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Cheap flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco from R14 325

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 18/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
JNB — SFO
Apr 16 — Apr 231
1 adult
Tue 16/4
Tue 23/4

The best prices from Johannesburg OR Tambo to San Francisco are usually found in October or February, booked 85 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from OR Tambo to San Francisco

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from OR Tambo (JNB) to San Francisco (SFO). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 11 April 2024.

Popular in

August

Cheapest in

October

Round-trip from

R15 917

One-way from

R15 038
High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop
From Johannesburg OR Tambo to San Francisco
One-way flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo to San Francisco

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco?

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to San Francisco.

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

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Francisco from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. Users have commonly found prices around R18 560 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R15 000. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in August.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 21% on airfare.

Cheap Delta flights from OR Tambo to San Francisco

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Delta for the route between OR Tambo and San Francisco. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 642 951 searches. Data last updated 11 April 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced Delta flights heading from Johannesburg to San Francisco. Be sure to come back soon if the deals available don't appeal to you at this time.
Wed 15/518:50JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 55mDelta
Sat 25/513:15SFO - JNB
2 stops34h 25mDelta
Deal found 10/4R18 694
Wed 15/518:50JNB - SFO
2 stops36h 00mDelta
Wed 5/610:35SFO - JNB
2 stops36h 35mDelta
Deal found 10/4R18 750
Wed 15/518:50JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 55mDelta
Sat 25/515:00SFO - JNB
1 stop32h 40mDelta
Deal found 10/4R20 606
Sun 22/918:50JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 55mDelta
Mon 23/1216:09SFO - JNB
2 stops30h 46mDelta
Deal found 11/4R20 681
Sun 22/918:50JNB - SFO
2 stops35h 09mDelta
Mon 23/1216:09SFO - JNB
2 stops30h 46mDelta
Deal found 11/4R20 831
Sat 1/618:50JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 55mDelta
Wed 26/60:46SFO - JNB
2 stops35h 34mDelta
Deal found 10/4R41 888

Cheap American Airlines flights from OR Tambo to San Francisco

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between OR Tambo and San Francisco. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 642 951 searches. Data last updated 11 April 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on American Airlines flights travelling from Johannesburg to San Francisco. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
Mon 23/919:20JNB - SFO
1 stop31h 05mAmerican Airlines
Mon 23/1219:00SFO - JNB
2 stops29h 15mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 11/4R21 338
Mon 23/919:20JNB - SFO
2 stops30h 40mAmerican Airlines
Tue 24/1222:22SFO - JNB
2 stops25h 53mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 11/4R21 525
Mon 23/919:20JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 55mAmerican Airlines
Tue 24/1220:45SFO - JNB
1 stop27h 30mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 11/4R21 919

Cheap OR Tambo to San Francisco flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from OR Tambo to San Francisco specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 642 951 searches. Prices were last updated on 11 April 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Johannesburg to San Francisco in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Wed 15/519:20JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 55mBritish Airways
Wed 5/615:30SFO - JNB
1 stop32h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R18 263
Wed 15/523:15JNB - SFO
2 stops29h 41mKLM
Wed 5/610:35SFO - JNB
2 stops25h 45mKLM
Deal found 11/4R18 656
Wed 15/518:50JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 55mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/610:35SFO - JNB
2 stops25h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/4R18 675
Tue 14/53:10JNB - SFO
2 stops43h 40mRwandAir
Wed 5/616:10SFO - JNB
2 stops36h 40mRwandAir
Deal found 11/4R27 113
Wed 15/516:00JNB - SFO
3 stops30h 50mRwandAir
Wed 5/616:10SFO - JNB
2 stops36h 40mRwandAir
Deal found 11/4R35 400
Wed 15/513:35JNB - SFO
2 stops41h 45mCathay Pacific
Tue 4/60:55SFO - JNB
1 stop45h 45mCathay Pacific
Deal found 11/4R39 600
Tue 14/519:35JNB - SFO
1 stop29h 30mSWISS
Tue 4/619:40SFO - JNB
1 stop28h 30mSWISS
Deal found 11/4R77 626
Thu 16/519:35JNB - SFO
1 stop29h 30mSWISS
Wed 5/614:20SFO - JNB
1 stop33h 50mSWISS
Deal found 11/4R81 488
Thu 16/519:35JNB - SFO
2 stops26h 45mSWISS
Wed 5/614:20SFO - JNB
1 stop33h 50mSWISS
Deal found 11/4R82 182

OR Tambo to San Francisco 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between OR Tambo and San Francisco in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 642 951 searches. Data last updated 11 April 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Johannesburg to San Francisco in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Wed 15/519:20JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 55mBritish Airways
Wed 5/615:30SFO - JNB
1 stop32h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R18 263
Wed 12/619:20JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 20/619:20SFO - JNB
1 stop29h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/4R18 394
Wed 15/523:15JNB - SFO
2 stops29h 41mKLM
Wed 5/610:35SFO - JNB
2 stops25h 45mKLM
Deal found 11/4R18 656
Wed 15/518:50JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 55mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/610:35SFO - JNB
2 stops25h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/4R18 675
Sat 21/919:20JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 55mBritish Airways
Sun 22/1214:40SFO - JNB
2 stops33h 35mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R18 731
Wed 6/1119:45JNB - SFO
1 stop32h 50mBritish Airways
Sun 10/1120:45SFO - JNB
1 stop24h 40mBritish Airways
Deal found 10/4R18 863
Wed 6/1119:45JNB - SFO
2 stops32h 43mBritish Airways
Sun 10/1120:45SFO - JNB
1 stop24h 40mBritish Airways
Deal found 10/4R18 956
Wed 6/1122:15JNB - SFO
2 stops34h 20mBritish Airways
Sun 10/1114:07SFO - JNB
2 stops31h 18mBritish Airways
Deal found 10/4R19 163
Mon 23/919:20JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 55mBritish Airways
Tue 24/1222:22SFO - JNB
2 stops25h 53mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R19 481

One-way flights to San Francisco from OR Tambo

Search for one-way flight options from OR Tambo to San Francisco. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 642 951 searches. Data last updated 11 April 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from Johannesburg to San Francisco, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Users needing a return flight from Johannesburg to San Francisco should utilize the search form above.
Tue 18/617:00JNB - SFO
3 stops32h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 10/4R14 325
Tue 18/621:05JNB - SFO
2 stops30h 43mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 10/4R14 456
Mon 22/416:00JNB - SFO
3 stops30h 50mRwandAir
Deal found 11/4R14 513
Sat 11/519:20JNB - SFO
1 stop31h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/4R14 531
Wed 21/821:05JNB - SFO
1 stop25h 10mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R14 794
Sat 11/517:00JNB - SFO
3 stops32h 51mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/4R14 944
Thu 25/718:05JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 15mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 11/4R14 963
Fri 16/818:05JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 15mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 11/4R15 038
Sat 11/519:20JNB - SFO
2 stops30h 07mBritish Airways
Deal found 11/4R15 469

Find flights from OR Tambo to San Francisco within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from OR Tambo to San Francisco that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 642 951 searches. Data last updated 11 April 2024.

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R17 756 - R23 363

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Johannesburg OR TamboSan Francisco

JNB - SFO

JNBSFO

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sat 1/6

1 stop34h 25m

San Francisco

Thu 27/6

1 stop27h 05m

R17 756

Johannesburg OR TamboSan Francisco

JNB - SFO

JNBSFO

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Wed 15/5

1 stop26h 55m

San Francisco

Wed 5/6

1 stop32h 55m

R18 225

Johannesburg OR TamboSan Francisco

JNB - SFO

JNBSFO

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Wed 15/5

2 stops29h 41m

San Francisco

Wed 5/6

2 stops25h 45m

R18 656

Johannesburg OR TamboSan Francisco

JNB - SFO

JNBSFO

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Wed 15/5

1 stop26h 55m

San Francisco

Wed 5/6

2 stops25h 45m

R18 675

Johannesburg OR TamboSan Francisco

JNB - SFO

JNBSFO

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Wed 15/5

1 stop26h 55m

San Francisco

Sat 25/5

2 stops34h 25m

R18 694

Johannesburg OR TamboSan Francisco

JNB - SFO

JNBSFO

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 23/9

1 stop31h 05m

San Francisco

Mon 23/12

2 stops29h 15m

R21 338

Johannesburg OR TamboSan Francisco

JNB - SFO

JNBSFO

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sat 21/9

1 stop28h 55m

San Francisco

Tue 24/12

1 stop47h 55m

R22 913

Johannesburg OR TamboSan Francisco

JNB - SFO

JNBSFO

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Thu 11/7

1 stop26h 35m

San Francisco

Mon 5/8

1 stop39h 50m

R23 232

Johannesburg OR TamboSan Francisco

JNB - SFO

JNBSFO

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 23/9

1 stop26h 15m

San Francisco

Sun 22/12

1 stop36h 05m

R23 363

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When is the best time to book a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from OR Tambo to San Francisco. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco, you should look to book at least 85 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from OR Tambo to San Francisco. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco flight should consider departing on Monday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to San Francisco by month

Plan your trip from OR Tambo to San Francisco by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from OR Tambo to San Francisco is currently R14 781 while a return flight costs R20 317. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.

Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco (average of R849). Flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco in July is currently the most expensive (average of R1 188). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

R17 194

February

R15 919

March

R17 213

April

R17 644

May

R16 650

June

R19 200

July

R22 275

August

R20 625

September

R16 444

October

R16 256

November

R16 275

December

R17 081

Temperature and rainfall in San Francisco by month

Plan your trip to San Francisco by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

SFO

Temperature

11 - 17 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing San Francisco

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to San Francisco. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to San Francisco. Reviews last updated 11 April 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with Delta, American Airlines and Singapore Airlines from Johannesburg to San Francisco have to say. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,3
Very Good
1 492 reviews

Entertainment

8,2

Boarding

8,4

Overall

8,3

Crew

8,7

Food

7,8

Comfort

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

Had a great experience with Singapore Airlines, staff was outstanding and the food was great 👍🏼 😊

8,3
Very Good
1 492 reviews
8,3
Very Good
1 492 reviews

Entertainment

8,2

Boarding

8,4

Overall

8,3

Crew

8,7

Food

7,8

Comfort

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

Had a great experience with Singapore Airlines, staff was outstanding and the food was great 👍🏼 😊

8,1
Very Good
4 097 reviews
8,3
Very Good
1 492 reviews

Entertainment

8,2

Boarding

8,4

Overall

8,3

Crew

8,7

Food

7,8

Comfort

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

Had a great experience with Singapore Airlines, staff was outstanding and the food was great 👍🏼 😊

8,1
Very Good
11 189 reviews
8,3
Very Good
1 492 reviews

Entertainment

8,2

Boarding

8,4

Overall

8,3

Crew

8,7

Food

7,8

Comfort

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

Had a great experience with Singapore Airlines, staff was outstanding and the food was great 👍🏼 😊

7,9
Good
1 659 reviews
8,3
Very Good
1 492 reviews

Entertainment

8,2

Boarding

8,4

Overall

8,3

Crew

8,7

Food

7,8

Comfort

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

Had a great experience with Singapore Airlines, staff was outstanding and the food was great 👍🏼 😊

7,8
Good
2 105 reviews
8,3
Very Good
1 492 reviews

Entertainment

8,2

Boarding

8,4

Overall

8,3

Crew

8,7

Food

7,8

Comfort

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

Had a great experience with Singapore Airlines, staff was outstanding and the food was great 👍🏼 😊

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from OR Tambo to San Francisco. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly into for flights to San Francisco from Johannesburg OR Tambo?

    Most people fly into San Francisco (SFO) if they book a flight to San Francisco from Johannesburg OR Tambo. On average, San Francisco has 0 inbound flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo per day from 13 airlines. San Francisco is conveniently located just 19,0 km from San Francisco’s city centre.

  • Can I find flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco for under R17 800 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco for under R17 800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Atlantic for just R17 756, but on average you can expect to pay R19 725.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco round-trip?

    Our cheapest airline available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco is Virgin Atlantic. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as R17 756 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are British Airways and KLM, starting at R18 225 and R18 656 round-trip. Users have found that Virgin Atlantic is 4% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco one-way

    The cheapest airline one-way is RwandAir, with whom users have recently found tickets for as little as R14 513. However, be on the lookout for offers from British Airways and Turkish Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco for a low price.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco?

  • What does JNB to SFO mean?

    This is defined as Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB) and San Francisco Airport (SFO). Codes like San Francisco Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

  • Can I find deals for flights from OR Tambo to San Francisco that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from OR Tambo to San Francisco with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from OR Tambo to San Francisco that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on OR Tambo to San Francisco flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from OR Tambo to San Francisco?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to see available direct flights.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from OR Tambo to San Francisco?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from OR Tambo to San Francisco by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from OR Tambo to San Francisco that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines do offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from OR Tambo to San Francisco?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on OR Tambo to San Francisco flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco flight deals updated?

    The Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to San Francisco flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 11/4.

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Virgin AtlanticCheapestR15 275AverageR16 320FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestR15 435AverageR21 169FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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KLMCheapestR16 453AverageR17 786FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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DeltaCheapestR16 581AverageR18 472FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Air FranceCheapestR16 722AverageR18 585FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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Turkish AirlinesCheapestR17 098AverageR18 189FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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LufthansaCheapestR17 308AverageR24 920FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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British AirwaysCheapestR17 532AverageR20 143FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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United AirlinesCheapestR18 208AverageR24 567FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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Singapore AirlinesCheapestR19 106AverageR22 030FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%
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