The cheapest times to fly from JNB to LAS are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • April 23rd to June 17th (except the weeks of May 21st and June 4th)
  • September 3rd to September 23rd
  • October 8th to December 2nd (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 LAS is early March. Prices can be as high as $2106 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1018 for Tuesday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Las Vegas

Flying from Johannesburg (JNB) to Las Vegas, NV (LAS) will usually cost between $1021 to $1389 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $1020. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1674. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $653 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1109 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JNB to LAS flight.

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

JNB to LAS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JNB to LAS 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 $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAS, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into JNB. 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 $134 (10%) 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 $1097. Return trip prices are from the LAS to JNB 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 JNB to LAS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 19 hour 18 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking JNB to LAS

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 LAS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Frankfurt (JNB > FRA > LAS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1021
  • Average savings: $89 (7.98%)

See JNB to DUB flights

Hack #2: Dublin (JNB > DUB > LAS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1052
  • Average savings: $58 (5.18%)

See JNB to FRA flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (JNB > JFK > LAS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1068
  • Average savings: $42 (3.74%)

See JNB to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 28 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta, EgyptAir, El Al, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, LATAM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from McCarran International Airport to Oliver Reginald Tambo International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 10178 miles or 16380 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JNB to LAS flight is about 19 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Johannesburg and Las Vegas, NV?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from JNB to LAS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code LAS
Destination airport name McCarran International Airport
City Las Vegas, NV
Country the United States
Latitude 36.1
Longitude -115.2


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