The cheapest times to fly from JNB to ABQ are
- January 15th to April 8th (except the week of March 26th)
- April 23rd to June 17th (except the week of May 7th)
- September 3rd to September 16th
- October 15th to November 25th (except the week of October 22nd)
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 JNB to ABQ is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2053 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1159 for Monday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to Albuquerque
Flying from Johannesburg (JNB) to Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) will usually cost between $1181 to $1728 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1177. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1788. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $611 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1248 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JNB to ABQ flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the JNB to ABQ route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the JNB to ABQ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Johannesburg. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $153 (8%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1269. Return trip prices are from the ABQ to JNB flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from JNB to ABQ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 27 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from JNB to ABQ while comparing.
- 50 miles (80 km) away from ABQ
- Usually 2.16% less expensive than ABQ
- 2-layover flights available
Flight Hacking JNB to ABQ
Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from JNB to ABQ — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $1066
- Average savings: $183 (14.62%)
- Price for both tickets: $1173
- Average savings: $75 (6.01%)
- Price for both tickets: $1186
- Average savings: $62 (4.97%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from JNB to ABQ? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, South African, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Albuquerque International Sunport Airport to Oliver Reginald Tambo International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 9704 miles or 15617 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from JNB to ABQ?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop JNB to ABQ flight is about 18 hour 27 minutes.
How many flights go between Johannesburg and Albuquerque, NM?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from JNB to ABQ.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Oliver Reginald Tambo International Airport|
|Destination airport name||Albuquerque International Sunport Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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