Cheap tickets to Johannesburg

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Last minute flights to Johannesburg

Departure Thu, 23 Nov Return Sun, 26 Nov
CPT Cape Town
HLA Johannesburg
return from 76€
Departure Wed, 29 Nov Return Tue, 05 Dec
HRE Harare
JNB Johannesburg
return from 145€
Departure Fri, 24 Nov Return Wed, 29 Nov
NBO Nairobi
JNB Johannesburg
return from 322€
Departure Wed, 29 Nov Return Tue, 12 Dec
EBB Entebbe
JNB Johannesburg
return from 268€
Popular flight routes to Johannesburg
Cape Town - Johannesburg
return from 89€
Harare - Johannesburg
return from 232€
Nairobi - Johannesburg
return from 370€
Entebbe - Johannesburg
return from 270€
Windhoek - Johannesburg
return from 182€
Lusaka - Johannesburg
return from 304€

Johannesburg holidays

Johannesburg sights and attractions

As South Africa's largest city and a major business and cultural hub, there is no shortage of sights and attractions to explore during a break in Johannesburg. This bustling, cosmopolitan city, also known as "the city of gold" or Joburg, is full of monuments and museums, huge gleaming architectural marvels and a thriving cultural scene. From modern museums showcasing innovative exhibitions to wide green spaces, diverse shopping to notable landmarks that tell the story of a city built on gold mining. Visitors additionally only need travel a short distance beyond the city limits to discover the spectacular beauty of South Africa's national parks and wildlife.

What to do in Johannesburg

Be swept away by a city break in Johannesburg that takes in world-class culture, hip retail opportunities, innumerous art galleries, and incredibly varied cuisine. Take the opportunity to learn about the city's traditional heritage at a cultural village, or experience the energetic nightlife by hitting the city's hottest night spots.

During a city break in Johannesburg, be sure to:

  • Spend the day at Gold Reef City amusement park, one of the city's top attractions located on an old gold mine
  • Visit Nelson Mandela's house in Soweto, Gauteng
  • Go on safari to catch a glimpse of the "big five"
  • Learn about local customs and traditions at a tribal village
  • Visit Constitution Hill, a National Heritage Site, to gain insight into the city's extraordinary history
  • Survey a superb collection of African art through the ages at the Johannesburg Art Gallery
  • Experience Joburg's vibrant and varied nightlife
  • Learn about South Africa's complex history at the Apartheid Museum
  • Browse the shops and galleries around the Maboneng Precinct
  • Watch groundbreaking performing arts at the Market Theatre, one of Joburg's leading cultural centres

Airports in Johannesburg

Passengers travelling to Johannesburg will land at OR Tambo International Airport (also known as Johannesburg Airport). It is one of the African continent's main international gateways and the busiest airport in South Africa.

  • OR Tambo International Airport

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    Several major airlines offer cheap flights to Johannesburg including: South African Airways, Mango and Singapore Airlines.


    OR Tambo International Airport is situated approximately 13 miles from downtown Johannesburg.


    The most convenient way for passengers to reach the city centre is to take a taxi from the taxi rank outside the Arrivals Hall. Travelers who wish to take public transportation can pick up a local bus service that leaves from both the domestic and international terminals. There is also a train that runs from the airport to Sandton, where trains can be picked up to the city.

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