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East London to Johannesburg flights

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Departure Sat, 22 May Return Mon, 24 May
ELS East London
JNB Johannesburg
return from £51
Departure Fri, 04 Jun Return Sun, 06 Jun
ELS East London
JNB Johannesburg
return from £64
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 20.08 ZAR
British Pound Sterling South African Rand
1 ZAR = 0.05 GBP
Last checked on 07 May 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
190%

Trains are 190% more expensive in Johannesburg than in East London.

East London
£0.6
Johannesburg
£1.74
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
9%

The average meal is 9% more expensive in Johannesburg than in East London.

East London
£5.48
Johannesburg
£5.98
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
150%

Taxis are 150% more expensive in Johannesburg than in East London.

East London
£0.5
Johannesburg
£1.25
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
9%

Coffee in Johannesburg is 9% cheaper than in East London.

East London
£1.52
Johannesburg
£1.39
East London airports
  • ( East London Airport (ELS)
    How far from city centre: 6 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
  • ( Rand (QRA)
    How far from city centre: 8 miles
  • ( Grand Central (GCJ)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
K Distance: 468 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from East London to Johannesburg

😷 Is it safe to travel from East London to Johannesburg during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions South Africa may apply when travelling from East London. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
📊 How much are flights from East London to Johannesburg?
The average price to go from East London to Johannesburg is of 53.44 GBP, but bare in mind that ticket prices may vary depending on the season and on how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from East London to Johannesburg at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from East London to Johannesburg is 51£. 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 East London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Johannesburg costs an average of 1.22 GBP, 149% more expensive than East London, with a fare of 0.49 GBP, while train tickets costs 190% more in Johannesburg: 1.71 GBP against 0.59 GBP in East London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 6.36 GBP in Johannesburg, 18% more than the 5.38 GBP in East London. The price of the coffee is around 8% cheaper in Johannesburg, with an average of 1.38 GBP, while in East London the coffee costs 1.50 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from East London to Johannesburg?
The most popular months to book a trip from East London to Johannesburg are January, July and June, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from East London to Johannesburg?
The best time of the year to go to Johannesburg when flying from East London depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, January is the top 1º month to fly to Johannesburg from East London in terms of searches from our customer, followed by March and December. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, November and August are the months with less volume of searchs for the route East London -  Johannesburg.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from East London to Johannesburg?
The total flight time between East London and Johannesburg is of around 01:26 hours on average, considering an average distance of 762 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 East London?
While in East London the temperatures can reach an average of 31.6 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 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 7.16 ºC average degrees reported in East London. During the winter period, East London can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Johannesburg have an average of 0.9 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between East London and Johannesburg?
The main airport route flying between East London and Johannesburg is: East London Airport (ELS) to OR Tambo International Airport (JNB). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Kulula.
  • Fly Safair.
  • South African Airways.
Which are the airlines with flights from East London to Johannesburg?
Airlines with direct flights departing from East London to Johannesburg are:
  • Fly Safair.
  • Kulula.

OR Tambo International Airport - Latest customer reviews

3.0 /5
Reviews: 1
3.0 /5
Graeme B
Date 2020-01-04 Age 31-50 City United Kingdom

Not UK standard but getting better

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