Cheap flights from Houston (IAH) to Johannesburg (JNB)

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The best prices from Houston to Johannesburg are usually found in February or March, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Houston (IAH) to Johannesburg (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best IAH to JNB flight in 2021: compare Houston to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.
IAH - JNB
Price
$778 - $1,674
JNB
Temperature
64.4 - 78.8 °F
JNB
Rainfall
0.2 - 5.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 41% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Average price

$887

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$778

From Houston to Johannesburg

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 round-trip from Houston to Johannesburg?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Houston to Johannesburg?

To save up to 29% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 51 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Houston to Johannesburg from $1,045 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,414 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Houston to Johannesburg?

February can be a great time to fly to Johannesburg from Houston with a flight ticket averaging about $1,222. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $889. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston to Johannesburg (IAH - JNB)?

It’s optimal to fly from Houston to Johannesburg in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 19% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Houston to Johannesburg in May, June 2021

The best prices found for IAH to JNB flights for May, June
12 May - 21 May
$1,018pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
14 May - 31 May
$1,019pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
26 Jun - 4 Jul
$1,023pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to Johannesburg 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Houston found for this year
8 Sep - 22 Sep
$801pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
9 Nov - 22 Dec
$804pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
7 Nov - 22 Dec
$808pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to Johannesburg

Late deals on round-trip flights to Johannesburg from Houston, departing today and this week
17 May - 26 May
$1,208pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
17 May - 26 May
$1,209pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
19 May - 28 May
$1,238pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to Johannesburg from Houston

The cheapest one-way flights from Houston to Johannesburg
12:10 pm - 3:05 am
British Airways
1 Stop
31h 55m
IAH - JNB
British Airways
$1,225
KAYAK
2:15 pm - 12:00 am
Qatar Airways
1 Stop
26h 45m
IAH - JNB
Qatar Airways
$2,825
KAYAK
3:40 am - 1:45 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
27h 05m
IAH - JNB
United Airlines
$2,934
United

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Flight FAQs

From Houston to Johannesburg

Are flight prices decreasing from Houston 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 Houston 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.

Which airlines flying from Houston George Bush Intcntl to Johannesburg OR Tambo have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Houston George Bush Intcntl to Johannesburg OR Tambo have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, Lufthansa, and Qatar Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Houston to Johannesburg for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston to Johannesburg for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $801, but on average you can expect to pay $868.

Are there nonstop flights from Houston to Johannesburg for under $800 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Houston to Johannesburg, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Houston to Johannesburg for under $1,300?

There are currently 16+ open flights from Houston to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than $1,300.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Houston George Bush Intcntl to Johannesburg OR Tambo have been viewed 19 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Houston or Johannesburg?

The rainfall in Houston is generally less than the rainfall in Johannesburg. This will continue over the next 12 days.

Is Houston weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

Temperatures around the 86 °F's can be experienced in August. The weather in Johannesburg is colder than in Houston. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Houston to Johannesburg?

British Airways, American Airlines, and Turkish Airlines can get you from Houston to Johannesburg in just under 27h 40m. Your travel time can differ by up to 2h 45m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Houston to Johannesburg round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Houston to Johannesburg round-trip from $801. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are British Airways, from $896, and American Airlines, from $927. These flights start at 18% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Houston to Johannesburg one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for British Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $573. Users have also found prices from $2,825 and $2,934 on British Airways and Qatar Airways, respectively.

Alternative routes for Houston to Johannesburg

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Johannesburg

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Houston to Johannesburg.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R14.04
Average temperature for May in Johannesburg
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Johannesburg
1.0 ″

Airports servicing Houston

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Top 10 airlines flying from Houston to Johannesburg

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Houston to Johannesburg 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
$626 $978 No cancel fee 68%
Turkish Airlines
$680 $980 No cancel fee 77%
Lufthansa
$703 $1,007 No cancel fee 76%
KLM
$852 $1,059 No cancel fee 75%
Air Canada
$717 $1,118 No cancel fee 67%
British Airways
$802 $1,170 No cancel fee 70%
Ethiopian Air
$726 $1,191 No cancel fee 72%
Delta
$795 $1,292 No cancel fee N/A
Emirates
$911 $1,537 No cancel fee 75%
United Airlines
$960 $1,615 No cancel fee 69%
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