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How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to South Africa

How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to South Africa?

To save up to 24% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 19 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Los Angeles to South Africa from $1,189 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,561 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to South Africa?

October is one of the best times of the year to fly to South Africa from Los Angeles. Prices for October average $1,180 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $916. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a October flight can save you 35% on your journey compared to booking in October

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to South Africa in September, October 2020

The best prices found for LAX to South Africa flights for September, October
28 Oct - 11 Nov
$767pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
30 Oct - 11 Nov
$771pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
7 Oct - 21 Oct
$779pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to South Africa 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from Los Angeles found for this year
2 Dec - 31 Dec
$722pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
16 Nov - 2 Dec
$731pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
3 Nov - 17 Nov
$757pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to South Africa

Late deals on round-trip flights to South Africa from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
23 Sep - 3 Oct
$15,859pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to South Africa from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to South Africa
5:54 pm - 6:15 am
British Airways
2 Stops
50h 21m
LAX - CPT
British Airways
$698
Ovago
6:30 pm - 8:45 am
Ethiopian Air
2 Stops
28h 15m
LAX - CPT
Ethiopian Air
$711
Ovago
7:40 am - 6:55 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
38h 15m
LAX - CPT
Multiple Airlines
$712
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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to South Africa

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to South Africa for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to South Africa for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $614, but on average you can expect to pay $729.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to South Africa for under $600 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Los Angeles to South Africa, 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 Los Angeles to South Africa for under $15,900?

There are currently 1+ open flights from Los Angeles to South Africa within the next 7 days for less than $15,900.

How popular is this flight route?

The Los Angeles to South Africa flight path was viewed by 17 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Los Angeles to South Africa?

Before booking your flight from Los Angeles to South Africa check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada.

What are the most popular routes from Los Angeles to South Africa?

While some choose either Los Angeles - Cape Town Intl or Los Angeles - Johannesburg OR Tambo, Los Angeles - Sun City Pilansberg is the most popular route from Los Angeles to South Africa.

What are the cheapest Flights from Los Angeles to South Africa?

On average you can expect to pay $1,225 for a flight from Los Angeles to South Africa. The cheapest flight overall is $599 while the most popular route, (Los Angeles - Sun City Pilansberg) is currently priced at $1,276.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to South Africa?

There are many flights that can get you from Los Angeles to South Africa in 26h 40m. Fly via British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, or Qatar Airways to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to South Africa round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Los Angeles to South Africa is Qatar Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $614 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Turkish Airlines and British Airways, starting at $731 and $796 round-trip.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to South Africa one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Qatar Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $465. However, be on the lookout for offers from British Airways and Ethiopian Air, as they are both options that can get you from Los Angeles to South Africa for a low price.

Arrival points for flights from Los Angeles to South Africa

Destination information for South Africa

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to South Africa
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Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing

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