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Flights from Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth (Gqeberha)

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You will have a choice between cheap domestic tickets from Airlink, Kulula Airlines, Mango Airlines, South African Airways, Flysafair and SA Express. Learn more about the flight between Johannesburg and Port Elizabeth and the activities offered in the Eastern Cape’s friendliest city below.


Why Visit Port Elizabeth (Gqeberha)?

Booking a flight to Port Elizabeth, renamed Gqeberha, is bound to be a welcoming experience. The friendly city is home to active citizens who take pride in their outdoor activities and natural environment. Here are just a few reasons to visit PE.


Beautiful Beaches

Port Elizabeth’s coastal suburb of Summerstrand borders the Nelson Mandela University campus, which is a private nature reserve, and the prestigious 18-hole Humewood Golf Club.

The boardwalk along the seaside is the ideal route to run, cycle, or walk. It takes you along Kings Beach, Pollock Beach, Shark Rock Pier, and Humewood Beach.


Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium

Visit Port Elizabeth’s world-class stadium for a sporting or entertainment event. Constructed to host the 2010 Fifa World Cup matches, the stadium is capable of hosting 48 000 spectators. It is located alongside the North End Lake and is a recognisable landmark when flying into the city.


Other Attractions

Port Elizabeth offers great coffee, craft beer, and outdoor activities. Mastertons Coffee is the longest running roastery in South Africa and is only 3 km from the Port Elizabeth International Airport in the suburb of Walmer.

Heading towards the ocean from Walmer, you can visit the largest indoor climbing gym in the Eastern Cape to exercise or enjoy a yoga class. The nearby Richmond Hill Brewing Company in South End and Beershack in Humewood offer delicious craft beer on tap and live music in the evenings.

Cheap Flights from Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth

How much are flights from Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth?


Prices based on live searches up till 17 May 05:00 and are subject to change.


Best Time to Book Cheap Flights to Port Elizabeth from Johannesburg

Through our experience of processing flights for tons of people we have noticed trends relating to the best time, day and month to book cheap flights in South Africa. If you are wondering what is the best time to book cheap flights from Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth, you’ll find your answer here.

The cheapest time of day to book a flight on average is in the morning, which can save you 44% when compared to a flight in the evening. Flights are cheapest in July and August as the demand is normally the lowest during this time.

Midweek between Tuesday and Thursday are on average the cheapest days to book your flight. Mondays tend to be the most expensive day to fly to Port Elizabeth. Airlink, British Airways, and FlySafair are some of the airlines offering the cheapest flights to PE.

How long in advance should I book for the best price? The best prices for flights from Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth are usually found one day in advance.


Why You Should Find Cheap Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth Flights

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The Flight to Port Elizabeth from Johannesburg

A flight from Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth starts at the OR Tambo International Airport and ends at the Dawid Stuurman International Airport. The travel time between the two airports depends on flight routes, the weather conditions, and the airline.

Typically, the route takes 1 hour and 35 minutes. The short travel time makes it possible for business travellers to return to Johannesburg on the same day.

The domestic flight carriers servicing this route are trusted and offer the expected amenities. These services include onboard catering (typically no hot foods), snacks, and in-flight magazines.


When is the Best Time to Visit Port Elizabeth?

Port Elizabeth offers great outdoor weather for ocean activities all year round, making it a suitable holiday destination. Visit from December to February for summer temperatures of between 16°C to 27°C. March is typically the hottest month reaching maximums of 37°C, while June is normally the coldest averaging 15°C and reaching lows of 10°C.

You can expect the temperature in Port Elizabeth to be hotter than Johannesburg. Port Elizabeth often has strong South-Easterly winds and experiences the least wind from February to July. On average, August is the wettest month, while December is the driest.


Top Things to See and Do in Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth’s reputation as the ‘friendly city’ relies on the good nature of its citizens. You can experience this warm welcome during your visit to one of the many attractions in the area. The following things to see and do may just be the highlight of your trip:

  • An hours drive lets you encounter lion and elephant in the Addo Elephant National Park
  • Travel 20 minutes to see white rhino, cheetah, and giraffe in the Kragga Kamma Game Park
  • South African Airforce Museum houses 8 aircrafts offering insight into aviation history
  • Hike amongst dune fynbos on the Grysbok Trail
  • Walk for free within the Cape Recife Nature Reserve
  • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum has a permanent collection of Eastern Cape and British art


Interesting Facts About Port Elizabeth

The following facts about this Eastern Cape city might surprise you:

  • The Portuguese first visited the area in 1488
  • It has 67 art pieces celebrating Nelson Mandela
  • It is home to South Africa’s oldest bowling green & cricket club
  • The city has 40km of coastline
  • In 1820, Port Elizabeth became home to 5000 British settlers in South Africa


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