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Fri, 22 Oct - Sat, 30 Oct
JNB
O.R. Tambo Intl.
ELS
East London
£108
South African Airlink
Fri, 22 Oct - Sat, 30 Oct
JNB
O.R. Tambo Intl.
ELS
East London
£115
South African Airlink
Fri, 22 Oct - Sat, 30 Oct
JNB
O.R. Tambo Intl.
ELS
East London
£123
Hahn Air Systems
Fri, 22 Oct - Sat, 30 Oct
JNB
O.R. Tambo Intl.
ELS
East London
£127
South African Airlink
Fri, 22 Oct - Sat, 30 Oct
JNB
O.R. Tambo Intl.
ELS
East London
£129
Hahn Air Systems
Fri, 22 Oct - Sat, 30 Oct
JNB
O.R. Tambo Intl.
ELS
East London
£133
British Airways
Fri, 22 Oct - Sat, 30 Oct
JNB
O.R. Tambo Intl.
ELS
East London
£145
British Airways
Thu, 21 Oct - Sat, 30 Oct
LHR
Heathrow
ELS
East London
£624
Qatar Airways
Cheap Flights from Johannesburg to East London & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA CodeJNB
Destination Airport IATA CodeELS
Number Of Flight Options1
Flight Price£107
Average Flight Time1 hour 32 mins

Helpful Johannesburg (JNB) to East London (ELS) Flight Information

Traveling From Johannesburg
Origin Airport IATA Code JNB
Traveling To East London
Destination Airport IATA Code ELS
Number of Airlines Serving 2
Available Airlines South African Airlink, Hahn Air Systems, British Airways, Qatar Airways
Distance 768 km
Direct Flight Time 1 30
Flight Price £108

FAQs about flights from Johannesburg to East London

Is it possible to fly from Johannesburg to East London right now?

Stay informed about current flying restrictions and health guidelines by visiting the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This is the page to visit for the latest requirements for your flights from Johannesburg to East London.

Is there a direct flight between Johannesburg and East London?

At the moment, no air carriers fly nonstop between Johannesburg and East London. A few advertise multi-stop flights, so factor in at least one stopover along the way.

How long is a direct flight from Johannesburg to East London?

If you're the type of jetsetter who enjoys getting to know their fellow passengers, you'll have around 1 hour and 31 minutes to do so during your direct Johannesburg to East London flight. This journey of 478 miles can be as fast as 1 hour and 30 minutes, which still gives you time to make a new friendship or two.

Can I cancel my flight booking to East London due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your East London booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Johannesburg to East London flights?

If you're flying from Johannesburg to East London, there are a few ways to get there. Here are the most popular flight routes:

  • Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) to East London Airport (ELS) - 70 flights per week
  • Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria) to ELS - 21 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Johannesburg to East London?

No two trips are the same and the airline you choose can make all the difference to your overall journey. If you're planning to fly from Johannesburg to East London, here are some of the most well-liked carriers:

  • Safair with 569 flights every month.
  • British Airways with 477 flights every month.
  • Airlink with 477 flights every month.
  • Comair with 477 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Johannesburg to East London?

With approximately 10 flights operating between Johannesburg and East London every day, it's never too late to organise a getaway to East London.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Place to stay after flight from Johannesburg to East London

The Caxton Lodge at Quigney

The Caxton Lodge at Quigney

3.5 out of 5
164 Caxton St, East London, Eastern Cape
Located in Quigney Beach, this guesthouse is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Eastern Beach and 1.3 mi (2 km) from Jan Smuts Stadium East London. Bonza Bay Beach and Nahoon ...
The Caxton Lodge at Quigney
Premier Hotel East London ICC

Premier Hotel East London ICC

4 out of 5
22 Esplanade, Beachfront, East London, Eastern Cape
The price is £67 per night from 16 May to 16 May
This family-friendly East London hotel is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of Eastern Beach and Jan Smuts Stadium East London. Bonza Bay Beach and ...
Premier Hotel East London ICC
Quarry Lake Inn

Quarry Lake Inn

4 out of 5
Quartzite Drive, The Quarry, East London, Eastern Cape
The price is £92 per night from 15 May to 15 May
Situated in East London, this guesthouse is within 3 miles (5 km) of Jan Smuts Stadium East London, Eastern Beach and Bonza Bay Beach. Nahoon Beach is 2.8 mi ...
Quarry Lake Inn

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Premier Hotel Regent

Premier Hotel Regent

3 out of 5
22 Esplanade, Beach Front, East London, Eastern Cape
The price is £45 per night from 25 May to 25 May
Located in Quigney Beach, this hotel is 1.1 mi (1.7 km) from Eastern Beach and 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Jan Smuts Stadium East London. Bonza Bay Beach and Nahoon ...
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
"Wir waren nur eine Nacht im Premier Hotel Regent. Für eine Nacht war es in Ordnung. Das Bett war nicht das bequemste, ansonsten waren wir aber zufrieden."

Reviewed on 3 Apr 2018

Premier Hotel Regent
Road Lodge East London

Road Lodge East London

1 out of 5
Corner Union Avenue and Cheltenham Road, East London, Eastern Cape
The price is £37 per night from 10 May to 10 May
Situated in East London, this hotel is 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from Jan Smuts Stadium East London and 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Eastern Beach. Nahoon Beach and Bonza Bay ...
Road Lodge East London
Thornycroft Lodge

Thornycroft Lodge

3 out of 5
C70 Thornycroft Road, East London, Eastern Cape
Situated in East London, this lodge is within 12 miles (20 km) of Beacon Bay Crossing, Jan Smuts Stadium East London and Eastern Beach. Bonza Bay Beach and Nahoon ...
Thornycroft Lodge
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