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O.R. Tambo International Airport
You can use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from Johannesburg. The O.R. Tambo International Airport is located at 24 Johnson Road, approximately 12 miles from the Johannesburg city center. The airport services more than 17 million passengers every year, so the airport houses hubs for numerous airlines. Air France, British Airways, Lufthansa and South African Airways are just a few of the airlines that have flights departing from the airport on a daily basis. The Orbitz.com website searches all of the domestic and international flights available to find you discount tickets.
Parking and Transportation
The airport has long-term parking lots near International Terminal A. Long-term parking in the P6 Shade 1 lot costs approximately $10.40 per day, while the long-term parking in the P5 Shade 2 lot costs approximately $8.60 per day. The airport also has the Super South Gate long-term parking lot, which costs around $5.50 per day. Shuttle services run from the parking lots to the airport terminals every 15 minutes. You can also take a taxi to the airport; however, not all taxi companies are allowed to service the airport area. Approved taxi operators have an ACSA logo on their vehicle. If you need a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can use the Orbtiz.com website to reserve a rental car.
Dining at the Airport
If you didn't have time to eat before you left for the airport, you can grab a meal before you board your plane. The airport has a variety of dining options available, including Debonairs Pizza, KFC and Fournos Bakery. Orbitz.com does more than find cheap flights from Johannesburg. The website takes care of all of your travel arrangements, giving you plenty of time to grab a quick meal.
New York Airport Information
There are two major airports, John F. Kennedy International (JFK) and LaGuardia, that service travelers flying into New York City. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flights to New York, you will be able to choose from almost every major domestic and international air passenger carrier. LaGuardia Airport is roughly nine miles east of Manhattan, while JFK is almost 20 miles to the southeast. If you can't find the flight that you want, you can also fly into Newark International Airport, roughly 19 miles northeast of Manhattan.
Ground Transportation in New York
New York has plenty of public transportation, so getting around should be fairly easy. If you fly into LaGuardia, you will have to take a taxi, bus, or shared van for at least a portion of the trip, because there is no rail or subway service from the airport. Expect a cab ride from LaGuardia to Manhattan to cost anywhere from $20 to $40. Although JFK is further from the city, you can hop on the AirTrain, which will take you to the subway or the Long Island Railroad. If you choose to take a cab from JFK into Manhattan, expect to pay $45 or more for the ride. You will also be responsible for any tolls that are incurred during the trip. If you use Orbitz.com to book your hotel, you may be able to find one that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.
New York Area Weather Information
New York tends to be cold in the winter, wet in the spring and humid in the summer. Winter temperatures fluctuate between the 20s and 30s, while summer temperatures can soar to the 90s. New York City averages 27 inches of snow each winter, so be sure to pack your parka and snow boots if you plan to be there between November and February. Use the Orbitz.com travel planner to put together your itinerary and choose a temperate time to visit the city.
What to Do in New York
New York City is an urban adventurer's paradise. From the theaters on Broadway to the lights in Times Square, there is are activities for all ages. Go skating in Central Park, take a horse-and-buggy ride around Central Park South or go shopping on Fifth Avenue. Although New York is home to some of the finest restaurants on the east coast, don't forget to try the rich variety of street foods that are available. Enjoy your time in the city, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you are looking for budget flights to New York.
Cheap flights from Johannesburg to New York
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Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Johannesburg to New York
|Leave Thu, Jun 13||Johannesburg (JNB)||New York (JFK)||Qatar Airways||$911|
|Return Fri, Sep 13||New York (JFK)||Johannesburg (JNB)||Qatar Airways|
Best one-week trip in June from Johannesburg to New York
|Leave Wed, Jun 5||Johannesburg (JNB)||New York (JFK)||Qatar Airways||$911|
|Return Wed, Jun 12||New York (JFK)||Johannesburg (JNB)||Qatar Airways|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Johannesburg to New York
|Leave Mon, Jul 15||Johannesburg (JNB)||New York (JFK)||Qatar Airways||$911|
|Return Wed, Aug 21||New York (JFK)||Johannesburg (JNB)||Qatar Airways|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Johannesburg to New York
|Leave Tue, Aug 20||Johannesburg (JNB)||New York (JFK)||Qatar Airways||$911|
|Return Wed, Aug 28||New York (JFK)||Johannesburg (JNB)||Qatar Airways|
Best one-week trip in August from Johannesburg to New York
|Leave Sun, Aug 4||Johannesburg (JNB)||New York (JFK)||Qatar Airways||$1,027|
|Return Sun, Aug 11||New York (JFK)||Johannesburg (JNB)||Qatar Airways|
Airports in Johannesburg , ZA
Johannesburg Int'l Airport (JNB)
Distance from City Center: 13.4 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from JNB to NYC
Terminal Carriers Terminal B South African Airways, US Airways, United Airlines
Airports in New York NY, US
LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
Distance from City Center: 6.1 miles
JFK Airport (JFK)
Distance from City Center: 13.1 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from JNB to JFK
Terminal Carriers Terminal 4 South African Airways, US Airways, United Airlines
Newark Airport (EWR)
Distance from City Center: 11.5 miles
More to explore for Johannesburg to New York
- 3 direct flights are operating from Johannesburg to New York today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 16h 15m.
- South African Airways flight 203 (3:25 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A340-600) is today's earliest available flight from Johannesburg to New York.
- South African Airways flight 203 (3:25 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A340-600) is today's latest available flight from Johannesburg to New York.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Johannesburg to New York (South African Airways flight 203, Airbus Industrie A340-600) takes 16h 15m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Johannesburg to New York (South African Airways flight 203, Airbus Industrie A340-600) takes 16h 15m.
- Flights from Johannesburg Int'l Airport (JNB) to JFK Airport (JFK), LaGuardia Airport (LGA), Newark Airport (EWR) are available for this route.
|Qatar Airways||JNB||NYC||Wed, Jul 31 - Wed, Aug 21||$911|
|Turkish Airlines||JNB||NYC||Mon, Nov 11 - Sun, Nov 17||$1,033|
|Etihad Airways||JNB||NYC||Mon, May 27 - Mon, Jun 3||$1,051|
|Lufthansa||JNB||NYC||Wed, Jun 5 - Mon, Jun 10||$1,115|
|Virgin Atlantic||JNB||NYC||Sun, Jul 28 - Sun, Aug 18||$1,136|
|British Airways||JNB||NYC||Mon, Jun 3 - Tue, Jun 11||$1,160|
|Emirates||JNB||NYC||Sun, Aug 4 - Sun, Aug 11||$1,163|
|United Airlines||JNB||NYC||Fri, Sep 20 - Thu, Oct 3||$1,212|
|Egyptair||JNB||NYC||Tue, Oct 8 - Thu, Oct 24||$1,213|
|Air Canada||JNB||NYC||Tue, Sep 17 - Tue, Oct 1||$1,216|
|South African Airways||JNB||NYC||Sun, Dec 1 - Sun, Dec 15||$1,250|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||JNB||NYC||Mon, Jul 29 - Thu, Aug 22||$1,334|
|American Airlines||JNB||NYC||Wed, Jul 31 - Wed, Aug 21||$1,337|
|Air France||JNB||NYC||Thu, May 30 - Fri, Jun 7||$1,404|
|Brussels Airlines||JNB||NYC||Wed, Jun 5 - Mon, Jun 10||$1,460|
|Delta Air Lines||JNB||NYC||Sun, Dec 1 - Wed, Dec 18||$1,472|
|SWISS||JNB||NYC||Mon, Jun 3 - Tue, Jun 11||$1,569|
|Austrian Airlines||JNB||NYC||Mon, May 27 - Mon, Jun 3||$2,091|
|El Al Israel Airlines||JNB||NYC||Mon, Jun 3 - Tue, Jun 11||$3,271|
|Iberia||JNB||NYC||Tue, Oct 8 - Thu, Oct 24||$3,579|
Daily flight schedule for Fri, May 24, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|South African Airways||SA203||JNB||8:25 PM||JFK||6:40 AM||346||16hr 15min|
|United Airlines||UA7915||JNB||8:25 PM||JFK||6:40 AM||346||16hr 15min|
|US Airways||US5556||JNB||8:25 PM||JFK||6:40 AM||346||16hr 15min|