Flights from the United States

With such breathtaking views, it's easy to see why so many people choose to visit Cape Town. Photo © Cape Town Tourism

Cape Town is less than 20 hours from New York, with just one stop required in Johannesburg if you fly with South African Airways. From Atlanta, you can fly directly to Johannesburg with Delta Airlines.

From other cities in the United States, you can fly to Cape Town via London with American Airlines or with British Airways.

Return trips between New York and Cape Town vary in price according to the time of year and how far in advance you book. A variety of low-cost domestic airlines service is availble  between Cape Town and Johannesburg, the flight being 2 hours long.  

Airport security at Cape Town International Airport is of world-class standards and getting from the airport is easy to arrange.

For more travel advice, contact Cape Town Tourism on +27 21 487 6800 or email: Twitter: @lovecapetown Facebook: I ♥ Cape Town

You'll be spoilt for choice when deciding how to spend your time in Cape Town. Photo © Cape Town Tourism