Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Johannesburg (JNB)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
John F Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Johannesburg (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best JFK to JNB flight in 2022: compare John F Kennedy Intl to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.
JFK - ZA1
Price
$730 - $1,585
ZA1
Temperature
50 - 68 °F
ZA1
Precipitation
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$730

From New York John F Kennedy Intl to Johannesburg

One-way from

$549

One-way flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Johannesburg

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg (JFK - ZA1)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg as you normally would.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg?

March can be a great time to fly to Johannesburg from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $974. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as $669. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Johannesburg in January, February 2022

The best prices found for JFK to JNB flights for January, February
21 Feb - 27 Feb
$675pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
14 Feb - 2 Mar
$690pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
9 Feb - 23 Feb
$697pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

New York John F Kennedy Intl to Johannesburg 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from John F Kennedy Intl found for this year
21 Feb - 27 Feb
$675pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
14 Feb - 2 Mar
$690pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
9 Feb - 23 Feb
$697pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Johannesburg

Late deals on round-trip flights to Johannesburg from John F Kennedy Intl, departing today and this week
4 Feb - 23 Feb
$675pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
4 Feb - 22 Feb
$690pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
2 Feb - 26 Feb
$742pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Johannesburg from New York John F Kennedy Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Johannesburg
4:30 pm - 9:20 pm
RwandAir
2 Stops
45h 50m
JFK - JNB
RwandAir
2:30 pm - 3:10 am
Egypt Air
1 Stop
30h 40m
JFK - JNB
Egypt Air
9:45 am - 6:55 am
Kenya Airways
1 Stop
39h 10m
JFK - JNB
Kenya Airways
$594
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Flight FAQs

From John F Kennedy Intl to Johannesburg

Which airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Johannesburg have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like South African, Major Airline, and Kenya Airways flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Johannesburg have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on RwandAir for just $675, but on average you can expect to pay $729.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than $700.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg round-trip?

According to our current data, RwandAir ($675), Turkish Airlines ($731), and Kenya Airways ($742) offers the cheapest pricing from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg. RwandAir is currently priced 32% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg one-way?

$382 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from RwandAir. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Kenya Airways and Egypt Air, with prices starting from $425 and $453, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg?

While on average a flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg is generally $1,463, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $446. When looking at the most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo), you can expect to pay $675 for that flight.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg?

Major Airline, American Airlines and Air France are the most popular airlines when flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Johannesburg.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Johannesburg, South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Johannesburg from John F Kennedy Intl?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Johannesburg

Most visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Johannesburg.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl 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 John F Kennedy Intl from Johannesburg?

Returning to New York John F Kennedy Intl from Johannesburg

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to New York John F Kennedy Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg are not required to quarantine after entering New York John F Kennedy Intl.

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Alternative routes for John F Kennedy Intl 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 John F Kennedy Intl to Johannesburg.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R15.55
Average temperature for January in Johannesburg
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Johannesburg
5.0 ″

Airports servicing New York

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Lanseria (HLA)

Top 10 airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Johannesburg

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from John F Kennedy Intl 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
KLM
$512 $834 No cancel fee 75%
Norwegian
$520 $583 No cancel fee 74%
SWISS
$532 $806 No cancel fee 79%
Lufthansa
$577 $884 No cancel fee 76%
Turkish Airlines
$672 $1,225 No cancel fee 77%
Egypt Air
$678 $1,129 No cancel fee N/A
Qatar Airways
$681 $997 No cancel fee 68%
British Airways
$688 $971 No cancel fee 70%
Kenya Airways
$689 $863 No cancel fee 82%
Delta
$697 $980 No cancel fee N/A
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