Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 20% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from South Africa to Switzerland 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R10 150, or R12 263 for flights within the next 24 hours.
Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Switzerland from South Africa. Users have commonly found prices around R9 807 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R8 206. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.
Yes, there are multiple flights from South Africa to Switzerland for under R6 124. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SWISS for just R4 731, but on average you can expect to pay R5 144.
Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways and Alitalia are some airlines that have done so. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from South Africa to Switzerland are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.
Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Emirates, Kenya Airways, and Qatar Airways flying from South Africa to Switzerland have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.
Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from South Africa to Switzerland under R6 124. A good price for a direct flight from South Africa to Switzerland is less than R8 313.
There are currently 20+ open flights from South Africa to Switzerland within the next 7 days for less than R6 124.
The most popular flight routes from South Africa to Switzerland are Johannesburg OR Tambo - Zurich, Johannesburg OR Tambo - Geneva Geneve-Cointrin and Cape Town Intl - Zurich.
A quick flight from South Africa to Switzerland can take about 10h 40m. SWISS provides one of the quickest options available for as low as R4 731. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.
Our cheapest airline available from South Africa to Switzerland is SWISS. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as R4 731 on this airline.
To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with KLM, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at R5 497. Turkish Airlines flights start at R5 895 while deals on Air France start at R6 094 one-way.