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Book your trip to arrive at O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International. The distance between Mthatha and Johannesburg is 603 km. The most popular airline for this route is Airlink (SAA). Mthatha and Johannesburg have 21 direct flights per week.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Mthatha to Johannesburg?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Mthatha and Johannesburg takes around 1.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Mthatha and Johannesburg?
The flight distance between Mthatha and Johannesburg is 603 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Mthatha and Johannesburg?
Several carriers operate flights between Mthatha and Johannesburg. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Airlink (SAA).
What are the most popular routes to and from Mthatha?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mthatha and Cape Town, Harare.
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, Lusaka, Accra, Denpasar, Ho Chi Minh City, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Entebbe, Dar es Salaam, Gaborone, Tokyo.
What airports are near Mthatha?
The main airport in Mthatha is Mthatha. It is also served by East London, Mthatha.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Mthatha and Johannesburg?
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Which airlines fly between Mthatha and Johannesburg?
Currently, you can fly between Mthatha and Johannesburg with Airlink (SAA).
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