Flights Edinburgh - Johannesburg

Route information

Currency and cost comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
27% Trains in Johannesburg are 27% cheaper than in Edinburgh.
Edinburgh 2.35€
Johannesburg 1.71€
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
50% A meal in Johannesburg is 50% cheaper than a meal in Edinburgh.
Edinburgh 18.79€
Johannesburg 9.8€
Exchange rate
1 EUR = 20.54 ZAR
1 ZAR = 0.05 EUR
Last checked on 12 June 2024
Distance: 9602 kms
Edinburgh airports
Turnhouse (EDI) How far from city centre: 10 kms
Glasgow Scotland (GLA) How far from city centre: 67 kms
Prestwick (PIK) How far from city centre: 101 kms
Johannesburg airports
OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) How far from city centre: 1 kms
Lanseria Intl Apt (HLA) How far from city centre: 48 kms
Rand (QRA) How far from city centre: 13 kms
Grand Central (GCJ) How far from city centre: 7 kms

Find flights from Edinburgh - Johannesburg

Are you excited for an amazing trip from Edinburgh to Johannesburg? You are in the right place! If you need a little getaway to see a loved one or a comfortable flight for your business trip, the best deal prices and airline carriers are a click away from you. You either are looking for a cheap flight or are in a hurry to find a last-minute ticket, no worries! eDreams will take care of everything you need for a perfect vacation in Johannesburg. You will get a large selection of airfares from standard and low cost airlines worldwide and easily book your tickets for this route. Don´t forget to book a hotel and choose a car for your perfect trip as a package. Choose the best-suited flight and fasten your seatbelt, we are flying!

Frequently asked questions about flights from Edinburgh to Johannesburg

What are the benefits of booking flexible flight tickets?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to South Africa. At eDreams have you covered!
For flights from Edinburgh to Johannesburg, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Edinburgh and Johannesburg. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is Johannesburg more expensive than Edinburgh to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Johannesburg costs an average of 1.00 EUR euros, 80% cheaper than Edinburgh, with a fare of 4.99 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 27% less in Johannesburg: 1.71 EUR euros against 2.35 EUR euros in Edinburgh. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 9.80 EUR euros in Johannesburg, 48% less than the 18.79 EUR euros in Edinburgh. The price of a coffee is approximately 58% cheaper in Johannesburg, with an average of 1.70 EUR euros, while in Edinburgh the coffee costs 4.06 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Edinburgh to Johannesburg flights?
The most popular month for flights from Edinburgh to Johannesburg are: September, December and November.
When is the best time to travel from Edinburgh to Johannesburg?
A good period of the year to visit Johannesburg from Edinburgh really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, December is the best month to fly to Johannesburg from Edinburgh, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by October and April. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds February, June and July are the months with fewer searches for the route Edinburgh -  Johannesburg.
What is the duration of a flight from Edinburgh to Johannesburg?
Flight time, on average, from Edinburgh to Johannesburg is usually 15:13 hours on average, at an average distance of 11,380 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Johannesburg compared to Edinburgh?
The average temperature in Edinburgh the average temperature is 24.09 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 3.0 mm , Johannesburg's temperatures reach 31.84 during the hot season, with 6.0 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -0.43 degrees in Johannesburg, compared to the -4.11 average degrees reported in Edinburgh. During the winter period, Edinburgh can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Johannesburg have an average of 0.9 mm rain level.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Edinburgh to Johannesburg are:
Virgin Atlantic, stopping in London for 115 minutes at least.

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