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Cheap flights to London from R4 896

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 25/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
BOS — LON
Jun 18 — Jun 251
1 adult
Tue 18/6
Tue 25/6

Flights to London in 2024

Find the latest flights to London in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 597 771 searches and data was last updated on 13 June 2024.

Popular in

August

Cheapest in

February

Average price

R13 951

Return from

R7 141

One-way from

R4 896
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One-way flight from Johannesburg to London

Cheap flights to London in June & July 2024

Discover affordable flights and deals to London in June and July 2024. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 597 771 searches and data was last updated on 13 June 2024.
The deals listed below are some of the cheapest flights available to London in June and July 2024. If these deals fall outside of your budget, be sure to come back soon as prices update often.
Tue 23/719:35JNB - LHR
1 stop24h 50mSWISS
Sun 25/86:00LHR - JNB
1 stop26h 10mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R8 006
Tue 23/719:35JNB - LHR
2 stops26h 55mSWISS
Sun 25/86:00LHR - JNB
1 stop26h 10mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R8 522
Sat 13/719:35JNB - LHR
2 stops22h 00mSWISS
Fri 13/1219:30LHR - JNB
2 stops36h 40mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R9 166
Thu 11/718:50JNB - LHR
1 stop14h 10mMultiple Airlines
Thu 22/819:15LHR - JNB
1 stop25h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 13/6R9 516
Sat 13/719:35JNB - LHR
1 stop27h 10mSWISS
Fri 13/1219:30LHR - JNB
2 stops36h 40mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R9 644
Tue 23/723:15JNB - LHR
1 stop18h 00mKLM
Sat 17/818:35LHR - JNB
1 stop25h 45mKLM
Deal found 13/6R9 681
Wed 17/719:35JNB - LHR
1 stop13h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 7/915:30LHR - JNB
1 stop16h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 13/6R9 920
Tue 23/719:35JNB - LGW
1 stop23h 15mSWISS
Sun 25/818:45LGW - JNB
1 stop13h 25mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R9 939
Mon 22/719:35JNB - LHR
1 stop27h 10mSWISS
Wed 30/106:00LHR - JNB
1 stop26h 10mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R9 994

London 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for London in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 597 771 searches and data were last updated on 13 June 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights to London in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Sun 17/1120:25JNB - LGW
1 stop23h 25mSWISS
Sun 24/1118:40LGW - JNB
1 stop13h 30mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R7 877
Sun 17/1120:25JNB - LHR
1 stop16h 50mSWISS
Sun 24/116:00LHR - JNB
1 stop26h 10mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R7 914
Tue 23/719:35JNB - LHR
1 stop24h 50mSWISS
Sun 25/86:00LHR - JNB
1 stop26h 10mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R8 006
Tue 5/1120:25JNB - LGW
1 stop23h 25mSWISS
Tue 4/218:45LGW - JNB
1 stop13h 25mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R8 393
Tue 5/1120:25JNB - LHR
1 stop16h 50mSWISS
Tue 4/217:10LHR - JNB
1 stop15h 00mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R8 430
Tue 5/1120:25JNB - LHR
2 stops24h 15mSWISS
Tue 4/217:10LHR - JNB
1 stop15h 00mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R8 466
Tue 23/719:35JNB - LHR
2 stops26h 55mSWISS
Sun 25/86:00LHR - JNB
1 stop26h 10mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R8 522
Tue 5/1120:25JNB - LCY
1 stop18h 25mSWISS
Tue 4/213:30LCY - JNB
1 stop18h 40mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R8 614
Sun 6/1019:35JNB - LHR
1 stop23h 20mSWISS
Tue 15/1017:10LHR - JNB
1 stop15h 00mSWISS
Deal found 13/6R9 000

Flights to London departing soon

Discover available last-minute flight options to London, providing immediate availability and potentially lower prices. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 597 771 searches and data was last updated on 13 June 2024.
Browse some of the flights available to London departing last-minute. Prices refresh often so be sure to come back soon for more deals.
Wed 19/614:30JNB - LGW
1 stop16h 50mEthiopian Air
Tue 2/710:10LGW - JNB
1 stop16h 45mEthiopian Air
Deal found 12/6R13 509
Wed 19/614:30JNB - LGW
1 stop16h 50mEthiopian Air
Tue 2/710:10LGW - JNB
1 stop32h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 13/6R13 583
Fri 21/617:20JNB - LGW
2 stops21h 05mRwandAir
Sat 17/814:55LGW - JNB
3 stops23h 05mRwandAir
Deal found 12/6R13 602
Fri 21/617:20JNB - LGW
2 stops21h 05mRwandAir
Sat 17/814:55LGW - JNB
3 stops23h 05mRwandAir
Deal found 13/6R13 657
Sun 23/622:35JNB - LGW
1 stop32h 45mEthiopian Air
Thu 18/710:10LGW - JNB
1 stop25h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 13/6R14 190
Fri 21/617:20JNB - LHR
2 stops21h 50mRwandAir
Sat 17/815:05LHR - JNB
3 stops22h 55mRwandAir
Deal found 12/6R14 264
Fri 21/617:20JNB - LHR
2 stops25h 40mRwandAir
Sat 17/89:00LHR - JNB
3 stops29h 00mRwandAir
Deal found 13/6R14 338
Tue 18/622:35JNB - LGW
1 stop32h 45mEthiopian Air
Tue 2/710:10LGW - JNB
1 stop25h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 12/6R14 393
Thu 20/63:10JNB - LGW
2 stops35h 15mRwandAir
Sat 17/814:55LGW - JNB
3 stops23h 05mRwandAir
Deal found 12/6R14 706

One-way flights to London

Explore one-way flight options to London for greater flexibility in your travel plans. Find up-to-date pricing and availability for one-way flights. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 597 771 searches and data was last updated on 13 June 2024.
Choose from one of these one-way flights departing to London. Users seeking round-trip flights to London should update the search form at the top of the page accordingly.
Thu 25/713:35JNB - LGW
1 stop18h 05mQatar Airways
Deal found 13/6R4 896
Mon 15/713:35JNB - LHR
1 stop18h 15mQatar Airways
Deal found 12/6R5 172
Wed 24/713:35JNB - LHR
1 stop18h 15mQatar Airways
Deal found 12/6R5 190
Thu 18/713:35JNB - LHR
1 stop18h 15mQatar Airways
Deal found 12/6R5 301
Wed 24/713:35JNB - LGW
1 stop18h 05mQatar Airways
Deal found 12/6R5 301
Wed 17/713:35JNB - LHR
1 stop18h 15mQatar Airways
Deal found 12/6R5 319
Wed 17/713:35JNB - LHR
1 stop18h 15mQatar Airways
Deal found 13/6R5 338
Wed 10/713:35JNB - LHR
1 stop18h 15mQatar Airways
Deal found 12/6R5 374
Wed 17/713:35JNB - LHR
1 stop17h 50mQatar Airways
Deal found 13/6R5 393

Direct flights to London

Sun 20/1018:55JNB - LHR
Nonstop11h 05mVirgin Atlantic
Fri 14/322:30LHR - JNB
Nonstop11h 00mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 12/6R12 552
Sun 20/1018:55JNB - LHR
Nonstop11h 05mVirgin Atlantic
Fri 7/322:30LHR - JNB
Nonstop11h 00mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 12/6R12 792
Sun 17/1119:40JNB - LHR
Nonstop11h 20mVirgin Atlantic
Sun 24/1122:30LHR - JNB
Nonstop11h 00mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 12/6R12 921
Tue 17/918:55JNB - LHR
Nonstop11h 05mVirgin Atlantic
Wed 20/1122:30LHR - JNB
Nonstop11h 00mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 12/6R13 141
Sun 17/1119:40JNB - LHR
Nonstop11h 20mVirgin Atlantic
Sun 24/1122:30LHR - JNB
Nonstop11h 00mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 12/6R13 197
Sun 17/1119:40JNB - LHR
Nonstop11h 20mVirgin Atlantic
Sun 24/1122:30LHR - JNB
Nonstop11h 00mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 13/6R13 252
Fri 8/1119:40JNB - LHR
Nonstop11h 20mVirgin Atlantic
Sat 23/1122:30LHR - JNB
Nonstop11h 00mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 12/6R13 454
Fri 6/918:55JNB - LHR
Nonstop11h 05mVirgin Atlantic
Fri 28/222:30LHR - JNB
Nonstop11h 00mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 12/6R13 602
Tue 1/1019:20JNB - LHR
Nonstop11h 10mBritish Airways
Tue 22/1021:25LHR - JNB
Nonstop11h 00mBritish Airways
Deal found 13/6R13 638

Find flights to London within your budget

Locate flights to London that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 597 771 searches and data was last updated on 13 June 2024.

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R7 141 - R11 761

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Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Heathrow

JNB - LHR

JNBLHR

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 17/9

1 stop15h 20m

London Heathrow

Wed 20/11

1 stop13h 40m

R7 141

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Gatwick

JNB - LGW

JNBLGW

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 17/11

1 stop23h 25m

London Gatwick

Sun 24/11

1 stop13h 30m

R7 877

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Heathrow

JNB - LHR

JNBLHR

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 22/7

1 stop19h 20m

London Heathrow

Mon 19/8

1 stop23h 25m

R9 755

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Heathrow

JNB - LHR

JNBLHR

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 1/10

1 stop13h 25m

London Heathrow

Tue 22/10

1 stop15h 00m

R9 773

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Heathrow

JNB - LHR

JNBLHR

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Thu 4/7

1 stop16h 40m

London Heathrow

Tue 20/8

2 stops26h 45m

R10 620

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Heathrow

JNB - LHR

JNBLHR

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Thu 25/7

1 stop15h 30m

London Heathrow

Sun 11/8

1 stop14h 25m

R10 841

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Heathrow

JNB - LHR

JNBLHR

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sat 21/9

1 stop16h 00m

London Heathrow

Wed 25/9

2 stops21h 40m

R10 933

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Heathrow

JNB - LHR

JNBLHR

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Thu 27/6

2 stops18h 50m

London Heathrow

Mon 30/9

2 stops16h 40m

R11 706

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Gatwick

JNB - LGW

JNBLGW

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 17/11

1 stop22h 55m

London Gatwick

Sun 24/11

1 stop24h 55m

R11 761

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Best time to book a flight to London

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Temperature and rainfall in London by month

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Temperature

4 - 17 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to London, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 17.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 4.0 C).

When is the best time to book a flight to London?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight to London. Price data was last updated on 12 June 2024.

London plays host to a range of glamorous events during the year, so if you’re planning on attending any one of them (or trying to secure flights for the peak season), make sure you book your cheap flights to London as far as three months in advance. Being flexible with your travel dates is one of the best ways of ensuring you land the best deals on flights to this city.

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Users looking for the lowest fares to London should consider flying on Tuesday mornings, when prices are typically cheapest. Budget-minded travellers will want to avoid Saturday evenings, when prices are usually at their highest.
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Reviews of airlines servicing London

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to London. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to London. Reviews last updated 13 June 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines servicing London, such as Air France, Air Algerie and RwandAir. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,1
Very Good
3 865 reviews

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,0

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

8,1
Very Good
3 865 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 865 reviews

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,0

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

7,9
Good
1 461 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 865 reviews

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,0

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

7,9
Good
47 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 865 reviews

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,0

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

7,7
Good
1 893 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 865 reviews

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,0

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

7,7
Good
4 293 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 865 reviews

Crew

8,3

Boarding

8,2

Entertainment

8,3

Food

7,9

Overall

8,1

Comfort

8,0

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

As one of the world’s most densely populated and largest cities, London is arguably one of the best tourist destinations on the face of the earth, and everyone wants to visit it once (or a couple of times) in their lives. It’s home to royalty, it has a rich and almost-tangible history, it boasts museums galore, and of course, it’s got the pubs where we all just want to sit down and have a pint in. Each year, millions of travelers take cheap flights to London to experience its authentic modern-day renaissance, and you shouldn’t be surprised by the fact that just one visit to the city could very well see you lose your heart to the capital of the UK for good!

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  • When is the best time to fly to London ?

    Peak season: London is pretty much a year-round destination, which means that there isn’t a good or a bad time to book your flight tickets. Between June and September, during London’s summer months, the majority of tourists flock to this city, which means that flight prices might be at their highest during these months. Other festive periods such as Christmas, New Years, and Easter are also buzzing times for London. You should be able to find cheap flights to London with a bit of planning though Off season: By visiting London between April and May, you might be able to enjoy a quieter holiday in London, although the city seems to never (entirely) go to sleep. September and October are also quieter months on the London tourism scene, which means that this can be a brilliant time to pick up some cheap flight deals to London. Whether you’re planning a peak-or-off season visit to London, it’s essential to book your flight tickets are far along in advance as possible to avoid overpaying for last-minute bookings.

  • How long is the flight to London ?

    Johannesburg to London 11 hours, 15 minutes Cape Town to London 12 hours Durban to London 13 hours, 50 minutes

  • Which airlines operate flights to London ?

    British Airways and South African Airways tend to be some of the cheapest airlines operating flights to and from London. You may also want to consider using another carrier such as Thomson Airlines or Air India, which is also competitive with their prices. Make sure you compare the offers available from all of these airlines, not forgetting about the prices they charge for luggage so that you can determine which carrier is best suited to your needs and your budget.

  • How to get from the airport to the city center?

    Heathrow is one of the major airports where a lot of South African travelers will touch down after taking a cheap flight to London. Getting downtown from Heathrow can be done via the underground (tube), but the trip takes up to an hour. Alternatively, you can make use of the Heathrow Express trains, which take a mere 15 minutes to get to the city center. If you’re scheduled to arrive at the Gatwick Airport, you can take a 30-minute train ride to the city center, using the Gatwick Express trains, the fastest and easiest option for tourists to use. There are also metered taxis available at all the major airports, but these might be your most expensive option when trying to get to the city center from the airport. Travelers arriving at the Stansted Airport, you’ll have to make your way some 45 kilometers northeast of London’s city center. This can be done with a 45-minute train ride on board the Stansted Express. Alternatively, you can also make use of the shuttle buses, which are cheaper but take a lot longer to reach the city center.

  • What does LHR mean?

    London Heathrow Airport is LHR. This code is created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use IATA codes to identify the departing or arrival airports in the flight routes they service. Ready for more IATA code knowledge? These are related airports for your current travel destination: London Gatwick Airport (LGW), London Stansted Airport (STN), London Luton Airport (LTN), London City Airport (LCY), London Southend Airport (SEN).

  • Can I find cheaper flights to London if I am willing to have stopovers?

    Yes, flights with stopovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to London on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to London?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, SWISS is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to London.

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in London?

    London Heathrow is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in London. One-way flights to London Heathrow typically cost R256, while return flights cost around R661.

  • How much is a return flight to London?

    A return flight to London will typically cost around R170, however they can be found for as little as R108.

  • Where does the fastest flight to London depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to London, Johannesburg offers the quickest one-way flight (11 hours 5 minutes).

  • Does London Heathrow have car hire?

    Yes. Those touching down at London Heathrow can take advantage of the car hire services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to London Heathrow?

    Yes. London Heathrow has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. Aerotel London Heathrow is the closest property to London Heathrow (0,0 km away from London Heathrow).

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