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Los Angeles to Cape Town Flights

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Selected fares from Los Angeles to Cape Town

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
LAX CPT Mon, Mar 2 - Tue, Mar 10 $1,135
LAX CPT Mon, Mar 2 - Tue, Mar 10 $1,264
LAX CPT Fri, Jan 23 - Mon, Jan 26 $1,274
LAX CPT Mon, Mar 2 - Tue, Mar 10 $1,481
LAX CPT Mon, Mar 2 - Tue, Mar 10 $1,584
LAX CPT Wed, Jan 28 - Tue, Feb 3 $1,600
LAX CPT Mon, Mar 2 - Tue, Mar 10 $1,629
LAX CPT Fri, Jan 16 - Mon, Jan 19 $1,659
LAX CPT Wed, Jan 7 - Wed, Jan 28 $1,662
LAX CPT Fri, Jan 16 - Mon, Jan 19 $1,669
LAX CPT Wed, Jan 28 - Tue, Feb 3 $1,696
LAX CPT Mon, Mar 2 - Tue, Mar 10 $1,699
LAX CPT Thu, Jan 29 - Thu, Feb 5 $1,819
LAX CPT Tue, Feb 3 - Mon, Feb 9 $1,882
LAX CPT Wed, Jan 28 - Tue, Feb 3 $1,946
LAX CPT Thu, Jan 22 - Sun, Jan 25 $2,118
LAX CPT Tue, Feb 3 - Mon, Feb 9 $5,843
LAX CPT Tue, Feb 3 - Mon, Feb 9 $5,889
LAX CPT Sat, Aug 15 - Fri, Aug 28 $7,575

Los Angeles and Cape Town airports and terminals

Airports in Los Angeles CA, US
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    Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 11.7 miles

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Airports in Cape Town , ZA
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    Cape Town Int'l Airport (CPT)

    Distance from City Center: 10.3 miles

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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Cape Town

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Featured Cape Town Airport Hotels

Cultivar Guest Lodge

2 stars
Not yet reviewed

BONNIEMILE ROAD OFF N12 Map

...Situated just 4 kms outside the centre of Stellenbosch town, Cultivar is in the countryside surrounded by farms and vineyards and is just a 50 minute drive from Cape Town or 25 minutes from the... More

Hotel only $110

City Lodge Grand West

3 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

GRANDWEST CASINO & ENTERTAINMENT Map

...AH0208 Hotel is set in a beautiful 1 floor building, an original Cape Dutch style of architecture Hotel is located 20 minutes from the Cape Town International Airport, city centre & Victoria... More

Hotel only $72

Protea Hotel Tygervalley

3 stars
2.5 / 5 2 reviews

Hendrick Verwoerd Drive, Welgemoed / Bellville Map

25% discount on breakfast

...As a budget hotel in Cape Town the Protea Hotels Tyger Valley is strategically located near the airport and CBD and is tailor-made for the executive traveller.... Protea Hotels Tyger Valley is... More

Zevenwacht Wine Estate Cape Town

3 stars
Not yet reviewed

Langverwacht Road 25346 Map

...It is only 35km from Cape Town City Centre. More

Hotel only $95

Townlodge Bellville

2 stars
Not yet reviewed

CNR WILLIE VAN SCHOOR AVENUE Map

...It is a 20 minute drive from the Cape Town airport. More

January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Los Angeles to Cape Town

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 23 Los Angeles (LAX) Cape Town (CPT) South African Airways $1,274
Earn $12.74
Return Mon, Jan 26 Cape Town (CPT) Los Angeles (LAX) South African Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Los Angeles to Cape Town

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Jan 12 Los Angeles (LAX) Cape Town (CPT) Virgin Atlantic $1,265
Earn $12.65
Return Fri, Jan 23 Cape Town (CPT) Los Angeles (LAX) Virgin Atlantic

Best one-week trip in January from Los Angeles to Cape Town

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 22 Los Angeles (LAX) Cape Town (CPT) South African Airways $1,274
Earn $12.74
Return Thu, Jan 29 Cape Town (CPT) Los Angeles (LAX) South African Airways
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Los Angeles to Cape Town

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 5 Los Angeles (LAX) Cape Town (CPT) South African Airways $1,274
Earn $12.74
Return Sun, Feb 8 Cape Town (CPT) Los Angeles (LAX) South African Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Los Angeles to Cape Town

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 5 Los Angeles (LAX) Cape Town (CPT) South African Airways $1,274
Earn $12.74
Return Sun, Feb 8 Cape Town (CPT) Los Angeles (LAX) South African Airways

Best one-week trip in February from Los Angeles to Cape Town

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 5 Los Angeles (LAX) Cape Town (CPT) Virgin Atlantic $1,299
Earn $12.99
Return Thu, Feb 12 Cape Town (CPT) Los Angeles (LAX) Virgin Atlantic
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Los Angeles to Cape Town

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Mar 2 Los Angeles (LAX) Cape Town (CPT) Turkish Airlines $1,135
Earn $11.35
Return Tue, Mar 10 Cape Town (CPT) Los Angeles (LAX) Turkish Airlines
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Flights to Cape Town

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Los Angeles Airport

The major airport serving Los Angeles and the surrounding area is the Los Angeles International Airport, better known as LAX. Located at 1 World Way, LAX is about 15 miles from downtown Los Angeles. The major domestic and international airlines providing service to the airport include Air Alaska, Southwest, Air Tran, US Airways, Sun Country, Hawaiian, Virgin Atlantic, and several more. Orbitz.com can compare the rates for most of these airlines, so you save time and money.

Airport Parking Information

LAX has many parking lots available to travelers. Long-term and short-term parking lots are available at different rates, and they range from $12 a day to $30 per day. Hourly parking is available for $2 an hour.

Transportation to the Airport

Travelers have several options to get to the airport that include LAX shuttles, buses, taxis, rental cars, and share-ride vans. Taxi fares average around $40 from LAX to downtown Los Angeles. Car rentals are available on Orbitz.com, where you will find the best rental rates available.

LAX Restaurant Information

The airport has an extensive list of snack and dining options. A short list of available restaurants includes McDonald's, Daily Grill, Starbucks, Panda Express, and Burger King. A wide variety of food choices are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

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Cape Town International Airport

It isn't hard to find cheap flights to Cape Town when you use Orbitz.com. The website lists all of the available flights so that you can find the best deal on air travel. The Cape Town International Airport is located approximately 12 miles from the center of Cape Town. It's the second busiest airport in South Africa, and 22 airlines have flights that arrive at and depart from it. Some of the airlines that service the airport include Air France, British Airways, South African Airways and Virgin Atlantic Airways.

Transportation from the Airport

The Airport MyCiTi Shuttle runs between the airport and the Civic Center in central Cape Town. You can take a taxicab into Cape Town for approximately $20. The only taxi company authorized by the airport is Touch-Down Taxis. If you'd rather have your own vehicle, you can use Orbitz.com to reserve a rental car. The airport houses nine car-rental companies. The rental-car companies are located in front of the Central Terminal Building.

Climate in Cape Town

The winter season runs from June to the end of August, with low temperatures that range from the mid-40s to the mid-60s. Summer starts in early December and lasts through March. The low temperatures in the summer range from the high-50s to the low 60s, and the high temperatures range from the mid-to-high 70s. If you want warm weather during your trip, use Orbitz.com to plan your vacation between December and March.

Highlights and Attractions

While you're in Cape Town, you can take a guided tour on a red open-top bus, visit the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens and take a guided walk up Table Mountain. When you use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights to Cape Town, you can also make reservations for guided city tours.

Flight schedule for flights from Los Angeles to Cape Town on Fri, Dec 19, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/American Airlines AA136/AA6449 LAX 6:45 PM CPT 7:05 AM 77W/744 26hr 20min
American Airlines/British Airways AA136/BA43 LAX 6:45 PM CPT 7:05 AM 77W/744 26hr 20min
American Airlines/Iberia AA136/IB4756 LAX 6:45 PM CPT 7:05 AM 77W/744 26hr 20min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA6179/AA6449 LAX 8:45 PM CPT 7:05 AM 380/744 24hr 20min
American Airlines/British Airways AA6179/BA43 LAX 8:45 PM CPT 7:05 AM 380/744 24hr 20min
American Airlines/Iberia AA6179/IB4756 LAX 8:45 PM CPT 7:05 AM 380/744 24hr 20min
Finnair/British Airways AY5784/BA43 LAX 6:45 PM CPT 7:05 AM 77W/744 26hr 20min
Finnair/Iberia AY5784/IB4756 LAX 6:45 PM CPT 7:05 AM 77W/744 26hr 20min
Finnair/British Airways AY5458/BA43 LAX 8:45 PM CPT 7:05 AM 388/744 24hr 20min
Finnair/Iberia AY5458/IB4756 LAX 8:45 PM CPT 7:05 AM 388/744 24hr 20min
British Airways/British Airways BA1509/BA43 LAX 6:45 PM CPT 7:05 AM 77W/744 26hr 20min
British Airways/Iberia BA1509/IB4756 LAX 6:45 PM CPT 7:05 AM 77W/744 26hr 20min
British Airways/British Airways BA268/BA43 LAX 8:45 PM CPT 7:05 AM 388/744 24hr 20min