In general, March is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Funchal. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around R12 334. If you aren’t able to travel to Funchal during the month of March, then flying in November is also cheap. Prices for this month can be found on momondo for an average of R12 755.
Most flyers found that booking tickets 50 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to Funchal. During this timeframe, flight prices are around R15 687.
According to our data, Wednesday is the cheapest day to fly to Funchal from South Africa. The lowest ticket price found for a Wednesday departure recently was R15 192. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. On the other hand, Sunday is the most expensive day to depart from South Africa because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travellers. As a result, prices tend to be around R18 732.
Flying to Funchal from South Africa in the morning is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as R11 486 when looking at flights departing in the morning. Flights to Funchal are more costly in the evening, with an average ticket price of R18 372. Departure times in the evening fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.