Cheap flights from Sydney to South Africa

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16 Aug — 23 Aug1
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How far in advance should I book a flight from Sydney to South Africa?

To save on the cost of your flight from Sydney to South Africa, book at least 17 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 5% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $2,076 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $2,234.

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

Flights from Sydney to South Africa lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from Sydney to South Africa in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,373.

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

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

Cheap flights from Sydney to South Africa in August, September 2022

The best prices found for SYD to South Africa flights in August, September
10 Sep. - 28 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

41h 25m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

22h 00m
$2,046

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

10 Sep. - 28 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

41h 25m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

22h 00m
$2,172

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

5 Sep. - 7 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

41h 25m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

37h 40m
$2,175

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Sydney to South Africa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from Sydney found for this year
7 Nov. - 21 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

43h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

35h 25m
$1,492

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

1 Nov. - 9 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

43h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

35h 25m
$1,524

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

7 Nov. - 21 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

43h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

35h 25m
$1,528

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Cheap Etihad Airways flights from Sydney to South Africa

7 Nov. - 21 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

43h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

35h 25m
$1,492

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

1 Nov. - 9 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

43h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

35h 25m
$1,524

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

7 Nov. - 21 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

43h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

35h 25m
$1,528

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Cheap Singapore Airlines flights from Sydney to South Africa

12 Nov. - 20 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

25h 10m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

22h 15m
$1,557

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

7 Nov. - 24 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

20h 00m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

37h 05m
$1,574

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

2 Nov. - 10 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

23h 15m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

22h 15m
$1,586

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Direct flights to South Africa from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to South Africa direct flight deals
1 Nov. - 9 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 00m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

11h 50m
$1,965

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

2 Nov. - 8 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 00m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

11h 50m
$1,980

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

2 Nov. - 10 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 00m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

11h 50m
$2,029

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Last-minute flights from Sydney to South Africa

Late deals on return flights to South Africa from Sydney, departing today and this week
17 Aug. - 6 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

31h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

32h 25m
$2,383

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

17 Aug. - 8 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

37h 40m
$2,405

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

17 Aug. - 8 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

25h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

37h 40m
$2,421

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

One-way flights to South Africa from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to South Africa
6 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

25h 10m
$832

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

7 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

43h 30m
$907

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

7 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

43h 30m
$953

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Located just 7.5 km from the city centre, Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) is the airport most travellers will use when flying to South Africa from Sydney.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Singapore Airlines, Qantas Airways, and South African flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to South Africa have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Sydney to South Africa for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to South Africa for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Etihad Airways for just $1,492, but on average you can expect to pay $1,608.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to South Africa for under $2,000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Sydney to South Africa under $2,000. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to South Africa is less than $2,297.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to South Africa for under $2,400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sydney to South Africa within the next 7 days for less than $2,400.

How popular is this Sydney to South Africa flight route?

This flight path from Sydney Kingsford Smith to South Africa was viewed by 4,252 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Etihad Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $832. Users have also found prices from $1,042 and $1,121 on Qatar Airways and Singapore Airlines, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Sydney to South Africa?

When deciding which route to take from Sydney to South Africa, consider Sydney Kingsford Smith - Johannesburg OR Tambo, Sydney Kingsford Smith - Cape Town Intl or Sydney Kingsford Smith - Port Elizabeth, as they are the most popular.

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

British Airways, Emirates and Etihad Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Sydney to South Africa.

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to South Africa?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Sydney to South Africa? While on average our users pay $3,741, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $1,145. The most popular route (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Johannesburg OR Tambo), is priced around $1,492.

Destination points for flights from Sydney to South Africa

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Top 8 airlines flying from Sydney to South Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to South Africa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
South AfricanCheapest$1,085Average$1,754FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest$1,155Average$1,665FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Cathay PacificCheapest$1,167Average$1,745FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest$1,244Average$2,444FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapest$1,301Average$2,077FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Singapore AirlinesCheapest$1,312Average$1,858FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,621Average$2,215FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$1,664Average$2,341FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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