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Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Johannesburg (JNB)

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The best prices from Chicago to Johannesburg are usually found in November or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

CHI - JNB
Price
$816 - $1376
JNB
Temperature
64.4 - 78.8 °F
JNB
Rainfall
0.2 - 5.9 inches
Popular in July High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest in November Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
Average price $878 Average for round-trip flights in May 2020
Round-trip from $816 From Chicago to Johannesburg
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Johannesburg in May, June 2020

The best prices found for ORD to JNB flights for May, June
1 Jun - 30 Sep
$753pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
$self.airline
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
25 Jun - 4 Jul
$767pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Jun - 30 Sep
$770pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Johannesburg 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Chicago found for this year
25 Nov - 4 Dec
$620pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
5 Dec - 19 Dec
$622pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Nov - 6 Dec
$628pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Johannesburg from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Johannesburg
7:05 pm - 6:20 am
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
28h 15m
ORD - JNB
Turkish Airlines
$937
KAYAK
12:00 pm - 4:30 am
Lufthansa
1 Stop
33h 30m
ORD - JNB
Lufthansa
$957
KAYAK
2:50 pm - 3:05 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
29h 15m
ORD - JNB
Multiple Airlines
$4635
Fareboom

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Johannesburg flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Johannesburg

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Johannesburg due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Chicago and Johannesburg for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Johannesburg for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Johannesburg for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SWISS for just $628, but on average you can expect to pay $652.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Johannesburg for under $600 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Chicago to Johannesburg, 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?

This flight path from Chicago to Johannesburg OR Tambo was viewed by 33 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 84 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Johannesburg is typically colder than in Chicago. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

Destination information for Johannesburg

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Johannesburg
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R17.52
Average temperature for May in Johannesburg
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Johannesburg
1.0 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Johannesburg