When flying from Kigali to Johannesburg, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 1% versus a flight at midday.
To save on the cost of your flight from Kigali to Johannesburg, book at least 14 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 1% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R5 057 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R5 162.
May can be a great time to fly to Johannesburg from Kigali with a flight ticket averaging about R5 921. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as R3 352. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August.
Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 13% when planning your travel around this day of the week.
If you book a flight to Johannesburg from Kigali, you will be flying from Kigali Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Kigali Intl (KGL) is located 5,2 km from the centre of Kigali. There are 0 flights from Kigali Intl to Johannesburg per day from 4 different airlines.
RwandAir, South African, and Kenya 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.
Yes, there are multiple flights from Kigali to Johannesburg for under R4 200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Kenya Airways for just R4 190, but on average you can expect to pay R6 838.
There are currently 11+ open flights from Kigali to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than R5 900.
Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Saturday.
The Kigali Intl to Johannesburg flight path was viewed by 357 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.
Per day, 1 flight departs from Kigali to Johannesburg on average.
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There are many flights that can get you from Kigali to Johannesburg in 3h 50m. Fly via Kenya Airways, RwandAir, or Ethiopian Air to get the fastest option. There are 2709 km between Kigali and Johannesburg. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.
Our cheapest airline available from Kigali to Johannesburg is Kenya Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as R4 190 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are RwandAir and Ethiopian Air, starting at R5 641 and R8 035 round-trip. Kenya Airways is priced at 29% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.
R2 439 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Kenya Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on RwandAir and Ethiopian Air, with prices starting from R3 516 and R5 102, respectively.
The most popular airlines flying from Kigali to Johannesburg are Ethiopian Air, Kenya Airways and South African. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.
The cheapest flight price from Kigali to Johannesburg is R4 868. On average you can expect to pay R8 098. The most popular route, (Kigali Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo), can usually be booked for R7 137.
Information is based on travel restrictions from Kigali Intl to Johannesburg
Most visitors from Kigali Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Johannesburg.
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kigali Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg.
Visitors from Kigali Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg.
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.
Returning to Kigali Intl from Johannesburg
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Kigali Intl.
Visitors from Johannesburg are not required to quarantine after entering Kigali Intl.
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