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Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg flights

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Flight Duration Flights between Pietermaritzburg and Johannesburg take, on average, 1 h and 2 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight Cheapest price for a one-way flight between Pietermaritzburg with Johannesburg found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport The airport Pietermaritzburg is the departure airport operating flights between Pietermaritzburg and Johannesburg
Arriving Airport Flights departing Pietermaritzburg with Johannesburg as destination arrives at OR Tambo International Airport

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Departure Sun, 31 Jul Return Thu, 04 Aug
PZB Pietermaritzburg
JNB Johannesburg
return from £169
Departure Sat, 20 Aug Return Mon, 22 Aug
PZB Pietermaritzburg
JNB Johannesburg
return from £171
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Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 20.4 ZAR
British Pound Sterling South African Rand
1 ZAR = 0.05 GBP
Last checked on 04 August 2022
Local, one-way ticket

Trains are 202% more expensive in Johannesburg than in Pietermaritzburg.

Mid-priced restaurant

The average meal is 25% more expensive in Johannesburg than in Pietermaritzburg.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Johannesburg is 16% cheaper than in Pietermaritzburg.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 11% more expensive in Johannesburg than in Pietermaritzburg.

Pietermaritzburg airports
  • ( Pietermaritzburg (PZB)
    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: 275 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg

😷 Is it safe to travel from Pietermaritzburg 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 Pietermaritzburg. 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 can I find cheap flights from Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg is 169£. 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 Pietermaritzburg?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Johannesburg costs an average of 1.24 GBP, 16% cheaper than Pietermaritzburg, with a fare of 1.48 GBP, while train tickets costs 202% more in Johannesburg: 1.48 GBP against 0.49 GBP in Pietermaritzburg. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 7.41 GBP in Johannesburg, 25% more than the 5.93 GBP in Pietermaritzburg. The price of the coffee is around 11% more expensive in Johannesburg, with an average of 1.54 GBP , while in Pietermaritzburg the coffee costs 1.39 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg?
The most popular months to book a trip from Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg are January, February and October, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg?
The best time of the year to go to Johannesburg when flying from Pietermaritzburg depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, June is the top 1º month to fly to Johannesburg from Pietermaritzburg in terms of searches from our customer, followed by January and May. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, August, July and March are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Pietermaritzburg -  Johannesburg.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg?
The total flight time between Pietermaritzburg and Johannesburg is of around 01:02 hours on average, considering an average distance of 448 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 Pietermaritzburg?
While in Pietermaritzburg the temperatures can reach an average of 34.62 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 -0.05 ºC average degrees reported in Pietermaritzburg. During the winter period, Pietermaritzburg can register 1.6 mm precipitation, while Johannesburg have an average of 0.9 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Pietermaritzburg and Johannesburg?
The main airport route flying between Pietermaritzburg and Johannesburg is: Pietermaritzburg (PZB) to OR Tambo International Airport (JNB). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • South African Airways.
  • South African Airlink.
Which are the airlines with flights from Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg are:
  • South African Airways.
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