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The best prices from New York to Johannesburg are usually found in February or November, booked 41 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Johannesburg (JNB)

NYC - JNB
Price
$749 - $1,620
JNB
Temperature
64.4 - 78.8 °F
JNB
Rainfall
0.2 - 5.9 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 38% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Round-trip from $749 From New York to Johannesburg
One-way from $453 One-way flight from New York 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 New York to Johannesburg?

Users have found that flying from New York to Johannesburg on a Friday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save up to 24% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 19 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New York to Johannesburg from $1,189 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,561 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Johannesburg?

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Johannesburg from New York. Users have commonly found prices around $1,180 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $916. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Johannesburg (NYC - JNB)?

When flying from New York to Johannesburg, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 14% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from New York to Johannesburg in September, October 2020

The best prices found for NYC to JNB flights for September, October
20 Oct - 8 Nov
$598pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
21 Oct - 8 Nov
$623pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
31 Oct - 15 Nov
$631pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

New York to Johannesburg 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from New York found for this year
4 Nov - 18 Nov
$597pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
20 Oct - 8 Nov
$598pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
4 Nov - 18 Nov
$599pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Non-stop flights to Johannesburg from New York

Save time with New York to Johannesburg direct flight deals
31 Oct - 7 Nov
$1,638pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
13 Oct - 27 Oct
$1,948pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
21 Oct - 30 Oct
$2,578pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York to Johannesburg

Late deals on round-trip flights to Johannesburg from New York, departing today and this week
23 Sep - 1 Oct
$1,278pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
23 Sep - 4 Oct
$1,283pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
23 Sep - 3 Oct
$1,318pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Johannesburg from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Johannesburg
5:00 pm - 5:50 am
Qatar Airways
1 Stop
30h 50m
JFK - JNB
Qatar Airways
$453
Travelgenio
9:00 pm - 5:50 am
Qatar Airways
1 Stop
26h 50m
JFK - JNB
Qatar Airways
$454
Travelgenio
9:00 pm - 5:50 am
Qatar Airways
1 Stop
26h 50m
JFK - JNB
Qatar Airways
$455
Travelgenio

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New York to Johannesburg flights.

Flight FAQs

From New York to Johannesburg

Are flight prices decreasing from New York 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 New York 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 New York to Johannesburg for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Johannesburg for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $597, but on average you can expect to pay $622.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Johannesburg for under $1,700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Johannesburg under $1,700. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Johannesburg is less than $3,402.

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

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

Is New York weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 86 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Johannesburg is generally colder than in New York. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from New York to Johannesburg?

Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways can get you from New York to Johannesburg in just under 21h 55m. Your travel time can differ by up to 5h 25m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from New York to Johannesburg is Qatar Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $597 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Etihad Airways and SWISS, starting at $611 and $651 round-trip. Qatar Airways is priced at 40% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Qatar Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $453.

Alternative routes for New York to Johannesburg

Destination information for Johannesburg

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from New York to Johannesburg
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R16.34
Average temperature for September in Johannesburg
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Johannesburg
0.8 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Airports servicing Johannesburg

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