Cheap flights from Cairo to Johannesburg

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Cairo (CAI) to Johannesburg (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best CAI to JNB flight in 2021: compare Cairo to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.
CAI - ZA1
Price
R6 995 - R10 650
ZA1
Temperature
10 - 20 °C
ZA1
Precipitation
0 - 120 mm

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$6.995

From Cairo to Johannesburg

One-way from

R5 265

One-way flight from Cairo to Johannesburg

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 Cairo to Johannesburg?

Travellers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 58% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

To save up to 15% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 21 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Cairo to Johannesburg from R7 965 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R9 382 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

September can be a great time to fly to Johannesburg from Cairo with a flight ticket averaging about R8 146. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as R6 637. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of May.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairo to Johannesburg (CAI - ZA1)?

When flying from Cairo to Johannesburg, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Cairo to Johannesburg in September, October 2021

The best prices found for CAI to JNB flights in September, October
30 Sep - 15 Oct
R7 473pp
CAI
Cairo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
20 Oct - 28 Oct
R7 920pp
CAI
Cairo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
27 Sep - 15 Oct
R7 950pp
CAI
Cairo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo

Cairo to Johannesburg 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Cairo found for this year
10 Nov - 10 Feb
R6 175pp
CAI
Cairo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
16 Dec - 3 Jan
R6 354pp
CAI
Cairo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
10 Nov - 9 Feb
R6 384pp
CAI
Cairo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo

Direct flights to Johannesburg from Cairo

Save time with Cairo to Johannesburg direct flight deals
16 Dec - 3 Jan
R7 339pp
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo
9 Dec - 13 Dec
R7 950pp
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo
9 Dec - 13 Dec
R7 965pp
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo

Last-minute flights from Cairo to Johannesburg

Late deals on return flights to Johannesburg from Cairo, departing today and this week
1 Oct - 16 Oct
R7 950pp
CAI
Cairo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
2 Oct - 17 Oct
R8 457pp
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo
3 Oct - 15 Oct
R8 696pp
CAI
Cairo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo

One-way flights to Johannesburg from Cairo

The cheapest one-way flights from Cairo to Johannesburg
19:05 - 3:05
Egypt Air
Direct
8h 00m
CAI - JNB
Egypt Air
R5 265
Kiwi.com
17:45 - 20:15
Kenya Airways
1 stop
26h 30m
CAI - JNB
Kenya Airways
R6 086
Travelgenio
22:20 - 9:05
Ethiopian Air
1 stop
10h 45m
CAI - JNB
Ethiopian Air
R6 235

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Flight FAQs

From Cairo to Johannesburg

What airport do you fly from for flights from Cairo to Johannesburg?

If you book a flight to Johannesburg from Cairo, you will be flying from Cairo, which is the city’s only airport. Cairo (CAI) is located 18,6 km from the centre of Cairo. There are 0 flights from Cairo to Johannesburg per day from 6 different airlines.

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

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

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

New policies can now be found on SAUDIA and Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Cairo to Johannesburg include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Cairo to Johannesburg for under R6 200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairo to Johannesburg for under R6 200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Kenya Airways for just R6 175, but on average you can expect to pay R7 413.

Are there direct flights from Cairo to Johannesburg for under R7 400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 8 direct flights from Cairo to Johannesburg under R7 400. A good price for a direct flight from Cairo to Johannesburg is less than R16 437.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cairo to Johannesburg for under R8 000?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Cairo to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than R8 000.

How popular is this Cairo to Johannesburg flight route?

Within the past month, 360 users have taken a look at flights from Cairo to Johannesburg.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Cairo to Johannesburg is Kenya Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as R6 175 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Ethiopian Air and Egypt Air, starting at R7 339 and R8 457 round-trip. You may be able to fly from Cairo to Johannesburg for 24% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Kenya Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as R3 714. However, be on the lookout for offers from Egypt Air and Ethiopian Air, as they are both options that can get you from Cairo to Johannesburg for a low price.

What are the most reliable airlines from Cairo to Johannesburg?

Consider South African (100%), Etihad Airways (81%) or Egypt Air (81%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Cairo to Johannesburg.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Cairo to Johannesburg are Ethiopian Air, Etihad Airways and Kenya Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Cairo to Johannesburg?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for R5 522. While the most popular route (Cairo - Johannesburg OR Tambo) can be booked for R7 532 on average our data indicates R9 397 when flying from Cairo to Johannesburg

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Johannesburg, South Africa

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Cairo to Johannesburg

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

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

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

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


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

Returning to Cairo from Johannesburg

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

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

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Alternative routes for Cairo to Johannesburg

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

Destination information for Johannesburg

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Cairo to Johannesburg.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = R1,00
Flight duration from CAI to Johannesburg
7h 55m
Average temperature for September in Johannesburg
25.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Johannesburg
20.0 mm

Airports servicing Cairo

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Lanseria (HLA)

Top 5 airlines flying from Cairo to Johannesburg

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cairo to Johannesburg 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
R5 206 R7 200 No cancel fee 82%
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Ethiopian Air
R5 588 R7 475 No cancel fee 72%
Search Ethiopian Air flights
SAUDIA
R5 880 R9 664 No cancel fee 86%
Search SAUDIA flights
South African
R6 242 R7 443 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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Egypt Air
R6 436 R7 528 No cancel fee N/A
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Weekly flight availability
from Cairo to Johannesburg
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Cairo to Johannesburg.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
0 flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
0 flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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