The cheapest times to fly from JNB to YYZ are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 30th to May 20th
  • October 15th to December 9th (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 YYZ is early November. Prices can be as high as $1312 for Saturday flights during early July, or as low as $757 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Toronto

Flying from Johannesburg (JNB) to Toronto (YYZ) will usually cost between $757 to $1191 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 $772. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $1171. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $399 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $873 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JNB to YYZ flight.

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

JNB to YYZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JNB to YYZ flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as 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 depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Toronto, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Johannesburg. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $106 (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 $887. Return trip prices are from the YYZ 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 YYZ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 56 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, ASKY, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta, EgyptAir, El Al, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, LATAM, Lufthansa, SAS, South African, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Lester B. Pearson International Airport to Oliver Reginald Tambo International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8306 miles or 13367 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JNB to YYZ flight is about 15 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Johannesburg and Toronto?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from JNB to YYZ.


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 YYZ
Destination airport name Lester B. Pearson International Airport
City Toronto
Country Canada
Latitude 43.7
Longitude -79.6


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