Deal Alert: UK Cities to South Africa From £398 Return With Qatar

May 27, 2019

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Flight deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency such as Expedia. Remember: Fares may disappear quickly, so book right away and take advantage of or Expedia’s friendly cancellation policy if you’re unable to get the time away from work or family.

Want to get away to South Africa? You could be in luck by the way of cheap fares. Five-star carrier Qatar Airways is offering return flights from Cardiff (CWL) and London (LGW) to Johannesburg (JNB) from just £398.

Both of the flights, regardless if you’re travelling from Cardiff or London, require a stop in Doha (DOH). Some of the itineraries have long layovers, which you may want to avoid. Lowest prices are available from June 2019 to March 2020, including over the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.

To book, head to Google Flights and enter Cardiff (CWL) or London (LGW) as your departure city and Johannesburg (JNB) as your arriving city. Then, scroll through the calendar to find dates that work best for you. Click through to book directly with Qatar.

Airline: Qatar Airways
Routes: CWL/LGW to JNB
Cost: £398+ return
Travel Dates: June 2019 to March 2020

Here are some examples of what you can book:

Cardiff (CWL) to Johannesburg (JNB) for £398 return in June:

Cardiff (CWL) to Johannesburg (JNB) for £398 return in March:

London (LGW) to Johannesburg (JNB) for £412 return in August/September:

London (LGW) to Johannesburg (JNB) for £412 return in December/January:

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