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Low season

May Best time to beat the crowds (3% less expensive on average)

High season

July Most popular time to fly (7% more expensive on average)

Average price of a return ticket

£729 (avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Good deal for a return ticket

£583 or less

Top tips for finding cheap flights to Johannesburg

  • Looking for cheap airfare to Johannesburg? 25% of our users found return tickets to Johannesburg for the following prices or less: From Birmingham £466, from Glasgow £477, from Newcastle upon Tyne £516
  • Book at least 4 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
  • High season is considered to be June, July and August. The cheapest month to fly to Johannesburg is May.
  • Enter your preferred departure airport and travel dates into the search form above to unlock the latest Johannesburg flight deals.
  • O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB), otherwise known as OR Tambo Airport is the gateway to South Africa as well as the nation’s busiest airport and serves as the hub for several airlines including the national carrier South African Airways, South Africa Express in addition to the budget airlines Mango and Kulula.com.
  • If your flight to Johannesburg is just the beginning of your holidays in South Africa you should know that there are several private shuttles operating at OR Tambo Airport that provide airport transfer service to several districts and cities in the greater metropolitan area including Pretoria, Soweto and Gauteng.
  • Taking a flight to Johannesburg? You’ll be pleased to know there are several banks at OR Tambo Airport to expedite your cash advances, financial services and other foreign exchange transactions. American Express and ABSA Bank are in the Central Terminal Building while, Standard Bank and Travelex are located at the International Arrivals area.
  • Concerned about parking? Well you need not because OR Tambo Airport has 10 separate parking options including split level Parkades (P1, 2 and 3) as well as covered Short stay parking (P7 and P8) while P4, 5, 6 and 9 are reserved for Long term parking clientele. Valet parking is also another option should you prefer.
  • Fans of airport lounges will be happy to know that there are several located at OR Tambo Airport for your comfort and convenience including six Premium Lounges, four in the International Terminal and two in the Domestic Terminal. All are air-conditioned and provide a range of hospitality services including designated smoking areas.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

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Top 5 airlines flying to Johannesburg OR Tambo

Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews

8.3
Qatar Airways
Overall score based on 10,843 reviews
8.4
Boarding
8.2
Comfort
8.7
Crew
8.3
Entertainment
8.1
Food
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Recent return flight deals

6/11
Fri
1 stop
SWISS
18h 35m
LHR - JNB
25/11
Wed
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SWISS
16h 50m
JNB - LHR
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RwandAir
18h 40m
LGW - JNB
16/11
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RwandAir
16h 30m
JNB - LGW
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Ethiopian Air
15h 35m
LHR - JNB
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Ethiopian Air
18h 25m
JNB - LHR
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Etihad Airways
16h 15m
LHR - JNB
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Etihad Airways
22h 30m
JNB - LHR
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Emirates
18h 15m
STN - JNB
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Emirates
19h 20m
JNB - STN
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RwandAir
18h 40m
LGW - JNB
16/11
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RwandAir
16h 30m
JNB - LGW
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SWISS
15h 20m
LHR - JNB
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SWISS
13h 45m
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Recent one-way flight deals

4/10
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Etihad Airways
16h 30m
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Multiple Airlines
27h 15m
MAN - JNB
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Turkish Airlines
16h 25m
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Emirates
24h 15m
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British Airways
11h 00m
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Etihad Airways
38h 25m
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36h 55m
LGW - JNB
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Turkish Airlines
16h 20m
LGW - JNB
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16h 20m
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36h 55m
LGW - JNB
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KLM
26h 30m
LCY - JNB
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25h 40m
LHR - JNB
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Turkish Airlines
15h 00m
LHR - JNB
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Emirates
29h 20m
LGW - JNB
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Multiple Airlines
21h 45m
STN - JNB
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Turkish Airlines
16h 20m
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