Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Mackay

1 adult
Mon 1/11
Mon 8/11

How to find the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Mackay

All the information you need to plan the best ZA1 to MKY flight in 2021: compare Johannesburg to Mackay flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Mackay.



R1 026 - R1 452



16 - 26 °C



10 - 310 mm

Popular in


High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in


Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Average price

R17 109

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

R15 145

From Johannesburg to Mackay

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

Departing on a Sunday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 8% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

April can be a great time to fly to Mackay from Johannesburg with a flight ticket averaging about R17 748. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as R14 939. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Mackay (ZA1 - MKY)?

When flying from Johannesburg to Mackay, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 32% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Johannesburg to Mackay flights.

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

Located just 3,3 km from the city centre, Mackay is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Mackay from Johannesburg. Booking flights from Johannesburg to Mackay (MKY) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from Johannesburg from 2 different airlines.

How popular is this Johannesburg to Mackay flight route?

This flight path from Johannesburg to Mackay was viewed by 232 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

When booking a flight from Johannesburg to Mackay, you may want to consider flying on Emirates, Qantas Airways or Singapore Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

Can I fly to Mackay from Johannesburg right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg to Mackay

Most visitors from Johannesburg will not be allowed to enter Mackay.

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

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

Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.

Can I fly back to Johannesburg from Mackay?

Returning to Johannesburg from Mackay

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

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

Alternative routes for Johannesburg to Mackay

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Cape Town to Brisbanefrom R11 604 pp

Top 2 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Mackay

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Mackay choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
CheapestR12 996
AverageR17 364
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
CheapestR14 662
AverageR16 961
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
COVID-19 safety