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The best prices from Los Angeles to Johannesburg are usually found in March or February, 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 (LAX) to Johannesburg (JNB)

LAX - JNB
Price
$876 - $1,722
JNB
Temperature
64.4 - 78.8 °F
JNB
Rainfall
0.2 - 5.9 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise
Cheapest in March Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop
Round-trip from $876 From Los Angeles to Johannesburg
One-way from $774 One-way flight from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Johannesburg?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 19 days in advance, which can save you up to 24% on flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 19 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,189. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,561.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, October can be a great choice for travel to Johannesburg. Flights to Johannesburg from Los Angeles in October are about $1,180 on average during October, but can be found for as low as $916.

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

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 26% on flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg in September, October 2020

The best prices found for LAX to JNB flights for September, October
27 Oct - 10 Nov
$814pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
25 Oct - 4 Nov
$820pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
29 Oct - 8 Nov
$835pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Johannesburg 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Los Angeles found for this year
18 Nov - 30 Nov
$793pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
18 Nov - 30 Nov
$794pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
22 Nov - 3 Dec
$799pp
LAX
Los Angeles
British Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg

Late deals on round-trip flights to Johannesburg from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
2 Oct - 31 Oct
$845pp
LAX
Los Angeles
British Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
2 Oct - 19 Oct
$873pp
LAX
Los Angeles
British Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
1 Oct - 10 Oct
$890pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Johannesburg from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg
1:25 pm - 6:10 am
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
30h 45m
LAX - JNB
Turkish Airlines
$774
Ovago
8:15 pm - 5:15 am
British Airways
2 Stops
48h 00m
LAX - JNB
British Airways
$787
Ovago
7:15 pm - 5:05 am
Qatar Airways
2 Stops
47h 50m
LAX - JNB
Qatar Airways
$875
KAYAK

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

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Johannesburg

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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 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 Qatar Airways for just $780, but on average you can expect to pay $817.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Johannesburg for under $900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than $900.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Los Angeles to Johannesburg OR Tambo have been viewed 76 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or Johannesburg?

Los Angeles will have less rainfall in 2 compared to Johannesburg over the next 2 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 90 °F range in August. The weather in Johannesburg is generally colder than Los Angeles's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Johannesburg?

Airlines like British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, and Qatar Airways fly from Los Angeles to Johannesburg in about 26h 40m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 1h 05m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Los Angeles to Johannesburg is Qatar Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $780 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Turkish Airlines and British Airways, starting at $793 and $799 round-trip. Users have found that Qatar Airways 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?

The cheapest airline one-way is Qatar Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $665. However, be on the lookout for offers from Turkish Airlines and British Airways, as they are both options that can get you from Los Angeles to Johannesburg for a low price.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Johannesburg

Destination information for Johannesburg

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to Johannesburg
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R16.60
Average temperature for September in Johannesburg
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Johannesburg
0.8 ″

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