Cheap flights to Pretoria, South Africa

Jul 16 — Jul 231

Flights to Pretoria in 2024

Find the latest flights to Pretoria in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,800,118 searches and data was last updated on July 11, 2024.

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Temperature and rainfall in Pretoria by month

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50 - 68 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Pretoria, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 73.4 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of June, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 53.6 F).

When is the best time to book a flight to Pretoria?

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To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Pretoria, you should look to book at least 20 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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Pretoria is the administrative capital of South Africa and the site of the famous Union Buildings, where Nelson Mandela was sworn in as President after the country’s first democratic elections in 1994. The Union Buildings were designed by Sir Herbert Baker and they are sited in spectacular gardens. Freedom Park on the outskirts of the city has a museum which celebrates the history of Africa. Freedom Park also features a garden of remembrance, commemorating all of those who lost their lives while fighting for a free South Africa. Nearby the Voortrekker Monument celebrates a key moment in the history of white Afrikaners. In the city center, the Melrose House Museum is where the peace treaty ending the Anglo-Boer war was signed in 1902. Nearby, the Pretoria Art Museum has a wide range of exhibits ranging from the apartheid years to contemporary art. The city is home to South Africa’s State Theater which has a world-class programme of plays, ballet and classical music. The Zoological Gardens are among the finest in South Africa. Just outside the city, the Groenkloof Nature Reserve offers the opportunity to see animals such as antelope and giraffe in the wild. One unusual experience is to take a restored steam train journey around the city. The steam train also takes visitors to the village of Cullinan where the world’s largest diamond was found. 

Best Time to Fly to Pretoria, South Africa

From December to February, the weather is pleasantly hot, with refreshing thundershowers in the late afternoon. Some travellers prefer the shoulder seasons from March to May and September to November when warm temperatures are ideal for exploring the city. From June to August temperatures are cooler in the evenings, while the days are generally clear and warm. The Pretoria Show in September is one of South Africa’s largest agricultural shows. In October the Jacaranda Festival celebrates the city’s famous jacaranda trees in spectacular full bloom. An antiques fair in December is a popular attraction.

Getting around Pretoria, South Africa

Taxis, rented cars or the municipal bus service are the best ways of getting around Pretoria. It is a sprawling city and for many visitors taxis are the most attractive option for getting around.

  • What does PRY mean?

    This is defined as Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. Airport (PRY). Codes like PRY are often used to just call airports uniquely.

  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Pretoria?

    Travelers will need to book flights to Wonderboom Apt. (PRY) if they wish to fly to Pretoria. The Pretoria airport is 6.7 mi from the city center.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to Pretoria if I am willing to have layovers?

    Yes, flights with layovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to Pretoria on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • Does Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. have rental cars?

    Yes. Those touching down at Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. can take advantage of the rental car services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to Pretoria Wonderboom Apt.?

    Yes. Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. Morgenzon Estate is the closest property to Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. (0.0 mi away from Pretoria Wonderboom Apt.).

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