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Cheap flights from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from R12 242

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 26/3. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
RIO — JNB
Mar 2 — Mar 91
1 adult
Sat 2/3
Sat 9/3

Cheap flight deals from Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Rio de Janeiro (RIO) to OR Tambo (JNB). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 27 February 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

February

Round-trip from

R30 136

One-way from

R14 675
High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 40% potential price drop
From Rio de Janeiro (RIO) to Johannesburg OR Tambo
One-way flight from Rio de Janeiro (RIO) to Johannesburg OR Tambo

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Tuesday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Rio de Janeiro 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.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from Rio de Janeiro. Users have commonly found prices around R24 937 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R14 153. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (RIO - JNB)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport as you normally would.

Cheap Emirates flights from Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Emirates for the route between Rio de Janeiro and OR Tambo. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 654 451 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Consider these cheap Emirates flights we've found departing from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg. Be sure to come back soon if the deals available don't appeal to you at this time.
Sun 24/32:55GIG - JNB
1 stop32h 40mEmirates
Mon 1/422:20JNB - GIG
1 stop46h 35mEmirates
Deal found 26/2R33 848
Wed 19/62:45GIG - JNB
1 stop37h 05mEmirates
Tue 16/719:10JNB - GIG
1 stop25h 45mEmirates
Deal found 26/2R33 906
Wed 26/62:45GIG - JNB
1 stop26h 30mEmirates
Tue 23/719:10JNB - GIG
1 stop25h 45mEmirates
Deal found 26/2R34 910
Sun 4/82:45GIG - JNB
1 stop26h 30mEmirates
Mon 26/822:20JNB - GIG
1 stop46h 35mEmirates
Deal found 26/2R35 837
Sun 10/32:55GIG - JNB
1 stop27h 00mEmirates
Mon 18/322:20JNB - GIG
1 stop46h 35mEmirates
Deal found 26/2R38 656
Sun 10/32:55GIG - JNB
3 stops36h 30mEmirates
Mon 18/313:25JNB - GIG
2 stops38h 45mEmirates
Deal found 26/2R56 323

Cheap Ethiopian Air flights from Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Ethiopian Air for the route between Rio de Janeiro and OR Tambo. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 654 451 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced Ethiopian Air flights we've found at this time heading from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg. Make sure to examine the flight information before completing your reservation.
Mon 6/517:45SDU - JNB
2 stops29h 10mEthiopian Air
Thu 23/523:00JNB - SDU
2 stops26h 35mEthiopian Air
Deal found 25/2R19 154
Thu 20/617:35SDU - JNB
2 stops45h 25mEthiopian Air
Tue 16/723:00JNB - SDU
2 stops26h 35mEthiopian Air
Deal found 26/2R21 587
Fri 21/617:35SDU - JNB
2 stops38h 30mEthiopian Air
Tue 16/723:00JNB - SDU
2 stops26h 35mEthiopian Air
Deal found 26/2R22 553
Thu 27/621:20GIG - JNB
2 stops25h 35mEthiopian Air
Tue 23/723:00JNB - GIG
2 stops27h 10mEthiopian Air
Deal found 26/2R22 707
Mon 6/520:05GIG - JNB
2 stops26h 50mEthiopian Air
Thu 23/523:00JNB - GIG
2 stops25h 25mEthiopian Air
Deal found 25/2R23 634
Fri 21/620:05GIG - JNB
2 stops26h 50mEthiopian Air
Mon 15/714:30JNB - GIG
2 stops35h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 26/2R23 904
Mon 1/420:05GIG - JNB
2 stops26h 50mEthiopian Air
Sat 6/423:00JNB - GIG
2 stops25h 25mEthiopian Air
Deal found 26/2R23 923
Wed 20/319:15GIG - JNB
2 stops43h 45mEthiopian Air
Sun 24/314:30JNB - GIG
2 stops37h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 24/2R24 174
Thu 20/621:20GIG - JNB
2 stops41h 40mEthiopian Air
Mon 15/723:00JNB - GIG
2 stops25h 25mEthiopian Air
Deal found 26/2R24 271

Cheap Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 654 451 searches. Prices were last updated on 27 February 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Tue 26/319:55GIG - JNB
2 stops54h 10mLATAM Airlines
Tue 2/412:55JNB - GIG
1 stop16h 40mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R17 996
Tue 26/322:45GIG - JNB
2 stops51h 20mLATAM Airlines
Tue 2/412:55JNB - GIG
1 stop25h 40mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R18 015
Sun 17/319:30SDU - JNB
2 stops30h 35mLATAM Airlines
Sun 24/313:40JNB - SDU
1 stop13h 20mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R18 034
Tue 26/322:45GIG - JNB
2 stops51h 20mLATAM Airlines
Tue 2/412:55JNB - GIG
2 stops26h 10mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R18 227
Sun 17/319:30SDU - JNB
2 stops30h 35mLATAM Airlines
Sun 24/313:40JNB - SDU
2 stops26h 10mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R18 324
Tue 26/319:55GIG - JNB
2 stops54h 10mLATAM Airlines
Tue 2/412:55JNB - GIG
2 stops21h 50mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R19 000
Sun 17/320:05GIG - JNB
2 stops30h 00mLATAM Airlines
Sun 24/313:40JNB - GIG
1 stop15h 40mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R19 328
Sun 17/319:50GIG - JNB
1 stop30h 15mLATAM Airlines
Sun 24/313:40JNB - GIG
1 stop13h 05mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R20 120
Sun 17/319:10SDU - JNB
1 stop30h 55mLATAM Airlines
Sun 24/313:40JNB - SDU
1 stop13h 20mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R20 178

Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Rio de Janeiro and OR Tambo in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 654 451 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Mon 1/412:20GIG - JNB
1 stop14h 05mLATAM Airlines
Tue 30/412:55JNB - GIG
1 stop16h 40mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R16 605
Mon 6/515:05GIG - JNB
1 stop11h 20mLATAM Airlines
Tue 28/512:55JNB - GIG
1 stop26h 15mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R17 532
Mon 1/413:15SDU - JNB
1 stop13h 10mLATAM Airlines
Tue 30/412:55JNB - SDU
1 stop25h 00mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R17 590
Mon 6/510:20GIG - JNB
1 stop16h 05mLATAM Airlines
Tue 28/512:55JNB - GIG
2 stops39h 20mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R17 629
Mon 6/56:35GIG - JNB
2 stops19h 50mLATAM Airlines
Tue 28/512:55JNB - GIG
1 stop26h 15mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R17 764
Tue 26/319:55GIG - JNB
2 stops54h 10mLATAM Airlines
Tue 2/412:55JNB - GIG
1 stop16h 40mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R17 996
Tue 26/322:45GIG - JNB
2 stops51h 20mLATAM Airlines
Tue 2/412:55JNB - GIG
1 stop25h 40mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R18 015
Sun 17/319:30SDU - JNB
2 stops30h 35mLATAM Airlines
Sun 24/313:40JNB - SDU
1 stop13h 20mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R18 034
Tue 26/322:45GIG - JNB
2 stops51h 20mLATAM Airlines
Tue 2/412:55JNB - GIG
2 stops26h 10mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 25/2R18 227

Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 654 451 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Users seeking a last-minute flight from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg should consider booking one of these fares. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
Mon 11/318:00GIG - JNB
2 stops28h 55mMultiple Airlines
Mon 18/314:30JNB - GIG
2 stops37h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2R21 143
Mon 11/317:55GIG - JNB
1 stop35h 20mBritish Airways
Mon 18/322:15JNB - GIG
1 stop37h 50mBritish Airways
Deal found 26/2R23 788
Mon 11/36:00SDU - JNB
2 stops57h 00mMultiple Airlines
Mon 18/38:20JNB - SDU
2 stops42h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2R24 985
Mon 11/320:15GIG - JNB
2 stops30h 10mBritish Airways
Mon 18/322:15JNB - GIG
1 stop37h 50mBritish Airways
Deal found 26/2R26 298
Mon 11/314:10SDU - JNB
1 stop11h 55mMultiple Airlines
Mon 18/311:15JNB - SDU
1 stop15h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2R32 516
Sun 10/30:30GIG - JNB
2 stops25h 35mMultiple Airlines
Mon 18/311:15JNB - GIG
1 stop32h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2R34 138
Sun 10/30:30GIG - JNB
2 stops25h 35mMultiple Airlines
Mon 18/313:40JNB - GIG
2 stops34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2R37 845
Sun 10/32:55GIG - JNB
1 stop27h 00mEmirates
Mon 18/322:20JNB - GIG
1 stop46h 35mEmirates
Deal found 26/2R38 656
Mon 11/314:10SDU - JNB
1 stop11h 55mMultiple Airlines
Mon 18/313:40JNB - SDU
2 stops37h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2R47 847

One-way flights to OR Tambo from Rio de Janeiro

Search for one-way flight options from Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 654 451 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg. For those needing a return trip from Rio de Janeiro, there is a search form available above.
Tue 26/318:00GIG - JNB
2 stops28h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2R12 242
Mon 4/321:20GIG - JNB
2 stops25h 35mEthiopian Air
Deal found 24/2R12 280
Mon 25/321:20GIG - JNB
2 stops34h 45mEthiopian Air
Deal found 25/2R13 265
Mon 4/310:05SDU - JNB
2 stops36h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 24/2R13 362
Tue 26/310:05SDU - JNB
2 stops36h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2R13 574
Mon 4/314:00GIG - JNB
1 stop12h 05mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 24/2R13 960
Mon 4/314:10SDU - JNB
1 stop11h 55mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 24/2R13 999
Sun 24/36:45GIG - JNB
2 stops40h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2R14 269
Sat 24/819:15GIG - JNB
3 stops51h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2R14 288

Find flights from Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 654 451 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

R16 605 - R38 251

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlJohannesburg OR Tambo

GIG - JNB

GIGJNB

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Mon 1/4

1 stop14h 05m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 30/4

1 stop16h 40m

R16 605

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlJohannesburg OR Tambo

GIG - JNB

GIGJNB

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Mon 6/5

1 stop11h 20m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 28/5

1 stop26h 15m

R17 532

Rio de Janeiro Santos DumontJohannesburg OR Tambo

SDU - JNB

SDUJNB

Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont

Mon 1/4

1 stop13h 10m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 30/4

1 stop25h 00m

R17 590

Rio de Janeiro Santos DumontJohannesburg OR Tambo

SDU - JNB

SDUJNB

Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont

Mon 6/5

2 stops29h 10m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Thu 23/5

2 stops26h 35m

R19 154

Rio de Janeiro Santos DumontJohannesburg OR Tambo

SDU - JNB

SDUJNB

Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont

Thu 27/6

2 stops26h 40m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 23/7

2 stops26h 35m

R20 197

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlJohannesburg OR Tambo

GIG - JNB

GIGJNB

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Mon 11/3

1 stop35h 20m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 18/3

1 stop37h 50m

R23 788

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlJohannesburg OR Tambo

GIG - JNB

GIGJNB

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Tue 26/3

1 stop31h 45m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 2/4

1 stop29h 45m

R33 462

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlJohannesburg OR Tambo

GIG - JNB

GIGJNB

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Sun 24/3

1 stop32h 40m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 1/4

1 stop46h 35m

R33 848

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão IntlJohannesburg OR Tambo

GIG - JNB

GIGJNB

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Mon 5/8

1 stop42h 25m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 26/8

2 stops29h 55m

R38 251

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 25/2

When is the cheapest time to fly from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.
Morning
Midday
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport flight should consider departing on Wednesday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Wednesday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to OR Tambo by month

Plan your trip from Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Rio de Janeiro to OR Tambo is currently R13 471 while a return flight costs R24 492. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Currently, May is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (average of R81). Flying from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in April is currently the most expensive (average of R108). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

R1 680

February

R1 738

March

R2 008

April

R2 085

May

R1 564

June

R1 622

July

R1 854

August

R1 815

September

R1 931

October

R1 776

November

R1 776

December

R2 008

Temperature and rainfall in OR Tambo by month

Plan your trip to OR Tambo by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

JNB

Temperature

10 - 20 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing OR Tambo

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to OR Tambo. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to OR Tambo. Reviews last updated 27 February 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with Emirates, Ethiopian Air and LATAM Airlines from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg to help guide your decision. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,1
Very Good
4 320 reviews

Crew

8,4

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Comfort

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

8,1
Very Good
4 320 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 320 reviews

Crew

8,4

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Comfort

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

7,8
Good
1 764 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 320 reviews

Crew

8,4

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Comfort

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

7,8
Good
4 655 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 320 reviews

Crew

8,4

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Comfort

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

7,6
Good
1 969 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 320 reviews

Crew

8,4

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Comfort

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

7,6
Good
2 685 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 320 reviews

Crew

8,4

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Comfort

8,1

Entertainment

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

Related info for your journey

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Can I find flights from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under R16 700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under R16 700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on LATAM Airlines for just R16 605, but on average you can expect to pay R18 865.

Are there last-minute flights available from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under R21 200?

There are currently 10+ open flights from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport within the next 7 days for less than R21 200.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport round-trip?

Flying on LATAM Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, with prices starting at R16 605. Another option worth looking into is Ethiopian Air, starting at R19 154 round trip. LATAM Airlines is 33% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Rio de Janeiro to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Ethiopian Air, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at R12 280. LATAM Airlines flights start at R13 960 while deals on Air France start at R23 402 one-way.

What does GIG to JNB mean?

These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a GIG to JNB flight.

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