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Cheapest flights to cities in South Africa

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Useful information for your flight to South Africa

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to South Africa
  • What are the most popular cities to visit in South Africa?

    South Africa is full of interesting cities to visit if you’re interested in touring the country. The majority of our users (431%) visit Johannesburg more than other cities in the country, but other popular cities in South Africa include Cape Town and Durban.

  • What is the best airport to land at to visit Cape Town International Convention Centre?

    When visiting Cape Town International Convention Centre in Cape Town, the closest airport is Cape Town Airport.

  • What is the cheapest flight to South Africa?

    The best prices found on momondo for flights to South Africa are:
    $53 per person with Kulula
    $77 per person with FlySafair
    $152 per person with British Airways

  • Which airlines fly to South Africa?

    Singapore Airlines, South African and Emirates are the top three most popular airlines that fly to South Africa according to our data. Singapore Airlines is the first choice among our users, with 38% of people opting to fly with this airline when travelling to South Africa. Keep in mind that there are 7 different airlines that fly to South Africa on a routine basis, so you have a few additional options to choose from.

  • How long is the flight from New Zealand to South Africa?

    The flight from New Zealand to South Africa depends on which airports you’re departing from and arriving to, and whether or not you have a layover. If you fly from Auckland Intl (a popular airport in New Zealand) to Johannesburg OR Tambo (the most popular airport in South Africa), then the flight time is 30h 20m on average. If you fly from Christchurch (another popular airport in New Zealand) to Johannesburg OR Tambo, then the average flight time is 33h 30m.

  • What is the most popular airport in South Africa to fly to?

    The most popular airport in South Africa to fly to is Johannesburg OR Tambo, based on our data. In the past 12 months, 47% of all momondo users who travelled to South Africa chose to fly into Johannesburg OR Tambo airport, which is located in the city of Johannesburg.

  • How much are flights to South Africa?

    The cost to fly to South Africa varies based on a variety of factors, but you can expect to find prices as low as $831 or as high as $3,221. Based on recent airfare data, we’ve found that a ticket to South Africa for $1,795 or less is a good deal, whereas $1,823 is the average cost.

  • What is the best day of the week to fly to South Africa?

    Monday is the best day of the week to fly to South Africa based on flight prices. Tuesday is another affordable option. If you are looking to save money on flights to South Africa, then try to avoid flying out on a Saturday since this is when prices are at their highest.


Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit South Africa? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in the country

Recent flights found to popular cities in South Africa

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Cheapest flight routes to South Africa

These routes have the cheapest flights to South Africa found by momondo users in New Zealand
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
WellingtonJohannesburg43h 50m$1,465
AucklandJohannesburg30h 20m$1,495
ChristchurchJohannesburg33h 30m$1,607
AucklandPort Elizabeth59h 25m$1,759
ChristchurchCape Town38h 25m$1,794
AucklandDurban31h 05m$2,277
AucklandCape Town34h 35m$2,337
HamiltonJohannesburg50h 05m$2,602

Popular routes landing in South Africa

Compare flights to and from the nearest airports to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Auckland to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time30h 20m
Cheapest price$1,495
Auckland to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time34h 35m
Cheapest price$2,337
Hamilton to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time50h 05m
Cheapest price$2,602
Auckland to Durban Flights
Fastest flight time31h 05m
Cheapest price$2,277
Wellington to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time43h 50m
Cheapest price$1,465
Auckland to Port Elizabeth Flights
Fastest flight time59h 25m
Cheapest price$1,759
Christchurch to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time38h 25m
Cheapest price$1,794
Christchurch to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time33h 30m
Cheapest price$1,607

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