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The best prices from Sydney to Johannesburg are usually found in March or August, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Thursday and return on a Sunday

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Thu. 5/11
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How to find the cheapest flight from
Sydney (SYD) to Johannesburg (JNB)

SYD - JNB
Price
$1,330 - $2,077
JNB
Temperature
18 - 26 °C
JNB
Rainfall
4 - 151 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,330

From Sydney to Johannesburg

One-way from

$1,361

One-way flight from Sydney to Johannesburg

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Sydney to Johannesburg?

Flights from Sydney to Johannesburg are generally found to be more expensive on Thursday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Johannesburg.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Sydney to Johannesburg?

Users have found that booking a flight from Sydney to Johannesburg at least 33 days early can save you up to 8% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 33 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Sydney to Johannesburg for as little as $1,588 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,685 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to Johannesburg?

Flights from Sydney to Johannesburg lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Sydney to Johannesburg in October, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,030.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Johannesburg (SYD - JNB)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 13% on flights from Sydney to Johannesburg by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Johannesburg in October, November 2020

The best prices found for SYD to JNB flights in October, November
26 Nov - 10 Dec
$2,821pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
26 Nov - 10 Dec
$3,025pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
26 Nov - 10 Dec
$3,266pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sydney to Johannesburg 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Sydney found for this year
6 Dec - 1 Mar
$1,701pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
6 Dec - 26 Feb
$1,709pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
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British Airways
   
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
6 Dec - 1 Mar
$1,732pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
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2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
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British Airways
 
1 STOP
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Johannesburg

Late deals on return flights to Johannesburg from Sydney, departing today and this week
31 Oct - 7 Nov
$4,132pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
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JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
28 Oct - 4 Nov
$4,306pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
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JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
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3 STOPS
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
31 Oct - 7 Nov
$4,382pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
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One-way flights to Johannesburg from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Johannesburg
16:50 - 02:05
Egypt Air
2 stops
66h 15m
SYD - JNB
Egypt Air
$1,361
Gotogate
16:45 - 05:55
Emirates
1 stop
46h 10m
SYD - JNB
Emirates
$1,446
Kiwi.com
17:25 - 05:15
British Airways
2 stops
44h 50m
SYD - JNB
British Airways
$1,501
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sydney to Johannesburg flights.

Flight FAQs

From Sydney to Johannesburg

Can I find flights from Sydney to Johannesburg for under $1,409 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Johannesburg for under $1,409. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $1,376, but on average you can expect to pay $1,570.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Johannesburg OR Tambo to control the spread of COVID-19?

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travellers booking flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Johannesburg OR Tambo include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Johannesburg OR Tambo have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Cathay Pacific, Qatar Airways, and Emirates are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Johannesburg for under $1,409 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Sydney to Johannesburg, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Johannesburg for under $4,227?

There are currently 7+ open flights from Sydney to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than $4,227.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Johannesburg OR Tambo have been viewed 4,252 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Sydney or Johannesburg?

Sydney will have less rainfall in 2 compared to Johannesburg over the next 13 days.

Is Sydney weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 27 °Cs in January, on average. The temperature in Johannesburg is generally colder than in Sydney. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Sydney to Johannesburg?

Departing from Sydney to Johannesburg will take you 23h. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Sydney to Johannesburg return?

Currently priced at $1,377, Qatar Airways will fly you from Sydney to Johannesburg and back. In addition to Qatar Airways, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from British Airways and Singapore Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $1,607 and $1,688, respectively. Qatar Airways is 9% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sydney to Johannesburg one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $1,178 on Emirates. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Singapore Airlines from $1,261 and British Airways from $1,352 one-way.

Destination information for Johannesburg

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Sydney to Johannesburg
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R11.62
Average temperature for October in Johannesburg
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Johannesburg
79.0 mm

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