The cheapest times to fly from CDG to JNB are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to June 24th
  • October 29th to December 9th

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 CDG to JNB is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1116 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $441 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Johannesburg

Flying from Paris (CDG) to Johannesburg (JNB) will usually cost between $445 to $898 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $450. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $996. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $546 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $496 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CDG to JNB flight.

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

CDG to JNB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CDG to JNB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Paris. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JNB, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into CDG. 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 $68 (11%) 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 $527. Return trip prices are from the JNB to CDG 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 CDG to JNB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 45 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CDG to JNB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 31 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Air Austral, Air France, Air Madagascar, Air Mauritius, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Alitalia, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, China Eastern, EgyptAir, El Al, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, Saudia, South African, SriLankan, SWISS, TAAG, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Oliver Reginald Tambo International Airport to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5428 miles or 8735 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CDG to JNB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CDG to JNB flight is about 10 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Paris and Johannesburg?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from CDG to JNB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CDG
Origination airport name Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
City Paris
Country France
Latitude 49
Longitude 2.6

Return Airport

Destination code JNB
Destination airport name Oliver Reginald Tambo International Airport
City Johannesburg
Country South Africa
Latitude -26.1
Longitude 28.2


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