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How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to South Africa

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

Find a great deal and save up to 15% by booking at least 57 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from London to South Africa within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £528.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to South Africa from London. Users have commonly found prices around £514 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £370. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from London to South Africa in October, November 2020

The best prices found for LON to South Africa flights in October, November
25 Nov - 12 Jan
£369pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
25 Nov - 12 Jan
£370pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
18 Nov - 16 Jan
£370pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

London to South Africa 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from London found for this year
25 Nov - 12 Jan
£369pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
25 Nov - 12 Jan
£370pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
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JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
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LHR
London Heathrow
18 Nov - 16 Jan
£370pp
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
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JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
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LHR
London Heathrow

Direct flights to South Africa from London

Save time with London to South Africa direct flight deals
18 Nov - 25 Nov
£428pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
18 Nov - 25 Nov
£429pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
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JNB
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JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
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LHR
London Heathrow
2 Nov - 14 Dec
£430pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
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Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
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London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from London to South Africa

Late deals on return flights to South Africa from London, departing today and this week
30 Oct - 20 Nov
£378pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
28 Oct - 16 Nov
£386pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
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Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
28 Oct - 16 Nov
£387pp
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London Heathrow
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One-way flights to South Africa from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to South Africa
12:25 - 05:55
Kenya Airways
1 stop
15h 30m
LHR - JNB
Kenya Airways
£303
KAYAK

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Flight FAQs

From London to South Africa

Are flight prices decreasing from London 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 London 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.

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

Alitalia and Etihad Airways are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travellers booking flights from London to South 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 London to South Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from London to South Africa have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, and Ethiopian Air 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 London to South Africa for under £383 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to South Africa for under £383. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £353, but on average you can expect to pay £379.

Are there direct flights from London to South Africa for under £459 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from London to South Africa under £459. A good price for a direct flight from London to South Africa is less than £438.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to South Africa for under £383?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to South Africa within the next 7 days for less than £383.

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

The most popular airlines flying from London to South Africa are British Airways, Emirates and Etihad Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

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

While some choose either London Heathrow - Cape Town Intl or London Gatwick - Johannesburg OR Tambo, London Heathrow - Johannesburg OR Tambo is the most popular route from London to South Africa.

What are the cheapest flights from London to South Africa?

Looking for the cheapest flight from London to South Africa? While on average our users pay £576, our data indicates the cheapest price to be £359. The most popular route (London Heathrow - Johannesburg OR Tambo), is priced around £369.

How long does is the flight from London to South Africa?

Departing from London to South Africa will take you 13h 25m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from London to South Africa return?

Our cheapest airline available from London to South Africa is SWISS. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £369 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are KLM and Kenya Airways, starting at £380 and £383 round-trip.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £276 on Kenya Airways. Another option is Virgin Atlantic, who have fights from £284.

Arrival points for flights from London to South Africa

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Destination information for South Africa

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Airports servicing London

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

Airports servicing

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