$492 Cheap Flights from New York (JFK) to Johannesburg (JNB)

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Cheap Flights from John F. Kennedy Intl. to O.R. Tambo Intl.

Prices were available within the past 7 days and starts at $492 for one-way flights and $739 for round trip, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Kenya Airways
Etihad Airways
Qatar Airways
Virgin Atlantic
Egyptair
Turkish Airlines
Delta
Delta
Ethiopian Airlines
Ethiopian Airlines
Kenya Airways
Turkish Airlines
Virgin Atlantic
Etihad Airways
Air France
KLM
KLM
Air France
Qatar Airways
Swiss International Air Lines
Flight from New York to Johannesburg route information
Origin AirportJohn F. Kennedy Intl.
Destination AirportO.R. Tambo Intl.
Airlines ServingAir France, American Airlines, Austrian Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Egyptair, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, Iberia, KLM, Kenya Airways, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Rwandair, Swiss International Air Lines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic
Flight Price$739
Distance7971 mi

New York to Johannesburg Flights

Whether you’re looking for a grand adventure or just want to get away for a last-minute break, flights from New York to Johannesburg offer the perfect respite. Not only does exploring Johannesburg provide the chance to make some magical memories, dip into delectable dishes, and tour the local landmarks, but the cheap airfare means you won’t bust your budget. So no matter whether your ideal itinerary involves flying one way, non-stop, or round trip, you’re bound to find flights that match your schedule on Expedia, and at prices that won’t shock your wallet.

Bagging a cheap flight from New York to Johannesburg may mean more dollars to spend on for one-of-a-kind souvenirs when you arrive, but it doesn’t mean you have to skimp on your travel experience, as Expedia offers a sizzling selection of cheap airlines that’ll put you in your happy place on their planes, whether that’s getting lost in a hair-raising airport thriller, dreaming on the passing landscape over a glass of bubbly, or jotting down your vacation bucket list at 38,000 feet. There’s also bound to be plenty of opportunities to snap a few photos of the high life that will make your friends green with envy. After all, enjoying the journey is part of the fun.

With so many affordable flights and so many wonderful adventures awaiting you, there’s no reason to put off booking a fantastic flight from to today. So don’t leave it to the last minute to make your dream trip a reality: pack your bags with your go-to travel accessories, put together your list of must-see attractions and can’t-miss activities, and get ready to broaden your horizons – with Expedia, the wonders of Johannesburg are only a plane trip away. Book your travel arrangements with us today!

If you would like to book flights to Johannesburg more flexibly many prefer to purchase one-way tickets with options to take different airlines. A one way ticket to Johannesburg is $492 now!

Frequently asked questions

How much is a flight from John F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK) to O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB)?
The lowest price advertised for a round-trip flight between JFK Airport and O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) is $739. But you better get a move on. This price is taken from fares listed within the last 7 days on Expedia for flights departing within the next year. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.
Do I need to pay a cancellation fee if I cancel my flight from JFK Airport to JNB?
Each air carrier has its own terms and conditions. If you do decide to cancel, follow the instructions on our Customer Service Portal.
How do I find cheap flights from JFK Airport to O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) that have flexible change policies?
Many airlines offer the option to reschedule your flight without a change fee. All you pay is the difference between the original flight and the new flight. When you’re searching for JFK Airport to Johannesburg Airport flights, you’ll see a “no change fees” filter for you to select.
How many hours is the flight from JFK Airport to JNB?
Averaging 19 hours and 18 minutes, the flight from JFK to JNB is a long one. To make your time on board more pleasant, bring a neck pillow and some noise-canceling headphones.
How far is the flight from JFK Airport to O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB)?
You’ll have 7,955 mi (12,800 km) to cover on the long-haul Jamaica to Kempton Park route. Wear layers of comfortable clothes and consider taking a pair of noise-canceling headphones.
Which airlines fly direct from John F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK) to JNB?
Unfortunately, there aren’t any airlines that directly fly between John F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK) and JNB. You’ll have to book a flight with at least one stop.
Are JFK Airport to JNB flight tickets cheaper when they're purchased at the last minute?
Last-minute bookings from JFK to Johannesburg Airport can be hit-or-miss. You may be able to find a bargain, but you could also completely miss out! If you’d rather start your trip planning early, Expedia compares flight deals up to 12 months in advance. Just bear in mind that not all airlines list their prices that far in advance. Our suggestion? Check back often as prices are updated regularly.
Can I fly from JFK to O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) right now?
To see what travel restrictions and quarantine requirements are in place for different citizens flying from John F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK) to O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) please visit our COVID 19 travel advisor portal link
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