Cheap flights from Edinburgh to South Africa

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Edinburgh (EDI) to South Africa

How far in advance should I book a flight from Edinburgh to South Africa?

Users have found that booking a flight from Edinburgh to South Africa at least 57 days early can save you up to 15% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 57 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Edinburgh to South Africa for as little as £436 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 £466 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to South Africa?

Flights from Edinburgh to South Africa lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Edinburgh to South Africa in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at £384.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to South Africa in July, August 2020

The best prices found for EDI to South Africa flights in July, August
16 Jul - 23 Jul
£648pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
20 Jul - 31 Aug
£673pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
13 Jul - 3 Aug
£699pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
British Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to South Africa 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from Edinburgh found for this year
4 Oct - 18 Oct
£553pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
6 Oct - 20 Oct
£558pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
6 Oct - 20 Oct
£560pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to South Africa from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to South Africa
04:00 - 05:10
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
48h 10m
EDI - JNB
Multiple Airlines
£429
Kiwi.com
06:50 - 06:20
Turkish Airlines
1 stop
22h 30m
EDI - JNB
Turkish Airlines
£449
Travelgenio
16:15 - 16:50
Emirates
1 stop
23h 35m
EDI - JNB
Emirates
£456
Travelgenio

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Edinburgh to South Africa flights.

Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to South Africa

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to South 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 Edinburgh and South 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.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to South Africa for under £600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to South Africa for under £600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £553, but on average you can expect to pay £600.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to South Africa for under £600 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Edinburgh to South Africa, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to South Africa have been viewed 936 times in the past calendar month.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Edinburgh to South Africa are Air France, KLM and SWISS. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from Edinburgh to South Africa?

Most travellers choose Edinburgh Turnhouse - Cape Town Intl, Edinburgh Turnhouse - Johannesburg OR Tambo or Edinburgh Turnhouse - Port Elizabeth when deciding on the best route from Edinburgh to South Africa.

What are the cheapest flights from Edinburgh to South Africa?

The cheapest flight price from Edinburgh to South Africa is £453. On average you can expect to pay £579. The most popular route, (Edinburgh Turnhouse - Cape Town Intl), can usually be booked for £645.

Arrival points for flights from Edinburgh to South Africa

Destination information for South Africa

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Edinburgh to South Africa
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Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing

Cape Town (CPT)
Durban (DUR)
East London (ELS)
George (GRJ)
Sabi Sabi (GSS)