The month of April is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Seattle from South Africa, with most prices found around R14 791. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of April, then book flights to Seattle from South Africa during May instead. Flights to Seattle in May, while not as cheap as those in April, still average around R15 019.
The best time to book a flight to Seattle from South Africa is 60 days out, which is when prices tend to be around R16 156. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though, because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as R14 017.
The cheapest day to depart from South Africa to Seattle is on a Monday when prices can be found for as low as R15 841. On the other hand, Friday is the most expensive day to depart from South Africa because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travellers. As a result, prices tend to be around R18 819.
According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Seattle is in the evening. momondo users have found flights departing from South Africa to Seattle in the evening for as low as R16 990. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. Flights in the morning are often more expensive, with an average ticket price of R17 666.
When planning your flight to Seattle, it is important to be aware that some months are not as ideal as others. Specifically, the months of January, November, or December could carry a higher chance of rain, as Seattle sees up to 5.1 inches (130 mm) or more. There are still things to do in Seattle even when it's raining, but be aware that rain is highly probable in the area. Many tourists kill time during rain and storms by going to shopping centres in the area, like Seattle Waterfront.
When planning your flight to Seattle, consider that the month of October are typically considered the best times to visit if you are looking to go sightseeing. That is when the weather is most cooperative. Sights like Seattle Waterfront are very popular tourist attractions.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Seattle is possible. If you are planning a flight to Seattle, consider booking flights to Seattle King County/Boeing Airport (9 km from Seattle city centre), Kenmore Air Harbor Airport (15 km from Seattle city centre), Seattle/Tacoma Intl Airport (18 km from Seattle city centre), Everett Paine Field Airport (33 km from Seattle city centre) or Lopez Island Airport (107 km from Seattle city centre).