Cheap flights from South Africa to Zambia

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South Africa to Zambia

All the information you need to plan the best null to LUN flight in 2021: compare South Africa to Zambia flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zambia.
How far in advance should I book a flight from South Africa to Zambia?

Users have found that booking a flight from South Africa to Zambia at least 61 days early can save you up to 2% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from South Africa to Zambia for as little as R5 134 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 R5 163 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Zambia?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Zambia from South Africa average R5 241. You can even find prices in March for less than R5 241, as users have found deals to Zambia from as low as R4 483. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Zambia from South Africa. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 13%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Africa to Zambia (ZA0 - ZM0)?

When flying from South Africa to Zambia, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from South Africa to Zambia in September, October 2021

The best prices found for South Africa to Zambia flights in September, October
14 Oct - 18 Oct
R3 995pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
21 Oct - 24 Oct
R4 054pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
26 Sep - 3 Oct
R4 083pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

South Africa to Zambia 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Zambia from South Africa found for this year
14 Oct - 18 Oct
R3 995pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
7 Nov - 9 Nov
R4 024pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
21 Oct - 24 Oct
R4 054pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Direct flights to Zambia from South Africa

Save time with South Africa to Zambia direct flight deals
24 Oct - 25 Oct
R4 364pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Airlink
Direct
LVI
Livingstone
LVI
Livingstone
Airlink
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
27 Feb - 6 Mar
R4 453pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Airlink
Direct
LVI
Livingstone
LVI
Livingstone
Airlink
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
28 Sep - 29 Sep
R4 512pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Proflight Zambia
Direct
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Proflight Zambia
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last-minute flights from South Africa to Zambia

Late deals on return flights to Zambia from South Africa, departing today and this week
26 Sep - 3 Oct
R4 083pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
1 Oct - 3 Oct
R4 216pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
26 Sep - 3 Oct
R4 424pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
LUN
Lusaka
LUN
Lusaka
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to Zambia from South Africa

The cheapest one-way flights from South Africa to Zambia
5:30 - 7:25
South African
Direct
1h 55m
JNB - LUN
South African
R2 959
Travelgenio
8:00 - 7:55
Proflight Zambia
1 stop
23h 55m
JNB - LVI
Proflight Zambia
R2 989
8:00 - 10:00
Cemair
Direct
2h 00m
JNB - LUN
Cemair
R3 151

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Flight FAQs

From South Africa to Zambia

Which airlines flying from South Africa to Zambia have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from South Africa to Zambia have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. South African, British Airways, and RwandAir are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like South African with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from South Africa to Zambia for under R4 000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Africa to Zambia for under R4 000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just R3 995, but on average you can expect to pay R4 394.

Are there direct flights from South Africa to Zambia for under R4 400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from South Africa to Zambia under R4 400. A good price for a direct flight from South Africa to Zambia is less than R4 867.

Are there last-minute flights available from South Africa to Zambia for under R4 100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from South Africa to Zambia within the next 7 days for less than R4 100.

How popular is this South Africa to Zambia flight route?

This flight path from South Africa to Zambia was viewed by 6 714 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from South Africa to Zambia one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Airlink, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at R2 367. Proflight Zambia flights start at R2 663 while deals on South African start at R2 737 one-way.

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Zambia from South Africa?

Information is based on travel restrictions from South Africa to Zambia

Most visitors from South Africa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Zambia.

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

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

Do I need a test to fly back to South Africa from Zambia?

Returning to South Africa from Zambia

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

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

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Destination information for Zambia

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from South Africa to Zambia.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = ZK 1,11
Flight duration from South Africa to Zambia
1h 58m

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Kasama (KAA)
Kitwe Southdowns (KIW)
Kalabo (KLB)
Lusaka (LUN)

Top 7 airlines flying from South Africa to Zambia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Africa to Zambia choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
South African
R2 736 R6 822 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by South African. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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British Airways
R3 143 R5 130 No cancel fee 70%
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Kenya Airways
R4 237 R5 055 No cancel fee 82%
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RwandAir
R4 440 R4 811 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by RwandAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Ethiopian Air
R4 702 R46 696 No cancel fee 72%
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Proflight Zambia
R5 086 R6 590 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Proflight Zambia. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Air Namibia
R5 839 R6 275 No cancel fee 69%

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