Flights from Johannesburg to Kigali, Rwanda

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Johannesburg to Kigali Last modified: Sep 19, 2023 11:44 -04:00

We've scanned 109 155 000 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Kigali. RwandAir & Multiple Airlines frequently offer the best deals to Kigali flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Sat 11/11
Sat 11/18
R7 720
Multiple Airlines
Sat 09/23
1 stop
Sun 09/24
1 stop
R11 913
Thu 09/21
1 stop
Tue 09/26
1 stop
R12 333

How Much is a Flight from Johannesburg to Kigali?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Johannesburg to Kigali, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R11 151.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Johannesburg to Kigali?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Johannesburg to Kigali based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Johannesburg to Kigali?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Johannesburg to Kigali.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R7 987 R7 987
7-14 days R7 758 R13 648
14-21 days R7 739 R13 076
21-30 days R24 550 R12 771
30-60 days R7 720 R12 390
60-90 days R7 720 R12 390
90+ days R7 968 R12 504

Cheapest Day To Fly from Johannesburg to Kigali

We've examined 215 181 508 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Johannesburg to Kigali is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R12 771R12 504R7 987R12 771R13 076R6 367R12 504

Compare Flight Prices from Johannesburg to Kigali by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Johannesburg to Kigali flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Johannesburg Kigali RwandAir 2023/09/28 2023/10/04 0 R7 987
October Johannesburg Kigali Kenya 2023/10/26 2023/11/01 1 R12 390
November Johannesburg Kigali Kenya 2023/11/08 2023/11/16 1 R12 504
December Johannesburg Kigali Kenya 2023/12/14 2023/12/20 1 R12 390
January Johannesburg Kigali Kenya 2024/01/16 2024/01/23 1 R12 504
February Johannesburg Kigali Kenya 2024/02/14 2024/02/18 1 R12 390
March Johannesburg Kigali Multiple Airlines 2024/03/13 2024/03/31 2 R15 154
April Johannesburg Kigali Kenya 2024/04/13 2024/04/17 1 R12 390

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Johannesburg to Kigali

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Johannesburg to Kigali. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

24 25 26 27 28 29 30
R12 485
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
R12 485 R21 806
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
R12 485
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
R12 485 R13 076

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Johannesburg to Kigali

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Johannesburg to Kigali is R12 580.

The average price for direct flights from Johannesburg to Kigali is R7 987.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Johannesburg to Kigali.

Weekly Direct Flights from Johannesburg to Kigali - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
RwandAir 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:10 22:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Johannesburg to Kigali

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Johannesburg to Kigali. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Johannesburg to Kigali is R10 427.

The average price for round trip flights from Johannesburg to Kigali is R12 580.

Johannesburg to Kigali Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Johannesburg to Kigali?
Answer: The average Johannesburg to Kigali flight time is 3 hours and 50 minutes.
Question: How far is Kigali from Johannesburg?
Answer: The distance from Johannesburg to Kigali is 2 692 kilometers (1 673 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Johannesburg to Kigali?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Johannesburg to Kigali.
Question: What are the most popular Johannesburg airlines for direct flights from Johannesburg to Kigali?
Answer: RwandAir Express provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Johannesburg and Kigali.

Johannesburg to Kigali Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Johannesburg and Kigali. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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