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London to Johannesburg Flights

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Selected fares from London to Johannesburg

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
LON JNB Mon, Feb 2 - Mon, Feb 23 $827
LON JNB Mon, Sep 15 - Tue, Sep 30 $983
LON JNB Mon, Sep 15 - Tue, Sep 30 $996
LON JNB Mon, Sep 15 - Tue, Sep 30 $1,000
LON JNB Tue, Mar 17 - Sun, Mar 29 $1,013
LON JNB Tue, Mar 17 - Sun, Mar 29 $1,174
LON JNB Mon, Sep 15 - Tue, Sep 30 $1,195
LON JNB Mon, Sep 15 - Tue, Sep 30 $1,471
LON JNB Mon, Sep 15 - Tue, Sep 30 $1,529
LON JNB Mon, Sep 15 - Tue, Sep 30 $1,529

London and Johannesburg airports and terminals

Airports in London , GB
map of airports in London
  • 1

    Heathrow Airport (LHR)

    Distance from City Center: 14 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LHR to JNB

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 South African Airways, US Airways
    Terminal 3 Virgin Atlantic
    Terminal 5 British Airways, Iberia
  • 2

    Gatwick airport (LGW)

    Distance from City Center: 25 miles

  • 3

    Stansted airport (STN)

    Distance from City Center: 30.2 miles

  • 4

    Luton Airport (LTN)

    Distance from City Center: 27.4 miles

  • 5

    London City Airport (LCY)

    Distance from City Center: 7.4 miles

  • 6

    Southend airport (SEN)

    Distance from City Center: 35.9 miles

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Airports in Johannesburg , ZA
map of airports in Johannesburg
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    Johannesburg Int'l Airport (JNB)

    Distance from City Center: 13.4 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LON to JNB

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal A British Airways, Iberia, South African Airways, US Airways, Virgin Atlantic
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Cheap flights from London to Johannesburg

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Featured Johannesburg Airport Hotels

Southern Sun OR Tambo International Airport

3 stars
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Protea Hotel OR Tambo Airport

4 stars
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Metcourt Suites

2 stars
3.5 / 5 4 reviews

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Doreale Grande

5 stars
4.5 / 5 2 reviews

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...Situated just 3 kms from Johannesburg International Airport and 24 kms from Johannesburg's CBD and the popular area of Sandton. More

Hotel only $80

The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo

4 stars
4.1 / 5 17 reviews

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The Life Aviator offers a free airport shuttle service to and from OR Tambo International Airport.... More

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Airport Grand

4 stars
3.5 / 5 20 reviews

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The hotels facilities include an outdoor pool, car park, and a shuttle service to the airport.... More

August

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from London to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Aug 10 London (LHR) Johannesburg (JNB) Qatar Airways $1,094
Earn $10.94
Return Sun, Aug 17 Johannesburg (JNB) London (LHR) Qatar Airways

Best one-week trip in August from London to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Aug 10 London (LHR) Johannesburg (JNB) Qatar Airways $1,094
Earn $10.94
Return Sun, Aug 17 Johannesburg (JNB) London (LHR) Qatar Airways
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September

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from London to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Sep 15 London (LHR) Johannesburg (JNB) Etihad Airways $983
Earn $9.83
Return Tue, Sep 30 Johannesburg (JNB) London (LHR) Etihad Airways
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October

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from London to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Oct 1 London (LHR) Johannesburg (JNB) Qatar Airways $996
Earn $9.96
Return Wed, Oct 8 Johannesburg (JNB) London (LHR) Qatar Airways

Best one-week trip in October from London to Johannesburg

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Oct 1 London (LHR) Johannesburg (JNB) Qatar Airways $996
Earn $9.96
Return Wed, Oct 8 Johannesburg (JNB) London (LHR) Qatar Airways
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Flights to Johannesburg

London Heathrow Airport

London Heathrow Airport is the main airport that serves those traveling in and out of the city. You can book low-cost flights from London to any city in the world through Orbitz.com. London Heathrow Airport is the busiest airport in the United Kingdom. It is located west of central London and offers direct and connecting flights to locations throughout the world. The major airlines that service Heathrow Airport include Air Canada, Air France, Air China, American Airlines, Australian Airlines and British Airways. You can book flights on these, and many other airlines that fly out of this airport, on Orbitz.com.

Parking at Heathrow Airport

London Heathrow Airport has long-term and short-term parking lots. Long-term parking is available at Terminal 1, Terminal 3 and Terminal 4 and costs £17.90 per day. Short-term parking is available at every terminal and is free for the first 15 minutes. You are then charged £2.80 per hour. Each parking lot has shuttle services that travelers can use to get to the airport's main entrance.

London Ground Transportation

London has public busses, trams, a light rail service and a heavy rail service. London's transport system serves every area of the city and provides services directly to London Heathrow Airport. There are complimentary shuttle services available that take travelers from bus and rail stops close to the airport right to the ticket gates. There are also taxi services available to travelers as well. If you are flying into London and need transportation, book a rental car in advance on Orbitz.com.

Airport Dining Facilities

There are many places to dine in London Heathrow Airport, including Coffee Republic, The Bridge Bar, The Skylark and Bagel Street. Krispy Kreme, TGI Friday's and Starbucks are also located in the dining area. Always use Orbitz.com to find great sales on flights from London, and arrive to the airport early enough to grab a snack and relax before your trip.

Airports in Johannesburg

A young and dynamic city, Johannesburg is a transit point connecting more popular tourist destinations like Cape Town and Kruger National Park. The tourism of the city bloomed after passing visitors discovered its beauty. Long and interconnecting flights to Johannesburg are made simple by using Orbitz.com.

There are four airports in the Johannesburg area: O.R. Tambo International Airport, Lanseria Airport, Rand Airport and Grand Central Airport. ORTIA is the nearest airport to Johannesburg and is roughly 14 miles east of the city. It is the hub to major airlines like Air France, British Airways, Singapore Airlines and South African Airways. Lanseria Airport and Grand Central Airport are both privately owned international airports and handle private and chartered flights.

Transportation from O.R. Tambo International Airport

Arriving passengers can easily switch from international terminals to domestic terminals through the Gautrain rail transit system. The transit system also links the airport to Sandton, the main business district and a popular tourist destination in the metro. You can also reserve car rental services on Orbitz.com prior to arriving in the airport for hassle-free transportation. Five bus lines also pass through ORTIA twice a day. Private bus companies run to and from the airport and link passengers to Johannesburg's central business district.

Weather in Johannesburg

Winter in Johannesburg begins in May and is considered the sunniest, albeit the coldest, part of the year. Frost can be experienced on occasional nights, and temperatures can drop to 4 degrees Celsius. Rainfall occurs during the summer months and can bring about afternoon thunderstorms.

Major Attractions in Johannesburg

Johannesburg is home to some of the tallest buildings in Africa, including the Sentech Tower and the Carlton Centre. Johannesburg is also regarded as one of the greenest cities in the world because of the millions of trees planted within the city. Many tourists enjoy shopping in the upscale shopping malls like the Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton City. Johannesburg is dedicated to wildlife preservation and is home to the Lion Park nature reserve and the De Wildt Cheetah Centre. If you like the fusion of business and wildlife in one city, you can check your planner and reserve budget flights to Johannesburg on Orbitz.com.

Interesting facts about flights from London to Johannesburg

    • 5 direct flights are operating from London to Johannesburg today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 11h 6m.
    • South African Airways flight 235 (2:00 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A330-200) is today's earliest available flight from London to Johannesburg.
    • British Airways flight 057 (4:20 PM GMT, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from London to Johannesburg.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from London to Johannesburg (British Airways flight 057, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) takes 10h 45m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from London to Johannesburg (South African Airways flight 235, Airbus Industrie A330-200) takes 11h 20m.
    • Flights from Gatwick airport (LGW), Heathrow Airport (LHR), London City Airport (LCY), Luton Airport (LTN), Southend airport (SEN), Stansted airport (STN) to Johannesburg Int'l Airport (JNB) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between London and Johannesburg

Equipment Carrier
Airbus Industrie A380 Passenger British Airways
Boeing 777 British Airways
Airbus Industrie A330-200 South African Airways, US Airways
Airbus Industrie A340-200 South African Airways
Airbus Industrie A340-300 South African Airways, US Airways, Virgin Atlantic
Boeing 747-400 Passenger British Airways, Iberia
Airbus Industrie A340-600 Virgin Atlantic, South African Airways, US Airways