The month of September is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Jeddah from South Africa, with most prices found around R7 593. The month of October is another great option to travel to Jeddah, with average flight prices from South Africa averaging around R7 792.
The best time to book a flight to Jeddah from South Africa is 50 days out, which is when prices tend to be around R9 321. However, flight prices might be lower outside of this timeframe. For example, people recently found flights to Jeddah from South Africa for as low as R7 287 on momondo.
The cheapest day to depart from South Africa to Jeddah is on a Sunday. Travellers who choose to depart for Jeddah on a Sunday will often find tickets for as low as R7 949. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Tuesday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Jeddah on Tuesday is R9 063.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Jeddah is at midday when flights can be purchased for as low as R7 602. In the afternoon is when there is more demand to fly to Jeddah, so prices are often more expensive at around R11 471 per ticket.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Jeddah is possible. If you are planning a flight to Jeddah, consider booking flights to Taif Airport (139 km from Jeddah city centre).