The month of May is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Nice from South Africa, with most prices found around R8 527. If you don’t want to visit Nice in May, then you should wait until March to fly from South Africa, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of R8 680.
The best time to book a flight to Nice from South Africa is 41 days out, which is when prices tend to be around R9 665. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Nice outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from South Africa to Nice for R7 241.
According to our data, Tuesday is the cheapest day to fly to Nice from South Africa. The lowest ticket price found for a Tuesday departure recently was R8 927. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. Flights from South Africa to Nice on a Saturday will generally be more expensive and average around R10 991. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.
Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Nice is at midday. Flights from South Africa to Nice during this time can be as low as R8 972. In the afternoon is when there is more demand to fly to Nice, so prices are often more expensive at around R10 057 per ticket.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Nice is possible. If you are planning a flight to Nice, consider booking flights to Toulon Hyeres Airport (113 km from Nice city centre).