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Fares from $120 One Way, $236 Round Trip from Johannesburg to Harare

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More About Flying To Harare from Johannesburg

Route Information for Flights from Johannesburg to Harare

Origin Airport IATA CodeJNB
Destination Airport IATA CodeHRE
Distance596 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSouth African Airlink, Air Zimbabwe
Earliest Flight Arrival6:00AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival7:55PM UTC

Traveling from Johannesburg to Harare

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.

Harare International Airport

If you're looking for flights to Harare, Orbitz.com can find airline tickets fast. Harare International Airport is located off Airport Road, approximately 9 miles south of Harare-the capital of Zimbabwe. It's the largest airport in the county and is serviced by nine airlines. Some of the operating airlines include Air Namibia, Air Botswana, British Airways and Ethiopian Airlines.

Transportation from the Airport

You can take a taxicab from the airport to your hotel, or into downtown Harare, for between $25 and $30. This is usually a flat fee, so you should discuss the rate with your driver. Shuttle buses also transport passengers into the city. If you'd rather have access to a car during your trip, you can use Orbitz.com to reserve a rental car.

Climate in Harare

Harare has a subtropical highland climate. The wet season runs from the beginning of November into early April. The low temperatures range from the mid-40s to the low 60s, and the high temperatures range from the low 70s to the low 80s throughout the year. July is the coldest month of the year, and October is the hottest month. If you want warm weather and sunny skies, use Orbitz.com to schedule your vacation in October.

Highlights and Attractions

You can walk through the Raintree Venue, which has some of the best views along the Umwinsi River. You can also go horseback riding in Hwange, take a safari or visit the Harare Gardens. Orbitz.com does more than find flights to Harare. You can use the website to plan your entire itinerary.

Flights from Johannesburg to Harare - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Johannesburg to Harare?

Get set to click "book" because there are no less than 5 airlines that operate nonstop services from Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) to Harare (HRE-Harare Intl.). Take to the skies in comfort with one of these leading carriers:

  • South African Airways
  • Fastjet Zimbabwe
  • Airlink (South Africa)
  • Air Zimbabwe
  • British Airways
What is the shortest flight from Johannesburg to Harare?

If the weather is good and all goes as planned, you could be coming in to land at Harare (HRE-Harare Intl.) from Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) in only 1 hour and 30 minutes. With such a quick flight time, consider taking just carry-on luggage.

What airlines fly from Johannesburg (and vicinity) to Harare most frequently?

Below are the airlines that operate the most frequently between Johannesburg Airport (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) to Harare Airport (HRE-Harare Intl.). Whatever you look for in a carrier, we're confident you'll find one that meets your needs among these: Fastjet Zimbabwe - (FN) with 99 flights every month South African Airways - (SA) with 91 flights every month Air Zimbabwe - (UM) with 43 flights every month Airlink - (4Z) with 31 flights every month

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Harare?

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 Harare 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 Harare with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Harare 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.