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About Flights to Phuket

Summary info about Phuket flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

R7 881

Best Return Price

R7 391

Fastest flight time

19h 20m

Operated By

4 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Phuket from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R7 881 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Phuket City).
The best return flight price to Phuket from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R7 391 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Phuket City).
The fastest flight to Phuket from South Africa takes 19h 20m (Cape Town Intl to Phuket City).
There are 4 airlines operating flights to Phuket, including Singapore Airlines, Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways.

Cheapest flights to cities in Phuket

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Phuket City
Phuket City

Useful information for your flight to Phuket

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to Phuket

Flights to Phuket vary based on month, airline, when you book, where you are departing from and many more variables, but on average momondo users can expect to spend about R12 592/pp. The absolute cheapest flight to Phuket is R437/pp

For the quickest drive from an arrival airport to Kata Beach, fly into Phuket City Airport or Krabi Airport, which are closest to the area.

Phuket typically has a temperature range from 80,6 °F(January) to 82,4 °F(March). Those looking to avoid rain and/or snow while visiting Phuket should plan their trip in January, January, or January, as these months are relatively less likely to have precipitation.

The flight from South Africa to Phuket depends on which airports you’re departing from and arriving to, and whether or not you have a layover. If you fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo (a popular airport in South Africa) to Phuket City (the most popular airport in Phuket), then the flight time is 16h 35m on average. If you fly from Cape Town Intl (another popular airport in South Africa) to Phuket City, then the average flight time is 19h 20m.

The cost to fly to Phuket varies based on a variety of factors, but you can expect to find prices as low as R5 879 or as high as R69 932. Based on recent airfare data, we’ve found that a ticket to Phuket for R14 954 or less is a good deal, whereas R17 951 is the average cost.

If your travel plans are flexible and you’re looking to save money on flights to Phuket, then be sure to book your departure on a Wednesday. Flying out on a Wednesday, as well as a Sunday, is your best option. Departing on a Saturday tends to be the most expensive day of the week to fly to Phuket.

Popular cities and sights

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Recent flights found to popular cities in Phuket

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Cheapest flight routes to Phuket

These routes have the cheapest flights to Phuket found by momondo users in South Africa
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
JohannesburgPhuket City16h 35mR7 565
Cape TownPhuket City19h 20mR7 881
DurbanPhuket City20h 25mR8 497
Sun CityPhuket City26h 10mR13 172
Port ElizabethPhuket City29h 45mR16 662

Popular routes to Phuket

Most frequently searched flights to Phuket along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Johannesburg to Phuket City Flights
Fastest flight time16h 35m
Cheapest priceR7 565
Cape Town to Phuket City Flights
Fastest flight time19h 20m
Cheapest priceR7 881
Sun City, North-West to Phuket City Flights
Fastest flight time26h 10m
Cheapest priceR13 172
Durban to Phuket City Flights
Fastest flight time20h 25m
Cheapest priceR8 497
Port Elizabeth to Phuket City Flights
Fastest flight time29h 45m
Cheapest priceR16 662

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