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Cheapest flights to London

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Flights from Johannesburg to London

Flights from Johannesburg to London will get you to this cosmopolitan metropolis. The flight time from Johannesburg to London is approximately 11 hours and 15 minutes. Airlines will depart from O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) or Lanseria International Airport (HLA) and land at London Heathrow Airport (LHR) or Gatwick Airport (LGW). Popular airlines flying from Johannesburg to London are: British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, South African Airways, Air France, and Lufthansa. Direct flights from Johannesburg to London are available.

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Things to know before you travel to London

General information

Essential details you need to know before your trip.

Country England
Currency Pound Sterling
Exchange rate 1 ZAR = 0.05 GBP
Language English
Hub airport Heathrow (LHR) / Gatwick (LGW)
Time difference London is 1 hour behind Johannesburg
Travel adaptor Type G

Travel documents

You will need a valid passport and U.K. visa to fly from Johannesburg to London.

Airport information

It is a 15-minute train ride or 40-minute drive from Heathrow Airport, or a 35-minute train ride from Gatwick Airport, to the London city centre. The flight time from Johannesburg to London is approximately 11 hours and 15 minutes.

Main attractions

Some of the top attractions in London are the Tower Bridge, Buckingham Palace, and Westminster Abbey.

Cost of living in London

Compare the costs of everyday items in Johannesburg and London

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

Johannesburg R 110.00
London R 261.88

Local beer

0,5L Draught

Johannesburg R 25.00
London R 78.56

Pack of cigarettes


Johannesburg R 40.00
London R 167.52

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

Johannesburg R 10.00
London R 69.84



Johannesburg R 23.43
London R 45.86
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