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Edinburgh (EDI) to Africa

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to JNB flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to Africa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Africa.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Edinburgh to Africa?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 52 days in advance, which can save you up to 12% on flights from Edinburgh to Africa compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 52 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £537. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £569.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to Africa?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Africa from Edinburgh average £550. You can even find prices in February for less than £550, as users have found deals to Africa from as low as £405. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Africa from Edinburgh. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 52%.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Africa in April, May 2021

The best prices found for EDI to Africa flights in April, May
13 May - 20 May
£95pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
13 May - 20 May
£115pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
Ryanair
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
23 May - 27 May
£220pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
KLM
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to Africa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Africa from Edinburgh found for this year
13 May - 20 May
£95pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
13 May - 20 May
£115pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
Ryanair
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
23 May - 27 May
£220pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
KLM
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Last-minute flights from Edinburgh to Africa

Late deals on return flights to Africa from Edinburgh, departing today and this week
22 Apr - 29 May
£287pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
easyJet
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
22 Apr - 29 May
£312pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
22 Apr - 29 May
£317pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Africa from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Africa
13:05 - 23:25
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
32h 20m
EDI - EBB
Multiple Airlines
£417
Gotogate
15:10 - 03:10
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
58h 00m
EDI - EBB
Multiple Airlines
£268
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Africa

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to Africa due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Edinburgh and Africa for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Africa to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Africa are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Africa that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are British Airways, Lufthansa, and KLM. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Africa for under £146 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Africa for under £146. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £95, but on average you can expect to pay £277.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to Africa for under £73 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Edinburgh to Africa, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Edinburgh to Africa for under £291?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Edinburgh to Africa within the next 7 days for less than £291.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Africa was viewed by 1,009 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Edinburgh to Africa?

Air France, British Airways and Emirates are the most popular airlines when flying from Edinburgh to Africa.

What are the most popular routes from Edinburgh to Africa?

While some choose either Edinburgh Turnhouse - Entebbe or Edinburgh Turnhouse - Marrakesh Menara, Edinburgh Turnhouse - Cairo is the most popular route from Edinburgh to Africa.

What are the cheapest flights from Edinburgh to Africa?

On average you can expect to pay £949 for a flight from Edinburgh to Africa. The cheapest flight overall is £329 while the most popular route, (Edinburgh Turnhouse - Cairo) is currently priced at £329.

How long does is the flight from Edinburgh to Africa?

There are many flights that can get you from Edinburgh to Africa in 6h 15m. Fly via Air France, KLM, or Lufthansa to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Edinburgh to Africa return?

Our cheapest airline available from Edinburgh to Africa is KLM. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £220 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Air France and Lufthansa, starting at £270 and £299 round-trip.

Destination points for flights from Edinburgh to Africa

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Destination information for Africa

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Africa.
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Airports servicing Edinburgh

Top 10 airlines flying from Edinburgh to Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to Africa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Austrian Airlines
£450 £534 No cancel fee 78%
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Aegean Airlines
£395 £609 No cancel fee 87%
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Air France
£212 £629 No cancel fee 77%
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Turkish Airlines
£307 £633 No cancel fee 77%
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Kenya Airways
£532 £710 No cancel fee 82%
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Lufthansa
£216 £744 No cancel fee 76%
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Etihad Airways
£512 £758 No cancel fee 75%
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Virgin Atlantic
£589 £770 No cancel fee 72%
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Qatar Airways
£558 £772 No cancel fee 68%
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Emirates
£584 £806 No cancel fee 75%
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