$61 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Johannesburg. This flight is from East London and is 95% cheaper than most flights to Johannesburg. To find the cheapest price to Johannesburg from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
In general, March is the cheapest month to fly from United States to Johannesburg. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $735. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of March, then book flights to Johannesburg from United States during February instead. Flights to Johannesburg in February, while not as cheap as those in March, still average around $743.
We recommend purchasing flights from United States to Johannesburg 0 days ahead of your departure date because this is when momondo users tend to see the best flight rates. On average, our users have found flights to Johannesburg for $974. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Johannesburg outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from United States to Johannesburg for $635.
According to our data, Tuesday is the cheapest day to fly to Johannesburg from United States. The lowest ticket price found for a Tuesday departure recently was $855. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. Flights from United States to Johannesburg on a Saturday will generally be more expensive and average around $927. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Johannesburg is at noon when flights can be purchased for as low as $791. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Johannesburg is in the morning when prices are around $910.
Johannesburg Lanseria Airport, Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. Airport or Sun City Pilansberg Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Johannesburg.
The cheapest airport near Johannesburg is typically Sun City Pilansberg Airport with an average price of $1,096/person. These prices vary based on where travelers are coming from. It is suggested that travelers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, South Africa travel restrictions include travel to Johannesburg. Entry restrictions
South Africa has restarted commercial flights into the country. International air travel is restricted to the following airports: OR Tambo International Airport, King Shaka International Airport, Cape Town International Airport.Entry requirements
Travelers must have a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken within 72 hours prior to departure. Travelers will need to provide proof of accommodation upon arrival in case they need to self-isolate during their trip. Travelers must have a medical travel insurance with international coverage that covers COVID-19 before traveling. Travelers must complete and produce an online travel health questionnaire on your personal device before arriving in South Africa. The questionnaire is available from the South Africa Department of Health website.Quarantine requirements
Travelers arriving in South Africa are subject to medical screening. Travelers who are symptomatic or been in contact with an infected person, they will be required to take a mandatory COVID-19 test, at their own expense. If the test is positive, they are subject to 10-day quarantine at a government-appointed facility, at their own expense. Travelers without a valid medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test results are subject to quarantine at a government-appointed facility, at their own expense.Transiting rules
Travelers transiting through South Africa must have a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken within 72 hours prior to departure.If you are planning to travel to Johannesburg at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.