Cheap flights from Malaysia to South Africa

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Malaysia to South Africa

All the information you need to plan the best null to JNB flight in 2021: compare Malaysia to South Africa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in South Africa.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Malaysia to South Africa?

To save on the cost of your flight from Malaysia to South Africa, book at least 26 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 22% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from RM 3,259 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as RM 3,839.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Malaysia to South Africa?

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to South Africa from Malaysia. Prices for April average RM 3,072 per person but you can even find prices for as low as RM 2,325. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a April flight can save you 18% on your journey compared to booking in April

Cheap flights from Malaysia to South Africa in May, June 2021

The best prices found for Malaysia to South Africa flights in May, June
20 May - 19 Jun
RM 2,547pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
20 May - 19 Jun
RM 3,036pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
19 May - 19 Jun
RM 3,049pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Malaysia to South Africa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from Malaysia found for this year
20 May - 19 Jun
RM 2,547pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
16 Sep - 18 Sep
RM 2,637pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
16 Sep - 18 Sep
RM 2,872pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

Last-minute flights from Malaysia to South Africa

Late deals on return flights to South Africa from Malaysia, departing today and this week
20 May - 19 Jun
RM 2,547pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
20 May - 19 Jun
RM 3,036pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
19 May - 19 Jun
RM 3,049pp
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
KUL
Kuala Lumpur Intl

One-way flights to South Africa from Malaysia

The cheapest one-way flights from Malaysia to South Africa
21:40 - 12:15
Emirates
1 stop
20h 35m
KUL - JNB
Emirates
RM 1,733
Travel2Be
23:15 - 10:55
Qatar Airways
1 stop
17h 40m
KUL - JNB
Qatar Airways
RM 1,864
qatarairways.com
22:20 - 03:10
Etihad Airways
2 stops
34h 50m
KUL - JNB
Etihad Airways
RM 2,222
DreamWorldTravel

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Flight FAQs

From Malaysia to South Africa

Can I find flights from Malaysia to South Africa for under RM 2,880 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Malaysia to South Africa for under RM 2,880. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just RM 2,547, but on average you can expect to pay RM 3,460.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Malaysia to South Africa to control the spread of COVID-19?

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Malaysia to South Africa. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Malaysia to South Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Malaysia to South Africa have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Qatar Airways, Ethiopian Air, and Singapore Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Qatar Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Malaysia to South Africa for under RM 2,469 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Malaysia to South Africa, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Malaysia to South Africa for under RM 2,880?

There are currently 7+ open flights from Malaysia to South Africa within the next 7 days for less than RM 2,880.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Malaysia to South Africa?

Before booking your flight from Malaysia to South Africa, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Cathay Pacific, Emirates or Ethiopian Air.

What are the most popular routes from Malaysia to South Africa?

While some choose either Kuantan - Cape Town Intl or Kuala Lumpur Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo, Kuala Lumpur Intl - Cape Town Intl is the most popular route from Malaysia to South Africa.

What are the cheapest flights from Malaysia to South Africa?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Malaysia to South Africa? While on average our users pay RM 5,104, our data indicates the cheapest price to be RM 1,864. The most popular route (Kuala Lumpur Intl - Cape Town Intl), is priced around RM 3,683.

How long does is the flight from Malaysia to South Africa?

Departing from Malaysia to South Africa will take you 17h 40m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Malaysia to South Africa return?

According to our current data, Ethiopian Air (RM 2,547), Qatar Airways (RM 2,889), and Emirates (RM 3,049) offers the cheapest pricing from Malaysia to South Africa.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Malaysia to South Africa one-way?

RM 1,733 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Emirates. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways, with prices starting from RM 1,864 and RM 2,222, respectively.

Destination points for flights from Malaysia to South Africa

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Destination information for South Africa

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Malaysia to South Africa.
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Top 8 airlines flying from Malaysia to South Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Malaysia to South Africa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
RM 582 RM 652 No cancel fee 75%
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Ethiopian Air
RM 619 RM 702 No cancel fee 72%
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Air Mauritius
RM 618 RM 717 No cancel fee 82%

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SAUDIA
RM 632 RM 764 No cancel fee 86%
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Qatar Airways
RM 598 RM 861 No cancel fee 68%
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Emirates
RM 798 RM 913 No cancel fee 75%
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Cathay Pacific
RM 903 RM 1,008 No cancel fee 72%
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Singapore Airlines
RM 754 RM 1,014 No cancel fee 81%
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