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Cheap flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa from R12 963

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 1/10. 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.
RIO — JNB
Jul 18 — Jul 251
1 adult
Thu 18/7
Thu 25/7

What is the cheapest month to fly from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in February. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to South Africa. Flights to South Africa from Rio de Janeiro in April are about R19 995 on average during April, but can be found for as low as R15 677.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from RIO to ZA?

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

Cheap LATAM Airlines flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by LATAM Airlines for the route between Rio de Janeiro and South Africa. 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 567 409 searches. Data last updated 13 July 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest LATAM Airlines flights we've detected travelling from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Mon 14/1015:15GIG - JNB
1 stop11h 10mLATAM Airlines
Fri 25/1012:55JNB - GIG
1 stop16h 40mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R16 343
Mon 14/1013:15SDU - JNB
1 stop13h 10mLATAM Airlines
Fri 25/1012:55JNB - SDU
1 stop13h 35mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R16 379
Mon 14/105:20GIG - JNB
1 stop21h 05mLATAM Airlines
Fri 25/1012:55JNB - GIG
2 stops25h 35mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R16 540
Sun 22/920:15GIG - JNB
2 stops30h 10mLATAM Airlines
Sun 29/912:55JNB - GIG
1 stop24h 05mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 11/7R16 738
Sun 22/916:50GIG - JNB
1 stop33h 35mLATAM Airlines
Sun 29/912:55JNB - GIG
1 stop24h 05mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 11/7R16 900
Wed 23/1020:15SDU - JNB
1 stop30h 10mLATAM Airlines
Tue 12/1115:20JNB - SDU
1 stop33h 15mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R16 972
Wed 23/1021:15SDU - JNB
2 stops29h 10mLATAM Airlines
Tue 12/1115:20JNB - SDU
1 stop22h 40mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R17 206
Wed 23/1018:45GIG - JNB
2 stops31h 40mLATAM Airlines
Tue 12/1115:20JNB - GIG
2 stops20h 10mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R17 295
Wed 23/1021:15SDU - JNB
2 stops29h 10mLATAM Airlines
Tue 12/1115:20JNB - SDU
2 stops22h 20mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R17 439

Cheap Ethiopian Air flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Ethiopian Air for the route between Rio de Janeiro and South Africa. 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 567 409 searches. Data last updated 13 July 2024.
Browse through some of the cheapest Ethiopian Air flights travelling from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
Wed 7/820:05GIG - JNB
2 stops42h 55mEthiopian Air
Wed 14/88:20JNB - GIG
2 stops40h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 13/7R19 884
Thu 29/821:20GIG - CPT
2 stops35h 25mEthiopian Air
Fri 13/914:35CPT - GIG
2 stops33h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 12/7R21 682
Sat 31/813:40GIG - CPT
2 stops43h 05mEthiopian Air
Fri 13/914:35CPT - GIG
2 stops46h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 12/7R22 581
Sat 31/820:05GIG - CPT
2 stops36h 40mEthiopian Air
Fri 13/914:35CPT - GIG
2 stops46h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 13/7R22 707
Tue 3/920:05GIG - CPT
2 stops36h 40mEthiopian Air
Fri 13/914:35CPT - GIG
2 stops46h 15mEthiopian Air
Deal found 12/7R23 031

Cheap Rio de Janeiro to South Africa flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 567 409 searches. Prices were last updated on 13 July 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Fri 9/816:55GIG - PLZ
2 stops38h 00mMultiple Airlines
Fri 16/88:20PLZ - GIG
2 stops21h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/7R18 752
Fri 9/817:10SDU - PLZ
2 stops37h 45mMultiple Airlines
Fri 16/88:20PLZ - SDU
2 stops29h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/7R18 788
Mon 26/821:20GIG - JNB
2 stops25h 35mMultiple Airlines
Mon 9/923:00JNB - GIG
2 stops28h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/7R19 399
Wed 7/820:05GIG - JNB
2 stops42h 55mEthiopian Air
Wed 14/88:20JNB - GIG
2 stops40h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 13/7R19 884
Thu 1/815:15GIG - CPT
2 stops18h 15mMultiple Airlines
Sun 11/89:20CPT - GIG
2 stops19h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7R20 280
Sat 10/814:00GIG - JNB
2 stops19h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sat 17/816:40JNB - GIG
2 stops23h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/7R20 963
Fri 30/814:35GIG - JNB
2 stops19h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 22/916:40JNB - GIG
2 stops20h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/7R21 017
Mon 26/814:40GIG - CPT
2 stops18h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 7/915:30CPT - GIG
2 stops21h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/7R21 161
Mon 26/814:40GIG - CPT
2 stops18h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 7/915:30CPT - GIG
2 stops21h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 13/7R21 269

Rio de Janeiro to South Africa 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Rio de Janeiro and South Africa in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 567 409 searches. Data last updated 13 July 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Mon 14/1015:15GIG - JNB
1 stop11h 10mLATAM Airlines
Fri 25/1012:55JNB - GIG
1 stop16h 40mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R16 343
Mon 14/1013:15SDU - JNB
1 stop13h 10mLATAM Airlines
Fri 25/1012:55JNB - SDU
1 stop13h 35mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R16 379
Mon 14/105:20GIG - JNB
1 stop21h 05mLATAM Airlines
Fri 25/1012:55JNB - GIG
2 stops25h 35mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R16 540
Sun 22/920:15GIG - JNB
2 stops30h 10mLATAM Airlines
Sun 29/912:55JNB - GIG
1 stop24h 05mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 11/7R16 738
Sun 22/916:50GIG - JNB
1 stop33h 35mLATAM Airlines
Sun 29/912:55JNB - GIG
1 stop24h 05mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 11/7R16 900
Wed 23/1020:15SDU - JNB
1 stop30h 10mLATAM Airlines
Tue 12/1115:20JNB - SDU
1 stop33h 15mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R16 972
Wed 23/1021:15SDU - JNB
2 stops29h 10mLATAM Airlines
Tue 12/1115:20JNB - SDU
1 stop22h 40mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R17 206
Wed 23/1018:45GIG - JNB
2 stops31h 40mLATAM Airlines
Tue 12/1115:20JNB - GIG
2 stops20h 10mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R17 295
Wed 23/1021:15SDU - JNB
2 stops29h 10mLATAM Airlines
Tue 12/1115:20JNB - SDU
2 stops22h 20mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R17 439

One-way flights to South Africa from Rio de Janeiro

Search for one-way flight options from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa. 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 567 409 searches. Data last updated 13 July 2024.
Users travelling one-way from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa can select one of these great deals. For those needing a return trip from Rio de Janeiro, there is a search form available above.
Tue 1/1021:10GIG - CPT
2 stops35h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/7R12 963
Tue 1/1019:40SDU - CPT
2 stops37h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/7R13 304
Sat 16/1111:20GIG - JNB
2 stops22h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/7R13 502
Sat 16/118:45GIG - JNB
1 stop22h 40mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 12/7R14 796
Thu 18/715:15GIG - CPT
2 stops26h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/7R16 163
Tue 1/1013:40GIG - CPT
1 stop17h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/7R16 846
Tue 1/1018:10SDU - CPT
1 stop13h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/7R17 170
Tue 1/1020:05GIG - CPT
1 stop11h 20mGOL
Deal found 12/7R18 356
Thu 18/720:05GIG - CPT
3 stops31h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/7R18 949

Find flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa 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 567 409 searches. Data last updated 13 July 2024.

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R16 343 - R29 701

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Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlJohannesburg OR Tambo

GIG - JNB

GIGJNB

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Mon 14/10

1 stop11h 10m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Fri 25/10

1 stop16h 40m

R16 343

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlPort Elizabeth

GIG - PLZ

GIGPLZ

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Fri 9/8

2 stops38h 00m

Port Elizabeth

Fri 16/8

2 stops21h 15m

R18 752

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlJohannesburg OR Tambo

GIG - JNB

GIGJNB

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Wed 7/8

2 stops42h 55m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Wed 14/8

2 stops40h 05m

R19 884

Rio de Janeiro Santos DumontJohannesburg OR Tambo

SDU - JNB

SDUJNB

Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont

Sat 10/8

2 stops22h 05m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sat 17/8

2 stops23h 10m

R21 341

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlJohannesburg OR Tambo

GIG - JNB

GIGJNB

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Mon 26/8

1 stop14h 15m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 9/9

1 stop14h 30m

R21 754

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlCape Town Intl

GIG - CPT

GIGCPT

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Tue 10/9

1 stop12h 45m

Cape Town Intl

Fri 20/9

1 stop36h 45m

R23 354

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlJohannesburg OR Tambo

GIG - JNB

GIGJNB

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Mon 2/12

1 stop35h 10m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sat 1/2

1 stop40h 10m

R27 184

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlCape Town Intl

GIG - CPT

GIGCPT

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Sun 1/9

1 stop42h 30m

Cape Town Intl

Sun 15/9

1 stop25h 30m

R28 280

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlCape Town Intl

GIG - CPT

GIGCPT

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Thu 7/11

1 stop28h 50m

Cape Town Intl

Sat 16/11

1 stop38h 50m

R29 701

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Deals found on 12/7

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Best time to book a flight from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa

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Reviews of airlines servicing South Africa

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to South Africa. 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 South Africa. Reviews last updated 13 July 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa, such as LATAM Airlines, Ethiopian Air and South African. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,1
Very Good
3 789 reviews

Comfort

8,0

Overall

8,1

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

Worst experience. The staff at the airport were unprofessional, uncourtious, disrespectful and straight up discriminating. I will never travel via emirates again. And the flight was delayed too.

8,1
Very Good
3 789 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 789 reviews

Comfort

8,0

Overall

8,1

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

Worst experience. The staff at the airport were unprofessional, uncourtious, disrespectful and straight up discriminating. I will never travel via emirates again. And the flight was delayed too.

7,9
Good
1 430 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 789 reviews

Comfort

8,0

Overall

8,1

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

Worst experience. The staff at the airport were unprofessional, uncourtious, disrespectful and straight up discriminating. I will never travel via emirates again. And the flight was delayed too.

7,9
Good
162 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 789 reviews

Comfort

8,0

Overall

8,1

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

Worst experience. The staff at the airport were unprofessional, uncourtious, disrespectful and straight up discriminating. I will never travel via emirates again. And the flight was delayed too.

7,7
Good
1 815 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 789 reviews

Comfort

8,0

Overall

8,1

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

Worst experience. The staff at the airport were unprofessional, uncourtious, disrespectful and straight up discriminating. I will never travel via emirates again. And the flight was delayed too.

7,7
Good
4 192 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 789 reviews

Comfort

8,0

Overall

8,1

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Reviews

1 / 10

Worst experience. The staff at the airport were unprofessional, uncourtious, disrespectful and straight up discriminating. I will never travel via emirates again. And the flight was delayed too.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa for under R16 400 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa for under R16 400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on LATAM Airlines for just R16 343, but on average you can expect to pay R17 925.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa one-way?

    For one-way options, check prices for LATAM Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R14 796. Users have also found prices from R18 356 and R22 707 on GOL and Emirates, respectively.

  • What are the most popular routes from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa?

  • What does GIG to JNB mean?

    Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl Airport is GIG and Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport is JNB. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service. Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT), Durban King Shaka Intl Airport (DUR), Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ), George Airport (GRJ), Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (HLA) are some additional IATA codes for airports related to your trip.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Rio de Janeiro to South Africa flight 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 Rio de Janeiro to South Africa with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Rio de Janeiro to South Africa 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 Rio de Janeiro to South Africa that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Rio de Janeiro to South Africa flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa 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 Rio de Janeiro to South Africa that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa 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 Rio de Janeiro to South Africa?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Rio de Janeiro to South Africa 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 Rio de Janeiro to South Africa flight deals updated?

    The Rio de Janeiro to South Africa flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 12/7.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa (average of R88). Flying from Rio de Janeiro to South Africa in March is currently the most expensive (average of R104). 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.

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