Cheap flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg

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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 - ZA1
Price
C$ 886 - C$ 1,291
ZA1
Temperature
10 - 20 °C
ZA1
Precipitation
0 - 120 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

Average price

C$ 1,175

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 1,103

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 month to fly from Vancouver to Johannesburg?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Johannesburg from Vancouver. Users have commonly found prices around C$ 1,247 for the month, but tickets can be as low as C$ 1,026. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Vancouver to Johannesburg (8CA - ZA1)?

When flying from Vancouver to Johannesburg, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

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 20% 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$ 1,286, or C$ 1,496 for flights within the next 24 hours.

Cheap flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg in October, November 2021

The best prices found for YVR to JNB flights for October, November
12 Nov - 19 Nov
C$ 993pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
24 Oct - 11 Nov
C$ 1,001pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
25 Oct - 13 Nov
C$ 1,010pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver to Johannesburg 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Johannesburg from Vancouver found for this year
12 Nov - 19 Nov
C$ 993pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
24 Oct - 11 Nov
C$ 1,001pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
25 Oct - 13 Nov
C$ 1,010pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
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
24 Oct - 11 Nov
C$ 1,001pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
24 Oct - 11 Nov
C$ 1,027pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
23 Oct - 11 Nov
C$ 1,062pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Vancouver to Johannesburg

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air Canada, Cathay Pacific, and KLM flying from Vancouver to Johannesburg have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg for under C$ 900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg for under C$ 900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just C$ 873, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 956.

Are there last-minute flights available from Vancouver to Johannesburg for under C$ 1,000?

There are currently 7+ open flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg within the next 7 days for less than C$ 1,000.

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

According to our current data, British Airways (C$ 873), Turkish Airlines (C$ 907), and American Airlines (C$ 960) offers the cheapest pricing from Vancouver to Johannesburg. You may be able to fly from Vancouver to Johannesburg for 30% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Vancouver to Johannesburg?

Before booking your flight from Vancouver to Johannesburg check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air Canada or British Airways.

What are the cheapest flights from Vancouver to Johannesburg?

While on average a flight from Vancouver to Johannesburg is generally C$ 2,618, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is C$ 913. When looking at the most popular route, (Vancouver Intl - Johannesburg OR Tambo), you can expect to pay C$ 907 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Johannesburg, South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Johannesburg from Vancouver?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Vancouver to Johannesburg

Most visitors from Vancouver need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Johannesburg.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Vancouver must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Vancouver are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Do I need a test to fly back to Vancouver from Johannesburg?

Returning to Vancouver from Johannesburg

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Vancouver.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg are not required to quarantine after entering Vancouver.

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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 = R11.95
Average temperature for October in Johannesburg
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Johannesburg
79.0 mm

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Intl (YVR)
Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Lanseria (HLA)

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
British Airways
C$ 938 C$ 1,773 No cancel fee 70%
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Lufthansa
C$ 982 C$ 1,289 No cancel fee 76%
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South African
C$ 992 C$ 1,519 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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KLM
C$ 1,009 C$ 1,311 No cancel fee 75%
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SWISS
C$ 1,014 C$ 1,610 No cancel fee 79%
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Air Canada
C$ 1,015 C$ 1,415 No cancel fee 67%
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Delta
C$ 1,025 C$ 1,386 No cancel fee N/A
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American Airlines
C$ 1,053 C$ 1,193 No cancel fee 71%
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Cathay Pacific
C$ 1,084 C$ 1,298 No cancel fee 72%
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