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The best prices from Manchester to Johannesburg are usually found in June or May, booked 42 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Manchester (MAN) to Johannesburg (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best MAN to JNB flight in 2022: compare Manchester to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.
MAN - JNB
Price
£577 - £850
JNB
Temperature
10 - 20 °C
JNB
Rainfall
0 - 120 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£460

From Manchester to Johannesburg

One-way from

£317

One-way flight from Manchester to Johannesburg

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Manchester to Johannesburg?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Manchester to Johannesburg at least 40 days early can save you up to 10% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 40 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Manchester to Johannesburg for as little as £525 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 £578 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Manchester to Johannesburg lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Manchester to Johannesburg in June, with the cheapest ticket starting at £409.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manchester to Johannesburg (MAN - JNB)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Manchester to Johannesburg in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 8% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Manchester to Johannesburg in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MAN to JNB flights in May, June
16 Jun - 10 Jul
£437pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
KLM
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
16 Jun - 10 Jul
£444pp
MAN
Manchester
KLM
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
KLM
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
5 Jun - 14 Jun
£448pp
MAN
Manchester
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

Manchester to Johannesburg 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Manchester found for this year
23 Nov - 24 Jan
£373pp
MAN
Manchester
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
23 Nov - 24 Jan
£389pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
12 Oct - 3 Nov
£411pp
MAN
Manchester
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

Last-minute flights from Manchester to Johannesburg

Late deals on return flights to Johannesburg from Manchester, departing today and this week
2 Jun - 13 Jun
£455pp
MAN
Manchester
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
2 Jun - 13 Jun
£457pp
MAN
Manchester
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
2 Jun - 13 Jun
£460pp
MAN
Manchester
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

One-way flights to Johannesburg from Manchester

The cheapest one-way flights from Manchester to Johannesburg
13:55 - 08:05
Ethiopian Air
1 stop
16h 10m
MAN - JNB
Ethiopian Air
£317
World Air Fares
07:10 - 12:20
Kenya Airways
2 stops
28h 10m
MAN - JNB
Kenya Airways
£335
travelstart.ae
01:55 - 17:20
KLM
1 stop
14h 25m
MAN - JNB
KLM
£370
KLM

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Manchester to Johannesburg

What airport do you fly from for flights from Manchester to Johannesburg?

For a flight from Manchester to Johannesburg, you will be flying from Manchester. Manchester (MAN) is just 8.9 mi from the center of the city. Manchester is the only Manchester airport and it handles 0 outbound flights to Johannesburg per day. 18 airlines have flights to Johannesburg from Manchester on a regular basis.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Manchester to Johannesburg have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. SWISS, KLM, and Turkish Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like SWISS with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Manchester to Johannesburg for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manchester to Johannesburg for under £500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just £411, but on average you can expect to pay £428.

Are there last-minute flights available from Manchester to Johannesburg for under £500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Manchester to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than £500.

How popular is this Manchester to Johannesburg flight route?

This flight path from Manchester to Johannesburg was viewed by 10,354 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 flying from Manchester to Johannesburg round-trip?

According to our current data, Lufthansa (£411), KLM (£414), and Kenya Airways (£424) offers the cheapest pricing from Manchester to Johannesburg. Users have found that Lufthansa is 22% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Ethiopian Air. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £303. Users have also found prices from £306 and £368 on Kenya Airways and KLM, respectively.

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

Consider Air France, British Airways or Flybe when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Manchester to Johannesburg.

What are the cheapest flights from Manchester to Johannesburg?

While on average a flight from Manchester to Johannesburg is generally £1,615, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is £328. When looking at the most popular route, (Manchester - Johannesburg OR Tambo), you can expect to pay £373 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Johannesburg, South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Johannesburg from Manchester?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Manchester to Johannesburg

Most visitors from Manchester need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Johannesburg.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Manchester must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Johannesburg.

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

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Do I need a test to fly back to Manchester from Johannesburg?

Returning to Manchester from Johannesburg

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Manchester.

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

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Alternative routes for Manchester to Johannesburg

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

Destination information for Johannesburg

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Manchester to Johannesburg.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = R19.68
Average temperature for May in Johannesburg
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Johannesburg
25.0 mm

Airports servicing Manchester

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Lanseria (HLA)

Top 10 airlines flying from Manchester to Johannesburg

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Manchester to Johannesburg 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
easyJet
£74 £87 No cancel fee 86%
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Flybe
£79 £111 No cancel fee N/A

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

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Air France
£310 £506 No cancel fee 77%
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Iberia
£364 £584 No cancel fee 77%
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SWISS
£368 £486 No cancel fee 79%
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Kenya Airways
£379 £476 No cancel fee 82%
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KLM
£387 £468 No cancel fee 75%
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Lufthansa
£389 £527 No cancel fee 76%
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Ethiopian Air
£403 £499 No cancel fee 72%
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Etihad Airways
£407 £544 No cancel fee 75%
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