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Auckland (AKL) to South Africa

All the information you need to plan the best AKL to JNB flight in 2021: compare Auckland to South Africa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in South Africa.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Auckland to South Africa?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 11% on flights from Auckland to South Africa compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,647. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,740.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to South Africa from Auckland average $1,505. You can even find prices in May for less than $1,505, as users have found deals to South Africa from as low as $1,168. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to South Africa from Auckland. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 49%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to South Africa (AKL - ZA0)?

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

Cheap flights from Auckland to South Africa in September, October 2021

The best prices found for AKL to South Africa flights in September, October
30 Sep - 7 Oct
$1,457pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
6 Oct - 13 Oct
$1,525pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
30 Sep - 7 Oct
$1,564pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl

Auckland Intl to South Africa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from Auckland found for this year
30 Sep - 7 Oct
$1,457pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
6 Oct - 13 Oct
$1,525pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
15 Sep - 21 Sep
$1,554pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl

Last-minute flights from Auckland to South Africa

Late deals on return flights to South Africa from Auckland, departing today and this week
24 Sep - 1 Oct
$1,728pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
24 Sep - 1 Oct
$2,432pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
24 Sep - 1 Oct
$2,604pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl

One-way flights to South Africa from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to South Africa
11:10 - 02:10
Singapore Airlines
1 stop
50h 00m
AKL - JNB
Singapore Airlines
16:10 - 07:15
Qatar Airways
2 stops
50h 05m
AKL - CPT
Qatar Airways
$1,026
Travelgenio
13:15 - 06:45
Emirates
2 stops
52h 30m
AKL - CPT
Emirates
$1,106
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Flight FAQs

From Auckland to South Africa

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

If you book a flight to South Africa from Auckland, you will be flying from Auckland Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Auckland Intl (AKL) is located 17.9 km from the centre of Auckland.

Which airlines flying from Auckland Intl to South Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Auckland Intl to South Africa to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Auckland Intl to South Africa. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to South Africa for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $1,457, but on average you can expect to pay $1,699.

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to South Africa for under $1,800?

There are currently 4+ open flights from Auckland to South Africa within the next 7 days for less than $1,800.

How popular is this Auckland to South Africa flight route?

The Auckland Intl to South Africa flight path was viewed by 6,076 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 Auckland to South Africa one-way?

$651 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Qatar Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Emirates and Singapore Airlines, with prices starting from $798 and $960, respectively.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to South Africa from Auckland?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Auckland Intl to South Africa

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Auckland Intl 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.


Do I need a test to fly back to Auckland from South Africa?

Returning to Auckland Intl from South Africa

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

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

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Destination points for flights from Auckland to South Africa

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Destination information for South Africa

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Auckland to South Africa.
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Airports servicing Auckland

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Bloemfontein Intl (BFN)
Cape Town (CPT)
Durban (DUR)
East London (ELS)
George (GRJ)
Sabi Sabi (GSS)

Top 10 airlines flying from Auckland Intl to South Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Auckland to South Africa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
$623 $1,066 No cancel fee 81%
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Ethiopian Air
$1,145 $1,195 No cancel fee 72%
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Qatar Airways
$805 $1,210 No cancel fee 68%
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Etihad Airways
$807 $1,241 No cancel fee 75%
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Qantas Airways
$870 $1,285 No cancel fee 74%
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Emirates
$760 $1,324 No cancel fee 75%
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Cathay Pacific
$930 $1,361 No cancel fee 72%
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South African
$1,083 $1,543 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by South African. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Air China
$862 $1,625 No cancel fee 67%
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Air New Zealand
$1,349 $1,684 No cancel fee 78%
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