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About Flights to Malawi

Summary info about Malawi flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

R3 696

Best Return Price

R5 982

Fastest flight time

2h 15m

Operated By

2 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Malawi from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R3 696 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Lilongwe Intl).
The best return flight price to Malawi from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R5 982 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Lilongwe Intl).
The fastest flight to Malawi from South Africa takes 2h 15m (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Blantyre Chileka).
There are 2 airlines operating flights to Malawi, including Ethiopian Air and Kenya Airways.

Popular cities and sights

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Cheapest flights to cities in Malawi

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Useful information for your flight to Malawi

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The cheapest flights to Malawi recently found by momondo users are R1 643 with Ethiopian Air, R3 796 with Kenya Airways, and R7 296 with South African.

The flight from South Africa to Malawi depends on which airports you’re departing from and arriving to, and whether or not you have a layover. If you fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo (a popular airport in South Africa) to Lilongwe Intl (the most popular airport in Malawi), then the flight time is 2h 15m on average. If you fly from Cape Town Intl (another popular airport in South Africa) to Lilongwe Intl, then the average flight time is 9h 55m.

On average, a flight to Malawi will cost R9 764 per ticket. We’ve had users find flights to Malawi for as low as R3 716, however. If you’re unable to find a plane ticket for R3 716, but manage to find one for R9 636 or less, then this is still a great deal. Keep in mind that flight costs vary depending on where you fly from, what time of year you travel, and what airline you fly with.

The best day of the week to fly to Malawi is Wednesday due to prices being at their lowest. Flying out on a Sunday should be a backup plan since this day tends to be less expensive as well. Saturday, on the other hand, is the most expensive day to fly to Malawi.

Recent flights found to popular cities in Malawi

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Cheapest flight routes to Malawi

These routes have the cheapest flights to Malawi found by momondo users in South Africa
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
JohannesburgBlantyre2h 15mR7 797
JohannesburgLilongwe2h 15mR8 527
Cape TownLilongwe9h 55mR10 602

Popular routes landing in Malawi

Compare flights to and from the nearest airports to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Johannesburg to Lilongwe Flights
Fastest flight time2h 15m
Cheapest priceR8 527
Johannesburg to Blantyre Flights
Fastest flight time2h 15m
Cheapest priceR7 797
Cape Town to Lilongwe Flights
Fastest flight time9h 55m
Cheapest priceR10 602

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