Cheap flights from London to OR Tambo

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The best prices from London to OR Tambo are usually found in May or March, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to OR Tambo (JNB)

LON - JNB
Price
£547 - £912
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, 19% potential price drop
Round-trip from £547 From London to OR Tambo
One-way from £382 One-way flight from London to OR Tambo
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from London to OR Tambo?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 14% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to OR Tambo?

To save on the cost of your flight from London to OR Tambo, book at least 57 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 15% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £433 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £462.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to OR Tambo?

Flights from London to OR Tambo lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from London to OR Tambo in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at £383.

Cheap flights from London to OR Tambo in July, August 2020

The best prices found for LON to JNB flights in July, August
15 Jul - 28 Jul
£487pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
13 Jul - 20 Jul
£488pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
14 Jul - 19 Jul
£489pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

London to OR Tambo 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from London found for this year
8 Nov - 20 Nov
£479pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
13 Nov - 28 Nov
£480pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
7 Nov - 21 Nov
£481pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Direct flights to OR Tambo from London

Save time with London to OR Tambo direct flight deals
24 Nov - 8 Dec
£551pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
17 Nov - 24 Nov
£553pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
1 Nov - 23 Nov
£557pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from London to OR Tambo

Late deals on return flights to OR Tambo from London, departing today and this week
26 Jun - 20 Nov
£658pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
26 Jun - 20 Nov
£736pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
26 Jun - 20 Nov
£740pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to OR Tambo from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to OR Tambo
12:55 - 04:20
Etihad Airways
2 stops
38h 25m
LHR - JNB
Etihad Airways
£303
DreamWorldTravel
14:20 - 06:20
Turkish Airlines
1 stop
15h 00m
LHR - JNB
Turkish Airlines
£372
StudentUniverse
04:05 - 10:20
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
53h 15m
STN - JNB
Multiple Airlines
£375
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about London to OR Tambo flights.

Flight FAQs

From London to OR Tambo

Are flight prices decreasing from London 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 London 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.

Can I find flights from London to OR Tambo for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to OR Tambo for under £500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SWISS for just £479, but on average you can expect to pay £488.

Are there direct flights from London to OR Tambo for under £600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from London to OR Tambo under £600. A good price for a direct flight from London to OR Tambo is less than £571.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to OR Tambo for under £700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to OR Tambo within the next 7 days for less than £700.

How popular is this flight route?

The London to Johannesburg OR Tambo flight path was viewed by 834 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

When searching, try setting your filters to view flights for South African Airways, as currently they have the cheapest options available from London to Johannesburg. On average you can find 54 flights for this flight path daily.

Is London weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 26 °C on average in the month of January. The temperature in Johannesburg is typically hotter than in London. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

Alternative routes for London to OR Tambo

Destination information for OR Tambo

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from London to OR Tambo
Today's exchange rate
£1 = R21.14
Average temperature for July in OR Tambo
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in OR Tambo
4.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Heathrow (LHR)
Luton (LTN)
Stansted (STN)
City (LCY)
Southend (SEN)

Airports servicing Johannesburg

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