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Cheap flights from South Africa to Australia

JNB — SYD
29 May — 5 Jun1
1 adult
Wed 29/5
Wed 5/6

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

Find a great deal and save up to 23% by booking at least 30 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from South Africa to Australia within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £1,116.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Australia. Flights to Australia from South Africa in March are about £991 on average during March, but can be found for as low as £700.

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Africa to Australia (ZA - AU)?

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

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  • What does JNB to SYD mean?

    Great question - JNB to SYD just means Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights! Melbourne Airport (MEL), Brisbane Airport (BNE), Perth Airport (PER), Adelaide Airport (ADL), Coolangatta Gold Coast Airport (OOL) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Can I find deals for flights from South Africa to Australia that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your South Africa to Australia flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from South Africa to Australia with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter South Africa to Australia flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from South Africa to Australia that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on South Africa to Australia flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from South Africa to Australia?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from South Africa to Australia.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from South Africa to Australia?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from South Africa to Australia by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from South Africa to Australia that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from South Africa to Australia offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from South Africa to Australia?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on South Africa to Australia flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • When is the best time to book a flight from South Africa to Australia?

    Currently, May is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from South Africa to Australia (average of £989). Flying from South Africa to Australia in July is currently the most expensive (average of £1,588). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 6 airlines flying from South Africa to Australia

Discover the top 6 airlines that operate flights from South Africa to Australia. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 863,891 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
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South AfricanCheapest£457Average£492FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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Singapore AirlinesCheapest£673Average£1,036FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest£715Average£924FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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EmiratesCheapest£719Average£987FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest£740Average£766FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest£811Average£1,353FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Hourly flight availability from South Africa to Australia

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