South Africa: From €225 with Lufthansa & Swiss from Various European Cities (Travel Until May 2022)

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Tickets to South Africa are now available from various European cities with Lufthansa & Swiss. Prices start at €233 for the roundtrip in Lufthansa’s light fare. Flights are avilable until September 2022. Your trip either goes via Frankfurt or Zurich. Departure airports include Luxembourg, Mallorca, Milan, Rome, Brussels, Barcelona, Madrid, Valencia, Malaga, Bilbao

Since this is a light fare, checked luggage is not included. For €80 more per roundtrip, you can buy checked luggage.


Please be aware that numerous restrictions are in place right now because of the new Coronavirus variant Omicron. A negative PCR test is required when entering South Africa. Since this fare can be booked for travel until September 2022, Omicron may be history until then or restrictions may be eased. Booking this fare is at your own risk.

The cheapest tickets are not refundable, a rebooking would cost you a fee and the fare difference. The fare with luggage is rebookable for free and it can be cancelled for a fee.

Our availability calendar shows you all flight dates below €250 for trips up to 21 days. It will forward you to, where the cheapest tickets are available. The fare is available from January 2022 to May 2022. (Our calendar still shows dates past May, but they are gone by now.) Availability for cheap tickets to Cape Town is dwindling down rapidly.


Lufthansa uses a Boeing 747 or Airbus A350 for the lounghaul leg of the joruney. Swiss uses the Airbus A340. Please note that you have to start your journey from the starting point of your travel. You cannot leave out the first leg of the jounrey because your ticket will be cancelled after that due to a “no show”. Only on the way back, you can leave out the last leg of your journey (of course only accidentally ;-)).

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According to the fare rules, this fare is available until [expiry date] but if I was you, I wouldn’t count on that. Travel is possible between December and September 2022. The minimum stay requirement is 6 days or a night from Saturday to Sunday. Your travel duration cannot exceed 3 months.

You can find possible travel dates via Google Flights (instructions). You can then book directly via Lufthansa.



The tickets are issued in booking class K. Your mileage for the roundtrip Luxembourg – Frankfurt – Cape Town is for example:

  • 3,568 Miles on ANA Mileage Club
  • 3,168 Points on SAS EuroBonus
  • 2,972 Award Miles + 594 PQP on United MileagePlus
  • 740 Award Miles + 3,168 Tier Miles on Miles&More
Data provided by Without guarantee on correctness.


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