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How to find the cheapest flight from
Australia to OR Tambo (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best null to JNB flight in 2021: compare Australia to OR Tambo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in OR Tambo.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 18% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,626, or $1,839 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

February can be a great time to fly to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from Australia with a flight ticket averaging about $1,438. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $1,023. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (AU0 - JNB)?

When flying from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Australia to OR Tambo in September, October 2021

The best prices found for Australia to JNB flights in September, October
11 Oct - 17 Oct
$2,491pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
12 Oct - 17 Oct
$2,607pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
12 Oct - 17 Oct
$13,022pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Australia to OR Tambo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from Australia found for this year
27 Nov - 27 Jan
$1,572pp
PER
Perth
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PER
Perth
20 Dec - 9 Mar
$1,994pp
PER
Perth
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth
20 Dec - 9 Mar
$2,052pp
PER
Perth
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth

One-way flights to OR Tambo from Australia

The cheapest one-way flights from Australia to OR Tambo
16:45 - 11:35
Emirates
1 stop
27h 50m
SYD - JNB
Emirates
$1,033
Travelgenio
18:10 - 10:55
Qatar Airways
1 stop
25h 45m
SYD - JNB
Qatar Airways
$1,056
Travelgenio
19:00 - 02:10
Singapore Airlines
1 stop
39h 10m
BNE - JNB
Singapore Airlines
$1,165
Tripmonster

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Flight FAQs

From Australia to OR Tambo

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. South African, Qantas Airways, and Singapore Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like South African with this kind of flexibility.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Australia 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. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under $1,600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under $1,600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,572, but on average you can expect to pay $1,872.

How popular is this Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport flight route?

The Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo flight path was viewed by 4,252 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Qatar Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $1,013. However, be on the lookout for offers from Emirates and Singapore Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for a low price.

What are the cheapest flights from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

While on average a flight from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport is generally $2,585, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $648. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne - Johannesburg OR Tambo), you can expect to pay $1,743 for that flight.

What are the most popular routes from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

The most popular flight routes from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport are Melbourne - Johannesburg OR Tambo, Sydney Kingsford Smith - Johannesburg OR Tambo and Adelaide - Johannesburg OR Tambo.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Cathay Pacific, Emirates and Etihad Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for OR Tambo (JNB)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to OR Tambo from Australia?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo

Most visitors from Australia need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Johannesburg OR Tambo.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Australia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg OR Tambo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Australia are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg OR Tambo.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Do I need a test to fly back to Australia from OR Tambo?

Returning to Australia from Johannesburg OR Tambo

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Australia.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo are not required to quarantine after entering Australia.

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Departure points for flights from Australia to OR Tambo

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Destination information for OR Tambo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Australia to OR Tambo.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R10.73
Average temperature for September in OR Tambo
25.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in OR Tambo
20.0 mm

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Top 10 airlines flying from Australia to Johannesburg OR Tambo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Australia to OR Tambo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
$882 $1,295 No cancel fee 75%
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Qatar Airways
$914 $1,220 No cancel fee 68%
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Singapore Airlines
$926 $1,453 No cancel fee 81%
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Qantas Airways
$1,023 $1,677 No cancel fee 74%
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South African
$1,044 $1,672 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by South African. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Cathay Pacific
$1,073 $1,544 No cancel fee 72%
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Air Mauritius
$1,095 $1,584 No cancel fee 82%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Air Mauritius. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Emirates
$1,121 $1,664 No cancel fee 75%
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Virgin Australia
$1,293 $1,977 No cancel fee 80%
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Ethiopian Air
$1,335 $1,699 No cancel fee 72%
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