A good sale to Cape Town. South African and Ethiopian has this for cheaper – but why are we featuring this over them? KLM is a single connection via Amsterdam whereas South African and Ethiopian are both double connections. We thinking the extra $70 bucks compared to South African is worth to save on the connection.
Sample Travel Date:
- November 16th – 23rd
- Valid for travel on the outbound from late October 26th – December 6th. Must purchase at least 3 days in advance of departure
- Please note that while this fare is valid at time of posting, if this post is more than two days old, the fare is likely gone.
How to Search for Availability:
- Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
- Departing from: IAD
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: kl+ /f bc=v
- Destination: CPT
- Return Advanced Routing Code: kl+ /f bc=v
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
- Length of stay “5-12” (This is just a sample, you can use any 7 day date range like 3-10, 7-14 etc)
- Beginner’s Guide on How to Use Matrix by ITA Software
- How to Read Airfare Rules and Use It to Your Advantage
You cannot buy tickets using ITA. To buy, follow our instructions in the “How to Book” section below.
- IAD – AMS (Amsterdam) – CPT (Cape Town) – AMS – IAD
- Not permitted
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
KLM is a member of the SkyTeam alliance and Delta partner. Mileage earning with Delta is as follows:
- Miles Flown: 19,740 miles or 4.7 cents per mile
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 19,740 miles
- Redeemable Miles: 4,935 miles
How to Book:
- Support us by using our Priceline link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search. Make sure you select “More Options” and enter “KLM Royal Dutch” on the Airline textbox.
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- Currency: South African Rand (ZAR). $1USD = 12.62 ZAR
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