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Cheapest flights to Mthatha

Cheapest flights to Mthatha in the next 3 months

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Flights from Johannesburg to Mthatha

Flights from Johannesburg to Mthatha will get you to this humming Eastern Cape town within approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes. Flights depart from O. R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) and arrive at Mthatha Airport (UTT). South African Airways is the main airline flying from Johannesburg to Mthatha. Non-stop flights from Johannesburg to Mthatha are available.

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SA Express and SA Airlink have temporarily suspended all flights between Johannesburg and Mthatha due to Mthatha Airport's downgrade.

Things to know before you travel to Mthatha

General information

Essential details you need to know before your trip.

Country South Africa
Currency South African Rand
Language Afrikaans / English / Xhosa
Hub airport Mthatha International Airport (UTT)
Time difference There is no time difference.
Travel adaptor Type D / M / N

Travel documents

You will need a South African ID card or valid passport to fly from Johannesburg to Mthatha.

Airport information

Mthatha Airport is a 25-minute drive from the Mthatha town centre.

Main attractions

Popular attractions in Mthatha include the Nelson Mandela Museum, Luchaba Nature Reserve, and Collywobbles Vulture Colony.

Cost of living in Mthatha

Compare the costs of everyday items in Johannesburg and Mthatha

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

Johannesburg R 100.00
Mthatha R 75.00

Local beer

0,5L Draught

Johannesburg R 25.00
Mthatha R 23.00

Pack of cigarettes


Johannesburg R 40.00
Mthatha R 37.00

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

Johannesburg R 10.00
Mthatha R 10.00



Johannesburg R 23.00
Mthatha R 21.00
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