Flights from New York to Johannesburg

Selected fares from New York to Johannesburg

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
NYC JNB Tue, Oct 27 - Fri, Nov 6 $755
NYC JNB Wed, Oct 21 - Thu, Oct 29 $807
NYC JNB Tue, Nov 24 - Sat, Dec 5 $807
NYC JNB Mon, Nov 16 - Wed, Nov 25 $857
NYC JNB Wed, Nov 18 - Fri, Nov 27 $873
NYC JNB Tue, Oct 27 - Fri, Nov 6 $975
NYC JNB Wed, Nov 11 - Tue, Nov 17 $983
NYC JNB Sat, Dec 26 - Sat, Jan 9 $1,008
NYC JNB Thu, May 7 - Sun, May 17 $1,012
NYC JNB Thu, Nov 5 - Thu, Nov 12 $1,025
NYC JNB Wed, Nov 18 - Fri, Nov 27 $1,027
NYC JNB Wed, Nov 11 - Tue, Nov 17 $1,032
NYC JNB Wed, Nov 11 - Tue, Nov 17 $1,058
NYC JNB Sun, Nov 8 - Sun, Nov 15 $1,061
NYC JNB Mon, Nov 16 - Wed, Nov 25 $1,069
NYC JNB Wed, Nov 18 - Fri, Nov 27 $1,244
NYC JNB Wed, Oct 21 - Thu, Oct 29 $1,277
NYC JNB Wed, Nov 11 - Tue, Nov 17 $1,445
NYC JNB Wed, Oct 21 - Sat, Oct 31 $1,578
NYC JNB Wed, Sep 16 - Wed, Sep 30 $2,451
NYC JNB Wed, Sep 23 - Wed, Oct 7 $5,362
NYC JNB Wed, Sep 23 - Wed, Oct 7 $5,408
NYC JNB Thu, Oct 22 - Sun, Nov 1 $5,801
NYC JNB Fri, Oct 9 - Tue, Oct 20 $8,232

New York and Johannesburg airports and terminals

Airports in New York NY, US

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    LaGuardia Airport (LGA)

    Distance from City Center: 6.1 miles

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    JFK 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
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    Newark 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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June

Cheapest weekend flights in June from New York to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jun 4 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) Lufthansa $1,181
Earn $11.81
Return Sun, Jun 7 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) Lufthansa

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from New York to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Jun 8 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) South African Airways $1,151
Earn $11.51
Return Wed, Jun 17 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) South African Airways

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Jun 15 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) South African Airways $1,151
Earn $11.51
Return Mon, Jun 22 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) South African Airways
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July

Cheapest weekend flights in July from New York to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jul 2 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) South African Airways $1,251
Earn $12.51
Return Sun, Jul 5 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) South African Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from New York to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jul 21 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) South African Airways $1,151
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Return Tue, Aug 25 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) South African Airways

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Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Jul 6 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) South African Airways $1,151
Earn $11.51
Return Mon, Jul 13 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) South African Airways
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August

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from New York to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Aug 19 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) Lufthansa $926
Earn $9.26
Return Wed, Sep 2 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 Tue, Aug 4 New York (JFK) Johannesburg (JNB) South African Airways $1,161
Earn $11.61
Return Tue, Aug 11 Johannesburg (JNB) New York (JFK) South African Airways
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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 14h 50m.
    • 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 14h 50m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from New York to Johannesburg (jetBlue flight 5201, Airbus Industrie A340-600) takes 14h 50m.
    • Flights from JFK Airport (JFK), LaGuardia Airport (LGA), Newark Airport (EWR) to Johannesburg Int'l Airport (JNB) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from New York to Johannesburg on Wed, May 6, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
jetBlue B65201 JFK 11:15 AM JNB 8:05 AM 346 14hr 50min
South African Airways SA204 JFK 11:15 AM JNB 8:05 AM 346 14hr 50min
United Airlines UA7226 JFK 11:15 AM JNB 8:05 AM 346 14hr 50min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA6143/AA6447 JFK 8:05 AM JNB 9:05 AM 744/744 19hr 0min
American Airlines/British Airways AA6143/BA57 JFK 8:05 AM JNB 9:05 AM 744/744 19hr 0min
Finnair/British Airways AY5478/BA57 JFK 8:05 AM JNB 9:05 AM 744/744 19hr 0min
British Airways/Virgin Atlantic BA180/VS601 JFK 7:15 AM JNB 9:05 AM 777/346 19hr 50min
British Airways/British Airways BA180/BA57 JFK 7:15 AM JNB 9:05 AM 777/744 19hr 50min
British Airways/British Airways BA178/BA57 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
Iberia/British Airways IB4618/BA57 JFK 8:05 AM JNB 9:05 AM 744/744 19hr 0min
US Airways/Virgin Atlantic US7159/VS601 JFK 7:15 AM JNB 9:05 AM 777/346 19hr 50min
US Airways/British Airways US7159/BA57 JFK 7:15 AM JNB 9:05 AM 777/744 19hr 50min