JNB - ELS
R1 131 - R1 839
High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
From Johannesburg to East London
One-way flight from Johannesburg to East London
Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 22%.
To save up to 3% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 14 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 East London from R1 308 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R1 376 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.
Our data shows that July tends to be the cheapest month to fly to East London from Johannesburg. Users have commonly found prices around R1 330 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R967. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.
It’s typically best to fly out from Johannesburg to East London in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 58% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.
East London is the airport most travellers will use when flying to East London from Johannesburg OR Tambo. Booking flights from OR Tambo (JNB) to East London (ELS) should be relatively easy as there are 6 daily flights to East London from 3 different airlines. 1h 30m is how long a flight from Johannesburg to East London will take if you book a nonstop flight.
Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. FlySafair is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to East London 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.
Some of our airline partners flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to East London have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Kulula, FlySafair, and South African are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Kulula with this kind of flexibility.
Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to East London for under R1 362. The cheapest flight booked recently is on FlySafair for just R967, but on average you can expect to pay R1 117.
Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Johannesburg to East London under R1 362. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg to East London is less than R1 131.
There are currently 14+ open flights from Johannesburg to East London within the next 7 days for less than R1 362.
You can find direct flights on the following days: Monday, Tuesday.
Within the past month, 36 505 users have taken a look at flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to East London.
On average 2 flights depart from Johannesburg OR Tambo to East London per day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 50% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures
The rainfall in Johannesburg is generally more than the rainfall in East London. This will continue over the next 3 days.
You can imagine temperatures to be in the 27 °C range in January. The weather in East London 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.
For as low as R981, British Airways can have you in East London from Johannesburg in 1h 30m. Johannesburg and East London are separated by a distance of 772 km. Most flights are nonstop.
Cheapflights users have booked flights from Johannesburg to East London from R968 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are British Airways, from R981, and Airlink, from R1 131. Users have found that FlySafair is 27% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.
One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as R409 on British Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Airlink from R545 and FlySafair from R573 one-way.
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