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Heathrow (LHR) to Johannesburg (JNB)

LHR - JNB
Price
£440 - £680
JNB
Temperature
18 - 26 °C
JNB
Rainfall
4 - 151 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£440

From Heathrow to Johannesburg

One-way from

£308

One-way flight from Heathrow to Johannesburg

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Heathrow to Johannesburg?

Users have found that booking a flight from Heathrow to Johannesburg at least 32 days early can save you up to 2% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 32 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Heathrow to Johannesburg for as little as £493 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £503 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

May can be a great time to fly to Johannesburg from Heathrow with a flight ticket averaging about £496. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as £367. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Heathrow to Johannesburg in April, May 2021

28 May - 6 Jun
£374pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
8 Apr - 30 Jun
£403pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
8 Apr - 23 Apr
£403pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Heathrow to Johannesburg 2021 flight deals

28 May - 6 Jun
£374pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
15 Nov - 30 Nov
£395pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
9 Nov - 20 Nov
£395pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Direct flights to Johannesburg from Heathrow

2 Oct - 12 Oct
£408pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
1 Sep - 30 Sep
£422pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
6 Sep - 27 Sep
£424pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from Heathrow to Johannesburg

13 Apr - 25 Apr
£404pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
14 Apr - 21 Apr
£449pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
13 Apr - 25 Apr
£456pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Johannesburg from Heathrow

02:15 - 21:05
Kenya Airways
2 stops
41h 50m
LHR - JNB
Kenya Airways
14:50 - 06:20
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
38h 30m
LHR - JNB
Multiple Airlines
£321
Kiwi.com
17:00 - 09:05
Ethiopian Air
1 stop
15h 05m
LHR - JNB
Ethiopian Air
£322
mytrip.com

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Flight FAQs

From Heathrow to Johannesburg

Are flight prices decreasing from Heathrow to Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg OR Tambo to control the spread of COVID-19?

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

Some of our airline partners flying from London Heathrow to Johannesburg OR Tambo have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, and South African are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like British Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Heathrow to Johannesburg for under £435 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Heathrow to Johannesburg for under £435. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just £374, but on average you can expect to pay £406.

Are there direct flights from Heathrow to Johannesburg for under £435 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Heathrow to Johannesburg under £435. A good price for a direct flight from Heathrow to Johannesburg is less than £437.

Are there last-minute flights available from Heathrow to Johannesburg for under £435?

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

Does it rain more in Heathrow or Johannesburg?

In Heathrow, there will be greater rainfall in Heathrow compared to Johannesburg over the next 20 days.

Is Heathrow weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 26 °Cs in January, on average. The temperature in Johannesburg is generally hotter than in Heathrow. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Heathrow to Johannesburg?

Airlines like Lufthansa, KLM, and Ethiopian Air fly from Heathrow to Johannesburg in about 13h. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 05m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

According to our current data, Ethiopian Air (£375), Kenya Airways (£400), and Lufthansa (£401) offers the cheapest pricing from Heathrow to Johannesburg. You may be able to fly from Heathrow to Johannesburg for 25% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Heathrow to Johannesburg one-way?

£291 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Kenya Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Ethiopian Air, with prices from £296.

Alternative routes for Heathrow to Johannesburg

Destination information for Johannesburg

Today's exchange rate
£1 = R20.04
Average temperature for April in Johannesburg
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Johannesburg
40.0 mm

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Airports servicing Johannesburg

Top 10 airlines flying from Heathrow to Johannesburg

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Iberia
£355 £462 No cancel fee 77%
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RwandAir
£492 £586 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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Etihad Airways
£468 £613 No cancel fee 75%
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Egypt Air
£491 £625 No cancel fee N/A
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Ethiopian Air
£494 £660 No cancel fee 72%
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Air France
£448 £671 No cancel fee 77%
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Turkish Airlines
£502 £693 No cancel fee 77%
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Qatar Airways
£506 £701 No cancel fee 68%
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SWISS
£480 £716 No cancel fee 79%
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Alitalia
£517 £725 No cancel fee 81%
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