Cheap flights from Washington to South Africa

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The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel from Washington to South Africa.
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Flight information for Washington to South Africa

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Washington to South Africa
Best Price Found$697The best flight deal from Washington to South Africa found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $697
Fastest flight time18h 20mThe fastest flight from Washington to South Africa takes 18h 20m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Washington to South Africa. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Washington Dulles Intl Airport - Sun City Pilansberg Airport, Washington Dulles Intl Airport - Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport and Washington Dulles Intl Airport - Cape Town Intl Airport.

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

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

SWISS

American Airlines, British Airways, and Ethiopian Air are the most popular carriers operating from Washington to South Africa

What is the cheapest Washington to South Africa flight route?

Washington Dulles Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo

Fly from Washington Dulles Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo for the best Washington - South Africa flight prices


Easily compare round-trip flights from Washington 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 Washington to South Africa by changing tabs
Ethiopian Air
Nov 3
IAD7:00 amWashington Dulles Intl
20h 05m
1 stop
JNB3:05 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Nov 21
JNB9:10 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
25h 05m
2 stops
IAD10:15 amWashington Dulles Intl
Ethiopian Air
Oct 9
IAD7:00 amWashington Dulles Intl
34h 55m
1 stop
JNB5:55 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
Oct 16
JNB10:25 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
24h 15m
2 stops
IAD10:40 amWashington Dulles Intl
Ethiopian Air
Sep 30
IAD7:00 amWashington Dulles Intl
34h 55m
1 stop
JNB5:55 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
Oct 12
JNB10:25 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
24h 15m
2 stops
IAD10:40 amWashington Dulles Intl
Ethiopian Air
Oct 1
IAD7:00 amWashington Dulles Intl
20h 05m
1 stop
JNB3:05 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Oct 23
JNB7:30 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
39h 10m
2 stops
IAD10:40 amWashington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
Oct 20
IAD7:15 pmWashington Dulles Intl
29h 05m
1 stop
JNB12:20 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Nov 17
JNB2:20 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
30h 25m
1 stop
IAD8:45 pmWashington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
Oct 20
IAD7:15 pmWashington Dulles Intl
29h 05m
1 stop
JNB12:20 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Nov 17
JNB2:20 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
30h 25m
1 stop
IAD8:45 pmWashington Dulles Intl

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

If you're looking for one-way flights from Washington to South Africa, view some of our deals below provided by Kenya Airways, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines
Kenya Airways
Oct 10
IAD6:02 amWashington Dulles Intl
24h 18m
2 stops
JNB6:20 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
Oct 13
IAD7:15 pmWashington Dulles Intl
29h 05m
1 stop
JNB12:20 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
Oct 14
IAD7:15 pmWashington Dulles Intl
29h 05m
1 stop
JNB12:20 amJohannesburg OR Tambo

Search last-minute flights to South Africa from Washington

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from Washington to South Africa
Ethiopian Air
Sep 27
IAD7:00 amWashington Dulles Intl
20h 05m
1 stop
JNB3:05 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Oct 3
JNB10:25 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
24h 15m
2 stops
IAD10:40 amWashington Dulles Intl
Ethiopian Air
Sep 27
IAD7:00 amWashington Dulles Intl
20h 45m
1 stop
CPT3:45 amCape Town Intl
Oct 2
CPT10:35 amCape Town Intl
24h 05m
2 stops
IAD10:40 amWashington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
Sep 30
IAD7:05 pmWashington Dulles Intl
22h 50m
1 stop
JNB5:55 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
Oct 28
JNB9:50 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
24h 55m
1 stop
IAD10:45 amWashington Dulles Intl
Qatar Airways
Sep 30
IAD7:05 pmWashington Dulles Intl
22h 50m
1 stop
JNB5:55 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
Nov 1
JNB4:25 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
26h 45m
1 stop
IAD7:10 pmWashington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Sep 30
DCA4:45 amWashington Reagan-National
27h 00m
1 stop
JNB7:45 amJohannesburg OR Tambo
Oct 6
JNB4:00 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
22h 44m
1 stop
DCA2:44 pmWashington Reagan-National
SWISS
Sep 30
IAD2:15 pmWashington Dulles Intl
32h 55m
2 stops
JNB11:10 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
Oct 12
JNB3:25 pmJohannesburg OR Tambo
24h 50m
2 stops
IAD4:15 pmWashington Dulles Intl

Best airlines flying from Washington to South Africa

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Washington to South Africa with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
SWISS
PriceFrom $531
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.5
8.7

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.9

Crew

8.0

Entertainment

8.4

Food

Reviews

Great flight

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $535
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.3

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.4

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Food

Reviews

Great

1 / 10
Lufthansa
PriceFrom $585
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.4
7.7

Boarding

7.5

Comfort

8.0

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

7.2

Food

Reviews

My luggage got delayed, trying to reach out the airline and no updates for me where my luggage is and when it will be delivered to me.

1 / 10
Austrian Airlines
PriceFrom $589
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.3

Boarding

7.6

Comfort

7.8

Crew

6.7

Entertainment

7.0

Food

Reviews

Austrian changed the times on the connections resulting in longer layovers. Old airplane not friendly service

1 / 10
Ethiopian Air
PriceFrom $679
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.3

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.5

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

8.1

Food

Reviews

On the way in they had vegetarian options but nothing but meat options on the way back. I totally forgot to ask for vegetarian meals when booking my flight, but luckily there were enough items to get me through the flights. A wonderful flight and crew.

1 / 10
KLM
PriceFrom $694
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.9
8.0

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.4

Crew

7.5

Entertainment

7.5

Food

Reviews

Great flight Will go again!

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $707
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Flight attendant for first class is definitely not a morning person. Oh and the WiFi DID NOT WORK!

1 / 10
Turkish Airlines
PriceFrom $709
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.1
8.0

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.1

Crew

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Food

Reviews

Pros: nothing.

Cons: everything.

1 / 10
British Airways
PriceFrom $730
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.0
7.3

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.4

Crew

6.5

Entertainment

6.5

Food

Reviews

Kayak cancelled my return flight without notifying me. Fortunately, British Airways got me on the same flight with modified connections.

1 / 10
South African
PriceFrom $734
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.1
8.2

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.4

Crew

8.0

Entertainment

7.8

Food

Reviews

Pros: Beef for lunch

Cons: The wine, the eggs and the bathroom never clean

1 / 4

  • Which airlines flying from Washington to South Africa have COVID-19 safety policies in place?

    Etihad Airways has implemented additional safety measures to accommodate travelers. When flying from Washington to South Africa, expect masks to be provided - they are required onboard. Aircrafts are also being cleaned thoroughly with enhanced products regularly. Additional policies include the installation of HEPA filters and pre-flight testing. Some airlines are even offering socially-distanced seating for a limited time. Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Washington 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 South African, Delta, and Lufthansa. You can search for the full list of airlines like South African that are offering this flexibility.


Can I fly to South Africa from Washington right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Washington to South Africa

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington 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 Washington from South Africa?

Returning to Washington 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 Washington.

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

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 Washington to South Africa

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Washington to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time20h 45m
Cheapest price$780