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Flight information for Johannesburg to East London

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Best price found

R539

Fastest flight time

1h 30m

Direct flights

None

Airports in East London

1 airport
The best one-way flight to East London from Johannesburg in the past 72 hours is R539. The best return flight deal from Johannesburg to East London found on momondo in the last 72 hours is R19 334.
The fastest flight from Johannesburg to East London takes 1h 30m
There are no direct flights from Johannesburg to East London. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Johannesburg Lanseria Airport - East London Airport and Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport - East London Airport.
There is 1 airport near East London: East London (ELS)

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

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 Johannesburg to East London?

July

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

What is the cheapest day to depart Johannesburg for East London?

Tuesday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Tuesday. The most expensive is usually Friday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to East London?

in the morning

Johannesburg to East London flights are approximately 57% more expensive in the evening than in the morning

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

Ellinair

Airlink, British Airways, and Ellinair are the most popular carriers operating from Johannesburg to East London

What is the cheapest Johannesburg to East London flight route?

Johannesburg OR Tambo - East London

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

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

13 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Johannesburg to East London is approximately 13 days to departure

Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB) to East London Airport (ELS)R1 125
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Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (HLA) to East London Airport (ELS)R3 946
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If you are looking to fly from Johannesburg to East London, you are most likely going to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to East London Airport, the most popular airports on that route. You may be looking for an airport near Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to depart from when travelling to East London and Johannesburg Lanseria Airport, located in Johannesburg is a great option. You may be looking for an airport near East London Airport to land at when travelling from Johannesburg and East London Airport, located in East London is a great option. The cheapest route from Johannesburg to East London is JNB — ELS with an average price of R1 125 RT during the month of May.


Easily compare return flights from Johannesburg to East London

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Johannesburg to East London by changing tabs
British Airways
Aug 6
JNB3:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 30m
ELS4:30East London
Aug 9
ELS14:10East London
1h 30m
JNB15:40Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
May 31
JNB7:35Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS9:10East London
May 31
ELS13:55East London
1h 30m
JNB15:25Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
Jul 4
JNB12:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 30m
ELS13:40East London
Jul 6
ELS5:25East London
1h 30m
JNB6:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
Airlink
Jun 17
JNB2:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 30m
ELS3:50East London
Jun 24
ELS14:15East London
1h 35m
JNB15:50Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
Oct 20
JNB12:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 30m
ELS13:40East London
Oct 28
ELS14:10East London
1h 30m
JNB15:40Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
May 31
JNB3:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS4:45East London
May 31
ELS13:55East London
1h 30m
JNB15:25Johannesburg OR Tambo

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

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British Airways
Aug 6
JNB3:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 30m
ELS4:30East London
FlySafair
Jun 15
JNB7:35Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS9:10East London
Airlink
Jun 17
JNB2:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 30m
ELS3:50East London

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FlySafair
May 28
JNB3:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS4:45East London
May 28
ELS9:50East London
1h 30m
JNB11:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
May 31
JNB7:35Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS9:10East London
Jun 7
ELS5:00East London
1h 30m
JNB6:30Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
May 31
JNB3:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS4:45East London
May 31
ELS13:55East London
1h 30m
JNB15:25Johannesburg OR Tambo
Airlink
May 27
JNB2:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 30m
ELS3:50East London
May 28
ELS8:35East London
1h 35m
JNB10:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
May 28
JNB3:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS4:45East London
Jun 4
ELS9:50East London
1h 30m
JNB11:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
May 28
JNB3:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS4:45East London
Jun 4
ELS5:25East London
1h 30m
JNB6:55Johannesburg OR Tambo

Best airlines flying from Johannesburg to East London

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KululaPriceFrom R548Free CancellationRating
8,0
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EllinairPriceFrom R666Free CancellationRating
0,0
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British AirwaysPriceFrom R1 111Free CancellationRating
6,7
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FlySafairPriceFrom R1 174Free CancellationRating
5,3
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AirlinkPriceFrom R1 184Free CancellationRating
10,0
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South AfricanPriceFrom R1 774Free CancellationRating
8,1
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FlySafair flights from Johannesburg to East London

Our best FlySafair deals on Johannesburg to East London flight tickets
FlySafair
May 28
JNB3:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS4:45East London
May 28
ELS9:50East London
1h 30m
JNB11:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
May 31
JNB7:35Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS9:10East London
May 31
ELS13:55East London
1h 30m
JNB15:25Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
May 31
JNB3:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 35m
ELS4:45East London
May 31
ELS13:55East London
1h 30m
JNB15:25Johannesburg OR Tambo

British Airways flights from Johannesburg to East London

Our best British Airways deals on Johannesburg to East London flight tickets
British Airways
Aug 6
JNB3:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 30m
ELS4:30East London
Aug 9
ELS14:10East London
1h 30m
JNB15:40Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
Oct 20
JNB12:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 30m
ELS13:40East London
Oct 28
ELS14:10East London
1h 30m
JNB15:40Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
Nov 3
JNB3:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
1h 30m
ELS4:30East London
Nov 12
ELS13:10East London
1h 30m
JNB14:40Johannesburg OR Tambo

  • Are airlines flying from Johannesburg to East London offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Johannesburg to East London, such as FlySafair, Airlink, and British Airways may have flexible cancellation policies in place. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is Johannesburg to East London by plane?

    East London is 757,2 km away from Johannesburg. In terms of flight time, this usually takes a little over 1h 30m.


You can fly to East London from Johannesburg with ease from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB), with there being a regular service operating throughout the week. Flights from JNB to East London Airport (ELS) can be as fast as one hour and 30 minutes. There are also occasional flights that leave from Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (HLA) and take over five hours to reach East London. You can get to JNB airport quickly, with an Airport Shuttle taking only 18 minutes to the terminal. Whereas a taxi to HLA Airport takes around 35 minutes. Once in East London, you can quickly get to the city centre by taxi, which takes around 14 minutes.

There are many direct flights that you can take from Johannesburg to East London, so it’s a great route to fly. For instance, you can fly with Airlink, which takes about one hour and 30 minutes in total. You can also fly from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to East London Airport (ELS) directly, with a total journey time of around one hour and 30 minutes too. FlySafair is another airline that operates this route, with the travel time normally taking around one hour and 35 minutes. There are many flights that depart throughout the week so you should find it easy to find a flight that matches you schedule. Not only do direct flights tend to be the fastest way to travel between JNB and ELS, but they are also normally cheaper than indirect routes.

Should the direct routes not be suitable for you, you might find that there is an indirect option that is more convenient. For example, FlySafair operate this route with one stopover in a time of around three hours and 25 minutes. The most likely place for this transfer is at Durban King Shaka International Airport (DUR). British Airways also operates this route with one change in approximately six hours and 20 minutes. The most common stopover on this flight is at Cape Town International Airport (CPT). You can also fly this route on a multi-airline trip, with Link Airways and FlySafair, which takes approximately three hours and 25 minutes and also stops at DUR. In general, indirect flights take longer than direct trips and for this route are also more expensive.


Whilst you do not need a passport to travel on a domestic flight in South Africa, you will need a valid form of accepted photo identification. However you do no need a visa to travel internally as a South African citizen.


Alternative routes for Johannesburg to East London

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Cheapest priceR1 315
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Cheapest priceR840
Durban to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time2h 10m
Cheapest priceR1 616
Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth Flights
Fastest flight time1h 40m
Cheapest priceR1 648
Cape Town to Durban Flights
Fastest flight time2h 00m
Cheapest priceR1 616
Durban to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time1h 05m
Cheapest priceR935
Johannesburg to George Flights
Fastest flight time1h 55m
Cheapest priceR1 220
Cape Town to Nelspruit Flights
Fastest flight time2h 25m
Cheapest priceR4 168
Bloemfontein to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time1h 45m
Cheapest priceR1 601
Port Elizabeth to Cape Town Flights
Fastest flight time1h 15m
Cheapest priceR1 648
Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg Flights
Fastest flight time1h 35m
Cheapest priceR1 585

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