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The best prices from Johannesburg to Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa are usually found in May or March, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

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Johannesburg (JNB) to Helsinki (HEL)

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to HEL flight in 2021: compare Johannesburg to Helsinki flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Helsinki.
ZA1 - HEL
Price
R614 - R816
HEL
Temperature
-6 - 16 °C
HEL
Precipitation
30 - 70 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 10% potential price drop

Average price

R9 663

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

R8 962

From Johannesburg to Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Helsinki from Johannesburg. Prices for May average R10 000 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R7 984. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 19% on your journey compared to booking in May

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 52 days in advance to save up to 17% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 52 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Johannesburg to Helsinki 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R10 977, or R11 444 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 29% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Helsinki (ZA1 - HEL)?

When flying from Johannesburg to Helsinki, 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 17% versus a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Helsinki in October, November 2021

The best prices found for JNB to HEL flights in October, November
9 Nov - 13 Nov
R7 941pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Air France
 
1 STOP
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
Air France
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
9 Nov - 13 Nov
R8 043pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Air France
 
1 STOP
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
Air France
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
18 Nov - 22 Nov
R10 656pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
 
1 STOP
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
British Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Johannesburg to Helsinki 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Helsinki from Johannesburg found for this year
9 Nov - 13 Nov
R7 941pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Air France
 
1 STOP
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
Air France
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
9 Nov - 13 Nov
R8 043pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Air France
 
1 STOP
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
Air France
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
18 Nov - 22 Nov
R10 656pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
 
1 STOP
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
HEL
Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa
British Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Johannesburg</span> to <span class="emphasized">Helsinki</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Johannesburg to Helsinki

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

Located just 17,1 km from the city centre, Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Helsinki from Johannesburg. Booking flights from Johannesburg to Helsinki-Vantaa (HEL) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from Johannesburg from 10 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Johannesburg to Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Finnair, Lufthansa, and British Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Helsinki for under R8 000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Helsinki for under R8 000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air France for just R7 941, but on average you can expect to pay R27 063.

How popular is this Johannesburg to Helsinki flight route?

This flight path from Johannesburg to Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa was viewed by 780 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Air France, at R7 941, was found to be the cheapest airline from Johannesburg to Helsinki.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include British Airways and Qatar Airways. Air France is currently priced 20% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

Before booking your flight from Johannesburg to Helsinki, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air France, Finnair or British Airways.

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Helsinki?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Helsinki? While on average our users pay R13 347, our data indicates the cheapest price to be R6 404. The most popular route (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa), is priced around R10 203.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Helsinki, Finland

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Helsinki from Johannesburg?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg to Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa

Most visitors from Johannesburg need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg are not required to quarantine after entering Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa.

Do I need a test to fly back to Johannesburg from Helsinki?

Returning to Johannesburg from Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg.

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Alternative routes for Johannesburg to Helsinki

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

Destination information for Helsinki

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Johannesburg to Helsinki.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = €0,06
Average temperature for October in Helsinki
9.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Helsinki
73.0 mm

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Lanseria (HLA)

Airports servicing Helsinki

Top 8 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Helsinki Helsinki-Vantaa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Helsinki 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
Air France
R6 414 R9 377 No cancel fee 77%
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British Airways
R6 542 R8 541 No cancel fee 70%
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KLM
R6 545 R10 405 No cancel fee 75%
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Lufthansa
R6 910 R11 258 No cancel fee 76%
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Ethiopian Air
R8 328 R10 105 No cancel fee 72%
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Turkish Airlines
R8 670 R10 293 No cancel fee 77%
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Qatar Airways
R9 010 R11 504 No cancel fee 68%
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Finnair
R10 062 R11 690 No cancel fee 76%
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