Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to OR Tambo (JNB)

SFO — JNB
Sep 27 — Oct 41

The best prices from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo are usually found in October or February, booked 14 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco (SFO) to OR Tambo (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to JNB flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to OR Tambo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in OR Tambo.

SFO - JNB

Price

$988 - $1,567

JNB

Temperature

50 - 68 °F

JNB

Rainfall

0 - 4.7 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Round-trip from$988From San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo
One-way from$619One-way flight from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 21% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 14 days in advance, which can save you up to 11% on flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 14 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 $1,153. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,362.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from San Francisco average $1,154. You can even find prices in October for less than $1,154, as users have found deals to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from as low as $865. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from San Francisco. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 35%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (SFO - JNB)?

When flying from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 29% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to OR Tambo in September, October 2022

The best prices found for SFO to JNB flights for September, October
Oct 29 - Nov 11
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

36h 35m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 30m
$999

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 20/9/22

Oct 29 - Nov 13
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

36h 35m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

30h 55m
$1,008

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 20/9/22

Oct 30 - Nov 11
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 10m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 30m
$1,051

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 20/9/22

San Francisco to OR Tambo 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from San Francisco found for this year
Nov 14 - Nov 23
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 10m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 30m
$858

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 19/9/22

Nov 17 - Nov 28
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 10m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 30m
$888

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 20/9/22

Nov 6 - Nov 17
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 10m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

30h 55m
$917

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 22/9/22

Cheap Kenya Airways flights from San Francisco to OR Tambo

Jan 31 - Feb 14
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

31h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

40h 17m
$935

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 22/9/22

Jan 31 - Feb 14
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

39h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

35h 02m
$936

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 20/9/22

Jan 31 - Feb 14
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

32h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

40h 17m
$971

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 21/9/22

Cheap SWISS flights from San Francisco to OR Tambo

Nov 6 - Nov 17
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

34h 20m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

29h 55m
$1,118

SWISS

Pick Dates

Deal found 22/9/22

Feb 5 - Feb 20
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

53h 15m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

29h 55m
$1,122

SWISS

Pick Dates

Deal found 22/9/22

Last minute flights from San Francisco to OR Tambo

Late deals on return flights to OR Tambo from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Sep 27 - Oct 4
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

40h 20m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

35h 06m
$1,163

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 20/9/22

Sep 27 - Oct 4
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

31h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

31h 25m
$1,182

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 20/9/22

Sep 27 - Oct 20
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

43h 25m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

33h 00m
$1,236

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 20/9/22

One-way flights to OR Tambo from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to OR Tambo
Mar 8
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

34h 40m
$574

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 20/9/22

Mar 8
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

40h 00m
$619

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 21/9/22

Mar 8
SFO

San Francisco

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 00m
$650

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 20/9/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to OR Tambo flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo?

San Francisco (SFO), located 11.8 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo. 18 airlines have flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo on a regular basis. Booking flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Johannesburg OR Tambo per day.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, United Airlines, and Turkish Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $858, but on average you can expect to pay $949.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under $1,200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport within the next 7 days for less than $1,200.

How popular is this San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo have been viewed 32 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport round-trip?

Currently priced at $858, Turkish Airlines will fly you from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport and back. In addition to Turkish Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Kenya Airways and Iberia - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $935 and $1,071, respectively. These flights start at 25% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport are Etihad Airways ($574), Turkish Airlines ($650), and SWISS ($681).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

When booking a flight from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, you may want to consider flying on Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or Air Canada as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

While on average a flight from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport is generally $3,026, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $720. When looking at the most popular route, (San Francisco - Johannesburg OR Tambo), you can expect to pay $858 for that flight.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to OR Tambo

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Oakland to OR Tambofrom $1,247 pp
Santa Ana to OR Tambofrom $1,323 pp
San Diego to OR Tambofrom $1,335 pp
Burbank to OR Tambofrom $1,343 pp

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to OR Tambo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to OR Tambo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$798Average$1,187FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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KLMCheapest$800Average$1,235FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapest$801Average$1,443FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest$816Average$968FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest$879Average$1,377FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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Air FranceCheapest$883Average$1,206FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapest$908Average$1,233FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$911Average$1,183FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapest$948Average$1,300FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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