Cheap flights from Newark (EWR) to South Africa

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Newark (EWR) to South Africa

All the information you need to plan the best EWR to JNB flight in 2022: compare Newark to South Africa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in South Africa.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Newark Airport to South Africa?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to South Africa from Newark Airport. 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 Newark Airport to South Africa (EWR - ZA)?

When flying from Newark 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.

Cheap flights from Newark to South Africa in May, June 2022

The best prices found for EWR to South Africa flights for May, June
31 May - 8 Jun
$860pp
EWR
Newark
Delta
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Delta
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
30 May - 4 Jun
$862pp
EWR
Newark
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
1 Jun - 8 Jun
$890pp
EWR
Newark
Delta
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Delta
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

Newark to South Africa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from Newark found for this year
6 Oct - 12 Oct
$687pp
EWR
Newark
Ethiopian Air
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark
16 Oct - 16 Nov
$691pp
EWR
Newark
Ethiopian Air
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark
6 Oct - 12 Oct
$692pp
EWR
Newark
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to South Africa from Newark

Save time with Newark to South Africa direct flight deals
6 Oct - 13 Oct
$885pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
8 Jun - 13 Jun
$980pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
26 Sep - 6 Oct
$985pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from Newark to South Africa

Late deals on round-trip flights to South Africa from Newark, departing today and this week
31 May - 8 Jun
$860pp
EWR
Newark
Delta
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Delta
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
30 May - 4 Jun
$862pp
EWR
Newark
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CPT
Cape Town Intl
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
1 Jun - 8 Jun
$890pp
EWR
Newark
Delta
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Delta
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to South Africa from Newark

The cheapest one-way flights from Newark to South Africa
7:50 pm - 6:20 am
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
28h 30m
EWR - JNB
Turkish Airlines
$553
Flights by SU
3:55 am - 5:10 am
British Airways
2 Stops
43h 15m
EWR - CPT
British Airways
$661
KAYAK
5:05 pm - 1:45 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
14h 40m
EWR - JNB
United Airlines
$682
United

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Flight FAQs

From Newark to South Africa

Which airlines flying from Newark to South Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, South African, and Turkish Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Newark Airport to South Africa for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Newark Airport to South Africa for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just $687, but on average you can expect to pay $717.

Are there nonstop flights from Newark Airport to South Africa for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Newark Airport to South Africa under $900. A good price for a nonstop flight from Newark Airport to South Africa is less than $1,155.

Are there last-minute flights available from Newark Airport to South Africa for under $900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Newark Airport to South Africa within the next 7 days for less than $900.

How popular is this Newark Airport to South Africa flight route?

Flights from Newark to South Africa have been viewed 21 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Newark Airport to South Africa one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Turkish Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $551. Users have also found prices from $642 and $650 on British Airways and Ethiopian Air, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Newark Airport to South Africa?

On average you can expect to pay $2,324 for a flight from Newark Airport to South Africa. The cheapest flight overall is $446 while the most popular route, (Newark - Johannesburg OR Tambo) is currently priced at $683.

What are the most popular routes from Newark Airport to South Africa?

When deciding which route to take from Newark Airport to South Africa consider Newark - Johannesburg OR Tambo, Newark - Cape Town Intl or Newark - Durban King Shaka Intl as they are the most popular.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Newark Airport to South Africa?

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

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to South Africa from Newark?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Newark to South Africa

Most visitors from Newark need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter South Africa.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Newark must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to South Africa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Newark 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 Newark from South Africa?

Returning to Newark from South Africa

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Newark.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Newark.

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Destination points for flights from Newark to South Africa

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Destination information for South Africa

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Newark to South Africa.
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Airports servicing Newark

Airports servicing

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

Top 10 airlines flying from Newark to South Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Newark 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
FlySafair
$87 $90 No cancel fee N/A
Ethiopian Air
$571 $767 No cancel fee 72%
Turkish Airlines
$668 $820 No cancel fee 77%
South African
$708 $1,073 No cancel fee 78%
SWISS
$726 $890 No cancel fee 79%
United Airlines
$765 $1,009 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$821 $1,044 No cancel fee N/A
Lufthansa
$858 $1,071 No cancel fee 76%
Emirates
$910 $994 No cancel fee 75%
British Airways
$916 $1,090 No cancel fee 70%
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