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Travelers usually depart from Birmingham, Birmingham Coach Station, Birmingham - New Street Station, Birmingham - Dudley St Bus Stop, or Birmingham - Bearwood when they travel from Birmingham to Johannesburg. Book your trip to arrive at O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Lufthansa, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, and Qatar Airways. Birmingham and Johannesburg have 393 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Birmingham to Johannesburg

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
0
EmiratesUAEEKNo0
0
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYes0
0
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYes0
0

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • No quarantine is required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in South Africa – 10/2022
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Most travelers from Birmingham, BHX can enter South Africa, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in South Africa in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Birmingham?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Birmingham and Barcelona, Amsterdam, Istanbul, Dublin, Málaga, Kraków, Lisbon, Madrid, Brussels, Rome, Alicante, Faro, Bucharest, Palma, Majorca, Paris, Vienna, Athens, Ibiza, Porto, Budapest.
What are the most popular routes to and from Johannesburg?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Johannesburg and Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, London, George, Harare, East London, Manchester, Bulawayo, Bloemfontein, Lusaka, Accra, Denpasar, Ho Chi Minh City, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Entebbe, Dar es Salaam, Gaborone, Tokyo.
What airports are near Birmingham?
The main airport in Birmingham is Birmingham. It is also served by Heathrow, Gatwick, London Stansted, Manchester, Luton, Birmingham, Bristol, Liverpool John Lennon, London City, Leeds Bradford.
What buses and trains depart from Birmingham?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Birmingham, including National Express.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Birmingham and Johannesburg?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Birmingham and Johannesburg thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Birmingham and Johannesburg can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Birmingham and Johannesburg?
Currently, you can fly between Birmingham and Johannesburg with Ryanair, Lufthansa, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Qatar Airways.
When's the best time to travel between Birmingham and Johannesburg?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Birmingham and Johannesburg, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between Birmingham and Johannesburg?
Traveling between Birmingham and Johannesburg, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
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What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Birmingham and Johannesburg arrive?
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