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How to find the cheapest flight from
South Africa to Australia

How far in advance should I book a flight from South Africa to Australia?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 8% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from South Africa to Australia 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R16 854, or R18 147 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Australia?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Australia from South Africa average R16 144. You can even find prices in August for less than R16 144, as users have found deals to Australia from as low as R12 960. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Australia from South Africa. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 19%.

Cheap flights from South Africa to Australia in October, November 2020

The best prices found for South Africa to Australia flights in October, November
30 Nov - 19 May
R36 081pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
30 Nov - 19 May
R36 556pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
30 Nov - 19 May
R36 605pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

South Africa to Australia 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Australia from South Africa found for this year
16 Dec - 10 Jan
R25 772pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
20 Oct - 27 Oct
R33 381pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
15 Dec - 29 Dec
R35 721pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Direct flights to Australia from South Africa

Save time with South Africa to Australia direct flight deals
15 Dec - 29 Dec
R38 617pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
South African
Direct
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
South African
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
7 Dec - 19 Dec
R39 059pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
South African
Direct
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
South African
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
17 Nov - 24 Nov
R40 205pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
South African
Direct
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
South African
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to Australia from South Africa

The cheapest one-way flights from South Africa to Australia
8:50 - 14:35
Etihad Airways
2 stops
68h 45m
JNB - SYD
Etihad Airways
R12 158
CheapTickets.com
8:45 - 9:45
Singapore Airlines
1 stop
19h 00m
JNB - PER
Singapore Airlines
R21 126
Travel2Be
15:40 - 7:05
South African
Direct
9h 25m
JNB - PER
South African
R24 169
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about South Africa to Australia flights.

Flight FAQs

From South Africa to Australia

Can I find flights from South Africa to Australia for under R16 363 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Africa to Australia for under R16 363. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just R15 643, but on average you can expect to pay R21 387.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from South Africa to Australia to control the spread of COVID-19?

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from South Africa to Australia are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from South Africa to Australia have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from South Africa to Australia have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Emirates, Qatar Airways, and Cathay Pacific are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Emirates with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from South Africa to Australia for under R39 272 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from South Africa to Australia under R39 272. A good price for a direct flight from South Africa to Australia is less than R39 288.

How popular is this flight route?

The South Africa to Australia flight path was viewed by 1 036 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from South Africa to Australia?

The most popular airlines flying from South Africa to Australia are Air China, Cathay Pacific and Emirates. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from South Africa to Australia?

While some choose either Cape Town Intl - Melbourne or Durban King Shaka Intl - Melbourne, Johannesburg OR Tambo - Sydney Kingsford Smith is the most popular route from South Africa to Australia.

What are the cheapest flights from South Africa to Australia?

Looking for the cheapest flight from South Africa to Australia? While on average our users pay R15 778, our data indicates the cheapest price to be R8 661. The most popular route (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Sydney Kingsford Smith), is priced around R14 940.

How long does is the flight from South Africa to Australia?

For as low as R38 618, South African can have you in Australia from South Africa in 9h 25m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from South Africa to Australia return?

According to our current data, Qatar Airways (R15 644), Etihad Airways (R19 587), and Singapore Airlines (R20 602) offers the cheapest pricing from South Africa to Australia.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from South Africa to Australia one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Singapore Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R11 897. Users have also found prices from R12 158 and R23 826 on Singapore Airlines and Etihad Airways, respectively.

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Today's exchange rate
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Flight duration
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Cape Town (CPT)
Durban (DUR)
East London (ELS)
George (GRJ)
Sabi Sabi (GSS)
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