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About Flights to Japan

Summary info about Japan flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

R10 360

Best Return Price

R11 532

Fastest flight time

20h 45m

Operated By

9 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Japan from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R10 360 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Tokyo Narita).
The best return flight price to Japan from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R11 532 (Cape Town Intl to Tokyo Narita).
The fastest flight to Japan from South Africa takes 20h 45m (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Tokyo Narita).
There are 9 airlines operating flights to Japan, including Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines and SWISS.

Cheapest flights to cities in Japan

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

Useful information for your flight to Japan

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

The best prices found on momondo for flights to Japan are:
R1 285 per person with T'way Air
R1 613 per person with Jeju Air
R1 640 per person with Air Busan

If you’re flying from a popular airport in South Africa, such as Johannesburg OR Tambo or Cape Town Intl, and flying into the most popular airport in Japan (Tokyo Narita), then you can expect flight times to average 19h 45m and 22h 05m, respectively.

You can expect to spend an average of R24 892 for a flight to Japan. However, our users found flights to Japan for R1 850, which is the cheapest price we’ve seen in the past week. R63 369 per ticket tends to be the most expensive a flight to Japan will get, whereas anything for R24 101 or less is considered a good deal.

Tuesday is the best day of the week to fly to Japan based on flight prices. Monday is another affordable option. If you are looking to save money on flights to Japan, then try to avoid flying out on a Thursday since this is when prices are at their highest.

Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit Japan? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in the country

Recent flights found to popular cities in Japan

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

Cheapest flight routes to Japan

These routes have the cheapest flights to Japan found by momondo users in South Africa
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
Cape TownTokyo22h 05mR11 738
Cape TownOsaka33h 45mR13 211
JohannesburgTokyo19h 45mR14 351
Cape TownTakamatsu65h 20mR19 642
JohannesburgTokushima39h 45mR21 559
Cape TownShirahama34h 40mR24 854
Cape TownKochi61h 05mR26 485
JohannesburgOsaka59h 05mR31 475
Cape TownMatsuyama71h 45mR37 146

Popular routes landing in Japan

Compare flights to and from the nearest airports to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Johannesburg to Tokyo Flights
Fastest flight time19h 45m
Cheapest priceR14 351
Cape Town to Tokyo Flights
Fastest flight time22h 05m
Cheapest priceR11 738
Cape Town to Shirahama Flights
Fastest flight time34h 40m
Cheapest priceR24 854
Johannesburg to Tokushima Flights
Fastest flight time39h 45m
Cheapest priceR21 559
Cape Town to Matsuyama Flights
Fastest flight time71h 45m
Cheapest priceR37 146
Cape Town to Takamatsu Flights
Fastest flight time65h 20m
Cheapest priceR19 642
Cape Town to Kochi, Kochi Prefecture Flights
Fastest flight time61h 05m
Cheapest priceR26 485
Johannesburg to Osaka Flights
Fastest flight time59h 05m
Cheapest priceR31 475
Cape Town to Osaka Flights
Fastest flight time33h 45m
Cheapest priceR13 211

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