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Flights to United Kingdom in 2024

Find the latest flights to United Kingdom in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 580 764 searches and data was last updated on 19 June 2024.

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R13 801

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R7 816

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R4 806
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Cheap flights to London
Mon 22/723:15JNB - LHR
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Sun 21/719:35JNB - LHR
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1 stop36h 05mSWISS
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Cheap flights to Manchester
Thu 18/79:55JNB - MAN
2 stops35h 30mMultiple Airlines
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Cheap flights to Birmingham
Thu 18/719:35JNB - BHX
1 stop13h 30mSWISS
Thu 25/718:55BHX - JNB
1 stop13h 15mSWISS
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Thu 18/723:15JNB - BHX
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Sat 13/717:00JNB - BHX
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Sat 13/719:35JNB - BHX
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United Kingdom 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for United Kingdom in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 580 764 searches and data were last updated on 19 June 2024.
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Wed 6/1120:25JNB - LHR
1 stop13h 40mSWISS
Wed 13/1112:05LHR - JNB
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Tue 10/98:20JNB - LHR
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Wed 18/920:25LHR - JNB
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Sun 20/108:20JNB - LHR
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Fri 7/317:10LHR - JNB
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Sun 17/1120:25JNB - LGW
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Sun 24/1118:40LGW - JNB
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Sun 20/1019:35JNB - LHR
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Wed 6/1120:25JNB - LHR
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Wed 13/1112:05LHR - JNB
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One-way flights to United Kingdom

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Sun 14/71:15JNB - BHX
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Direct flights to United Kingdom

Sun 17/1119:40JNB - LHR
Nonstop11h 20mVirgin Atlantic
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Fri 8/1119:40JNB - LHR
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Tue 1/1019:20JNB - LHR
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Nonstop11h 00mBritish Airways
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Tue 5/1119:45JNB - LHR
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Fri 11/1019:20JNB - LHR
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Sun 8/919:20JNB - LHR
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Sun 15/918:55JNB - LHR
Nonstop11h 05mVirgin Atlantic
Sun 22/922:15LHR - JNB
Nonstop11h 00mVirgin Atlantic
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Wed 24/719:20JNB - LHR
Nonstop11h 10mBritish Airways
Mon 29/719:05LHR - JNB
Nonstop11h 10mBritish Airways
Deal found 18/6R13 892

Find flights to United Kingdom within your budget

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JNB - LHR

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Johannesburg OR Tambo

Wed 6/11

1 stop13h 40m

London Heathrow

Wed 13/11

1 stop20h 05m

R7 816

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Heathrow

JNB - LHR

JNBLHR

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 10/9

1 stop15h 20m

London Heathrow

Wed 18/9

1 stop33h 05m

R8 161

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Heathrow

JNB - LHR

JNBLHR

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 20/10

1 stop15h 20m

London Heathrow

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1 stop15h 00m

R8 270

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Heathrow

JNB - LHR

JNBLHR

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 22/7

1 stop18h 00m

London Heathrow

Mon 19/8

1 stop23h 25m

R8 796

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Heathrow

JNB - LHR

JNBLHR

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mon 22/7

2 stops20h 20m

London Heathrow

Mon 19/8

2 stops24h 35m

R10 954

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Gatwick

JNB - LGW

JNBLGW

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Wed 18/9

1 stop23h 00m

London Gatwick

Sun 29/9

1 stop16h 45m

R11 679

Johannesburg OR TamboLondon Gatwick

JNB - LGW

JNBLGW

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Wed 6/11

1 stop16h 15m

London Gatwick

Wed 13/11

1 stop15h 55m

R11 951

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Best time to book a flight to United Kingdom

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Temperature and rainfall in United Kingdom by month

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4 - 17 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to United Kingdom, 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 United Kingdom?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight to United Kingdom. Price data was last updated on 14 June 2024.

One of the best times to book a cheap flight to the United Kingdom is during the months of January and February, which is when you should aim to secure your flight bookings for the seasons of spring or autumn. The months of March through May (spring), as well as September through November (autumn), are ideal shoulder seasons for visiting the United Kingdom since you’ll be able to enjoy the pleasant weather and manageable tourist crowds. In order to find the best deal on flight prices to the United Kingdom, you’ll have to be flexible with your travel dates and set up notifications across various airlines in order to find the best deals out there.

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Reviews of airlines servicing United Kingdom

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to United Kingdom. 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 United Kingdom. Reviews last updated 19 June 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly to United Kingdom, see what other customers have to say about KLM, Air France and RwandAir. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,1
Very Good
3 847 reviews

Boarding

8,1

Crew

8,3

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Comfort

8,0

Overall

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

It was not a good experience the seats were small and uncomfortable the food was not good and they forgot to serve me my breakfast - there were 5 us in 2 rows that they just completely skipped us. Very disappointed.

8,1
Very Good
3 847 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 847 reviews

Boarding

8,1

Crew

8,3

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Comfort

8,0

Overall

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

It was not a good experience the seats were small and uncomfortable the food was not good and they forgot to serve me my breakfast - there were 5 us in 2 rows that they just completely skipped us. Very disappointed.

7,9
Good
1 442 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 847 reviews

Boarding

8,1

Crew

8,3

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Comfort

8,0

Overall

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

It was not a good experience the seats were small and uncomfortable the food was not good and they forgot to serve me my breakfast - there were 5 us in 2 rows that they just completely skipped us. Very disappointed.

7,9
Good
47 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 847 reviews

Boarding

8,1

Crew

8,3

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Comfort

8,0

Overall

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

It was not a good experience the seats were small and uncomfortable the food was not good and they forgot to serve me my breakfast - there were 5 us in 2 rows that they just completely skipped us. Very disappointed.

7,7
Good
1 882 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 847 reviews

Boarding

8,1

Crew

8,3

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Comfort

8,0

Overall

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

It was not a good experience the seats were small and uncomfortable the food was not good and they forgot to serve me my breakfast - there were 5 us in 2 rows that they just completely skipped us. Very disappointed.

7,7
Good
4 271 reviews
8,1
Very Good
3 847 reviews

Boarding

8,1

Crew

8,3

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Comfort

8,0

Overall

8,1

Reviews

1 / 10

It was not a good experience the seats were small and uncomfortable the food was not good and they forgot to serve me my breakfast - there were 5 us in 2 rows that they just completely skipped us. Very disappointed.

Whenever you hear the words the United Kingdom, you may picture images of the Union Jack, the Queen, and lively English pubs in your mind’s eye, but the truth is that there’s so much more on offer in the United Kingdom than is commonly perceived. Featuring some of the most diverse landscapes on earth, England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland comes together to form one seriously captivating destination. Whether you’re keen on exploring the rich and enticing history, or you’re looking forward to getting lost in the great outdoors, or perhaps you’d rather be living it up in the streets of SoHo…whatever your taste, the United Kingdom can deliver beyond your wildest expectations!

When is the best time to fly to the United Kingdom?

Peak season:

Although the United Kingdom is a year-round tourism hotspot, it generally sees its majority of travelers flock here during the summer months, which run from June through August. If you’re traveling to the capital cities of England, Scotland, Wales, or Northern Ireland, be sure to book your cheap flight to the United Kingdom well in advance to avoid overpaying for travel expenses.

Off season:

Generally speaking, the winter months of the United Kingdom, which runs from December through March, make up the off season in terms of tourism. The winter months tend to be a great time for securing cheap flights to the United Kingdom since crowds tend to be thinner during this time of the year. This may be your best shot at booking the cheapest accommodation and flight tickets to the United Kingdom.

How long is the flight to the United Kingdom?

Johannesburg to Heathrow 11 hours, 15 minutes

Johannesburg to Edinburgh 14 hours

Johannesburg to Birmingham 13 hours, 35 minutes

Johannesburg to Glasgow 13 hours, 40 minutes

Which airlines operate flights to the United Kingdom?

Thomson Airways, Air Canada, Air Arabia Maroc, Virgin Atlantic, and British Airlines are just 5 of the major airlines all operating cheap flights to and from the United Kingdom. Although some of these airlines might be able to provide you with superior on-board comfort, other airlines, such as Thomson Airways, might be a better fit for travelers who are on a tight budget. Go ahead and compare the benefits offered by each of these airlines and then make a well-rounded decision based on whether comfort or budget is critical to your needs.

What is good to know if travelling to United Kingdom?

  • When visiting the United Kingdom, your trip would not be complete without an authentic theater performance. London’s West End is the largest of its kind in the world, and then there’s also the Minack Theatre in Cornwall, which is an open-air theater perfect for family groups.
  • Forget Stonehenge: the Ridgeway National Trail is a stone circle which is roughly 5,000 years older than Stonehenge. At the site, you’ll be able to trail along the stones as you make your way to the great sites such as the Cerne Giant, the 5 White Horses, and the alleged birthplace of King Arthur, Tintagel Castle.
  • Not all attractions in London cost a fortune to visit. Attractions such as the National Gallery, the Tate Britain & Tate Modern, the Royal Academy, the Victoria and Albert Museum, and the Imperial War Museum all offer free admissions.
  • When is the best time to fly to the United Kingdom?

    Peak season: Although the United Kingdom is a year-round tourism hotspot, it generally sees its majority of travelers flock here during the summer months, which run from June through August. If you’re traveling to the capital cities of England, Scotland, Wales, or Northern Ireland, be sure to book your cheap flight to the United Kingdom well in advance to avoid overpaying for travel expenses. Off season: Generally speaking, the winter months of the United Kingdom, which runs from December through March, make up the off season in terms of tourism. The winter months tend to be a great time for securing cheap flights to the United Kingdom since crowds tend to be thinner during this time of the year. This may be your best shot at booking the cheapest accommodation and flight tickets to the United Kingdom.

  • How long is the flight to the United Kingdom?

    Johannesburg to Heathrow 11 hours, 15 minutes Johannesburg to Edinburgh 14 hours Johannesburg to Birmingham 13 hours, 35 minutes Johannesburg to Glasgow 13 hours, 40 minutes

  • Which airlines operate flights to the United Kingdom?

    Thomson Airways, Air Canada, Air Arabia Maroc, Virgin Atlantic, and British Airlines are just 5 of the major airlines all operating cheap flights to and from the United Kingdom. Although some of these airlines might be able to provide you with superior on-board comfort, other airlines, such as Thomson Airways, might be a better fit for travelers who are on a tight budget. Go ahead and compare the benefits offered by each of these airlines and then make a well-rounded decision based on whether comfort or budget is critical to your needs.

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

    Heathrow If you’re arriving in the United Kingdom at London’s Heathrow Airport, there are a few ways in which you can quickly and easily get to the city center. The fastest way to reach the city center is by train, the Heathrow Express, but a cheaper option would be to use the underground train. A convenient way to reach the city center is via the National Express bus service, and for door-to-door transfers, you would be better off looking at using a taxi or a minicab. Edinburgh Getting from Edinburgh airport to the city center can be done by using a taxi, a bus, or the trams. Taxis can be pre-booked online or they can be called outside of the arrival terminals at the airport. Edinburgh airport is also serviced by the Airlink bus, which departs every 10 minutes during the day, making it a quick and easy way to get to the city center. The trams are a little cheaper to use than the airport bus, but they run every 7 minutes to the city center and offer a number of drop-off points besides just the city center. Birmingham Birmingham airport is serviced by National Express coaches, a range of taxi services, buses, and by train. Taking a taxi from the airport to the city center is a quick and convenient solution, and they are also one of your cheapest options. Alternatively, you may also make use of the variety of buses traveling between the airport and the city center, or if you prefer, make use of the train to get you to the heart of Birmingham. Glasgow If you’re arriving at Glasgow’s airport, a quick and easy way to get to the city center is by using one of the buses, which provide transfers to and from the airport. You may also use the train to get to the city center, but you’ll have to make use of a connecting bus to get from the nearest station to your destination. Alternatively, you can also make use of any one of the taxis parked outside of the arrival terminals to get you to the city center.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to United Kingdom?

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

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in United Kingdom?

    Edinburgh Turnhouse is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in United Kingdom. One-way flights to Edinburgh Turnhouse typically cost R415, while return flights cost around R652.

  • How much is a return flight to United Kingdom?

    A return flight to United Kingdom will typically cost around R708, however they can be found for as little as R105.

  • Where does the fastest flight to United Kingdom depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to United Kingdom, 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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