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Cheap flights from Cairns to OR Tambo

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

All the information you need to plan the best CNS to JNB flight in 2021: compare Cairns to OR Tambo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in OR Tambo.
CNS - JNB
Price
$805 - $1,771
JNB
Temperature
10 - 20 °C
JNB
Precipitation
0 - 120 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 38% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop

Average price

$1,515

Average for round-trip flights in November 2021

Round-trip from

$1,128

From Cairns to Johannesburg OR Tambo

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 Cairns to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Cairns to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. 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 OR Tambo Airport.

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

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from Cairns. Prices for March average $1,540 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,122. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January. Opting for a March flight can save you 61% on your journey compared to booking in March

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

It’s optimal to fly from Cairns to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 26% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Cairns</span> to <span class="emphasized">OR Tambo</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Cairns to OR Tambo

What airport do you fly from for flights from Cairns to Johannesburg OR Tambo?

Cairns (CNS), located 4.4 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Cairns to Johannesburg OR Tambo. 3 airlines have flights from Cairns to Johannesburg OR Tambo on a regular basis. Booking flights from Cairns to Johannesburg OR Tambo should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Johannesburg OR Tambo per day.

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

Flights from Cairns to Johannesburg OR Tambo have been viewed 153 times in the past calendar month.

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

Before booking your flight from Cairns to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Etihad Airways, Qantas Airways or Singapore Airlines.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for OR Tambo (JNB)

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

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

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cairns 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 Cairns from OR Tambo?

Returning to Cairns 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 Cairns.

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

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Alternative routes for Cairns 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 Cairns to OR Tambo.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R11.58
Average temperature for November in OR Tambo
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for November in OR Tambo
99.0 mm

Airports servicing Cairns

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Top 3 airlines flying from Cairns to Johannesburg OR Tambo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cairns 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
$1,057 $1,397 No cancel fee 75%
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Singapore Airlines
$1,166 $1,614 No cancel fee 81%
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Qantas Airways
$1,365 $2,165 No cancel fee 74%
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