Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Malawi

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Aug 16 — Aug 231
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How far in advance should I book a flight from Johannesburg to Malawi?

To save on the cost of your flight from Johannesburg to Malawi, book at least 60 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 30% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R7 230 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R8 705.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Malawi. Flights to Malawi from Johannesburg in September are about R7 134 on average during September, but can be found for as low as R5 268.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Malawi (JNB - MW)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Johannesburg to Malawi as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Malawi in August, September 2022

The best prices found for Johannesburg to Malawi flights in August, September
Sep 8 - Sep 12
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

25h 35m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

9h 45m
R5 982

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Aug 24 - Aug 29
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

25h 30m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

25h 35m
R6 030

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Sep 29 - Oct 4
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

20h 15m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

14h 25m
R6 144

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Johannesburg to Malawi 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Malawi from Johannesburg found for this year
Sep 8 - Sep 12
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

25h 35m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

9h 45m
R5 982

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Aug 9 - Aug 13
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

12h 30m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

20h 10m
R6 030

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Sep 29 - Oct 4
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

20h 15m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

14h 25m
R6 144

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Cheap Kenya Airways flights from Johannesburg to Malawi

Sep 8 - Sep 12
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

25h 35m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

9h 45m
R5 982

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Aug 24 - Aug 29
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

25h 30m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

25h 35m
R6 030

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Sep 29 - Oct 4
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

20h 15m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

14h 25m
R6 144

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Cheap Ethiopian Air flights from Johannesburg to Malawi

Oct 19 - Oct 26
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

BLZ

Blantyre Chileka

2 stops

18h 15m
BLZ

Blantyre Chileka

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

34h 45m
R7 878

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Dec 18 - Jan 2
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

BLZ

Blantyre Chileka

2 stops

18h 30m
BLZ

Blantyre Chileka

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

26h 45m
R7 975

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Dec 18 - Jan 2
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

BLZ

Blantyre Chileka

2 stops

33h 40m
BLZ

Blantyre Chileka

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

26h 45m
R7 992

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Direct flights to Malawi from Johannesburg

Save time with Johannesburg to Malawi direct flight deals
Dec 10 - Dec 29
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

Nonstop

3h 25m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

3h 25m
R8 997

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Nov 12 - May 20
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

Nonstop

3h 25m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

3h 25m
R9 110

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Oct 19 - Oct 26
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

BLZ

Blantyre Chileka

Nonstop

2h 15m
BLZ

Blantyre Chileka

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

2h 15m
R9 126

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Last-minute flights from Johannesburg to Malawi

Late deals on return flights to Malawi from Johannesburg, departing today and this week
Aug 16 - Aug 28
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

25h 35m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

25h 35m
R6 209

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Aug 16 - Aug 30
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

25h 35m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

25h 05m
R7 084

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Aug 16 - Aug 27
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

25h 35m
LLW

Lilongwe Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

21h 35m
R8 300

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

One-way flights to Malawi from Johannesburg

The cheapest one-way flights from Johannesburg to Malawi
Jan 26
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

7h 55m
R3 664

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Dec 13
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

12h 20m
R3 680

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 6
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LLW

Lilongwe Intl

1 stop

19h 45m
R3 696

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airports serve Johannesburg to Malawi flights?

In many cases, travellers who are going to Malawi from Johannesburg will be leaving from O.R. Tambo International Airport. This is the largest and busiest airport in the city with a potential for 28 million passengers each year. Some passengers will choose to fly out of Lanseria International Airport, instead. This is a quieter and smaller airport near Johannesburg. Travellers will disembark the plane at Lilongwe International Airport if going to Lilongwe. Those going to Blantyre can leave the plane at Chileka International Airport, which is 16 kilometres from the city centre. The airport offers flights to Addis Ababa, Nairobi, Johannesburg, and Dar es Salaam.

Which airlines fly directly from Johannesburg to Malawi?

Passengers who are visiting Blantyre will have limited direct, nonstop flights available. These are offered by Ethiopian Airlines and last around 2h 30m. There are also direct flights into Lilongwe available through South African Airways and Ethiopian Airlines. While direct flights are highly limited to Malawi, there are dozens of stopover flights available. Some of the airlines offering them include Kenya Airways, British Airways, and RwandAir. In most cases, for this flight, the direct options are less expensive while getting to Malawi quicker than stopover flights. The quickest stopover flights into Lilongwe are around 4h 45m in length.

What are the stopover options between Johannesburg to Malawi?

When it comes to single stop flights, there are more than a dozen options daily going into Lilongwe. Flights may stop down at Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Airport, Harare Airport, or Lusaka, among others. Some of the flights have additional stops. These tend to be the longest as well as the most expensive for these locations. Going into Lilongwe, travellers might stop at Lusaka Airport and Harare Airport or Addis Ababa Airport and Dar es Salaam Airport. A quick two-stop stopover flight will take around 8h 55m, while longer ones can be twice that long.

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

Visiting Malawi from Johannesburg does not require a visa. Instead, travellers must have a passport to take this flight.

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

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

Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Malawi for under R6 000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Malawi for under R6 000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Kenya Airways for just R5 982, but on average you can expect to pay R6 889.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Johannesburg to Malawi under R9 000. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg to Malawi is less than R9 418.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg to Malawi for under R6 300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg to Malawi within the next 7 days for less than R6 300.

How popular is this Johannesburg to Malawi flight route?

Flights from Johannesburg to Malawi have been viewed 4 519 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Malawi?

While on average a flight from Johannesburg to Malawi is generally R6 167, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is R3 716. When looking at the most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Lilongwe Intl), you can expect to pay R8 527 for that flight.

Top 3 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Malawi

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Malawi choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Kenya AirwaysCheapestR4 126AverageR5 302FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%COVID-19 safety
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Ethiopian AirCheapestR6 304AverageR8 884FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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South AfricanCheapestR7 486AverageR7 992FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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