Buy business class and fly first class. That’s almost exactly what this offer sounds like! SAS, Swiss and Lufthansa are currently selling super-cheap tickets for flights in first class from Stockholm to Johannesburg. Round-trips from Europe to South Africa are available at prices starting at only €2,479 / SEK 26,600.
We’re able to present you this great deal thanks to Eric, who report this deal to us via Report a Deal!
You will find flights between October and May 2020. Although some months already show scattered availability only.
Depending on the carrier you choose, your trip will include a layover either in Germany or in Switzerland. From there, Lufthansa or Swiss will fly you to South Africa. The airlines will mostly operate an Airbus A330 or a Boeing 747.
Both carriers offer a solid first class product. Since you should be able to find equally priced flights for Lufthansa and Swiss, we recommend having a look at the following two reviews to see who you’d like to give preference to:
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According to the fare rules, tickets will be sold until October 13th. But since the price is really super low, the deal may be gone much earlier. The offer is valid for trips commencing between October 1st and May 31st, 2020. But as already mentioned, some months don’t show any availability at all.
Use Google Flights (instructions) to find all connections., The tool will display all prices and routes correctly and make it easy to select dates that suit you. You can have our Travel Dealz flight search compare prices for you. Or you can book directly on the carrier’s website. The choice is yours.
The minimum stay requirements are 6 days or the night from Saturday to Sunday. And if you like, you can spend up to 3 months in South Africa and still benefit from this sweet fare.
Tickets for the feeder flights in business class will be issued in booking class J, the one for the long-haul flight in A. Consequently, the earning rate will be somewhere between 125% and 300%. Depending on which frequent flyer program you’ve signed up for. Here’s what you will be credited with your a trip with Swiss including a layover in Zurich:
- 38,130 on Air China PhoenixMiles
- 35,380 on Miles & More
- 35,080 on Aegean Miles+Bonus
- 35,080 on Ethiopian ShebaMiles
- 35,080 on TAP Miles & Go
- 24,620 on United MileagePlus
- 24,620 on Air India Flying Returns
- 24,620 on Copa ConnectMiles
- 24,620 on SAS EuroBonus
- 24,250 on LATAM Pass
- 23,690 on Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles
- 23,690 on EgyptAir Plus
- 23,690 on Singapore KrisFlyer
- 18,460 on ANA Mileage Club
- 18,460 on Air Canada Aeroplan
- 18,090 on EVA Infinity MileageLands
- 18,000 on Thai Royal Orchid Plus
- 18,000 on South African Voyager
- 18,000 on Asiana Club
- 18,000 on Avianca LifeMiles
- 2,310 on Asia Miles
Information & Tips for Johannesburg
Johannesburg has 9,6 million inhabitants and is the largest city and most important business and financial center in Africa south of the Sahara. The city is well connected to Europe by air, flights for under 500€ (round trip) are becoming increasingly more common.
Best Time to Travel
The best times to visit Johannesburg are during fall (March – May) and during spring (September – Novemver). Temperatures are warm but pleasant and rainfall is comparatively rare.
From the Airport to the City
One possibility is taking the Gautrain, a type of local commuter rail. A trip to the city center takes about 25 minutes and costs approximately 12€. Taking a cab or an Uber runs you about 18€ to 24€.
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