Cheap Tickets from South Africa

Cheap Flights from South Africa

If you are flying out of South Africa, you can save a bundle of money if you know some travel tips. On the Skyscanner flightspage, instead of entering a city or airport you want to fly from, enter "South Africa." Then click the box for "Add nearby airports." This will give you flights from all of South Africa.

Airports in South Africa

If you are flexible about which airport you fly from, you have a broad selection. You may fly out of Johannesburg, Bloemfontein, Durban, East London, George, Hoedspruit, Kimberley, Londolozi, Nelspruit, Ngala, Phalaborwa, Phinda, Pietermaritzburg, Plettenberg Bay, Polokwane, Port Elizabeth, Pretoria, Richards Bay, Sishen Skukuza, Ulusaba Umtata and Upington.

Be sure to click Add nearby airports when starting your search, so you can see all the flights available from all airports.

Destinations from South Africa

Another way to save money on flights is to click search everywhere when choosing your destination. This option will put the world at your fingertips. You can fly as locally as Cape Town or fly as far away as Germany, Hungary, Iceland or London. These are just a few examples of destinations you can fly to from South Africa.

Some flights are non-stop, while others have stops. If you leave the box unchecked for non-stop flights, you will have more options.

When to Fly

With so many departure locations and destinations available, you can save even more money by selecting the best times to fly. Use Skyscanner's month view tool to see the best months to fly and the best time in any given month.

Price Alerts

You may want to wait to plan your trip until the best price becomes available. You can set price alerts for fares out of South Africa. You will be notified when the price goes up or down for any flight you want.

Hotels and Car Rental

Once you book your flight, you can search for the best rates on hotels and car rentals. There is never any charge for these searches on Skyscanner, and you can save a lot of money by shopping around with our search tools.

]The Bottom Line

A savvy traveler can cut costs when booking trips from South Africa by taking advantage of the full range of tools available on Skyscanner. Start by finding the best prices on flights, then add hotel and car searches, and you can travel for cheaper than you may have imagined. 


Based on our website data, the most popular flights from South Africa are:


  • Flights from South Africa to the USA
  • Flights from South Africa to Ghana
  • Flights from South Africa to Madagascar

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