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Flights to Malawi in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 4% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average priceR7 746Average for round-trip flights in June 2022
Round-trip fromR8 031From Johannesburg to Malawi
One-way fromR158One-way flight from Johannesburg to Malawi

Cheap flights to Malawi in June, July 2022

The best prices found for LLW flights for June, July
18 Jul - 21 Jul
R5 307pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
23 Jul - 3 Aug
R5 338pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
13 Jul - 18 Jul
R5 465pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Malawi 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Malawi found for this year
29 Sep - 10 Oct
R5 243pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
18 Jul - 21 Jul
R5 307pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
23 Jul - 3 Aug
R5 338pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last minute flights to Malawi

Late deals on return flights to Malawi, departing today and this week
7 Jul - 18 Jul
R5 497pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
5 Jul - 11 Jul
R5 766pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
4 Jul - 18 Jul
R5 782pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
LLW
Lilongwe Intl
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Malawi

Can I fly to Malawi from South Africa right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from South Africa to Malawi

Most visitors from South Africa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Malawi.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Malawi.

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

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


Can I fly back to South Africa from Malawi?

Returning to South Africa from Malawi

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Malawi are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering South Africa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Malawi are not required to quarantine after entering South Africa.

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What is the cheapest month to fly to Malawi?

The cheapest ticket to Malawi found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
R5 687
February
R5 433
March
R6 938
April
R6 986
May
R6 400
June
R8 079
July
R6 621
August
R6 304
September
R6 304
October
R6 542
November
R6 574
December
R6 605
Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Malawi is February. The most expensive month for flights is June. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to Malawi?

Average Lilongwe Intl flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month.
ZA1 - LLW
Price
R5 436 - R9 443
LLW
Temperature
17 - 23 °C
LLW
Rainfall
0 - 102 mm

When is the best time to book a flight to Malawi?

To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Malawi, you should look to book at least 61 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Malawi?

The cheapest flights to Malawi are usually found when departing on a Wednesday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Saturday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Malawi?

Malawi flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the afternoon. Booking a flight in the morning will likely mean higher prices.

How long is the flight to Malawi?

When flying from Johannesburg, you can expect non-stop flights to take between 2h 20min and 3h 25min. Flights with more than one stopover will take closer to 7h. If you're flying from Cape Town, flights will often have a single stopover in Johannesburg and a travel time of around 6h 20min. Flights from Durban often have a couple of stopovers starting in Johannesburg and will take between 6h and 9h 30min.

Are there non-stop flights to Malawi?

You’ll find Malawi flight deals with direct flights from Johannesburg. Flights from Johannesburg depart from OR Tambo International Airport and land at Kamuzu International Airport, Malawi. There are currently no other airports offering non-stop flights to Malawi, Africa. If you’re travelling from Cape Town, you’ll find flights with a single stopover in Johannesburg before going to Malawi. Flights from Durban typically have a single stopover in Johannesburg or multiple stops in Joburg and at Blantyre Chileka Airport.

How do you get from Malawi airport to the city centre?

Flights to Malawi from South Africa will land at Kamuzu International Airport, Malawi in the capital city, Lilongwe. The airport offers a few ways to get to the city centre, including taxis outside of the arrivals terminal that will take you to the city in around 20min depending on traffic. There are local buses that run from the commercial part of the airport to the city and take around 30-40min depending on traffic and stops. There is an airport shuttle bus that can be prearranged and will take you to your hotel in roughly 30min. Local taxi apps are also available to take you around the city.

What are some things to do in Malawi?

Malawi is a landlocked country in the southeast of Africa, bordered by Mozambique and Zambia, and is home to the large Lake Malawi, which offers a variety of activities. Africa is home to a plethora of animals and Malawi has an array of National Parks like Liwonde National Park, where you can see animals like rhinos and elephants near the Shire River. Lake Malawi National Park is a must-see on the banks of Lake Malawi, crowned as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1984, spend time viewing the colourful fish and sandy beaches while swimming or kayaking. If you’re looking for a hike with a view, head out to Zomba Massif and scale the mountain of Shire Highlands. You can take a tour of the Shire River and catch a glimpse of hippos, crocodiles, and elephants. If you’re looking for more of an escape, you can make your way to Mumbo Island, an expansive offshore resort with forests and beaches. Chintheche is considered one of Malawi’s best beaches and sits on the northern shore of Lake Malawi with tropical surroundings.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Malawi?

As a South African citizen, you don’t need a visa to visit Malawi for tourist purposes. Your stay cannot exceed 30 days and your passport must be valid for the length of your stay. If you wish to do business, you will need to apply through your local consulate.

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