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Birmingham to Johannesburg flights

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Departure Fri, 05 Mar Return Sat, 13 Mar
BHX Birmingham
JNB Johannesburg
return from £406
Departure Fri, 19 Mar Return Fri, 26 Mar
BHX Birmingham
JNB Johannesburg
return from £423
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 20.34 ZAR
British Pound Sterling South African Rand
1 ZAR = 0.05 GBP
Last checked on 25 February 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
30%

Trains in Johannesburg are 30% cheaper than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.4
Johannesburg
£1.7
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
32%

A meal in Johannesburg is 32% cheaper than a meal in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£10
Johannesburg
£6.81
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
45%

A taxi fare in Johannesburg is 45% cheaper than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.2
Johannesburg
£1.22
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
49%

Coffee in Johannesburg is 49% cheaper than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.67
Johannesburg
£1.37
Birmingham airports
  • ( Manchester International (MAN)
    How far from city centre: 62 miles
  • ( Birmingham Intl (BHX)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( East Midlands (EMA)
    How far from city centre: 34 miles
Johannesburg airports
  • ( OR Tambo International Airport (JNB)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
  • ( Lanseria Intl Apt (HLA)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ( Rand (QRA)
    How far from city centre: 8 miles
  • ( Grand Central (GCJ)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
K Distance: 5729 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Birmingham to Johannesburg

😷 Is it safe to travel from Birmingham to Johannesburg during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions South Africa may apply when travelling from Birmingham. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Birmingham to Johannesburg at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Birmingham to Johannesburg is 406£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Johannesburg expensive to visit compared to Birmingham?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Johannesburg costs an average of 1.20 GBP, 45% cheaper than Birmingham, with a fare of 2.20 GBP, while train tickets costs 40% less in Johannesburg: 1.44 GBP against 2.40 GBP in Birmingham. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 7.18 GBP in Johannesburg, 28% less than the 10.00 GBP in Birmingham. The price of the coffee is around 50% cheaper in Johannesburg, with an average of 1.36 GBP, while in Birmingham the coffee costs 2.71 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Birmingham to Johannesburg?
The most popular months to book a trip from Birmingham to Johannesburg are December, October and November, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Birmingham to Johannesburg?
The best time of the year to go to Johannesburg when flying from Birmingham depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1º month to fly to Johannesburg from Birmingham in terms of searches from our customer, followed by August and July. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, June and October are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Birmingham -  Johannesburg.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Birmingham to Johannesburg?
The total flight time between Birmingham and Johannesburg is of around 16:54 hours on average, considering an average distance of 13,049 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Johannesburg compared to Birmingham?
While in Birmingham the temperatures can reach an average of 27.42 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 6.0 mm ,Johannesburg's temperatures can go up to 31.84 ºC during the hot season, with 6.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -0.43 ºC in Johannesburg, compared to the -3.11 ºC average degrees reported in Birmingham. During the winter period, Birmingham can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Johannesburg have an average of 0.9 mm rain level.
Which are the airlines with flights from Birmingham to Johannesburg?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Birmingham to Johannesburg are Swiss International Air Lines.
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