Flights from New York to Johannesburg

Selected fares from New York to Johannesburg

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
NYC JNB Tue, Dec 1 - Tue, Dec 22 $872
NYC JNB Tue, Dec 1 - Tue, Dec 22 $876
NYC JNB Thu, Oct 29 - Mon, Nov 9 $890
NYC JNB Sat, Nov 21 - Fri, Nov 27 $905
NYC JNB Sat, Nov 21 - Fri, Nov 27 $928
NYC JNB Tue, Nov 3 - Tue, Nov 10 $1,092
NYC JNB Tue, Nov 3 - Tue, Nov 10 $1,093
NYC JNB Wed, Nov 4 - Thu, Nov 19 $1,118
NYC JNB Sat, Nov 21 - Fri, Nov 27 $2,895
NYC JNB Mon, Nov 30 - Mon, Dec 21 $6,163
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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

New York and Johannesburg airports and terminals

Airports in New York NY, US

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  • 1

    LaGuardia Airport (LGA)

    Distance from City Center: 6.1 miles

  • 2

    John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

    Distance from City Center: 13.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from JFK to JNB

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 4 South African Airways, United Airlines, jetBlue
  • 3

    Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)

    Distance from City Center: 10.5 miles

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Airports in Johannesburg , ZA

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    Johannesburg Int'l Airport (JNB)

    Distance from City Center: 13.4 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from NYC to JNB

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal A South African Airways, United Airlines, jetBlue
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August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from New York to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 28 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) South African Airways $1,000
Earn $10.00
Return Sun, Aug 30 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) South African Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from New York to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Aug 27 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) Lufthansa $988
Earn $9.88
Return Sun, Sep 13 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) Lufthansa

Best one-week trip in August from New York to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 14 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) South African Airways $1,000
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Return Fri, Aug 21 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) South African Airways
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September

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from New York to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Sep 11 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) Lufthansa $988
Earn $9.88
Return Fri, Sep 18 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) Lufthansa

Best one-week trip in September from New York to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Sep 11 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) Lufthansa $988
Earn $9.88
Return Fri, Sep 18 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) Lufthansa
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from New York to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 29 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) South African Airways $872
Earn $8.72
Return Sat, Oct 31 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) South African Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from New York to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Oct 26 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) South African Airways $872
Earn $8.72
Return Wed, Nov 4 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) South African Airways

Best one-week trip in October from New York to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 2 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) Egyptair $1,007
Earn $10.07
Return Fri, Oct 9 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) Egyptair
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Plan Your Trip from New York to Johannesburg

Airports in New York

Three airports service the New York metropolitan area: John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport, LaGuardia Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport. JFK is located 20 miles from Manhattan on JFK Access Road. LaGuardia is located 6.5 miles from Manhattan on Ditmars Boulevard. Newark is located 16 miles from Manhattan on Brewster Road in Newark, New Jersey. Numerous airlines service the three airports, including North American, JetBlue and United Airlines. The Orbitz.com website can find you cheap flights from New York to any domestic or international destination.

Parking and Transportation

All three airports have long-term parking options available. JFK and Newark both charge $18 per day for long-term parking. The long-term parking at LaGuardia Airport costs $33 per day for the first two days, and $18 per day for each additional day. The NYC Airporter shuttle takes passengers from New York to JFK and LaGuardia airports. The bus fare is $12.75 to LaGuardia and $15.75 to JFK. The subway also runs between Manhattan, LaGuardia and JFK. Cab fare from Manhattan runs between $30 and $50, depending on which airport you're heading to. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, Orbitz.com can reserve a rental car for you.

Dining at the Airports

If you need to grab a bite to eat before your flight, all three airports have on-site restaurants. Some of the dining options include McDonald's, Dunkin' Donuts and Starbucks. Using Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from New York means that all of your travel details are handled before you arrive at the airport. This gives you plenty of time to relax and enjoy a meal before your flight.

Airports in Johannesburg

A young and dynamic city, Johannesburg is a transit point connecting more popular tourist destinations like Cape Town and Kruger National Park. The tourism of the city bloomed after passing visitors discovered its beauty. Long and interconnecting flights to Johannesburg are made simple by using Orbitz.com.

There are four airports in the Johannesburg area: O.R. Tambo International Airport, Lanseria Airport, Rand Airport and Grand Central Airport. ORTIA is the nearest airport to Johannesburg and is roughly 14 miles east of the city. It is the hub to major airlines like Air France, British Airways, Singapore Airlines and South African Airways. Lanseria Airport and Grand Central Airport are both privately owned international airports and handle private and chartered flights.

Transportation from O.R. Tambo International Airport

Arriving passengers can easily switch from international terminals to domestic terminals through the Gautrain rail transit system. The transit system also links the airport to Sandton, the main business district and a popular tourist destination in the metro. You can also reserve car rental services on Orbitz.com prior to arriving in the airport for hassle-free transportation. Five bus lines also pass through ORTIA twice a day. Private bus companies run to and from the airport and link passengers to Johannesburg's central business district.

Weather in Johannesburg

Winter in Johannesburg begins in May and is considered the sunniest, albeit the coldest, part of the year. Frost can be experienced on occasional nights, and temperatures can drop to 4 degrees Celsius. Rainfall occurs during the summer months and can bring about afternoon thunderstorms.

Major Attractions in Johannesburg

Johannesburg is home to some of the tallest buildings in Africa, including the Sentech Tower and the Carlton Centre. Johannesburg is also regarded as one of the greenest cities in the world because of the millions of trees planted within the city. Many tourists enjoy shopping in the upscale shopping malls like the Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton City. Johannesburg is dedicated to wildlife preservation and is home to the Lion Park nature reserve and the De Wildt Cheetah Centre. If you like the fusion of business and wildlife in one city, you can check your planner and reserve budget flights to Johannesburg on Orbitz.com.

Interesting facts about flights from New York to Johannesburg

    • 3 direct flights are operating from New York to Johannesburg today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 15h 10m.
    • jetBlue flight 5201 (11:15 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A340-600) is today's earliest available flight from New York to Johannesburg.
    • jetBlue flight 5201 (11:15 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A340-600) is today's latest available flight from New York to Johannesburg.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from New York to Johannesburg (jetBlue flight 5201, Airbus Industrie A340-600) takes 15h 10m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from New York to Johannesburg (jetBlue flight 5201, Airbus Industrie A340-600) takes 15h 10m.
    • Flights from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), LaGuardia Airport (LGA), Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) to Johannesburg Int'l Airport (JNB) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from New York to Johannesburg on Sun, Jul 5, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/Iberia AA6143/IB4772 JFK 8:05 AM JNB 9:05 AM 744/744 19hr 0min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA6143/AA6447 JFK 8:05 AM JNB 9:05 AM 744/744 19hr 0min
Finnair/Iberia AY5478/IB4772 JFK 8:05 AM JNB 9:05 AM 744/744 19hr 0min
British Airways/Iberia BA178/IB4772 JFK 8:05 AM JNB 9:05 AM 744/744 19hr 0min
Iberia/Iberia IB4618/IB4772 JFK 8:05 AM JNB 9:05 AM 744/744 19hr 0min
US Airways/Iberia US7158/IB4772 JFK 8:05 AM JNB 9:05 AM 744/744 19hr 0min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL9357/DL9600 JFK 5:55 PM JNB 9:15 PM 77W/777 21hr 20min
Delta Air Lines/KLM Royal Dutch Airlines DL9357/KL591 JFK 5:55 PM JNB 9:15 PM 77W/777 21hr 20min