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Flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg, South Africa Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 3:13 -04:00

San Francisco to Johannesburg Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 3:13 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg. Virgin Atlantic & United frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Johannesburg flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Virgin Atlantic
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Tue 11/22
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Wed 11/30
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United
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Mon 11/28
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Mon 12/5
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$851
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Air Canada
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Tue 1/10
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Fri 1/27
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$868
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Swiss
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Wed 11/23
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Tue 11/29
1 stop
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British Airways
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Mon 11/7
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Tue 11/15
1 stop
$869
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British Airways
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Wed 11/23
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Tue 11/29
1 stop
$869
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Lufthansa
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Tue 11/8
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Tue 11/15
1 stop
$886
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Brussels
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Mon 12/5
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Mon 12/12
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$909
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Air France
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Sat 12/31
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Fri 1/20
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$910
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South African
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Tue 10/18
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Mon 10/24
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$1,058
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South African
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Tue 10/18
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Mon 10/24
1 stop
$1,058
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South African
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Wed 10/19
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Tue 10/25
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$1,058
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South African
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Wed 10/19
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Tue 10/25
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$1,058
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South African
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Thu 10/20
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Wed 10/26
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American
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Tue 11/22
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Tue 11/29
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$1,119
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American
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Sun 11/27
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Sun 12/4
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American
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Tue 11/29
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Tue 12/6
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American
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Mon 1/23
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Fri 2/3
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American
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Mon 1/23
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Fri 2/3
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Emirates
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Tue 10/18
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Mon 10/24
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Emirates
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Tue 10/25
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Tue 11/8
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Emirates
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Tue 11/1
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Tue 11/8
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Emirates
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Wed 1/11
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Wed 1/18
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Etihad
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Tue 10/18
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Mon 10/24
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$1,155
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Etihad
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Wed 10/19
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Tue 10/25
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Etihad
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Thu 10/20
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Wed 10/26
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Etihad
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Tue 10/25
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Tue 11/8
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Etihad
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Wed 1/4
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Thu 1/12
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Turkish
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Wed 10/19
1 stop
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Tue 10/25
1 stop
$1,199
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Turkish
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Tue 10/25
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Tue 11/8
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Turkish
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Tue 11/8
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Turkish
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Sun 11/27
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Turkish
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Wed 1/11
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Ethiopian
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Mon 10/17
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Ethiopian
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Mon 10/24
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Mon 10/31
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Ethiopian
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Tue 11/1
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Tue 11/8
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Iberia
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Wed 11/2
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Tue 11/8
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Qatar
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Mon 10/10
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Mon 10/17
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Qatar
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Mon 10/24
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Mon 10/31
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KLM
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Mon 12/5
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JetBlue
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Tue 11/1
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Tue 11/8
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Air China
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Wed 11/2
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Fri 11/11
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Singapore
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Fri 11/25
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How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Johannesburg?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Johannesburg, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $827.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from San Francisco to Johannesburg based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from San Francisco to Johannesburg?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from San Francisco to Johannesburg.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $1,059
7-14 days $0 $829
14-21 days $0 $828
21-30 days $0 $828
30-60 days $0 $815
60-90 days $0 $829
90+ days $0 $828

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Johannesburg

We've examined 25,112,504,041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Johannesburg is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$829 $815 $828 $828 $829 $829 $829

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Johannesburg by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for San Francisco to Johannesburg flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October San Francisco Johannesburg Virgin Atlantic 10/18/16 10/24/16 1 $828
November San Francisco Johannesburg Virgin Atlantic 11/22/16 11/30/16 2 $815
December San Francisco Johannesburg Virgin Atlantic 12/1/16 12/7/16 1 $829
January San Francisco Johannesburg Virgin Atlantic 1/11/17 1/18/17 1 $828
February San Francisco Johannesburg Virgin Atlantic 2/18/17 2/24/17 1 $828
March San Francisco Johannesburg Virgin Atlantic 3/8/17 3/21/17 1 $828
April San Francisco Johannesburg Virgin Atlantic 4/22/17 5/4/17 1 $829
May San Francisco Johannesburg Virgin Atlantic 5/18/17 5/31/17 1 $829

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Francisco to Johannesburg. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

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30 31 1 2 3 4 5
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg is $986.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from San Francisco to Johannesburg. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Johannesburg is $901.

San Francisco to Johannesburg Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Johannesburg?
Answer: London, GB

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Johannesburg Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 3:13 -04:00Number of routes searched: 75Number of itineraries searched: 37,123

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Johannesburg? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to Johannesburg. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

San Francisco to Johannesburg
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air France CDG
JetBlue JFK
British Airways LHR
Air China PEK
Cathay HKG
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
Emirates DXB
Etihad AUH
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
Qantas SYD
Singapore SIN
Turkish IST
United IAD
Virgin Atlantic LHR
JetBlue BOS / JFK
JetBlue LGB / JFK
Delta CVG / ATL
Delta DTW / ATL
Iberia LHR / MAD
Lufthansa CDG / FRA
Lufthansa CDG / MUC
Lufthansa FRA / MUC
United ATL / IAD
United DEN / IAD
United EWR / IAD
United IAD / ACC

San Francisco to Johannesburg Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and Johannesburg. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $222
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $116
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $57
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $212

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, WOW air $664
Flights from San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic, WOW air $520
Flights from San Francisco to Durban British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Etihad, Lufthansa, Qatar, Turkish $1,171
Flights from San Francisco to Bangkok American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam $478
Flights from San Francisco to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $506
Flights from San Francisco to Cape Town Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish $1,015
Flights from San Francisco to Tokyo American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $446
Flights from San Francisco to Mumbai Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, All Nippon, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $738
Flights from San Francisco to Maputo Air China, Ethiopian, Qatar, Turkish, Tap Portugal $1,314
Flights from San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $508
Flights from San Francisco to Harare Air France, Air India, British Airways, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, Turkish $1,239
Flights from San Francisco to Istanbul American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Etihad, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Asiana, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore, Turkish, United $733
Flights from San Francisco to Beijing American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $473
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Asiana, Brussels, Singapore, Tap Portugal, United, WOW air $676
Flights from San Francisco to Lusaka Air France, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, Turkish $1,291
Flights from San Francisco to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $468
Flights from San Francisco to Dubai American, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $712
Flights from San Francisco to Nairobi American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Royal Air Maroc, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Turkish, United $797

Cheap Domestic Flights to Johannesburg - JNB

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Jose to New York Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $277

Cheap International Flights to Johannesburg - JNB

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sacramento to Johannesburg American, JetBlue, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, Qantas, Qatar, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,198
Flights from San Jose to Johannesburg American, Air Canada, Air France, JetBlue, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qantas, Qatar, United, Virgin Atlantic $815
Flights from Oakland to Johannesburg American, Air France, JetBlue, Delta, Emirates, KLM, Qatar, Virgin Atlantic $1,527
Flights from Reno to Johannesburg American, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, Lufthansa, Qantas, Qatar, United $1,163
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