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Book Cheap Flights from Johannesburg to Zambia

Cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Zambia

Cheapest flights to Zambia in the next 3 months

Flight Route Airline Trip Type Travel Dates Searched Price from
Johannesburg - Lusaka Jet Star Return Oct 14 - Oct 17 1 day ago R4,509

Flights from Johannesburg to Zambia

Flights from Johannesburg to Zambia will transport you to this southern African jewel within approximately 1 hour and 55 minutes. Flights depart from O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB), arriving at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (LUN). Well-known airlines flying from Johannesburg to Zambia include South African Airways, British Airways, Air Namibia and Kenya Airways. Direct flights from Johannesburg to Zambia are available.

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Things to know before you travel to Zambia

General information

Essential details you need to know before your trip.

Country Zambia
Currency Zambian Kwacha (ZMW)
Exchange rate 1 ZAR = 736.18 ZMK
Language English
Hub airport Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (LUN)
Time difference There is no time difference between Johannesburg and Zambia
Travel adaptor Type C / D / G

Travel documents

You will need a valid South African passport to fly from Johannesburg to Zambia. South African passport holders are exempt from a tourist visa.

Airport information

Kenneth Kaunda International Airport is a 25-minute drive from the vibrant city of the capital, Lusaka.

Main attractions

Zambia’s most spell-binding attractions include the famous Victoria Falls in Livingstone, the Copperbelt Museum in Ndola and Lusaka’s Munda Wanga Environmental Park.

Cost of living in Zambia

Compare the costs of everyday items in Johannesburg and Zambia

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

Johannesburg R 100
Lusaka R 71

Local beer

0,5L Draught

Johannesburg R 22
Lusaka R 14

Pack of cigarettes


Johannesburg R 38
Lusaka R 36

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

Johannesburg R 12
Lusaka R 28



Johannesburg R 20
Lusaka R 33
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