South Africa

Cheap flights from Seattle (SEA) to South Africa

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Seattle to South Africa, book at least 38 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 25% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,175 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,290.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Seattle to South Africa?

November is one of the best times of the year to fly to South Africa from Seattle. Prices for November average $1,156 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $840. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a November flight can save you 38% on your journey compared to booking in November

When is the cheapest time to fly from Seattle to South Africa (SEA - ZA)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Seattle to South Africa as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Seattle to South Africa in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SEA to South Africa flights for January, February
Jan 31 - Feb 13
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

47h 40m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

42h 25m
$850

RwandAir

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Deal found 1/24/22

Jan 31 - Feb 4
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

47h 40m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

3 stops

29h 05m
$858

RwandAir

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Deal found 1/25/22

Jan 31 - Feb 3
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

3 stops

36h 20m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

42h 15m
$885

RwandAir

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Seattle to South Africa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from Seattle found for this year
Jan 31 - Feb 13
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

47h 40m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

42h 25m
$850

RwandAir

View Deal

Deal found 1/24/22

Jan 31 - Feb 4
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

47h 40m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

3 stops

29h 05m
$858

RwandAir

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Jan 31 - Feb 3
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

3 stops

36h 20m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

42h 15m
$885

RwandAir

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

One-way flights to South Africa from Seattle

The cheapest one-way flights from Seattle to South Africa
Feb 21
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

36h 05m
$525

RwandAir

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Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 4
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

36h 10m
$527

RwandAir

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Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 17
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

30h 40m
$593

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Seattle to South Africa flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Seattle to South Africa?

Seattle/Tacoma Intl (SEA) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Seattle to South Africa. It is only a 11.4 mi journey to Seattle/Tacoma Intl (SEA) from Seattle’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to South Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to South Africa have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, Emirates, and British Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Seattle to South Africa for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Seattle to South Africa for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on RwandAir for just $899, but on average you can expect to pay $969.

How popular is this Seattle to South Africa flight route?

Flights from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to South Africa have been viewed 17 times in the past calendar month.

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

$525 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from RwandAir. You may also be able to find cheap deals on British Airways and Turkish Airlines, with prices starting from $619 and $656, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Seattle to South Africa?

The most popular flight routes from Seattle to South Africa are Seattle/Tacoma Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo, Seattle/Tacoma Intl - Cape Town Intl and Seattle/Tacoma Intl - Durban King Shaka Intl.

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

American Airlines, Air Canada and Air France are the most popular airlines when flying from Seattle to South Africa.

What are the cheapest flights from Seattle to South Africa?

On average you can expect to pay $1,656 for a flight from Seattle to South Africa. The cheapest flight overall is $607 while the most popular route, (Seattle/Tacoma Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo) is currently priced at $960.

Can I fly to South Africa from Seattle/Tacoma Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to South Africa

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Seattle/Tacoma Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to South Africa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Seattle/Tacoma 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.


Can I fly back to Seattle/Tacoma Intl from South Africa?

Returning to Seattle/Tacoma 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 Seattle/Tacoma Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Seattle/Tacoma Intl.

Destination points for flights from Seattle to South Africa

Select to see more specific information for flights from Seattle to all places in South Africa

Top 10 airlines flying from Seattle to South Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Seattle to South Africa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$803
Average$1,453
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Air Canada
Cheapest$803
Average$1,941
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
Lufthansa
Cheapest$820
Average$1,382
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety
Air France
Cheapest$826
Average$1,143
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$861
Average$1,536
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
KLM
Cheapest$871
Average$1,363
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
Cheapest$883
Average$1,832
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$890
Average$1,153
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$1,118
Average$1,423
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$1,138
Average$1,620
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety