Cheap flights to Central America

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About Flights to Central America

Summary info about to Central America flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

R11 366

Best Return Price

R17 863

Fastest flight time

28h 30m

Operated By

9 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Central America from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R11 366 (Cape Town Intl to Panama City Tocumen Intl).
The best return flight price to Central America from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R17 863 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to San José Juan Santamaria Intl).
The fastest flight to Central America from South Africa takes 28h 30m (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Panama City Tocumen Intl).
There are 9 airlines operating flights to Central America, including American Airlines, United Airlines and British Airways.

Flight prices to countries in Central America

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R1 310 - R2 147

CHEAPEST COUNTRYCosta Rica21% cheaperUsers typically spent R340 less on flights to Costa Rica
MOST EXPENSIVE COUNTRYBelize30% more expensiveUsers typically spent R497 more on trips to Belize
MOST POPULAR COUNTRY TO FLY TOCosta Rica108% more popularAs a popular travel destination, more of our users plan to visit Costa Rica than any other country in Central America

Popular cities and sights in Central America

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Central America flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in South Africa to Central America found recently by users on momondo
Multiple Airlines
Sep 11
JNB15:25Johannesburg OR Tambo
33h 15m
2 stops
SJO0:40San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Sep 24
SJO5:40San José Juan Santamaria Intl
39h 30m
2 stops
JNB21:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
R17 863
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American Airlines
Sep 9
JNB15:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
48h 21m
2 stops
SJO15:41San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Sep 24
SJO8:52San José Juan Santamaria Intl
34h 13m
2 stops
JNB19:05Johannesburg OR Tambo
R18 873
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Nov 2
JNB15:40Johannesburg OR Tambo
29h 15m
1 stop
PTY20:55Panama City Tocumen Intl
Nov 17
PTY15:25Panama City Tocumen Intl
30h 10m
1 stop
JNB21:35Johannesburg OR Tambo
R21 299
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Air France
Oct 30
CPT20:35Cape Town Intl
25h 45m
1 stop
PTY22:20Panama City Tocumen Intl
Nov 24
PTY16:20Panama City Tocumen Intl
42h 05m
2 stops
CPT10:25Cape Town Intl
R21 690
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British Airways
Sep 11
JNB16:45Johannesburg OR Tambo
49h 45m
2 stops
SJO18:30San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Sep 22
SJO8:52San José Juan Santamaria Intl
34h 13m
2 stops
JNB19:05Johannesburg OR Tambo
R21 755
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Nov 3
JNB19:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
23h 30m
1 stop
PTY19:25Panama City Tocumen Intl
Nov 18
PTY16:20Panama City Tocumen Intl
41h 45m
2 stops
JNB10:05Johannesburg OR Tambo
R23 090
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Find the cheapest one-way flights to Central America

If you're looking for one-way flights from South Africa to Central America, view some of our deals below provided by SWISS and United Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Oct 8
CPT10:05Cape Town Intl
31h 11m
2 stops
PTY17:16Panama City Tocumen Intl
R11 366
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Nov 7
JNB15:25Johannesburg OR Tambo
28h 30m
2 stops
PTY19:55Panama City Tocumen Intl
R11 757
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United Airlines
Oct 8
CPT15:50Cape Town Intl
39h 20m
1 stop
PTY7:10Panama City Tocumen Intl
R12 278
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Cheapest flight routes to Central America

These routes have the cheapest flights to Central America found by momondo users in South Africa
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
Cape TownGuatemala City38h 25mR19 638
JohannesburgPanama City24h 35mR19 898
Cape TownSan José32h 29mR20 615
JohannesburgLiberia49h 15mR21 608
JohannesburgSan José27h 10mR21 771
Cape TownPanama City49h 20mR31 264
JohannesburgGuatemala City43h 50mR31 558
JohannesburgBelize City46h 47mR34 961

Popular countries to fly to in Central America

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Popular routes to Central America from South Africa

Most frequently searched flights to Central America along with the cheapest prices and shortest flight duration
Johannesburg to San José, San José Province Flights
Fastest flight time27h 10m
Cheapest priceR21 771
Johannesburg to Panama City, Panama Flights
Fastest flight time24h 35m
Cheapest priceR19 898
Cape Town to San José, San José Province Flights
Fastest flight time32h 29m
Cheapest priceR20 615
Cape Town to Panama City, Panama Flights
Fastest flight time49h 20m
Cheapest priceR31 264
Johannesburg to Liberia Flights
Fastest flight time49h 15m
Cheapest priceR21 608
Cape Town to Guatemala City Flights
Fastest flight time38h 25m
Cheapest priceR19 638
Johannesburg to Guatemala City Flights
Fastest flight time43h 50m
Cheapest priceR31 558
Johannesburg to Belize City Flights
Fastest flight time46h 47m
Cheapest priceR34 961

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