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Book South African Airways Tickets & Fly Now, Pay Later

South African Airways is the flag carrier for South Africa. Its hub airport is the OR Tambo International Airport. South African Airways operates domestic flights within South Africa and serves destinations such as Cape Town, Durban, East London, George and Johannesburg.

Alternative Airlines allows you to book South African Airways flights and spread the cost of your South African Airways tickets over time using one of the many flexible payment methods we offer at checkout, such as Afterpay, Klarna, Affirm and Laybuy, among others. Besides being able to pay later for your tickets, booking your flights through Alternative Airlines comes with other great advantages - you can compare prices between different flights, apply filters to your search to help you find that perfect flight and even add extra security to your booking with Cancellation Protection and Baggage Insurance.

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Can I pay for South African Airways flights in instalments?

With Alternative Airlines, you can book flights with any of the 600+ airlines we ticket on our site and pay in instalments over time with many flexible finance options that we offer at checkout. Select South African Airways and you can book flights on our site and pay later. But you can still book flights with alternative airlines to South African Airways and split the cost of your tickets up when you book through Alternative Airlines - for example, you can book your South African Airways flights today and pay over time on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly basis, depending on the flexible payment plan you chose at checkout!

Read on to find out more about some of our most popular payment plan options, or discover all our finance options here.

The payment plan options available at checkout will depend on the country in which you reside.

Afterpay ✔

Can I pay for South African Airways flights using Afterpay?

Afterpay is one of the most popular flexible payment methods we offer at Alternative Airlines - it lets you split the cost of your flights into 4 equal interest-free payments to be paid back over a 6 week period. With South African Airways, you can use Afterpay as a payment method and spread the cost of tickets. To use Afterpay, you'll need to be a resident of the United States and pay in USD.

Klarna

Can I use Klarna for South African Airways flights?

Klarna is another incredibly popular payment method that we offer here at Alternative Airlines. Residents of the United States, the United Kingdom and many countries in Europe can book flights today and pay later using Klarna. You can book flights with South Africa Airways while paying later with Klarna. Klarna lets you pay for your flights within 30 days, pay in 3 instalments or pay monthly for up to 6 months!

Affirm

Can I pay for South African Airways flights using Affirm?

With Affirm, you can pay for your flights in monthly instalments over a 3, 6 or 12 month period. In order to use Affirm you'll need to be residing in the US and pay for your flights in USD. You can instead book your flights on finance with an alternative airline to South African Airwayssuch as Kenya Airways or Air Zimbabwe.

Laybuy

Can I pay for South Africa Airways flights with Laybuy?

Residents of the UK, Australia and New Zealand can use Laybuy at checkout to book flights today and pay later at Alternative Airlines. Laybuy will is available for flights on South African Airways. Laybuy lets customers spread the cost of their flight tickets into 6 weekly interest-free payments.

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'Buy Now, Pay Later' South African Airway Flights FAQs

Can I pay for South African Airways flights in instalments?

You can book flights with alternative airlines to South Africa on airlines such as South African Airways and pay later with one of the many flexible payment plans we offer at checkout, including Afterpay, Affirm, PayPal Credit and more. Different payment methods will appear at checkout depending on your country of residence and the currency you pay in. For example, if you're a resident of the UK, you can pay later for your flights with Klarna, Clearpay and Laybuy. If you live in the UAE, you can spread the cost of your tickets over time with Tabby and Postpay. To find out about all the flexible finance plans we offer on our site, take a look at our Buy Now Pay Later guide.

The payment options that you see at checkout will depend on the country in which you reside. Terms and conditions apply; follow the links above to find out more about each payment option, as well as to view full T&C’s.

Why should I book my South African Airways tickets through Alternative Airlines?

At Alternative Airlines, you can purchase flights with any of the 600+ airlines that we ticket and pay with any payment method of your choice - take your pick as we offer 40+ different ways to pay, including virtual wallets and cryptocurrency. There are extra benefits too when booking through Alternative Airlines - you can add Cancellation Protection to your booking if you cannot make your flight due to emergency reasons, as well as Baggage Insurance if your luggage gets lost on the way to its destination. Read our guide on domestic flights within South Africa for more information!