The cheapest times to fly from CAN to JHB are

  • February 5th to March 25th
  • July 30th to September 23rd
  • October 8th to November 25th
  • December 24th to January 14th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CAN to JHB is early November. Prices can be as high as $350 for Saturday flights during late January, or as low as $120 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Johor Bahru

Flying from Guangzhou (CAN) to Johor Bahru (JHB) will usually cost between $149 to $268 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $142. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $308. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $166 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $206 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CAN to JHB flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CAN to JHB route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CAN to JHB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CAN to JHB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Guangzhou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JHB, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into CAN. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $7 (3%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $198. Return trip prices are from the JHB to CAN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CAN to JHB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 55 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from CAN to JHB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Singapore Changi International Airport (SIN) in Singapore

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from JHB
  • Usually 1.46% less expensive than JHB
  • Nonstop flights available

See CAN to SIN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CAN to JHB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: AirAsia, China Airlines, Garuda Indonesia, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Philippine Airlines, Thai AirAsia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Senai International Airport to Baiyun International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1635 miles or 2631 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CAN to JHB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CAN to JHB flight is about 3 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Guangzhou and Johor Bahru?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from CAN to JHB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CAN
Origination airport name Baiyun International Airport
City Guangzhou
Country China
Latitude 23.4
Longitude 113.3

Return Airport

Destination code JHB
Destination airport name Senai International Airport
City Johor Bahru
Country Malaysia
Latitude 1.6
Longitude 103.7


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