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How to find the cheapest flight from
Gatwick (LGW) to OR Tambo (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best LGW to JNB flight in 2022: compare Gatwick to OR Tambo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in OR Tambo.
LGW - JNB
Price
£582 - £982
JNB
Temperature
10 - 20 °C
JNB
Rainfall
0 - 120 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

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

Round-trip from

£469

From London Gatwick to Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way from

£217

One-way flight from London Gatwick to Johannesburg OR Tambo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 32 days in advance, which can save you up to 2% on flights from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 32 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £547. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £558.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from London Gatwick Airport. Users have commonly found prices around £551 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £408. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (LGW - JNB)?

When flying from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, 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 Gatwick to OR Tambo in May, June 2022

The best prices found for LGW to JNB flights in May, June
15 Jun - 17 Jul
£400pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
10 Jun - 27 Sep
£407pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
24 May - 14 Jul
£408pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

London Gatwick to OR Tambo 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from Gatwick found for this year
15 Jun - 17 Jul
£400pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
10 Jun - 27 Sep
£407pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
24 May - 14 Jul
£408pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

Last-minute flights from Gatwick to OR Tambo

Late deals on return flights to OR Tambo from Gatwick, departing today and this week
24 May - 14 Jul
£408pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
24 May - 14 Jul
£408pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
24 May - 14 Jul
£409pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

One-way flights to OR Tambo from London Gatwick

The cheapest one-way flights from Gatwick to OR Tambo
13:10 - 06:20
Turkish Airlines
1 stop
16h 10m
LGW - JNB
Turkish Airlines
£334
StudentUniverse
13:10 - 06:20
Turkish Airlines
1 stop
16h 10m
LGW - JNB
Turkish Airlines
£335
StudentUniverse
06:40 - 10:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
26h 40m
LGW - JNB
Multiple Airlines
£217
123 Milhas

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Gatwick</span> to <span class="emphasized">OR Tambo</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Gatwick to OR Tambo

Which airlines flying from London Gatwick to Johannesburg OR Tambo have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Turkish Airlines, RwandAir, and Qatar 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 London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under £400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under £400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just £400, but on average you can expect to pay £463.

Are there last-minute flights available from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under £500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport within the next 7 days for less than £500.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport round-trip from £400. Turkish Airlines is currently priced 26% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

The most popular airlines flying from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport are British Airways, Emirates and Ethiopian Air. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

On average you can expect to pay £1,158 for a flight from London Gatwick Airport to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. The cheapest flight overall is £478 while the most popular route, (London Gatwick - Johannesburg OR Tambo) is currently priced at £408.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for OR Tambo (JNB)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to OR Tambo from Gatwick?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London Gatwick to Johannesburg OR Tambo

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London Gatwick must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Johannesburg OR Tambo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London Gatwick are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg OR Tambo.

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 Gatwick from OR Tambo?

Returning to London Gatwick from Johannesburg OR Tambo

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo are not required to quarantine after entering London Gatwick.

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Alternative routes for Gatwick to OR Tambo

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Destination information for OR Tambo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Gatwick to OR Tambo.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = R19.83
Average temperature for May in OR Tambo
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in OR Tambo
25.0 mm

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Top 7 airlines flying from London Gatwick to Johannesburg OR Tambo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Gatwick 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
RwandAir
£385 £515 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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SWISS
£405 £561 No cancel fee 79%
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Turkish Airlines
£413 £540 No cancel fee 77%
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Qatar Airways
£431 £651 No cancel fee 68%
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Emirates
£458 £578 No cancel fee 75%
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Egypt Air
£547 £622 No cancel fee N/A
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South African
£603 £737 No cancel fee 78%
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