Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg O.R. Tambo in 2019

Flight information Cape Town to Johannesburg O.R. Tambo

Cheapest roundtrip price last month


Non-stop airlines


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Average flight time, total distance 1273 kilometers

1h 55min

Most popular airline last month

British Airways

Johannesburg O.R. Tambo and Johannesburg Randburg Heliport

2 airports

Flying out of Cape Town

Cape Town International Airport (CPT) is Cape Town's primary airport and is located 20km from the city center. It handles both domestic and international flights. You can get to the airport by taxi or by taking a My CiTi shuttle bus which runs every 20 minutes and connects to the airport from a variety of Cape Town city locations. Direct flights to Johannesburg from Cape Town run multiple times per day. Each flight lasts roughly 2 hours. Use Skyscanner's fight search feature to find the best deals on flights to Johannesburg from Cape Town. All you have to do is enter the dates you want to fly!

Cape Town Airport has separate terminals for domestic and international flights. Passengers flying from Cape Town to Johannesburg will depart from the south domestic terminal. All passengers must check in at the central terminal before proceeding to their terminal. The departures area has various shops and restaurants as well as passenger lounges. Several airlines offer VIP lounges in the domestic terminal. It is best to arrive at least one and a half hours before your scheduled departure to allow time to go through security.

Arriving at Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport

Johannesburg's O.R. Tambo Airport (JNB) is a major international and domestic airport serving Johannesburg and Pretoria. It is located 22.5km east of Johannesburg city center. The airport has plenty of food and beverage options available in the public area. You can get to the city center by taking the Rea Vaya bus, an affordable rapid transit bus that travels in a dedicated bus lane. A rail link connects passengers to Pretoria or to the Johannesburg suburb of Sandton, and taxis can be found at the taxi rank just outside the arrivals area. Car rentals are available at the airport from many internationally recognized organizations.

O.R. Tambo Airport has several hotels nearby that are easily reached from the airport. Book your own hotel early, especially if you are visiting during the busy summer season, which runs from December to February. Johannesburg's business district is in the shiny suburb of Sandton, while the city of Johannesburg is one of the youngest major cities in the world. Once home to Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu, Johannesburg's turbulent history is memorialized in the National Apartheid Museum and the Mandela House Museum.

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