In general, March is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Maputo. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around R3 524. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of March, then book flights to Maputo from South Africa during April instead. Flights to Maputo in April, while not as cheap as those in March, still average around R3 539.
You are more likely to see cheaper flights to Maputo from South Africa when booking 60 days ahead of your departure date. In general, you can expect to find flights to Maputo for around R3 679 when searching 60 days out. However, flight prices might be lower outside of this timeframe. For example, people recently found flights to Maputo from South Africa for as low as R3 327 on momondo.
On average, the least expensive day to fly to Maputo from South Africa is on a Thursday. momondo users have found tickets for Thursday departures for as low as R3 709. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. 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 Maputo on Tuesday is R3 877.
In the evening is the cheapest time of day to fly from South Africa to Maputo when you can find flight prices for as low as R3 717. Flying to Maputo in the evening is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. Try not to purchase tickets at midday because they tend to be around R4 031. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.