Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Lilongwe

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Johannesburg (JNB) to Lilongwe (LLW)

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to LLW flight in 2022: compare Johannesburg to Lilongwe flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Lilongwe.
ZA1 - LLW
Price
R319 - R455
LLW
Temperature
14 - 23 °C
LLW
Precipitation
0 - 210 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R4 814

From Johannesburg to Lilongwe Intl

One-way from

R3 546

One-way flight from Johannesburg to Lilongwe Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Lilongwe (ZA1 - LLW)?

When flying from Johannesburg to Lilongwe, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 31% versus a flight in the morning.

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

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Johannesburg to Lilongwe. 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 Lilongwe.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 17% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Johannesburg to Lilongwe 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R6 323, or R6 700 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Lilongwe from Johannesburg average R5 947. You can even find prices in May for less than R5 947, as users have found deals to Lilongwe from as low as R4 497. The month of August appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Lilongwe from Johannesburg. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 15%.

Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Lilongwe in January, February 2022

The best prices found for JNB to LLW flights in January, February
22 Feb - 2 Mar
R4 829pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
25 Jan - 29 Jan
R4 844pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
25 Jan - 5 Feb
R5 025pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Johannesburg to Lilongwe 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lilongwe from Johannesburg found for this year
22 Feb - 2 Mar
R4 829pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
25 Jan - 29 Jan
R4 844pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
25 Jan - 5 Feb
R5 025pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Direct flights to Lilongwe from Johannesburg

Save time with Johannesburg to Lilongwe direct flight deals
18 Feb - 21 Feb
R8 904pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
Direct
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Ethiopian Air
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last-minute flights from Johannesburg to Lilongwe

Late deals on return flights to Lilongwe from Johannesburg, departing today and this week
1 Feb - 25 Feb
R4 844pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
29 Jan - 5 Feb
R5 161pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
31 Jan - 9 Feb
R5 478pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to Lilongwe Intl from Johannesburg

The cheapest one-way flights from Johannesburg to Lilongwe
20:15 - 8:45
Kenya Airways
1 stop
12h 30m
JNB - LLW
Kenya Airways
R3 546
Travelgenio
1:25 - 10:00
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
8h 35m
JNB - LLW
Multiple Airlines
R5 493
Travel2Be
18:30 - 4:50
Ethiopian Air
3 stops
34h 20m
JNB - LLW
Ethiopian Air
R6 534
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Flight FAQs

From Johannesburg to Lilongwe

What airport do you fly into for flights to Lilongwe from Johannesburg?

If you book a flight to Lilongwe from Johannesburg, you will be flying to Lilongwe Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Lilongwe Intl (LLW) is located 20,4 km from the centre of Lilongwe. There is 1 flight from Johannesburg to Lilongwe Intl per day from 3 different airlines.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Johannesburg to Lilongwe Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Ethiopian Air, South African, and Kenya Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Ethiopian Air with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Lilongwe for under R4 900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Lilongwe for under R4 900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Kenya Airways for just R4 829, but on average you can expect to pay R5 508.

Are there direct flights from Johannesburg to Lilongwe for under R9 000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Johannesburg to Lilongwe under R9 000. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg to Lilongwe is less than R8 904.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg to Lilongwe for under R4 900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg to Lilongwe within the next 7 days for less than R4 900.

How popular is this Johannesburg to Lilongwe flight route?

This flight path from Johannesburg to Lilongwe Intl was viewed by 4 519 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

According to our current data, Kenya Airways (R4 829), and Ethiopian Air (R5 508) offers the cheapest pricing from Johannesburg to Lilongwe. These flights start at 18% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

Before booking your flight from Johannesburg to Lilongwe, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Ethiopian Air, Kenya Airways or South African.

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Lilongwe?

The cheapest flight price from Johannesburg to Lilongwe is R2 668. On average you can expect to pay R4 536. The most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Lilongwe Intl), can usually be booked for R5 508.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Lilongwe, Malawi

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Lilongwe from Johannesburg?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg to Lilongwe Intl

Most visitors from Johannesburg will not be allowed to enter Lilongwe Intl.

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

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

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Travelers must complete a health declaration form before their travel.

Travel Surveillance Form - Must be completed and presented upon arrival.


Do I need a test to fly back to Johannesburg from Lilongwe?

Returning to Johannesburg from Lilongwe Intl

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

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

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Alternative routes for Johannesburg to Lilongwe

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Lilongwe

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Johannesburg to Lilongwe.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = MWK 53,10
Average temperature for January in Lilongwe
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Lilongwe
87.0 mm

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Lanseria (HLA)

Airports servicing Lilongwe

Top 3 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Lilongwe Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Lilongwe 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
R3 947 R4 511 No cancel fee 82%
Search Kenya Airways flights
Ethiopian Air
R4 413 R5 713 No cancel fee 72%
Search Ethiopian Air flights
South African
R6 177 R7 203 No cancel fee 78%
Search South African flights

Hourly flight availability from Johannesburg to Lilongwe

See what time of day planes typically take off from Johannesburg towards Lilongwe.
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Weekly flight availability
from Johannesburg to Lilongwe
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Johannesburg to Lilongwe.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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