Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

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The best prices from Johannesburg to Richards Bay are usually found in July or August, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Sunday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

All the information you need to plan the best ZA1 to RCB flight in 2022: compare Johannesburg to Richards Bay flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Richards Bay.

ZA1 - RCB

Price

R180 - R327

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R2 775

From Johannesburg to Richards Bay

One-way from

R1 712

One-way flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg to Richards Bay?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Richards Bay. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay?

To save on the cost of your flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay, book at least 27 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 38% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R4 163 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R5 181.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg to Richards Bay?

The best pricing can be found in the month of July. Prices to Richards Bay from Johannesburg average R3 965. You can even find prices in July for less than R3 965, as users have found deals to Richards Bay from as low as R2 205. The month of January appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Richards Bay from Johannesburg. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 27%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Richards Bay (ZA1 - RCB)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Johannesburg to Richards Bay is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 18% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay in January, February 2022

The best prices found for Johannesburg to RCB flights in January, February
Feb 7 - Feb 10
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RCB

Richards Bay

Nonstop

1h 30m
RCB

Richards Bay

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 35m
R3 593

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 1/10/22

Johannesburg to Richards Bay 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Richards Bay from Johannesburg found for this year
Apr 25 - May 2
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RCB

Richards Bay

Nonstop

1h 30m
RCB

Richards Bay

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 35m
R2 205

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 1/11/22

Apr 27 - May 1
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RCB

Richards Bay

Nonstop

1h 30m
RCB

Richards Bay

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 35m
R2 236

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 1/13/22

May 29 - Jun 13
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RCB

Richards Bay

Nonstop

1h 30m
RCB

Richards Bay

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 35m
R3 531

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 1/11/22

Direct flights to Richards Bay from Johannesburg

Save time with Johannesburg to Richards Bay direct flight deals
Apr 25 - May 2
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RCB

Richards Bay

Nonstop

1h 30m
RCB

Richards Bay

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 35m
R2 205

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 1/11/22

Apr 27 - May 1
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RCB

Richards Bay

Nonstop

1h 30m
RCB

Richards Bay

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 35m
R2 236

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 1/13/22

May 29 - Jun 13
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RCB

Richards Bay

Nonstop

1h 30m
RCB

Richards Bay

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

1h 35m
R3 531

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 1/11/22

One-way flights to Richards Bay from Johannesburg

The cheapest one-way flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay
May 29
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RCB

Richards Bay

Nonstop

1h 30m
R1 712

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 1/11/22

Feb 8
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RCB

Richards Bay

Nonstop

1h 30m
R1 727

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 1/12/22

Feb 8
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

RCB

Richards Bay

Nonstop

1h 30m
R1 742

Airlink

View Deal

Deal found 1/13/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Johannesburg to Richards Bay flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Richards Bay from Johannesburg?

Most people fly into Richards Bay (RCB) if they book a flight to Richards Bay from Johannesburg. On average, Richards Bay has 0 inbound flights from Johannesburg per day from 2 airlines. Richards Bay is conveniently located just 7,1 km from Richards Bay’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from Johannesburg to Richards Bay have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like South African and Cemair flying from Johannesburg to Richards Bay have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay for under R2 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay for under R2 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Airlink for just R2 205, but on average you can expect to pay R2 883.

Are there direct flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay for under R2 300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 5 direct flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay under R2 300. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay is less than R3 053.

How popular is this Johannesburg to Richards Bay flight route?

This flight path from Johannesburg to Richards Bay was viewed by 2 846 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Johannesburg to Richards Bay round-trip?

Airlink, at R2 205, was found to be the cheapest airline from Johannesburg to Richards Bay.. You may be able to fly from Johannesburg to Richards Bay for 44% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

Alternative routes for Johannesburg to Richards Bay

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

Top 2 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Richards Bay choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
South African
CheapestR2 189
AverageR3 909
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Cemair
CheapestR2 956
AverageR3 363
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety