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Flight information for East London to Johannesburg

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Best price found

R844

Fastest flight time

1h 30m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Johannesburg

2 airports
The best one-way flight to Johannesburg from East London in the past 72 hours is R844. The best return flight deal from East London to Johannesburg found on momondo in the last 72 hours is R26 357.
The fastest flight from East London to Johannesburg takes 1h 30m
There are no direct flights from East London to Johannesburg. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are East London Airport - Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport and East London Airport - Johannesburg Lanseria Airport.
There are 2 airports near Johannesburg: Johannesburg Lanseria (HLA), Johannesburg OR Tambo (JNB)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from East London to Johannesburg

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from East London to Johannesburg?

May. The cheapest time of year to fly to Johannesburg from East London is May. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Johannesburg from East London?

Airlink. Airlink, FlySafair, and Hahn Air Systems are the most popular carriers operating from East London to Johannesburg

What is the cheapest East London to Johannesburg flight route?

East London - Johannesburg OR Tambo. Fly from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo for the best East London - Johannesburg flight prices

How far in advance should you book East London to Johannesburg flights?

21 days before. The cheapest time to buy a flight from East London to Johannesburg is approximately 21 days to departure

How many flights depart from East London to Johannesburg on average per day?

As of November 2023, 14 flights take off from East London and land in Johannesburg each day. The most common flight departure time for this route is 11:00, with 70% of daily flights taking off at midday.

How many flights depart from East London to Johannesburg on average per week?

As of November 2023, 102 flights take off from East London and land in Johannesburg each week. The most common flight departure day for this route is Monday, with 15% of weekly flights taking off on this day.

Can stopping save me money on East London to Johannesburg flights?

No. A direct flight is the cheapest option for a flight between East London to Johannesburg.

If you are looking to fly from East London to Johannesburg, you are most likely going to fly from East London Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, the most popular airports on that route. You may be looking for an airport near Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to land at when travelling from East London and Johannesburg Lanseria Airport, located in Johannesburg is a great option. In November, R1 406 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from East London to Johannesburg which you can find when you fly ELS — JNB.

East London Airport (ELS) to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB)R1 406
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East London Airport (ELS) to Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (HLA)R5 005
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Easily compare return flights from East London to Johannesburg

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next six months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from East London to Johannesburg by changing tabs
FlySafair
Feb 3
ELS9:25East London
1h 30m
JNB10:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
Feb 10
JNB16:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS17:50East London
FlySafair
Feb 5
ELS13:50East London
1h 30m
JNB15:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
Feb 19
JNB11:35Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS13:10East London
Multiple Airlines
Feb 5
ELS13:50East London
1h 30m
JNB15:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
Feb 19
JNB16:30Johannesburg OR Tambo
24h 45m
1 stop
ELS17:15East London
FlySafair
Dec 17
ELS18:45East London
1h 30m
JNB20:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
Jan 6
JNB16:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS17:50East London
FlySafair
Dec 27
ELS14:30East London
1h 30m
JNB16:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
Jan 10
JNB11:35Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS13:10East London
FlySafair
Dec 8
ELS18:25East London
1h 30m
JNB19:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
Dec 20
JNB15:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS16:45East London

Find the cheapest one-way flights from East London to Johannesburg

If you're looking for one-way flights from East London to Johannesburg, view some of our deals below provided by Airlink and FlySafair
FlySafair
Dec 15
ELS14:30East London
1h 30m
JNB16:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Dec 2
ELS18:25East London
1h 30m
JNB19:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
Airlink
Dec 3
ELS12:35East London
1h 35m
JNB14:10Johannesburg OR Tambo

Search last-minute flights to Johannesburg from East London

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FlySafair
Dec 4
ELS18:25East London
1h 30m
JNB19:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
Dec 11
JNB7:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS8:45East London
Multiple Airlines
Dec 4
ELS18:15East London
23h 35m
1 stop
JNB17:50Johannesburg OR Tambo
Dec 11
JNB7:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS8:45East London
Multiple Airlines
Dec 4
ELS18:15East London
38h 45m
2 stops
JNB9:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
Dec 11
JNB7:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS8:45East London
FlySafair
Dec 4
ELS8:15East London
5h 35m
1 stop
HLA13:50Johannesburg Lanseria
Dec 11
HLA9:10Johannesburg Lanseria
5h 35m
1 stop
ELS14:45East London
Multiple Airlines
Dec 4
ELS18:15East London
38h 45m
2 stops
JNB9:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
Dec 11
JNB7:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
10h 35m
1 stop
ELS17:45East London

Best airlines flying from East London to Johannesburg

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FlySafairPriceFrom R820Free CancellationRating
7,5
15 reviews
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AirlinkPriceFrom R1 246Free CancellationRating
10,0
3 reviews
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Hahn Air SystemsPriceFrom R2 687Free CancellationRating
10,0
1 review
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FlySafair flights from East London to Johannesburg

Our best FlySafair deals on East London to Johannesburg flight tickets
FlySafair
Feb 3
ELS9:25East London
1h 30m
JNB10:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
Feb 10
JNB16:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS17:50East London
FlySafair
Feb 5
ELS13:50East London
1h 30m
JNB15:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
Feb 19
JNB11:35Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS13:10East London
FlySafair
Dec 17
ELS18:45East London
1h 30m
JNB20:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
Jan 6
JNB16:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS17:50East London

Cemair flights from East London to Johannesburg

Our best Cemair deals on East London to Johannesburg flight tickets
Cemair
Feb 5
ELS18:15East London
21h 45m
1 stop
JNB16:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
Feb 19
JNB16:30Johannesburg OR Tambo
24h 45m
2 stops
ELS17:15East London
Cemair
Dec 8
ELS19:00East London
24h 30m
2 stops
JNB19:30Johannesburg OR Tambo
Dec 20
JNB16:30Johannesburg OR Tambo
24h 45m
2 stops
ELS17:15East London
R12 972
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Cemair
Dec 14
ELS17:45East London
18h 45m
2 stops
JNB12:30Johannesburg OR Tambo
Dec 21
JNB6:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
11h 15m
2 stops
ELS17:15East London
R15 297
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  • How far is East London to Johannesburg by plane?

    East London and Johannesburg are 757,2 km apart from one another. Flights usually cover this in 1h 30m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.

  • When did momondo last update prices for flights from East London Airport to Johannesburg?

    Prices for flights from East London Airport to Johannesburg refresh daily.

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  • How old do you have to be to fly from East London Airport to Johannesburg?

    The minimum age a child must be to fly alone is five but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service will have their own age restrictions, including rules around flight length, timings, and stopovers. We always recommend checking with the individual airline you are booking with to travel from East London Airport to Johannesburg.

  • What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Johannesburg?

    The necessary travel and health documents for your Johannesburg trip may vary depending on your travel plans and individual circumstances. Generally, you should have various documents, such as a national ID card or driver's licence and a passport that is valid for six months beyond your scheduled arrival date. We recommend seeking advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.


What are the airports for flights from East London to Johannesburg?

When you fly to Johannesburg from East London, South Africa, you will fly out from East London Airport (ELS). East London Airport is a medium-sized airport that serves the Eastern Cape area of South Africa. Passengers flying from East London can reach the airport by road in around 10 minutes when travelling from the city centre. It is a good idea to head to the airport around two hours before your departure time for domestic flights. Passengers booking flights for Johannesburg have a choice of two airports to land at. You can either fly to O. R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) or to Lanseria International Airport (HLA). JNB is the largest and most central airport in Johannesburg and is located just a short drive from the city centre. Lanseria is a slightly smaller airport by comparison and is situated roughly 40 minutes outside of the city by car.

Do any airlines fly direct from East London to Johannesburg?

There are several airlines that offer frequent direct flights between East London Airport and Johannesburg O. R. Tambo International Airport. For instance, airlines such as Fly Safair, Airlink, and British Airways all offer direct flights with no stopovers en route. Journey times on these routes are usually around one and a half hours. There are currently no direct flights available from East London Airport to Lanseria International Airport, Johannesburg. Passengers travelling on this route will usually have to make one stop during their flight.

What are the best places to stop between East London and Johannesburg?

It is possible to fly from East London to both O. R. Tambo Airport and Lanseria Airport with just a single layover en route. Some flights from East London to O. R. Tambo with Fly Safair involve one stopover at Cape Town International Airport. Flights on this route usually take around four hours longer than direct flights. You may also stopover at Durban King Shaka International Airport when you travel with Fly Safair or with British Airways from East London to Johannesburg O. R. Tambo. If you plan to land at Lanseria Airport, your journey will also include one stopover. For example, if you fly with British Airways, you may change planes at Durban Airport and fly on to Johannesburg with Kulula Airlines.


Do I need to have a passport or visa to fly from East London to Johannesburg?

Domestic travellers are not required to have a passport or a visa with them to travel between East London and Johannesburg. You are only required to have a passport or visa when travelling on international flights. However, it is useful to take your passport when you fly. Passports can be used as a form of ID proof, which may be requested by staff at check-in points throughout the airport when you travel.


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