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Cheap flights from Auckland to Johannesburg

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The best prices from Auckland 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 (AKL) to Johannesburg (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best AKL to JNB flight in 2021: compare Auckland to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.
AKL - JNB
Price
$1,304 - $2,306
JNB
Temperature
18 - 26 °C
JNB
Rainfall
4 - 151 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

$1,369

Average for round-trip flights in July 2021

Round-trip from

$1,304

From Auckland 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 return from Auckland to Johannesburg?

Users have found that leaving on a Sunday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 8% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 11% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Auckland to Johannesburg 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,685, or $1,780 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Johannesburg from Auckland. Users have commonly found prices around $1,540 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $1,195. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Auckland to Johannesburg in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 25% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Auckland to Johannesburg in July, August 2021

The best prices found for AKL to JNB flights in July, August
12 Aug - 19 Aug
$1,477pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
27 Jul - 5 Aug
$1,482pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
29 Jul - 5 Aug
$1,484pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl

Auckland to Johannesburg 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Auckland found for this year
12 Aug - 19 Aug
$1,477pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
27 Jul - 5 Aug
$1,482pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
29 Jul - 5 Aug
$1,484pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl

Last-minute flights from Auckland to Johannesburg

Late deals on return flights to Johannesburg from Auckland, departing today and this week
27 Jul - 5 Aug
$1,482pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
29 Jul - 5 Aug
$1,484pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
27 Jul - 2 Aug
$1,508pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Auckland to Johannesburg

Can I find flights from Auckland to Johannesburg for under $1,585 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Johannesburg for under $1,585. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $1,477, but on average you can expect to pay $1,771.

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

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo 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.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo 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.

Are there direct flights from Auckland to Johannesburg for under $1,441 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Auckland to Johannesburg, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to Johannesburg for under $1,585?

There are currently 16+ open flights from Auckland to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than $1,585.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo was viewed by 6,076 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Auckland or Johannesburg?

Auckland will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to Johannesburg over the next 8 days.

Is Auckland weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

With an average temperature of 26 °C, peak weather can be found in January. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Johannesburg are hotter than in Auckland.

How long does is the flight from Auckland to Johannesburg?

Airlines like Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific, and Qatar Airways fly from Auckland to Johannesburg in about 26h. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 15m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

According to our current data, Qatar Airways ($1,477), Emirates ($1,595), and Cathay Pacific ($1,875) offers the cheapest pricing from Auckland to Johannesburg. Qatar Airways is priced at 4% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

Alternative routes for Auckland to Johannesburg

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

Destination information for Johannesburg

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Auckland to Johannesburg.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R10.16
Average temperature for July in Johannesburg
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Johannesburg
4.0 mm

Airports servicing Auckland

Airports servicing Johannesburg

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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
$623 $1,000 No cancel fee 81%
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Emirates
$760 $1,015 No cancel fee 75%
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Qatar Airways
$805 $1,125 No cancel fee 68%
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Ethiopian Air
$1,145 $1,195 No cancel fee 72%
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Cathay Pacific
$930 $1,214 No cancel fee 72%
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Etihad Airways
$807 $1,241 No cancel fee 75%
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Qantas Airways
$870 $1,285 No cancel fee 74%
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South African
$1,083 $1,414 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by South African. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Air China
$862 $1,625 No cancel fee 67%
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Air New Zealand
$1,349 $1,684 No cancel fee 78%
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