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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
There are currently 20+ open flights from London to South Africa within the next 7 days for less than £383.
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.
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.
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.
Departing from London to South Africa will take you 13h 25m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.
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.
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.