Cheap flights from South Africa to United Kingdom

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Flight information for South Africa to United Kingdom

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from South Africa to United Kingdom
Fastest flight time11h 10mThe fastest flight from South Africa to United Kingdom takes 11h 10m
Direct flightsSatDirect flights go from South Africa to United Kingdom on Saturday. Airlines offering direct flights are: American Airlines and British Airways.

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from South Africa to United Kingdom

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest airline that flies to United Kingdom from South Africa?

Ethiopian Air

Air France, Egypt Air, and Emirates are the most popular carriers operating from South Africa to United Kingdom

What is the cheapest South Africa to United Kingdom flight route?

Johannesburg OR Tambo - London Gatwick

Fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo to London Gatwick for the best South Africa - United Kingdom flight prices


Easily compare return flights from South Africa to United Kingdom

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from South Africa to United Kingdom by changing tabs
Virgin Atlantic
9 Feb
JNB16:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
11h 25m
LHR03:25London Heathrow
16 Feb
LHR17:05London Heathrow
11h 05m
JNB04:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
10 Nov
JNB18:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
25h 05m
2 stops
LTN20:00London Luton
23 Nov
LTN15:05London Luton
24h 00m
2 stops
JNB15:05Johannesburg OR Tambo
SWISS
29 Nov
JNB15:25Johannesburg OR Tambo
23h 40m
1 stop
LCY15:05London City
6 Dec
LCY03:55London City
23h 15m
1 stop
JNB03:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
KLM
11 Nov
JNB18:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
18h 10m
1 stop
LHR13:05London Heathrow
10 Feb
LHR01:30London Heathrow
13h 35m
1 stop
JNB15:05Johannesburg OR Tambo
Air France
2 Nov
JNB15:50Johannesburg OR Tambo
16h 40m
1 stop
LHR08:30London Heathrow
28 Jan
LHR06:30London Heathrow
21h 45m
1 stop
JNB04:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
14 Mar
CPT05:40Cape Town Intl
15h 15m
1 stop
LHR20:55London Heathrow
27 Mar
LHR05:00London Heathrow
20h 40m
1 stop
CPT01:40Cape Town Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights from South Africa to United Kingdom

If you're looking for one-way flights from South Africa to United Kingdom, view some of our deals below provided by Etihad Airways, KLM and Qatar Airways
Etihad Airways
2 Dec
JNB14:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
17h 45m
1 stop
LHR07:45London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
11 Dec
JNB16:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
11h 25m
LHR03:25London Heathrow
Qatar Airways
29 Dec
JNB08:40Johannesburg OR Tambo
17h 50m
1 stop
LGW02:30London Gatwick

Search last-minute flights to United Kingdom from South Africa

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from South Africa to United Kingdom
KLM
24 Oct
JNB19:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
18h 05m
1 stop
LHR13:15London Heathrow
7 Nov
LHR15:25London Heathrow
23h 40m
1 stop
JNB15:05Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
24 Oct
JNB19:10Johannesburg OR Tambo
18h 05m
1 stop
LHR13:15London Heathrow
1 Dec
LHR12:35London Heathrow
26h 30m
2 stops
JNB15:05Johannesburg OR Tambo
Turkish Airlines
25 Oct
CPT13:50Cape Town Intl
23h 20m
1 stop
LGW13:10London Gatwick
30 Nov
LGW11:50London Gatwick
17h 15m
1 stop
CPT05:05Cape Town Intl
Air France
25 Oct
JNB14:50Johannesburg OR Tambo
14h 05m
1 stop
LHR04:55London Heathrow
7 Nov
LHR01:25London Heathrow
37h 40m
2 stops
JNB14:05Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
23 Oct
JNB10:25Johannesburg OR Tambo
17h 35m
1 stop
LHR04:00London Heathrow
30 Oct
LHR17:00London Heathrow
15h 05m
1 stop
JNB08:05Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qatar Airways
23 Oct
JNB09:50Johannesburg OR Tambo
18h 10m
1 stop
LHR04:00London Heathrow
29 Jan
LHR09:10London Heathrow
23h 20m
1 stop
JNB08:30Johannesburg OR Tambo

Best airlines flying from South Africa to United Kingdom

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from South Africa to United Kingdom with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Ethiopian Air
PriceFrom £252
Free cancellation
Rating
8.3
Air France
PriceFrom £282
Free cancellation
Rating
7.8
SWISS
PriceFrom £326
Free cancellation
Rating
8.5
British Airways
PriceFrom £348
Free cancellation
Rating
7.0
Emirates
PriceFrom £357
Free cancellation
Rating
8.7
Virgin Atlantic
PriceFrom £361
Free cancellation
Rating
9.3
Etihad Airways
PriceFrom £363
Free cancellation
Rating
6.0
Qatar Airways
PriceFrom £368
Free cancellation
Rating
8.3
KLM
PriceFrom £370
Free cancellation
Rating
7.9
Egypt Air
PriceFrom £401
Free cancellation
Rating
8.7

  • Are airlines flying from South Africa to United Kingdom offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from South Africa to United Kingdom are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, and Emirates. You can search for the full list of airlines such as British Airways that are offering this flexibility.

  • Which airlines flying from South Africa to United Kingdom have COVID-19 safety policies in place?

    Airlines such as Etihad Airways have taken additional precautions to make sure you’re safer whilst travelling. Usage of HEPA filters, scheduled disinfection, enhanced cleaning of aircraft, pre-flight testing, and mask policies are some of the practices implemented by airlines to help keep you safe as you depart from South Africa to United Kingdom. Policies will vary by airline.


Can I fly to United Kingdom from South Africa right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from South Africa to United Kingdom

Most visitors from South Africa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter United Kingdom.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to United Kingdom.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering United Kingdom.

Documents
Mandatory passenger locator form - Submit the form any time in the 48 hours before arriving in the UK. Show the form when checking in your plane, train or ferry to the UK.

Managed quarantine package for Scotland - All travelers arriving directly to Scotland are required to book their Managed Quarantine Package prior to travel.

COVID-19 testing package - All travelers must book and pay for a COVID-19 Testing Package prior to travel to England and Scotland.


Can I fly back to South Africa from United Kingdom?

Returning to South Africa from United Kingdom

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from United Kingdom must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to South Africa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from United Kingdom are not required to quarantine after entering South Africa.

If you are planning to travel to United Kingdom at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

Alternative routes for South Africa to United Kingdom

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Cape Town to London Flights
Fastest flight time11h 55m
Cheapest price£325
Durban to London Flights
Fastest flight time18h 30m
Cheapest price£395
Port Elizabeth to London Flights
Fastest flight time24h 00m
Cheapest price£432
Cape Town to Manchester Flights
Fastest flight time17h 50m
Cheapest price£486

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