Cheap flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg

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The best prices from Vancouver to Johannesburg are usually found in May or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Vancouver (YVR) to Johannesburg (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best YVR to JNB flight in 2021: compare Vancouver to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.
8CA - JNB
Price
C$ 1,088 - C$ 1,585
JNB
Temperature
18 - 26 °C
JNB
Rainfall
4 - 151 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 1,088

From Vancouver to Johannesburg

One-way from

C$ 907

One-way flight from Vancouver 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 Vancouver to Johannesburg?

Flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg are generally found to be more expensive on Thursday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Johannesburg.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 25% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Vancouver to Johannesburg 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as C$ 1,131, or C$ 1,351 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

March can be a great time to fly to Johannesburg from Vancouver with a flight ticket averaging about C$ 1,059. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as C$ 873. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Vancouver to Johannesburg (8CA - JNB)?

It’s optimal to fly from Vancouver to Johannesburg at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 15% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg in May, June 2021

The best prices found for YVR to JNB flights for May, June
13 May - 23 Jun
C$ 939pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
13 May - 26 Jun
C$ 943pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
14 May - 23 Jun
C$ 1,065pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver to Johannesburg 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Vancouver found for this year
9 Sep - 6 Oct
C$ 920pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
13 May - 23 Jun
C$ 939pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
13 May - 26 Jun
C$ 943pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Last minute flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg

Late deals on round-trip flights to Johannesburg from Vancouver, departing today and this week
13 May - 23 Jun
C$ 939pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
13 May - 26 Jun
C$ 943pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
14 May - 23 Jun
C$ 1,065pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

One-way flights to Johannesburg from Vancouver

The cheapest one-way flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg
10:50 a.m. - 4:30 a.m.
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
56h 40m
YVR - JNB
Multiple Airlines
C$ 908
Gate1.ca
4:20 a.m. - 9:05 a.m.
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
43h 45m
YVR - JNB
Multiple Airlines
C$ 984
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Flight FAQs

From Vancouver to Johannesburg

What airport do you fly into for flights to Johannesburg from Vancouver?

If you book a flight to Johannesburg from Vancouver, you will be flying to OR Tambo, which is the city’s only airport. Johannesburg OR Tambo (JNB) is located 20.7 km from the centre of Johannesburg. There are 0 flights from Vancouver to OR Tambo per day from 11 different airlines.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Vancouver 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. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Vancouver to Johannesburg OR Tambo. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Vancouver to Johannesburg OR Tambo have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air Canada, Cathay Pacific, and KLM are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air Canada with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg for under C$ 982. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just C$ 920, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 1,028.

Are there direct flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg for under C$ 860 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Vancouver to Johannesburg for under C$ 982?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than C$ 982.

Is Vancouver weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 26 °C on average in the month of January. The temperature in Johannesburg is typically hotter than in Vancouver. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Vancouver to Johannesburg?

There are many flights that can get you from Vancouver to Johannesburg in 22h 45m. Fly via Delta, British Airways, or Lufthansa to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Vancouver to Johannesburg round-trip?

Turkish Airlines, at C$ 920, was found to be the cheapest airline from Vancouver to Johannesburg.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include British Airways and SWISS. You may be able to fly from Vancouver to Johannesburg for 25% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

Destination information for Johannesburg

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Vancouver 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 Vancouver

Vancouver Intl (YVR)
Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Top 9 airlines flying from Vancouver to Johannesburg

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Vancouver 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
American Airlines
C$ 846 C$ 958 No cancel fee 71%
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Lufthansa
C$ 789 C$ 1,036 No cancel fee 76%
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Cathay Pacific
C$ 871 C$ 1,043 No cancel fee 72%
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KLM
C$ 811 C$ 1,053 No cancel fee 75%
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Delta
C$ 823 C$ 1,113 No cancel fee N/A
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Air Canada
C$ 815 C$ 1,137 No cancel fee 67%
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South African
C$ 797 C$ 1,220 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by South African. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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SWISS
C$ 815 C$ 1,293 No cancel fee 79%
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British Airways
C$ 753 C$ 1,424 No cancel fee 70%
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