Cheap flights from South Africa to London

JNB — LON
Aug 16 — Aug 231
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How far in advance should I book a flight from South Africa to London?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 10% on flights from South Africa to London compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at R11 832. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from R12 815.

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

Flights from South Africa to London lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from South Africa to London in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at R7 325.

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Africa to London (ZA - LON)?

When flying from South Africa to London, 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 London in August, September 2022

The best prices found for South Africa to LON flights in August, September
Sep 24 - Sep 28
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LGW

London Gatwick

1 stop

24h 30m
LGW

London Gatwick

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

24h 30m
R8 718

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 21 - Sep 28
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LGW

London Gatwick

1 stop

17h 50m
LGW

London Gatwick

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

24h 30m
R8 899

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 26 - Dec 1
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

15h 40m
LHR

London Heathrow

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

25h 20m
R8 964

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

South Africa to London 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to London from South Africa found for this year
Nov 24 - Jan 18
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

16h 40m
LHR

London Heathrow

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

16h 10m
R7 670

Air France

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Nov 15 - Nov 22
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

16h 55m
LHR

London Heathrow

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

15h 10m
R7 817

SWISS

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Oct 19 - Nov 7
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

22h 45m
LHR

London Heathrow

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

25h 20m
R7 981

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Cheap Kenya Airways flights from South Africa to London

Nov 29 - Jan 31
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

24h 05m
LHR

London Heathrow

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

51h 25m
R9 374

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Nov 10 - Nov 18
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

18h 30m
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

26h 15m
R9 439

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Oct 13 - Oct 31
CPT

Cape Town Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

18h 15m
LHR

London Heathrow

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

47h 25m
R9 669

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Cheap KLM flights from South Africa to London

Oct 13 - Nov 5
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

15h 40m
LHR

London Heathrow

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

30h 05m
R8 030

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 26 - Dec 2
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

19h 25m
LHR

London Heathrow

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

25h 20m
R8 964

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Oct 10 - Nov 6
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

20h 00m
LHR

London Heathrow

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

19h 10m
R9 144

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Direct flights to London from South Africa

Save time with South Africa to London direct flight deals
Nov 29 - Jan 31
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

11h 15m
LHR

London Heathrow

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

11h 05m
R11 144

Virgin Atlantic

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Oct 24 - Oct 31
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

11h 15m
LHR

London Heathrow

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

11h 05m
R11 291

Virgin Atlantic

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Nov 15 - Nov 22
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

11h 30m
LHR

London Heathrow

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

11h 05m
R11 357

British Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Last-minute flights from South Africa to London

Late deals on return flights to London from South Africa, departing today and this week
Aug 16 - Oct 13
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

11h 10m
LHR

London Heathrow

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

18h 55m
R14 634

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Aug 16 - Oct 13
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

11h 10m
LHR

London Heathrow

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Nonstop

11h 00m
R15 142

British Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Aug 21 - Sep 12
CPT

Cape Town Intl

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

32h 45m
STN

London Stansted

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

37h 25m
R15 306

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

One-way flights to London from South Africa

The cheapest one-way flights from South Africa to London
Oct 24
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LGW

London Gatwick

1 stop

24h 30m
R3 458

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Oct 4
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LGW

London Gatwick

1 stop

24h 30m
R3 491

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Oct 9
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

33h 30m
R3 654

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

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

Can I find flights from South Africa to London for under R7 700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Africa to London for under R7 700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air France for just R7 670, but on average you can expect to pay R8 046.

Are there direct flights from South Africa to London for under R11 200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from South Africa to London under R11 200. A good price for a direct flight from South Africa to London is less than R11 652.

Are there last-minute flights available from South Africa to London for under R14 700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from South Africa to London within the next 7 days for less than R14 700.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Qatar Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as R3 458. However, be on the lookout for offers from Etihad Airways and Kenya Airways, as they are both options that can get you from South Africa to London for a low price.

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

The most popular route from South Africa to London is Johannesburg OR Tambo - London Heathrow. You may also consider Cape Town Intl - London Heathrow or Johannesburg OR Tambo - London Gatwick.

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

Before booking your flight from South Africa to London, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air France, ITA Airways or British Airways.

What are the most reliable airlines from South Africa to London?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from South Africa to London consider choosing Delta(96%), Virgin Atlantic(96%) or American Airlines(86%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from South Africa to London?

The cheapest flight price from South Africa to London is R4 189. On average you can expect to pay R28 162. The most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - London Heathrow), can usually be booked for R7 407.

Departure points for flights from South Africa to London

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

Top 10 airlines flying from South Africa to London

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Africa to London choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qatar AirwaysCheapestR100AverageR10 202FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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SWISSCheapestR6 050AverageR9 964FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapestR6 633AverageR11 324FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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Brussels AirlinesCheapestR6 916AverageR9 750FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Air FranceCheapestR6 920AverageR9 993FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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KLMCheapestR7 107AverageR10 669FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapestR7 970AverageR10 987FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Turkish AirlinesCheapestR7 981AverageR11 017FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapestR7 998AverageR12 973FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Malta MedAirCheapestR8 242AverageR9 260FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from South Africa to London

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0%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
19%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
80%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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