Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 39 days in advance to save up to 11% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 39 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Scotland to Africa 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £574, or £613 for flights within the next 24 hours.
Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Africa from Scotland. Users have commonly found prices around £590 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £425. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.
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 Scotland 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.
Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travellers booking flights from Scotland to Africa include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.
Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like British Airways, Emirates, and Turkish Airlines flying from Scotland to Africa have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.
Yes, there are multiple flights from Scotland to Africa for under £306. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £233, but on average you can expect to pay £310.
There are no direct flights from Scotland to Africa, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.
There are currently 20+ open flights from Scotland to Africa within the next 7 days for less than £383.
This flight path from Scotland 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.
Before booking your flight from Scotland to Africa, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air France, British Airways or Norwegian Air International.
The most popular route from Scotland to Africa is Aberdeen Dyce - Cairo. You may also consider Glasgow Intl - Lagos Murtala Muhammed or Edinburgh Turnhouse - Dar Es Salaam.
On average you can expect to pay £183 for a flight from Scotland to Africa. The cheapest flight overall is £70 while the most popular route, (Aberdeen Dyce - Cairo) is currently priced at £331.
Airlines like British Airways, KLM, and Air France fly from Scotland to Africa in about 7h 30m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 15m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.
Flying on Air France is currently your cheapest option to Africa, with prices starting at £302. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by KLM and British Airways, with the lowest prices starting at £308 and £308, respectively.
The cheapest airline one-way is Qatar Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as £470. Check flights for British Airways, as they currently have the next best price.