Cheap flights from OR Tambo to Blantyre

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The best prices from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Blantyre Chileka are usually found in July or April, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Saturday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
OR Tambo (JNB) to Blantyre (BLZ)

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to BLZ flight in 2021: compare OR Tambo to Blantyre flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Blantyre.
JNB - BLZ
Price
R341 - R493
BLZ
Temperature
17 - 25 °C
BLZ
Precipitation
0 - 200 mm

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R4 978

From Johannesburg OR Tambo to Blantyre Chileka

One-way from

R4 336

One-way flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Blantyre Chileka

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre?

To save up to 14% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 54 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 OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre from R7 007 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R7 124 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre (JNB - BLZ)?

When flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 44% versus a flight in the morning.

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre?

Travellers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 14% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre?

July can be a great time to fly to Blantyre from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport with a flight ticket averaging about R6 397. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of July for as cheap as R4 117. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of October.

Cheap flights from OR Tambo to Blantyre in October, November 2021

The best prices found for JNB to BLZ flights in October, November
20 Oct - 20 Oct
R6 219pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
Direct
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
6 Nov - 22 Nov
R6 598pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
6 Nov - 22 Nov
R6 700pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
Ethiopian Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Johannesburg OR Tambo to Blantyre 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Blantyre from OR Tambo found for this year
20 Oct - 20 Oct
R6 219pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
Direct
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
12 Dec - 26 Dec
R6 511pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
6 Nov - 22 Nov
R6 598pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Direct flights to Blantyre from OR Tambo

Save time with OR Tambo to Blantyre direct flight deals
6 Nov - 22 Nov
R8 452pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
Direct
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
Ethiopian Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
4 Dec - 10 Dec
R8 657pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
Direct
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
Ethiopian Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
29 Oct - 5 Nov
R8 773pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
Direct
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
Ethiopian Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last-minute flights from OR Tambo to Blantyre

Late deals on return flights to Blantyre from OR Tambo, departing today and this week
24 Oct - 25 Oct
R6 773pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
27 Oct - 29 Oct
R7 343pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
27 Oct - 29 Oct
R8 233pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
BLZ
Blantyre Chileka
Ethiopian Air
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to Chileka from Johannesburg OR Tambo

The cheapest one-way flights from OR Tambo to Blantyre
8:20 - 10:35
Ethiopian Air
Direct
2h 15m
JNB - BLZ
Ethiopian Air
R4 336
Kiwi.com
7:20 - 9:35
Ethiopian Air
Direct
2h 15m
JNB - BLZ
Ethiopian Air
R4 409
Kiwi.com
19:00 - 8:40
Ethiopian Air
1 stop
13h 40m
JNB - BLZ
Ethiopian Air
R5 255
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">OR Tambo</span> to <span class="emphasized">Blantyre</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From OR Tambo to Blantyre

What airport do you fly into for flights to Blantyre from Johannesburg OR Tambo?

If you book a flight to Blantyre from Johannesburg OR Tambo, you will be flying to Chileka, which is the city’s only airport. Blantyre Chileka (BLZ) is located 12,3 km from the centre of Blantyre. There is 1 flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Chileka per day from 3 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Blantyre Chileka have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Blantyre Chileka that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Ethiopian Air, Kenya Airways, and South African. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre for under R6 600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre for under R6 600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just R6 511, but on average you can expect to pay R7 314.

Are there direct flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre for under R8 500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 10 direct flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre under R8 500. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre is less than R10 379.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre for under R6 800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre within the next 7 days for less than R6 800.

How popular is this Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre flight route?

This flight path from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Blantyre Chileka was viewed by 2 221 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre return?

Currently priced at R6 511, Ethiopian Air will fly you from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre and back. In addition to Ethiopian Air, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip.

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for R4 189. While the most popular route (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Blantyre Chileka) can be booked for R6 496 on average our data indicates R5 826 when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre?

Consider Ethiopian Air, Kenya Airways or South African when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Blantyre.

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COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Blantyre from OR Tambo?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Blantyre Chileka

Most visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo will not be allowed to enter Blantyre Chileka.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Blantyre Chileka.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo are not required to quarantine after entering Blantyre Chileka.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Travelers must complete a health declaration form before their travel.

Travel Surveillance Form - Must be completed and presented upon arrival.


Do I need a test to fly back to OR Tambo from Blantyre?

Returning to Johannesburg OR Tambo from Blantyre Chileka

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Blantyre Chileka must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg OR Tambo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Blantyre Chileka are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg OR Tambo.

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Destination information for Blantyre

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from OR Tambo to Blantyre.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = MWK 54,90
Average temperature for October in Blantyre
15.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Blantyre
24.0 mm

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Airports servicing Blantyre

Top 3 airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Blantyre Chileka

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from OR Tambo to Blantyre choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Kenya Airways
R3 716 R4 312 No cancel fee 82%
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Ethiopian Air
R4 570 R6 501 No cancel fee 72%
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South African
R6 742 R7 197 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by South African. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Hourly flight availability from OR Tambo to Blantyre

See what time of day planes typically take off from OR Tambo towards Blantyre.
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Weekly flight availability
from OR Tambo to Blantyre
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from OR Tambo to Blantyre.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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