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Travelers usually depart from Narita International, Haneda, or Tokyo Train Station when they travel from Tokyo to Johannesburg. Book your trip to arrive at O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International. The most popular airlines for this route are Fly Safair, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Thai Airways International, and Japan Airlines. Tokyo and Johannesburg have 346 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Tokyo to Johannesburg

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Fly SafairSFRFAYes
EmiratesUAEEKNo
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYes
Thai Airways InternationalTHATGNo
Japan AirlinesJALJLYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

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Most travelers from Japan can enter South Africa, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results required
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Return

COVID-19 testing
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • Mandatory COVID-19 test
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results
  • Mandatory written pledge
  • Mandatory health and location monitoring app
  • Mandatory quarantine questionnaire

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in South Africa in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Tokyo?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Tokyo and Hong Kong, Taipei, Bangkok, Manila, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Sydney, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Sapporo, London, Seoul, Melbourne, Perth, Kaohsiung, Cebu, Jakarta, Angeles, New Delhi, Osaka.
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, Hangzhou.
Which airports are there in Tokyo?
Tokyo is mainly served by Narita International. But there are other airports nearby, including Haneda, Yokota Air Base.
What airports are near Tokyo?
The main airport in Tokyo is Narita International. It is also served by Matsumoto, Fukushima, Ibaraki, Shizuoka.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Tokyo and Johannesburg?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Tokyo and Johannesburg thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Tokyo 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 Tokyo and Johannesburg?
Currently, you can fly between Tokyo and Johannesburg with Fly Safair, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Thai Airways International, Japan Airlines.
When's the best time to travel between Tokyo and Johannesburg?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Tokyo and Johannesburg, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between Tokyo and Johannesburg?
Traveling between Tokyo and Johannesburg, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
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