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Cheap flights from Edinburgh to South Africa from £402

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 27/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
EDI — JNB
2 Mar — 9 Mar1
1 adult
Sat 2/3
Sat 9/3

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 60 days early can save you up to 16% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 60 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Edinburgh to South Africa for as little as £590 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 £795 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to South Africa from Edinburgh. Users have commonly found prices around £672 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £476. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to South Africa (EDI - ZA)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Edinburgh to South Africa as you normally would.

Cheap Qatar Airways flights from Edinburgh to South Africa

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Qatar Airways for the route between Edinburgh and South Africa. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 937,418 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Check out some of the cheapest Qatar Airways flights we've come across from Edinburgh to South Africa. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
Mon 22/408:00EDI - JNB
1 stop24h 50mQatar Airways
Wed 15/513:35JNB - EDI
1 stop17h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 25/2£644
Sat 20/408:00EDI - JNB
1 stop24h 50mQatar Airways
Sat 27/420:15JNB - EDI
1 stop35h 15mQatar Airways
Deal found 26/2£672
Wed 17/414:45EDI - CPT
1 stop19h 05mQatar Airways
Wed 1/509:20CPT - EDI
2 stops22h 10mQatar Airways
Deal found 26/2£764
Wed 17/414:45EDI - CPT
1 stop19h 05mQatar Airways
Wed 1/513:00CPT - EDI
1 stop25h 10mQatar Airways
Deal found 26/2£782
Sun 24/314:10EDI - JNB
1 stop17h 30mQatar Airways
Sun 31/313:35JNB - EDI
1 stop17h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 25/2£783
Thu 2/508:00EDI - CPT
1 stop25h 50mQatar Airways
Mon 6/517:55CPT - EDI
2 stops37h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 25/2£794
Sat 20/408:00EDI - JNB
1 stop18h 40mQatar Airways
Sat 27/409:35JNB - EDI
3 stops21h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 26/2£796
Thu 23/508:00EDI - DUR
2 stops25h 35mQatar Airways
Sat 8/606:30DUR - EDI
2 stops25h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 26/2£808
Thu 23/514:45EDI - DUR
1 stop18h 50mQatar Airways
Sat 8/606:30DUR - EDI
2 stops25h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 26/2£960

Cheap Etihad Airways flights from Edinburgh to South Africa

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Etihad Airways for the route between Edinburgh and South Africa. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 937,418 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Etihad Airways flights we've found from Edinburgh to South Africa. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
Mon 22/417:25EDI - JNB
2 stops38h 05mEtihad Airways
Wed 15/509:50JNB - EDI
2 stops38h 15mEtihad Airways
Deal found 25/2£659
Wed 10/417:25EDI - JNB
2 stops38h 05mEtihad Airways
Sun 5/509:50JNB - EDI
2 stops38h 15mEtihad Airways
Deal found 25/2£772

Cheap Edinburgh to South Africa flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Edinburgh to South Africa specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 937,418 searches. Prices were last updated on 27 February 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Edinburgh to South Africa in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Wed 28/212:40EDI - CPT
1 stop20h 15mMultiple Airlines
Wed 13/323:55CPT - EDI
1 stop21h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£632
Wed 27/319:10EDI - JNB
3 stops41h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 3/416:00JNB - EDI
3 stops31h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£645
Wed 28/212:40EDI - CPT
1 stop20h 15mLufthansa
Wed 13/309:30CPT - EDI
2 stops28h 25mLufthansa
Deal found 26/2£670
Wed 27/319:10EDI - JNB
2 stops35h 20mMultiple Airlines
Wed 3/408:50JNB - EDI
1 stop22h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£708
Wed 27/319:10EDI - JNB
2 stops35h 20mMultiple Airlines
Wed 3/408:50JNB - EDI
2 stops31h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£734
Wed 28/217:55EDI - CPT
2 stops35h 45mMultiple Airlines
Wed 13/323:55CPT - EDI
1 stop21h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£749
Wed 27/319:10EDI - JNB
2 stops35h 20mMultiple Airlines
Wed 3/409:50JNB - EDI
3 stops37h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£762
Sat 2/313:00EDI - CPT
1 stop16h 40mLufthansa
Mon 18/318:30CPT - EDI
1 stop30h 30mLufthansa
Deal found 26/2£768
Sun 10/307:35EDI - CPT
1 stop25h 30mMultiple Airlines
Sat 16/314:05CPT - EDI
2 stops47h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£778

Edinburgh to South Africa 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Edinburgh and South Africa in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 937,418 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Edinburgh to South Africa in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Wed 27/1105:50EDI - CPT
1 stop27h 05mMultiple Airlines
Fri 6/1218:25CPT - EDI
1 stop20h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£611
Sat 2/1107:30EDI - JNB
1 stop24h 10mQatar Airways
Sat 16/1119:50JNB - EDI
1 stop18h 50mQatar Airways
Deal found 26/2£628
Wed 28/212:40EDI - CPT
1 stop20h 15mMultiple Airlines
Wed 13/323:55CPT - EDI
1 stop21h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£632
Wed 10/408:00EDI - JNB
1 stop24h 50mQatar Airways
Sun 5/513:35JNB - EDI
1 stop17h 55mQatar Airways
Deal found 25/2£644
Wed 27/319:10EDI - JNB
3 stops41h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 3/416:00JNB - EDI
3 stops31h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£645
Mon 22/417:25EDI - JNB
2 stops38h 05mEtihad Airways
Wed 15/509:50JNB - EDI
2 stops38h 15mEtihad Airways
Deal found 25/2£659
Wed 28/212:40EDI - CPT
1 stop20h 15mLufthansa
Wed 13/309:30CPT - EDI
2 stops28h 25mLufthansa
Deal found 26/2£670
Sat 20/408:00EDI - JNB
1 stop24h 50mQatar Airways
Sat 27/420:15JNB - EDI
1 stop35h 15mQatar Airways
Deal found 26/2£672
Wed 10/417:05EDI - JNB
2 stops27h 15mMultiple Airlines
Sun 5/523:15JNB - EDI
1 stop24h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2£681

Edinburgh to South Africa flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Edinburgh to South Africa for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 937,418 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Consider one of these great deals we found on last-minute flights from Edinburgh to South Africa. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
Sat 2/313:00EDI - CPT
1 stop16h 40mLufthansa
Mon 18/318:30CPT - EDI
1 stop30h 30mLufthansa
Deal found 26/2£768
Sat 2/313:00EDI - CPT
1 stop16h 40mLufthansa
Mon 18/309:30CPT - EDI
2 stops39h 30mLufthansa
Deal found 26/2£785
Sat 2/318:05EDI - CPT
3 stops45h 30mMultiple Airlines
Mon 18/312:35CPT - EDI
1 stop19h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£789
Sat 2/318:05EDI - CPT
3 stops45h 30mMultiple Airlines
Mon 18/312:35CPT - EDI
2 stops26h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£804
Sat 2/309:25EDI - CPT
1 stop35h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sun 17/300:30CPT - EDI
1 stop22h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£837
Sat 2/317:00EDI - CPT
2 stops27h 30mMultiple Airlines
Sun 17/300:30CPT - EDI
1 stop22h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£862
Sat 2/317:00EDI - CPT
2 stops27h 30mKLM
Sun 17/300:30CPT - EDI
2 stops24h 40mKLM
Deal found 26/2£908
Sat 2/314:10EDI - CPT
3 stops22h 45mMultiple Airlines
Mon 18/314:30CPT - EDI
3 stops43h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£909

One-way flights to South Africa from Edinburgh

Search for one-way flight options from Edinburgh to South Africa. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 937,418 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Users travelling one-way from Edinburgh to South Africa can select one of these great deals. Users needing a return flight from Edinburgh to South Africa should utilize the search form above.
Thu 27/621:45EDI - JNB
3 stops41h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2£402
Thu 22/818:05EDI - CPT
1 stop14h 55mLufthansa
Deal found 26/2£402
Fri 28/618:05EDI - JNB
1 stop13h 25mLufthansa
Deal found 25/2£423
Wed 21/812:20EDI - JNB
2 stops19h 10mBrussels Airlines
Deal found 25/2£430
Fri 28/621:10EDI - JNB
3 stops40h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2£475
Thu 27/605:55EDI - JNB
1 stop25h 35mLufthansa
Deal found 25/2£495
Thu 27/612:20EDI - JNB
2 stops43h 10mBrussels Airlines
Deal found 25/2£513
Fri 28/608:55EDI - JNB
2 stops22h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2£515
Thu 22/810:25EDI - CPT
2 stops22h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£529

Find flights from Edinburgh to South Africa within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Edinburgh to South Africa that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 937,418 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.

Fly from

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Fly to

Any airport

Budget

£606 - £928

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Edinburgh TurnhouseJohannesburg OR Tambo

EDI - JNB

EDIJNB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Sat 4/5

1 stop14h 20m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 21/5

1 stop24h 50m

£606

Edinburgh TurnhouseJohannesburg OR Tambo

EDI - JNB

EDIJNB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Fri 3/5

1 stop22h 25m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Thu 9/5

1 stop16h 35m

£611

Edinburgh TurnhouseJohannesburg OR Tambo

EDI - JNB

EDIJNB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Sat 4/5

1 stop25h 35m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 20/5

3 stops33h 20m

£623

Edinburgh TurnhouseJohannesburg OR Tambo

EDI - JNB

EDIJNB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Mon 22/4

1 stop24h 50m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Wed 15/5

1 stop17h 55m

£644

Edinburgh TurnhouseJohannesburg OR Tambo

EDI - JNB

EDIJNB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Mon 22/4

2 stops38h 05m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Wed 15/5

2 stops38h 15m

£659

Edinburgh TurnhouseJohannesburg OR Tambo

EDI - JNB

EDIJNB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Wed 24/4

1 stop25h 10m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 28/4

2 stops22h 40m

£828

Edinburgh TurnhouseCape Town Intl

EDI - CPT

EDICPT

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Sun 10/3

1 stop27h 05m

Cape Town Intl

Sat 16/3

1 stop19h 25m

£854

Edinburgh TurnhouseJohannesburg OR Tambo

EDI - JNB

EDIJNB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Sun 24/3

2 stops32h 15m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 31/3

1 stop24h 20m

£865

Edinburgh TurnhouseJohannesburg OR Tambo

EDI - JNB

EDIJNB

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Sat 20/4

3 stops23h 15m

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Fri 26/4

2 stops28h 20m

£928

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 25/2

Reviews of airlines servicing South Africa

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to South Africa. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to South Africa. Reviews last updated 27 February 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Edinburgh to South Africa, see what other customers have to say about Qatar Airways, Etihad Airways and RwandAir. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very Good
59 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Crew

8.3

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 1

Overall it was a good,given that it is a short flight one can’t easily find fault.

8.1
Very Good
59 reviews
8.1
Very Good
59 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Crew

8.3

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 1

Overall it was a good,given that it is a short flight one can’t easily find fault.

7.8
Good
1,764 reviews
8.1
Very Good
59 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Crew

8.3

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 1

Overall it was a good,given that it is a short flight one can’t easily find fault.

7.8
Good
2,258 reviews
8.1
Very Good
59 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Crew

8.3

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 1

Overall it was a good,given that it is a short flight one can’t easily find fault.

7.8
Good
4,655 reviews
8.1
Very Good
59 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Crew

8.3

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 1

Overall it was a good,given that it is a short flight one can’t easily find fault.

7.6
Good
1,969 reviews
8.1
Very Good
59 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Crew

8.3

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 1

Overall it was a good,given that it is a short flight one can’t easily find fault.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Edinburgh to South Africa. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Edinburgh to South Africa?

If you book a flight to South Africa from Edinburgh, you will be flying from Turnhouse, which is the city’s only airport. Edinburgh Turnhouse (EDI) is located 6.8 mi from the center of Edinburgh.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to South Africa for under £700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to South Africa for under £700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on KLM for just £606, but on average you can expect to pay £680.

Are there last-minute flights available from Edinburgh to South Africa for under £800?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Edinburgh to South Africa within the next 7 days for less than £800.

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

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

What does EDI to JNB mean?

This is defined as Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI) and Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB). Codes like Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely. Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT), Durban King Shaka Intl Airport (DUR), Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ), George Airport (GRJ), Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (HLA) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

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Top 10 airlines flying from Edinburgh to South Africa

Discover the top 10 airlines that operate flights from Edinburgh to South Africa. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 937,418 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
SWISSCheapest£379Average£615FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%
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Brussels AirlinesCheapest£435Average£604FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Kenya AirwaysCheapest£470Average£547FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%
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LufthansaCheapest£483Average£650FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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Air FranceCheapest£484Average£649FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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KLMCheapest£486Average£707FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest£506Average£531FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest£545Average£795FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest£554Average£705FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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British AirwaysCheapest£681Average£872FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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