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Cheapest flights to Rome

Cheapest flights to Rome in the next 3 months

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Flights from Johannesburg to Rome

Flights from Johannesburg to Rome will whisk you off to the ‘Eternal City’ within approximately 13 hours and 25 minutes. Planes depart from O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) and Lanseria International Airport (HLA), touching down at Fiumicino Leonardo da Vinci International Airport (FCO) and Ciampino Airport (CIA). Popular airlines flying from Johannesburg to Rome include: Lufthansa, Swiss International Air Lines, South African Airways, Air France and Ethiopian Airways. There are no direct flights available from Johannesburg to Rome, but connecting flights with one stop-over will take you to this romantic destination.

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Things to know before you travel to Rome

General information

Essential details you need to know before your trip.

Exchange rate 1 ZAR = 0.07 EUR
Time difference There is no time difference between Johannesburg and Rome in winter; in summer, Rome is 1 hour behind.
Travel adaptor Type F / L

Travel documents

South Africans need a valid passport and Schengen visa to fly from Johannesburg to Rome.

Airport information

The cultural city centre is a 45-minute drive from Fiumicino Leonardo da Vinci Airport, while Ciampino Airport is just 30 minutes away.

Main attractions

Rome’s featured attractions include The Colosseum, Trevi Fountain and Vatican City.

Cost of living in Rome

Compare the costs of everyday items in Johannesburg and Rome

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

Johannesburg R 100
Rome R 222

Local beer

0,5L Draught

Johannesburg R 22
Rome R 67

Pack of cigarettes


Johannesburg R 38
Rome R 77

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

Johannesburg R 11
Rome R 21



Johannesburg R 20
Rome R 18
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