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

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The best prices from San Francisco to OR Tambo are usually found in February or March, booked 18 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)

SFO - JNB
Price
$846 - $1,522
JNB
Temperature
64.4 - 78.8 °F
JNB
Rainfall
0.2 - 5.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$846

From San Francisco to OR Tambo

One-way from

$703

One-way flight from San Francisco to OR Tambo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to OR Tambo?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to OR Tambo from San Francisco. Users have commonly found prices around $974 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $669. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 29% on flights from San Francisco to OR Tambo by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to OR Tambo in December, January 2021

The best prices found for SFO to JNB flights for December, January
16 Jan - 29 Jan
$850pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
7 Jan - 23 Jan
$854pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
22 Dec - 11 Jan
$860pp
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to OR Tambo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from San Francisco found for this year
22 Dec - 11 Jan
$860pp
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
27 Dec - 13 Jan
$880pp
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
20 Dec - 9 Jan
$889pp
SFO
San Francisco
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to OR Tambo

Late deals on round-trip flights to OR Tambo from San Francisco, departing today and this week
15 Dec - 22 Jan
$944pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
15 Dec - 21 Jan
$976pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
15 Dec - 24 Jan
$1,004pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to OR Tambo from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to OR Tambo
3:35 am - 4:25 am
Lufthansa
2 Stops
38h 50m
SFO - JNB
Lufthansa
$703
Ovago
6:00 am - 11:30 pm
SWISS
2 Stops
31h 30m
SFO - JNB
SWISS
$828
Flights by SU
11:10 am - 5:15 am
British Airways
1 Stop
32h 05m
SFO - JNB
British Airways
$943
Ovago

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to OR Tambo

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Johannesburg due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both San Francisco and Johannesburg for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from San Francisco to Johannesburg OR Tambo are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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, Emirates, and British Airways 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 OR Tambo for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to OR Tambo for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $757, but on average you can expect to pay $828.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to OR Tambo for under $800 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from San Francisco to OR Tambo, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to OR Tambo for under $1,000?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to OR Tambo within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

How popular is this flight route?

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

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Johannesburg?

Expected rainfall in San Francisco is more than in Johannesburg. You can expect this to be the case over the next 14 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 79 °F's in January, on average. The temperature in Johannesburg is generally hotter than in San Francisco. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to OR Tambo?

A quick flight from San Francisco to OR Tambo can take about 26h 35m. KLM provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $927. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Turkish Airlines, at $757, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Francisco to OR Tambo.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Cathay Pacific and Qatar Airways. Users have found that Turkish Airlines is 29% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Lufthansa, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $698. SWISS flights start at $828 while deals on British Airways start at $943 one-way.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to OR Tambo
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R15.18
Average temperature for December in OR Tambo
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for December in OR Tambo
5.9 ″

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Top 10 airlines 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.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
$700 $889 No cancel fee 71%
SWISS
$696 $939 No change fee 79%
Air France
$647 $990 No change fee 77%
Turkish Airlines
$797 $1,114 No cancel fee 77%
Brussels Airlines
$895 $1,174 No change fee N/A
British Airways
$786 $1,227 No cancel fee 70%
KLM
$827 $1,288 No change fee 75%
Air Canada
$801 $1,443 No cancel fee 67%
United Airlines
$901 $1,478 No cancel fee 69%
Cathay Pacific
$1,275 $1,584 No cancel fee 72%
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