Cheap flights to Johannesburg

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Jun 29 — Jul 61
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Flights to Johannesburg in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inNovemberHigh demand for flights, 13% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price₱51,341Average for round-trip flights in June 2022
Round-trip from₱26,025From Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to Johannesburg

Cheap flights to Johannesburg in June, July 2022

The best prices found for ZA1 flights for June, July
Jul 30 - Sep 30
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

38h 55m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

2 stops

46h 00m
₱31,536

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 6/23/22

Jul 24 - Aug 23
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

23h 20m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

2 stops

22h 25m
₱60,671

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 6/24/22

Jul 24 - Aug 23
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

23h 20m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

1 stop

17h 20m
₱62,744

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 6/24/22

Johannesburg 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg found for this year
Nov 28 - Dec 28
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

23h 55m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

2 stops

31h 05m
₱26,025

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 6/22/22

Aug 3 - Sep 15
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

30h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

2 stops

22h 25m
₱28,262

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 6/23/22

Nov 28 - Dec 28
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

3 stops

33h 10m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

2 stops

31h 05m
₱28,535

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 6/22/22

When is the best time to fly to Johannesburg?

Average Johannesburg flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

MNL - JNB

Price

₱29,281 - ₱148,251

JNB

Temperature

10 - 20 °C

JNB

Precipitation

0 - 120 mm

When is the best time to book a flight to Johannesburg?

Booking 60 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Johannesburg. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Johannesburg?

At the moment, Tuesday is the most economical day to take a flight to Johannesburg. Monday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Johannesburg?

At the moment, flights at noon are likely to offer the best value for money for your Johannesburg trip. A flight in the afternoon will more often than not be of higher cost.

What began as a modest gold-mining town in the late 19th century grew to become South Africa’s thriving economic capital: Johannesburg (or Jo’burg for short). At first glance the city can seem unforgiving and its residents raucous, which is why most travellers who book flights to Johannesburg use it as a base on their way to game reserves and other cities and towns in South Africa. But those who stay a little longer discover a city rich in culture and history.

The best way to get to know the city is by exploring its city centre; the heart and soul of Jo’burg. The area has been revamped in recent years but still has some fine examples of colonial architecture. For an insight into the segregated black neighbourhoods built during the apartheid years take a tour of the township Soweto where Nelson Mandela and Archbishop Desmond Tutu both lived.

Post-apartheid Jo’burg has acquired a reputation for being a dangerous city filled with crime and poverty and while this sentiment often resonates in the minds of travellers coming off Johannesburg flights, it shouldn’t deter anyone from visiting this fascinating city.

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Johannesburg climate

Johannesburg is lucky enough to have the sun shine year-round. Average temperatures are about 26 degrees in January, 16 degrees in June – and humidity is not a factor. The winters are mild and short and snow is very rare.

When is the best time to fly to Johannesburg?

The best times to book flights to Johannesburg depends on the activity you have in mind. Southern-hemisphere rules apply when it comes to seasons. South Africa’s summer lasts from November to February – warm with heavy rains in the afternoons.

Average winter temperatures range between 11 degrees  in Johannesburg and 17 degrees in Durban; while summer temperatures hover between 19 (in Johannesburg) and 24 (in Durban).

The best time to watch game is spring (August to October). Whale watchers should visit between mid-June and the end of October for Southern Right Whales and between August and December for Humpback Whales.

For diving and surfing – April to September; hiking – spring and autumn as summer temperatures can be very high.

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Getting around Johannesburg

After your flight to Johannesburg lands, hop aboard one of the airport shuttles, which are available for most hotel destinations. The rest of the city is accessible by taxi, by bus, or on foot. The safest way to travel is by calling a cab or hiring your own car. 

Johannesburg has bus routes to all corners of the city, and the main station is Park Station. Ticket prices vary by zones. Crime is often a problem on Johannesburg’s public transport, especially on the Jo’burg-Pretoria line, so take care to travel in numbers and keep your belongings close. If you’re taking a taxi, it’s safest to hail a cab or call ahead from your hotel, as taxi lines are often hotspots for petty crime.

What is good to know if travelling to Johannesburg?

  • A visit to Johannesburg wouldn’t be complete without visiting the Apartheid Museum which offers a fascinating look into South Africa under apartheid between 1948 and 1994. Spend a few hours watching the unsettling video footage and listening to audio accounts of peoples’ experiences.
  • One of the city’s most popular attractions – Constitution Hill is Jo’burg’s equivalent to Robben Island. Built on the site of Old Fort prison, the development houses South Africa’s new Constitutional Court which rules on constitutional issues including human rights. Visitors can attend court hearings and tour some areas of the Old Fort.
  • Another important insight into apartheid can be found at the township of Soweto. Both Nelson Mandela and Archbishop Desmond Tutu once lived here and today visitors (on guided tours) can visit Mandela’s home. Down the road from Soweto is the Hector Pieterson Memorial Museum dedicated to the memory of Hector Pieterson – a young boy killed by police during a peaceful protest against the imposition of Afrikaans as a medium of instruction in schools. This was one of many casualties in the 1976 Soweto uprising.
  • Situated in the central business district of Johannesburg, the Johannesburg Art Gallery is the city’s first gallery. The three story museum boasts an impressive collection of Flemish and Dutch art, as well as works by reputable South African artists including Helen Sebidi, Alfred Toba, and Gerard Sekoto.
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