Cheap flights from South Africa to New Zealand

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 13% 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 New Zealand 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R19 120, or R20 694 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to New Zealand from South Africa average R16 872. You can even find prices in August for less than R16 872, as users have found deals to New Zealand from as low as R12 580. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to New Zealand from South Africa. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 22%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Africa to New Zealand (ZA - NZ)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from South Africa to New Zealand as you normally would.

Cheap flights from South Africa to New Zealand in May, June 2022

The best prices found for South Africa to New Zealand flights in May, June
May 27 - Jun 3
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

35h 15m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

49h 30m
R22 044

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 12 พ.ค. 2022

Jun 17 - Jul 2
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

47h 05m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

45h 30m
R22 237

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 9 พ.ค. 2022

May 31 - Jun 7
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

43h 50m
AKL

Auckland Intl

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

2 stops

68h 35m
R22 269

Emirates

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Deal found 9 พ.ค. 2022

South Africa to New Zealand 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Zealand from South Africa found for this year
Oct 9 - Nov 6
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

48h 10m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

32h 10m
R15 424

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 11 พ.ค. 2022

Nov 15 - Mar 15
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

40h 40m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

32h 05m
R15 858

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 9 พ.ค. 2022

Aug 25 - Nov 18
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

35h 15m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

32h 05m
R15 971

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 11 พ.ค. 2022

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from South Africa to New Zealand

Aug 30 - Nov 18
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

20h 40m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

19h 35m
R16 967

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 11 พ.ค. 2022

Oct 18 - Nov 15
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

19h 40m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

19h 35m
R17 899

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 11 พ.ค. 2022

Oct 18 - Nov 15
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

19h 40m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

29h 40m
R17 915

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 11 พ.ค. 2022

Cheap Emirates flights from South Africa to New Zealand

Oct 18 - Nov 15
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

30h 10m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

51h 40m
R18 830

Emirates

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Deal found 11 พ.ค. 2022

Aug 25 - Nov 17
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

30h 10m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

33h 20m
R18 863

Emirates

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Deal found 11 พ.ค. 2022

Aug 13 - Aug 20
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

35h 40m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

51h 05m
R18 911

Emirates

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Deal found 12 พ.ค. 2022

Last-minute flights from South Africa to New Zealand

Late deals on return flights to New Zealand from South Africa, departing today and this week
May 17 - May 24
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

30h 10m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

51h 05m
R27 780

Emirates

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Deal found 10 พ.ค. 2022

May 17 - May 24
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

38h 35m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

44h 20m
R34 592

Emirates

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Deal found 10 พ.ค. 2022

May 17 - May 24
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

35h 10m
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

32h 40m
R34 785

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 10 พ.ค. 2022

One-way flights to New Zealand from South Africa

The cheapest one-way flights from South Africa to New Zealand
Aug 17
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

46h 05m
R9 463

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 12 พ.ค. 2022

Aug 17
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

35h 20m
R10 010

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 12 พ.ค. 2022

Oct 27
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

48h 10m
R10 170

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 12 พ.ค. 2022

Related info for your journey

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

What airports serve South Africa to New Zealand flights?

There are a number of South African airports that offer flight service to New Zealand. The largest airport, O.R. Tambo International Airport, is just 20 minutes East of downtown Johannesburg and can be reached by car or public transit. Alternatively, Johannesburg travellers can choose to fly out of the Lanseria International Airport, which is a 45-minute drive north of the city. Other airports in South Africa that provide service to New Zealand include Pretoria and Cape Town. These airports will stop in Auckland, Christchurch, Wellington, Blenheim, Dunedin, and Gisborne.

Which airlines fly directly from South Africa to New Zealand?

There are currently no direct flights that service South Africa to New Zealand without stopping. However, you can choose to fly with Emirates or Air New Zealand for flights that only include a single stop. There are affordable flights with two stops available as well.

What are the stopover options on flights from South Africa to New Zealand?

The airport with the largest number of flights is the O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, which services flights to a number of New Zealand cities. Travellers who are interested in flying to Auckland can find Emirates flights with one stop in Dubai. Other options include a Qatar Airways flight with one stop in Qatar, a Singapore Airlines flight with a layover in Singapore, or an Ethiopian Airlines flight with stops in Bole and Hong Kong.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from South Africa to New Zealand?

South African residents are required to have a visa along with a passport in order to visit New Zealand. All other international travellers must have a passport as well. Business and student visas are accepted at the gates of entry. Those who are only visiting for a personal holiday can apply for the visitor visa, which allows for a vacation for up to nine months in the county. It is recommended to bring all necessary documentation with you, as New Zealand border officers may want to ask a series of individual questions before granting you entry into the country.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from South Africa to New Zealand that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Emirates, Qatar Airways, and Qantas Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from South Africa to New Zealand for under R15 500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Africa to New Zealand for under R15 500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just R15 424, but on average you can expect to pay R17 658.

Are there last-minute flights available from South Africa to New Zealand for under R27 800?

There are currently 7+ open flights from South Africa to New Zealand within the next 7 days for less than R27 800.

How popular is this South Africa to New Zealand flight route?

This flight path from South Africa to New Zealand was viewed by 22 633 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Qatar Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R9 463. Users have also found prices from R11 279 and R11 440 on Singapore Airlines and Emirates, respectively.

Top 5 airlines flying from South Africa to New Zealand

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Africa to New Zealand choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Cathay PacificCheapestR11 431AverageR21 065FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestR13 846AverageR18 136FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapestR14 292AverageR19 716FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapestR14 879AverageR20 073FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapestR15 527AverageR26 318FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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