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About Flights to Thailand

Summary info about Thailand flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

R5 886

Best Round-Trip Price

R9 354

Fastest flight time

15h 15m

Operated By

5 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Thailand from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R5 886 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi).
The best round-trip flight price to Thailand from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R9 354 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi).
The fastest flight to Thailand from South Africa takes 15h 15m (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi).
There are 5 airlines operating flights to Thailand, including Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific and Qatar Airways.

Thailand flights insights and trends

Explore insights for your Thailand flight to craft the best travel plan

What are the most popular cities to visit in Thailand?

Some of the world’s most well-travelled cities are in Thailand. The most popular city to travel to in Thailand is Bangkok, which momondo users choose as their landing destination 55% more often than other cities. The next most popular cities in Thailand are Phuket City and Koh Samui.

How long is the flight from South Africa to Thailand?

The flight from South Africa to Thailand 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 Bangkok Suvarnabhumi (the most popular airport in Thailand), then the flight time is 15h 15m on average. If you fly from Cape Town Intl (another popular airport in South Africa) to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi, then the average flight time is 18h 35m.

Which airlines fly to Thailand?

Qatar Airways, Emirates and Singapore Airlines are the top three most popular airlines that fly to Thailand according to our data. Qatar Airways is the first choice among our users, with 40% of people opting to fly with this airline when travelling to Thailand. Keep in mind that there are 10 different airlines that fly to Thailand on a routine basis, so you have a few additional options to choose from.

Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit Thailand? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in the country

Cheapest flights to cities in Thailand

Click on the cities below to find out when it's cheapest to fly to Thailand from South Africa

Useful information for your flight to Thailand

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

What popular landmarks are in Thailand?

What is the best airport to land at to visit Railay Beach?

Flying into Krabi Airport is typically the best way to visit Railay Beach, since it is the closest airport to the area.

What is the cheapest flight to Thailand?

If you are looking to fly to Thailand for less, look to airlines like Thai Vietjet Air, Thai AirAsia, and Nok Air, with prices starting at R393, R634, and R744 respectively.

What is the most popular airport in Thailand to fly to?

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Thailand?

Prices for flights to Thailand refresh daily.

How many operators does momondo search for flights to Thailand?

How old do you have to be to fly to Thailand?

The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their own age limitations. Flight duration, scheduling, and stopovers are among the considerations that may influence age limits. We recommend that you double-check with the airline you are booking with for travel to Thailand.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Thailand?

The travel and health documents required for your trip to Thailand can vary based on your itinerary and personal situation. As a rule, consider having multiple documents such as a national ID card or driver’s licence, and a passport valid for six-months after you plan to arrive at Thailand. We always recommend checking with your airline or a trusted third party such as IATA to get advice.

Recent flights found to popular cities in Thailand

Find flights to these popular cities in Thailand from your nearest airport.

Cheapest flight routes to Thailand

These routes have the cheapest flights to Thailand found by momondo users in South Africa
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
JohannesburgBangkok15h 15mR9 186
JohannesburgPhuket City16h 05mR9 317
Cape TownBangkok18h 35mR9 823
DurbanBangkok17h 55mR11 060
Cape TownPhuket City19h 45mR11 735
DurbanPhuket City19h 20mR13 366
Port ElizabethBangkok28h 50mR15 503
Sun City ResortPhuket City26h 10mR15 634
JohannesburgKoh Samui22h 10mR17 734
JohannesburgKrabi24h 15mR20 002
Port ElizabethKrabi30h 45mR20 340
Port ElizabethRayong24h 00mR22 177
Port ElizabethPhuket City31h 40mR22 364
Port ElizabethKoh Samui22h 35mR22 777
JohannesburgSurat Thani39h 20mR23 133
Cape TownKrabi24h 55mR24 108
Cape TownRayong25h 20mR26 638

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Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Thailand?

momondo collates all your flight options in one place and lets you filter them to find the perfect flight to Thailand. momondo saves you time and could save you money on your trip.

Can I find flights to Thailand with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. All flights to Thailand on momondo can be compared and filtered by various policies on offer, including flexible booking.

How can momondo help me find flights to Thailand?

Once you have performed a search for flights to Thailand, momondo helps you find the right flight by offering useful filters to narrow down your flight selection. Flights can be filtered by multiple factors such as airline, airport and price; but also by other criteria like aircraft type and payment method.

I’m not ready to book a flight to Thailand right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

If you are simply researching potential flights to Thailand, momondo offers a useful price alert feature which will track prices for flights to Thailand and alert you when they change.

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