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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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How to find the cheapest flight from
Sydney (SYD) to Johannesburg (JNB)

SYD - JNB
Price
$944 - $1,474
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 $944 From Sydney to Johannesburg
One-way from $695 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 $2,351 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 $2,495 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 $1,056.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Johannesburg in July, August 2020

The best prices found for SYD to JNB flights in July, August
16 Jul - 23 Jul
$1,311pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
16 Jul - 23 Jul
$1,353pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
16 Jul - 23 Jul
$1,422pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sydney to Johannesburg 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Sydney found for this year
8 Aug - 14 Aug
$1,109pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qantas Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
8 Aug - 14 Aug
$1,172pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
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Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qantas Airways
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SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
8 Aug - 14 Aug
$1,195pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
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South African
 
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Direct flights to Johannesburg from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Johannesburg direct flight deals
8 Aug - 14 Aug
$1,109pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qantas Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
11 Sep - 17 Sep
$3,590pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qantas Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

One-way flights to Johannesburg from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Johannesburg
03:55 - 02:10
Singapore Airlines
1 stop
30h 15m
SYD - JNB
Singapore Airlines
$1,004
flugladen.de
06:55 - 13:00
Qantas Airways
Direct
14h 05m
SYD - JNB
Qantas Airways
$1,062
KAYAK
17:10 - 06:15
Emirates
1 stop
45h 05m
SYD - JNB
Emirates
$1,383
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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 $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Johannesburg for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $1,109, but on average you can expect to pay $1,909.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Johannesburg for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Sydney to Johannesburg under $1,200. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Johannesburg is less than $2,349.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Johannesburg OR Tambo have been viewed 4,282 times in the past calendar month.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

Currently, Qantas Airways Limited offers the cheapest flights from Sydney to Johannesburg. On average 27 flights can be found for this airline route daily.

Does it rain more in Sydney or Johannesburg?

Sydney will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to Johannesburg over the next 11 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.

Destination information for Johannesburg

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Sydney to Johannesburg
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R11.76
Flight duration
12h 55m
Average temperature for July in Johannesburg
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Johannesburg
4.0 mm

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Airports servicing Johannesburg

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