Cheap flights from San Francisco International to OR Tambo

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The best prices from San Francisco International to OR Tambo are usually found in February or March, booked 18 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco International (SFO) to OR Tambo (JNB)

SFO - JNB
Price
R12 838 - R23 096
JNB
Temperature
18 - 26 °C
JNB
Rainfall
4 - 151 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R12 838

From San Francisco International to OR Tambo

One-way from

R10 592

One-way flight from San Francisco International to OR Tambo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from San Francisco International to OR Tambo?

Flying to your destination on a Wednesday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to OR Tambo. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco International to OR Tambo?

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 San Francisco International to OR Tambo 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R1 775, or R1 821 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco International to OR Tambo?

Flights from San Francisco International to OR Tambo lean towards being more expensive in September. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Francisco International to OR Tambo in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at R1 320.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco International to OR Tambo (SFO - JNB)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco International to OR Tambo in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 40% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from San Francisco International to OR Tambo in January, February 2021

23 Feb - 5 Mar
R14 340pp
SFO
San Francisco
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
10 Feb - 18 May
R14 522pp
SFO
San Francisco
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
21 Feb - 28 Feb
R14 932pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco International to OR Tambo 2021 flight deals

6 Sep - 13 Sep
R12 534pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
18 Mar - 22 Mar
R12 807pp
SFO
San Francisco
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
17 Oct - 2 Nov
R12 899pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Last-minute flights from San Francisco International to OR Tambo

4 Feb - 4 Mar
R15 129pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
4 Feb - 4 Mar
R15 205pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
1 Feb - 19 Feb
R15 311pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to OR Tambo from San Francisco International

6:10 - 4:10
SWISS
2 stops
36h 00m
SFO - JNB
SWISS
R10 592
KAYAK
2:00 - 4:25
Lufthansa
2 stops
40h 25m
SFO - JNB
Lufthansa
R10 896
SnapTravelAir
20:25 - 5:25
United Airlines
2 stops
48h 00m
SFO - JNB
United Airlines
R11 139
United

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From San Francisco International to OR Tambo

Can I find flights from San Francisco International to OR Tambo for under R13 657 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco International to OR Tambo for under R13 657. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just R12 534, but on average you can expect to pay R14 188.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alitalia is one of them. 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 San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Alitalia and Virgin Atlantic are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Alitalia with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from San Francisco International to OR Tambo for under R12 140 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from San Francisco International to OR Tambo, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco International to OR Tambo for under R15 175?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco International to OR Tambo within the next 7 days for less than R15 175.

How popular is this flight route?

The San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo flight path was viewed by 96 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Johannesburg?

In San Francisco, there will be same rainfall in San Francisco compared to Johannesburg over the next 15 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 26 °C range in January. The weather in Johannesburg is generally hotter than San Francisco's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from San Francisco International to OR Tambo?

United Airlines, Major Airline, and SWISS can get you from San Francisco International to OR Tambo in just under 22h. Your travel time can differ by up to 6h 40m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from San Francisco International to OR Tambo return?

According to our current data, Turkish Airlines (R12 535), Virgin Atlantic (R12 808), and Kenya Airways (R12 975) offers the cheapest pricing from San Francisco International to OR Tambo. Turkish Airlines is currently priced 22% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco International to OR Tambo one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as R8 984 on SWISS. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Lufthansa from R10 896 and United Airlines from R11 124 one-way.

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Destination information for OR Tambo

Today's exchange rate
R1 = R1,00
Average temperature for January in OR Tambo
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in OR Tambo
128.0 mm

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