Destination information for South Africa

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Heathrow to South Africa


Flight time

10 hrs 51 mins

Avg temp for August in Johannesburg

20.7 °C

Rainfall on Average for August in Johannesburg

14.1 mm
How much do things cost?
One-way ticket (local transport)
Johannesburg 1
London 3
Bottle of wine
Johannesburg 4
London 10
3 bedroom flat in city centre
Johannesburg 903
London 4584
Local draught beer (0.5 litre)
Johannesburg 1
London 5
Petrol (1 litre)
Johannesburg 1
London 2

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Heathrow to South Africa flights.
Flight FAQs
From Heathrow to South Africa
What percent of flights are delayed?
On average, flights between Heathrow and OR Tambo are delayed 7.1% of the time
What is the average flight cancellation?
To OR Tambo, the average cancellation rate for flights from Heathrow is 1.2%
Which is the best aircraft?
If you're flying this route, you'll most likely travel by an Airbus A340-600
What is the average delay time?
From Heathrow, there is an average delay of 37 mins for flights to OR Tambo
How often are flights diverted?
From Heathrow, there are not usually diversions on flights to OR Tambo
What is the best airline?
Popular South African Airways operates 54 flights per week
How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?
Flights on this route have 986 seats available per day
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