Cheap flights from Detroit to South Africa from $661

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The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel from Detroit to South Africa.
View current South Africa travel restrictions

Flight information for Detroit to South Africa

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Detroit to South Africa
Best Price Found$893The best flight deal from Detroit to South Africa found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $893
Fastest flight time33h 15mThe fastest flight from Detroit to South Africa takes 33h 15m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Detroit to South Africa. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport - Cape Town Intl Airport, Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport - Durban King Shaka Intl Airport and Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport - Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport.

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Detroit to South Africa

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What is the cheapest airline that flies to South Africa from Detroit?

British Airways

British Airways, Delta, and KLM are the most popular carriers operating from Detroit to South Africa

What is the cheapest Detroit to South Africa flight route?

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Johannesburg OR Tambo

Fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Johannesburg OR Tambo for the best Detroit - South Africa flight prices


Easily compare round-trip flights from Detroit to South Africa

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Detroit to South Africa by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
Mar 9
DTW1:30 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
33h 40m
2 stops
JNB11:10 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
Mar 23
JNB4:10 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
29h 19m
2 stops
DTW9:29 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
Nov 13
DTW2:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
28h 20m
1 stop
JNB6:20 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Nov 21
JNB5:00 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
27h 19m
1 stop
DTW8:19 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Lufthansa
Dec 8
DTW8:45 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
36h 50m
2 stops
JNB9:35 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
Dec 23
JNB2:40 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
25h 45m
1 stop
DTW4:25 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Mar 31
DTW3:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
32h 20m
2 stops
JNB11:20 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Apr 30
JNB4:10 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
27h 00m
2 stops
DTW7:10 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Emirates
Feb 8
DTW2:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
44h 55m
2 stops
JNB10:55 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
Feb 12
JNB1:50 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
58h 50m
2 stops
DTW12:40 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
KLM
Nov 23
DTW9:45 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
24h 20m
2 stops
JNB10:05 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Oct 17
JNB7:10 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
49h 05m
2 stops
DTW8:15 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to South Africa

If you're looking for one-way flights from Detroit to South Africa, view some of our deals below provided by Emirates, Qatar Airways and United Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Dec 5
DTW1:54 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
57h 16m
2 stops
JNB11:10 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
Nov 27
DTW6:10 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
33h 50m
2 stops
JNB4:00 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
Nov 27
DTW2:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
28h 50m
3 stops
JNB6:50 amJohannesburg OR Tambo

Best airlines flying from Detroit to South Africa

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Detroit to South Africa with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
British Airways
PriceFrom $1,227
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.0
7.3

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.4

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.5

Food

Reviews

Delayed and heavy.

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $1,238
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.2
8.2

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

8.0

Food

Reviews

Great

1 / 10
KLM
PriceFrom $1,299
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.9
8.0

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.4

Crew

7.4

Entertainment

7.4

Food

Reviews

Great flight Will go again!

1 / 10

  • Are airlines flying from Detroit to South Africa offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Detroit to South Africa are adopting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are Delta, KLM, and British Airways. You can search for the full list of airlines like Delta that are offering this flexibility.


Can I fly to South Africa from Detroit right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Detroit to South Africa

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

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

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

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Can I fly back to Detroit from South Africa?

Returning to Detroit from South Africa

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

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

If you are planning to travel to South Africa at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

Alternative routes for Detroit to South Africa

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Detroit to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time33h 15m
Cheapest price$1,059