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Cheap Flights to Polokwane
|Popular in||July||High demand for flights, 1% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||June||Best time to find cheap flights, 1% potential price drop|
|Average price||R5 691||Average for round-trip flights in October 2020|
Cheapest prices for Polokwane flights by month
When is the best time to fly to Polokwane?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
JNB - PTG
R5 573 - R9 261
22 - 30 °C
3 - 111 mm
When is the best time to book a flight to Polokwane?
The best time to book flights to Polokwane is 33 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Polokwane?
The cheapest day to fly to Polokwane is usually Friday. At the moment, Saturday is the most expensive.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to Polokwane?
To get the best value, try booking a flight at midday when visiting Polokwane. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the morning as these tend to have higher demand.
How long is the flight to Polokwane?
Flights from other cities in South Africa to Polokwane take on average just a few hours to get there. The quickest flight leaving from O.R. Tambo International Airport to Polokwane International Airport is only 50m, while the quickest flight from King Shaka International Airport is 3h 20m. If you’re departing from Cape Town International Airport, expect the quickest flight to take around 4h 05m. Flights on the cheaper end are also just as quick. From Johannesburg, flights are about 1h. From Durban, they’re 5h-11h. And from Cape Town, they can be anywhere from 5h-15h depending on the airline you choose.
Where can you get direct flights to Polokwane from?
Direct flights to Polokwane, South Africa are available at O.R. Tambo International Airport. The direct flights are serviced by South African Airways. Unfortunately, however, if you’re leaving from any other major airport, there are no direct flights to Polokwane. Although there are many quick one-stop flights you can find. For example, South African Airways services one-stop flights from King Shaka International Airport, Port Elizabeth International Airport, and Cape Town International Airport all with a layover at O.R. Tambo International Airport. The same thing goes for one-stop Polokwane flight deals at Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport.
How do you get from Polokwane International Airport to the city centre?
Luckily, Polokwane International Airport is just a few miles north of the city centre. When you arrive at the airport, there will be several car rental agencies for you to choose from to drive downtown yourself. The airport also provides taxi services to take you to the city center. By car, it will only take around 10 minutes to get there. Unfortunately, there are no public transportation options you can take such as buses and trains.
What are some things to do in Polokwane, Pietersburg?
Pietersburg is filled with many natural attractions and activities for you to experience and learn about its African culture and heritage. If you’re interested in animals and wildlife, there are several great places for you to go hiking or cycling and see giraffes, zebras, rhinos, monkeys, and more in their natural habitat. These places include Polokwane Game Reserve, Turfloop Nature Reserve, Makapansgat Valley, and Masebe Nature Reserve. The Mall of the North also offers many stores, shops, and restaurants for you to check out and explore. To learn more about the history of the tribes back then, Bakone Malapa Open-Air Museum contains many exhibits that’ll pique your interest. Other attractions in the area include Polokwane Bird and Reptile Park, Meropa Casino & Entertainment World, Polokwane Museum, and WildThingz. When looking for something to eat, you have many popular options to choose from such as Saskia Restaurant, Ambiance Restaurant, Cubaña Restaurant, and Harvest Charcoal Grill.
Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Polokwane?
To travel from other cities in South Africa to Polokwane, all you will need is a valid South African passport or ID card to enter. No visa is required from you.