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How to find the cheapest flight from
OR Tambo (JNB) to Lusaka (LUN)

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to LUN flight in 2022: compare OR Tambo to Lusaka flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Lusaka.
JNB - LUN
Price
R326 - R347
LUN
Temperature
16 - 25 °C
LUN
Rainfall
10 - 200 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 4% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R5 435

From Johannesburg OR Tambo to Lusaka

One-way from

R3 034

One-way flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo 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 month to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Lusaka from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. Users have commonly found prices around R5 551 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R4 968. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

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

To save up to 4% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 55 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka from R5 452 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R5 635 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka?

Users have found that flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka on a Monday 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.

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

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 13% on flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from OR Tambo to Lusaka in August, September 2022

The best prices found for JNB to LUN flights in August, September
4 Sep - 11 Sep
R5 102pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
19 Aug - 26 Aug
R5 118pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
28 Sep - 30 Sep
R5 185pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Johannesburg OR Tambo to Lusaka 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lusaka from OR Tambo found for this year
4 Nov - 11 Nov
R4 985pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
4 Sep - 11 Sep
R5 102pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
19 Aug - 26 Aug
R5 118pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Cheap Proflight Zambia flights from OR Tambo to Lusaka

5 Nov - 10 Nov
R5 335pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Proflight Zambia
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Proflight Zambia
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
13 Sep - 15 Sep
R5 352pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Proflight Zambia
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Proflight Zambia
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
30 Oct - 5 Nov
R5 419pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Proflight Zambia
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Proflight Zambia
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

If you’re travelling from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka, one of the more common airlines travelling that route is Proflight Zambia. Flights from Proflight Zambia travelling this route typically cost R351,91 RT. This price is typically 1520% more expensive than other airlines that offer Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was R325. Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport is the most common Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport airport to take off from when flying to Lusaka. Lusaka Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Lusaka. When flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka, Proflight Zambia flights are 117% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Kenya Airways flights from OR Tambo to Lusaka

3 Nov - 10 Nov
R5 969pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
12 Sep - 15 Sep
R6 002pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
14 Oct - 17 Oct
R6 019pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Kenya Airways is one of the most popular airlines used for those travelling from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka. Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka flights are typically 1919% more expensive than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Kenya Airways typically cost R311,80 RT. The cheapest Kenya Airways flight found for this route was R288. Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport is the most common Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport airport to take off from when flying to Lusaka. Lusaka Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Lusaka. When flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka, Kenya Airways flights are 72% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Direct flights to Lusaka from OR Tambo

Save time with OR Tambo to Lusaka direct flight deals
4 Nov - 11 Nov
R4 985pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
4 Sep - 11 Sep
R5 102pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
19 Aug - 26 Aug
R5 118pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last-minute flights from OR Tambo to Lusaka

Late deals on return flights to Lusaka from OR Tambo, departing today and this week
19 Aug - 26 Aug
R5 118pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
14 Aug - 21 Aug
R5 969pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
RwandAir
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
RwandAir
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
17 Aug - 21 Aug
R6 002pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to Lusaka from Johannesburg OR Tambo

The cheapest one-way flights from OR Tambo to Lusaka
6:30 - 8:25
South African
Direct
1h 55m
JNB - LUN
South African
R3 034
Travelgenio
8:00 - 10:00
Proflight Zambia
Direct
2h 00m
JNB - LUN
Proflight Zambia
R3 335
Kiwi.com
14:20 - 16:20
Cemair
Direct
2h 00m
JNB - LUN
Cemair
R3 618
KAYAK

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Flight FAQs

From OR Tambo to Lusaka

What airport do you fly into for flights to Lusaka from Johannesburg OR Tambo?

If you book a flight to Lusaka from Johannesburg OR Tambo, you will be flying to Lusaka, which is the city’s only airport. Lusaka (LUN) is located 19,6 km from the centre of Lusaka. There are 11 flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Lusaka per day from 8 different airlines.

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 Airlink, Proflight Zambia, and South African flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Lusaka have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka for under R5 000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka for under R5 000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on RwandAir for just R4 985, but on average you can expect to pay R5 435.

Are there direct flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka for under R5 000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka under R5 000. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka is less than R5 452.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka for under R5 200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka within the next 7 days for less than R5 200.

What days are direct flights available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Thursday.

How popular is this Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka flight route?

This flight path from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Lusaka was viewed by 6 714 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Travellers can expect 3 flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka on average per day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka?

Departing from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka will take you 2h. There are 1207 km between Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport and Lusaka. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka round-trip from R4 985. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Proflight Zambia, from R5 335, and Kenya Airways, from R5 969. RwandAir is currently priced 10% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as R3 034 on South African. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Kenya Airways from R3 051 and Proflight Zambia from R3 084 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka?

The most popular airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka are Airlink, Cemair and A.P.G.. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka? While on average our users pay R4 360, our data indicates the cheapest price to be R3 104. The most popular route (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Lusaka), is priced around R4 985.

What are the most reliable airlines from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Lusaka are Kenya Airways (100%), United Airlines (96%) and Qatar Airways (95%).

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Lusaka from OR Tambo?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Lusaka

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo are not required to quarantine after entering Lusaka.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Mandatory for all arriving passengers in Zambia.


Do I need a test to fly back to OR Tambo from Lusaka?

Returning to Johannesburg OR Tambo from Lusaka

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Lusaka are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Johannesburg OR Tambo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Lusaka are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg OR Tambo.

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Alternative routes for OR Tambo to Lusaka

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Top 7 airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Lusaka

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from OR Tambo to Lusaka 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
Ethiopian Air
R4 525 R4 756 No cancel fee 72%
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RwandAir
R4 804 R5 199 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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Proflight Zambia
R4 969 R5 375 No cancel fee N/A

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

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South African
R5 193 R5 722 No cancel fee 78%
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Cemair
R5 287 R6 122 No cancel fee N/A

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

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Airlink
R5 420 R5 867 No cancel fee N/A

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

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Kenya Airways
R5 555 R5 957 No cancel fee 82%
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Hourly flight availability from OR Tambo to Lusaka

See what time of day planes typically take off from OR Tambo towards Lusaka.
Morning 6 AM to midday 57% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 28% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 15% 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 Lusaka
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from OR Tambo to Lusaka.
Sunday
10 daily flights
Monday
10 daily flights
Tuesday
16 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
12 daily flights
Friday
15 daily flights
Saturday
10 daily flights
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