Cheap flights from East London to Johannesburg

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The best prices from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo are usually found in October or February, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from East London to OR Tambo

All the information you need to plan the best ELS to JNB flight in 2022: compare East London to OR Tambo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in OR Tambo.

ELS - JNB

Price

R80 - R114

JNB

Temperature

10 - 20 °C

JNB

Precipitation

0 - 120 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop

Average price

R1 324

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

R1 217

From East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo

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

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, book at least 17 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 8% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R1 263 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R1 415.

What is the cheapest month to fly from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, October can be a great choice for travel to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. Flights to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from East London in October are about R1 391 on average during October, but can be found for as low as R1 035.

When is the cheapest time to fly from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (ELS - JNB)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 9% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from East London to OR Tambo in January, February 2022

The best prices found for ELS to JNB flights in January, February
Jan 31 - Feb 4
ELS

East London

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 30m
R1 020

British Airways

View Deal

Deal found 27.1.22

Feb 3 - Feb 6
ELS

East London

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 30m
R1 035

British Airways

View Deal

Deal found 27.1.22

Feb 4 - Feb 6
ELS

East London

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 35m
R1 141

FlySafair

View Deal

Deal found 26.1.22

East London to OR Tambo 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from East London found for this year
Jan 31 - Feb 4
ELS

East London

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 30m
R1 020

British Airways

View Deal

Deal found 1/27/22

Feb 3 - Feb 6
ELS

East London

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 30m
R1 035

British Airways

View Deal

Deal found 1/27/22

Feb 4 - Feb 6
ELS

East London

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 35m
R1 141

FlySafair

View Deal

Deal found 1/26/22

Direct flights to OR Tambo from East London

Save time with East London to OR Tambo direct flight deals
Feb 11 - Feb 28
ELS

East London

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 30m
R1 187

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/27/22

Feb 19 - Feb 20
ELS

East London

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 35m
R1 202

FlySafair

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Feb 9 - Mar 2
ELS

East London

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 35m
R1 217

FlySafair

View Deal

Deal found 1/26/22

Last-minute flights from East London to OR Tambo

Late deals on return flights to OR Tambo from East London, departing today and this week
Feb 3 - Feb 6
ELS

East London

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 30m
R1 035

British Airways

View Deal

Deal found 1/27/22

Feb 4 - Feb 6
ELS

East London

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 35m
R1 141

FlySafair

View Deal

Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 3 - Feb 5
ELS

East London

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 30m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 35m
R1 293

FlySafair

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about East London to OR Tambo flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo?

For a flight from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo, you will be flying from East London. East London (ELS) is just 8,3 km from the centre of the city. East London is the only East London airport and it handles 7 outbound flights to Johannesburg OR Tambo per day. 3 airlines have flights to Johannesburg OR Tambo from East London on a regular basis.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Kulula, FlySafair, and South African flying from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under R1 200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under R1 200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just R1 187, but on average you can expect to pay R1 826.

Are there direct flights from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under R1 200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 9 direct flights from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport under R1 200. A good price for a direct flight from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport is less than R1 278.

Are there last-minute flights available from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under R1 100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport within the next 7 days for less than R1 100.

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

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

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

This flight path from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo was viewed by 26 845 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 East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport on average per day?

Per day, 4 flights depart from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport on average.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

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

For as low as R1 202, FlySafair can have you in Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from East London in 1h 30m. Airlines will cover a distance of 772 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport round-trip?

FlySafair, at R1 202, was found to be the cheapest airline from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport.. This flight start at 13% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

Consider FlySafair, Kulula or South African when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport.

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

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport on time: Airlink (99%), FlySafair (98%), Kulula (92%).

Alternative routes for East London to OR Tambo

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 3 airlines flying from East London to OR Tambo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from East London to OR Tambo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Kulula
CheapestR1 010
AverageR1 344
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time84%
COVID-19 safety
FlySafair
CheapestR1 027
AverageR1 462
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
South African
CheapestR1 283
AverageR2 717
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from East London to OR Tambo

See what time of day planes typically take off from East London to OR Tambo
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
30%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
69%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from East London to OR Tambo

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from East London to OR Tambo
Sunday4daily flights
Monday9daily flights
Tuesday7daily flights
Wednesday9daily flights
Thursday9daily flights
Friday7daily flights
Saturday6daily flights