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Flights to South America in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJanuaryHigh demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average priceR9 705Average for round-trip flights in October 2021
Round-trip fromR15 401From Johannesburg to South America
One-way fromR147One-way flight from Johannesburg to South America

Cheap flights to South America in October, November 2021

The best prices found for GRU flights for October, November
12 Nov - 20 Nov
R10 086pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
31 Oct - 13 Nov
R10 130pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
7 Nov - 13 Nov
R10 219pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

South America 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to South America found for this year
12 Nov - 20 Nov
R10 086pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
31 Oct - 13 Nov
R10 130pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
7 Nov - 13 Nov
R10 219pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last minute flights to South America

Late deals on return flights to South America, departing today and this week
29 Oct - 24 Nov
R15 284pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
29 Oct - 24 Nov
R15 313pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
29 Oct - 23 Nov
R15 798pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
GRU
Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Cheapest prices for South America flights by month

The cheapest ticket to South America found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
June
R16 018
July
R15 959
September
R13 287
October
R15 387
December
R19 204
Currently, is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to South America. Flying to South America in December will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to South America?

Average Rio de Janeiro flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
ZA1 - RIO
Price
R7 562 - R15 167
RIO
Temperature
25 - 31 °C
RIO
Precipitation
1 - 14 mm
Whilst there are several times of the year to choose from, November is seen as the time to fly to South America, however, it is possible to get good deals throughout the year. February sees the temperatures in South America peak to their warmest. November tends, on average, to see the most amount of rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight to South America?

The best time to book flights to South America is 53 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 South America?

The cheapest day to fly to South America is usually Wednesday. At the moment, Thursday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to South America?

At the moment, flights in the afternoon are likely to offer the best value for money for your South America trip. A flight at midday will more often than not be of higher cost.

Where are the most popular flight destinations in South America?

Brazil, Argentina, Peru, Chile and Ecuador are the most popular flight destinations in South America.

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