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Flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg, South Africa

Cape Town to Johannesburg Last modified: Mar 25, 2017 1:11 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 31 956 096 032 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Johannesburg. Safair & Mango frequently offer the best deals to Johannesburg flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Safair
CPTJNB
Fri 06/16
nonstop
JNBCPT
Sun 06/18
nonstop
R1 149
Mango
CPTJNB
Tue 05/09
nonstop
JNBCPT
Mon 05/15
nonstop
R1 349
Comair Limited
CPTJNB
Fri 05/05
nonstop
JNBCPT
Mon 05/08
nonstop
R1 661
South African
CPTJNB
Sun 05/14
nonstop
JNBCPT
Tue 05/30
nonstop
R1 773

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to Johannesburg? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cape Town to Johannesburg, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R1 449.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Cape Town to Johannesburg based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Cape Town to Johannesburg? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Cape Town to Johannesburg.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R1 636 R2 660
7-14 days R1 786 R3 634
14-21 days R1 923 R3 534
21-30 days R1 773 R3 359
30-60 days R1 349 R2 098
60-90 days R1 149 R2 747
90+ days R1 436 R2 585

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to Johannesburg Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 31 970 767 432 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cape Town to Johannesburg is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R1 486R1 349R1 649R1 336R1 149R1 661R1 499

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to Johannesburg by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Cape Town to Johannesburg flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
March Cape Town Johannesburg Safair 2017/03/28 2017/03/29 0 R1 636
April Cape Town Johannesburg Mango 2017/04/26 2017/05/01 0 R1 649
May Cape Town Johannesburg Mango 2017/05/09 2017/05/15 0 R1 349
June Cape Town Johannesburg Safair 2017/06/16 2017/06/18 0 R1 149
July Cape Town Johannesburg Mango 2017/07/06 2017/07/09 0 R1 436
August Cape Town Johannesburg Comair Limited 2017/08/26 2017/09/02 0 R1 798
September Cape Town Johannesburg Mango 2017/09/18 2017/09/20 0 R1 436
October Cape Town Johannesburg South African 2017/10/25 2017/10/30 0 R1 998

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cape Town to Johannesburg. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
R2 573
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
R2 573 R2 173
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
R2 173 R2 048
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
R2 048 R1 773
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
R1 773 R1 773
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
R1 773

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg is R3 084.

The average price for direct flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg is R2 073.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg.

Weekly Direct Flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 12 12 12 12 12 7 9 06:15 19:45
Safair 11 10 10 10 10 9 10 05:45 20:35
Mango 11 8 8 11 10 7 8 06:00 19:15
Comair Limited 14 14 14 15 14 9 13 05:55 22:10
South African 17 17 19 18 19 15 17 05:45 21:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Cape Town to Johannesburg. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg is R762.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg is R1 823.

Cape Town to Johannesburg Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Cape Town to Johannesburg?
Answer: The average Cape Town to Johannesburg flight time is an hour and 59 minutes.
Question: How far is Johannesburg from Cape Town?
Answer: The distance from Cape Town to Johannesburg is 1 261 kilometers (784 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg?
Answer: There are 422 direct flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg.
Question: What are the most popular Cape Town airlines for direct flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg?
Answer: South African Airways provides 28% of the non-stop flights between Cape Town and Johannesburg.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cape Town to Johannesburg?
Answer: Durban, ZA

Airlines in Cape Town flying to Johannesburg Last modified: Mar 25, 2017 1:11 -04:00Number of routes searched: 54Number of itineraries searched: 2 141 131

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cape Town to Johannesburg? We've gathered the average price of Cape Town airlines with flights to Johannesburg. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Cape Town to Johannesburg
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Safair -
Mango -
Comair Limited -
South African -
Air Botswana GBE
Safair DUR
Safair ELS
Safair PLZ
Mango DUR
Comair Limited DUR
South African BFN
South African DUR
South African ELS
South African GRJ
Air Namibia WDH
Air Namibia WVB

Cape Town to Johannesburg Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cape Town and Johannesburg. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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