Cheap flights from Sydney to Africa

SYD — JNB
29 Jun — 6 Jul1
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How far in advance should I book a flight from Sydney to Africa?

Users have found that booking a flight from Sydney to Africa at least 52 days early can save you up to 3% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 52 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Sydney to Africa for as little as $2,276 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $2,381 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to Africa?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in August. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Africa. Flights to Africa from Sydney in February are about $2,314 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $1,688.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Africa (SYD - AF)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Sydney to Africa as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Africa in June, July 2022

The best prices found for SYD to Africa flights in June, July
22 Jul. - 8 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

33h 30m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

25h 05m
$1,994

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 21/6/22

23 Jul. - 20 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CAI

Cairo

2 stops

39h 00m
CAI

Cairo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

42h 15m
$2,050

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/6/22

16 Jul. - 14 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CAI

Cairo

2 stops

39h 00m
CAI

Cairo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

27h 50m
$2,062

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/6/22

Sydney to Africa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Africa from Sydney found for this year
28 Oct. - 10 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 15m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

37h 05m
$1,299

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 23/6/22

1 Nov. - 12 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

23h 15m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

36h 00m
$1,354

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 21/6/22

4 Nov. - 9 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

30h 10m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

36h 00m
$1,367

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 23/6/22

Cheap Singapore Airlines flights from Sydney to Africa

28 Oct. - 10 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 15m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

37h 05m
$1,299

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 23/6/22

1 Nov. - 12 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

23h 15m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

36h 00m
$1,354

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 21/6/22

16 Nov. - 30 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

26h 15m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

25h 40m
$1,491

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 21/6/22

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Sydney to Africa

28 Oct. - 10 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

11h 50m
$1,899

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 23/6/22

15 Oct. - 29 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

1 stop

25h 00m
CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

30h 15m
$2,182

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 22/6/22

5 Nov. - 28 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

22h 55m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

23h 25m
$2,523

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 23/6/22

Direct flights to Africa from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Africa direct flight deals
28 Oct. - 10 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

11h 50m
$1,899

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 23/6/22

14 Oct. - 4 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

11h 50m
$2,191

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 21/6/22

16 Aug. - 30 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

11h 45m
$2,256

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 22/6/22

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Africa

Late deals on return flights to Africa from Sydney, departing today and this week
3 Jul. - 1 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MRU

Port Louis Sir Seewoosagur Ram.

3 stops

36h 50m
MRU

Port Louis Sir Seewoosagur Ram.

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

32h 15m
$2,891

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 23/6/22

3 Jul. - 1 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MRU

Port Louis Sir Seewoosagur Ram.

2 stops

53h 20m
MRU

Port Louis Sir Seewoosagur Ram.

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

32h 15m
$3,384

Emirates

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Deal found 23/6/22

28 Jun. - 27 Apr.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

36h 00m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

24h 35m
$3,808

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/6/22

One-way flights to Africa from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Africa
8 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

3 stops

40h 35m
$738

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/6/22

28 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CAI

Cairo

2 stops

33h 40m
$841

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/6/22

27 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CAI

Cairo

2 stops

33h 40m
$879

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/6/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sydney to Africa flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Sydney to Africa?

Most people fly from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) if they book a flight from Sydney to Africa. Sydney Kingsford Smith is conveniently located just 7.5 km from Sydney’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Africa that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Emirates, Singapore Airlines, and Etihad Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Sydney to Africa for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Africa for under $1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Singapore Airlines for just $1,299, but on average you can expect to pay $1,601.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Africa for under $1,900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Sydney to Africa under $1,900. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Africa is less than $3,078.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Africa for under $2,900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sydney to Africa within the next 7 days for less than $2,900.

How popular is this Sydney to Africa flight route?

Within the past month, 4,252 users have taken a look at flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Africa.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sydney to Africa one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Sydney to Africa are Lufthansa ($998), Singapore Airlines ($1,114), and Etihad Airways ($1,116).

What are the most popular routes from Sydney to Africa?

While some choose either Sydney Kingsford Smith - Johannesburg OR Tambo or Sydney Kingsford Smith - Cape Town Intl, Sydney Kingsford Smith - Cairo is the most popular route from Sydney to Africa.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Sydney to Africa?

Before booking your flight from Sydney to Africa, check out the most popular airlines for this route: British Airways, Emirates or Etihad Airways.

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Africa?

While on average a flight from Sydney to Africa is generally $4,109, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $1,367. When looking at the most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Cairo), you can expect to pay $1,685 for that flight.

Top 5 airlines flying from Sydney to Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to Africa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Singapore AirlinesCheapest$1,075Average$1,631FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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South AfricanCheapest$1,105Average$1,778FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest$1,154Average$1,845FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Cathay PacificCheapest$1,189Average$1,718FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest$1,261Average$2,307FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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