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Fares from $260 One Way, $430 Round Trip from Dar es Salaam to Cape Town

Prices starting at $430 for return flights and $260 for one-way flights to Cape Town were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Plan Your Trip from Dar Es Salaam to Cape Town

Julius Nyerere International Airport

The Julius Nyerere International Airport handles most of the air traffic coming into and out of Dar Es Salaam. If you want to get the best prices on flights from Dar Es Salaam, you need the deals that Orbitz.com offers every day. Companies like British Airways, KLM, and South African Airways offer flights from Dar Es Salaam to destinations such as Zurich and London. Though the airport lacks some amenities you might find at other airports, it still serves more than one million passengers every year.

Airport Parking Choices

The Julius Nyerere International Airport makes parking easy because its short-term and long-term lots do not charge a parking fee. Once you get to the airport, look for the signs directing you to the lots. You need to find a long-term lot if you're taking a trip that lasts longer than 24 hours.

Hiring a Car

While some travelers prefer driving themselves, others like to hire a car service. Taxis can get you to the airport in around 30 minutes from most places in the city. You can also take the Evergreen Shuttle Bus or a city bus to the airport. The prices range from $10 for a taxi to around $1 for the bus.

The Flamingo Restaurant

If you need to eat at the airport, your choices are limited. The Flamingo Restaurant is one of the only eateries on-site, but it does have televisions, cold drinks, and a variety of dishes. Now that you know more about the airport and its amenities, you can look for flights from Dar Es Salaam on Orbitz.com. With low prices offered every day, you won't find a better price elsewhere.

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.

Flights from Dar es Salaam to Cape Town - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Dar es Salaam to Cape Town?

There are no direct flights from Dar es Salaam (DAR-Julius Nyerere Intl.) to Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.), so your next best option is to pick a carrier that offers a stopover. Rack up those air miles with South African Airways, Kenya Airways or Emirates.

What is the shortest flight from Dar es Salaam to Cape Town?

The fastest flight from Dar es Salaam (DAR-Julius Nyerere Intl.) to Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) is 5 hours and 35 minutes. Slip a few things into your carry-on to keep you out of mischief, like a fascinating read or a sketch pad.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Cape Town?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Cape Town have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Cape Town with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Cape Town without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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