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Johannesburg (JNB) to Cairo (CAI)

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to CAI flight in 2021: compare Johannesburg to Cairo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cairo.
JNB - CAI
Price
R6 105 - R7 894
CAI
Temperature
19 - 35 °C
CAI
Rainfall
0 - 13 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 8% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R6 105

From Johannesburg to Cairo

One-way from

R6 870

One-way flight from Johannesburg to Cairo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg to Cairo?

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Johannesburg to Cairo. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cairo.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Johannesburg to Cairo, book at least 11 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 0% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R6 747 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R6 829.

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

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Cairo from Johannesburg. Prices for September average R6 613 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R5 572. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August. Opting for a September flight can save you 19% on your journey compared to booking in September

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Cairo (JNB - CAI)?

It’s optimal to fly from Johannesburg to Cairo at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 37% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Cairo in June, July 2021

The best prices found for JNB to CAI flights in June, July
19 Jun - 25 Jun
R5 928pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
13 Jun - 17 Jun
R5 982pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
12 Jul - 18 Jul
R6 419pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Johannesburg to Cairo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cairo from Johannesburg found for this year
14 Nov - 20 Nov
R5 436pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
24 Sep - 9 Oct
R5 846pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
25 Aug - 31 Aug
R5 873pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Direct flights to Cairo from Johannesburg

Save time with Johannesburg to Cairo direct flight deals
14 Nov - 20 Nov
R5 436pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
24 Sep - 9 Oct
R5 846pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last-minute flights from Johannesburg to Cairo

Late deals on return flights to Cairo from Johannesburg, departing today and this week
19 Jun - 25 Jun
R5 928pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
19 Jun - 26 Jun
R7 416pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
19 Jun - 26 Jun
R9 219pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to Cairo from Johannesburg

The cheapest one-way flights from Johannesburg to Cairo
7:55 - 12:50
Emirates
2 stops
28h 55m
JNB - CAI
Emirates
R6 870
Priceline
8:10 - 8:00
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
23h 50m
JNB - CAI
Multiple Airlines
R9 684
Gotogate
15:00 - 13:10
Austrian Airlines
2 stops
22h 10m
JNB - CAI
Austrian Airlines
R12 716
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Flight FAQs

From Johannesburg to Cairo

Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Cairo for under R5 463 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Cairo for under R5 463. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Egypt Air for just R5 436, but on average you can expect to pay R6 761.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cairo to control the spread of COVID-19?

Etihad Airways and Alitalia are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cairo are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Ethiopian Air, Egypt Air, and SAUDIA flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cairo have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Johannesburg to Cairo for under R5 463 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Johannesburg to Cairo under R5 463. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg to Cairo is less than R5 641.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg to Cairo for under R6 829?

There are currently 13+ open flights from Johannesburg to Cairo within the next 7 days for less than R6 829.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 5 114 users have taken a look at flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cairo.

Does it rain more in Johannesburg or Cairo?

Johannesburg will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Cairo over the next 3 days.

Is Johannesburg weather warmer or cooler than Cairo?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 35 °C range in July. The weather in Cairo is generally hotter than Johannesburg's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from Johannesburg to Cairo?

Egypt Air, Kenya Airways, and Ethiopian Air can get you from Johannesburg to Cairo in just under 7h 50m. Your travel time can differ by up to 3h 05m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Johannesburg to Cairo return?

Currently priced at R5 436, Egypt Air will fly you from Johannesburg to Cairo and back. In addition to Egypt Air, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Ethiopian Air and Qatar Airways - these airlines can fly you to your destination from R5 873 and R6 310, respectively. Users have found that Egypt Air is 17% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Kenya Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at R4 671. Ethiopian Air flights start at R5 450 while deals on Emirates start at R5 464 one-way.

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Destination information for Cairo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Johannesburg to Cairo.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = 1,15£
Flight duration
7h 58m
Average temperature for June in Cairo
34.0 °C

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Top 9 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Cairo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Cairo 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
SAUDIA
R388 R460 No cancel fee 86%
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Ethiopian Air
R382 R467 No cancel fee 72%
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Kenya Airways
R426 R473 No cancel fee 82%
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Egypt Air
R408 R531 No cancel fee N/A
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South African
R470 R588 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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Emirates
R567 R657 No cancel fee 75%
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Alitalia
R568 R724 No cancel fee 81%
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Etihad Airways
R566 R728 No cancel fee 75%
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Turkish Airlines
R546 R777 No cancel fee 77%
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Hourly flight availability from Johannesburg to Cairo

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