London to South Africa flight duration

What is the flight time from London to South Africa?

Unfortunately there are no direct flights flying between London and South Africa so the flight duration below is a calculation based on a commercial airliner flying directly from London to South Africa

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The flight time from London to South Africa is 11 hours 27 minutes.

A direct flight from London (LHR) to South Africa () has a duration of 11 hours 27 minutes.

A distance of 5,843 miles / 9,403 km.

Related: Return journey South Africa to London flight duration


Flights from London to South Africa | Airports, Distances & Flight Duration

  • The average flight time from London to South Africa is 11 hours 27 minutes
  • Distance from London to South Africa is 5,843 miles / 9,403 km
  • London is served by 5 airports London Heathrow Airport , London Gatwick Airport , London Luton Airport , London Stansted Airport , London City Airport
  • South Africa is served by 1 airports Cape Town International Airport
  • The currency in South Africa, South Africa is the South African Rand

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between London, United Kingdom and South Africa, South Africa? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 11 hours 27 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.

INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

London to South Africa flight time via Johannesburg O.R. Tambo | LHR to PLZ via JNB
London to Johannesburg O.R. Tambo
11 hours 05 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
3 hours 50 minutes
Johannesburg O.R. Tambo to South Africa
1 hours 35 minutes
Total journey time
16 hours 30 minutes
London to South Africa flight time via Cape Town | LHR to PLZ via CPT
London to Cape Town
11 hours 30 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
5 hours 15 minutes
Cape Town to South Africa
1 hours 20 minutes
Total journey time
18 hours 05 minutes

Airlines flying between London and South Africa

Most popular airlines that fly the route between London and South Africa

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Air France
Air France
British Airways
British Airways
easyJet
easyJet

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London & South Africa local time and timezones

South Africa, South Africa time is 1 hours ahead of London, United Kingdom

Date and time in London, United Kingdom:
08:59 Thu, 20 Jun, 2019,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

Date and time in South Africa, South Africa:
09:59 Thu, 20 Jun, 2019,
Johannesburg Timezone: SAST (+02:00)


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The cheapest months to travel from London to South Africa

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