The cheapest month to fly to Manchester from South Africa is in May. Flight prices, which tend to average around R10 013, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you don’t want to visit Manchester in May, then you should wait until October to fly from South Africa, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of R10 030.
You are more likely to see cheaper flights to Manchester from South Africa when booking 60 days ahead of your departure date. In general, you can expect to find flights to Manchester for around R10 869 when searching 60 days out. However, flight prices might be lower outside of this timeframe. For example, people recently found flights to Manchester from South Africa for as low as R9 095 on momondo.
The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Manchester is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as R10 355. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. When flying out on a Saturday, the most expensive travel day of the week, you can expect to see flight prices from South Africa to Manchester for around R11 754.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Manchester is at midday when flights can be purchased for as low as R10 308. In the afternoon is when there is more demand to fly to Manchester, so prices are often more expensive at around R11 599 per ticket.