Cheap flights from Illinois (IL) to Johannesburg (JNB)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Illinois to Johannesburg (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best null to JNB flight in 2022: compare Illinois to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Illinois to Johannesburg?

October can be a great time to fly to Johannesburg from Illinois with a flight ticket averaging about $949. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as $704. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Illinois to Johannesburg (IL - JNB)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Illinois to Johannesburg as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Illinois to Johannesburg in June, July 2022

The best prices found for Illinois to JNB flights for June, July
21 Jul - 15 Aug
$1,205pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 Jul - 29 Jul
$1,327pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
21 Jul - 6 Aug
$1,339pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Illinois to Johannesburg 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Illinois found for this year
26 Oct - 15 Nov
$789pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
23 Oct - 28 Oct
$805pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Nov - 10 Nov
$808pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Illinois to Johannesburg

Late deals on round-trip flights to Johannesburg from Illinois, departing today and this week
6 Jul - 14 Jul
$1,460pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Jul - 20 Jul
$1,642pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Jul - 21 Jul
$1,662pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Johannesburg from Illinois

The cheapest one-way flights from Illinois to Johannesburg
3:05 pm - 5:15 am
British Airways
1 Stop
31h 10m
ORD - JNB
British Airways
$686
ChatDeal
5:10 pm - 4:30 am
Lufthansa
2 Stops
28h 20m
ORD - JNB
Lufthansa
$714
Kiwi.com
11:57 am - 3:55 am
Etihad Airways
2 Stops
32h 58m
ORD - JNB
Etihad Airways
$754
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Illinois</span> to <span class="emphasized">Johannesburg</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Illinois to Johannesburg

Which airlines flying from Illinois to Johannesburg have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Illinois to Johannesburg have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, United Airlines, and Ethiopian Air 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 Illinois to Johannesburg for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Illinois to Johannesburg for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just $789, but on average you can expect to pay $844.

Are there last-minute flights available from Illinois to Johannesburg for under $1,500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Illinois to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than $1,500.

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

$634 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Etihad Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on British Airways and Lufthansa, with prices starting from $686 and $714, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Illinois to Johannesburg?

The most popular route from Illinois to Johannesburg is Chicago O'Hare Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo. You may also consider Chicago Midway - Johannesburg OR Tambo or Lambert-St Louis - Johannesburg OR Tambo.

What are the cheapest flights from Illinois to Johannesburg?

While on average a flight from Illinois to Johannesburg is generally $2,874, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $722. When looking at the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo), you can expect to pay $789 for that flight.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Illinois to Johannesburg?

When booking a flight from Illinois to Johannesburg, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or British Airways as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Johannesburg, South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Johannesburg from Illinois?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Illinois to Johannesburg

Most visitors from Illinois can enter Johannesburg without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Illinois are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Johannesburg.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Illinois are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg.

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 Illinois from Johannesburg?

Returning to Illinois from Johannesburg

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Illinois.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg are not required to quarantine after entering Illinois.

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Departure points for flights from Illinois to Johannesburg

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Destination information for Johannesburg

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Illinois to Johannesburg.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R16.15
Average temperature for June in Johannesburg
64.4 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Johannesburg
0.5 ″

Airports servicing

Bloomington (BMI)
Champaign (CMI)
Decatur (DEC)
Moline (MLI)
Marion (MWA)

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Lanseria (HLA)

Top 10 airlines flying from Illinois to Johannesburg

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Illinois 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
Juneyao Airlines
$14 $19 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

United Airlines
$699 $975 No cancel fee 69%
Ethiopian Air
$702 $784 No cancel fee 72%
Delta
$725 $959 No cancel fee N/A
Lufthansa
$733 $1,042 No cancel fee 76%
Turkish Airlines
$745 $851 No cancel fee 77%
KLM
$754 $1,050 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$823 $2,889 No cancel fee 71%
SWISS
$825 $997 No cancel fee 79%
Qatar Airways
$858 $1,438 No cancel fee 68%
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