Cheap flights from Lusaka to Johannesburg

Flights starting at £226. Choose between Airlink (SAA), Emirates, or Fly Safair to find the best price.

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Book your trip to arrive at O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International. The distance between Lusaka and Johannesburg is 1203 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Airlink (SAA), Emirates, Fly Safair, Qatar Airways, and Rwandair Express. Lusaka and Johannesburg have 142 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Airlink (SAA) on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Cem Air on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Proflight Zambia on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

South African Airways on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Rwandair Express on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Lusaka to Johannesburg

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Airlink (SAA)LNK4ZYesNo
EmiratesUAEEKNoNo
Fly SafairSFRFAYesNo
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYes0
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Rwandair ExpressRWDWBYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Lusaka to Johannesburg?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Lusaka and Johannesburg takes around 2.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Lusaka and Johannesburg?
The flight distance between Lusaka and Johannesburg is 1203 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Lusaka and Johannesburg?
Several carriers operate flights between Lusaka and Johannesburg. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Rwandair Express, Cem Air, Proflight Zambia, Airlink (SAA), South African Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Lusaka?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Lusaka and Dar es Salaam, Perth, Durban, Cape Town, Nairobi, Edinburgh, Kyiv, Maseru, Port Elizabeth, Ahmedabad, Mount Kilimanjaro, Northern Cyprus, Edmonton, Sharm El Sheikh, Shenyang, George, Bengaluru, Hanoi, Lahore, Bishkek.
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, London, George, Harare, East London, Manchester, Bulawayo, Bloemfontein, Accra, Denpasar, Ho Chi Minh City, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Entebbe, Dar es Salaam, Gaborone, Tokyo, Hangzhou.
What airports are near Lusaka?
The main airport in Lusaka is Kenneth Kaunda International. It is also served by Kenneth Kaunda International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Lusaka and Johannesburg?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Lusaka and Johannesburg thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Lusaka and Johannesburg can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Lusaka and Johannesburg?
Currently, you can fly between Lusaka and Johannesburg with Airlink (SAA), Emirates, Fly Safair, Qatar Airways, Rwandair Express.
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