Users booking trips to Johannesburg from Durban found flights 92% cheaper than the average price of flights to Johannesburg. To find the cheapest price to Johannesburg from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
The cheapest month to fly to Johannesburg from United Kingdom is in May. Flight prices, which tend to average around £432, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of May, then book flights to Johannesburg from United Kingdom during March instead. Flights to Johannesburg in March, while not as cheap as those in May, still average around £438.
The ideal time to book your flight to Johannesburg is 59 days in advance, when prices tend to average £486. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from United Kingdom for as low as £310.
On average, the least expensive day to fly to Johannesburg from United Kingdom is on a Tuesday. momondo users have found tickets for Tuesday departures for as low as £455. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Friday because tickets tend to average around £524. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Johannesburg.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Johannesburg is in the afternoon when flights can be purchased for as low as £492. Flights to Johannesburg are more costly in the evening, with an average ticket price of £539. Departure times in the evening fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Johannesburg is possible. If you are planning a flight to Johannesburg, consider booking flights to Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (20 mi from Johannesburg city centre), Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. Airport (39 mi from Johannesburg city centre) or Sun City Pilansberg Airport (81 mi from Johannesburg city centre).
You can find deals at Sun City Pilansberg Airport for £36pp on average, but that price can change based on your departure airport. To save money, try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.