Cheap flights from South Africa to Edinburgh

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

Users have found that booking a flight from South Africa to Edinburgh at least 55 days early can save you up to 8% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 55 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from South Africa to Edinburgh for as little as R10 639 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 R10 654 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

November is one of the best times of the year to fly to Edinburgh from South Africa. Prices for November average R9 701 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R8 484. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a November flight can save you 14% on your journey compared to booking in November

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

When flying from South Africa to Edinburgh, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from South Africa to Edinburgh in October, November 2021

The best prices found for South Africa to EDI flights in October, November
Nov 10 - Nov 17
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

18h 15m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

17h 45m
R6 748

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 10/25/21

Nov 10 - Nov 17
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

2 stops

24h 05m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

21h 40m
R7 033

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 10/25/21

Nov 11 - Nov 18
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

18h 20m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

19h 05m
R7 781

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 10/26/21

South Africa to Edinburgh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Edinburgh from South Africa found for this year
Nov 10 - Nov 17
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

18h 15m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

17h 45m
R6 748

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 10/25/21

Dec 1 - Dec 8
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

25h 00m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

17h 45m
R6 958

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 10/27/21

Nov 10 - Nov 17
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

2 stops

24h 05m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

21h 40m
R7 033

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 10/25/21

Last-minute flights from South Africa to Edinburgh

Late deals on return flights to Edinburgh from South Africa, departing today and this week
Nov 7 - Sep 25
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

19h 30m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

19h 15m
R10 773

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 10/25/21

Nov 7 - Sep 25
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

2 stops

28h 10m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

15h 00m
R11 387

Lufthansa

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Deal found 10/25/21

Nov 7 - Sep 25
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

2 stops

28h 10m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

25h 20m
R12 479

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 10/25/21

One-way flights to Edinburgh Turnhouse from South Africa

The cheapest one-way flights from South Africa to Edinburgh
Dec 15
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

2 stops

26h 20m
R5 042

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 10/26/21

Dec 15
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

3 stops

23h 20m
R5 267

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 10/26/21

Dec 19
CPT

Cape Town Intl

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

25h 45m
R5 611

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 10/26/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about South Africa to Edinburgh flights.

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

For a flight from South Africa to Edinburgh, you will be flying into Turnhouse. Edinburgh Turnhouse (EDI) is just 11,0 km from the centre of the city.

Which airlines flying from South Africa to Edinburgh Turnhouse have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Emirates, Qatar Airways, and British Airways flying from South Africa to Edinburgh Turnhouse have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from South Africa to Edinburgh Turnhouse. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from South Africa to Edinburgh for under R6 800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Africa to Edinburgh for under R6 800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just R6 748, but on average you can expect to pay R8 903.

Are there last-minute flights available from South Africa to Edinburgh for under R10 800?

There are currently 8+ open flights from South Africa to Edinburgh within the next 7 days for less than R10 800.

How popular is this South Africa to Edinburgh flight route?

Flights from South Africa to Edinburgh Turnhouse have been viewed 2 727 times in the past calendar month.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Qatar Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R5 611. Users have also found prices from R5 791 and R6 060 on KLM and Air France, respectively.

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

The most popular route from South Africa to Edinburgh is Johannesburg OR Tambo - Edinburgh Turnhouse. You may also consider Cape Town Intl - Edinburgh Turnhouse or Port Elizabeth - Edinburgh Turnhouse.

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from South Africa to Edinburgh?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for R8 885. While the most popular route (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Edinburgh Turnhouse) can be booked for R6 958 on average our data indicates R9 661 when flying from South Africa to Edinburgh

Can I fly to Edinburgh Turnhouse from South Africa right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from South Africa to Edinburgh Turnhouse

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

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 Edinburgh Turnhouse.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Edinburgh Turnhouse.

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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 Edinburgh Turnhouse?

Returning to South Africa from Edinburgh Turnhouse

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to South Africa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse are not required to quarantine after entering South Africa.

Departure points for flights from South Africa to Edinburgh

Select to see more specific information for flights to Edinburgh from all departure points in South Africa

Top 10 airlines flying from South Africa to Edinburgh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Africa to Edinburgh choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
CheapestR7 945
AverageR9 129
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
CheapestR8 201
AverageR11 887
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Kenya Airways
CheapestR8 227
AverageR10 500
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time82%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
CheapestR8 377
AverageR11 328
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Atlantic
CheapestR8 400
AverageR11 877
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
CheapestR8 405
AverageR14 446
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
KLM
CheapestR8 534
AverageR12 310
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Air France
CheapestR8 599
AverageR11 365
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
Turkish Airlines
CheapestR9 174
AverageR12 947
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
Lufthansa
CheapestR11 067
AverageR15 543
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety