In general, May is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Mexico City. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around R18 101. If you’re not able to fly to Mexico City in May, then April is your next best option. Flight prices from South Africa to Mexico City during April average around R18 151.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Mexico City is about 44 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are R19 614. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Mexico City outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from South Africa to Mexico City for R18 465.
According to our data, Friday is the cheapest day to fly to Mexico City from South Africa. The lowest ticket price found for a Friday departure recently was R18 011. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. The most expensive day to fly to Mexico City is Sunday, with ticket prices averaging around R19 407.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Mexico City is at midday when flights can be purchased for as low as R16 108. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Mexico City is in the evening when prices are around R20 853.
Those flying to Mexico City could potentially find better pricing at Mexico City Toluca Intl Airport (44 km from Mexico City city centre) or Puebla City Huejotzingo Airport (87 km from Mexico City city centre), depending on the month and departure airport.