In general, February is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Los Angeles. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around R15 746. If you don’t want to visit Los Angeles in February, then you should wait until November to fly from South Africa, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of R16 124.
The ideal time to book your flight to Los Angeles is 57 days in advance, when prices tend to average R17 795. Keep in mind that you might be able to find cheaper flights to Los Angeles at any time. In fact, our users found flights for as low as R14 147 in the past 72 hours.
According to our data, Monday is the cheapest day to fly to Los Angeles from South Africa. The lowest ticket price found for a Monday departure recently was R17 342. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. Flights from South Africa to Los Angeles on a Friday will generally be more expensive and average around R18 962. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.
Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Los Angeles is in the afternoon. Flights from South Africa to Los Angeles during this time can be as low as R16 895. In the morning is when there is more demand to fly to Los Angeles, so prices are often more expensive at around R18 826 per ticket.