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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from London to Johannesburg were £368 for one-way flights and £476 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Frequently asked questions

Is it possible to fly from London to Johannesburg right now?
Stay informed about present flying restrictions or health advisories by checking the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This is the page to visit for the most recent developments for your flights from London to Johannesburg.
Is there a direct flight between London and Johannesburg?
Virgin Atlantic or British Airways? Or any of the other 2 airlines flying nonstop from Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.)? That’s what you’ll need to decide to book your seat. With this many alternatives, you’ll be able to find a carrier that jibes with your travel plans.
How long is a direct flight from London to Johannesburg?
Make sure you choose your favourite seat, because you’ll be in it for at least 10 hours and 55 minutes during this trip of 5,600 miles. But direct services between London and Johannesburg ordinarily take around 10 hours and 57 minutes.
Can I cancel my flight booking to Johannesburg due to COVID-19?
As an ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Johannesburg booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.
What are the best airports for London to Johannesburg flights?
If you’re heading from London to Johannesburg, the most frequently flown routes are:

  • LHR to O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) - 92 flights per week
  • London (LCY-London City) to Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) - 16 flights per week
  • LGW to Johannesburg Airport - 4 flights per week

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from London to Johannesburg?
Every airline has different features. If you’re travelling from London to Johannesburg, choose your seat from one of the top six air carriers which operate on this route:

  • Qatar Airways with 91 flights every month.
  • Emirates with 60 flights every month.
  • KLM with 52 flights every month.
  • Lufthansa with 43 flights every month.
  • SWISS with 43 flights every month.
  • Turkish Airlines with 34 flights every month.

How many flights are there from London to Johannesburg?
You’ve got plenty of choice when it comes to travelling from London to Johannesburg. With some 13 flights operating each day, the time to escape is up to you.
Is it possible to fly on an airline that employs social distancing and other COVID-19 measures?
Getting to your destination comfortably and confidently is as important as having a great holiday once you get there. Take the stress out of flying by choosing Comair, British Airways or Qatar Airways. They all employ social distancing rules and have COVID-19 measures in place, which may be capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What are the cheapest days to book a flight?
This is one is easy to remember: Ticket Thursdays. We found that tickets booked on a Thursday resulted in the best deal on average in 2021. However, Friday can be the worst day to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2021.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2021, Friday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly, with Tuesday as a close second. That’s definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Thinking of traveling mid-week? It turns out that Wednesdays generally had the most expensive airline tickets, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Cheap flights from London to Johannesburg 

Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from London to Johannesburg, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between London to Johannesburg is February. In the current list of deals available, prices start at £476 and can rise to £627 for return flights.  

Find the best flight from London to Johannesburg  

Every day between London and Johannesburg, 10 flights from 6 airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with American Airlines, Qatar Airways, Finnair, Iberia, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 10hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 9073 km between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from London to Johannesburg — a great choice on great deals 

We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from London to Johannesburg to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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City Lodge Hotel at OR Tambo International Airport

City Lodge Hotel at OR Tambo International Airport

3 out of 5
Above Multi-Storey Parkade 2, Level 5, OR Tambo International Airport, Kempton Park, Gauteng
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Kempton Park. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and a 24-hour fitness centre. Our guests praise the bar in their reviews. ...
8.6/10 Excellent! (1,006 reviews)

Reviewed on 24 Sep 2023

City Lodge Hotel at OR Tambo International Airport
Southern Sun O.R. Tambo International Airport

Southern Sun O.R. Tambo International Airport

4 out of 5
Jones Road, Kempton Park, Gauteng
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in Kempton Park. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and a free airport shuttle. Popular attractions International Terminal ...
8.2/10 Very Good! (1,010 reviews)
"The hotel is next to the airport. It was selected by my tour group for the first night and I booked an extra night for an early arrival. I have a view of the airport but I do not hear the planes. Good breakfast buffet. Reasonably priced."

Reviewed on 23 Sep 2023

Southern Sun O.R. Tambo International Airport
Premier Hotel OR Tambo

Premier Hotel OR Tambo

4 out of 5
73 Gladiator Street, Rhodesfield, Kempton Park, Gauteng
Stay at this 4-star family-friendly hotel in Kempton Park. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 2 outdoor pools. Popular attractions International Terminal Duty ...
8.6/10 Excellent! (999 reviews)
"It is very close from the airport"

Reviewed on 15 Sep 2023

Premier Hotel OR Tambo
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MINT Hotel 84 on Katherine

MINT Hotel 84 on Katherine

3.5 out of 5
84 Katherine Street, Sandton, Gauteng
Stay at this 3.5-star hotel in Sandton. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and breakfast. Popular attractions Peacemaker Museum and The MARC are located nearby. Discover ...
8.8/10 Excellent! (193 reviews)
Forever yona #Minthotel
"Everything was perfect but their service is somehow slow cause I requested a Iron but it took time, I even changed my outfit because of that. But anyway everything was good & lovely The place is amazing 🔥🔥💯😭"

Reviewed on 18 Sep 2023

MINT Hotel 84 on Katherine
Garden Court Sandton City

Garden Court Sandton City

3 out of 5
Cnr West and Maude Street, Sandton, Gauteng
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Sandton. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 restaurants and free train station pick-up. Popular attractions Montecasino and Nelson ...
8.6/10 Excellent! (766 reviews)
"I loved the way they were specific with people who have issues with diet"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2023

Garden Court Sandton City
Sandton Sun and Towers

Sandton Sun and Towers

5 out of 5
Cnr Fifth & Alice Streets, Sandton, Gauteng
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Sandton. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 outdoor pools and 2 restaurants. Our guests praise the room service in their reviews. Popular ...
9/10 Wonderful! (404 reviews)
"Liked everything about this place, the staff were so helpful and always offering excellent service throughout my stay"

Reviewed on 17 Sep 2023

Sandton Sun and Towers
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