R1 228 - R2 027
18 - 26 °C
4 - 151 mm
|Most popular in||December||High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||May||Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop|
|Average price||R1 582||Price for this month|
|Cheapest price||R1 228||From East London to Johannesburg|
From world-class museums and botanical gardens to theme parks and casinos – Johannesburg has got the lot. It’s little wonder that Jo’burg is the second most popular city in Africa.
The Maboneng Precinct is the neighbourhood to watch. It’s had a bit of a hipster revival, so you can check out murals, indie cinemas and pan-African food markets.
Getting there couldn’t be easier, either. East London to Johannesburg flights depart several times a day, and they only last 1.5 hours.
Fly direct, and you’ll land in Johannesburg in 1 hour 25 minutes. Indirect East London to Johannesburg flights add several hours to the journey time.
South African Airways, Safair and kulula.com offer direct flights.
Up to 8 direct East London to Johannesburg flights jet off a day. Add in indirect flights, and you’ve got up to 50 flight combinations to pick from.
All flights take off from East London Airport. Johannesburg has 2 airports – O. R. Tambo International Airport and Lanseria International Airport. Most flights land in O. R. Tambo International Airport.
Cheap flights from East London to Johannesburg usually leave in the early morning. South African Airways is often the best value airline.
A flight from East London to Johannesburg delivers you straight to the biggest city in South Africa.
Museums and art galleries are a dime a dozen – from pop-up sculptures to the Apartheid Museum, which chronicles the city’s recent dark past. Meanwhile, the Cradle of Humankind is a treasure trove of fossils that UNESCO lists as a World Heritage Site. There’s even the SAB World of Beer, which chronicles the history of African breweries.
Want a spot with a view? The sky-high Carlton Centre observation deck deals out some of the best panoramas in Johannesburg.
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Travellers can expect 53 flights from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo on average per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 6% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Midday) - 43% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 30% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 21% of flight departures
You can expect a flight time of up to 2 hours when flying direct. Airlines will travel a distance of up to 478 kilometres.