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How to find the cheapest flight from
South Africa to New York (NYC)

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 24 days in advance to save up to 2% 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 24 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 New York 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R11 798, or R11 935 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to New York?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to New York. Flights to New York from South Africa in March are about R11 869 on average during March, but can be found for as low as R9 512.

Cheap flights from South Africa to New York in January, February 2021

The best prices found for South Africa to NYC flights in January, February
3 Feb - 10 Feb
R8 612pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
10 Feb - 17 Feb
R8 643pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
9 Feb - 16 Feb
R8 795pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

South Africa to New York 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from South Africa found for this year
3 Feb - 10 Feb
R8 612pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
10 Feb - 17 Feb
R8 643pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
19 Mar - 31 Mar
R8 780pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Direct flights to New York from South Africa

Save time with South Africa to New York direct flight deals
26 Jun - 9 Jul
R13 978pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
Direct
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
8 Apr - 15 Apr
R14 024pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
Direct
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
28 Mar - 4 Jun
R14 115pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
Direct
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last-minute flights from South Africa to New York

Late deals on return flights to New York from South Africa, departing today and this week
21 Jan - 24 Jan
R9 085pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
21 Jan - 24 Jan
R9 131pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
21 Jan - 24 Jan
R9 161pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
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One-way flights to New York from South Africa

The cheapest one-way flights from South Africa to New York
7:25 - 3:15
Emirates
2 stops
26h 50m
JNB - JFK
Emirates
R8 034
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14:10 - 18:15
Turkish Airlines
1 stop
34h 05m
JNB - EWR
Turkish Airlines
R8 171
Travelgenio
22:05 - 3:35
Kenya Airways
1 stop
35h 30m
JNB - JFK
Kenya Airways
R8 506
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From South Africa to New York

Can I find flights from South Africa to New York for under R9 146 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Africa to New York for under R9 146. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just R8 612, but on average you can expect to pay R8 994.

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

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways and Alitalia to help keep travellers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from South Africa to New York. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like South African, Emirates, and Qatar Airways flying from South Africa to New York have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from South Africa to New York for under R15 243 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from South Africa to New York under R15 243. A good price for a direct flight from South Africa to New York is less than R38 794.

Are there last-minute flights available from South Africa to New York for under R9 146?

There are currently 20+ open flights from South Africa to New York within the next 7 days for less than R9 146.

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

Before booking your flight from South Africa to New York, check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air France or Alitalia.

What are the most popular routes from South Africa to New York?

While some choose either Cape Town Intl - New York John F Kennedy Intl or Johannesburg OR Tambo - New York LaGuardia, Johannesburg OR Tambo - New York John F Kennedy Intl is the most popular route from South Africa to New York.

What are the cheapest flights from South Africa to New York?

The cheapest flight price from South Africa to New York is R6 618. On average you can expect to pay R22 100. The most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - New York John F Kennedy Intl), can usually be booked for R8 613.

How long does is the flight from South Africa to New York?

Ethiopian Air, South African, and Delta can get you from South Africa to New York in just under 18h 05m. Your travel time can differ by up to 3h. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from South Africa to New York return?

Emirates, at R8 613, was found to be the cheapest airline from South Africa to New York..

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

R6 860 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Qatar Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Emirates and Turkish Airlines, with prices starting from R7 195 and R8 171, respectively.

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Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from South Africa to New York
Today's exchange rate
R1 = $0,07
Average temperature for January in New York
6.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in New York
89.0 mm

Airports servicing

Cape Town (CPT)
Durban (DUR)
East London (ELS)
George (GRJ)
Sabi Sabi (GSS)

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Top 10 airlines flying from South Africa to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Africa to New York choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
SWISS
R629 R786 No cancel fee 79%
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Virgin Atlantic
R613 R793 No cancel fee 72%
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Ethiopian Air
R645 R819 No cancel fee 72%
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Lufthansa
R726 R853 No cancel fee 76%
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Air Canada
R679 R910 No cancel fee 67%
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Turkish Airlines
R650 R944 No cancel fee 77%
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British Airways
R708 R1 037 No cancel fee 70%
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KLM
R722 R1 095 No cancel fee 75%
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Alitalia
R946 R1 126 No cancel fee 81%
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Air France
R822 R1 147 No cancel fee 77%
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