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The best prices from Johannesburg OR Tambo to London are usually found in March or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
OR Tambo (JNB) to London (LON)

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to LON flight in 2021: compare OR Tambo to London flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in London.
JNB - LON
Price
R589 - R700
LON
Temperature
4 - 17 °C
LON
Precipitation
40 - 70 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 6% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R9 353

From Johannesburg OR Tambo to London (LON)

One-way from

R4 430

One-way flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo to London (LON)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London?

Travellers have found that booking a Sunday departure is the best way to save up to 8% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to London. Flights to London from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in March are about R9 934 on average during March, but can be found for as low as R8 575.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London (JNB - LON)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 15% on flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London?

Users have found that booking a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London at least 61 days early can save you up to 2% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London for as little as R10 401 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 401 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

Cheap flights from OR Tambo to London in December, January 2022

The best prices found for JNB to LON flights in December, January
1 Dec - 4 Dec
R1 906pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
1 Dec - 4 Dec
R1 921pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
1 Dec - 4 Dec
R2 080pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Johannesburg OR Tambo to London 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to London from OR Tambo found for this year
1 Dec - 4 Dec
R1 906pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
1 Dec - 4 Dec
R1 921pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Kenya Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
30 Nov - 4 Dec
R2 080pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Direct flights to London from OR Tambo

Save time with OR Tambo to London direct flight deals
20 Mar - 8 May
R8 019pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
20 Mar - 8 May
R8 352pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
14 Dec - 21 Jan
R8 829pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last-minute flights from OR Tambo to London

Late deals on return flights to London from OR Tambo, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 3 Jan
R6 542pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
SWISS
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
11 Dec - 6 Jan
R6 558pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
10 Dec - 4 Jan
R6 574pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to London from Johannesburg OR Tambo

The cheapest one-way flights from OR Tambo to London
15:25 - 3:05
SWISS
1 stop
13h 40m
JNB - LHR
SWISS
R4 430
swiss
16:45 - 7:35
Egypt Air
1 stop
16h 50m
JNB - LHR
Egypt Air
R4 478
Priceline
13:50 - 6:40
Emirates
1 stop
18h 50m
JNB - LGW
Emirates
R4 684
Travelgenio

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From OR Tambo to London

Which airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to London have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Virgin Atlantic, British Airways, and Emirates are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London for under R6 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London for under R6 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SWISS for just R6 256, but on average you can expect to pay R6 463.

Are there direct flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London for under R8 100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London under R8 100. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London is less than R8 972.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London for under R6 600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London within the next 7 days for less than R6 600.

What days are direct flights available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London on average per day?

Per day, 2 flights depart from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London?

A quick flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London can take about 13h 40m. SWISS provides one of the quickest options available for as low as R6 256. There are 9125 km between Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport and London. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London is SWISS. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as R6 256 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Lufthansa, starting at R6 669. Users have found that SWISS is 37% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London are Qatar Airways (R3 811), Egypt Air (R4 160), and SWISS (R4 399).

What are the most popular routes from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London?

When deciding which route to take from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London, consider Johannesburg OR Tambo - London Heathrow, Johannesburg OR Tambo - London City or Johannesburg OR Tambo - London Gatwick, as they are the most popular.

What are the most reliable airlines from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London consider choosing Finnair(100%), American Airlines(90%) or British Airways(90%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for R3 702. While the most popular route (Johannesburg OR Tambo - London Heathrow) can be booked for R6 256 on average our data indicates R19 287 when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London?

When booking a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to London, you may want to consider flying on Air France, ITA - Airways or British Airways as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for London, England

Do I need a COVID test to fly to London from OR Tambo?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg OR Tambo to London

Most visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo will not be allowed to enter London.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to London.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo are not required to quarantine after entering London.

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.


Do I need a test to fly back to OR Tambo from London?

Returning to Johannesburg OR Tambo from London

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg OR Tambo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg OR Tambo.

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Alternative routes for OR Tambo to London

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Destination information for London

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from OR Tambo to London.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = £0,05
Average temperature for December in London
9.0 °C
Avg rainfall for December in London
53.0 mm

Airports servicing Johannesburg

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Top 10 airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to London

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from OR Tambo to London choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Emirates
R7 276 R10 260 No cancel fee 75%
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Qatar Airways
R7 461 R10 169 No cancel fee 68%
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Virgin Atlantic
R7 467 R11 122 No cancel fee 72%
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British Airways
R7 608 R11 087 No cancel fee 70%
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Air France
R7 986 R9 891 No cancel fee 77%
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Turkish Airlines
R7 995 R12 305 No cancel fee 77%
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RwandAir
R8 019 R11 231 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by RwandAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Ethiopian Air
R8 161 R10 295 No cancel fee 72%
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KLM
R8 225 R11 023 No cancel fee 75%
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Etihad Airways
R8 362 R10 276 No cancel fee 75%
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Hourly flight availability from OR Tambo to London

See what time of day planes typically take off from OR Tambo towards London.
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Weekly flight availability
from OR Tambo to London
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from OR Tambo to London.
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights
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