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John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK) to South Africa

How far in advance should I book a flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa?

Find a great deal and save up to 29% by booking at least 51 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,045.

What is the cheapest month to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to South Africa from John F. Kennedy Intl average $1,222. You can even find prices in February for less than $1,222, as users have found deals to South Africa from as low as $889. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to South Africa from John F. Kennedy Intl. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 78%.

Cheap flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa in January, February 2021

The best prices found for JFK to South Africa flights for January, February
4 Feb - 13 Feb
$635pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
14 Feb - 24 Feb
$645pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
18 Feb - 27 Feb
$646pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from John F. Kennedy Intl found for this year
4 Feb - 13 Feb
$635pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
30 Apr - 8 May
$636pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
9 Apr - 23 Apr
$637pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Non-stop flights to South Africa from John F. Kennedy Intl

Save time with John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa direct flight deals
4 May - 13 May
$2,041pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
27 May - 29 Jun
$2,151pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
4 May - 18 May
$2,641pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
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
26 Jan - 16 Feb
$700pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
30 Jan - 7 Feb
$736pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
30 Jan - 6 Feb
$739pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

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

The cheapest one-way flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa
8:45 am - 3:40 pm
Kenya Airways
1 Stop
23h 55m
JFK - CPT
Kenya Airways
8:00 pm - 11:20 am
Qatar Airways
2 Stops
32h 20m
JFK - DUR
Qatar Airways
$571
Gotogate
9:45 am - 5:05 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
49h 20m
JFK - JNB
Multiple Airlines
$588
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Flight FAQs

From John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa

Are flight prices decreasing from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa 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 John F. Kennedy Intl and South Africa 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl to South Africa to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta and Etihad Airways to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing 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 travelers safer while flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to South Africa. Policies will vary by airline.

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 John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Kenya Airways for just $635, but on average you can expect to pay $676.

Are there nonstop flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa for under $2,100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa under $2,100. A good price for a nonstop flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa is less than $3,528.

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

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

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Air France when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa.

What are the most popular routes from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa?

While some choose either New York John F Kennedy Intl - Cape Town Intl or New York John F Kennedy Intl - Sun City Pilansberg, New York John F Kennedy Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo is the most popular route from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa.

What are the cheapest Flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa?

Looking for the cheapest flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa? While on average our users pay $2,155, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $595. The most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo), is priced around $677.

How long is the flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa?

For as low as $711, Ethiopian Air can have you in South Africa from John F. Kennedy Intl in 17h 50m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa round-trip?

Flying on Kenya Airways is currently your cheapest option to South Africa, with prices starting at $635. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Virgin Atlantic and Ethiopian Air, with the lowest prices starting at $671 and $696, respectively.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa are Kenya Airways ($378), British Airways ($479), and Qatar Airways ($512).

Destination information for South Africa

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from John F. Kennedy Intl to South Africa
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Airports servicing New York

Airports servicing

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

Top 10 airlines flying from 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
Norwegian
$520 $583 No cancel fee 74%
SWISS
$532 $754 No cancel fee 79%
Ethiopian Air
$698 $942 No cancel fee 72%
American Airlines
$723 $982 No cancel fee 71%
KLM
$512 $987 No cancel fee 75%
Etihad Airways
$762 $1,099 No cancel fee 75%
Egypt Air
$678 $1,129 No cancel fee N/A
Emirates
$813 $1,155 No cancel fee 75%
Air France
$789 $1,294 No cancel fee 77%
Lufthansa
$577 $1,309 No cancel fee 76%
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