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Cheap flights from San Francisco to South Africa from R14 276

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to South Africa departing on 23/4. 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.
SFO — JNB
Mrz 5 — Mrz 121
1 adult
Di 5/3
Di 12/3

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to South Africa?

To save up to 38% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 49 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Francisco to South Africa from R24 248 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R24 248 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to South Africa?

Our data shows that January tends to be the cheapest month to fly to South Africa from San Francisco. Users have commonly found prices around R28 501 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R18 234. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to South Africa (SFO - ZA)?

When flying from San Francisco to South Africa, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap Kenya Airways flights from San Francisco to South Africa

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Kenya Airways for the route between San Francisco 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 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
Find some of the cheapest Kenya Airways flights travelling from San Francisco to South Africa. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
Di 16/422:50SFO - JNB
2 stops32h 00mKenya Airways
Mo 22/412:10JNB - SFO
2 stops33h 27mKenya Airways
Deal found 29/2R23 921
Mo 15/422:50SFO - JNB
2 stops32h 00mKenya Airways
Mi 24/417:00JNB - SFO
2 stops28h 37mKenya Airways
Deal found 29/2R27 053

Cheap Cathay Pacific flights from San Francisco to South Africa

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Cathay Pacific for the route between San Francisco 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 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
Browse through some of the cheapest Cathay Pacific flights travelling from San Francisco to South Africa. Make sure to examine the flight information before completing your reservation.
Di 14/50:15SFO - JNB
1 stop46h 25mCathay Pacific
Di 28/511:20JNB - SFO
1 stop33h 05mCathay Pacific
Deal found 28/2R26 438
Sa 11/50:15SFO - JNB
1 stop46h 20mCathay Pacific
Di 21/511:20JNB - SFO
1 stop33h 05mCathay Pacific
Deal found 28/2R27 399

Cheap San Francisco to South Africa flights in March & April 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Francisco to South Africa specifically for the months of March and April 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Prices were last updated on 1 März 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from San Francisco to South Africa in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Di 12/319:25SFO - CPT
1 stop31h 55mTurkish Airlines
Di 19/316:40CPT - SFO
1 stop28h 20mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 29/2R22 327
Sa 9/318:25SFO - CPT
1 stop31h 55mTurkish Airlines
Di 12/316:40CPT - SFO
1 stop28h 20mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 29/2R23 076
Di 12/323:05SFO - CPT
2 stops30h 25mEthiopian Air
Di 19/313:50CPT - SFO
3 stops36h 41mEthiopian Air
Deal found 29/2R23 095
Di 12/319:25SFO - CPT
1 stop31h 55mMultiple Airlines
Do 28/315:15CPT - SFO
2 stops29h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R23 172
Mi 13/319:25SFO - CPT
1 stop31h 55mMultiple Airlines
Do 28/315:15CPT - SFO
2 stops29h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R23 595
Di 12/319:25SFO - CPT
1 stop31h 55mMultiple Airlines
Di 19/315:15CPT - SFO
2 stops29h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R23 979
So 10/319:25SFO - CPT
1 stop31h 55mTurkish Airlines
Di 26/316:40CPT - SFO
1 stop28h 20mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 29/2R24 171
Sa 9/318:25SFO - CPT
1 stop31h 55mMultiple Airlines
Di 12/315:15CPT - SFO
2 stops29h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R24 382
Mi 27/315:50SFO - DUR
2 stops40h 40mQatar Airways
Sa 30/311:15DUR - SFO
2 stops59h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 28/2R24 805

San Francisco to South Africa 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Francisco and South Africa in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from San Francisco to South Africa in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Mo 8/418:35SFO - CPT
1 stop32h 15mTurkish Airlines
Mo 22/416:35CPT - SFO
1 stop27h 45mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 29/2R18 157
Di 12/1121:00SFO - JNB
2 stops41h 15mKenya Airways
Mi 20/1117:00JNB - SFO
2 stops29h 37mKenya Airways
Deal found 29/2R18 272
Mo 15/422:59SFO - JNB
2 stops31h 51mMultiple Airlines
Di 23/417:00JNB - SFO
2 stops36h 46mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R19 291
Mi 6/1119:25SFO - CPT
1 stop30h 35mTurkish Airlines
Mi 20/1118:00CPT - SFO
1 stop32h 45mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 28/2R19 521
Sa 13/418:35SFO - CPT
1 stop32h 15mTurkish Airlines
Mo 29/416:35CPT - SFO
1 stop27h 45mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 28/2R19 713
Di 12/1119:25SFO - JNB
1 stop29h 40mTurkish Airlines
Mi 20/1119:15JNB - SFO
1 stop31h 30mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 29/2R19 829
Mi 3/416:10SFO - JNB
1 stop26h 30mQatar Airways
So 28/420:15JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R20 040
Mi 2/1016:10SFO - JNB
1 stop39h 50mQatar Airways
Di 15/1020:15JNB - SFO
1 stop26h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 28/2R20 098
Di 19/1118:25SFO - CPT
1 stop31h 35mTurkish Airlines
Mo 2/1218:00CPT - SFO
1 stop27h 05mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 29/2R20 251

San Francisco to South Africa flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from San Francisco to South Africa for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
Check out these flights departing soon from San Francisco to South Africa. Users should be sure to double check the price, date, and time of their last-minute flight.
Sa 9/318:25SFO - CPT
1 stop31h 55mTurkish Airlines
Di 12/316:40CPT - SFO
1 stop28h 20mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 29/2R23 076
Sa 9/318:25SFO - CPT
1 stop31h 55mMultiple Airlines
Di 12/315:15CPT - SFO
2 stops29h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R24 382
Mi 6/321:30SFO - CPT
2 stops30h 15mEthiopian Air
Di 16/413:50CPT - SFO
3 stops36h 31mEthiopian Air
Deal found 28/2R24 671
Di 5/314:50SFO - JNB
1 stop32h 50mQatar Airways
Mi 20/39:25JNB - SFO
1 stop37h 25mQatar Airways
Deal found 28/2R26 265
Mi 6/320:45SFO - JNB
1 stop27h 30mAmerican Airlines
Sa 16/319:45JNB - SFO
2 stops34h 32mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 27/2R26 611
Mi 6/313:45SFO - JNB
2 stops34h 30mAmerican Airlines
Sa 16/319:45JNB - SFO
2 stops34h 32mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 27/2R26 669
Di 5/30:35SFO - JNB
2 stops47h 40mAmerican Airlines
Sa 16/319:45JNB - SFO
2 stops34h 32mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 27/2R26 919
Di 5/311:20SFO - JNB
2 stops36h 20mQatar Airways
Mi 20/39:25JNB - SFO
1 stop37h 25mQatar Airways
Deal found 28/2R27 188
Di 5/314:50SFO - JNB
2 stops49h 30mRwandAir
Mi 20/316:00JNB - SFO
3 stops30h 50mRwandAir
Deal found 28/2R28 014

One-way flights to South Africa from San Francisco

Search for one-way flight options from San Francisco 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 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from San Francisco to South Africa, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Those seeking round-trip flights from San Francisco to South Africa should utilize the search form at the top of the page.
Di 23/423:59SFO - CPT
2 stops49h 51mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/2R14 276
Fr 29/315:50SFO - CPT
3 stops38h 05mRwandAir
Deal found 28/2R14 410
Di 23/416:10SFO - CPT
1 stop33h 40mQatar Airways
Deal found 27/2R14 776
So 24/315:50SFO - CPT
1 stop40h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 28/2R14 833
So 24/319:25SFO - CPT
2 stops42h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2R14 929
Mo 22/40:58SFO - CPT
3 stops48h 52mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/2R14 948
Fr 16/816:10SFO - CPT
3 stops37h 45mRwandAir
Deal found 28/2R14 968
Do 14/315:50SFO - CPT
2 stops45h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2R15 006
Fr 29/319:35SFO - CPT
1 stop31h 45mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 28/2R15 256

Find flights from San Francisco to South Africa within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from San Francisco 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 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.

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San FranciscoCape Town Intl

SFO - CPT

SFOCPT

San Francisco

Mo 8/4

1 stop32h 15m

Cape Town Intl

Mo 22/4

1 stop27h 45m

R18 157

San FranciscoJohannesburg OR Tambo

SFO - JNB

SFOJNB

San Francisco

Mo 15/4

2 stops31h 51m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Di 23/4

2 stops36h 46m

R19 291

San FranciscoJohannesburg OR Tambo

SFO - JNB

SFOJNB

San Francisco

Di 9/4

1 stop32h 40m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Di 11/6

1 stop26h 35m

R20 040

San FranciscoCape Town Intl

SFO - CPT

SFOCPT

San Francisco

Di 12/3

2 stops30h 25m

Cape Town Intl

Di 19/3

3 stops36h 41m

R23 095

San FranciscoJohannesburg OR Tambo

SFO - JNB

SFOJNB

San Francisco

Di 16/4

2 stops32h 00m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mo 22/4

2 stops33h 27m

R23 921

San FranciscoJohannesburg OR Tambo

SFO - JNB

SFOJNB

San Francisco

Mo 24/6

3 stops37h 50m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Fr 5/7

3 stops30h 50m

R24 459

San FranciscoJohannesburg OR Tambo

SFO - JNB

SFOJNB

San Francisco

Mo 19/8

1 stop27h 05m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Fr 6/9

1 stop34h 20m

R25 132

San FranciscoJohannesburg OR Tambo

SFO - JNB

SFOJNB

San Francisco

So 19/5

1 stop29h 05m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sa 1/6

1 stop26h 55m

R25 478

San FranciscoCape Town Intl

SFO - CPT

SFOCPT

San Francisco

Do 14/3

1 stop26h 15m

Cape Town Intl

Fr 29/3

1 stop31h 31m

R26 400

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Deals found on 29/2

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 1 März 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from San Francisco to South Africa, see what other customers have to say about Kenya Airways, Cathay Pacific and KLM. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

8,1
Very Good
11 818 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

8,1
Very Good
59 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

7,8
Good
2 258 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

7,8
Good
1 335 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Food could have been better they served beef on the flight to India so they did not have enough option of the veg option for customers and half the flight did not get a meal

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from San Francisco to South Africa. 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 from for flights from San Francisco to South Africa?

For a flight from San Francisco to South Africa, you will be flying from San Francisco. San Francisco (SFO) is just 19,0 km from the centre of the city.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to South Africa for under R18 200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to South Africa for under R18 200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just R18 157, but on average you can expect to pay R20 905.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to South Africa for under R23 100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to South Africa within the next 7 days for less than R23 100.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to South Africa one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as R14 410 on RwandAir. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Qatar Airways from R14 776 and Turkish Airlines from R15 256 one-way.

What are the most popular routes from San Francisco to South Africa?

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to South Africa?

What does SFO to JNB mean?

Great question - SFO to JNB just means San Francisco Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights! 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.

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Top 4 airlines flying from San Francisco to South Africa

Discover the top 4 airlines that operate flights from San Francisco to South Africa. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Turkish AirlinesCheapestR16 050AverageR16 968FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestR22 140AverageR25 383FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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United AirlinesCheapestR23 510AverageR31 151FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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Virgin AtlanticCheapestR26 552AverageR30 331FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%
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Yes, Cheapflights has a feature called Price Alert, which notifies users when flight prices change. Track prices for your flight to South Africa from San Francisco today and book when prices fit your budget.

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