In general, February is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Tokyo. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around R13 770. If you aren’t able to travel to Tokyo during the month of February, then flying in January is also cheap. Prices for this month can be found on momondo for an average of R14 552.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Tokyo is about 22 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are R14 882. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from South Africa to Tokyo for as low as R11 968.
The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Tokyo is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as R14 429. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. When flying out on a Saturday, the most expensive travel day of the week, you can expect to see flight prices from South Africa to Tokyo for around R15 115.
Our data shows that the cheapest South Africa to Tokyo flights are usually those with departure times at midday. Our users have found flights to Tokyo at midday for as low as R13 930. Try not to purchase tickets in the afternoon because they tend to be around R16 055. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.