Cheap flights from Cairo to Johannesburg

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The best prices from Cairo to Johannesburg are usually found in September or July, booked 22 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Saturday

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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 - JNB
Price
R6 476 - R9 859
JNB
Temperature
18 - 26 °C
JNB
Rainfall
4 - 151 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

R6 476

From Cairo to Johannesburg

One-way from

R4 543

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?

Tuesday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Cairo to Johannesburg. 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 Johannesburg.

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

To save up to 2% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 24 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 R1 616 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R1 657 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in September. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Johannesburg. Flights to Johannesburg from Cairo in May are about R1 606 on average during May, but can be found for as low as R1 201.

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

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Cairo to Johannesburg as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Cairo to Johannesburg in June, July 2021

The best prices found for CAI to JNB flights in June, July
17 Jun - 27 Jun
R6 117pp
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo
8 Jul - 18 Jul
R6 172pp
CAI
Cairo
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
17 Jun - 27 Jun
R6 227pp
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo

Cairo to Johannesburg 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Cairo found for this year
15 Oct - 25 Oct
R5 772pp
CAI
Cairo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
17 Jun - 27 Jun
R6 117pp
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo
8 Jul - 18 Jul
R6 172pp
CAI
Cairo
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
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
2 Sep - 26 Nov
R7 318pp
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo
21 Nov - 24 Nov
R7 346pp
CAI
Cairo
Egypt Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo
21 Nov - 24 Nov
R7 359pp
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
24 Jun - 30 Jun
R7 705pp
CAI
Cairo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
25 Jun - 30 Jun
R7 926pp
CAI
Cairo
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Egypt Air
Direct
CAI
Cairo
26 Jun - 11 Jul
R7 953pp
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
19:10 - 3:10
Egypt Air
Direct
8h 00m
CAI - JNB
Egypt Air
R4 543
Priceline
17:50 - 6:55
Kenya Airways
2 stops
13h 05m
CAI - JNB
Kenya Airways
R5 827
Travel2Be
22:20 - 9:05
Ethiopian Air
1 stop
10h 45m
CAI - JNB
Ethiopian Air
R6 021

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Flight FAQs

From Cairo to Johannesburg

Can I find flights from Cairo to Johannesburg for under R6 904 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairo to Johannesburg for under R6 904. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Kenya Airways for just R5 772, but on average you can expect to pay R7 470.

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

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Cairo to Johannesburg OR Tambo. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Cairo to Johannesburg OR Tambo 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.

Are there direct flights from Cairo to Johannesburg for under R8 285 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 5 direct flights from Cairo to Johannesburg under R8 285. A good price for a direct flight from Cairo to Johannesburg is less than R11 074.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cairo to Johannesburg for under R8 285?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Cairo to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than R8 285.

How popular is this flight route?

The Cairo to Johannesburg OR Tambo flight path was viewed by 360 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Cairo or Johannesburg?

The rainfall in Cairo is generally same as the rainfall in Johannesburg. This will continue over the next 0 days.

Is Cairo weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 35 °Cs in July, on average. The temperature in Johannesburg is generally colder than in Cairo. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Cairo to Johannesburg?

Egypt Air, Ethiopian Air, and Kenya Airways can get you from Cairo to Johannesburg in just under 8h. Your travel time can differ by up to 5h 05m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Flying on Kenya Airways is currently your cheapest option to Johannesburg, with prices starting at R5 772. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Egypt Air and Ethiopian Air, with the lowest prices starting at R7 319 and R7 609, respectively. Kenya Airways is currently priced 23% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Kenya Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R3 508. Users have also found prices from R3 646 and R5 165 on Kenya Airways and Egypt Air, respectively.

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
8h 01m
Average temperature for June in Johannesburg
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for June in Johannesburg
12.0 mm

Airports servicing Cairo

Airports servicing Johannesburg

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
R349 R483 No cancel fee 82%
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South African
R418 R499 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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Ethiopian Air
R375 R501 No cancel fee 72%
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Egypt Air
R431 R505 No cancel fee N/A
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SAUDIA
R394 R648 No cancel fee 86%
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