Useful info, stats and facts about Johannesburg to Bangkok flights.
From Johannesburg to Bangkok
How popular is this flight route?
The Johannesburg OR Tambo to Bangkok flight path was viewed by 12 282 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.
Is Johannesburg weather warmer or cooler than Bangkok?
Our data indicates that the weather will be 36 °C on average in the month of April. The temperature in Bangkok is typically hotter than in Johannesburg. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.
What airports serve Johannesburg to Bangkok flights?
Travellers interested in spending time in Bangkok can take a flight from Lanseria International Airport or O.R. Tambo International Airport to depart from Johannesburg. O.R. Tambo is a busy airport that can handle up to 28 million passengers on an annual basis. It is a hub for Kulula, South African Express, and Mango. This flight will go to Bangkok from Johannesburg and land in either Suvarnabhumi Airport or Don Mueang Airport. Suvarnabhumi Airport is the main is the main international airport in Bangkok. It acts as a hub for Bangkok Airways, Thai Airways, and JetAsia Airways. It is also a focus city for EVA Air, Cathay Pacific, and Emirates.
Which airlines fly directly from Johannesburg to Bangkok?
Unfortunately, there are no direct, nonstop flights that go to Bangkok from Johannesburg. That means passengers will need to choose a flight that has at least one stop along the way. These flights are provided by various airlines including Emirates, Etihad Airways, and Cathay Pacific, along with several others. Most of the time, the flights will be about the same price, regardless of the number of stops it makes along the way. However, the quickest flights, which can reach Bangkok in 13h 50m, will typically be more expensive than the longer flights which might not reach Bangkok for as long as 17h 20m.
What are the stopover options between Johannesburg to Bangkok?
Flights with a single stop may touch down in various locations including Abu Dhabi International Airport, Hong Kong International Airport, Addis Ababa Airport, and others. There are also many flights that have at least two stops going into Bangkok. These flights may make stops in Jomo Kenyatta Airport and Abu Dhabi International Airport, Dubai Airport and Hong Kong Airport, or Frankfurt am Main Airport and Munich Airport. Flights with two stops take much more time to reach the destination at around 21h 35m for the quickest flights and 24h 15m for the longer ones.
Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Johannesburg to Bangkok?
Travellers going to Bangkok from Johannesburg do not need a visa if staying for less than 30 days. However, a passport that is valid for at least six months is required.