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About Flights to Australia

Summary info about Australia flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

R8 465

Best Return Price

R14 214

Fastest flight time

9h 55m

Operated By

5 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Australia from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R8 465 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Perth).
The best return flight price to Australia from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R14 214 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Perth).
The fastest flight to Australia from South Africa takes 9h 55m (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Perth).
There are 5 airlines operating flights to Australia, including Qantas Airways, Singapore Airlines and Qatar Airways.

Cheapest flights to cities in Australia

Click on the cities below to find out when it's cheapest to fly to Australia from South Africa

Useful information for your flight to Australia

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to Australia

The best prices found on momondo for flights to Australia are:
R1 282 per person with Jetstar
R1 610 per person with Tigerair Australia
R1 805 per person with Virgin Australia

On average, it takes 11h 45m to fly from South Africa to Australia if you fly out of Johannesburg OR Tambo (the most popular airport in South Africa) and into Sydney Kingsford Smith (the most popular airport in Australia). If you’re flying out of Cape Town Intl and into Sydney Kingsford Smith, then the flight time is around 22h 15m.

Flights to Australia have been found on momondo for as low as R8 688 per ticket recently. However, the average price tends to be R28 757 and anything for R27 849 or less is a good deal. R105 284 is the most expensive flight we’ve seen in the past week, though you may be able to avoid this price depending on what airport you fly from, what airline you choose, and how far in advance you book your flights.

If your travel plans are flexible and you’re looking to save money on flights to Australia, then be sure to book your departure on a Tuesday. Flying out on a Tuesday, as well as a Sunday, is your best option. Departing on a Saturday tends to be the most expensive day of the week to fly to Australia.

Recent flights found to popular cities in Australia

Find flights to these popular cities in Australia from your nearest airport.

Cheapest flight routes to Australia

These routes have the cheapest flights to Australia found by momondo users in South Africa
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
JohannesburgSydney11h 45mR13 977
JohannesburgPerth9h 55mR14 372
JohannesburgBrisbane24h 35mR16 330
JohannesburgMelbourne15h 30mR16 946
Cape TownMelbourne25h 45mR17 073
JohannesburgAdelaide23h 25mR18 652
Cape TownSydney22h 15mR18 857
JohannesburgCairns19h 40mR20 737
DurbanMelbourne26h 50mR22 142
Cape TownBrisbane24h 50mR23 785
Cape TownAdelaide37h 55mR25 001
Port ElizabethMelbourne35h 25mR27 496
Cape TownHobart42h 05mR32 976
GeorgeMelbourne27h 10mR33 829

Popular routes landing in Australia

Compare flights to and from the nearest airports to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Johannesburg to Sydney Flights
Fastest flight time11h 45m
Cheapest priceR13 977
Johannesburg to Perth Flights
Fastest flight time9h 55m
Cheapest priceR14 372
Johannesburg to Brisbane Flights
Fastest flight time24h 35m
Cheapest priceR16 330
Johannesburg to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time15h 30m
Cheapest priceR16 946
Cape Town to Sydney Flights
Fastest flight time22h 15m
Cheapest priceR18 857
Cape Town to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time25h 45m
Cheapest priceR17 073
Cape Town to Adelaide Flights
Fastest flight time37h 55m
Cheapest priceR25 001
Cape Town to Brisbane Flights
Fastest flight time24h 50m
Cheapest priceR23 785
Johannesburg to Adelaide Flights
Fastest flight time23h 25m
Cheapest priceR18 652
Durban to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time26h 50m
Cheapest priceR22 142
Port Elizabeth to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time35h 25m
Cheapest priceR27 496
Johannesburg to Cairns Flights
Fastest flight time19h 40m
Cheapest priceR20 737
George to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time27h 10m
Cheapest priceR33 829
Cape Town to Hobart Flights
Fastest flight time42h 05m
Cheapest priceR32 976

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Why use momondo?

To find the flight that best suits your needs, momondo gathers a range of flights from a large pool of different airlines and agents; you can then use our insights and filters to find and book the right flight to Australia.

Flights to Australia with flexible booking policies can be found by using the search form above and then selecting our dedicated flexible booking filter, which will highlight only the flights where this policy is applied.

momondo helps you find the best flight to Australia by providing filters to narrow your choice of flights to those matching your criteria. You can select fights based on numerous factors such as price, departure and landing times, airport and airline.

Price alerts on flights to Australia are quick and easy to set up on momondo. Simply perform a search and select the price alert feature. It is as simple as that.

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