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Heathrow (LHR) to Africa

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

To save up to 12% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 52 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Heathrow to Africa from £537 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £569 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

February can be a great time to fly to Africa from Heathrow with a flight ticket averaging about £550. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as £405. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Heathrow to Africa in April, May 2021

The best prices found for LHR to Africa flights in April, May
17 May - 24 May
£84pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
23 May - 31 Jul
£90pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
17 May - 24 May
£94pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Heathrow to Africa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Africa from Heathrow found for this year
17 May - 24 May
£84pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
26 Jun - 29 Jun
£87pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
24 Jun - 1 Jul
£88pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Direct flights to Africa from Heathrow

Save time with Heathrow to Africa direct flight deals
26 Jun - 29 Jun
£87pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
24 Jun - 1 Jul
£88pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
23 May - 31 Jul
£90pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from Heathrow to Africa

Late deals on return flights to Africa from Heathrow, departing today and this week
23 Apr - 30 Apr
£159pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
23 Apr - 30 Apr
£160pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
23 Apr - 30 Apr
£172pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
RAK
Marrakesh Menara
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Africa from Heathrow

The cheapest one-way flights from Heathrow to Africa
07:05 - 08:50
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
26h 45m
LHR - RAK
Multiple Airlines
£61
Gotogate
14:50 - 11:45
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
21h 55m
LHR - RAK
Multiple Airlines
£66
Gotogate
14:50 - 12:45
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
21h 55m
LHR - RAK
Multiple Airlines
£67
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Flight FAQs

From Heathrow to Africa

Are flight prices decreasing from Heathrow 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 Heathrow 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 London Heathrow to Africa to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alitalia and Etihad Airways are some airlines that have done so. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from London Heathrow 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 London Heathrow to Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, and Egypt Air flying from London Heathrow to Africa have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Heathrow to Africa for under £146. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just £87, but on average you can expect to pay £101.

Are there direct flights from Heathrow to Africa for under £146 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Heathrow to Africa under £146. A good price for a direct flight from Heathrow to Africa is less than £118.

Are there last-minute flights available from Heathrow to Africa for under £218?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Heathrow to Africa within the next 7 days for less than £218.

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

Before booking your flight from Heathrow to Africa, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air France, Alitalia or British Airways.

What are the most popular routes from Heathrow to Africa?

The most popular route from Heathrow to Africa is London Heathrow - Lagos Murtala Muhammed. You may also consider London Heathrow - Accra Kotoka or London Heathrow - Cairo.

What are the cheapest flights from Heathrow to Africa?

The cheapest flight price from Heathrow to Africa is £266. On average you can expect to pay £1,205. The most popular route, (London Heathrow - Lagos Murtala Muhammed), can usually be booked for £403.

How long does is the flight from Heathrow to Africa?

Departing from Heathrow to Africa will take you 3h 35m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

Flying on British Airways is currently your cheapest option to Africa, with prices starting at £88. Another option worth looking into is TAP AIR PORTUGAL, starting at £99 return.

Destination points for flights from Heathrow to Africa

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Destination information for Africa

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Flight duration
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Top 10 airlines flying from Heathrow to Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Heathrow 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
Eurowings
£130 £307 No cancel fee 87%
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Ukraine International Airlines
£305 £421 No cancel fee 81%
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Iberia
£355 £462 No cancel fee 77%
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TAROM
£307 £471 No cancel fee 86%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by TAROM. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Air Serbia
£321 £536 No cancel fee N/A
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Air Belgium
£480 £544 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Air Belgium. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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RwandAir
£473 £566 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by RwandAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Aeroflot
£446 £566 No cancel fee 79%
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SAUDIA
£346 £714 No cancel fee 86%
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Gulf Air
£622 £752 No cancel fee 67%
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