Cheap flights from Scotland to South Africa

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Scotland to South Africa

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

To save up to 15% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 57 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Scotland to South Africa from £436 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £466 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to South Africa from Scotland. Prices for May average £535 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £384. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 35% on your journey compared to booking in May

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

The best prices found for Scotland to South Africa flights in July, August
2 Jul - 16 Jul
£619pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
2 Jul - 16 Jul
£625pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
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

Scotland to South Africa 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from Scotland 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 Scotland

The cheapest one-way flights from Scotland 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 Scotland to South Africa flights.

Flight FAQs

From Scotland to South Africa

Are flight prices decreasing from Scotland 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 Scotland 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 Scotland to South Africa for under £600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Scotland 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 £595.

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

There are no direct flights from Scotland 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?

The Scotland to South Africa flight path was viewed by 936 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Consider Air France, KLM or SWISS when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Scotland to South Africa.

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Scotland to South Africa?

On average you can expect to pay £579 for a flight from Scotland to South Africa. The cheapest flight overall is £453 while the most popular route, (Edinburgh Turnhouse - Cape Town Intl) is currently priced at £645.

Destination information for South Africa

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

Barra (BRR)
Campbeltown (CAL)
Dundee (DND)
Edinburgh (EDI)
Eday (EOI)

Airports servicing

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