Cheap flights from Harare to Johannesburg

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The best prices from Harare to Johannesburg are usually found in June or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Harare to Johannesburg

All the information you need to plan the best HRE to ZA1 flight in 2022: compare Harare to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.

HRE - ZA1

Price

R275 - R360

ZA1

Temperature

10 - 20 °C

ZA1

Precipitation

0 - 120 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

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

Round-trip from

R4 185

From Harare to Johannesburg

One-way from

R2 009

One-way flight from Harare to Johannesburg

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

Users have found that flying from Harare to Johannesburg on a Friday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Harare to Johannesburg, book at least 60 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 11% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R4 885 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R5 280.

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

Our data shows that June tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Johannesburg from Harare. Users have commonly found prices around R4 632 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R3 500. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Harare to Johannesburg (HRE - ZA1)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Harare to Johannesburg in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 16% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Harare to Johannesburg in January, February 2022

The best prices found for HRE to Johannesburg flights in January, February
Feb 18 - Feb 20
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 40m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

1h 40m
R2 222

British Airways

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Deal found 24/1/22

Feb 21 - Feb 28
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

1h 40m
R2 724

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

Feb 21 - Feb 28
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

1h 40m
R2 754

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

Harare to Johannesburg 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Harare found for this year
May 4 - May 8
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

1h 40m
R2 206

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

Feb 18 - Feb 20
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 40m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

1h 40m
R2 222

British Airways

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

Mar 6 - Mar 7
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

1h 40m
R2 572

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

Direct flights to Johannesburg from Harare

Save time with Harare to Johannesburg direct flight deals
May 4 - May 8
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

1h 40m
R2 206

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

Feb 18 - Feb 20
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 40m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

1h 40m
R2 222

British Airways

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

Mar 6 - Mar 7
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

1h 40m
R2 572

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

Last-minute flights from Harare to Johannesburg

Late deals on return flights to Johannesburg from Harare, departing today and this week
Feb 3 - Feb 8
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 40m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

1h 40m
R3 135

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

Jan 31 - Feb 6
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 40m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

1h 35m
R3 226

South African

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Deal found 24/1/22

Feb 4 - Mar 3
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 45m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

HRE

Harare

Nonstop

1h 40m
R3 241

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

One-way flights to Johannesburg from Harare

The cheapest one-way flights from Harare to Johannesburg
Feb 6
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 40m
R1 430

British Airways

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

Feb 3
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 40m
R1 461

British Airways

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

Feb 10
HRE

Harare

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 45m
R1 583

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Harare to Johannesburg flights.

What airports serve Harare to Johannesburg flights?

Leaving for Johannesburg from Harare will involve taking a flight from Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport, which is the largest airport in Zimbabwe. It is a hub for Fastjet Zimbabwe and Air Zimbabwe. The airport serves flights to a large number of destinations like Cape Town, Windhoek Hosea Kutako, Addis Ababa, and Johannesburg. Once reaching Johannesburg, most passengers will land at O.R. Tambo International Airport, but some will land at Lanseria International Airport. Lanseria is a hub for Comair, Kulula, and Solenta Aviation and offers flights to Zanzibar, Cape Town, George, Durban, and Port Elizabeth.

Which airlines fly directly from Harare to Johannesburg?

Many nonstop, direct flights occur going into Johannesburg from Harare every day. These flights are offered by airlines including South African Airways, Hahn Air Services, and British Airways. Unlike some routes, direct flights between these locations often have less expensive tickets than a stopover flight. They are also going to be the shortest flights with the average length of a direct flight at 1h 40m. There are also many stopover flights into Johannesburg from Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airlines, RwandAir, and other airlines. Flights with a stopover will take 12h 55m-18h 30m to reach the destination.

What are the stopover options between Harare to Johannesburg?

There are many flights offered with a stop in between the departure and arrival locations. If there is a single stop, these flights will stop in places like Jomo Kenyatta Airport in Nairobi, Kigali Airport in Rwanda, or Lilongwe Airport in Malawi. Several other indirect flights stop in two locations such as Lusaka Airport and Addis Ababa Airport, Lilongwe Airport and Blantyre Airport, or Kigali Airport and Lusaka Airport. Flights with a single stop are around the same price as flights with two stops but may make it to the destination city quicker in some cases.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Harare to Johannesburg?

There is no need for a visa when going to Johannesburg from Harare if the trip will last less than 90 days. However, passengers will need to bring along a passport.

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

Harare (HRE) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Harare to Johannesburg. You should not have trouble finding flights to Johannesburg from Harare; the airport handles an average of 7 outbound flights to Johannesburg per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 6 airlines have flights from the Harare airport to Johannesburg. It is only a 12,3 km journey to Harare (HRE) from Harare’s city centre.

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

fastjet, British Airways, and South African 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 Harare to Johannesburg for under R2 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Harare to Johannesburg for under R2 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just R2 206, but on average you can expect to pay R2 739.

Are there direct flights from Harare to Johannesburg for under R2 300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Harare to Johannesburg under R2 300. A good price for a direct flight from Harare to Johannesburg is less than R2 739.

Are there last-minute flights available from Harare to Johannesburg for under R3 200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Harare to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than R3 200.

What days are direct flights available from Harare to Johannesburg?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Harare to Johannesburg flight route?

Flights from Harare to Johannesburg have been viewed 14 907 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Harare to Johannesburg on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 2 flights from Harare to Johannesburg a day.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Harare to Johannesburg?

Airlines like British Airways, Airlink, and South African fly from Harare to Johannesburg in about 1h 40m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. The distance between Harare and Johannesburg is about 962 km. All flights are typically direct.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Harare to Johannesburg round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Harare to Johannesburg round-trip from R2 222. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Airlink, from R2 572, and South African, from R3 089. Users have found that British Airways is 52% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for British Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R1 430. Users have also found prices from R1 583 and R1 872 on Airlink and fastjet, respectively.

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

British Airways, Ethiopian Air and fastjet are the most popular airlines when flying from Harare to Johannesburg.

What are the most reliable airlines from Harare to Johannesburg?

Before booking your flight to Johannesburg from Harare, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Qatar Airways (78%), Kulula (77%), British Airways( 77%).

What are the most eco-friendly airlines from Harare to Johannesburg?

One of the best ways to contribute to the reduction of carbon output when flying is to book a direct flight through the Cheapflights website. The most popular flight to book is with Airlink South Africa. Fastjet also offers a direct flight that arrives in Johannesburg from Harare. Airlink runs an environmentally conscious project called The Airlink Environment Program. This project ensures that Airlink adheres to the regulations of the IATA Environment Assessment or IEnvA, and one of the main focuses of this policy is to strictly monitor the amount of fuel used on each journey. The company is constantly investing in the development of new improved carrier planes that explore new eco-friendly modes of travel. Another way in which the airline helps develop sustainable travel is through the use of solar power to replace non-replenishable power sources.

How can I fly more sustainably from Harare to Johannesburg?

Remember that the most carbon emissions are released during taking off and landing, so booking direct flights is the most popular way to do your part for the planet. When getting to your departure airport, opt for modes of transport that are typically known for their reduced environmental impact such as coach or train trips. When booking your seat, remember to book cheap. Economy Class seating will not only cost you less but will be better for the environment. Moreover, lightweight seats are fitted into economy class meaning they result in less weight than the heavy first-class seats. The heavier the plane, the more fuel is needed to complete the journey, meaning more environmental damage.

Can I fly to Johannesburg from Harare right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Harare to Johannesburg

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

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

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

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


Can I fly back to Harare from Johannesburg?

Returning to Harare from Johannesburg

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Harare.

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

Top 6 airlines flying from Harare to Johannesburg

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Harare to Johannesburg choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
British Airways
CheapestR1 691
AverageR4 360
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
CheapestR3 546
AverageR4 608
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
RwandAir
CheapestR3 558
AverageR4 302
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
South African
CheapestR3 630
AverageR5 292
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
fastjet
CheapestR3 752
AverageR4 800
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Kenya Airways
CheapestR4 057
AverageR4 376
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time82%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Harare to Johannesburg

See what time of day planes typically take off from Harare to Johannesburg
8%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
32%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
60%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Harare to Johannesburg

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Harare to Johannesburg
Sunday5daily flights
Monday10daily flights
Tuesday8daily flights
Wednesday10daily flights
Thursday6daily flights
Friday10daily flights
Saturday5daily flights