Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Rome

The best prices from Johannesburg to Rome are usually found in March or November, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Rome

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

ZA1 - ROM

Price

R521 - R648

ROM

Temperature

8 - 24 °C

ROM

Precipitation

15 - 111 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R8 050

From Johannesburg to Rome (ROM)

One-way from

R4 048

One-way flight from Johannesburg to Rome (ROM)

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg to Rome?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 13% 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 Rome?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 6% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Johannesburg to Rome 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R8 545, or R9 271 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg to Rome?

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Rome from Johannesburg. Prices for March average R8 854 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R6 984. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August. Opting for a March flight can save you 13% on your journey compared to booking in March

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Rome (ZA1 - ROM)?

It’s optimal to fly from Johannesburg to Rome in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 27% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Rome in January, February 2022

The best prices found for Johannesburg to ROM flights in January, February
Jan 20 - Jan 27
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

FCO

Rome Fiumicino

1 stop

23h 45m
FCO

Rome Fiumicino

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

23h 15m
R927

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/18/22

Jan 19 - Jan 27
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

FCO

Rome Fiumicino

2 stops

38h 00m
FCO

Rome Fiumicino

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

15h 25m
R989

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Jan 19 - Jan 27
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

FCO

Rome Fiumicino

2 stops

38h 00m
FCO

Rome Fiumicino

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

35h 05m
R1 051

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Johannesburg to Rome 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rome from Johannesburg found for this year
Jan 20 - Jan 27
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

FCO

Rome Fiumicino

1 stop

23h 45m
FCO

Rome Fiumicino

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

23h 15m
R927

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Jan 19 - Jan 27
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

FCO

Rome Fiumicino

2 stops

38h 00m
FCO

Rome Fiumicino

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

15h 25m
R989

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Jan 19 - Jan 27
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

FCO

Rome Fiumicino

2 stops

38h 00m
FCO

Rome Fiumicino

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

35h 05m
R1 051

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Last-minute flights from Johannesburg to Rome

Late deals on return flights to Rome from Johannesburg, departing today and this week
Jan 25 - Jan 28
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

FCO

Rome Fiumicino

1 stop

23h 45m
FCO

Rome Fiumicino

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

26h 55m
R9 286

British Airways

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Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 25 - Jan 27
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

FCO

Rome Fiumicino

1 stop

14h 25m
FCO

Rome Fiumicino

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

13h 25m
R11 063

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 25 - Jan 26
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

FCO

Rome Fiumicino

1 stop

14h 25m
FCO

Rome Fiumicino

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

13h 25m
R12 315

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 1/17/22

One-way flights to Rome All airports from Johannesburg

The cheapest one-way flights from Johannesburg to Rome
Apr 15
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

FCO

Rome Fiumicino

1 stop

15h 15m
R4 048

Egypt Air

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Deal found 1/19/22

Apr 15
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

FCO

Rome Fiumicino

2 stops

26h 25m
R5 161

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

Jun 23
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

FCO

Rome Fiumicino

1 stop

16h 30m
R5 609

Air France

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Deal found 1/19/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Johannesburg to Rome flights.

What airports serve Johannesburg to Rome flights?

When flying from Johannesburg to Rome, there is only one airport that will serve flights from and that is O.R. Tambo International Airport which is located in Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa. While there may only be one airport in South Africa that will serve flights to Rome, Rome has two airports that will accept flights flying from Johannesburg to Rome. Leonardo da Vinci International Airport, one of the busiest airports in Italy, is one of the two airports that will accept flights from South Africa. Another airport is Rome Ciampino Giovan Battista Pastine Airport, which is known as the 10th busiest airport in Italy.

Which airlines fly directly from Johannesburg to Rome?

Airlines that fly directly from Johannesburg to Rome can vary on the location in Rome that you choose to fly to. When flying from O.R. Tambo International Airport to Leonardo da Vinci International Airport you will find Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways, and Alitalia are all airlines that will provide you flights. When flying from Johannesburg O.R. Tambo International Airport to Ciampino Giovan Battista Pastine Airport the airlines that will provide flights can vary. Some combine with other airlines to provide more flights to travellers, but the most popular airlines include Etihad Airways, Ryanair, EgyptAir, and Qatar Airways.

What are the stopover options between Johannesburg to Rome?

The stopover options available for flights from Johannesburg to Rome vary on the airlines and the destination in Rome. When flying to Leonardo da Vinci International Airport typically there is at least one stopover, sometimes there may be two stopovers and very rarely is a flight nonstop. Flights usually stopover at Bole International Airport, Abu Dhabi International Airport, Genève Aéroport. Flights to this location can vary in time and length but usually range from 11h 40m-31h 53m. When flying to Ciampino Giovan Battista Pastine Airport there are typically two stopovers, to possibly even three stopovers. Some of the locations for stopovers include Cairo International Airport, Athens International Airport, Madrid-Barajas Adolfo Suárez Airport, and King Abdulaziz International Airport. The flight times can vary from dates and airlines picked up flight times range from 19h 40m-38h 55m.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Johannesburg to Rome?

If you are a citizen of Johannesburg and are planning to fly to Rome, you will need to make sure you apply for a visa before your trip. You will be required to have a South African Passport that is not older than 10 years, with at least two blank pages which is valid for three months after your trip.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Johannesburg to Rome that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Kenya Airways, ITA Airways, and Ethiopian Air. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Rome for under R6 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Rome for under R6 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just R6 242, but on average you can expect to pay R6 922.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg to Rome for under R9 300?

There are currently 10+ open flights from Johannesburg to Rome within the next 7 days for less than R9 300.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Johannesburg to Rome round-trip?

Qatar Airways, at R6 242, was found to be the cheapest airline from Johannesburg to Rome.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Emirates and Ethiopian Air. Qatar Airways is currently priced 29% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Johannesburg to Rome one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Egypt Air, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as R4 048. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air France and Kenya Airways, as they are both options that can get you from Johannesburg to Rome for a low price.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg to Rome?

The most popular airlines flying from Johannesburg to Rome are Air France, ITA Airways and British Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Rome?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Rome? While on average our users pay R9 744, our data indicates the cheapest price to be R7 852. The most popular route (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Rome Fiumicino), is priced around R927.

Other flights to Rome

Can I fly to Rome from Johannesburg right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg to Rome

Most visitors from Johannesburg will not be allowed to enter Rome.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg are not required to quarantine after entering Rome.

Documents
Health Pass For Public Activity - The Digital Green Certificate/Green Pass is required to access some locations and participate in certain social activities such as indoor seated dining at restaurants and bars, museums, exhibitions, cultural sites, sporting events, swimming pools, gyms, concerts, fairs, conferences, amusement parks, and other venues. The Digital COVID Certificate is also mandatory in most public transportation such as ships and ferries, InterCity and high-speed rail, buses, and coaches.

The EU Digital COVID Certificate and CDC “white cards" are accepted. Alternatively, travelers can provide a negative molecular COVID-19 PCR, certificate of recovery, or rapid antigen test result taken a maximum of 48 hours before entering a restaurant/museum, etc.

Certificates are accepted in Italian, English, Spanish, or French and can be both digital or in paper copy.



Passenger Locator Form - Travelers must fill in the digital Passenger Locator Form before travel. Travelers without digital devices can fill a paper form.

Sicily Registration Form - Travelers arriving at Palermo airport in Sicily are recommended to present a completed health declaration form prior to arrival. This form is only required for travelers entering Sicily.

Puglia Registration Form - Travelers arriving in Puglia must present a completed health declaration form prior to arrival. This form is only required for travelers entering the region of Puglia.


Can I fly back to Johannesburg from Rome?

Returning to Johannesburg from Rome

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Rome are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg.

Top 10 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Rome

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Rome choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Kenya Airways
CheapestR4 520
AverageR7 103
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time82%
COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
CheapestR6 197
AverageR7 496
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Iberia
CheapestR6 482
AverageR9 058
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
CheapestR7 056
AverageR9 821
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
Egypt Air
CheapestR7 116
AverageR8 605
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Turkish Airlines
CheapestR7 293
AverageR10 244
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
CheapestR7 694
AverageR9 235
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
SWISS
CheapestR7 763
AverageR11 213
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time79%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
CheapestR7 970
AverageR10 341
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
CheapestR7 984
AverageR9 635
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety