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FAQs about South African Airways Flights from JFK to CPT

Can I catch a flight from New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) to Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) right now?

It's wise to learn about any quarantine requirements and travel advice reports in place in your destination. Ensure you visit our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for up-to-date information on booking a flight to Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) from New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.).

What terminal is South African Airways at JFK Airport?

As soon as you're issued your boarding pass for your South African Airways flight from New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) to CPT, check if the terminal details are written on it. If not, you might like to consult your airline. They'll be able to advise where you'll be flying in and out of.

Are there South African Airways non-stop flights from JFK to CPT?

If you want to fly with South African Airways from New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) to Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT), you'll have to make at least one stopover. While waiting for your next flight, take the opportunity to grab a refreshment or go for a wander.

How long is a South African Airways flight from JFK to CPT?

If you're traveling from JFK to Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) with South African Airways, fasten your seat belt and get comfortable. This flight takes roughly 16 hours and 55 minutes, so try to get some shut-eye if you want to avoid jet lag.

How many direct and indirect flights does South African Airways fly from JFK to CPT?

In each week, there are at least 7 South African Airways flights operating on the route between JFK and CPT.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to Cape Town Intl. Airport, please visit our Customer Service Portal.

Which airlines offer COVID-19 measures and exercise social distancing rules?

British Airways, Comair and Emirates are just some of the many carriers that employ COVID-19 measures and use social distancing rules on their flights. Some of their strategies are cleaning with disinfectant and providing passenger masks.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end of the week is when prices are generally at their highest.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2020, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Discover our best South African Airways flight from New York JFK to Cape Town CPT 

To find the best deals on flights to New York from Cape Town with South African Airways, just enter your travel dates, filter by South African Airways, and hit search. You’ll find flights to choose from and can sort by price, flight duration, and arrival or departure time.  

 

Return flights from New York JFK to Cape Town CPT with South African Airways 

If you’re planning a round trip, booking return flights with South African Airways is usually the most cost-effective option. With airfares ranging from to , it’s easy to find a flight that suits your budget. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Book one-way South African Airways flights from New York JFK to Cape Town CPT 

A one-way ticket gives you much greater flexibility—allowing you to choose your return date, destination, and time whenever you’re ready. By booking in advance you can find great deals on one-way tickets too. Right now, a one-way South African Airways flight from New York to Cape Town costs from . Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

The easy way to find cheap flights to Cape Town CPT from  New York JFK with South African Airways 

To find a cheap South African Airways flight from New York JFK to Cape Town CPT, sort your search results by price or filter by budget. Thanks to Travelocity’s Price Match Promise, if you find a better airfare deal anywhere else within 24 hours, we’ll credit or refund the difference. 

 

How to find our best airfare deals on South African Airways flights from New York JFK to Cape Town CPT 

If you’re looking for cheap flights, it helps to be flexible when it comes to your travel dates. You’ll usually find lower cost tickets when you travel during quieter months such as , or if you book a flight with a stopover. 

 

Find nonstop flights from New York JFK to Cape Town CPT with South African Airways 

If you’re keen to be on Cape Town soil fast, don’t waste time with a stopover—filter your search results to show direct South African Airways flights only. The journey takes around hour(s) min(s) – so you’ll be there before you know it. 

 

Flexible airline tickets for South African Airways flights from New York JFK to Cape Town CPT 

Make sure you’re not out of pocket if plans change by choosing a flexible ticket with penalty-free amendment and cancellation options. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights have this option.  

 

There are a lot of reasons to book your flights to Cape Town CPT from  New York JFK with South African Airways on Travelocity 

At Travelocity our vast and up-to-the-minute inventory puts all of our best flight deals in one place. So, whether you’re traveling on business or jetting off with friends and family, you can trust Travelocity to get you there.

South African Airways Airports
Hop on a(n) South African Airways flight today by flying to many destinations out of these domestic and international airports:
Airport Code
Country
Airport Name
Number of Flights
JNBZAFO.R. Tambo Intl.35
IADUSAWashington Dulles Intl.12
JFKUSAJohn F. Kennedy Intl.8
BFNZAFBloemfontein7
GBEBWASir Seretse Khama Intl.6
CPTZAFCape Town Intl.4
KIMZAFB.J. Vorster4
MQPZAFKruger Mpumalanga Intl.3
SZKZAFSkukuza3
LAXUSALos Angeles Intl.3

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