Cheap flights from Cape Town International to OR Tambo

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The best prices from Cape Town International to OR Tambo are usually found in May or July, booked 25 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Cape Town International (CPT) to OR Tambo (JNB)

CPT - JNB
Price
£76 - £99
JNB
Temperature
18 - 26 °C
JNB
Rainfall
4 - 151 mm

Popular in

September

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£76

From Cape Town International to OR Tambo

One-way from

£34

One-way flight from Cape Town International to OR Tambo

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 return from Cape Town International to OR Tambo?

Sunday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Cape Town International to OR Tambo. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to OR Tambo.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Cape Town International to OR Tambo?

Users have found that booking a flight from Cape Town International to OR Tambo at least 32 days early can save you up to 2% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 32 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Cape Town International to OR Tambo for as little as £499 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 £510 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cape Town International to OR Tambo?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to OR Tambo from Cape Town International. Prices for May average £503 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £372. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 34% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town International to OR Tambo (CPT - JNB)?

It’s optimal to fly from Cape Town International to OR Tambo in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 11% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Cape Town International to OR Tambo in January, February 2021

The best prices found for CPT to JNB flights in January, February
26 Jan - 31 Jan
£49pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
23 Jan - 24 Jan
£54pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lift
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
15 Jan - 19 Jan
£57pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Cape Town International to OR Tambo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from Cape Town International found for this year
26 Jan - 31 Jan
£49pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
23 Jan - 24 Jan
£54pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lift
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
15 Jan - 19 Jan
£57pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Direct flights to OR Tambo from Cape Town International

Save time with Cape Town International to OR Tambo direct flight deals
26 Jan - 31 Jan
£49pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
23 Jan - 24 Jan
£54pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lift
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
22 Jan - 24 Jan
£57pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl

Last-minute flights from Cape Town International to OR Tambo

Late deals on return flights to OR Tambo from Cape Town International, departing today and this week
26 Jan - 31 Jan
£49pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
23 Jan - 24 Jan
£54pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lift
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl
22 Jan - 24 Jan
£57pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
CPT
Cape Town Intl

One-way flights to OR Tambo from Cape Town International

The cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town International to OR Tambo
02:30 - 04:30
Lift
Direct
2h 00m
CPT - JNB
Lift
12:30 - 14:30
Cemair
Direct
2h 00m
CPT - JNB
Cemair
£37
Travelgenio
07:35 - 14:30
British Airways
2 stops
6h 55m
CPT - JNB
British Airways

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cape Town International to OR Tambo flights.

Flight FAQs

From Cape Town International to OR Tambo

Are flight prices decreasing from Cape Town to Johannesburg due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Cape Town and Johannesburg for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on FlySafair to help keep travellers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Cape Town Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

FlySafair, Kulula, and British Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Cape Town International to OR Tambo for under £74 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cape Town International to OR Tambo for under £74. The cheapest flight booked recently is on FlySafair for just £49, but on average you can expect to pay £85.

Are there direct flights from Cape Town International to OR Tambo for under £74 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 10 direct flights from Cape Town International to OR Tambo under £74. A good price for a direct flight from Cape Town International to OR Tambo is less than £90.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cape Town International to OR Tambo for under £74?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Cape Town International to OR Tambo within the next 7 days for less than £74.

What days are direct flights available from Cape Town to Johannesburg?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Thursday, Friday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Cape Town Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo flight path was viewed by 1,075 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from Cape Town International to OR Tambo on average per day?

Per day, 2 flights depart from Cape Town Intl to Johannesburg OR Tambo on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Cape Town or Johannesburg?

The rainfall in Cape Town is generally more than the rainfall in Johannesburg. This will continue over the next 7 days.

Is Cape Town weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 29 °Cs in February, on average. The temperature in Johannesburg is generally colder than in Cape Town. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Cape Town International to OR Tambo?

Airlines like Cemair, British Airways, and FlySafair fly from Cape Town International to OR Tambo in about 2h. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. The distance between Cape Town International and OR Tambo is about 794 mi. All flights are typically direct.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Cape Town International to OR Tambo return?

Our cheapest airline available from Cape Town International to OR Tambo is FlySafair. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £50 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Cemair and British Airways, starting at £72 and £83 round-trip. FlySafair is 42% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Cape Town International to OR Tambo one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £29 on FlySafair. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Lift from £34 and Cemair from £37 one-way.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Cape Town International to OR Tambo
Flight duration
2h 05m
Average temperature for January in OR Tambo
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in OR Tambo
128.0 mm

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Top 5 airlines flying from Cape Town International to OR Tambo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cape Town International to OR Tambo 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
Kulula
£78 £121 No cancel fee 84%

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

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FlySafair
£90 £142 No cancel fee N/A
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British Airways
£67 £160 No cancel fee 70%
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Mango
£100 £165 No cancel fee N/A

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

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South African
£56 £249 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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Hourly flight availability from Cape Town International to OR Tambo

Morning 6 AM to midday 54% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 40% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 5% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 1% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Cape Town International to OR Tambo
Sunday
27 daily flights
Monday
31 daily flights
Tuesday
33 daily flights
Wednesday
32 daily flights
Thursday
36 daily flights
Friday
43 daily flights
Saturday
42 daily flights
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