Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2020
From Johannesburg to Rio de Janeiro
Cheapest prices for South America flights by month
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to South America is currently March; with December being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.
When is the best time to fly to South America?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
JNB - RIO
R9 542 - R18 904
25 - 31 °C
1 - 14 mm
March is typically the best time to fly to South America, but there are other times where great deals are available. February tends to be the warmest period in South America so if you are looking for sun or warmer climates then look to fly around this time. November is the wettest if you need to factor this in to your plans.
When is the best time to book flights to South America?
Booking 60 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to South America. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
Which day is cheapest to fly to South America?
Wednesday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to South America. Flying on Thursday will result in higher flight prices.
What time of day is cheapest to fly?
Flights at midday are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to South America. Flights in the morning are usually the most expensive.