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Cheap flights from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo

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The best prices from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo are usually found in February or May, booked 23 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

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

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to JNB flight in 2021: compare Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in OR Tambo.
MEL - JNB
Price
$1,126 - $1,895
JNB
Temperature
18 - 26 °C
JNB
Rainfall
4 - 151 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Average price

$1,138

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$1,126

From Victoria, Australia to 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 Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo?

Flights from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo are generally found to be more expensive on Friday. 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 OR Tambo.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo?

To save up to 18% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo from $1,519 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,719 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo?

Flights from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $956.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo (MEL - JNB)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 17% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo in May, June 2021

The best prices found for MEL to JNB flights in May, June
1 Jun - 1 Aug
$1,642pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
1 Jun - 1 Aug
$2,055pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
1 Jun - 1 Aug
$2,056pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from Victoria, Australia found for this year
25 Aug - 13 Sep
$1,314pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
25 Aug - 13 Sep
$1,466pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
1 Jun - 1 Aug
$1,642pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

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Flight FAQs

From Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo

Can I find flights from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo for under $1,417 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo for under $1,417. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $1,314, but on average you can expect to pay $2,313.

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

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Melbourne to Johannesburg OR Tambo. Policies will vary by airline.

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

South African, Qantas Airways, and Etihad Airways 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 Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo for under $1,289 on Cheapflights?

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

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Melbourne to Johannesburg OR Tambo have been viewed 3,622 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Johannesburg?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Melbourne is roughly similar to Johannesburg. You can assume this to be the case over the next 13 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 26 °C range in January. The weather in Johannesburg is generally the same as Melbourne's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo?

Qatar Airways, Malaysia Airlines, and Cathay Pacific can get you from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo in just under 24h. Your travel time can differ by up to 15h 30m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo return?

Qatar Airways, at $1,315, was found to be the cheapest airline from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Cathay Pacific and Malaysia Airlines.

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Today's exchange rate
$1 = R10.97
Average temperature for May in OR Tambo
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in OR Tambo
25.0 mm

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Top 8 airlines flying from Victoria, Australia to OR Tambo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Victoria, 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
Qatar Airways
$663 $846 No cancel fee 68%
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Etihad Airways
$698 $1,023 No cancel fee 75%
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Singapore Airlines
$735 $1,084 No cancel fee 81%
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Cathay Pacific
$824 $1,124 No cancel fee 72%
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Qantas Airways
$761 $1,169 No cancel fee 74%
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Emirates
$813 $1,218 No cancel fee 75%
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South African
$791 $1,245 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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Virgin Australia
$937 $1,264 No cancel fee 80%
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