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Cheapest Flights from New York to Johannesburg (JFK to JNB)

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Interesting Facts About Flights from New York to Johannesburg (JFK to JNB)

Question : Best case scenario, how quickly can someone get from JFK to JNB?
Answer : South African Airways can get you there in 14 hours and 35 minutes. So, if you were to leave New York at 10:40 AM EDT, you would arrive in Johannesburg at 8:15 AM SAST (remember, there is a time change of seven hours).

Question : Looking for the cheapest flight over the next 30 days?
Answer : Mar 27th has seen bookings (as of Mar 20th) as cheap as $686. That comes in 43% below the average price for this route. Saving on booking fees means you'll have more money in your pocket for the trip.

Question : Do prices fluctuate more for this route than others?
Answer : Flight prices fluctuate much more than most routes from the United States for JFK to JNB. They range anywhere from $686 to $13,042. Remember, the sooner you book, the more you'll be able to save.

Question : Which airline is giving the best deals for round-trip flights from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to OR Tambo International Airport (JNB)?
Answer : Prices are hitting as high as $13,042 over the next three months when flying to JNB from JFK. Check out South African Airways, as they have been booking customers at just $686.

Question : Which airline has been the most dependable in getting passengers to their destination on schedule?
Answer : The current leader is South African Airways with a 67% on-time rate. Spend as little time in an airport as necessary by flying with South African Airways. If they are late for some reason, expect it to be a 20-minute delay, as that’s the average.

Question : How long do most people stay in Johannesburg?
Answer : Of course you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay roughly 13 days.

Question : Is price more important than specific travel days for you?
Answer : Monday is your cheapest day to fly in April. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.

Question : Should you be aware of any airlines that have a reputation of delayed arrivals for this route?
Answer : If you decide to book your flight with Delta Air Lines, keep an eye on your departure time. 100% of flights from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) are late.

Question : How often are flights late from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to OR Tambo International Airport (JNB)?
Answer : The New York to Johannesburg route has a 66% on-time rate, ranking in the bottom 25% of the world in getting their passengers to their destinations on schedule. If a flight is delayed, though, expect an average of less than half an hour added to your flight time.

Question : Is this route your best bet for getting to Johannesburg with minimal delays?
Answer : Using the combined on-time percentage and average delay breakdown, New York to Johannesburg currently has a 0 out of a possible 5 star rating. A 0-star rating means you should feel rather worried about getting to Johannesburg on time.

Question : How many departure times are there on a given day?
Answer : It does differ by the day, but on average, you can expect only one flight time when you book. That is lower than the national average of five.

Question : What's the expected flight time for JFK to JNB?
Answer : When flying from JFK to JNB, it will take 14 hours and 35 minutes on average.