Lagos to Johannesburg flights from $447

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Book your trip to arrive at O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International. The distance between Lagos and Johannesburg is 4529 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Fly Safair, Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways, Qatar Airways, and Kulula. Lagos and Johannesburg have 172 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Fly SafairSFRFAYesNo
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYesNo
Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYesNo
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYes0
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KululaCAWMNYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Lagos to Johannesburg?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Lagos and Johannesburg takes around 5.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Lagos and Johannesburg?
The flight distance between Lagos and Johannesburg is 4529 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Lagos and Johannesburg?
Several carriers operate flights between Lagos and Johannesburg. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include South African Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Lagos?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Lagos and Abuja, Accra, Owerri, Benin City, Port Harcourt, Asaba, London, Kano, New York, Uyo, Kaduna, Enugu, Atlanta, Dakar, Calabar, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Houston, Sydney, Warri.
What are the most popular routes to and from Johannesburg?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Johannesburg and Cape Town, Durban, Harare, New York, Accra, São Paulo, Port Elizabeth, Tel Aviv, Windhoek, Lusaka, Entebbe, Livingstone, Rio de Janeiro, London, East London, Victoria Falls, George, Bulawayo, Nairobi, Paris.
What airports are near Lagos?
The main airport in Lagos is Murtala Muhammed International. It is also served by Murtala Muhammed International, Ilorin International, Benin, Akure, Cadjehoun, Ibadan.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Lagos and Johannesburg?
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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 Lagos and Johannesburg?
Currently, you can fly between Lagos and Johannesburg with Fly Safair, Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways, Qatar Airways, Kulula.
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