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Peak season September is the busiest time to fly from Los Angeles to Cape Town according to search data results from our customers
Airlines operating this route Airline(s) that fly from Los Angeles to Cape Town
Best time to book October is one of the most frequent times to fly to Cape Town from Los Angeles according to real data from our customers

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Latest deals from all Los Angeles airports.

Departure Tue, 04 Apr Return Fri, 14 Apr
LAX Los Angeles
CPT Cape Town
return from $1,193
Departure Mon, 10 Apr Return Thu, 13 Apr
LAX Los Angeles
CPT Cape Town
return from $1,591
Departure Mon, 17 Apr Return Mon, 24 Apr
LAX Los Angeles
CPT Cape Town
return from $1,137
Departure Thu, 20 Apr Return Sat, 29 Apr
LAX Los Angeles
CPT Cape Town
return from $1,444
Route information
Find out relevant information on Los Angeles and Cape Town to help you prepare for your trip.
Local currency and cost comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 USD = 18.21 ZAR
US Dollar South African Rand
1 ZAR = 0.06 USD
Last checked on 29 March 2023
Train
Local, one-way ticket
40%

Trains in Cape Town are 40% cheaper than in Los Angeles.

Los Angeles
$1.88
Cape Town
$1.1
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
59%

A meal in Cape Town is 59% cheaper than a meal in Los Angeles.

Los Angeles
$20
Cape Town
$8.26
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
76%

A taxi fare in Cape Town is 76% cheaper than in Los Angeles.

Los Angeles
$4
Cape Town
$0.94
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
66%

Coffee in Cape Town is 66% cheaper than in Los Angeles.

Los Angeles
$5.25
Cape Town
$1.77
Los Angeles airports
  • ( Los Angeles Intl Airport (LAX)
    How far from city center: 12 miles
  • ( Citicorp (JCX)
    How far from city center: 1 miles
  • ( Van Nuys (VNY)
    How far from city center: 18 miles
  • ( Whiteman (WHP)
    How far from city center: 17 miles
Cape Town airports
  • ( Cape Town International Airport (CPT)
    How far from city center: 11 miles
K Distance: 9973 miles

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😷 Is it safe to travel from Los Angeles to Cape Town during the Covid-19 situation?
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🔍 For flights from Los Angeles to Cape Town, how can I find the cheapest price?
The cheapest price for a flight from Los Angeles to Cape Town is $1137. At eDreams we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Cape Town more expensive than Los Angeles to visit?
Looking at cab fares, a ride in Cape Town costs an average of 0.94 USD , 76% cheaper than Los Angeles, with a fare of 4.00 USD, while train tickets cost 41% less at Cape Town: $ 1.10 USD versus $ 1.88 USD at Los Angeles. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 8.26 USD euros in Cape Town, 59% less than the 20.00 USD euros in Los Angeles. The price of the coffee is around 66% cheaper in Cape Town, with an average of 1.77 USD, while in Los Angeles the coffee costs 5.25 USD.
📉 When booking, when is the best time to get the best prices for flights from Los Angeles to Cape Town?
The most popular months to book a trip from Los Angeles to Cape Town are October, July and November, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Los Angeles to Cape Town?
The best time of the year to visit Cape Town depends on lots of personal preferences, especially the price. Regarding popularity, September is the best month to fly to Cape Town from Los Angeles in terms of searches from our customers, followed by March and December. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds January, June and October are the months with fewer searches for Los Angeles - Cape Town.
🌡️ How is the weather in Cape Town compared to Los Angeles?
While in Los Angeles the temperatures can reach an average of 36.22 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 mm ,Cape Town's temperatures can go up to 28.98 ºC during the hot season, with 9.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 4.54 ºC in Cape Town, compared to the 1.09 ºC average degrees reported in Los Angeles. During the winter period, Los Angeles can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while Cape Town have an average of 12.0 mm rain level.
✈️ The airlines that fly indirectly from Los Angeles to Cape Town are:
✈️ The airlines that fly indirectly from Los Angeles to Cape Town are:
  • Qatar Airways, stopping at Doha during at least 480 minutes.
  • Etihad Airways, with 845 minutes of layover in Abu Dhabi.
  • Etihad Airways, with 175 minutes scale in Johannesburg.