Cheap flights from East London to OR Tambo

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The best prices from East London to 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

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How to find the cheapest flight from
East London (ELS) to OR Tambo (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best ELS to JNB flight in 2021: compare East London to OR Tambo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in OR Tambo.
ELS - JNB
Price
R1 170 - R1 668
JNB
Temperature
18 - 26 °C
JNB
Rainfall
4 - 151 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

Round-trip from

R1 170

From East London to OR Tambo

One-way from

R512

One-way flight from East London to OR Tambo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from East London to OR Tambo?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from East London to OR Tambo. 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 OR Tambo.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from East London to OR Tambo, book at least 24 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 2% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R1 712 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R1 756.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in September. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to OR Tambo. Flights to OR Tambo from East London in May are about R1 702 on average during May, but can be found for as low as R1 273.

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

It’s optimal to fly from East London to OR Tambo in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 9% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from East London to OR Tambo in July, August 2021

The best prices found for ELS to JNB flights in July, August
7 Aug - 10 Aug
R1 127pp
ELS
East London
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
ELS
East London
27 Jul - 3 Aug
R1 170pp
ELS
East London
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
ELS
East London
7 Aug - 5 Sep
R1 185pp
ELS
East London
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
ELS
East London

East London to OR Tambo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from East London found for this year
17 Sep - 24 Sep
R1 010pp
ELS
East London
British Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
Direct
ELS
East London
7 Aug - 10 Aug
R1 127pp
ELS
East London
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
ELS
East London
27 Jul - 3 Aug
R1 170pp
ELS
East London
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
ELS
East London

Direct flights to OR Tambo from East London

Save time with East London to OR Tambo direct flight deals
17 Sep - 24 Sep
R1 010pp
ELS
East London
British Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
Direct
ELS
East London
7 Aug - 10 Aug
R1 127pp
ELS
East London
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
ELS
East London
27 Jul - 3 Aug
R1 170pp
ELS
East London
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
ELS
East London

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
27 Jul - 3 Aug
R1 170pp
ELS
East London
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
ELS
East London
28 Jul - 4 Aug
R1 302pp
ELS
East London
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
ELS
East London
27 Jul - 3 Aug
R2 341pp
ELS
East London
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
 
1 STOP
ELS
East London

One-way flights to OR Tambo from East London

The cheapest one-way flights from East London to OR Tambo
12:15 - 13:45
British Airways
Direct
1h 30m
ELS - JNB
British Airways
R513
FlightNetwork
8:25 - 10:00
Airlink
Direct
1h 35m
ELS - JNB
Airlink
R1 288
Travel2Be
6:20 - 17:55
FlySafair
1 stop
11h 35m
ELS - JNB
FlySafair
R1 654
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">East London</span> to <span class="emphasized">OR Tambo</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From East London to OR Tambo

What airports do I use to fly from East London to Johannesburg?

You will need to book a flight from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo if you want to fly from East London to Johannesburg. At least 3 different airlines have flights from East London (ELS) to OR Tambo (JNB) on a regular basis. There are 4 flights to Johannesburg from the East London airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from ELS to JNB to be around 1h 30m.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on FlySafair to help keep travellers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo. Policies will vary by airline.

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 OR Tambo for under R1 463 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from East London to OR Tambo for under R1 463. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just R1 010, but on average you can expect to pay R2 078.

Are there direct flights from East London to OR Tambo for under R1 463 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 8 direct flights from East London to OR Tambo under R1 463. A good price for a direct flight from East London to OR Tambo is less than R1 200.

Are there last-minute flights available from East London to OR Tambo for under R1 463?

There are currently 9+ open flights from East London to OR Tambo within the next 7 days for less than R1 463.

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

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Sunday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo have been viewed 26 845 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from East London to OR Tambo on average per day?

Travellers can expect 2 flights from East London to Johannesburg OR Tambo on average per day.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in East London or Johannesburg?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in East London is typically greater than that of Johannesburg. We can gather that this will continue over the next 7 days.

Is East London weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

Expect the weather to be around 27 °C on average in January. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Johannesburg is generally colder than in East London.

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

British Airways and FlySafair can get you from East London to OR Tambo in just under 1h 30m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. East London and OR Tambo are separated by a distance of 772 km. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from East London to OR Tambo return?

British Airways, at R1 010, was found to be the cheapest airline from East London to OR Tambo. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be FlySafair. British Airways is 24% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from East London to OR Tambo one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is British Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as R512. However, be on the lookout for offers from FlySafair and Airlink, as they are both options that can get you from East London to OR Tambo for a low price.

Alternative routes for East London to OR Tambo

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

Destination information for OR Tambo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from East London to OR Tambo.
Flight duration
1h 31m
Average temperature for July in OR Tambo
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in OR Tambo
4.0 mm

Airports servicing East London

Airports servicing Johannesburg

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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Kulula
R66 R88 No cancel fee 84%

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

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FlySafair
R67 R96 No cancel fee N/A
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South African
R84 R179 No cancel fee 78%

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

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Hourly flight availability from East London to OR Tambo

See what time of day planes typically take off from East London towards OR Tambo.
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 55% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 44% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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.
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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