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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from Johannesburg to London were £359 for one-way flights and £445 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 Johannesburg to London right now?
Stay informed about present health advisories and flying restrictions by checking our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This is the page to visit for all recent developments for your Johannesburg to London flight.
Is there a direct flight between Johannesburg and London?
We know you’d like to have as much time as you can to uncover the delights that await you in London. Fly directly between O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) and London (LHR-Heathrow) and you’ll get precisely that. Look up Virgin Atlantic and British Airways — these are a couple of the 2 airlines offering nonstop flights on this route.
How long is a direct flight from Johannesburg to London?
Covering a total travel distance of 5,600 miles, the journey typically takes around 11 hours and 10 minutes. Contemplate booking a seat with extra legroom on your direct Johannesburg to London flight if you’d like to travel a bit more comfortably.
Can I cancel my flight booking to London due to COVID-19?
As an ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your London 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 Johannesburg to London flights?
If you’re on your way from Johannesburg to London, the most frequently flown routes are:

  • O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) to Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 85 flights per week
  • JNB to LCY - 16 flights per week
  • JNB to London (LGW-Gatwick) - 4 flights per week

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Johannesburg to London?
After terrific perks and amenities? How about friendly service? While you’ll find multiple airlines travelling from Johannesburg to London, booking one of these sought-after air carriers will ensure you start your well-deserved break on the right track.

  • Qatar Airways with 91 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.
  • Emirates with 30 flights every month.

How many flights are there from Johannesburg to London?
Organising a trip from Johannesburg to London is a breeze. With 12 daily flights to choose from, you can set off on your dream holiday any time you like.
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 British Airways, Ryanair or EasyJet. 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 Johannesburg to London 

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 Johannesburg to London, 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 Johannesburg to London is February. In the current list of deals available, prices start at £445 and can rise to £592 for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Johannesburg to London  

Every day between Johannesburg and London, 8 flights from 5 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, Finnair, Iberia, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 7hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 9073 km between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Johannesburg to London — 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 Johannesburg to London 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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3 out of 5
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