Cheap flights from Sydney to OR Tambo

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The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Johannesburg OR Tambo are usually found in February or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Thursday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sydney to OR Tambo

All the information you need to plan the best SYD to JNB flight in 2022: compare Sydney to OR Tambo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in OR Tambo.

SYD - JNB

Price

$877 - $1,474

JNB

Temperature

10 - 20 °C

JNB

Rainfall

0 - 120 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 29% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Round-trip from$1,243From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Johannesburg OR Tambo
One-way from$1,079One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Johannesburg OR Tambo

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 18% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,671.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from Sydney. Users have commonly found prices around $1,479 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $1,052. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 16% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Sydney to OR Tambo in May, June 2022

The best prices found for SYD to JNB flights in May, June
25 May - 29 May
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

25h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

38h 00m
$1,798

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 5/20/22

25 May - 29 May
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

25h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

38h 00m
$1,846

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

28 May - 1 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

41h 25m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

37h 40m
$1,888

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

Sydney to OR Tambo 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from Sydney found for this year
8 Nov. - 14 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

35h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

28h 20m
$1,379

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

14 Nov. - 14 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

20h 00m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

28h 20m
$1,489

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

8 Nov. - 20 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

35h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

37h 05m
$1,523

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Cheap Emirates flights from Sydney to OR Tambo

11 Oct. - 19 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

31h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

33h 10m
$1,732

Emirates

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Deal found 5/23/22

11 Oct. - 19 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

37h 15m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

33h 10m
$1,734

Emirates

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Deal found 5/23/22

11 Oct. - 19 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

45h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

51h 20m
$1,747

Emirates

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Deal found 5/21/22

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Sydney to OR Tambo

11 Oct. - 19 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

11h 45m
$1,869

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 5/23/22

11 Oct. - 19 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

11h 45m
$1,887

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 5/21/22

1 Jun. - 8 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

11h 45m
$5,895

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 5/21/22

Direct flights to OR Tambo from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to OR Tambo direct flight deals
11 Oct. - 19 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

11h 45m
$1,869

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 5/23/22

11 Oct. - 19 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

11h 45m
$1,887

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 5/21/22

8 Nov. - 19 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

11h 45m
$2,029

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 5/22/22

Last-minute flights from Sydney to OR Tambo

Late deals on return flights to OR Tambo from Sydney, departing today and this week
28 May - 1 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

41h 25m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

37h 40m
$1,888

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

2 Jun. - 16 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 15m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

37h 40m
$1,903

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

2 Jun. - 21 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

20h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

19h 10m
$1,996

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

One-way flights to Johannesburg OR Tambo from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to OR Tambo
7 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

24h 40m
$1,079

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 5/22/22

7 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

14h 05m
$1,117

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 5/22/22

7 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

35h 15m
$1,121

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sydney to OR Tambo flights.

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

For a flight from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo, you will be flying from Kingsford Smith. Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) is just 7.5 km from the centre of the city. Kingsford Smith is the only Sydney airport and it handles 1 outbound flight to Johannesburg OR Tambo per day. 8 airlines have flights to Johannesburg OR Tambo from Sydney Kingsford Smith on a regular basis.

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

Singapore Airlines, Qantas Airways, and South African 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.

Can I find flights from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under $1,400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under $1,400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Singapore Airlines for just $1,379, but on average you can expect to pay $1,647.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under $1,900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport under $1,900. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport is less than $2,536.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under $1,900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport within the next 7 days for less than $1,900.

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

The Sydney Kingsford Smith 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 flying from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport round-trip?

Singapore Airlines, at $1,379, was found to be the cheapest airline from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Emirates and Qatar Airways. Singapore Airlines is 6% 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 OR Tambo Airport one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $1,079 on Etihad Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Qantas Airways from $1,117 and Singapore Airlines from $1,198 one-way.

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

British Airways, Emirates and Etihad Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport.

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

While on average a flight from Sydney to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport is generally $3,396, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $1,128. When looking at the most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Johannesburg OR Tambo), you can expect to pay $1,324 for that flight.

Top 5 airlines flying from Sydney to OR Tambo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to OR Tambo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Etihad AirwaysCheapest$1,137Average$1,524FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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South AfricanCheapest$1,166Average$1,826FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest$1,233Average$1,853FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapest$1,290Average$1,641FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Singapore AirlinesCheapest$1,296Average$1,760FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Sydney to OR Tambo

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Weekly flight availability from Sydney to OR Tambo

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Sydney to OR Tambo
Sunday0daily flights
Monday2daily flights
Tuesday2daily flights
Wednesday2daily flights
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Saturday2daily flights