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Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Johannesburg (undefined)

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

How to find the cheapest flight from Los Angeles to Johannesburg

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to ZA1 flight in 2022: compare Los Angeles to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.

LAX - ZA1

Price

$893 - $1,722

ZA1

Temperature

50 - 68 °F

ZA1

Precipitation

0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$893

From Los Angeles to Johannesburg

One-way from

$560

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Johannesburg

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Johannesburg?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Johannesburg. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Los Angeles to Johannesburg, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 15% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,010 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,158.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Johannesburg?

Flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Los Angeles to Johannesburg in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $789.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Johannesburg (LAX - ZA1)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Los Angeles to Johannesburg is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 22% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg in January, February 2022

The best prices found for LAX to Johannesburg flights for January, February
Feb 9 - Feb 16
LAX

Los Angeles

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

31h 30m
$772

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 24.01.22

Feb 23 - Mar 2
LAX

Los Angeles

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

31h 30m
$773

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 24.01.22

Feb 9 - Feb 16
LAX

Los Angeles

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

31h 30m
$774

Turkish Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26.01.22

Los Angeles to Johannesburg 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Los Angeles found for this year
Mar 22 - Apr 6
LAX

Los Angeles

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

31h 35m
$751

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 26.01.22

Mar 22 - Apr 6
LAX

Los Angeles

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

26h 45m
$765

Turkish Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26.01.22

Mar 28 - Apr 6
LAX

Los Angeles

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

35h 35m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

26h 45m
$771

Turkish Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26.01.22

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg

Late deals on return flights to Johannesburg from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
Feb 2 - Feb 9
LAX

Los Angeles

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

31h 30m
$775

Turkish Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 27.01.22

Feb 4 - Feb 13
LAX

Los Angeles

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

3 stops

37h 55m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

43h 55m
$883

RwandAir

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Deal found 24.01.22

Feb 4 - Feb 12
LAX

Los Angeles

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

28h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LAX

Los Angeles

3 stops

37h 17m
$885

Ethiopian Air

View Deal

Deal found 25.01.22

One-way flights to Johannesburg from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg
Feb 23
LAX

Los Angeles

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

3 stops

37h 55m
$493

RwandAir

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Deal found 24.01.22

Feb 4
LAX

Los Angeles

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

3 stops

37h 55m
$496

RwandAir

View Deal

Deal found 26.01.22

Feb 18
LAX

Los Angeles

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

3 stops

37h 55m
$507

RwandAir

View Deal

Deal found 25.01.22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to Johannesburg flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg?

Most people fly from Los Angeles (LAX) if they book a flight from Los Angeles to Johannesburg. On average, Los Angeles has 0 outbound flights to Johannesburg per day from 21 airlines. Los Angeles is conveniently located just 9.4 mi from Los Angeles’s city center.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, Qatar Airways, and Emirates. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $751, but on average you can expect to pay $803.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Johannesburg for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than $800.

How popular is this Los Angeles to Johannesburg flight route?

Within the past month, 76 users have taken a look at flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg.

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

Turkish Airlines, at $751, was found to be the cheapest airline from Los Angeles to Johannesburg. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be RwandAir. Users have found that Turkish Airlines is 30% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for RwandAir. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $493. Users have also found prices from $509 and $544 on Turkish Airlines and British Airways, respectively.

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Air Canada are the most popular airlines when flying from Los Angeles to Johannesburg.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg?

On average you can expect to pay $1,646 for a flight from Los Angeles to Johannesburg. The cheapest flight overall is $704 while the most popular route, (Los Angeles - Johannesburg OR Tambo) is currently priced at $773.

Other flights from Los Angeles

Can I fly to Johannesburg from Los Angeles right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Los Angeles to Johannesburg

Most visitors from Los Angeles need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Johannesburg.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg.

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

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Can I fly back to Los Angeles from Johannesburg?

Returning to Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles.

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

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Johannesburg

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

Top 10 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Johannesburg

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Johannesburg choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetBlue
Cheapest$414
Average$1,753
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
SWISS
Cheapest$532
Average$991
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time79%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
Cheapest$684
Average$1,009
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
Cheapest$694
Average$904
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
Cheapest$696
Average$849
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Air France
Cheapest$731
Average$936
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
Lufthansa
Cheapest$779
Average$1,446
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety
Turkish Airlines
Cheapest$807
Average$1,356
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
Cheapest$811
Average$1,340
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$813
Average$1,050
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety