Cheap flights from Seattle to Cape Town

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1 adult
Economy
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Mon 9/27
Mon 10/4

Travel Restriction Alert

The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Cape Town.
View current South Africa travel restrictions

Flight information for Seattle to Cape Town
(SEA to CPT)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Seattle to Cape Town
Best Price Found$998The best flight deal from Seattle to Cape Town found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $998
Fastest flight time23h 00mThe fastest flight from Seattle to Cape Town takes 23h 00m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Seattle to Cape Town. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Seattle/Tacoma Intl Airport - Cape Town Intl Airport.
Airports in Cape Town1 airportThere is 1 airport near Cape Town: Cape Town Intl (CPT)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Seattle to Cape Town

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Seattle to Cape Town?

May

The cheapest time of year to fly to Cape Town from Seattle is May. Most expensive is December

What is the cheapest day to depart Seattle for Cape Town?

Monday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Monday. The most expensive is typically Friday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Seattle to Cape Town?

in the morning

Seattle to Cape Town flights are approximately 22% more expensive in the evening than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Cape Town from Seattle?

American Airlines

American Airlines, Delta, and Emirates are the most popular carriers operating from Seattle to Cape Town

What is the cheapest Seattle to Cape Town flight route?

Seattle/Tacoma Intl - Cape Town Intl

Fly from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Cape Town Intl for the best Seattle - Cape Town flight prices

How far in advance should you book Seattle to Cape Town flights?

43 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Seattle to Cape Town is approximately 43 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Seattle to Cape Town

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Seattle to Cape Town by changing tabs
American Airlines
SEASeattle/Tacoma Intl
23h 00m
CPTCape Town Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Seattle to Cape Town

If you're looking for one-way flights from Seattle to Cape Town, view some of our deals below provided by American Airlines
American Airlines
SEASeattle/Tacoma Intl
23h 00m
CPTCape Town Intl

Search last-minute flights to Cape Town from Seattle

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from Seattle to Cape Town
Qatar Airways
Sep 27
SEA2:10 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
31h 10m
1 stop
CPT9:20 pmCape Town Intl
Oct 11
CPT3:35 pmCape Town Intl
25h 20m
1 stop
SEA4:55 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
Qatar Airways
Sep 29
SEA2:10 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
31h 10m
1 stop
CPT9:20 pmCape Town Intl
Oct 8
CPT3:35 pmCape Town Intl
25h 20m
1 stop
SEA4:55 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
Qatar Airways
Sep 28
SEA2:10 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
31h 30m
1 stop
CPT9:40 pmCape Town Intl
Oct 10
CPT3:35 pmCape Town Intl
25h 20m
1 stop
SEA4:55 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
Qatar Airways
Sep 28
SEA1:52 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
31h 48m
2 stops
CPT9:40 pmCape Town Intl
Oct 10
CPT3:35 pmCape Town Intl
25h 20m
1 stop
SEA4:55 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
Emirates
Sep 27
SEA1:15 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
33h 20m
1 stop
CPT10:35 pmCape Town Intl
Oct 10
CPT2:20 pmCape Town Intl
28h 05m
1 stop
SEA6:25 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
Multiple Airlines
Sep 27
SEA10:53 amSeattle/Tacoma Intl
34h 27m
2 stops
CPT9:20 pmCape Town Intl
Oct 8
CPT12:25 pmCape Town Intl
28h 30m
2 stops
SEA4:55 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl

Best airlines flying from Seattle to Cape Town

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Seattle to Cape Town with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Emirates
PriceFrom $992
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.7
8.8

Boarding

8.7

Comfort

8.8

Crew

8.9

Entertainment

8.5

Food

Reviews

Smooth trip with excellent service.

1 / 10
Lufthansa
PriceFrom $1,002
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.4
7.7

Boarding

7.5

Comfort

8.0

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

7.2

Food

Reviews

My luggage got delayed, trying to reach out the airline and no updates for me where my luggage is and when it will be delivered to me.

1 / 10
KLM
PriceFrom $1,065
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.9
8.0

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.4

Crew

7.5

Entertainment

7.5

Food

Reviews

Great flight Will go again!

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $1,075
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.3

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.4

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Food

Reviews

Great

1 / 10
British Airways
PriceFrom $1,125
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.0
7.3

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.4

Crew

6.5

Entertainment

6.5

Food

Reviews

Kayak cancelled my return flight without notifying me. Fortunately, British Airways got me on the same flight with modified connections.

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $1,133
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Flight attendant for first class is definitely not a morning person. Oh and the WiFi DID NOT WORK!

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $1,138
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Not because the flight is going to Africa we can’t get better service on board

1 / 10
Iberia
PriceFrom $1,507
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.4

Boarding

7.0

Comfort

7.7

Crew

7.0

Entertainment

6.4

Food

Reviews

Was excellent

1 / 10

  • Are airlines flying from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Cape Town Intl offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Cape Town Intl are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travelers: Delta, KLM, and Emirates.

  • How far is Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Cape Town Intl by plane?

    The straight-line distance from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Cape Town Intl is 10200.6 mi.


Can I fly to Cape Town Intl from Seattle/Tacoma Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Cape Town Intl

Most visitors from Seattle/Tacoma Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Cape Town Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Seattle/Tacoma Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cape Town Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Seattle/Tacoma Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Cape Town Intl.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Can I fly back to Seattle/Tacoma Intl from Cape Town Intl?

Returning to Seattle/Tacoma Intl from Cape Town Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Seattle/Tacoma Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cape Town Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Seattle/Tacoma Intl.

If you are planning to travel to Cape Town at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

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