If you don’t want to visit Moscow in November, then you should wait until October to fly from South Africa, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of R10 200.
The best time to book a flight to Moscow from South Africa is 27 days out, which is when prices tend to be around R10 836. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Moscow outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from South Africa to Moscow for R9 690.
The cheapest day to depart from South Africa to Moscow is on a Monday. Travellers who choose to depart for Moscow on a Monday will often find tickets for as low as R9 909. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Saturday because tickets tend to average around R12 003. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Moscow.
In the evening is the cheapest time of day to fly from South Africa to Moscow when you can find flight prices for as low as R10 570. Flying to Moscow in the evening is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. In the morning is when there is more demand to fly to Moscow, so prices are often more expensive at around R11 287 per ticket.