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Johannesburg to Lusaka Last modified: Dec 14, 2019 2:37 -05:00

We've scanned 48 195 047 545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Lusaka. South African & RwandAir frequently offer the best deals to Lusaka flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

South African
Fri 12/27
Fri 01/03
R4 198
Mon 01/27
Wed 01/29
R4 532
Proflight Zambia
Tue 03/31
1 stop
Sun 04/05
1 stop
R6 071
Air Namibia
Mon 01/27
1 stop
Wed 01/29
1 stop
R6 173

How Much is a Flight from Johannesburg to Lusaka?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Johannesburg to Lusaka, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R4 982.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka?

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 Johannesburg to Lusaka 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 Johannesburg to Lusaka?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R4 459 R7 712
7-14 days R4 198 R5 606
14-21 days R4 459 R5 345
21-30 days R4 459 R5 345
30-60 days R4 459 R4 924
60-90 days R4 909 R5 345
90+ days R4 909 R5 345

Cheapest Day To Fly from Johannesburg to Lusaka

We've examined 57 595 778 181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Johannesburg to Lusaka is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R4 532R4 895R5 171R5 171R4 938R5 171R4 909

Compare Flight Prices from Johannesburg to Lusaka by Month

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 Johannesburg to Lusaka flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Johannesburg Lusaka RwandAir 2019/12/30 2020/01/06 0 R4 909
January Johannesburg Lusaka RwandAir 2020/01/27 2020/01/29 0 R4 532
February Johannesburg Lusaka RwandAir 2020/02/03 2020/02/08 0 R4 909
March Johannesburg Lusaka South African 2020/03/18 2020/03/24 0 R5 185
April Johannesburg Lusaka RwandAir 2020/04/06 2020/04/12 0 R4 909
May Johannesburg Lusaka South African 2020/05/29 2020/06/02 0 R5 171
June Johannesburg Lusaka RwandAir 2020/06/05 2020/06/08 0 R4 909
July Johannesburg Lusaka South African 2020/07/23 2020/07/27 0 R5 171

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka

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

Next 30 Days

8 9 10 11 12 13 14
R5 185
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
R5 185
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
R5 171
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
R5 171 R5 185
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
R5 185 R5 185
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
R5 185

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka

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 Johannesburg to Lusaka is R6 419.

The average price for direct flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka is R4 982.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
South African 4 4 3 4 4 3 4 01:35 14:05
RwandAir 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 11:50 11:50

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka

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 Johannesburg to Lusaka. 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 Johannesburg to Lusaka is R2 890.

The average price for round trip flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka is R4 982.

Johannesburg to Lusaka Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Johannesburg to Lusaka?
Answer: The average Johannesburg to Lusaka flight time is an hour and 57 minutes.
Question: How far is Lusaka from Johannesburg?
Answer: The distance from Johannesburg to Lusaka is 1 200 kilometers (746 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka?
Answer: There are 31 direct flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka.
Question: What are the most popular Johannesburg airlines for direct flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka?
Answer: South African Airways provides 83% of the non-stop flights between Johannesburg and Lusaka.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Johannesburg to Lusaka?
Answer: Windhoek, NA

Airlines in Johannesburg flying to Lusaka Last modified: Dec 14, 2019 2:37 -05:00Number of routes searched: 8Number of itineraries searched: 47 366

Wondering which airlines fly out of Johannesburg to Lusaka? We've gathered the average price of Johannesburg airlines with flights to Lusaka. 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.

Johannesburg to Lusaka
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
South African -
Emirates DXB
Ethiopian ADD
Kenya NBO
Air Namibia WDH
Turkish IST
RwandAir KGL

Johannesburg to Lusaka Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Johannesburg and Lusaka. 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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