Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl (JFK) to South Africa

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John F Kennedy Intl (JFK) to South Africa

All the information you need to plan the best JFK to JNB flight in 2022: compare John F Kennedy Intl to South Africa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in South Africa.
When is the cheapest time to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa (JFK - ZA)?

When flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport 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.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to South Africa from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport average $974. You can even find prices in March for less than $974, as users have found deals to South Africa from as low as $669. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to South Africa from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 66%.

Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl to South Africa in January, February 2022

The best prices found for JFK to South Africa flights for January, February
26 Jan - 6 Feb
$675pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
23 Feb - 2 Mar
$690pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
23 Feb - 4 Mar
$691pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

New York John F Kennedy Intl to South Africa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from John F Kennedy Intl found for this year
26 Jan - 6 Feb
$675pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
23 Feb - 2 Mar
$690pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
23 Feb - 4 Mar
$691pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from John F Kennedy Intl to South Africa

Late deals on round-trip flights to South Africa from John F Kennedy Intl, departing today and this week
2 Feb - 6 Feb
$675pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
4 Feb - 22 Feb
$690pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
4 Feb - 23 Feb
$721pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to South Africa from New York John F Kennedy Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from John F Kennedy Intl to South Africa
4:30 pm - 9:45 am
RwandAir
3 Stops
34h 15m
JFK - CPT
RwandAir
$467
KAYAK
1:30 pm - 2:05 am
Egypt Air
1 Stop
29h 35m
JFK - JNB
Egypt Air
8:45 am - 4:40 pm
Kenya Airways
1 Stop
24h 55m
JFK - CPT
Kenya Airways
$483
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Flight FAQs

From John F Kennedy Intl to South Africa

Which airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to South Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like South African, Kenya Airways, and Major Airline flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to South Africa have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on RwandAir for just $675, but on average you can expect to pay $722.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa within the next 7 days for less than $700.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is RwandAir, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $382. However, be on the lookout for offers from Kenya Airways and Egypt Air, as they are both options that can get you from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa for a low price.

What are the cheapest flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa?

Looking for the cheapest flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa? While on average our users pay $1,463, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $446. The most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo), is priced around $675.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa?

When booking a flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or Air France as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most popular routes from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa?

When deciding which route to take from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to South Africa consider New York John F Kennedy Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo, New York John F Kennedy Intl - Cape Town Intl or New York John F Kennedy Intl - Sun City Pilansberg as they are the most popular.

COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to South Africa from John F Kennedy Intl?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York John F Kennedy Intl to South Africa

Most visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter South Africa.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy 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 John F Kennedy Intl from South Africa?

Returning to New York John F Kennedy Intl from South Africa

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to New York John F Kennedy Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering New York John F Kennedy Intl.

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Top 10 airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to South Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from John F Kennedy Intl 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
KLM
$512 $987 No cancel fee 75%
Norwegian
$520 $583 No cancel fee 74%
SWISS
$532 $754 No cancel fee 79%
Lufthansa
$577 $1,309 No cancel fee 76%
Turkish Airlines
$672 $1,410 No cancel fee 77%
Egypt Air
$678 $1,129 No cancel fee N/A
Qatar Airways
$681 $1,139 No cancel fee 68%
British Airways
$688 $1,155 No cancel fee 70%
Kenya Airways
$689 $900 No cancel fee 82%
Delta
$697 $1,116 No cancel fee N/A
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