In general, September 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 R4 216. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of September, then book flights to Maputo from South Africa during October instead. Flights to Maputo in October, while not as cheap as those in September, still average around R4 216.
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 R4 309 when searching 60 days out.
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 R4 151. 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 R4 338.
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 R4 160. 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 511. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.