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Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay from R1 530

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 22/5. 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.
JNB — RCB
Apr 27 — May 41
1 adult
Sat 27/4
Sat 4/5

The best prices from Johannesburg to Richards Bay are usually found in November or June, booked 87 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Friday and return on a Friday

Cheap flight deals from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Johannesburg (ZA1) to Richards Bay (RCB). 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 22 April 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

November

Round-trip from

R2 444

One-way from

R1 530
High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
From Johannesburg to Richards Bay
One-way flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

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

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 7% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay at least 50 days early can save you up to 72% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 50 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay for as little as R5 031 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as R6 255 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from Johannesburg to Richards Bay in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at R3 060.

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

Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 1% on flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap Airlink flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Airlink for the route between Johannesburg and Richards Bay. 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 619 027 searches. Data last updated 22 April 2024.
Sun 8/910:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Mon 23/912:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 21/4R2 353
Tue 8/1010:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Sat 12/1012:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 21/4R2 448
Mon 9/910:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Mon 23/912:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 21/4R2 544
Sun 2/616:00JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Sun 16/617:50RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 21/4R2 621
Mon 10/610:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Fri 14/617:50RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 21/4R2 640
Mon 9/910:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Tue 24/912:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 21/4R2 697
Tue 6/810:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Sun 11/817:50RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R2 735
Sun 19/510:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Sun 26/517:50RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 21/4R2 812
Sat 3/810:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Fri 9/812:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 21/4R3 003

Cheap Johannesburg to Richards Bay flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Johannesburg to Richards Bay specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 619 027 searches. Prices were last updated on 22 April 2024.
Tue 7/510:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Tue 14/512:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R3 156
Tue 23/410:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Thu 23/512:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R4 113
Tue 23/410:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Tue 30/412:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R4 285

Johannesburg to Richards Bay 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Johannesburg and Richards Bay in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 619 027 searches. Data last updated 22 April 2024.
Tue 8/1010:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Sat 12/1012:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 21/4R2 448
Sun 7/716:00JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Thu 11/712:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R2 640
Tue 6/810:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Sun 11/817:50RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R2 735
Wed 12/610:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Fri 14/617:50RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R2 812
Tue 7/510:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Tue 14/512:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R3 156
Tue 23/410:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Thu 23/512:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R4 113
Tue 23/410:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Tue 30/412:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R4 285

Direct flights to Richards Bay from Johannesburg

Discover direct flight options from Johannesburg to Richards Bay. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 619 027 searches. Data last updated 22 April 2024.
Tue 8/1010:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Sat 12/1012:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 21/4R2 448
Sun 7/716:00JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Thu 11/712:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R2 640
Tue 6/810:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Sun 11/817:50RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R2 735
Wed 12/610:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Fri 14/617:50RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R2 812
Tue 7/510:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Tue 14/512:25RCB - JNB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R3 156

One-way flights to Richards Bay from Johannesburg

Search for one-way flight options from Johannesburg to Richards Bay. 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 619 027 searches. Data last updated 22 April 2024.
Wed 22/510:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R1 530
Tue 30/410:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 22/4R1 855
Sat 27/46:15JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 21/4R1 932
Sat 4/510:35JNB - RCB
Nonstop1h 10mAirlink
Deal found 21/4R2 200

Find flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay 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 619 027 searches. Data last updated 22 April 2024.

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Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

R2 353 - R3 003

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Johannesburg OR TamboRichards Bay

JNB - RCB

JNBRCB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 8/9

Nonstop1h 10m

Richards Bay

Mon 23/9

Nonstop1h 10m

R2 353

Johannesburg OR TamboRichards Bay

JNB - RCB

JNBRCB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 8/10

Nonstop1h 10m

Richards Bay

Sat 12/10

Nonstop1h 10m

R2 448

Johannesburg OR TamboRichards Bay

JNB - RCB

JNBRCB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 9/9

Nonstop1h 10m

Richards Bay

Mon 23/9

Nonstop1h 10m

R2 544

Johannesburg OR TamboRichards Bay

JNB - RCB

JNBRCB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 2/6

Nonstop1h 10m

Richards Bay

Sun 16/6

Nonstop1h 10m

R2 621

Johannesburg OR TamboRichards Bay

JNB - RCB

JNBRCB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 10/6

Nonstop1h 10m

Richards Bay

Fri 14/6

Nonstop1h 10m

R2 640

Johannesburg OR TamboRichards Bay

JNB - RCB

JNBRCB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 9/9

Nonstop1h 10m

Richards Bay

Tue 24/9

Nonstop1h 10m

R2 697

Johannesburg OR TamboRichards Bay

JNB - RCB

JNBRCB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 6/8

Nonstop1h 10m

Richards Bay

Sun 11/8

Nonstop1h 10m

R2 735

Johannesburg OR TamboRichards Bay

JNB - RCB

JNBRCB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 19/5

Nonstop1h 10m

Richards Bay

Sun 26/5

Nonstop1h 10m

R2 812

Johannesburg OR TamboRichards Bay

JNB - RCB

JNBRCB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sat 3/8

Nonstop1h 10m

Richards Bay

Fri 9/8

Nonstop1h 10m

R3 003

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Deals found on 21/4

When is the best time to book a flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay, you should look to book at least 87 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Richards Bay?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Johannesburg to Richards Bay. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Johannesburg to Richards Bay flight should consider departing on Friday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday afternoons 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 Richards Bay by month

Plan your trip from Johannesburg to Richards Bay by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay is currently R1 879 while a return flight costs R2 650. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay (average of R128). Flying from Johannesburg to Richards Bay in August is currently the most expensive (average of R277). 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

R2 448

February

R2 697

March

R2 735

April

R2 812

May

R2 793

June

R3 347

July

R4 916

August

R5 298

September

R4 935

October

R4 935

November

R4 189

December

R2 754

Reviews of airlines servicing Richards Bay

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Richards Bay. 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 Richards Bay. Reviews last updated 22 April 2024.
8,4
Very Good
81 reviews

Food

7,5

Boarding

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,8

Overall

8,4

Entertainment

6,3

Reviews

1 / 1

Loved the customer service and the fact that everything was on time, the served refreshments are a cherry on top

8,4
Very Good
81 reviews
8,4
Very Good
81 reviews

Food

7,5

Boarding

8,1

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,8

Overall

8,4

Entertainment

6,3

Reviews

1 / 1

Loved the customer service and the fact that everything was on time, the served refreshments are a cherry on top

Related info for your journey

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  • 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 4 inbound flights from Johannesburg per day from 1 airline. Richards Bay is conveniently located just 7,1 km from Richards Bay’s city centre.

  • Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay for under R2 400 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay for under R2 400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Airlink for just R2 353, but on average you can expect to pay R2 927.

  • Are there direct flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay for under R2 500 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has 5 direct flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay under R2 500. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay is less than R2 754.

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

    Airlink, at R2 353, was found to be the cheapest airline from Johannesburg to Richards Bay.. You may be able to fly from Johannesburg to Richards Bay for 51% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Johannesburg to Richards Bay?

    No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Johannesburg to Richards Bay consider choosing British Airways(92%), Qatar Airways(91%) or Airlink(78%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay?

    The cheapest flight price from Johannesburg to Richards Bay is R1 119. On average you can expect to pay R2 312. The most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Richards Bay), can usually be booked for R2 353.

  • What does JNB to RCB mean?

    JNB and RCB are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. JNB to RCB refers to a flight route from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Richards Bay Airport. While you’re still figuring out your travel plans, it’s not a bad idea to learn the names and codes of other airports around these areas: Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (HLA), Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. Airport (PRY), Sun City Resort Pilansberg Airport (NTY).

  • Can I find deals for flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Johannesburg to Richards Bay flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Johannesburg to Richards Bay flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Johannesburg to Richards Bay flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Johannesburg to Richards Bay by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Johannesburg to Richards Bay offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Johannesburg to Richards Bay flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Johannesburg to Richards Bay flight deals updated?

    The Johannesburg to Richards Bay flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 22/4.

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Hourly flight availability from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

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Weekly flight availability from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

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