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Travelers usually depart from O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International when they travel from Johannesburg to Maputo. The distance between Johannesburg and Maputo is 433 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Airlink (SAA), Qatar Airways, LAM Mozambique Airlines, British Airways, and South African Airways. Johannesburg and Maputo have 41 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Direct flights5255-15
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Airlink (SAA) on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

South African Airways on Wednesdays, and Sundays.

LAM Mozambique Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Johannesburg to Maputo

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Airlink (SAA)LNK4ZYes
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYes
LAM Mozambique AirlinesLAMTMYes
British AirwaysBAWBAYes
South African AirwaysSAASANo

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Johannesburg to Maputo?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Johannesburg and Maputo takes around 1.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Johannesburg and Maputo?
The flight distance between Johannesburg and Maputo is 433 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Johannesburg and Maputo?
Several carriers operate flights between Johannesburg and Maputo. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Airlink (SAA), LAM Mozambique Airlines, South African Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Johannesburg?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Johannesburg and Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, George, Harare, East London, London, Windhoek, Hyderabad, Bloemfontein, New York, Accra, Lagos, Nairobi, Bulawayo, Chennai, Lusaka, Mthatha, Dar es Salaam, Funchal.
What are the most popular routes to and from Maputo?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Maputo and Cape Town, Durban, Harare, London, Lisbon, Edinburgh, Vadodara, Brisbane, Shijiazhuang, Brazzaville, Cardiff, Dublin, Denpasar, Victoria Falls, Bangkok, Novosibirsk, Beira, Glasgow, Inhambane, Amsterdam.
Which airports are there in Johannesburg?
Johannesburg is mainly served by O. R. Tambo International. But there are other airports nearby, including Lanseria International, Rand Airport.
What airports are near Johannesburg?
The main airport in Johannesburg is O. R. Tambo International. It is also served by Pilanesberg International, Wonderboom.
What airports are near Maputo?
The main airport in Maputo is Maputo International. It is also served by Maputo International, King Mswati III International, Kruger Mpumalanga International, Skukuza.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Johannesburg and Maputo?
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