Cheap flights from Ottawa to Johannesburg

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The best prices from Ottawa to Johannesburg are usually found in April or February, booked 57 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Ottawa (YOW) to Johannesburg (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best YOW to JNB flight in 2021: compare Ottawa to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.
YOW - JNB
Price
C$ 889 - C$ 1,605
JNB
Temperature
18 - 26 °C
JNB
Rainfall
4 - 151 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 1,143

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 889

From Ottawa to Johannesburg

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Ottawa to Johannesburg?

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 12%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Ottawa to Johannesburg?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 25% on flights from Ottawa to Johannesburg compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at C$ 1,131. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 1,351.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Ottawa to Johannesburg?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Johannesburg. Flights to Johannesburg from Ottawa in March are about C$ 1,059 on average during March, but can be found for as low as C$ 873.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Ottawa to Johannesburg (YOW - JNB)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Ottawa to Johannesburg in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 14% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Johannesburg in May, June 2021

The best prices found for YOW to JNB flights for May, June
7 May - 14 May
C$ 5,378pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
7 May - 14 May
C$ 7,626pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
7 May - 14 May
C$ 7,865pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

Ottawa to Johannesburg 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Ottawa found for this year
1 Sep - 15 Sep
C$ 960pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Air France
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
1 Sep - 15 Sep
C$ 1,007pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
16 Nov - 20 Nov
C$ 1,033pp
YOW
Ottawa
Delta
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Delta
     
3 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

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Flight FAQs

From Ottawa to Johannesburg

Can I find flights from Ottawa to Johannesburg for under C$ 982 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Johannesburg for under C$ 982. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 960, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 1,045.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Ottawa to Johannesburg OR Tambo to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Ottawa to Johannesburg OR Tambo are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Ottawa to Johannesburg OR Tambo have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air Canada, Lufthansa, and South African flying from Ottawa to Johannesburg OR Tambo have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Ottawa to Johannesburg for under C$ 982 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Ottawa to Johannesburg, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Does it rain more in Ottawa or Johannesburg?

Ottawa will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to Johannesburg over the next 19 days.

Is Ottawa weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

Expect the weather to be around 27 °C on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Johannesburg is generally colder than in Ottawa.

How long is the flight from Ottawa to Johannesburg?

A quick flight from Ottawa to Johannesburg can take about 33h 45m. SWISS provides one of the quickest options available for as low as C$ 1,169.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Ottawa to Johannesburg round-trip?

Currently priced at C$ 1,169, SWISS will fly you from Ottawa to Johannesburg and back. In addition to SWISS, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip.

Alternative routes for Ottawa to Johannesburg

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Johannesburg

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Ottawa to Johannesburg.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = R11.73
Average temperature for May in Johannesburg
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Johannesburg
25.0 mm

Airports servicing Ottawa

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Top 5 airlines flying from Ottawa to Johannesburg

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Ottawa to Johannesburg choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
KLM
C$ 683 C$ 836 No cancel fee 75%
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Delta
C$ 662 C$ 854 No cancel fee N/A
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Air Canada
C$ 720 C$ 1,050 No cancel fee 67%
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Lufthansa
C$ 711 C$ 1,086 No cancel fee 76%
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South African
C$ 976 C$ 1,163 No cancel fee 78%

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