Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Amsterdam

JNB — AMS
May 23 — May 301
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The best prices from Johannesburg to Amsterdam Schiphol are usually found in October or November, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Amsterdam

All the information you need to plan the best ZA1 to AMS flight in 2022: compare Johannesburg to Amsterdam flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Amsterdam.

JNB - AMS

Price

R548 - R673

AMS

Temperature

2 - 16 °C

AMS

Rainfall

30 - 100 mm

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 10% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 10% potential price drop
Round-trip fromR8 770From Johannesburg to Amsterdam Schiphol
One-way fromR5 473One-way flight from Johannesburg to Amsterdam Schiphol

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg to Amsterdam?

Travellers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 12% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

To save up to 3% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 20 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Johannesburg to Amsterdam from R9 698 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R10 162 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

October is one of the best times of the year to fly to Amsterdam from Johannesburg. Prices for October average R9 706 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R7 474. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a October flight can save you 10% on your journey compared to booking in July

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Amsterdam (JNB - AMS)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Johannesburg to Amsterdam in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 5% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Amsterdam in May, June 2022

The best prices found for Johannesburg to AMS flights in May, June
Jun 8 - Sep 2
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

17h 00m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

23h 35m
R7 330

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 5/17/22

May 24 - May 31
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

17h 25m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

17h 40m
R7 442

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 5/18/22

Jun 15 - Jun 22
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

30h 10m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

17h 40m
R7 490

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 5/18/22

Johannesburg to Amsterdam 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Amsterdam from Johannesburg found for this year
Dec 27 - Jan 12
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

16h 45m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

17h 25m
R7 330

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 5/17/22

Sep 8 - Sep 23
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

17h 30m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

23h 35m
R7 346

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 5/16/22

Jul 17 - Sep 11
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

16h 55m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

15h 30m
R7 426

Egypt Air

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Deal found 5/17/22

Cheap Qatar Airways flights from Johannesburg to Amsterdam

Jun 8 - Sep 2
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

17h 00m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

23h 35m
R7 330

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 5/17/22

Sep 8 - Sep 23
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

17h 30m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

23h 35m
R7 346

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 5/16/22

Sep 28 - Oct 2
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

24h 00m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

22h 40m
R7 394

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 5/18/22

Cheap Etihad Airways flights from Johannesburg to Amsterdam

Jul 28 - Aug 12
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

22h 45m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

20h 15m
R7 522

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 5/17/22

May 23 - Jun 12
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

22h 45m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

20h 15m
R8 146

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 5/18/22

Jul 28 - Aug 10
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

22h 45m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

20h 15m
R8 178

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 5/17/22

Direct flights to Amsterdam from Johannesburg

Save time with Johannesburg to Amsterdam direct flight deals
Jun 8 - Sep 2
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

Nonstop

11h 05m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

10h 40m
R8 738

KLM

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Deal found 5/17/22

Jul 26 - Aug 11
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

Nonstop

11h 05m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

10h 40m
R8 930

KLM

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Deal found 5/18/22

Jul 26 - Aug 11
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

Nonstop

11h 05m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

10h 40m
R8 946

KLM

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Deal found 5/17/22

Last-minute flights from Johannesburg to Amsterdam

Late deals on return flights to Amsterdam from Johannesburg, departing today and this week
May 24 - May 31
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

17h 25m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

17h 40m
R7 442

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 5/18/22

May 23 - Jun 12
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

22h 45m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

20h 15m
R8 146

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 5/18/22

May 23 - Jun 12
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

22h 45m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

20h 15m
R8 178

Etihad Airways

View Deal

Deal found 5/17/22

One-way flights to Amsterdam Schiphol from Johannesburg

The cheapest one-way flights from Johannesburg to Amsterdam
Jun 10
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

16h 55m
R4 529

Egypt Air

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Deal found 5/15/22

Jun 1
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

16h 55m
R4 689

Egypt Air

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Deal found 5/17/22

Jun 10
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

16h 55m
R4 721

Egypt Air

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Deal found 5/16/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Johannesburg to Amsterdam flights.

What airports serve Johannesburg to Amsterdam flights?

Travellers will leave from O.R. Tambo International Airport when going to Amsterdam from Johannesburg. This airport is equipped to handle up to 28 million passengers on an annual basis. It is a hub for South African Airways, Kulula, and Mango and had over 21 million passengers in 2017. The airport has six terminals broken down into transit, domestic, and international terminals. After reaching Amsterdam, passengers will disembark at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, which is nine kilometres from Amsterdam. It is a hub for several airlines including KLM, Martinair, and Transavia. The airport has flights to Toronto, Mexico City, and Belgrade among others on a regular basis.

Which airlines fly directly from Johannesburg to Amsterdam?

While there are direct flights into Amsterdam from Johannesburg, they are fairly uncommon. The nonstop flights that do exist are offered by KLM and will typically take place in the evening. Those who manage to get a direct flight will reach Amsterdam in about 11h 10m, which is quicker than any other flight option. There are also several stopover flights from the airport with one or more touch downs on the way to the destination. Airlines offering these flights include EgyptAir, Kenya Airways, Turkish Airlines, and others. These flights are going to be less expensive than a direct flight but even the quickest flight takes 13h 30m to get into Amsterdam.

What are the stopover options between Johannesburg to Amsterdam?

Dozens of flights leave Johannesburg for Amsterdam every day, many of which stop down at one airport along the way. Some of the touch down locations include Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris, Dubai Airport, and Frankfurt am Main. There are also many flights that have at least two stops before reaching Amsterdam. Some stop in Abu Dhabi International Airport and Rome Fiumicino Airport, others will come in at Addis Ababa Airport and Vienna Airport, and some will stop in Accra Airport, Washington Dulles Airport, and Toronto Pearson International Airport.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Johannesburg to Amsterdam?

Visiting Amsterdam from Johannesburg requires that passengers have a visa as well as a passport. Visas can be applied for in Durban, Cape Town, Pretoria, or Johannesburg.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Amsterdam from Johannesburg?

If you book a flight to Amsterdam from Johannesburg, you will be flying to Schiphol, which is the city’s only airport. Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) is located 11,4 km from the centre of Amsterdam. There are 4 flights from Johannesburg to Schiphol per day from 14 different airlines.

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

Qatar Airways, KLM, and ITA Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Amsterdam for under R7 400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Amsterdam for under R7 400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just R7 330, but on average you can expect to pay R7 682.

Are there direct flights from Johannesburg to Amsterdam for under R8 800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Johannesburg to Amsterdam under R8 800. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg to Amsterdam is less than R10 290.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg to Amsterdam for under R7 500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg to Amsterdam within the next 7 days for less than R7 500.

How popular is this Johannesburg to Amsterdam flight route?

The Johannesburg to Amsterdam Schiphol flight path was viewed by 16 013 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 Johannesburg to Amsterdam round-trip?

Currently priced at R7 330, Qatar Airways will fly you from Johannesburg to Amsterdam and back. In addition to Qatar Airways, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Egypt Air and Etihad Airways - these airlines can fly you to your destination from R7 426 and R7 522, respectively. These flights start at 24% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Johannesburg to Amsterdam one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Egypt Air. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R4 529. Users have also found prices from R5 217 and R5 761 on Qatar Airways and Kenya Airways, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg to Amsterdam?

Consider Air France, ITA Airways or British Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Johannesburg to Amsterdam.

What are the most reliable airlines from Johannesburg to Amsterdam?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Johannesburg to Amsterdam are KLM (77%), Air France (77%) and Delta (77%).

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Amsterdam?

The cheapest flight price from Johannesburg to Amsterdam is R5 122. On average you can expect to pay R33 624. The most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Amsterdam Schiphol), can usually be booked for R7 330.

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Alternative routes for Johannesburg to Amsterdam

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Top 5 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Amsterdam

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Amsterdam choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air FranceCheapestR5 875AverageR7 628FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapestR6 020AverageR6 999FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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SWISSCheapestR6 065AverageR8 102FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestR6 399AverageR7 537FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapestR6 440AverageR9 453FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Johannesburg to Amsterdam

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Weekly flight availability from Johannesburg to Amsterdam

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