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Flights Edinburgh - Johannesburg

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Get useful information about Edinburgh and Johannesburg to organize your journey.
Currency and cost comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 18.91 ZAR
Euro South African Rand
1 ZAR = 0.06 EUR
Last checked on 28 January 2023
Train
Local, one-way ticket
16%

Trains in Johannesburg are 16% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
2.04€
Johannesburg
1.71€
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
53%

A meal in Johannesburg is 53% cheaper than a meal in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
16.98€
Johannesburg
8.02€
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
61%

A taxi fare in Johannesburg is 61% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
3.4€
Johannesburg
1.34€
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
51%

Coffee in Johannesburg is 51% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
3.49€
Johannesburg
1.71€
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
K Distance: 9602 kms

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How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Edinburgh to Johannesburg?
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 1.34 EUR euros, 61% cheaper than Edinburgh, with a fare of 3.40 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 16% less in Johannesburg: 1.71 EUR euros against 2.04 EUR euros in Edinburgh. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 8.02 EUR euros in Johannesburg, 53% less than the 16.98 EUR euros in Edinburgh. The price of a coffee is approximately 51% cheaper in Johannesburg, with an average of 1.71 EUR euros, while in Edinburgh the coffee costs 3.49 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:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Edinburgh to Johannesburg are:
  • Virgin Atlantic, stopping in London for 115 minutes at least.
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