Cheap flights to Réunion

Flights to Réunion in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inSeptemberHigh demand for flights, 1% potential price rise
Cheapest inJuneBest time to find cheap flights, 0% potential price drop
Average priceR8 638Average for return flights in January 2022
Return fromR6 227From Johannesburg to Saint-Denis Gillot
One-way fromR4 975One-way flight from Johannesburg to Réunion

Cheap flights to Réunion in January, February 2022

The best prices found for RUN flights for January, February
Feb 27 - Mar 8
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RUN

Saint-Denis Gillot

1 stop

19h 15m
RUN

Saint-Denis Gillot

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

19h 50m
R8 777

Air Mauritius

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Deal found 1/19/22

Feb 3 - Feb 12
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RUN

Saint-Denis Gillot

1 stop

19h 15m
RUN

Saint-Denis Gillot

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

20h 20m
R8 792

Air Mauritius

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Deal found 1/18/22

Feb 13 - Feb 17
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RUN

Saint-Denis Gillot

1 stop

24h 40m
RUN

Saint-Denis Gillot

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

19h 50m
R9 024

Air Mauritius

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Deal found 1/19/22

Réunion 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Réunion found for this year
Nov 28 - Dec 6
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RUN

Saint-Denis Gillot

1 stop

24h 40m
RUN

Saint-Denis Gillot

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

4h 15m
R711

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Nov 28 - Dec 6
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RUN

Saint-Denis Gillot

1 stop

24h 40m
RUN

Saint-Denis Gillot

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

22h 50m
R927

Air Mauritius

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Deal found 1/17/22

Apr 5 - Apr 12
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RUN

Saint-Denis Gillot

Nonstop

3h 50m
RUN

Saint-Denis Gillot

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

4h 15m
R5 794

Air Austral

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Deal found 1/19/22

Can I fly to Réunion from South Africa right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from South Africa to Réunion

Most visitors from South Africa will not be allowed to enter Réunion.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours hours before departing to Réunion.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Réunion.

Can I fly back to South Africa from Réunion?

Returning to South Africa from Réunion

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Réunion must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to South Africa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Réunion are not required to quarantine after entering South Africa.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Réunion?

The cheapest ticket to Réunion found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

R8 545

February

R6 289

March

R9 101

April

R9 472

May

R9 008

June

R7 849

July

R8 251

August

R5 980

September

R9 024

October

R8 993

November

R7 942

December

R8 375

Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Réunion is August. The most expensive month for flights is April. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to Réunion?

Average Réunion flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

ZA1 - RUN

Price

R5 976 - R14 214

The best time to fly to Réunion is during August, but great deals can be found at other times.

How long is the flight to Reunion?

If you are going to be travelling to Reunion from South Africa, you can find a number of options available for flights. When you are leaving from Johannesburg, the fastest flight time to Reunion Island will be 7h and 15m, while the longest flight time will be 12h and 5m. You will not be able to get any flights to Reunion out of Cape Town, unfortunately. When travelling, you will find that the flight times are typically dependent on the number of stopovers, as well as the overall length of those stopovers. The takeoff and landing time can add to flight time, as well.

Which cities offer direct flights to Reunion?

You will not be able to find any direct flights when you are flying out of South Africa and heading to Reunion. However, you can find Reunion flight deals that have just a single stop. South African Airways offers a flight with a layover at Mauritius for 2h and 35m. You can then board an Air Austral Flight for the remainder of the journey to St. Denis Roland Garros Airport.

What is the best way to travel around Reunion?

When you are on Reunion Island, you will need to be able to reach all of the destinations you want to visit. Fortunately, there are a number of options available to you including flights out of Roland-Garros Airport. Car rentals are available in Saint-Denis, and you will find that most of the roads on the island are in fair condition. If you do decide to rent a vehicle and drive, you will need either a valid national driving licence or an international driving permit. In the city centres, you can find taxis that can take you to the various destinations in the city you need to visit.

What are some things to do in Reunion?

You will find many interesting things to see and do while you are on Reunion Island, such as spending time in the water and on the beach. Sous le Vent coast offers a peaceful lagoon at Saint Gilles des Bains, where you can dive and snorkel. If you spend time in the capital of Saint-Denis, you will be able to visit Jardin de l’Etat, which is a botanical garden. There are other botanical gardens in Saint Giles des Bains called Jardin L’Eden. You could take a tour of Saint-Denis, spend time hiking in the mountains and even hike to volcanos, such as Piton de la Fournaise.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Reunion?

When you travel to Reunion from South Africa, you will be happy to know that you will not need to have a visa. However, travellers will still need to have a valid passport. In addition, the passport needs to be valid for at least six months, and you will need to have at least two blank pages in it.

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