAYAK recently from the most popular airlines for round-trip flights from San José to Cape Town that are departing in the next months. While these flights were available on KAYAK in the last 72 hours, prices and availability are subject to change and deals may expire.
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9:05 - 10:55SJO-CPT
41h 50m2 stops
20:50 - 18:16CPT-SJO
53h 26m2 stops
R30 014United Airlines
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Wed, Jan 15 - Tue, Feb 4
8:45 - 18:00SJO-CPT
25h 15m2 stops
20:50 - 18:16CPT-SJO
53h 26m2 stops
R35 538United Airlines
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Wed, Jan 15 - Tue, Feb 4
19:25 - 12:40SJO-CPT
33h 15m2 stops
9:30 - 14:35CPT-SJO
37h 05m2 stops
R36 855
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Thu, Oct 10 - Tue, Oct 29
16:05 - 16:35SJO-CPT
40h 30m3 stops
18:30 - 14:35CPT-SJO
28h 05m2 stops
R37 129
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Wed, Jan 15 - Tue, Feb 4
21:44 - 11:50SJO-CPT
30h 06m2 stops
16:35 - 20:44CPT-SJO
36h 09m2 stops
R38 757
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Sun, Sep 8 - Wed, Sep 18
13:18 - 17:50SJO-CPT
20h 32m1 stop
21:15 - 11:53CPT-SJO
22h 38m1 stop
R40 750Delta
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Thu, Oct 10 - Tue, Oct 29
19:25 - 12:40SJO-CPT
33h 15m2 stops
17:45 - 17:35CPT-SJO
31h 50m1 stop
R42 470Lufthansa
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Thu, Sep 5 - Mon, Sep 16
19:25 - 12:40SJO-CPT
33h 15m2 stops
10:55 - 18:50CPT-SJO
39h 55m2 stops
R42 634Lufthansa
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Thu, Oct 10 - Mon, Oct 28
10:25 - 11:50SJO-CPT
41h 25m3 stops
16:35 - 22:04CPT-SJO
37h 29m3 stops
R54 011Turkish Airlines
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Thu, Sep 5 - Mon, Sep 16
10:25 - 11:50SJO-CPT
41h 25m3 stops
16:35 - 22:04CPT-SJO
37h 29m3 stops
R54 632Turkish Airlines
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Mon, Aug 26 - Wed, Sep 11

Flights from San José to Cape Town - Travel Insights & Trends

Get data-powered insights and trends into flights from San José 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 from San José to Cape Town?

To calculate monthly average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each month over the last year for flights from San José 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 from San José to Cape Town is April, where tickets cost R17 924 on average. On the other hand, the most expensive months are July and June, where the average cost of tickets is R40 037 and R38 519 respectively.

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Low season

February

High season

October

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R30 014
Best time to beat the crowds (20% less expensive on average)
Most popular time to fly and prices are also 6% lower on average.
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When to book flights from San José to Cape Town

Are your dates flexible? Find out the best times to travel from San José to Cape Town based on our flight data from the last year. Discover the cheapest month and even day to fly.
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FAQs for booking flights from San José to Cape Town

  • What is the cheapest flight from San José to Cape Town?

    In the last 3 days, the lowest price for a flight from San José to Cape Town was R1 641 for a return ticket.

  • Which aircraft models fly most regularly from San José to Cape Town?

    We unfortunately don’t have that data for this specific route.

  • Which airline alliances offer flights from San José to Cape Town?

    Star Alliance, and SkyTeam are the airline alliances operating flights between San José and Cape Town, with Star Alliance being the most commonly used for this route.

  • How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights from San José 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 from San José to Cape Town.

  • How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket from San José 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 José is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.

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

    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 José with another airline.

  • What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight from San José 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 from San José up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

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