Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka

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Johannesburg (JNB) to Lusaka (LUN)

JNB - LUN
Price
R4 987 - R5 864
LUN
Temperature
24 - 32 °C
LUN
Rainfall
3 - 190 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R4 987

From Johannesburg to Lusaka

One-way from

R2 939

One-way flight from Johannesburg to Lusaka

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 Johannesburg to Lusaka?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Saturday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Johannesburg to Lusaka at least 61 days early can save you up to 2% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka for as little as R5 074 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as R5 104 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Lusaka from Johannesburg average R5 180. You can even find prices in March for less than R5 180, as users have found deals to Lusaka from as low as R4 431. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Lusaka from Johannesburg. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 13%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Lusaka (JNB - LUN)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Johannesburg to Lusaka in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 12% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka in February, March 2021

4 Mar - 11 Mar
R3 597pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
5 Mar - 8 Mar
R3 685pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
10 Mar - 17 Mar
R3 714pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Johannesburg to Lusaka 2021 flight deals

4 Mar - 11 Mar
R3 597pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
5 Mar - 8 Mar
R3 685pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
16 Jul - 18 Jul
R3 700pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Direct flights to Lusaka from Johannesburg

26 Mar - 2 Apr
R5 104pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
24 Mar - 31 Mar
R5 367pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
19 Mar - 14 Apr
R5 396pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last-minute flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka

4 Mar - 11 Mar
R3 597pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
5 Mar - 8 Mar
R3 685pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
3 Mar - 5 Mar
R4 138pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to Lusaka from Johannesburg

12:50 - 15:00
RwandAir
Direct
2h 10m
JNB - LUN
RwandAir
R2 940
Gotogate
6:15 - 8:15
Airlink
Direct
2h 00m
JNB - LUN
Airlink
R3 101
travelstart.co.za
7:10 - 12:20
Kenya Airways
2 stops
29h 10m
JNB - LUN
Kenya Airways
R3 174
StudentUniverse

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Flight FAQs

From Johannesburg to Lusaka

Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka for under R4 387 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka for under R4 387. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just R3 597, but on average you can expect to pay R4 095.

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

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

Are there direct flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka for under R5 849 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 16 direct flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka under R5 849. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg to Lusaka is less than R5 615.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg to Lusaka for under R4 387?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka within the next 7 days for less than R4 387.

What days are direct flights available from Johannesburg to Lusaka?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 6 714 users have taken a look at flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Lusaka.

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

3 flight departures from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Lusaka per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 67% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 33% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Johannesburg or Lusaka?

Johannesburg will have less rainfall in 2 compared to Lusaka over the next 15 days.

Is Johannesburg weather warmer or cooler than Lusaka?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 32 °C on average in the month of October. The temperature in Lusaka is typically hotter than in Johannesburg. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Johannesburg to Lusaka?

Airlines like Airlink, RwandAir, and Kenya Airways fly from Johannesburg to Lusaka in about 1h 55m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 11h 15m. Airlines will cover a distance of 1207 km. 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 Johannesburg to Lusaka return?

Our cheapest airline available from Johannesburg to Lusaka is Ethiopian Air. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as R3 598 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Kenya Airways and RwandAir, starting at R4 651 and R5 397 round-trip. Users have found that Ethiopian Air is 30% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Kenya Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R2 911. Users have also found prices from R2 940 and R2 998 on Kenya Airways and RwandAir, respectively.

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Destination information for Lusaka

Today's exchange rate
R1 = ZK 1,49
Flight duration
2h 09m
Average temperature for February in Lusaka
28.0 °C
Avg rainfall for February in Lusaka
165.0 mm

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Airports servicing Lusaka

Top 4 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Lusaka

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Kenya Airways
R286 R304 No cancel fee 82%
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RwandAir
R300 R325 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
R331 R368 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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Ethiopian Air
R318 R5 860 No cancel fee 72%
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Hourly flight availability from Johannesburg to Lusaka

Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 53% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 39% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 8% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Johannesburg to Lusaka
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
7 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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