Cheap flights from USA to Johannesburg (JNB)

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

All the information you need to plan the best null to JNB flight in 2021: compare USA to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.
When is the cheapest time to fly from USA to Johannesburg (US - ZA1)?

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

What is the cheapest month to fly from USA to Johannesburg?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Johannesburg. Flights to Johannesburg from USA in February are about $1,222 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $889.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 29% by booking at least 51 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from USA to Johannesburg within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,045.

Cheap flights from USA to Johannesburg in November, December 2021

The best prices found for USA to JNB flights for November, December
29 Nov - 6 Dec
$687pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
8 Dec - 19 Dec
$718pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
30 Nov - 16 Dec
$722pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

USA to Johannesburg 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from USA found for next year
29 Nov - 6 Dec
$687pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
8 Dec - 19 Dec
$718pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
30 Nov - 16 Dec
$722pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Non-stop flights to Johannesburg from USA

Save time with USA to Johannesburg direct flight deals
19 Jan - 31 Jan
$881pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
19 Jan - 31 Jan
$882pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
10 Feb - 24 Feb
$884pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from USA to Johannesburg

Late deals on round-trip flights to Johannesburg from USA, departing today and this week
29 Nov - 6 Dec
$687pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
1 Dec - 9 Dec
$722pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Nov - 16 Dec
$722pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

One-way flights to Johannesburg from United States

The cheapest one-way flights from USA to Johannesburg
3:15 pm - 7:00 am
British Airways
2 Stops
32h 45m
JFK - JNB
British Airways
$551
KAYAK
1:30 pm - 3:05 am
Egypt Air
1 Stop
29h 35m
JFK - JNB
Egypt Air
$561
Ovago
6:30 am - 11:20 am
Kenya Airways
2 Stops
21h 50m
DCA - JNB
Kenya Airways
$566
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From USA to Johannesburg

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

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

Can I find flights from USA to Johannesburg for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from USA to Johannesburg for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $666, but on average you can expect to pay $696.

Are there nonstop flights from USA to Johannesburg for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from USA to Johannesburg under $900. A good price for a nonstop flight from USA to Johannesburg is less than $1,042.

Are there last-minute flights available from USA to Johannesburg for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from USA to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than $700.

How popular is this USA to Johannesburg flight route?

This flight path from United States to Johannesburg was viewed by 76 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Egypt Air, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $389. However, be on the lookout for offers from Kenya Airways and British Airways, as they are both options that can get you from USA to Johannesburg for a low price.

What are the most popular routes from USA to Johannesburg?

The most popular route from USA to Johannesburg is New York John F Kennedy Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo. You may also consider Newark - Johannesburg OR Tambo or New York LaGuardia - Johannesburg OR Tambo.

What are the cheapest flights from USA to Johannesburg?

Looking for the cheapest flight from USA to Johannesburg? While on average our users pay $1,646, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $704. The most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo), is priced around $744.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from USA to Johannesburg.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Johannesburg, South Africa

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from USA to Johannesburg

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from USA 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 USA from Johannesburg?

Returning to USA from Johannesburg

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

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

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Departure points for flights from USA 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 USA to Johannesburg.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R15.85
Average temperature for November in Johannesburg
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Johannesburg
3.9 ″

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Lanseria (HLA)

Top 10 airlines flying from USA to Johannesburg

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from USA 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
JetBlue
$414 $1,824 No cancel fee 62%
KLM
$512 $1,127 No cancel fee 75%
Norwegian
$520 $583 No cancel fee 74%
SWISS
$532 $923 No cancel fee 79%
Turkish Airlines
$584 $1,230 No cancel fee 77%
Air France
$647 $959 No cancel fee 77%
Egypt Air
$678 $1,129 No cancel fee N/A
Kenya Airways
$689 $863 No cancel fee 82%
Etihad Airways
$694 $1,051 No cancel fee 75%
Ethiopian Air
$696 $896 No cancel fee 72%
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