Menu

Search flights to Umtata

Show filters

Umtata

Things to enjoy in Mthatha

With such a wide range of cheap flights to Mthatha departing from different airports throughout South Africa, all the great attractions that this town offers are right at your fingertips. When in Mthatha, visit the Nelson Mandela Museum and learn more about the life of the Nobel Peace Prize laureate through exhibitions, guided tours and a heritage trail or enjoy unspoiled nature featuring various birds, wildlife as well as wetlands and grasslands in the 460-hectare Luchaba Nature Reserve. Head out to So What Lounge to enjoy the town's nightlife from the dancefloor or a private lounge, sipping drinks and trying African delicacies. Discover great deals of flights, discounts, bargains, and other promotions you will find on eSky and start exploring new destinations now.

Cheap flights to Mthatha with the eSky airfare search

Are you looking for cheap flights to Mthatha but do not know how to get the best deals? Instead of wading through numerous websites with air tickets, use the eSky cheap airfare search engine to compare prices of plane tickets, including discounts, flight specials and many other promos in one place. Go to the eSky cheap airfare search engine, enter your search criteria (departure and arrival points, travel dates and the number of passengers) and click on the search button to browse through a vast range of cheap flights to Mthatha. Sort the results by price or flight duration or use the filters to check flights departing and arriving at specific hours or to fly on your favorite airlines. Click on the "Choose" button next to the selected cheap flight to go to the booking summary page. Check your flight details, add optional services and provide the necessary details in the "Passengers" and "Contact details" sections to book your cheap flight tickets to Mthatha.

Cheap flights from South Africa to Mthatha - possible options

Depending on the city you are departing from, you can either take a non-stop or a connecting flight to get to Mthatha and there are many options to choose from. You can only fly non-stop from Johannesburg on South African Airways. The average flight duration is 1 hour 15 minutes. Other South African cities offer flights to Mthatha that connect in Johannesburg. It takes 4 hours 20 minutes to fly from Cape Town on South African Airways or Kulula + South African Airways, whereas British Airways + South African Airways will take you to Mthatha from Durban in 3 hours 35 minutes. Flights from Port Elizabeth served by South African Airways last 4 hours 05 minutes but if you take a flight operated by FlySafair + South African Airways, you will fly 35 minutes longer but it will save you more than 1 thousand ZAR. East London to Mthatha flights take 3 hours 55 minutes on FlySafair + South African Airways and 4 hours 05 minutes on Kulula + South African Airways. To fly from George to Mthatha, you can book a Kulula + South African Airways flight that takes 6 hours 40 minutes. Flights from Nelspruit in the same configuration last 3 hours 25 minutes. South African Airways will fly you to Mthatha if you are departing from Hoedspruit (the average flight duration is 5 hours 40 minutes), Polokwane (the average flight duration is 5 hours 05 minutes) or Bloemfontein (the average flight duration is 3 hours 15 minutes).

Cheap flights to Mthatha on South African Airways

Your cheap flight to Mthatha, whether operated non-stop or departing from your home airport on a different airline and connecting in Johannesburg, will be served by South African Airways. The airline's baggage policy allows passengers to bring one cabin bag which does not exceed the weight of 8 kg and the dimensions of 115 cm in addition to one small to be placed in the overhead bin or under the passenger's front seat. Cheap plane tickets to Mthatha also come with two checked bags up to 23 kg each. Online check-in with South African Airways is available from 24 hours before the scheduled flight departure time. Economy class passengers are served complimentary snacks, meals, and drinks. The airline's inflight entertainment includes its magazine Sawubona, newspapers, and audio & video system.

Cheap Mthatha vacation packages

Did you know that you can save up to 30% or even 40% on your hotel reservation if you book it with eSky? Our customers who purchase cheap flight tickets through our website can avail of discounts on accommodation in over 1.3 million properties worldwide. Visit the Flight+Hotel section to search and compare cheap vacation packages that include air tickets and accommodation in Mthatha or the "Hotel" section, if you have already booked your flight but you are still looking for an affordable hotel. Just type in your destination, choose your dates and the number of rooms to check available options. Use filters to find your perfect accommodation faster. You can search specific types of hotels and tick the facilities your property must be equipped with. You can search hotels in the vicinity of the town center, select the price range and complimentary meals. Sort the results price to view only the cheapest options if you are going to travel on a budget. Sign up for our newsletter to start receiving secret deals up to 40% reserved for our subscribers straight to your inbox. Unlock bargain offers, promo deals and other flight specials and save big on your next trip.

When are the cheapest air tickets to Mthatha?

The best time to visit Mthatha is from late November to mid-May when it has the most pleasant weather. February is the cheapest month to fly, whereas December has the highest airfares. By being flexible with your travel dates, you can increase the chances of finding the cheapest air tickets to Mthatha. To check the most economic flight options in the next few months, go to the Price Calendars, enter your departure and arrival airports to see the whole-month view of airfares. The cheapest days to fly, featuring special offers, discounts and other reasonably priced plane tickets to Mthatha, will be highlighted in green.

Set a price alert for Mthatha flights

Another way of getting great deals on flight tickets to Mthatha is to set a price alert. If you have started planning your trip several months ahead, you can set a price alert for the selected flight to get email notifications every time its price drops. By doing this you will increase the chance of fetching a great deal because you will have an overwiew of the airfare price tendencies. To set a free price alert on eSky, enter your email address and choose when you would like to fly. Enjoy the comfort of having all the searching work done for you and get your cheap flight to Mthatha without any effort.

Mthatha Airport - your arrival airport

Your cheap flight to Mthatha will arrive at Mthatha Airport, located 25 minutes from the center of the town of Mthatha. To get from the airport to the town center, you can use a rental car or a metered taxi. Many hotels and guest properties offer shuttle service, too.

Useful information about airports in Umtata

Flight timetable: Umtata

Looking for a hotel? Check out the best hotels in Umtata

Find hotel in Umtata