Cheap flights from South Africa to Thailand

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

To save up to 2% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 15 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from South Africa to Thailand from R9 752 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R10 090 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Thailand?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, October can be a great choice for travel to Thailand. Flights to Thailand from South Africa in October are about R9 274 on average during October, but can be found for as low as R7 101.

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Africa to Thailand (ZA - TH)?

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

Cheap flights from South Africa to Thailand in December, January 2021

The best prices found for South Africa to Thailand flights in December, January
Jan 13 - Jan 20
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

1 stop

17h 45m
BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

18h 00m
R5 463

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 12/3/21

Jan 29 - Feb 5
CPT

Cape Town Intl

BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

1 stop

19h 00m
BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

19h 35m
R6 009

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 12/3/21

Jan 31 - Feb 7
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

1 stop

24h 30m
BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

23h 55m
R6 073

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 12/2/21

South Africa to Thailand 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Thailand from South Africa found for this year
Dec 22 - Jan 14
CPT

Cape Town Intl

BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

1 stop

25h 15m
BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

19h 35m
R7 037

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 12/4/21

Dec 22 - Jan 14
CPT

Cape Town Intl

BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

1 stop

25h 15m
BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

19h 35m
R7 069

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 12/3/21

Dec 31 - Jan 4
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

HKT

Phuket City

1 stop

17h 30m
HKT

Phuket City

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

33h 05m
R7 599

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 12/2/21

Last-minute flights from South Africa to Thailand

Late deals on return flights to Thailand from South Africa, departing today and this week
Dec 12 - Dec 19
CPT

Cape Town Intl

BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

1 stop

39h 50m
BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

41h 35m
R14 042

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 12/4/21

Dec 11 - Apr 19
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

1 stop

38h 45m
BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 20m
R15 504

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 12/4/21

Dec 10 - Apr 17
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

1 stop

33h 10m
BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

28h 20m
R17 335

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/4/21

One-way flights to Thailand from South Africa

The cheapest one-way flights from South Africa to Thailand
Mar 14
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

1 stop

24h 30m
R5 479

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 12/5/21

Feb 15
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

1 stop

17h 30m
R5 495

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 12/4/21

Mar 15
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

BKK

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

1 stop

13h 55m
R5 928

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 12/5/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about South Africa to Thailand flights.

Which airlines flying from South Africa to Thailand have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Emirates, Qatar Airways, and Singapore Airlines flying from South Africa to Thailand have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from South Africa to Thailand for under R5 500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Africa to Thailand for under R5 500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just R5 446, but on average you can expect to pay R6 009.

Are there last-minute flights available from South Africa to Thailand for under R14 100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from South Africa to Thailand within the next 7 days for less than R14 100.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Qatar Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as R5 479. However, be on the lookout for offers from Singapore Airlines and Emirates, as they are both options that can get you from South Africa to Thailand for a low price.

Can I fly to Thailand from South Africa right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from South Africa to Thailand

Most visitors from South Africa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Thailand.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Thailand.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Thailand.

Documents
Thailand Pass - The Thailand Pass is a web-based system for Thai and foreign travelers to fill in their travel and health information and upload the related documents before travelling. This system is operational and will replace the COE system on 1 November, 2021. However, the COE will continue to be used for certain groups of travelers.

MorChana App - Alert application and contact tracing app to be used while in Thailand. Download via Apple Store or Google Play Store.


Can I fly back to South Africa from Thailand?

Returning to South Africa from Thailand

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Thailand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to South Africa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Thailand are not required to quarantine after entering South Africa.

Destination points for flights from South Africa to Thailand

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Top 10 airlines flying from South Africa to Thailand

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Africa to Thailand choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
CheapestR6 678
AverageR11 466
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
CheapestR6 759
AverageR9 247
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Kenya Airways
CheapestR6 908
AverageR12 644
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time82%
COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
CheapestR6 985
AverageR12 522
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
CheapestR7 061
AverageR12 255
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
CheapestR7 135
AverageR12 048
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Air China
CheapestR7 173
AverageR9 612
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
CheapestR7 759
AverageR12 464
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Egypt Air
CheapestR8 203
AverageR12 125
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Turkish Airlines
CheapestR10 760
AverageR20 164
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety