Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Chengdu

The best prices from Johannesburg to Chengdu are usually found in March or July, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

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

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Johannesburg to Chengdu. 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 Chengdu.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 49 days in advance, which can save you up to 24% on flights from Johannesburg to Chengdu compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 49 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at R12 439. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from R14 169.

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

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chengdu from Johannesburg. Users have commonly found prices around R11 965 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R9 426. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Chengdu (ZA1 - CTU)?

It’s optimal to fly from Johannesburg to Chengdu in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 14% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Related info for your journey

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

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

For a flight from Johannesburg to Chengdu, you will be flying into Chengdu. Chengdu (CTU) is just 15,1 km from the centre vof the city. Chengdu is the only Chengdu airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from Johannesburg per day. 6 airlines have flights to Chengdu from Johannesburg on a regular basis.

How popular is this Johannesburg to Chengdu flight route?

Within the past month, 827 users have taken a look at flights from Johannesburg to Chengdu.

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

Consider Air China, Cathay Pacific or Ethiopian Air when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Johannesburg to Chengdu.

Other flights to Chengdu

Can I fly to Chengdu from Johannesburg right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg to Chengdu

Most visitors from Johannesburg will not be allowed to enter Chengdu.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Chengdu.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg are not required to quarantine after entering Chengdu.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be presented upon arrival


Can I fly back to Johannesburg from Chengdu?

Returning to Johannesburg from Chengdu

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chengdu are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg.

Alternative routes for Johannesburg to Chengdu

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 5 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Chengdu

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Chengdu choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
CheapestR7 779
AverageR14 144
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Air China
CheapestR8 941
AverageR10 005
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
CheapestR10 703
AverageR12 765
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
CheapestR10 762
AverageR12 128
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
CheapestR11 746
AverageR12 503
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety