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Airfares from $265 One Way, $404 Round Trip from Lusaka to Johannesburg

Prices starting at $404 for return flights and $265 for one-way flights to Johannesburg were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Johannesburg from Lusaka

Route Information for Flights from Lusaka to Johannesburg

Origin Airport IATA Code LUN
Destination Airport IATA Code JNB
Distance 746 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Proflight Zambia, Qatar Airways, EgyptAir, Kenya Airways, Airlink, RwandAir, United Airlines, South African Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival 8:00AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 3:00PM UTC

Book Your Flight from Lusaka to Johannesburg

Kenneth Kaunda International Airport

It is simple to find cheap flights from Lusaka with Orbitz.com. Whether you are searching for international or domestic flights in Zambia, the Orbitz.com website lets you search by your date of departure to find flights aboard one of more than 15 commercial airlines serving Kenneth Kaunda International Airport. Formerly known as Lusaka International airport, the largest airport in Zambia was renamed to honor the first president of the Republic of Zambia. The airport is located approximately 16 miles from downtown Lusaka.

Airport Parking in Lusaka

The airport offers 1,000 parking spots for short-term parking and 100 spots for long-term parking. The airport has contracted with Servest Parking to expand its current parking options and provide covered parking.

Transportation to the Airport

Several companies offer taxi service to the area, but call ahead to reserve a taxi if you plan to use one of these companies for transportation to Kenneth Kaunda International Airport. If you are driving a rental vehicle that was reserved on the Orbitz.com site, your rental car company can give you directions for returning your vehicle when you leave Lusaka.

Dining at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport

The airport in Lusaka offers several dining options, including coffee shops and a cafeteria where you can grab a cup of coffee, a light snack or meal while you are waiting for your flight. You can check the departure times of cheap flights from Lusaka on Orbitz.com to make sure you arrive at the airport in plenty of time before leaving.

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.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Lusaka to Johannesburg now?
Go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date info on quarantine and travel restrictions when catching a flight from Lusaka to Johannesburg.
Are there non-stop flights from Lusaka to Johannesburg?
Get ready to hit that “book” button because there are 5 airlines that have nonstop services between Lusaka (LUN-Kenneth Kaunda Intl.) and JNB. Take to the skies in comfort on board one of these reputable carriers:

  • Airlink
  • Proflight Zambia
  • Uganda Airlines
  • RwandAir
  • Royal Air Charters

What is the shortest flight from Lusaka to Johannesburg?
It can take as little as 1 hour and 55 minutes to fly from Kenneth Kaunda Intl. Airport (LUN) to Johannesburg Airport. Buckle up and enjoy the trip, because you’ll be landing before long.
What airlines fly from Lusaka to Johannesburg most frequently?
Here are the airlines with frequent services between Kenneth Kaunda Intl. Airport (LUN) to O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB). No matter what you’re looking for in a carrier, there’ll be one to your liking among these: Airlink - (4Z) with 82 flights every month Proflight Zambia - (P0) with 43 flights every month Uganda Airlines - (UR) with 17 flights every month RwandAir - (WB) with 8 flights every month
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Johannesburg?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Johannesburg have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to Johannesburg with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Johannesburg without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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