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Dakar to Johannesburg flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Dakar and Johannesburg take, on average, 10 h and 8 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Departing AirportThe airport Blaise Diagne INTL is the departure airport operating flights between Dakar and Johannesburg
Arriving AirportFlights departing Dakar with Johannesburg as destination arrives at OR Tambo International Airport
High seasonAccording to search data from our customers, October is the busiest time to fly from Dakar to Johannesburg

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Departure Sat, 14 Aug Return Sat, 21 Aug
DKR Dakar
JNB Johannesburg
return from £507
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Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 20.35 ZAR
British Pound Sterling South African Rand
1 ZAR = 0.05 GBP
Last checked on 01 August 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
562%

Trains are 562% more expensive in Johannesburg than in Dakar.

Dakar
£0.26
Johannesburg
£1.72
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
14%

The average meal is 14% more expensive in Johannesburg than in Dakar.

Dakar
£5.2
Johannesburg
£5.91
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
6%

Taxis are 6% more expensive in Johannesburg than in Dakar.

Dakar
£1.63
Johannesburg
£1.72
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
30%

Coffee in Johannesburg is 30% cheaper than in Dakar.

Dakar
£1.99
Johannesburg
£1.4
Dakar airports
  • ( Blaise Diagne INTL (DSS)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ( Yoff (DKR)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
Johannesburg airports
  • ( OR Tambo International Airport (JNB)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
  • ( Lanseria Intl Apt (HLA)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ( Grand Central (GCJ)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Rand (QRA)
    How far from city centre: 8 miles
K Distance: 4164 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Dakar to Johannesburg

😷 Is it safe to travel from Dakar to Johannesburg during the Covid-19 situation?
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🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Dakar to Johannesburg at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Dakar to Johannesburg is 507£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Johannesburg expensive to visit compared to Dakar?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Johannesburg costs an average of 1.71 GBP, 5% more expensive than Dakar, with a fare of 1.63 GBP, while train tickets costs 558% more in Johannesburg: 1.71 GBP against 0.26 GBP in Dakar. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 5.87 GBP in Johannesburg, 51% more than the 3.90 GBP in Dakar. The price of the coffee is around 30% cheaper in Johannesburg, with an average of 1.39 GBP, while in Dakar the coffee costs 2.00 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Dakar to Johannesburg?
The most popular months to book a trip from Dakar to Johannesburg are October, November and January, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Dakar to Johannesburg?
The best time of the year to go to Johannesburg when flying from Dakar depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, October is the top 1º month to fly to Johannesburg from Dakar in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and May. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, November and April are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Dakar -  Johannesburg.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Dakar to Johannesburg?
The total flight time between Dakar and Johannesburg is of around 10:08 hours on average, considering an average distance of 6,788 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Johannesburg compared to Dakar?
While in Dakar the temperatures can reach an average of 33.73 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 0.9 mm ,Johannesburg's temperatures can go up to 31.84 ºC during the hot season, with 6.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -0.43 ºC in Johannesburg, compared to the 17.76 ºC average degrees reported in Dakar. During the winter period, Dakar can register 0.4 mm precipitation, while Johannesburg have an average of 0.9 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Dakar and Johannesburg?
The main airport route flying between Dakar and Johannesburg is: Blaise Diagne INTL (DSS) to OR Tambo International Airport (JNB). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • South African Airways.
Airlines with indirect flights from Dakar to Johannesburg are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Dakar to Johannesburg are:
  • Ethiopian Airlines, stoping in Addis Ababa for 150 minutes minimun.
  • Ethiopian Airlines, with 150 minutes scale in Lome.
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