Cheap flights from Melbourne to OR Tambo

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The best prices from Melbourne to Johannesburg OR Tambo are usually found in February or May, booked 23 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Wednesday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to OR Tambo (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to JNB flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to OR Tambo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in OR Tambo.
MEL - JNB
Price
R12 928 - R21 759
JNB
Temperature
10 - 20 °C
JNB
Precipitation
0 - 120 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

₪12,928

From Melbourne to Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way from

R10 872

One-way flight from Melbourne to Johannesburg 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 Melbourne Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 91%.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Melbourne Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, book at least 24 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 4% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R17 381 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R18 076.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from Melbourne Airport average R15 055. You can even find prices in February for less than R15 055, as users have found deals to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from as low as R10 857. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from Melbourne Airport. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 44%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (MEL - JNB)?

When flying from Melbourne Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, 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 19% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to OR Tambo in September, October 2021

The best prices found for MEL to JNB flights in September, October
11 Oct - 17 Oct
R26 729pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
12 Oct - 17 Oct
R27 972pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
12 Oct - 17 Oct
R139 711pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to OR Tambo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from Melbourne found for this year
11 Oct - 17 Oct
R26 729pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
12 Oct - 17 Oct
R27 972pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
28 Nov - 9 Dec
R47 808pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to OR Tambo from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to OR Tambo
18:55 - 10:55
Qatar Airways
1 stop
24h 00m
MEL - JNB
Qatar Airways
R10 872
Travel2Be
6:45 - 10:55
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
36h 10m
MEL - JNB
Multiple Airlines
R12 869
Travel2Be
20:35 - 6:05
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
66h 30m
MEL - JNB
Multiple Airlines
R90 794
Tripmonster

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Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to OR Tambo

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

Qantas Airways and South African are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under R14 600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under R14 600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just R14 511, but on average you can expect to pay R19 836.

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

Within the past month, 69 users have taken a look at flights from Melbourne to Johannesburg OR Tambo.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport return?

Currently priced at R19 008, Emirates will fly you from Melbourne Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport and back. In addition to Emirates, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from British Airways and Malaysia Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from R19 629 and R22 292, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

The cheapest flight price from Melbourne Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport is R13 115. On average you can expect to pay R13 115. The most popular route, (Melbourne - Johannesburg OR Tambo), can usually be booked for R14 511.

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

When booking a flight from Melbourne Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, you may want to consider flying on Etihad Airways, Qantas Airways or Qatar Airways as they are the most popular for this route.

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COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to OR Tambo from Melbourne?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Johannesburg OR Tambo

Most visitors from Melbourne need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Johannesburg OR Tambo.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg OR Tambo.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Do I need a test to fly back to Melbourne from OR Tambo?

Returning to Melbourne from Johannesburg OR Tambo

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

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Destination information for OR Tambo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to OR Tambo.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = R1,00
Average temperature for September in OR Tambo
25.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in OR Tambo
20.0 mm

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