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The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel to South Africa.

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Cheapest flights to cities in South Africa

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Johannesburg
Johannesburg

Useful information for your flight to South Africa

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to South Africa

What are the most popular cities to visit in South Africa?

Some of the world’s most well-traveled cities are in South Africa. The most popular city to travel to in South Africa is Johannesburg, which momondo users choose as their landing destination 901% more often than other cities. The next most popular cities in South Africa are Cape Town and Durban.

What popular landmarks are in South Africa?

South Africa is full of notable places to explore, many with significant historical value to the region and the world. Some of the most popular landmarks in South Africa are Camps Bay Beach, Pilanesberg National Park, Umhlanga Rocks Beach, and Montecasino, among many more.

What is the best airport to land at to visit Camps Bay Beach?

The closest airport to Camps Bay Beach is Cape Town Airport, which is located in Cape Town. If you plan on visiting or staying in this area, landing at Cape Town Airport will be your best bet.

What is the cheapest flight to South Africa?

The cheapest flights to South Africa recently found by momondo users are $24 with British Airways, $48 with South African, and $52 with FlySafair.


What are the current travel restrictions for South Africa?

Entry restrictions

South Africa has restarted commercial flights into the country. International air travel is restricted to the following airports: OR Tambo International Airport, King Shaka International Airport, Cape Town International Airport.

Entry requirements

Travelers must have a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken within 72 hours prior to departure. Travelers will need to provide proof of accommodation upon arrival in case they need to self-isolate during their trip. Travelers must have a medical travel insurance with international coverage that covers COVID-19 before traveling. Travelers must complete and produce an online travel health questionnaire on your personal device before arriving in South Africa. The questionnaire is available from the South Africa Department of Health website.

Quarantine requirements

Travelers arriving in South Africa are subject to medical screening. Travelers who are symptomatic or been in contact with an infected person, they will be required to take a mandatory COVID-19 test, at their own expense. If the test is positive, they are subject to 10-day quarantine at a government-appointed facility, at their own expense. Travelers without a valid medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test results are subject to quarantine at a government-appointed facility, at their own expense.

Transiting rules

Travelers transiting through South Africa must have a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken within 72 hours prior to departure.

All other info

The government of South Africa has allowed foreign nationals with expired visas and permits to legally remain in South Africa until March 31, 2021 without being declared as undesirable when leaving.

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.


Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit South Africa? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in the country
Johannesburg

Johannesburg Art Gallery
Sandton Convention Centre
Montecasino
Topstar Screen and City View
Absa Art Gallery
Cape Town

Greenmarket Square
Castle of Good Hope
Newlands Stadium
Kalk Bay Beach
Iziko Old Town House Museum
Durban

Moses Mabhida Stadium
Phezulu Safari Beach
uShaka Marine World
Kwa Muhle Museum
South Beach
Port Elizabeth

Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
Hobie Beach
King's Beach
Humewood Beach
Summerstrand Beach
Hoedspruit

Echo Caves
Khamai Reptile Centre
Nelspruit

Sudwala Caves
Mbombela Stadium
East London

Eastern Beach
Nahoon Beach
Bonza Bay Beach
Bloemfontein

Free State Stadium
Mangaung Oval
Oliewne Art Gallery
National Women's Monument and War Museum
Freshford House Museum
Kimberley

Big Hole
De Beers Diamond Oval
Vaalbos National Park
Magersfontein Battlefield
Kimberley Mine Museum Village

Recent flights found to popular cities in South Africa

Find flights to these popular cities in South Africa from your nearest airport.
British Airways
British Airways
May 7
JNB
2h 10m
CPT
British Airways
May 9
CPT
2h 00m
JNB
$80
British Airways
British Airways
May 13
JNB
2h 10m
CPT
British Airways
May 16
CPT
2h 00m
JNB
$81
British Airways
British Airways
Jun 11
JNB
2h 10m
CPT
British Airways
Jun 27
CPT
2h 00m
JNB
$82
Kulula
Kulula
Apr 21
JNB
2h 10m
CPT
Kulula
Apr 24
CPT
2h 10m
JNB
$85
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 11
JNB
2h 10m
CPT
British Airways
Mar 13
CPT
2h 00m
JNB
$87
British Airways
British Airways
May 1
JNB
2h 10m
CPT
British Airways
May 8
CPT
2h 00m
JNB
$88
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 30
JNB
2h 10m
CPT
British Airways
Apr 13
CPT
2h 00m
JNB
$89
British Airways
British Airways
May 1
JNB
2h 10m
CPT
British Airways
May 8
CPT
2h 00m
JNB
$90
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Apr 29
JNB
2h 10m
CPT
British Airways
May 6
CPT
2h 00m
JNB
$93
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Mar 27
JNB
2h 10m
CPT
Cemair
Apr 12
CPT
2h 00m
JNB
$94
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Mar 12
JNB
2h 10m
CPT
British Airways
Mar 15
CPT
2h 00m
JNB
$95
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 11
JNB
2h 10m
CPT
British Airways
Mar 14
CPT
2h 00m
JNB
$96
FlySafair
FlySafair
Mar 11
JNB
1h 10m
DUR
FlySafair
Mar 15
DUR
1h 10m
JNB
$54
FlySafair
FlySafair
Mar 26
JNB
1h 10m
DUR
FlySafair
Mar 28
DUR
1h 10m
JNB
$56
FlySafair
FlySafair
Mar 21
JNB
1h 10m
DUR
FlySafair
Mar 28
DUR
1h 10m
JNB
$57
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Mar 26
JNB
1h 05m
DUR
FlySafair
Mar 28
DUR
1h 10m
JNB
$61
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 20
JNB
1h 05m
DUR
British Airways
Mar 27
DUR
1h 05m
JNB
$65
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 9
JNB
1h 05m
DUR
British Airways
Mar 27
DUR
1h 05m
JNB
$66
British Airways
British Airways
Apr 2
JNB
1h 05m
DUR
British Airways
Apr 5
DUR
1h 05m
JNB
$67
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Apr 2
JNB
1h 05m
DUR
FlySafair
Apr 2
DUR
1h 10m
JNB
$68
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 20
JNB
1h 05m
DUR
British Airways
Mar 28
DUR
1h 05m
JNB
$69
British Airways
British Airways
Apr 2
JNB
1h 05m
DUR
British Airways
Apr 4
DUR
1h 05m
JNB
$70
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 31
JNB
1h 05m
DUR
British Airways
Apr 4
DUR
1h 05m
JNB
$71
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Mar 19
JNB
1h 05m
DUR
FlySafair
Mar 21
DUR
1h 10m
JNB
$73

Flights to Port Elizabeth

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FlySafair
FlySafair
Mar 24
JNB
1h 45m
PLZ
FlySafair
Mar 28
PLZ
1h 40m
JNB
$88
FlySafair
FlySafair
Mar 24
JNB
1h 45m
PLZ
FlySafair
Mar 28
PLZ
1h 40m
JNB
$90
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 12
JNB
1h 40m
PLZ
British Airways
Mar 15
PLZ
1h 35m
JNB
$93
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 26
JNB
1h 40m
PLZ
British Airways
Mar 28
PLZ
1h 35m
JNB
$94
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 24
JNB
1h 40m
PLZ
British Airways
Mar 29
PLZ
1h 35m
JNB
$95
British Airways
British Airways
Jun 19
JNB
1h 40m
PLZ
British Airways
Jun 27
PLZ
1h 35m
JNB
$96
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 13
JNB
1h 40m
PLZ
British Airways
Mar 21
PLZ
1h 35m
JNB
$106
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 18
JNB
1h 40m
PLZ
British Airways
Mar 20
PLZ
1h 35m
JNB
$107
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 31
JNB
1h 40m
PLZ
British Airways
Apr 4
PLZ
1h 35m
JNB
$119
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 27
JNB
1h 40m
PLZ
British Airways
Apr 7
PLZ
3h 10m
JNB
$121
British Airways
British Airways
Apr 24
JNB
1h 40m
PLZ
British Airways
May 1
PLZ
3h 10m
JNB
$122
British Airways
British Airways
Mar 24
JNB
1h 40m
PLZ
British Airways
Mar 29
PLZ
3h 10m
JNB
$123
Cemair
Cemair
Mar 17
JNB
0h 55m
HDS
Cemair
Mar 19
HDS
0h 55m
JNB
$189
Cemair
Cemair
Apr 5
JNB
0h 55m
HDS
Cemair
Apr 8
HDS
0h 55m
JNB
$190
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Apr 5
JNB
0h 55m
HDS
Multiple Airlines
Apr 8
HDS
18h 05m
JNB
$437
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Mar 17
JNB
0h 55m
HDS
Airlink
Mar 19
HDS
7h 45m
JNB
$441
Airlink
Airlink
May 24
JNB
23h 00m
HDS
Airlink
Jun 23
HDS
1h 00m
JNB
$499
Airlink
Airlink
May 24
JNB
7h 00m
HDS
Airlink
Jun 23
HDS
1h 00m
JNB
$500
Airlink
Airlink
May 24
JNB
6h 10m
HDS
Airlink
Jun 23
HDS
1h 00m
JNB
$502
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Apr 5
JNB
6h 50m
HDS
Cemair
Apr 8
HDS
0h 55m
JNB
$538
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Mar 17
JNB
0h 55m
HDS
Airlink
Mar 19
HDS
26h 35m
JNB
$539
Airlink
Airlink
May 24
JNB
0h 55m
HDS
Airlink
Jun 23
HDS
29h 55m
JNB
$598
Airlink
Airlink
May 24
JNB
21h 25m
HDS
Airlink
Jun 23
HDS
1h 00m
JNB
$599
Airlink
Airlink
May 24
JNB
21h 25m
HDS
Airlink
Jun 23
HDS
1h 00m
JNB
$603

Cheapest flight routes to South Africa

These routes have the cheapest flights to South Africa found by momondo users in United States
Departing Destination Best Price
Chicago Johannesburg $673
Washington Johannesburg $699
New York Cape Town $700
Newark Johannesburg $716
Boston Johannesburg $742
Los Angeles Johannesburg $743
Houston Johannesburg $803
Atlanta Cape Town $822
San Francisco Johannesburg $823
Seattle Johannesburg $828

Popular routes landing in South Africa

Compare flights to and from the nearest airports to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Johannesburg to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 10m
Cheapest price
$70
Durban to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 20m
Cheapest price
$185
Chicago to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
20h 20m
Cheapest price
$673
Washington to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
20h 05m
Cheapest price
$699
New York to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time
20h 15m
Cheapest price
$700
Newark to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
18h 35m
Cheapest price
$716
Boston to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
18h 45m
Cheapest price
$742
Los Angeles to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
26h 50m
Cheapest price
$743
Houston to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
26h 55m
Cheapest price
$803
Atlanta to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time
29h 50m
Cheapest price
$822
San Francisco to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
26h 50m
Cheapest price
$823
Seattle to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
26h 45m
Cheapest price
$828
Miami to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
25h 15m
Cheapest price
$856
Salt Lake City to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
32h 10m
Cheapest price
$873
St. Louis to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
20h 21m
Cheapest price
$876
Phoenix to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
25h 35m
Cheapest price
$896
Denver to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
31h 55m
Cheapest price
$896
Dallas to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
25h 57m
Cheapest price
$904
Baltimore to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
26h 35m
Cheapest price
$935
Austin to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time
24h 45m
Cheapest price
$966
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