Cheap flights from OR Tambo to Kigali

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The best prices from OR Tambo to Kigali are usually found in April or May, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Friday and return on a Tuesday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
OR Tambo (JNB) to Kigali (KGL)

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to KGL flight in 2021: compare OR Tambo to Kigali flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kigali.
JNB - KGL
Price
R4 031 - R5 211
KGL
Temperature
16 - 20 °C
KGL
Rainfall
3 - 180 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 5% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R4 031

From OR Tambo to Kigali

One-way from

R5 407

One-way flight from OR Tambo to Kigali

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 OR Tambo to Kigali?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 7% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from OR Tambo to Kigali?

To save up to 9% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 48 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from OR Tambo to Kigali from R4 494 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R4 494 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from OR Tambo to Kigali?

Flights from OR Tambo to Kigali lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from OR Tambo to Kigali in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at R3 525.

When is the cheapest time to fly from OR Tambo to Kigali (JNB - KGL)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from OR Tambo to Kigali is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 22% on airfare.

Cheap flights from OR Tambo to Kigali in May, June 2021

The best prices found for JNB to KGL flights in May, June
1 Jun - 18 Jun
R3 666pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
17 Jun - 23 Jun
R3 722pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
1 Jun - 18 Jun
R4 270pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

OR Tambo to Kigali 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kigali from OR Tambo found for this year
17 Jul - 23 Jul
R3 638pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
1 Jun - 18 Jun
R3 666pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
17 Jun - 23 Jun
R3 722pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Direct flights to Kigali from OR Tambo

Save time with OR Tambo to Kigali direct flight deals
20 May - 28 May
R5 857pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
31 Aug - 10 Sep
R6 250pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last-minute flights from OR Tambo to Kigali

Late deals on return flights to Kigali from OR Tambo, departing today and this week
19 May - 26 May
R4 677pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
16 May - 30 May
R5 702pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
16 May - 29 May
R5 716pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to Kigali from OR Tambo

The cheapest one-way flights from OR Tambo to Kigali
16:55 - 4:55
Qatar Airways
2 stops
36h 00m
JNB - KGL
Qatar Airways
R5 408
Travelgenio
20:30 - 2:00
RwandAir
1 stop
5h 30m
JNB - KGL
RwandAir
R11 854
Kiwi.com
3:00 - 18:30
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
15h 30m
JNB - KGL
Multiple Airlines
R14 171
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">OR Tambo</span> to <span class="emphasized">Kigali</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From OR Tambo to Kigali

What airports do I use to fly from Johannesburg to Kigali?

If you book a flight from Johannesburg to Kigali, you will be flying from OR Tambo to Kigali Intl. Flights to Kigali Intl (KGL) from Johannesburg OR Tambo (JNB) take 10h 20m for a nonstop flight. There is 1 flight from OR Tambo to Kigali per day from 4 airlines.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like RwandAir, South African, and Kenya Airways flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Kigali Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from OR Tambo to Kigali for under R4 213 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from OR Tambo to Kigali for under R4 213. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just R3 638, but on average you can expect to pay R4 452.

Are there direct flights from OR Tambo to Kigali for under R7 022 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from OR Tambo to Kigali under R7 022. A good price for a direct flight from OR Tambo to Kigali is less than R6 053.

Are there last-minute flights available from OR Tambo to Kigali for under R5 618?

There are currently 20+ open flights from OR Tambo to Kigali within the next 7 days for less than R5 618.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Kigali Intl have been viewed 2 944 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Johannesburg or Kigali?

The rainfall in Johannesburg is generally more than the rainfall in Kigali. This will continue over the next 5 days.

Is Johannesburg weather warmer or cooler than Kigali?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 26 °Cs in January, on average. The temperature in Kigali is generally colder than in Johannesburg. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from OR Tambo to Kigali?

RwandAir and Ethiopian Air can get you from OR Tambo to Kigali in just under 3h 50m. Your travel time can differ by up to 6h 30m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from OR Tambo to Kigali return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from OR Tambo to Kigali from R3 638 return. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is RwandAir. Ethiopian Air is priced at 14% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from OR Tambo to Kigali one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for RwandAir. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R3 835. Users have also found prices from R4 017 and R4 972 on RwandAir and Ethiopian Air, respectively.

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Destination information for Kigali

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from OR Tambo to Kigali.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = RWF 69
Flight duration
4h 00m
Average temperature for May in Kigali
16.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Kigali
87.0 mm

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Airports servicing Kigali

Top 4 airlines flying from OR Tambo to Kigali

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from OR Tambo to Kigali 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
R225 R264 No cancel fee 82%
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Ethiopian Air
R246 R269 No cancel fee 72%
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RwandAir
R286 R331 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by RwandAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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South African
R295 R344 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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Hourly flight availability from OR Tambo to Kigali

See what time of day planes typically take off from OR Tambo towards Kigali.
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 50% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 50% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 0% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from OR Tambo to Kigali
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from OR Tambo to Kigali.
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
0 flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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