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Cheap flights from Auckland to OR Tambo

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The best prices from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo 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 OR Tambo (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best AKL to JNB flight in 2021: compare Auckland to OR Tambo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in OR Tambo.
AKL - JNB
Price
$905 - $1,600
JNB
Temperature
10 - 20 °C
JNB
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

Round-trip from

$1,261

From Auckland Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way from

$1,056

One-way flight from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Auckland to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Flights from Auckland to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Auckland to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,155.

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

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 OR Tambo Airport?

Users have found that booking a flight from Auckland to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport 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 Auckland to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for as little as $1,629 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 $1,721 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Auckland to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 25% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Auckland to OR Tambo in October, November 2021

The best prices found for AKL to JNB flights in October, November
10 Nov - 17 Nov
$1,490pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
7 Nov - 14 Nov
$1,548pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
7 Nov - 14 Nov
$1,559pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl

Auckland Intl to OR Tambo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from Auckland found for this year
10 Nov - 17 Nov
$1,490pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
28 Dec - 26 Jan
$1,492pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
7 Nov - 14 Nov
$1,548pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl

One-way flights to OR Tambo from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to OR Tambo
13:15 - 15:15
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
37h 00m
AKL - JNB
Multiple Airlines
$1,056
mytrip.com
20:45 - 04:35
Lufthansa
2 stops
66h 50m
AKL - JNB
Lufthansa
$9,765
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Auckland to OR Tambo

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

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

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.

Can I find flights from Auckland to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just $1,490, but on average you can expect to pay $1,629.

How popular is this Auckland to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport flight route?

The Auckland Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo flight path 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.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Auckland to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from $1,490 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Qatar Airways, from $1,492, and Singapore Airlines, from $1,515.

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

Consider Air China, Cathay Pacific or Emirates when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Auckland to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport.

What are the cheapest flights from Auckland to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $606. While the most popular route (Auckland Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo) can be booked for $1,490 on average our data indicates $2,618 when flying from Auckland to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to OR Tambo from Auckland?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo

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

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

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

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 Auckland from OR Tambo?

Returning to Auckland Intl from Johannesburg OR Tambo

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo 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 OR Tambo are not required to quarantine after entering Auckland Intl.

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Alternative routes for Auckland to OR Tambo

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Destination information for OR Tambo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Auckland to OR Tambo.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R10.44
Average temperature for October in OR Tambo
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in OR Tambo
79.0 mm

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Airports servicing Johannesburg

Top 10 airlines flying from Auckland Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Auckland to OR Tambo 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
$869 $1,393 No cancel fee 81%
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Emirates
$1,058 $1,414 No cancel fee 75%
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Qatar Airways
$1,122 $1,567 No cancel fee 68%
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Etihad Airways
$1,124 $1,730 No cancel fee 75%
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Air China
$1,201 $2,264 No cancel fee 67%
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Qantas Airways
$1,213 $1,791 No cancel fee 74%
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Cathay Pacific
$1,296 $1,692 No cancel fee 72%
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South African
$1,509 $1,971 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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Ethiopian Air
$1,595 $1,665 No cancel fee 72%
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Air New Zealand
$1,880 $2,347 No cancel fee 78%
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