Cheap flights from Auckland to Johannesburg

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The best prices from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg are usually found in May or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Auckland to Johannesburg

All the information you need to plan the best AKL to ZA1 flight in 2021: compare Auckland to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.

AKL - ZA1

Price

$905 - $1,600

ZA1

Temperature

10 - 20 °C

ZA1

Precipitation

0 - 120 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Average price

$1,452

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$1,264

From Auckland Intl to Johannesburg

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Auckland to Johannesburg?

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Auckland to Johannesburg. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Johannesburg.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 11% by booking at least 61 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 Auckland to Johannesburg within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,632.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Johannesburg from Auckland. Prices for May average $1,492 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,158. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 49% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to Johannesburg (AKL - ZA1)?

When flying from Auckland to Johannesburg, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 25% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Auckland to Johannesburg in October, November 2021

The best prices found for AKL to Johannesburg flights in October, November
16 Nov - 23 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

3 stops

35h 35m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

36h 15m
$1,507

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 26/10/21

26 Oct - 1 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

51h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

28h 20m
$1,514

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

27 Oct - 2 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

33h 05m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

29h 55m
$1,522

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Auckland to Johannesburg flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Auckland to Johannesburg?

Auckland Intl (AKL) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Auckland to Johannesburg. You should not have trouble finding flights to Johannesburg from Auckland Intl; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Johannesburg per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 10 airlines have flights from the Auckland airport to Johannesburg. It is only a 17.9 km journey to Auckland Intl (AKL) from Auckland’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Qantas Airways, Emirates, and Singapore Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg to control the spread of COVID-19?

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Auckland to Johannesburg for under $1,600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Johannesburg for under $1,600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just $1,507, but on average you can expect to pay $1,930.

How popular is this Auckland to Johannesburg flight route?

Flights from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg have been viewed 6,076 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Auckland to Johannesburg return?

Flying on Emirates is currently your cheapest option to Johannesburg, with prices starting at $1,507. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Cathay Pacific and Singapore Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $1,565 and $1,586, respectively.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Auckland to Johannesburg are Air China, Cathay Pacific and Emirates. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Auckland to Johannesburg?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Auckland to Johannesburg? While on average our users pay $2,624, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $607. The most popular route (Auckland Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo), is priced around $1,514.

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Can I fly to Johannesburg from Auckland Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg

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

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

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

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Can I fly back to Auckland Intl from Johannesburg?

Returning to Auckland Intl 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 Auckland Intl.

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

Alternative routes for Auckland to Johannesburg

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 10 airlines flying from Auckland to Johannesburg

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Auckland to Johannesburg choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
Cheapest$871
Average$1,396
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$1,061
Average$1,417
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
Cheapest$1,124
Average$1,571
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
Cheapest$1,126
Average$1,733
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Air China
Cheapest$1,204
Average$2,269
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$1,215
Average$1,795
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$1,299
Average$1,696
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
South African
Cheapest$1,512
Average$1,975
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
Cheapest$1,598
Average$1,669
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$1,884
Average$2,352
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety