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Scotland to Africa

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 52 days in advance to save up to 12% 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 52 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 £535, or £567 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Africa from Scotland. Users have commonly found prices around £548 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £403. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from Scotland to Africa in April, May 2021

The best prices found for Scotland to Africa flights in April, May
20 Apr - 7 May
£427pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
22 Apr - 8 May
£434pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
22 Apr - 8 May
£439pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
KLM
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Scotland to Africa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Africa from Scotland found for this year
17 Jun - 12 Aug
£322pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
11 Jun - 25 Jun
£329pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
11 Jun - 25 Jun
£330pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
CAI
Cairo
CAI
Cairo
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Last-minute flights from Scotland to Africa

Late deals on return flights to Africa from Scotland, departing today and this week
22 Apr - 8 May
£434pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
22 Apr - 8 May
£439pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
KLM
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
24 Apr - 7 May
£443pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Africa from Scotland

The cheapest one-way flights from Scotland to Africa
03:55 - 14:00
British Airways
1 stop
9h 05m
EDI - CAI
British Airways
£244
World Air Fares
07:30 - 19:10
Air France
1 stop
10h 40m
EDI - CAI
Air France
07:00 - 19:10
KLM
2 stops
35h 10m
EDI - CAI
KLM

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Flight FAQs

From Scotland to Africa

Are flight prices decreasing from Scotland 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 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.

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

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.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like British Airways, KLM, and Emirates flying from Scotland to Africa have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Scotland to Africa for under £363 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Scotland to Africa for under £363. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £322, but on average you can expect to pay £382.

Are there direct flights from Scotland to Africa for under £290 on Cheapflights?

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.

Are there last-minute flights available from Scotland to Africa for under £435?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Scotland to Africa within the next 7 days for less than £435.

How popular is this flight route?

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.

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

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

What are the most popular routes from Scotland to Africa?

The most popular route from Scotland to Africa is Edinburgh Turnhouse - Johannesburg OR Tambo. You may also consider Edinburgh Turnhouse - Lagos Murtala Muhammed or Glasgow Intl - Cairo.

What are the cheapest flights from Scotland to Africa?

On average you can expect to pay £946 for a flight from Scotland to Africa. The cheapest flight overall is £328 while the most popular route, (Edinburgh Turnhouse - Johannesburg OR Tambo) is currently priced at £434.

How long does is the flight from Scotland to Africa?

Airlines like Lufthansa, British Airways, and KLM fly from Scotland to Africa in about 7h 45m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 3h 25m. 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 Scotland to Africa return?

Flying on Lufthansa is currently your cheapest option to Africa, with prices starting at £330. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at £416 and £419, respectively.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Scotland to Africa one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is British Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as £238. However, be on the lookout for offers from KLM and Air France, as they are both options that can get you from Scotland to Africa for a low price.

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Top 10 airlines flying from Scotland to Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Scotland 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 £633 No cancel fee 77%
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Turkish Airlines
£307 £633 No cancel fee 77%
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Lufthansa
£210 £694 No cancel fee 76%
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Etihad Airways
£512 £722 No cancel fee 75%
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Kenya Airways
£532 £739 No cancel fee 82%
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Qatar Airways
£558 £769 No cancel fee 68%
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Emirates
£554 £805 No cancel fee 75%
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Virgin Atlantic
£589 £814 No cancel fee 72%
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