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Cheap flights from Wellington to Johannesburg

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

How to find the cheapest flight from
Wellington (WLG) to Johannesburg (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best WLG to JNB flight in 2021: compare Wellington to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.
WLG - ZA1
Price
$1,225 - $2,424
ZA1
Temperature
18 - 26 °C
ZA1
Precipitation
4 - 151 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Average price

$1,595

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

$1,225

From Wellington 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 Wellington to Johannesburg?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 25% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Wellington to Johannesburg at least 61 days early can save you up to 11% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Wellington to Johannesburg for as little as $1,760 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,760 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Wellington to Johannesburg lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Wellington to Johannesburg in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $669.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Wellington to Johannesburg (WLG - ZA1)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 35% on flights from Wellington to Johannesburg by exploring options for tickets at midday.

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Flight FAQs

From Wellington to Johannesburg

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

Wellington (WLG), located 5.3 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Wellington to Johannesburg. 5 airlines have flights from Wellington to Johannesburg on a regular basis. Booking flights from Wellington to Johannesburg should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Johannesburg per day.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Wellington to Johannesburg that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Qantas Airways, Singapore Airlines, and Emirates. 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 Wellington to Johannesburg to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Wellington to Johannesburg. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Wellington to Johannesburg for under $1,700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to Johannesburg for under $1,700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,612, but on average you can expect to pay $4,457.

How popular is this Wellington to Johannesburg flight route?

Flights from Wellington to Johannesburg have been viewed 881 times in the past calendar month.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Wellington to Johannesburg return?

Currently priced at $1,639, Emirates will fly you from Wellington to Johannesburg and back. In addition to Emirates, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Johannesburg, South Africa

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Wellington to Johannesburg

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Wellington 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 Wellington from Johannesburg?

Returning to Wellington from Johannesburg

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

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

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Alternative routes for Wellington 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 Wellington to Johannesburg.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R10.30
Average temperature for September in Johannesburg
25.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Johannesburg
20.0 mm

Airports servicing Wellington

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Lanseria (HLA)

Top 5 airlines flying from Wellington to Johannesburg

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Wellington 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
$724 $1,068 No cancel fee 81%
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Etihad Airways
$831 $1,150 No cancel fee 75%
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Emirates
$740 $1,303 No cancel fee 75%
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Qantas Airways
$857 $1,352 No cancel fee 74%
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Air New Zealand
$1,318 $1,910 No cancel fee 78%
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